Happenings on Base

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Happenings on Base

by: Stripes Korea | .
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published: October 04, 2012

Do you want to know what's going on at your base? Well, take a look here. (This was updated Oct. 4.)

CAMP HUMPHREYS

*** The deadline to sign up for the Monday, Oct 8 Outdoor Rec trip to Seoul Land Zoo has been extended to Thursday. (753-3013 – 031-690-3013)

*** WANTED – WEENIE DOGS for the Octoberfest “Running of the Wieners.” Do you have a Daschund? Then you need to enter it in the Weenie Race as part of the Saturday, Oct. 13 Oktoberfest celebration. Contact Paul Parrish at 753-8820 (031-690-8820) to enter your short-legged friend.

*** Friday, Oct 5 and Monday, Oct 8 -- Ration Control is closed Friday for the Training Holiday and Monday for Columbus Day. If you need Ration Card assistance, do it Thursday or wait until next week. 753-8618

*** Tuesday, Oct 16 -- The Quarterly US Army Garrison - Humphreys' Town Hall Meeting will be held in the Community Activity Center beginning at 6 pm. Take this opportunity to find out what will be happening at Camp Humphreys over the next three months and ask your questions of the Commander and Garrison Staff.

THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND AHEAD (Friday, Oct 5-Tuesday, Oct 9)
Friday, Oct 5 – Training Holiday
Friday, Oct 5 – Early Release from School
Friday, Oct 5 – A cappela Prelims for Rising Star, CAC (753-8825)
Saturday, Oct 6 – Discover Seoul to Global Air Show (753-8059)
Saturday, Oct 6 – Open Casting Call for “A Christmas Carol,” CAC (753-8825)
Saturday, Oct 6 – Community Yard Sale, Commissary Lot (753-3013)
Saturday, Oct 6 – Humphreys Fitness Games, Independence Park (753-6281)
Saturday, Oct 6 – Open Recreation, School Age Center (753-8507)
Monday, Oct 8 – Columbus Day, No School, Many Offices closed
Monday, Oct 8 – Outdoor Rec trip to Seoul Land Zoo (753-3013)

UPCOMING DEADLINES

Thursday, Oct 4 – Outdoor Rec trip to Seoul Land Zoo (753-3013)
Friday, Oct 5 – Community Yard Sale Oct 6 (753-3013)
Tuesday, Oct 9 – Submission deadline for AFAP issues (753-8238)
Wednesday, Oct 10 – PAO trip to Buddhist Temple and Folk Village
Friday, Oct 12 –Deposits on BOSS Veteran’s Day Thailand Trip (753-8970/8825)

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ATTENTION PARENTS OF SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN – Attached is information and the required form for Free or Reduced-Priced School Lunches. As the information points out, you can take the completed form to Parent Central with the required documentation and it will be processed by the School Liaison Office. Contact SLO Jonathan DeLong at 753-8069 (031-690-8069) or stop by Parent Central for further information.

SCHOOL AGE SERVICES HAS SPACE AVAILABLE for both the Before-School and After-School programs. Contact Parent Central at 753-3413/5973 (031-690-3413/5973) for information.

SERGEANT AUDIE MURPHY CLUB: Calling all members of the prestigious Sergeant Audie Murphy Club located in Area III (Camp Humphreys, Osan and Suwon). Members are urgently needed to re-energize the Area III Chapter. If you are a SAMC member and passionate about giving back to Soldiers and our Community through mentorship and volunteering, please contact SFC Daniel Venton at 783-5537 or 010-4903-245.

The Painted Door Thrift Shop is looking for an Assistant Manager. Hours are Tuesdays, Thursdays, and the first Saturday's of the month from 10 am-2 pm and you can apply in-person during business hours. Call 753-7014 (031-690-7014) for details.

Youth Sports is still in need of volunteer coaches for Flag Football, Soccer, Basketball, Cheerleading and Swimming. Contact Youth Sports Director Brad Ficek at 753-5601 (031-690-5601) or at Bradley.d.ficek.naf@mail.mil.

ATTENTION NON-COMMAND SPONSORED SPOUSES – According to Captain Kathryn Sulkowski, OIC of the Humphreys Health Clinic, some Non-Command Sponsored Family members report that their FRG representative is telling them that Non-Command Sponsored dependents only receive Space-A treatment at the Clinic. Captain Sulkowski says “The Camp Humphreys Health Clinic will schedule appointments for Active Duty and their dependents (Command and Non-Command sponsored) as priority. Non-command sponsored dependents do need to in-process through TRICARE on the second floor of the clinic and complete paperwork to transition to TRICARE Plus.” She added that Non-Command sponsored dependents need to be aware that emergency and specialty care in the Korean hospitals or emergency rooms will be an “out-of-pocket expense.” The Camp Humphreys Clinic DOES NOT have an Emergency Room.

Please help improve future bus routes on Humphreys by taking the passenger survey online. It’s fast and easy to take and your opinion matters!
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?fromEmail=true&formkey=dE02...

USFK Regulation 190-1 (Motor Vehicle Traffic Supervision) has been revised with the following substantial changes: it eliminates the need for high-visibility outer upper-body garments, reflective vests or belts when riding motorcycles; all motorcycles/mopeds regardless of size of cubic centimeters (CC's) must be registered at the Area VRO; handicap decals issued by USFK vehicle recorders are only valid on USFK installations. For more information or questions, contact Jeff Thomas at 753-3199 or email jeffery.m.thomas2.civ@mail.mil

JOB OPENING: Humphreys USO Program Coordinator. Please stop by the USO for more details. Apply online: www.uso.org/careers.

Per the Garrison Commander’s directive, there will no longer be monthly Community Update Briefings (CUB). POC regarding any questions per this subject is Mr. Dave Satterfield at 753-8618, or via email at david.l.satterfield.civ@mail.mil.

The Family Readiness Center is temporarily closed because of a bad roof leak. Activities have been moved to the Main ACS as a result. The FRC should reopen next week.

Army Family Action Plan (AFAP) is YOUR voice in the Army. If you have a quality of life issue or recommendations on how to reduce government spending please submit them to ACS or any drop box in the community. Issues can also be submitted on-line at www.myarmyonesource.com. Issue submission deadline is Oct 8. 753-8238 (031-690-8238)

Every Sunday (10 a.m.-7 p.m.) starting Sept. 2 – Back to School Laser Tag Special – 2-4-1 – Pay for one game, play two. Call 753-8031 (031-690-3013) for more information.

YONGSAN GARRISON

OCT. 5: Boss Ball – A Night in Hollywood at Sung Nam Golf Club. 5 p.m. $15/person. Sign-up deadline is Sept. 20 at Moyer or K-16 CAC. Call 741-6030 for more information.

OCT. 19: Operation Rising Star. 6 p.m. Register by 5 p.m., Oct. 16 at Moyer CAC, K-16 CAC, and R&R Bar & Grill. For more information, call 723-5721 or go to USAG Yongsan, FMWR Facebook page.

OCT. 31: Sign-up deadline for Thanksgiving Day Beijing Tour on Nov. 22-25. Adult (from 12 yrs) - $690 (double), $790 (single), child (under 11 yrs) - $590 (share twin), $500 (no bed). For more information, call 734-7003 Ext. 2.

OSAN AIR BASE

KUNSAN AIR BASE

OCT. 6-8: Mt. Sorak National Park. 7 a.m. $250/person. Sign up by 5 p.m., Sept. 27. Call Falcon CAC at 782-5213/4679 for more information.

Football Frenzy at the Loring Club: Every Sunday at 7 a.m. College football streamed live on big screen (ESPN College Football Primetime with AFN) Tuesdays starting at 1600 (1600 and 2045, Monday night football reruns plus NFL “DVR” game of choice) FREE “Tailgate Buffet” for members; $5 for non-members. End of season bonus drawing for $500 FSS gift card.

CAMP CASEY/CAMP HOVEY

OCT. 31: CASEY 5/10 KM RUN HALLOWEEN RUN AND 30 KM: HOVEY Fitness Center Registration 6 a.m. Race Time 6:30 a.m. 732-6276/6927

NOV. 10: CASEY 5/10 KM RUN AND 30 KM BIKE: CASEY Hanson Fitness Center (*Recognizing Military Family Appreciation Month) Registration 9 a.m. Race Time 10 a.m. 732-6276/6927

NOV. 17: RUN-A-THON 50 MILE CHALLENGE: CASEY Schoonover Registration 8 a.m. Race Time 9 a.m. 732-6276/6927

CAMP RED CLOUD/CAMP STANLEY/CAMP CASEY/CAMP HOVEY

AUG. 8-DEC. 2012: Camp Red Cloud Mitchell's Sports Grill closed for renovation. Outdoor lunch service available at the Camp Red Cloud Golf Course with limited menus and services. Hours of operation at the Camp Red Cloud Golf Course Lunch: Mon.-Fri., 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Bar: Wed.-Fri., 5-10 p.m. For more info call 031-874-3013.

SEPT. 21-NOV. 9: Sign-up starts for USAG-RC and Area I FMWR BEIJING, CHINA TOUR on Nov. 9-12 (Veteran's Day Weekend). Register at any USAG-Red Cloud and Area I Community Activity Center beginning Sept. 21. Shared Room: $949/person, single room: $1,179/person (includes roundtrip airfare, visa fee, accommodations for three nights in a five-star hotel, daily hotel breakfast, three lunches and two dinners.) For more information, call your local CAC. Camp Casey: 730-4601, Camp Hovey: 730-5125, Camp Stanley: 732-5366, Camp Red Cloud: 732-6246. For more info call 730-4601.

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