Stuttgart Community Update February 2018

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Support Service Updates

Behavioral Health expands services to AD Family Members

  • The Stuttgart Army Health Clinic Behavioral Health department is now open to both active duty and active duty family members for all care (child, adult, therapy, medications).
  • A marriage and family therapist is now available for active duty and their families.
  • A child therapist has been embedded in the high school. Parents/students call the Behavioral Health front desk to schedule an appointment. The child therapist can see children of non-active duty parents as long as they are enrolled in DEERS. The clinic anticipates starting a provider in the middle school under the same program by early March.
  • Services for retirees or non-active duty civilians continue to be unavailable. DSN: 590-1615/civ. 06371-9464-1615.

Garrison App Available for Android & Apple Users

  • USAG Stuttgart launched an informational mobile app including one-touch emergency contacts, quick appointment links, the bus schedule, things to do and more.
  • Download the app in Google Play or iTunes, search “USAG Stuttgart”

RSO is Hiring

  • The Stuttgart Religious Support Office is currently seeking applicants for:
  • Music Leader: Direct choir, lead congregation in Worship Service.
  • Worship Instrumentalist: Select all musical selections for Religious Services, and coordinate choir rehearsal.
  • Childcare Provider: Multiple providers for chapel Watch Care services. Individuals must have experience working with infants and toddlers. Applicants must be willing to work weekdays/end and Holidays. Flexible hours. Background check is required.
  • Positions are open for all Religious Services on Panzer, Patch and Robinson Barracks. Send resumes to Sgt. 1st Class Tameka Dixon at tameka.d.dixon.mil@mail.mil.

FMWR is Hiring

  • Child and Youth Program Assistants and Family Child Care (FCC) Home-Based Providers Needed – Positions are open to all qualified candidates eligible for appointment under U.S. employment conditions. Visit the USAJOBS link or Contact Parent Central Services at DSN: 430-7480/7488/civ. 0711-680-748.
  • Sports Officials & Adult Fitness Instructors Needed, Paid & Volunteer OpportunitiesDSN 431-2616 / CIV 07031-15-2616 or DSN 430-5606 / CIV 0711-680-5606 Attend the CYS sports officials’ hiring/training clinics:
  • Volleyball: Feb. 6-8
  • Baseball/Softball: Feb. 13-15
  • Soccer: Feb. 20-22
  • Youth SKIES Unlimited Instructors Needed – Seeking instructors for piano, voice, dance, art, swimming, martial arts, speech therapy, foreign languages or other child/youth specialized programs. Must be 18 years old or older. Call DSN: 430-6281 / CIV 0711-680-6281 or email stuttgartcys@googlemail.com.

Deadlines

Voting Deadlines

DeCA Scholarships for Military Children: Deadline Feb. 16, Read More

Patch Arts and Crafts Valentine’s Day Special

  • Deadline: Feb. 13: Special order balloon bouquets available. Order 10 or more latex balloons and receive free high float that makes the balloons last longer. Spend more than $25 on Valentine’s Day balloons to be entered for a drawing, Feb. 13 at noon. The winner will receive a Valentine’s treat and craft basket and does not need to be present to win. The center will be open at 8 a.m. Feb. 14 for balloon pick-ups.
  • DSN 430-5270 / CIV 0711-680-5270.

Spring Youth Sports Registration

  • Deadline: Feb. 23: Choose between baseball, softball, soccer, track, tennis, volleyball, and developmental baseball and soccer. Space is limited in some sports and locations.
  • Register at Parent Central Services or online via webtrac. Price varies depending on sport. DSN 430-7480 / CIV 0711-6807480.

Training

  • Red Cross First Aid & Babysitter Training
  • Suicide Prevention ASIST Training
  • Required Annual Training (RAT) for Workforce (CAC access only)
  • Official Mail Training: Feb. 9 from 9-11 a.m. at the Panzer Digital Training. Bldg. 2931, Room # 1. Call DSN: 421-2520/4286.
  • Sponsorship Training – First Wednesday of every month at Army Community Service (ACS) Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
  • Family Readiness Group (FRG) Training – at ACS, DSN 431-3362 / CIV 07031-15-3362.
  • o   Feb. 8: Informal Funds Custodian Training, 1-3 p.m. – Guidance for the FRG mission, the FRG informal fund and the roles and responsibilities of the commander, funds custodian and alternate funds custodian when dealing with FRG funds.o   Feb. 18: Foundation Training, 9-11 a.m. This is a pre-requisite for all other FRG training.
  • Feb. 13 – 15: Certified ACS Instructor Training, 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at ACS. In this 3 day course, gain the knowledge and skill on “Effective Instruction”, “Teaching the Adult Learner”, and more. After the class you will be a certified ACS Instructors and be able to teach classes. A presentation is required on the last day of this training. DSN 431-3362 / CIV 07031-15-3362.

Monthly Themes

  • American Heart Month
  • Black History Month
  • Military Saves Week
  • Presidents Day Holiday
  • Youth Leadership Month

Monthly Highlights

Watch the Winter Olympics

Polar Bear Club

  • Through Feb. 28, Stuttgart Sports and Fitness Centers
  • Join the free incentive program designed to keep you motivated and active. Do 30 workouts at any garrison fitness center, participate in 3 fitness classes, and utilize 1 community recreation program.
  • Register at Patch Fitness Center or email pfcpolarbearclub@gmail.com.

Better Opportunities for Single Servicemembers (BOSS) Meetings

  • 1st and 3rd Wednesday, 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
  • The 1st Wednesday, at the Patch Arts & Crafts Center, Patch Barracks.
  • The 3rd Wednesday, at Headquarters and Headquarters Company (HHC) Headquarters on Panzer Kaserne, located next to the Panzer Commissary.

Army Community Service Programs – Ongoing

  • ACS, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, free, open to all ID cardholders
  • English as a Second Language, Every Monday and Thursday, 9 – 11 a.m.
  • German Immersion, Every Monday, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Support Groups: Autism, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)/Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Exceptional Family Member Program bowling nights

Fitness Center Orientations – Ongoing

  • Patch Fitness Center, Patch Barracks, 2nd Tuesday of each month, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Quick introduction to the equipment, overview of fitness and sport programs and gym etiquette
  • Registration required, call DSN 430-7136 / CIV 0711-680-7136

Patch Library, Building 2343, Patch Barracks – Ongoing

  • Preschool Storytime, Every Wednesday, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Ages 0 – 4
  • Lego Club, 1st Wednesday of each month, 4 – 5 p.m. Ages 6 – 12.

RBZ Events Schedule – Activities, and events at the new RB Zentrum community club.

USO Stuttgart Events Schedule – Activities, events and trips from the USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne

o   Free Hot Dogs – Every other Wednesday, 11 a.m.

o   Birthday Celebrations – Have a Birthday this month? Come for cake/singing, First Thursday, Noon – 12:30 p.m.

DODEA School CalendarNote: The Panzer Kaserne back gate is open during specific times on days when the schools are in session.

HBB’s – Approved On-Post Home Based Businesses

Monthly Calendar

February 1

Child & Youth Services Recruitment Fair

  • Army Community Service, Room 212, Panzer Kaserne, 3-7 p.m.
  • Opportunity is available to work as a Child and Youth Program Assistant. Must be 18 years or older, lift 40 pounds, possess a High School diploma or GED certificate and favorable completion of pre-employment health screening and background checks. Hourly rate based on qualification; Entry Level $10.92, Skill Level $12.13, and Target Level $13.36 per hour. Be prepared to interview on the day of the event. Bring a resume, a high school diploma or college transcripts, PCS orders, 4 reference email addresses, passport, social security card and any other supporting documents. Applicants must apply on USAJOBS.GOV to announcement #SCNAFDZ1710030837SR in conjunction with the Recruitment Fair, assistance is avaialble to complete the application at the fair.
  • DSN 593-7026/CIV 09641-70-5937026.

USO’s 77th Birthday Celebration

  • Exchange, Panzer Kaserne, 11 a.m.
  • In 1941 the United Service Organizations was founded by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. This year, marks USO’s 77th birthday. Join us for cake to celebrate!

Culture-grams Library Database Overview

  • Patch Library, Patch Barracks, 4-5 p.m.
  • Culturegrams is a program filled with information on U.S. states and countries around the world. We’ll give you an overview on how to use this technology to help you plan trips, find facts for social studies projects, and enhance classroom and home school learning at all grade levels for free.
  • DSN 430-5232 / CIV 0711-680-5232.

SCSC Quarter Mania

  • Swabian Special Events Center, Patch Barracks, 5:30 p.m.
  • The Stuttgart Community Spouses Club is hosting dinner including a game paddle, plus shopping and raffle opportunities. Cost: $20
  • Register at www.stuttgartspousesclub.org

February 2

Cool Vibes Open Mic Night

  • Kelley Club, Kelley Barracks, 8 p.m.
  • Every 1st Friday of the month bring your poetic and musical talents and enjoy free finger foods, good company, and amazing talent.
  • Open to US ID cardholders 18 and older and their guests. Sign-up at the event. DSN 430-5433 / CIV 0711-680-5433.

February 3

Express Trip to Mellau, Austria

  • Outdoor Recreation (ODR), Panzer Kaserne.
  • One day trip to the Alps to go skiing, snowboarding or in some cases snowshoeing and ice skating. Trip includes round trip transportation and guide. Cost is $99 for adults, $89 for youth (17 and under), and $49 for Stuttgart Warrior Pride Challenge participants (SWPC/ASAP) – spaces limited. Equipment rental, lift tickets, meals and other recreational expenses are the responsibility of the participant. Trip participants can be fitted for equipment the week of the trip. Must register one (1) week prior. Snowboard lessons with a certified instructor are available at $45 per person in addition to trip price.
  • Call to register DSN 431-2774/CIV 07031-15-2774.

Portrait Lighting Photography Workshop

  • Patch Library, Patch Barracks, 1-3 p.m.
  • Enhance your portraits with the proper lighting. Focus on hard lighting – low-key lights with dynamic shadows, and soft lighting – removing shadows and focusing on flattering the features. Participants will have a chance to try out the techniques they learn, and should plan to bring their own camera. We’ll be using constant lighting, so any camera with manual settings, including smartphones on advanced modes, should do the trick. This program is suitable for teens and adults, limited spaces available.
  • Sign up at DSN 430-5232 / CIV 0711-680-5232.

February 4

Super Hero Training

  • Exchange, Panzer Kaserne, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Ages of 4-9 can participate. Come dressed as your favorite Marvel character and enjoy the festivities. Register to reserve a spot for your child. DSN: 431-3641/civ. 07031-2042-109/110.

Super Bowl 52 Bowling Party

  • Galaxy Bowling & Entertainment Center, Panzer Kaserne, 10 p.m. – 4 a.m.
  • The Super Bowl starts at 12:30 a.m., shown on 6 large TV screens in the Irish Pub and in the Bowling Center on 6 big screen projectors. Free pizza, and chips ‘n’ dips served. Prizes for drawings held every 15 minutes. Must be present to win and a US ID cardholder.
  • DSN 431-2575/CIV 07031-15-2575.

February 5 (1/2 day USAREUR Training Holiday)

Infant Massage

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 10-11 a.m.
  • Bonding is an ongoing process. Infant massage encourages a good relationship by supporting verbal and non-verbal communication and prolonged eye contact.
  • Registration is not required. DSN 431-3518/3362 CIV07031-15-3518/3362.

February 6

Employment Readiness Lunchtime Series Resume Writing for Private Sector

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Open to all US ID cardholders. No registration required. DSN 431-3362 / CIV 07031-15-3362.

Pre-School Story and Craft

  • USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 10 a.m.
  • Parents and children (up to kindergarten age) are welcome to join in story time. Read at least one children’s book and create an accompanying craft.
  • Sign-up call 07031-201-9018 or email programs.stuttgart@uso.org.

USO Discover Germany: Photography Class – Basics

  • USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 6 p.m.
  • Get the grasp on some basic photography principles using a DSLR (DSLR = Digital Single Lens Reflex) camera. Bring your own camera and see what it can do in full manual operation and grasp some basic photography principles.
  • Sign-up call 07031-201-9018 or email programs.stuttgart@uso.org.

February 7

Installation Staff Meeting

  • Kelley Community Club, 9 a.m.
  • Monthly installation meeting for unit representatives, family readiness leaders and organizations.
  • Topic this month: Kelley Visioning Session

Lunch and Learn Financial Readiness Classes – Saving for College/Scholarships/Loans

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • This course will help you begin to calculate the cost of college and set a realistic savings goal. Explore tuition assistance including loans, grants, scholarships and the GI Bill, and processes and deadlines for applying for financial aid.
  • DSN 431-3362 / CIV 07031-15-3362

Baby Bumps Pregnancy Group

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, Rm 226, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • This group is for pregnant women at any stage. It focuses on education and support related to pregnancy and encourages socializing and bonding. Guest speakers and topics vary month to month.
  • Registration is not required. DSN 431-3518/3362 CIV07031-15-3518/3362.

February 8

Antiquing Trip to Obernai, France

  • MWR Tours, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne
  • Visit Obernai, France on Market Day, and the French Warehouse. Cost is $39 and includes transportation.
  • DSN 431-2104 / CIV 07031-15-2104.

USO New Volunteer Orientation

  • USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 9:30 a.m.
  • Register at www.volunteers.uso.org to begin the volunteer onboarding process, then attend an orientation to learn more about how to become part of the USO family.

February 9

RB Youth Center Valentine’s Day Party

  • RB Youth Center, Robinson Barracks, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
  • Make crafts and heart shaped cookies. Youth must be registered with Parent Central Services.
  • DSN 420-7189 / CIV 0711-819-7189.

February 10

Makeup Class

  • USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 10 a.m.
  • Learn the step-by-step process to get that perfect look. This month will be all about the glam.  Let’s take that night look to the next level, and maybe even throw in some glitter.
  • Sign up through the event listing on USO’s Facebook page.

February 12

Infant Massage

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 10-11 a.m.
  • Bonding is an ongoing process. Infant massage encourages a good relationship by supporting verbal and non-verbal communication and prolonged eye contact.
  • Registration is not required. DSN 431-3518/3362 CIV07031-15-3518/3362.

February 13

Employment Readiness Lunchtime Series Build Federal Resume USAJOBS

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Open to all US ID cardholders. No registration required. DSN 431-3362 / CIV 07031-15-3362.

USO Discover Germany: Photography Class – Editing Basics

  • USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 6 p.m.
  • Get the grasp on some basic photography principles using a DSLR (DSLR = Digital Single Lens Reflex) camera. Bring your own camera and see what it can do in full manual operation.
  • Sign-up call 07031-201-9018 or email programs.stuttgart@uso.org.

National Fat Tuesday

  • USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Mask craft starts at 10 a.m., New Orleans style snacks served at 11:30 a.m., and King Cake cutting at 2:30 p.m.

February 14

RB School Aged Center (SAC) Valentine’s Day Party

  • RB Youth Center, SAC, Robinson Barracks, 4 – 5 p.m.
  • Make crafts and heart shaped cookies. Youth must be registered with Parent Central Services.
  • Call and reserve hourly care. DSN 420-7189 / CIV 0711-819-7189.

Candy Science Lab

  • Patch Library, Patch Barracks, 4-6 p.m.
  • Explore the science of sugar. Help complete several experiments, learn how candy comes together and make edible goodies. Group size is limited, open to ages 10-16. Group size is limited, open to ages of 10-16. Parents are welcome to watch.
  • Prior sign-up required. DSN 430-5232 / CIV 0711-680-5232.

Lactation and Lattes

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 12:30 – 2 p.m.
  • Bring your baby and your coffee and join us in our private offices. Breastfeed in a comfortable and welcoming environment, connect with other nursing moms, and receive support from a certified lactation counselor.
  • DSN 431-3518/3362 CIV07031-15-3518/3362.

National Valentine’s Day

  • USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 11:30 a.m.
  • Decorate a sugar cookie and enjoy other snacks. Do a card craft at 2:30 p.m. to give to a favorite Valentine.
  • Leading Lady Contest: send in nominations for that special person in your life and they may be chosen to receive a beautiful piece of jewelry! Three winners will be chosen.
  • For info, call 07031-201-9018 or email programs.stuttgart@uso.org.

February 15

Tiny Tots Lunch & Play

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • For toddlers and young children ages 1 to 4. Discuss toddler related topics along with opportunity for your child to learn through play. Lunch is not provided but feel free to bring your own.
  • Registration is not required. DSN 431-3518/3362 CIV07031-15-3518/3362.

Couple’s Wood Sign Marriage Workshop

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 6-8 p.m.
  • Couples will create and paint a custom wood sign while learning how to energize their marriage. All supplies provided. Free child care provided to those who register in advance. Children must be 10 years or younger and registered with Parent Central Services.
  • Registration required. DSN 431-3362 / CIV 07031-15-3362.

Technology Expo

  • Swabian Special Events Center, Patch Barracks, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • The 52d Strategic Signal Battalion hosts the semi-annual Tech Expo, open to all ID cardholders Leadership may tour the event from 9-10 a.m.
  • Visit www.federalevents.com/stuttgartto view a list of exhibiting companies and to register.

National Intelligence University Info Sessions

  • Kelly Barracks Bldg. 3315 Rm. 116 or Patch Barracks Bldg. 2315 (RJITF) Rm. 12, Noon – 1:30 p.m.
  • National Intelligence University European Academic Center invites service members to informational sessions. U.S. government military and civilians with clearance are eligible for the program at no cost. Additional session Feb. 17.
  • DSN: 268-3484.

February 16 (USAREUR Training Holiday)

Weekend Trip to Kronplatz Ski Region, Dolomites, Italy Feb. 16 – 19

  • Outdoor Recreation, Panzer Kaserne
  • Trip includes roundtrip transportation, daily shuttle service to and from ski area, 3 overnights in 3 star hotel, ski and snowboard equipment package included, 3 breakfast buffet, 4 course dinner menu each night. $399 per person (double occupancy) and $499 for single room. Snowboard lessons with a certified instructor are available at $45 per person in addition to trip price. Trip departs ODR at 2 a.m. and returns 4 p.m. Must be 18 or older to travel alone. 17 and under must travel be accompanied by parent or guardian.
  • DSN 431-2774 / CIV 07031-15-2774.

Performance for “Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill, a Musical Voyage”

  • Stuttgart Theatre Center, Kelley Barracks, 7:30 p.m.
  • Experience the musical celebration of Kurt Weill, one of the most extraordinary composers of the 20th century. Call for tickets or reserve online at Stuttgart.armymwr.com.. Minimum age to attend any show is 5.
  • DSN 421- 3258 / 0711-729-3258.

February 17

French Wine Day

  • MWR Tours, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne
  • Visit two family owned wineries in the Alsace region of France. Cost is $115 per person and includes transportation, two winery tours, and two wine tastings.
  • DSN 431-2104 / CIV 07031-15-2104.

National Intelligence University Info Sessions

  • Kelly Barracks Bldg. 3315 Rm. 116 or Patch Barracks Bldg. 2315 (RJITF) Rm. 12, Noon – 1:30 p.m.
  • National Intelligence University European Academic Center invites service members to informational sessions. U.S. government military and civilians with clearance are eligible for the program at no cost.
  • DSN: 268-3484.

USO Movie Night – Sleeping Beauty

  • USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 6:30 p.m.
  • Crafts, games, popcorn and drinks provided, and some lucky viewers will go home with a copy of the DVD. Guests should bring pillows, blankets and any other comfy-cozies that would make the night great.
  • Registration required through the Eventbrite link found on USO’s Facebook or website

Shopping on the Economy

  • Time and location available at the USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne
  • A German instructor takes you to several local shops in Vaihingen to purchase goods like a local would. You’ll stop by a flower shop, grocery store, and other shops in and near the Schwaben Galerie, and conclude at a local bakery/café.
  • Sign-up call 07031-201-9018 or email programs.stuttgart@uso.org.

February 18

Performance for “Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill, a Musical Voyage”

  • Stuttgart Theatre Center, Kelley Barracks, 3 p.m.
  • Experience the musical celebration of Kurt Weill, one of the most extraordinary composers of the 20th century. Call for tickets or reserve online at Stuttgart.armymwr.com.. Minimum age to attend any show is 5.
  • DSN 421- 3258 / 0711-729-3258.

9 Pin No Tap Bowling Tournament

  • Galaxy Bowling and Entertainment Center, 12:30 – 8:30 p.m.
  • Knock down nine pins and get a strike. Men’s and Women’s division. Multiple entries allowed. The prize fund is based on the number of entries. Payout is one in 10 entries. The highest score wins a 50” TV grand prize. Special side pots offered for the high game. Last entry is 8 p.m. Pizza for all participants served the entire day.
  • DSN 431-2575 / CIV 07031-15-2575.

Pre-Audition Workshop – “The Taming of the Shrew

  • Stuttgart Theatre Center, Kelley Barracks, 6 p.m.
  • Pre-audition workshop for tips on how to audition for this play.
  • DSN 421-3055 / CIV 0711-729-3055.

February 19 – U.S. Holiday

February 20

Audition – “The Taming of the Shrew”

  • Stuttgart Theatre Center, Kelley Barracks, 7 p.m.
  • Come out and audition for this rollicking romantic comedy that explores men, women, marriage, and the tempestuous journey of love. Casting for 4 – 7 women ages 16 and older and 7 – 10 men 16 and older. Some roles will become women.
  • DSN 421-3055 / CIV 0711-729-3055.

 

Employment Readiness: How to work a Job Fair

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • In preparation for the AUSA Job Fair, March 27, at the Swabian on Patch Barracks 9 a.m. -4:30 p.m., find out what to expect during a job fair and how you can make the best impression as you search for employment.
  • Pre-registration is required, DSN 431-3362 / CIV 07031-15-3362.

 

Pre-School Story and Craft

  • USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 10 a.m.
  • Parents and children (up to kindergarten age) are welcome to join in story time. Read at least one children’s book and create an accompanying craft.
  • Sign-up call 07031-201-9018 or email programs.stuttgart@uso.org.

 

USO Discover Germany: Photography Class – Basics

  • USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 6 p.m.
  • Get the grasp on some basic photography principles using a DSLR (DSLR = Digital Single Lens Reflex) camera. Bring your own camera and see what it can do in full manual operation and grasp some basic photography principles.
  • Sign-up call 07031-201-9018 or email programs.stuttgart@uso.org.

 

Basic Clipper and Haircutting Class

  • USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
  • Volunteer instructor Annette will teach you the basics on using clippers and scissors to perform a simple haircut or trim for your children, friends, or family members. Annette is a licensed hairdresser from North Carolina with over 25 years’ experience in cutting hair of all kinds. This class will be offered monthly. Class offered for both participants and those who want to watch and learn.
  • Sign up through the Eventbrite link on the USO Facebook page or website.

 

February 21

 

Military Life 101 – Army Family Team Building

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • Topics include impact of the mission on family life, setting realistic expectation, military family preparedness, military and civilian resources, basics of resiliency and much more. Student receive a certificate of completion of the Knowledge level at the end of the day.
  • DSN 431-3362 / CIV 07031-15-3362.

 

Audition – “The Taming of the Shrew”

  • Stuttgart Theatre Center, Kelley Barracks, 7 p.m.
  • Come out and audition for this rollicking romantic comedy that explores men, women, marriage, and the tempestuous journey of love. Casting for 4 – 7 women ages 16 and older and 7 – 10 men 16 and older. Some roles will become women.
  • DSN 421-3055 / CIV 0711-729-3055.

 

Lego Architects

  • Patch Library, Patch Barracks, 4-5 p.m.
  • Participants work as a group, following blueprints and finding pieces to build Lego wonders from the bottom up. For ages 10 years or older.
  • DSN 430-5232 / CIV 0711-680-5232.

 

February 23

 

USO Friday Fill-Up

  • Panzer Kaserne, 7:30 – 9 a.m.
  • Grab a free coffee and a muffin to “fill up” your day.

 

Performance for “Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill, a Musical Voyage”

  • Stuttgart Theatre Center, Kelley Barracks, 7:30 p.m.
  • Experience the musical celebration of Kurt Weill, one of the most extraordinary composers of the 20th century. Call for tickets or reserve online at Stuttgart.armymwr.com.. Minimum age to attend any show is 5.
  • DSN 421- 3258 / 0711-729-3258.

 

Baby Boot Camp

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915Panzer Kaserne, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • We combined Bringing Home Baby, Comfort Measures, and Breastfeeding Basics into one class. Bring your partner and learn useful relaxation and breathing techniques. Also learn the importance of breastfeeding and effective techniques to help you make your first weeks with new baby easier.
  • Registration is required. DSN 431-3518/3362 CIV 07031-15-3518/3362.

 

February 24

 

Performance for “Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill, a Musical Voyage”

  • Stuttgart Theatre Center, Kelley Barracks, 7:30 p.m.
  • Experience the musical celebration of Kurt Weill, one of the most extraordinary composers of the 20th century. Call for tickets or reserve online at Stuttgart.armymwr.com.. Minimum age to attend any show is 5.
  • DSN 421- 3258 / 0711-729-3258.

 

Chocolate Olympics

  • Patch Library, Patch Barracks, 2 p.m.
  • Ages 11-18 are invited to compete in candy filled events and relays. Choose from several solo stations and group events, including stack and sort challenges, guessing games, pie eating contests and fast-paced team relays. Treats and prizes will be available.
  • DSN 430-5232 / CIV 0711-680-5232.

 

USO Knitting Class

  • USO Center, Building 2915, room 222, Panzer Kaserne, 10 a.m. – Noon
  • Bring your own needles and yarn, or supplies are available onsite for those who need them. For ages 12 and up only.
  • Sign-up call 07031-201-9018 or email programs.stuttgart@uso.org.

 

February 25

 

Performance for “Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill, a Musical Voyage”

  • Stuttgart Theatre Center, Kelley Barracks, 3 p.m.
  • Experience the musical celebration of Kurt Weill, one of the most extraordinary composers of the 20th century. Call for tickets or reserve online at Stuttgart.armymwr.com.. Minimum age to attend any show is 5.
  • DSN 421- 3258 / 0711-729-3258.

 

February 26

 

National Tell a Fairytale Day – Story & Craft Time

  • USO Center, Building 2915, room 222, Panzer Kaserne, 3 p.m.
  • Come dressed as your favorite fairy tale character and watch fairy tales with us. We will read two versions of Cinderella, and then make a fairy tale craft…. Swords or princess hats.
  • Sign up to attend through the event listing on USO’s Facebook page or website.

 

February 27

 

Intramural Volleyball Starts

  • Patch Fitness Center, Patch Barracks
  • For game schedule call the Patch Fitness Center or visit Stuttgart.armymwr.com
  • DSN 430-7136 / CIV 0711-680-7136.

 

Leadership Development – Army Family Team Building

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915Panzer Kaserne, 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • This day-long seminar explores ways to be a more effective leader by examining principles of the following classes: Leadership through Understanding Needs; Examining Your Leadership Style; Effective communication for Leaders; Developing Great Meetings; Establishing Team Dynamics; Resolving Conflict; Supporting Others through Coaching and Mentoring, and Virtual Meeting tips and techniques.
  • DSN 431-3362 / CIV 07031-15-3362.

 

USO Discover Germany: Photography Class

  • USO Center, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 6 p.m.
  • Get the grasp on some basic photography principles using a DSLR (DSLR = Digital Single Lens Reflex) camera. Bring your own camera and see what it can do in full manual operation and grasp some basic photography principles.
  • Sign-up call 07031-201-9018 or email programs.stuttgart@uso.org.

 

February 28

 

Trip to Panorama Spa

  • MWR Tours, Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne
  • Visit this health oasis and enjoy the thermal baths and steam rooms. Cost is $39 per person and includes transportation and entrance to suited areas.
  • DSN 431-2104 / CIV 07031-15-2104.

 

Military Saves Resource Fair

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Opportunity for representatives from Banking, Education, and Family Services to share financial resources that give tips and tools for setting financial goals and saving for the future.
  • DSN 431-3362 / CIV 07031-15-3362.

 

Lactation and Lattes

  • Army Community Service (ACS), Building 2915, Panzer Kaserne, 12:30 – 2 p.m.
  • Bring your baby and your coffee and join us in our private offices. Breastfeed in a comfortable and welcoming environment, connect with other nursing moms, and receive support from a certified lactation counselor.
  • DSN 431-3518/3362 CIV07031-15-3518/3362.

 

Book Club – Marrying Mozart

  • Café Schilling, Böblingen, 9 a.m.
  • Discover Germany’s rich culture in the USO’s book club, featuring books by German authors, about German culture, or set in Germany. Join in at any time. The first 5 to register to attend will receive the book for free.
  • Register to attend this free class through USO’s Facebook page or website