TEAM BUILDING EVENT
The Directorate of Human Resources, which includes Military Personnel Services Division, Army Education Center, Soldier for Life - Transition Assistance Program, Career Skills Program and Administrative Services Division will observe its organization day/team building activities Sept. 15. Following are office closures and emergency contact information:
•Military Personnel Services Division, Building 2702 (includes In/Out Processing, ID Cards/DEERS, Retirement/Separations, Reassignments; Soldier Records, Actions, and Promotions for non-PSDR units; and eMILPO office), and HR portion of SRP will be closed. For emergencies, contact Foster Goodman at 931-980-9987.
•Casualty/Mortuary Affairs Section, Building 2703 will be closed. For emergencies, contact the on-call duty cell phone at 931-216-3380.
•Army Education Center, Building 202 (includes Counseling Branch, Learning Resource Center, BSEP, Testing Services and Education Center Administrative offices) will be closed. For emergencies, contact Lawrence Buford at 931-627-9576.
•Fort Campbell Soldier for Life - Transition Assistance Program, Buildings 5661 and 5668 will be open for all operations 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information, visit their Facebook page or the official SFL-TAP website at www.sfl-tap.army.mil, or call 270-798-5000.
•Fort Campbell Career Skills Program office in Building 5661 will be closed. For emergencies, contact Teresa English 270-987-9122.
•Administrative Services Division, Building 2702, Publications and FOIA/PA services and Building 91, Official Mail and Distribution Center will be closed. For emergencies, contact Foster Goodman at 931-980-9987.
FORT CAMPBELL ACS ARMY 101
Fort Campbell Army Community Service Army Family Team Building hosts Army 101 to provide Family members new to the Army basics of Army knowledge at Army Community Service, 2601 Indiana Ave. The next classes are 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, and registration is required. Army 101 provides the basics of Army knowledge and gives the participant the tools to begin an informed, self-aware Army experience. For more information or to register, call 270-798-4800.
ARTS AND CRAFTS CONTEST
The 2017 Army Arts and Crafts Contest is open for registration until Aug. 31 for artisans and craftspeople to submit their handiwork. This is an annual, juried competition of artwork for novice and accomplished artists. Contest entries will be judged in nine categories: ceramics, digital art, drawings, fiber/textile, glass art, metals and jewelry, mixed media, paintings, and wood. For more information visit www.campbell.armymwr.com.
TEEN EMPLOYMENT READINESS
Employment Readiness Program Services for Teens 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday at Army Community Services Employment Readiness Program, 2601 Indiana Ave. Teens will be provided instruction on how to write a resume, search for a job and prepare for an interview. For more information, call 270-798-4289.
Fort Campbell Outdoor Recreation has eight rustic cabins and cottages and three deluxe cabins in Flecher’s Fork RV Park on Fort Campbell available for rent. Rustic cabins and cottages are $40 per night and deluxe cabins are $60 per night. For reservations and more information call 270-798-3126.
ACS ARMY FAMILY TEAM BUILDING
Army Community Service will host Army Family Team Building Advanced Individual Training from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sept. 18-19 at the Staff Sgt. Clifford C. Sims ACS building, 2601 Indiana Ave. The first day will cover classes about self-development and include exploring personality traits, time management, problem solving, dealing with crisis and grief and hunt the good stuff. Day two will cover leadership skills to include heading toward leadership, communication for leaders, conflict management and team dynamics. Child care is provided however, children must be registered with Child and Youth Services.
CHILD CARE PROVIDERS NEEDED
For on-post residents who are interested in becoming a child care provider, Child and Youth Services-Family Child Care provides free training and incentives to earn a Child Development Associates credential and/or a National Association for FCC accreditation. For more information, call 270-798-4959.
PURPLE POST, PURPLE SHIRTS
In support of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Fort Campbell Army Community Service Family Advocacy Program is asking Fort Campbell Families and civilians to wear a purple shirt Oct. 6, 13, 20 and 27. ACS FAP also encourages Fort Campbell Families and civilians to decorate their buildings, offices, quarters and grounds with purple for the month of October. No registration is required.
Each Friday, victim advocates will randomly visit facilities and take pictures of individuals wearing purple shirts to post on the Fort Campbell ACS Facebook page. The organization with the most participation will be recognized.
During October, victim advocates will visit of purple-decorated facilities and neighborhoods, take pictures and post them on the Fort Campbell ACS Facebook page. The facility, organization or housing community with the most participation will be recognized. For additional information, call 270-412-5500.
Fort Campbell Army Community Service Family Advocacy Program offers a Relationship 101 Workshop 9-11:30 a.m. or 1-3:30 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of each month at ACS, 2601 Indiana Ave. The workshop equips participants with relationship skills that include techniques and resources for emotional self-regulation. Even the strongest relationships have disagreements, but when emotions get high, effective communication stops and the ability to resolve conflict decreases. By assisting couples who get in heated verbal altercations risks can be mitigated. Registration is required. For more information or to register, call 270-412-5500.
Fort Campbell Child and Youth Services Youth Sports needs volunteer coaches for children in pre-K through eighth grade. All volunteers receive free training and will be certified through the National Alliance of Youth Sports. All volunteers must complete a background check. To submit an application, visit the CYS Youth Sports and Fitness Office at Taylor Youth Center, 80 Texas Ave. For more information, call 270-798-6355.
GOLF CART CROSSING SAFETY
Fort Campbell Golf Cart Crossings are located along Robert C. Lee Road. The warning signs, flashing lights and painted crossing, constitute official Fort Campbell traffic signals. Vehicles traveling on the road, must stop and allow the carts (and walking golfers) to cross safely. Walkers and golf cart drivers should always push the button for the flashing lights and then watch to make sure vehicles are slowing or stopping. Golf Cart Crossing Safety is the responsibility of everyone using Cole Park Golf Course and Robert C. Lee Road. For more information, call 270-798-4906.
SPOUSE-TO-SPOUSE SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM
Fort Campbell Army Community Service Relocation Readiness Program can connect spouses with other spouses in the sponsorship program to answer questions, address concerns and provide information about connecting with resources both on and off post during a move. Contact ACS Relocation at 270-798-0513 or 270-798-6313 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
After Deployment, Adaptive parenting tools (ADAPT) is a research-based parenting program developed to assist previously deployed military Families with school-aged children. Participants can earn up to $520 in gift cards by completing activities. This is a Department of Defense funded study. For more information call Elizabeth K. Eversole at 612-418-2491.
Fort Campbell Dog Kennels, 6603 11th Airborne Division Road, offers a place to board your dog for a short period or an extended stay. The kennels provide a safe and secure, temperature controlled facility with daily care for your dog while you are away. For more information and pricing, call 270-798-2629 or 270-798-5590.
ACS FINANCIAL READINESS PROGRAM 2017 COUPON SOCIAL
The Coupon Social provides the opportunity for the local community to clip, share, and exchange coupons, plus review information on couponing policies. The coupon social is 5-6 p.m. Sept. 5 in the lobby of the Staff Sgt. Clifford C. Sims Army Community Service, 2601 Indiana Ave.
RESUME FOR RESULTS
Army Community Service Employment Readiness Program will host a free “Resume for Results” class 10 a.m.-noon Sept. 13 at the ACS Building, 2601 Indiana Ave. For more information call 270-798-4412.
USA JOBS PREP
Navigating the USAJOBS website and using the USAJOBS Application Manager can be confusing. Learn how to use the website at the Army Community Service Employment Readiness Program’s USAJOBS Prep class 9-11 a.m. Wednesday at ACS, 2601 Indiana Ave. This class will cover the basics of how to create a civilian resume. Registration is required. For more information or to register, call 270-798-4412.
JOINT SERVICES TRAVEL PROGRAM WEBSITE
Joint Services Travel Program has implemented a booking website designed for military and Department of Defense patrons. The site can be accessed at any time to book flights, car rentals, hotel stays and cruises. Certified travel agents are available to help patrons 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday at Leisure Travel Services in the Exchange.
BUY AND SELL YOUR VEHICLE
Fort Campbell Air Assault Auto’s U-Buy or U-Sell Resale Lot, 5300 Airborne St., can help facilitate the buying and selling of personal vehicles, motorcycles, ATVs, recreational vehicles and boats. The lot is also secured on all sides by a perimeter fence and lit with flood lights after dark, giving you peace of mind while helping to minimize the risk of damage that could be done to your property as it sits and waits to be sold. The only requirements to use this service is a DOD ID card, state registration, proof of insurance and the vehicle must be in operable condition and meet environmental requirements. Air Assault Auto hours of operation are 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. For more information, call 270-956-1611.
FEDS FEED FAMILIES
Fort Campbell will host its annual Feds Feed Families food drive through Sept. 30 with drop off boxes located at the main ACS building, Family Resource Center, Directorate of Family and MWR, Directorate of Public Works, the main housing office, the Child Development Centers, Robert F. Sink Memorial Library, the Education Center, the Safety Office, the Public Affairs Office, and other agencies. Feds Feed Families helps food banks and pantries stay stocked during summer months when they traditionally see a decrease in donations. Feds Feed Families will accept hygiene items and non-perishable food donations. For more information call 270-798-5518.The Fort Campbell Army Community Service Family Advocacy Program will host a free self-defense class 9 -10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Oct. 7 at Shaw Physical Fitness Center, 7979 California Road. For registration and more information call 270-412-5500.