Fort Detrick
Community Calendar
April 2014

Date Time/Location Description
Mon
21 Apr
Time: 0800-1700

Fort Detrick
Community Support Center
Bldg. 1520

Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Class

This 5 day course educates individuals transitioning from the military on their benefits and entitlements upon separation or retirement and covers all mandatory requirements. Includes a resume and job search workshop. Spouses are encouraged to attend.

The course is held in Bldg 1520 from 0800-1700. Dress is Business Casual. Questions, call 301-619-2174.

  Time: 1300-1430

Fort Detrick
Community Support Center
Bldg. 1520, Classroom 5

Flier

ACE Civilian Suicide Prevention Training

Classroom seating is limited to a first come - first serve basis.

This course satisfies the yearly suicide prevention training required by AR 600-63.

For those who believe attending suicide prevention training will be offensive or emotionally stressful for them, they are encouraged to contact their supervisor to discuss an alternative to the training (AR 600-63, pg. 16, paragraph b) and contact 301-619-9703 with any questions.

  Time: 1730-1830

Fort Detrick
CYSS ballfield behind Youth Center

Flier

CYSS T-Ball

Registration open now till 4 April 2014 at CYSS Parent Central Office, Building 924. T-Ball season is 21 April thru 24 May 2014. T-Ball is open to children ages 3-5. For more information, please see attachment or call 301-619-2538.

Tue
22 Apr
Time: 1800-2100

Fort Detrick
Community Support Center
Bldg. 1520, Classroom 5

Flier

60 Hours Real Estate Pre-Licensing



Class Dates: 22 April thru 22 June

The Real Estate Pre-Licensing Class will provide students with the prerequisite 60 hours of classroom instruction in order to sit for the State and National Real Estate Sales Licensing Exams. First priority given to Active Duty, Spouses, and Retirees. Limited spaces available so call NOW to reserve your spot!

Deadline to register is 16 April 2014. Eligibility: Active Duty (AD), AD Family Members, Retirees, and Civilian Employees. Contractors not eligible.

For more information or to register, call 301-619-6364. No Federal endorsement implied.

Wed
23 Apr
Time:
0900-1000
or
1100-1200

Fort Detrick
Community Support Center
Bldg. 1520, Classroom 7

Flier

The Army Substance Abuse Program Training Presentation

Topic: The Danger of Binge Drinking

This course satisfies one hour of Drug and Alcohol Prevention (DAPE) credit. In accordance with AR 350-1 and AR 600-85, Military are required 4 DAPE hours and Civilians are required 2 DAPE hours annually.

POC: ASAP Drug and Alcohol Prevention Coordinator, 301-619-9722.

  Time: 1130-1300

Fort Detrick
School Age Center
Bldg. 949

Flier

Parent Advisory Council Meeting

Topic "Parent Child Communication" with Anita Gonzales and Trina Welpott - Military Family Life Counselors. All parents of CYSS child members are urged to participate in this important parent and CYSS staff council providing input and support for CYSS Programs. This is open to all Fort Detrick parents, please join us and feel free to bring your lunch. For more information, call 301-619-3247. No Federal endorsement implied.

  Time: 1400-1500

Forest Glen
Armed Forces Pest Management Facility
Bldg. 172, Conference Room

Flier

The Dangers of Prescription and Over-the-Counter Medication Abuse

Featuring the Dangers of Mixing Medication and Pharm Parties. Attendees Receive 1 hour of ASAP DAPE Credits for each class. For more information, call 301-295-8115.

Fri
25 Apr
Time: 1000-1400

Fort Detrick &
Forest Glen

Flier

The DEA National Prescription Medication Take-Back Event


Got Drugs? Turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disoposal.

Collection Sites:
- Forest Glen PMO, front desk,
  Bldg. 605
- Fort Detrick PMO, front desk,
  Bldg. 1419

For more informaiton please visit www.justice.gov/dea/

POC: Fort Detrick, 301-619-9722 / Forest Glen, 301-295-8115.

  Time: 1600-1900

Fort Detrick
Balfour Beatty Communities Center
Bldg. 6000

Flier

11th Annual Keeping Kids Safe

Come out for fun, food, games and information on keeping our kids safe and preventing child abuse. Activities include face painting, pony rides, photo booths, and moon bounces. Free admission. For more information, call 301-619-7453/7171.

  Time: 1800

Fort Detrick
Community Activities Center
Bldg. 1529

Flier

Texas Hold'em Poker

$10.00 per person, includes dinner. No more tournaments - Winner takes all - $25 Gift Card for 1st place. For more information, call 301-619-4079.

Sat
26 Apr
Time: 1000-1400

Fort Detrick &
Forest Glen

Flier

The DEA National Prescription Medication Take-Back Event


Got Drugs? Turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disoposal.

Collection Sites:
- Forest Glen Commissary,
  Bldg. 162
- Fort Detrick Post Exchange,
  Bldg. 1405

For more informaiton please visit www.justice.gov/dea/

POC: Fort Detrick, 301-619-9722 / Forest Glen, 301-295-8115.

Mon
28 Apr
Time: 0900-1030

Fort Detrick
Community Support Center
Bldg. 1520, Classroom 7

Flier

ACE Civilian Suicide Prevention Training

Classroom seating is limited to a first come - first serve basis.

This course satisfies the yearly suicide prevention training required by AR 600-63.

For those who believe attending suicide prevention training will be offensive or emotionally stressful for them, they are encouraged to contact their supervisor to discuss an alternative to the training (AR 600-63, pg. 16, paragraph b) and contact 301-619-9703 with any questions.

  Time: 1400-1500

Forest Glen
Armed Forces Pest Management Facility
Bldg. 172, Conference Room

Flier

Binge Drinking: Defining and Recognizing the Dangers

Attendees Receive 1 hour of ASAP DAPE Credits for each class. For more information, call 301-295-8115.

Wed
30 Apr
Time: 0900-1500

Fort Detrick
Community Support Center
Bldg. 1520, ATC Classroom

Flier

Apply for Federal Employment Workshop

Expand your knowledge and skills in: The Federal Job Search & Application Process, Matching your Core Competencies to a Job Description, Analyzing Keywords to apply to your resume, and Tracking and following your application. To enroll in this free class call Army Community Service, 301-619-6636/2208.

  Time: 1400

Fort Detrick
Fitness Center
Bldg. 1507

Flier

2014 Fort Detrick Intramural Softball Coaches Meeting

For more information, call 301-619-2498.


Month of the Military Child

Month of the Military Child

April 1-April 24: Young Lives, Big Stories Contest

Share what it's like to be a Military Child through words, drawings, photos or video for a chance to win great prizes! Visit CYSS or armymwr.com/momc to learn more.


CWC New York City Bus Trip

CWC New York City Bus Trip

The Fort Detrick Civilian Welfare Council is sponsoring a bus trip to New York City on Saturday, 07 June 2014, from 0600 to midnight.

The bus trip is open to all Federal Civilians and Contractors. $35 each Civilian, DoD Contractor & 1 Guest (non-refundable), $40 each additional Guest (non-refundable.) Bus will depart from Walmart on Route 26 at 0600, drop off at Times Square area upon arrival to NYC. Please call 301-619-0421 to purchase tickets.

Sponsored by the Civilian Welfare Council


CWC Baseball Trip

CWC Trip: Take me out to the Ballgame!!

The Fort Detrick Civilian Welfare Council is sponsoring a trip to Camden Yards Friday, 11 July 2014

Baltimore Orioles VS New York Yankees

Seats Available: 112

Cost: (Civ,DoD Contractor, $30.00 ea (non-refundable) & 1 Guest), All Additional Guests: $35.00 ea (non-refundable).

Don't wait, reserve your seats today. Contact your organization Civilian Welfare Council representative or call 301-619-6322.

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