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April 10, 2015

Volume 39, number 14

AMC commander visits Ramstein

Story and photo by Senior Airman Nicole Sikorski 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs


eneral Darren W. McDew, Air Mobility Command commander, visited March 28 through April 2 on Ramstein. During his visit, he held an all-call for more than 500 Airmen from U.S. Air Forces in Europe, 3rd Air Force, and the Ramstein wings. At the all-call, the general discussed the value of bringing forward different outlooks to bolster innovation. “We need to include different perspectives to keep moving forward,” he said. “Doing things the same way we always have isn’t going to solve a lot of our problems.” McDew emphasized the importance of living the Air Force core values and knowing their full meanings:

integrity first, service before self and excellence in all we do. “It’s important to get back to those values,” he said. The general also spoke of plans for fiscal year 2015 with budget constraints. McDew reiterated the headquarters Air Force position that there will be no force shaping in the upcoming year. “If we don’t get the requested budget, something has to be cut,” McDew said. “It won’t be people. It will stop us from growing, but we’re not going to cut people.” McDew explained the impact each Airman has on the Air Force, and the importance of diversity and inclusion. “It is all about performance,” McDew said. “It is all about getting the right and best people to the table ... if you don't capture diverse perspectives, you don’t have

General Darren W. McDew, Air Mobility Command commander, greets Airmen from the 721st Aerial Port Squadron Ramstein Passenger Terminal March 30 on Ramstein. During his visit to Ramstein, McDew had an opportunity to experience processing a customer through the passenger terminal in addition to touring the facility

a chance of getting the very best.” In addition to his all-call, McDew presented Airmen from across many Ramstein

units with coins for their superior job performance. “It was great to have a senior leader come visit,” said Senior Airman Lindsay

Meyer, 721st Aerial Port Squadron passenger service specialist. “It makes me realize the impact my job has on the Air Force.”

Airmen, Soldiers raise sexual assault awareness


irmen and Soldiers from Ramstein and U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz partnered up April 1 to kick off the Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. The kickoff event was held in the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center and included several informational booths with speakers

and key leaders on hand for discussion. “It is the Step Up, Step In concept,” said Carmen Schott, Ramstein Sexual Assault and Response coordinator. “We want people to be the eyes and ears of the SAPR program within units. Numbers show the biggest factor is the continuum of harm — there is a very thin line between sexual harassment and sexual assault. In environments where sexual

(From Left) Col. Shawn Wells, Brig. Gen. Patrick X. Mordente, 86th Airlift Wing commander, U.S. Army Garrison RheinlandPfalz commander, Chief Master Sgt. Joanne Bass, 86th Operations Group superintendent and Col. Barry Diehl, USAG Rheinland-Pfalz deputy commander, cut a cake at the Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month kickoff event April 1 at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center food court and included speakers and key leaders on hand for discussion.



It's Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. Know your part. Do your part.


Tip of the Week Operation Jaguar: Ramstein youth 'deploy', Page 6


Story and photo by Staff Sgt. Leslie Keopka 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Child's dream turned pilot's reality, Page 12

Courage of Military child recognized in April, Page 17

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Sexual assault survivor: ‘you are not alone’ by Staff Sgt. Nancy Kasberg American Forces Network-Kaiserslautern



remember the day like it was yesterday — my heart beat echoed in my head as I attempted to dry my sweaty hands on my jeans. I was 21 years old, sitting in a Korean courtroom, waiting to be questioned by prosecutors. How I ended up here was unreal. Just a few months ago I was happy; I had a loving husband, amazing friends and arguably the greatest job in the Air Force, but the color in my world had been stolen. This is my story of how I was sexually assaulted. After a year at my first duty station, I wanted to further my career so I volunteered for a short tour to Korea. I soon received an assignment to Osan Air Base as an American Forces Network broadcaster. I knew it would be difficult because my husband was unable to join me, but we agreed it was a great opportunity. Upon arriving in Korea, I quickly learned the assignment was no easy task. The days were long and work never seemed to stop. It wasn’t until halfway through my tour that I finally made time to volunteer off-base with a fellow co-worker. We spent the day helping members in the local community practice their English-speaking skills. After lunch, my coworker and I said our goodbyes to the Koreans and

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headed back to base. The taxi dropped us off at the street right in front of the base. I paid the driver, thanked him and waved goodbye to my buddy as he left to play pool off-base. Walking toward base, I noticed a button on my coat was loose, so I stopped at a tailor shop a few feet from the gate entrance. I walked in, greeted the worker with “Annyeonghaseyo,” and asked if he could fix my button. He nodded and took the coat from me. When he finished, I put it on and asked how much. He kept saying no charge and proceeded to get closer to me. The next few minutes became dark. He proceeded to take advantage of me, and I just froze. I didn’t know what to do — I was in shock. I couldn’t believe what was happening. Once I snapped to, I ran as fast as I could toward base. I knew what had just happened to me wasn’t right, and my mind and body didn’t want to believe it. It felt like my brain kept telling me, there’s no way it could have happened. But it did. As I sat in my room, replaying the events in my head, I heard the recognizable beeping sound coming from my computer. It was my husband calling me via Skype. I answered and realizing something was bothering me, he asked what was wrong. Hesitating, I slowly began to tell him what happened that day. I could see the anger and frustration in his eyes — he wanted so badly to hug and kiss me

Photo by Staff Sgt. Vincent Abril

Senior Airman Nancy Kasberg (center), American Forces Network broadcaster, documents soldiers from the 2nd Infantry Division during a training exercise August 2, 2013 in the Republic of Korea. While serving in South Korea, Kasberg was sexually assaulted by a foreign national, but with help from the Air Force and Army, she found comfort, guidance and justice.

and tell me everything was going to be all right, but he couldn’t. The following day, I took his advice and talked to my supervisor about the events that occurred. While comforting me, she asked what I wanted to do and explained my options. We walked to the Sexual Assault Response Coordinator’s office, and the lieutenant there escorted me to the (Air Force) Office of Special Investigations, where they took my statement. The OSI agents were very understanding and explained that because this was a Korean national, I would have to file a report with the Korean National Police. I thought it would end there, but that was only the beginning. The SARC informed me this would be a long pro-

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cedure and recommended I use the Air Force’s new Special Victims Council program to help me through the process — I agreed. A few weeks later, my first sergeant called to tell me, that according to Korean law, anytime a person files a sexual assault, both parties must present their account of the actions in front of a judge. “You will have to face him if you want to keep going with this,” he said. “Face him?” I echoed softly. This was the last thing I wanted. He got quiet and then told me, “Hey, I don’t agree with this system. You should never have to see him again. I will support whatever decision you make, but just know our OSI translator says most


women end up retracting their statements, because they’re afraid of facing their assailant.” After hearing that, I knew I had to do what was right. Soon an Air Force captain from the SVC contacted me. As a lawyer, he would help me through any legal issues and be available for support. Finally, the day arrived when I would have to face the man who assaulted me. At the Korean National Police Station, we would argue the truth over the events of that day. My first sergeant and commander drove in from Seoul to accompany me. Before leaving the office, my commander talked to me. He asked me how I was See Alone, Page 9


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harassment flourishes, there is a higher chance of sexual assaults.” Spreading knowledge from the youngest Airmen to the highest ranking leaders is a step in the right direction for prevention, Schott said. “Every Airman has a role to play in the prevention of sexual assault,” said Chief Master Sgt. Joanne Bass, 86th Operations Group superintendent. “The first step in prevention is education and awareness. The second step, the most critical step, is to have the courage to intervene when you see something that isn't right.” There will be an information booth provided by the SARC and Sexual Harassment-Assault Response and Prevention offices from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., April 10 at the KMCC food court. There will also be a 5K run starting at 8 a.m. April 25 at the Ramstein Southside Fitness Center. This event is open to all common access card holders. Throughout the month, SARC office staff members and victim advocates in the KMC area will provide mandatory annual training to Air Force units. For routine questions or information, call the SARC administration line at 480-5597 or visit Bldg. 2101. For the crisis hotline, call 480-SARC (7272) or 0637147-7272. If there is no answer, the call will be forwarded to the Command Post for further assistance. Safe Helpline is another resource available 24 hours a day to all active duty, reservist and National Guard members and can be accessed at 877-995-5247.

Airmen fired up for friendly 'fight'

A Romanian MiG-21 exits the runway after a training sortie March 17 at Campia Turzii, Romania. Romanian and 480th Fighter Squadron Airmen trained together with more than 100 personnel from U.S. Air Force bases in Germany to establish a forward base and conduct operations from it.

Story and photos by Staff Sgt. Armando A. Schwier-Morales 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs CAMPIA TURZII, Romania — The skies above Campia Turzii, Romania, would look calm to anybody on the ground, but above the clouds was a thunderstorm of fighter pilots, shouting ,“he's on my six, shake him, pull up, pull up, nice — lets get them, missile lock, missile one, away.” At the end of the day, all the jets in the sky landed on the runway safely, but the thrill of what they went through still excited and surprised these pilots, even after 15 years of experience.

“We just had a once-ina-lifetime opportunity to fly against the Romanian MiG21 fighter pilots today,” said Lt. Col. David Berkland, 480th Fighter Squadron commander. Berkland, an F-16CJ Fighting Falcon pilot, and three other U.S. pilots shook hands with four Romanian MiG-21 pilots and talked about the lessons learned after landing. “Hopefully it was just as rewarding for the Romanian pilots,” Berkland said. "We all have a lot of learning to do. We debriefed and talked about what we saw, what we did and what we could have done better in fighter pilot fashion — always trying to make each other better.”


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in Hütschenhausen. 10:20 a.m.: A major traffic accident was reported in Freisen.

April 2

1:30 p.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Landstuhl.

March 24

10:31 p.m.: A drunken operation of a vehicle was reported in Schwedelbach.

March 26

7:17 p.m.: A major traffic accident was reported in Kaiserslautern.

March 27

12:37 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Landstuhl. 7:15 a.m.: A major traffic accident was reported in Kaiserslautern.

March 28

1:50 a.m.: An assault was reported in Kaiserslautern. 2:40 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Mackenbach.

April 4

12:35 p.m.: A minor traffic accident caused by drunken driving was reported in RamsteinMiesenbach.

7:20 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Landstuhl. 1:55 p.m.: Failure to obey a lawful order was reported on Ramstein.

April 5

12:56 a.m.: A drunk and disorderly conduct was reported on Ramstein. 5 p.m.: A house break in was reported in Quirnbach.

March 30

April 6

8:25 a.m.: A minor traffic accident due to reckless driving was reported in Kaiserslautern. 11:28 a.m.: An unlawful entry was reported in Einsiedlerhof.

March 31

6:30 a.m.: A major traffic accident was reported

• The 86th Medical Group's Ramstein Clinic will be closed from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday and on May 7 for mandatory training. Additionally, it will be closed May 25, June 11 and June 12. As the clinic improves its processes, it welcomes customer feedback. To provide feedback, contact Maj. Janelle Quinn, 86th MDG group practice manager, at 479-2687. • The 86th Security Forces Squadron Pass and Identification office in Bldg. 2402 on Ramstein will be closed April 24 for renovation and re-open at 7:30 a.m. April 27. Restricted area badges will still be issued at Bldg. 2402 and the Installation Access Control System, ID and Common Access Card registration service is available at the Ramstein West Gate Visitor Control Center. For details, call the 86th SFS Pass and ID Section at 480-5429 or 0637147-5429.

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4:40 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Kaiserslautern.

March 29


Road construction will take place Monday through May 29 on Lawn Avenue on Ramstein near Bldg. 2128 with half lane closures. Roadwork includes replacement of underground heat lines between Bldgs. 2128 and 2158, which requires excavation on the edge of Lawn Avenue. Road restriction is one lane for the duration of the heat line replacement. Facility access will be maintained throughout the project through the use of steel plates over the heat line trench. Slight traffic delays in the immediate area may be expected; motorists should plan accordingly. Drivers should exercise extreme caution due to proximity of construction traffic, and for everyone’s safety, obey the traffic laws and regulations.

RESA monthly social

April 3

3:20 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Kaiserslautern. 5:45 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Kaiserslautern. 9 a.m.: A larceny was reported on Ramstein.

The Ramstein Enlisted Spouses' Association

10:20 a.m.: A major traffic accident was reported in France. 2:48 a.m.: A drunken operation of a vehicle was reported in Bann.

hosts its next monthly social Thursday at the Ramstein Officers' Club. Check-in starts at 6 p.m. and the social begins at 6:30 p.m. Childcare is available for a nominal fee with a reservation. Visit the RESA website,. www.resa-rab.com, for more details or contact resa.social@gmail.com

Benefit gala

The Ramstein Air Force Association will sponsor “Dancing with the Stars,” a benefit gala, at 6 p.m. April 18 at the Ramstein Officers’ Club. Interested competitors should contact Senior Airman Josiah Austin at 0160-9138-1564.

Dental volunteer program

The Ramstein Dental Clinic will start the next American Red Cross Dental Assistant Volunteer Program April 20. The course is full time for seven months (from 6:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday). This program is open to dependent ID cardholders with a high school diploma or equivalent. Participants will in-process through April 17. Applicants need to be dedicated, motivated and up to date on all immunizations. Further information, applications and interview slots will be given at the mass briefing. Volunteers are full time from start date. For details, call Master Sgt. Jessica McNabb at 479-2096 or 06371-46-2096, or Tech. Sgt. Lynn Bradshaw at 479-2210 or 06371-46-2210.

AFA Donley Spouse Scholarship

April 7

The Air Force Association's Donley Spouse Scholarship application is now available online at www.afa.org/donleyspousescholarship. The committee will award one $2,500 scholarship per major command. The program offers a great way to support Airmen and their families and recognize each MAJCOM for their contributions to the Air Force. For more information,

visit the above website. Applications are due today.

Honor guard needs members

The Ramstein Honor Guard is in need of sharp E-1s to E-6s. Anybody interested should contact Tech. Sgt. Henry Lopez at 480-5980/5986 or join training from 2 to 5 p.m. Wednesdays in Bldg. 2010 on Ramstein.

Ramstein Officers' Spouses Club

The Ramstein Officers' Spouses Club welcomes newcomers with coffee at 9 a.m. on Tuesday at the Kaiserlautern Military Community Center Starbucks. For details, visit www.ramsteinosc.org or email welcome@ ramsteinosc.org.

Veterinary treatment extended hours

The Kaiserslautern Veterinary Treatment Facility located on Pulaski Barracks is extending its hours of operation to better serve the community. Beginning May 11, the veterinary clinic will be open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The clinic will be closed on Fridays, federal holidays and occasionally at other times due to mission requirements such as end of month inventory. For details, contact the veterinary clinic at 493-4444/4505 or 0631-3406-4444/4505.

Sleep, pain research study

If you are 18 or older, a Landstuhl Regional Medical Center beneficiary and have had problems with pain and sleeping for three months or longer, you may be eligible to take part in a study using ear acupuncture for insomnia and pain. Participation is voluntary and confidential. For details, call 590-4059/5641, 063719464-4059/5641 or 0174-375-6086, or email acupuncture.study@yahoo.com.

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Operation Jaguar: Ramstein youth ‘deploy’ Story and photo by Tech. Sgt. Daylena S. Ricks 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs


amstein youth had extra pep in their step as they stomped into the boots of their Airmen and Soldier parents during Operation

Jaguar, a mock pre-deployment line held on the 435th Construction and Training Squadron's silver flag compound March 27 on Ramstein

Ramstein Intermediate School students arrive to process a mock pre-deployment line held on the 435th Construction and Training Squadron’s silver flag compound, March 27 on Ramstein.

Upon arrival, grades three to five attended a welcoming brief that explained each station through which they were expected to process. The “deployers” were then assigned to a squadron, given an out-processing checklist and a mobility folder. “This was an opportunity for students to experience what their Airmen and Soldier parents go through in order to deploy,” said Noreen Mantini, Ramstein Intermediate School education counselor and event coordinator. “I had 100 percent attendance today — the children were so excited to attend today's activities.” Many students have deployed parents, so the day's events brought them to mind. “My mom is deployed to Africa. I wish she was here and I miss her, but I know the kids over (there) need her,” said Abriya Williams, RIS student.

(Left Photo) Members from the 86th Security Forces Squadron give Ramstein Intermediate School students a tour of their patrol vehicle during a mock predeployment line. (Right Photo) Staff Sgt. Gencian Blushi, 435th Construction and Training Squadron contingency instructor, teaches Ramstein Intermediate School students how to cook a meal ready-to eat.

(Left Photo) Staff Sgt. Terry Cooper, 435th Construction and Training Squadron services contingency instructor, teaches Ramstein Intermediate School students how to properly use fitness equipment. Ramstein units came together and gave RIS students the opportunity to deploy like their Airmen and Soldier parents. (Right Photo) Kinnis Thompson, a Ramstein Intermediate School student, takes down a posed assailant during the less-than-lethal force baton training. Security Forces also displayed weapons, tactical gear and a patrol vehicle.

The students' first stop was legal. A general law paralegal explained wills and powers of attorney. Then each student completed and signed a special power of attorney. “My special power of attorney is for the care of my cat, Selena,” said Nicole Manning, RIS student. “My best friend will take good care of her while I am away.” Next, the “deployers” were made aware of potential diseases and insects thriving in their “deployed” location during the medical readiness briefing. The public health technicians issued small candies “medication,” as well as dosage instructions. “Mosquitoes carry the disease malaria, so it is good we get medicine to help us not get sick,” said Ryan Jennings, RIS student. The young “deployers” were issued mobility gear and trained on the use of camouflage, concealment and face paint. They also participated in a hands-on meals ready-toeat demonstration. “This cheese tortellini MRE tastes so good,” said Alexandra Bertolucci, RIS student. “You guys are so lucky — I could eat this every day.” “One of my favorites was the station with the food that you could just pour water in and just eat it completely (the MRE). It was really cool,” Williams said. Finally, during the Security Forces demonstrations, the students had the opportunity to take down a posed assailant during less-than-lethal, force baton training. Security Forces also had their tactical gear and a patrol vehicle on display. “We are so thankful for all the community members who came together and gave up their time to coordinate these events for the kids,” Mantini said. The mission was a success — more than 50 children processed the deployment line. Trained, equipped and ready to go, these young “deployers” learned what it takes to be forward, ready, now.

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21st TSC hones skills during first of three staff exercises Story and photo by Staff Sgt. Warren W. Wright Jr. 21st TSC Public Affairs Staff sections of the 21st Theater Sustainment Command participated in a weeklong staff exercise designed to assess and improve staff proficiencies on select training tasks March 23 to 27 on Panzer Kaserne. The staff exercise, or STAFFEX, was the first of three exercises that will prepare the command to participate in Exercise Trident Juncture later this year. While the 21st TSC staff performs staff functions on a daily basis, it was important for the staff to utilize the STAFFEX to train collectively and assess how to improve their functions, said William Grossman, the deputy chief of the 21st TSC’s training section and one of the key planners of the exercise. As a result of the first exercise, the staff made improvements on how they conduct operations daily. “This being the initial staff exercise, we had some very technical communications goals that we had set,” said Col. Matthew Redding, the 21st TSC’s chief of staff. “We set some product outputs and some process output goals, and we’ve met those for what is primarily going to be our battle staff members.” Initial planning for the exercise began more than two months prior to the STAFFEX, when key planners first briefed the chief of staff and began coordinating multiple internal progress reviews. Additionally, the team received support from a mission command systems integration team from Fort Bragg, North Carolina, which assisted in the improvement of mission command systems within the organization. The staff was able to “improve some of the

Staff members from throughout the 21st Theater Sustainment Command look on as they are briefed on current operations going on across the command’s area of operations during an operations update brief March 27. The staff conducted the first phase of a staff exercise designed to assess and improve staff proficiencies on select training tasks.

briefing products we produced as a result of this STAFFEX,” Grossman said. “We’ve tweaked and improved our unit battle rhythm and identified some processes that may allow us to reduce some meetings and give more time back to staff sections.” During the STAFFEX, the 21st TSC staff utilized current operations taking place throughout Europe, such as Dragoon Ride, to formulate the backdrop for the scenario-based staff estimates and updates. “The neat thing is that the work we’ve accomplished for this STAFFEX is going to carry on to the following week since we still have ongoing operations,” Redding said. “At the end of the day, all of the hard work that the staff has done is

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going to be played out every single day because we are using live systems to track units and sustainment across the theater.” While this was just the crawl phase of the threephase exercise, the 21st TSC plans to use what they have learned to better prepare themselves for upcoming exercises and real world missions. “We plan to build on the things we’ve learned from this STAFFEX to improve our daily operations and to help set the conditions for the two future STAFFEXs we plan on conducting later this year,” Grossman said. “The staff has done a fantastic job,” Redding said. “We’re really looking forward to the next exercise.”

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doing and if I was ready. But I will never forget what he told me next. “I have to tell you that I really admire what you’re doing,” he said. “It takes a lot of guts, so let’s go out and (seek justice for what has happened to you).” We pulled up to the police station and an officer escorted us into a room. The door opened, and I saw my assailant. Next to him was an empty chair where the officer signaled me to sit. Shaking, I managed to take my seat at which time my assailant starts yelling. There was no need for translation; my interpreter told me he was accusing me of lying and trying to ruin his marriage. I left the room momentarily to try and compose myself. I took a deep breath and looked in the mirror. I had been so stressed for the past two months, and it reflected in my physical appearance. My skin had broken out from my face all the way down to my chest. But I knew in my heart what happened that day — I wasn’t a liar. I closed my eyes and prayed to God for strength. I made my way back into the room. I looked around at all the people who came out to support me — my commander, first sergeant, station

manager and OSI translator and, for the first time in a long time, I felt safe. I remained as calm as I could and answered the questions asked of me, despite my offender being a few inches away and constantly yelling at my interpreter and I. This was by far the hardest thing I’ve had to face in my life. Weeks went by before we heard anything. The judge decided to take my case to court. I would have to testify again, except for this time, no one was allowed in the courtroom with me. My special victim’s counselor walked me to the door of the courtroom. Then a Korean officer took me in and motioned me to sit in a chair that had been placed in the middle of the room. I looked around — no one sat in the pews and there was no jury, only a judge, an interpreter and a transcriber. They all stared as the prosecutor approached me. I was the victim, yet somehow, the room, the glares, the questions, all made me feel as if I was the offender. A month later, I was told the judge had found my assailant guilty. It was a huge relief, not only for me, but for others as well. I learned I wasn’t alone — many others on-base came forth and said they, too, had experienced

harassment from this man. The Air Force put his shop off-limits, helping to ensure others wouldn’t fall victim to the same crimes. Throughout the fourmonth ordeal, my Air Force and Army family stood by my side. My special victims' counselor helped me through every step of the legal process, despite being stationed in Japan. To this day, he continues to check up on me from time to time. OSI volunteered an agent familiar with Korean law to translate and advise my counselor and me on the next step. Everyone in my chain of command, my fellow Airmen and Soldiers all the way up to the Pentagon, showed sincere and personal support. Today, with the love and support of my family and friends, my wound is slowly healing. I hope that, in sharing my story, people may find comfort in knowing that no matter where you’re serving, despite being away from everything you know, you are not alone.

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Lt. Col. David Berkland, 480th Fighter Squadron commander, is interviewed by local media during Dacian Warhawk, a bilateral training event designed to increase interoperability and build relationships between Romanian and U.S. Airmen.

For one F-16 pilot with little more than two years flying time, the opportunity to train with Romanian wingmen is an experience that has a permanent place in his memory. “It was an unforgettable training experience,” said 1st Lt. Andrew Taylor, 480th FS electronic combat officer. “Being able to fly with the Romanian pilots and to be able to train against different aircraft other than the F-16

was amazing. The F-16 has some pretty incredible capabilities and we were able to do well.” While the mission was designed to provide lessons learned, build interoperability, and make each other better to keep the skies over Romania and Europe safe, both nations also gained a better understanding of their own capabilities through the friendly competition.

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Sexual assault awareness and prevention month: victims' counsel provides legal assistance, support by Staff Sgt. Leslie Keopka 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

If a sexual assault happens, it is crucial for individuals to know who they can turn to, where they can go and what help is available to them. April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. The month focuses on ensuring Airmen and families are aware of the resources available to aid in the prevention of sexual assault and the different types of reporting procedures available. The Air Force Special Victims’ Counsel is one of the many resources that members can use for legal advice and independent legal representation. “We function just like attorneys in the civilian world,” said Capt. Jessica Jacquay, Air Force SVC attorney. “We have a lawyer-client relationship; it is completely confidential. We only answer to (the victim), essentially.”

The Air Force initiated this program in 2013 to help combat sexual assault and give victims a voice in the military justice system. The purpose of the program is to provide advocacy and advice, and to empower victims by removing barriers to their participation in the process. The SVC attorneys report directly to the Air Force Legal Operations Agency, keeping them out of the local chains of command and base legal office. “A lot of the fear victims face is the uncertainty of what is going to happen next,” said Tech. Sgt. Anna Nakamoto, SVC paralegal. “We are here if they have questions. They can talk to us, and we have the capability to keep reports restricted. After they speak with us and see what their options are, then they can make the best decision going forward.” To better assist sexual assault victims, attorneys selected for this position go through extensive train-

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ing, including attending the Special Victims’ Investigation course at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center. In this course, they learn how sexual assaults are investigated, helping them to better understand the process. Paralegals assigned to the SVC learn about trauma and neurobiological reaction to trauma. They also learn how to communicate with victims when doing initial intakes, what type of questions to ask and how to interact with them. “The SVC is helping to give victims the power back,” Nakamoto said. “We want people to know we are here to help. A choice has been taken away from them and we help to give them their choice back.” All active-duty military members, regardless of who the perpetrator is, are eligible to use the SVC. Adult and minor dependents are also eligible for SVC services when the assault has a military connection.

“I spoke with a young woman who didn’t know if she wanted to report her assault or who to turn to,” Jacquay said. “She said, ‘I just want to tell someone my whole story and know it's confidential and get advice on what to do.’ We can provide that advice, even if they aren't necessarily eligible for our services in the long run. We can do that for anyone that walks in; we can listen and give advice confidentially. I was able to do that for her and she decided to go forward with the reporting.” The assigned attorney is with the victim throughout the interviews, hearings and courts-martial to provide them with the legal advice and support they need. To request an SVC, call 06371-4054782 or visit Bldg. 408 on Ramstein. An SVC can also be requested by contacting the Sexual Assault Response Coordinator, Family Advocacy Program or the Ramstein Legal Office.

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Child’s dream turned pilot’s reality by Senior Airman Jonathan Stefanko 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs First was the silence, then anxiety took hold. There was nothing the 12-year-old boy could do, except hold his father's hand and wait for the ... boom! The jet flew past, and the

audience exploded with excitement, screaming for the next performance. However, the child did not move. He only reached out toward the vanishing jet as if he could grasp a faded dream — and fly. Now a C-130J Super Hercules pilot for the 37th Airlift Squadron, Capt. Kenneth Jubb relives his childhood fantasy every time

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First Lt. Kenneth Jubb, a C-130 pilot, stands next to his father, Stephen Jubb, in Southwest Asia.

he takes to the air. “I will never forget when that F-16 (Fighting Falcon) flew past me all those years ago,” Jubb said. “It was an amazing experience and, while I may not be a fighter pilot, I still have the chance to do what I love.” After serving more than seven years in the Air Force, going on three deployments and countless missions around the world, Jubb has achieved his dream of aviation. However, he says his success wouldn't have been possible if he never joined the military. “Most of the people I knew while I lived in Atlanta have served in the military at some point in their lives, even my father,” Jubb said. “He was the one who originally introduced me to aviation and sparked my interest.” Stephen Jubb, an Air Force veteran and Kenneth Jubb's father, continued his love for airframes as an air traffic controller where he would share tales of past adventures with

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Capt. Kenneth Jubb, 37th Airlift Squadron pilot, performs pre-flight checks in a C-130J Super Hercules for a training mission Jan. 22 on Ramstein.

his son and guide him toward a common passion. “There were always stories and advice to hear, and I was always around planes,” the pilot said. “As a child, I would go to the control tower with my father and watch them take off — I loved it.” Though the military was all he knew, it wasn't until Sept. 11, 2001, that Jubb decided it was time to start following in his father's footsteps.

“I wouldn't say I was unsure of what I wanted to do, but watching those towers fall solidified my future,” he said. “After high school, I left for Louisiana State University and enrolled in ROTC.” After years of hard work and dedication, Jubb graduated from the university and joined the Air Force ranks in 2007 as a newly See Pilot, Page 14

AFPC hosts active duty enlisted, officer retirement webinars by Debbie Gildea Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO — The Air Force Personnel Center Retirements and Separations Branch will host two officer and two enlisted retirement webinars in April to provide interested Airmen with information and guidance on the retirement process. Enlisted webinars will be conducted 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. April 7 CST, on the Defense Connect

Online website at https://connect.dco.dod.mil/ enlisted-rets-101/. Officer webinars will be 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. April 9 CST on the DCO website at https://connect.dco. dod.mil/officer-rets-101/. “As they near retirement, many Airmen have questions about the process, requirements, possible active duty service commitment waivers and more,” said Tech. Sgt. Winsome Culley, assigned to the retirement policy section. “We want to provide them with as much information as possible and will cover information on the most common questions.”

For Airmen who are unable to sit in on the webinars, slides and a list of questions and answers generated during the sessions will be posted to “myPers” a couple of days after each session. Airmen interested in the sessions are encouraged to log in early to ensure they are ready for the session. For more information about Air Force personnel programs go to “myPers.” Individuals who do not have a “myPers” account can request one at www.retirees.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD120510-068.pdf.

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commissioned officer. “His mother and I are so amazed in all he has achieved,” Jubb's father said. “We knew he always wanted to be a pilot, and to see him turn those dreams into a reality is tremendous. Words really can't describe how proud we are of him.” Jubb's childhood fantasy was finally becoming a reality. However, when he began to fly, his dreams evolved into something much more. “When I finished pilot training, I thought it would be great if I could hear my father on the radio as I flew by his tower,” Jubb said. “Unfortunately, he had just finished controlling air traffic around the same time I became a pilot, and I didn't think it would be possible anymore. So I let that idea go.” Although he went through life determined to make his wishes come true, Jubb thought this would be one he could never change until he received a call while flying above Southwest Asia. “You are cleared to land,” Jubb said, recalling his father's response. “It threw me off when I heard his voice in my headset,” Jubb continued excitedly. “I used to hear him talk to multiple aircraft when I was a child, but this time he was talking to me. After all these years, he was able to land me, a moment we have always wanted, and in the Middle East of all places. It's a moment I will always cherish.” Stephen Jubb traveled to Southwest Asia to teach the locals how to properly control air traffic, which presented his son the opportunity to turn another dream into a reality. “I was contracted to work at an airport near where my son was, but I was restricted to where I could go,” Jubb's father said. “I didn't think I would be able to be with him. In the end we made it happen, and for the first time, I was able to see my son land his C-130.” After years of dreaming, he is no longer standing motionless. The pilot reached out and took hold of his own future and achieved what he knew he was always meant to do — soar.

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Blossom fest presents latest wines

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Visitors of Freinsheim can enjoy a walk surrounded by blossoms Saturday and Sunday

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Freinsheim will celebrate its annual blossom fest under the motto, “Cooking, Arts, Wine,” Saturday and Sunday. The wine growing community will present the new season’s wines, and visitors have the opportunity to talk to vintners. The I-Punkt Freinsheim (Tourist Information office) and participating wineries will sell wine passes for €12. This pass will authorize visitors to taste 20 wines in small tasting glasses on both days. Sunday, stores will open 1 to 6 p.m. and the toy museum will exhibit a collection of old toys. Wine Princess Anne II and a local band will officially open the fest at 11:30 a.m. on both days at the historical town hall. Wagon rides with Haflinger horses are scheduled to start at noon from the Kreuzhof winery. Surrounded by an ocean of blossoms, visitors will find a large variety of culinary specialties, wines and art items throughout the medieval town. Food specialties include potato pancakes with salmon or apple sauce, pork chops with potato salad, pancakes with spinach and sheep

cheese, prime boiled beef with horseradish sauce, trout, shrimps and oysters, chicken breast in orange-mustard sauce with curry rice, flammkuchen with asparagus, salmon rolls with salad, Thai food, strawberry parfait with berries and homemade cakes. Art galleries will display art objects including paintings and sculptors by local artists. The Baroque garden invites visitors to take a walk along

the medieval town wall. The town wall was built in the 15th century. After the town came under the domination of the electoral palatinate in 1471, the new authorities enforced the current walls. With the iron gate, construction of the fortification came to an end in 1514. Until the beginning of the 19th century, only two gates were leading out of town. Besides the two town gates, the iron gate in the

east and the Hain gate in the southwest, about 20 towers were put up within the wall — today five towers are left. It is known as one of the nicest and most complete town fortification facilities in the Pfalz. To get to Freinsheim, travel on A6 direction Mannheim; take the Grünstadt exit; follow the signs to Kirchheim, Dackenheim and Freinsheim. For more information, visit www.stadt-freinsheim.de.

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Kaiserslautern High School culinary team prepping for nationals, raising trip funds


licing through last month’s competition in Europe has earned the Kaiserslautern High School culinary team a spot at the national competition April 18 to 20 in Anaheim, California. “It feels good knowing their hard work has paid off,” said Andrew Dager, the school’s culinary arts teacher, known simply as “chef” around campus. “The kids worked three months, so to see them win is a great feeling.” At the Department of Defense Dependents Schools-

Europe culinary competition, held Feb. 24 to 26 at the KHS classroom kitchen, the team’s mouth-watering dishes enticed the judges and earned them a ticket to nationals. The national competition is an annual event hosted by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation. This year, it will be held at the famed amusement park, Disneyland. It’s a chance for the champions from 48 different states, including DODDS-E winners, to compete on the national stage for scholarships. “You’ll see a number of higher-level cooking techniques being used at the national competition, so they

Air Force Chapel Schedule

Spring 2015 Religious Celebrations for Passover, Lent and Easter PROTESTANT Wednesdays during Lent Ash Wednesday, 18 February 1700 - Liturgical Service with Communion, Ramstein South Chapel Lenten Mid-Week Services 25 February & 4, 11, 18, 25 March 1800 - Liturgical - Midweek Lenten Soup Supper, Ramstein South Chapel 1900 - Liturgical Lent Service, Ramstein South Chapel Holy Week Palm Sunday, 29 March 0900 - Liturgical Palm Sunday Service with communion, Ramstein South Chapel 1100 - Contemporary Palm Sunday Service, Ramstein North Chapel 1100 - Traditional Palm Sunday Service, Ramstein South Chapel 1100 - Gospel Palm Sunday Service, Vogelweh Chapel Good Friday, 3 April 1900 - Liturgical Good Friday Service, Ramstein South Chapel Easter Sunday 5 April 0700 - Easter Sunrise Service, South Chapel 0900 - Liturgical Service with communion, Ramstein South Chapel 1100 - Contemporary Easter Service, Ramstein North Chapel 1100 - Traditional Easter Service, Ramstein South Chapel 1100 - Gospel Resurrection Service, Vogelweh Chapel For questions about services and times call Ramstein North Chapel: 480-6148 (06371-47-6148) CATHOLIC Ash Wednesday ** Day of Fast and Abstinence, 18 February 0700, 1130, 1730 - Mass and Distribution of Ashes, Ramstein North Chapel Lenten Confessions, 16 March 1630 - 1830, Ramstein North Chapel 18 March 1630 - 1830, Ramstein North Chapel *No 1600 - 1645 Confessions on 4 April Fridays of Lent 20, 27 February & 6, 13, 20, 27 March 1730 - Stations of the Cross Ramstein North Chapel followed by a Lenten Soup Supper Holy Week & Sacred Triduum Palm Sunday 28 March 1700 - Vigil Mass, Vogelweh Chapel 29 March *0830, 1700 - Masses, Ramstein North Chapel Holy Thursday, 2 April 1730 - Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Ramstein North Chapel followed by Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament concludes with 2145 - Night Prayer Good Friday ** Day of Fast and Abstinence, 3 April 1200 - Stations of the Cross, Ramstein North Chapel 1730 - Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion, Ramstein North Chapel Holy Saturday, 4 April 0800 - Office of Readings & Morning Prayer, Ramstein North Chapel

really have to step up their game to compete,” Dager said. Team captain Tara Gentz and her four teammates, Jacob Caballero, Quatia Thompson, Charlie Thalmann and Miles Richardson, have been doing a lot of prepping since their big DODDS-E win — honing knife skills, tweaking their menu and closely mimicking the kitchen environment they expect to encounter at nationals. “We set up the kitchen how it will be at nationals. You have to cook exclusively on tables,” Gentz said. “You get two butane burning grills instead of a stove, and you don’t have running water, so we are learning to use buckets.” Like a sports team practicing for a championship game, the team has increased its hours in the kitchen, often running through their culi-

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nary routines as much as three times a day — in class, during seminar and after school. With the extra hours, the team is becoming a tighter unit. “We are like family. You get to cook together and learn things, and then you feel like you have a talent in the world,” Gentz said. Traveling to Disneyland

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1100 - 1200 - Confessions, Ramstein North Chapel 2000 - Easter Vigil, Ramstein North Chapel *No 1700 Mass at Vogelweh Easter Sunday, 5 April *0830, 1700 - Masses, Ramstein North Chapel *Note: Time change for Palm Sunday and Easter Only ORTHODOX COMMUNITY KAPAUN CHAPEL Lent 22 February 1800 - Forgiveness Sunday Vespers 25 February, 4,11,18 March & 1 April 1800 - Presanctified Liturgy 27 February & 6,13,20 March 1800 - Salutations to the Virgin Mary 25 March 0900 - Liturgy for the Annunciation 27 March 1800 - Akathist Hymn to the Virgin Mary Holy Week 4 April 0900 - Lazarus Saturday Liturgy 5 April 0900 - Palm Sunday Liturgy 5,6,7 April 1800 - Bridegroom Matins 8 April 1800 - Unction (Anointing) Service 9 April 0900 - Holy Thursday Liturgy; 1800 - 12 Gospel Readings 10 April 0900 - Royal Hours; 1500 - Unnailing Vespers; 2000 - Lamentations 11 April 0900 - Holy Saturday Liturgy; 2330 - Pascha (Easter) Services 12 April 1300 - Agape Vespers (Offsite at Picnic Grounds) For more information please contact: Fr. Matthew Streett at 0162-425-1998 or matthew.streett.1@us.af.mil JEWISH COMMUNITY Purim, 4 March 1800 - Purim Celebration, Ramstein South Chapel Prayer, costume contest, entertainment, pizza dinner Suggested donation: $ 10 adults, $ 5 children, 12 and under Passover, 3 April 1800 - First night Passover Seder, Ramstein South Chapel Suggested donation: $ 20 per adult, $ 10 for children, 12 and under For more information or to RSVP, please contact: Chaplain, Captain Gary Davidson at DSN: 480-2205 or by e-mail at gary.davidson@us.af.mil

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will be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for these five extraordinary young cooks. The trip does, however, come with a hefty price tag — more than $12,000, given the cost of plane tickets for students and chaperones, hotel reservations, daily meals, equipment and food for the competition. “Having only a month to earn funds is really putting us under the wire. If anybody wants to donate, they can contact the high school’s ParentTeacher-Student Organization or myself,” Dager said. For more information on the KHS culinary program and how to help get the team to Disneyland, contact Andrew Dager at 489-7300 or 0631-536-7300.

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WASHINGTON (AFNS) — To highlight the yearround contributions, courage and patriotism of the military community’s youngest members, the Defense Department observes April as the Month of the Military Child, said a Pentagon official. Established by then Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger in 1986, the month recognizes about 1.9 million U.S. military children ranging from infants to 18 years old, who have one or both parents serving in the armed forces, said Barbara Thompson, the director of DOD’s Office of Family Readiness Policy. “We want to highlight their sacrifices (and) support of the military member in their families, so it behooves us to take time from the busy calendar of our events and recognize military children,” she said. Permanent change of stations, deployments and training activities, among other facets of military life, can present unique challenges to children who must constantly adjust to distance, unfamiliarity and uncertain schedules, Thompson said. “That can be a real sacrifice, because each parent is a very important part of that child’s makeup,” she said. “So we want to make sure that when they move or change schools, all of those transition times are supported with resources, programs and services.” DOD offers a variety of programs to help military children overcome these challenges, Thompson said.

Available programs offer assistance For example, the Child Development Program offers childcare up to age 12. Similarly, youth development programs offer older children opportunities for recreation, and character, social and emotional development. Thompson reported that parents, too, have resources to help guide and nurture their children of all ages. The New Parents Support Program helps parents during pregnancy and childbirth, and children up to three years old, to reach their full potential through home visitations and parent support groups, she said. Military OneSource is another resource available 24/7, 365 days a year, to support parents to learn more about parenting skills, as well as to find support for themselves, Thompson said. It also offers telephonic, face-toface, online and video nonmedical and financial counseling, which she described as “strengthening pillars” for military households separated from extended family or settling into a new environment. “On the installations, we have military family support centers,” she said, “where a multitude of services for transitions and life skills are offered to make sure our families can be resilient and strengthen them in their efforts to be the parents they want to be.” Family support has evolved over the last 40 years to become the family readiness system, which is a collabora-

tive network of agencies, programs, services and professionals who promote the readiness and quality of life of military families both on installations and in the community, Thompson said. “There is no ‘wrong’ door,” she said. “So regardless of where you’re seeking support, whether it’s with your pediatrician or with your chaplain, he or she will also know the resources to support you in your efforts to navigate the military life course.” A visual tribute Across the services, Thompson said, parades, fairs, art and poetry contests will abound as installations develop engaging and amusing activities to solidify the bonds among families and communities. “We want to make sure that children’s voices are heard during the Month of the Military Child,” she said. “It’s a fun time to be with their families (and) to take part in the various activities that the services developed to recognize military children.” Community outreach initiatives include partnerships with the Department of Agriculture and the National Institute of Food and Agriculture’s 4-H youth group to promote “Purple Up!” on April 15, Thompson said. Students, school sports team members, teachers and community leaders will wear purple as a visual tribute to military children. “It is hard to be a military child, and they’re doing it super well,” Thompson said.

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Protestant Services

POC for Miesau, Landstuhl and Daenner is the USAG R-P Chaplains Office in Bldg. 2919 on Pulaski Barracks. DSN 493-4098, civ. 0631-3406-4098 Miesau Chapel (Bldg. 3175) Seventh-Day Adventist Worship Sabbath School: 9:30 a.m. Saturdays Spanish Sabbath School: 9:30 a.m. Saturdays Worship: 11 a.m. Saturdays Small Group: 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays Landstuhl Community Chapel (Bldg. 3773) Worship: 11 a.m. Sundays Children’s Youth Church: 11 a.m. Sundays Daenner Community Chapel (Bldg. 3150) Chapel Next Worship Worship: 10 a.m. Sundays Children’s Church: 10:30 a.m. Sundays Ramstein North Chapel (DSN 480-6148, civ. 06371-47-6148) Contemporary Service: 11 a.m. Sundays Ramstein South Chapel (DSN 480-5753, civ. 06371-47-5753) Liturgical Services: 9 a.m. Sundays Liturgical Sunday School: 11 a.m. Sundays Traditional Service: 11 a.m. Sundays Vogelweh Chapel (DSN 489-6859, civ. 0631-536-6859) Gospel Service: 11 a.m. Sundays. Protestant education classes are available for all ages at Vogelweh, Ramstein, Landstuhl and Daenner. For information, call DSN 480-2499/489-6743 or civ. 06371-47-2499/0631-536-6743.

Catholic Services

Daenner Community Chapel (Bldg 3150) Confession: 11:30 a.m. Sundays (Jun-Aug) Sunday Mass: 12:00 p.m. (Jun-Aug) Confession: 12:00 p.m. Sundays (Sep-May) Sunday Mass: 12:30 (Sep-May) Landstuhl Community Chapel (Bldg. 3773) Confession: 8:30 a.m. Sunday Mass: 9:00 a.m. Ramstein North Chapel (DSN 480-6148, civ. 06371-47-6148) Daily Mass: 11:30 a.m. Monday-Friday Sunday Mass: 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Confession 4-4:45 p.m. Sundays Vogelweh Chapel (DSN 489-6859, civ. 0631-536-6859) Confession: 4-4:45 p.m. Saturday Mass: 5 p.m.

Jewish Religious Services

Ramstein South Chapel Synagogue (DSN 480-5753, civ. 06371-47-5753) Shabbat Evening Service: 7 p.m. Fridays

Islamic Services

Ramstein South Chapel Mosque (480-5753) Jumu’ah Prayer, 1:30 p.m. For religious education and daily prayers, check the prayer schedule

Orthodox Christian

Kapaun Chapel (DSN 489-6859, civ. 0631-536-6859) Divine Liturgy: 9 a.m. Sundays Confessions by appointment

Youth Group Kaiserslautern Youth of the Chapel / Club Beyond, (Religious Youth Center, Pulaski Bks., Bldg. 2869), all teens grades 6-12 welcome! Middle School Small Group: 3-4:30 p.m. Sundays Café Dinner (for students and families): 4:30-5:30 p.m. Sundays High School Small Group: 5:30-7:00 p.m. Sundays More information: kaiserslautern@clubbeyond.org Protestant Youth of the Chapel Ramstein North Chapel "Vision" Middle School Ministry Tuesdays 3:15-5:00pm "Salvage" High School Ministry Tuesdays 7:00-8:45pm Info: www.ramsteinpyoc.blogspot.com Contact: ramsteinpyoc@googlemail.com

Episcopal (St. Albans) 10:30 a.m. Sundays, Kapaun Chapel

Korean Service 1 p.m. Sundays, Ramstein South Chapel

Unitarian Universalist Service, 1:30 p.m. second and fourth Sundays (Sept.-May), Kapaun Chapel

Wiccan 7 p.m. first and third Saturdays, Kapaun Annex

Confessional Lutheran (WELS) 4 p.m. second and fourth Sundays, Ramstein South Chapel

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Mark Your Calendar

April Events

Volunteer Appreciation Week invites community members to a variety of activities for Volunteer Appreciation Week, April 13 to 17: » Monday: Information table from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center on Ramstein. Army Community Services will be available to answer questions about volunteer opportunites. » Tuesday: Information table from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Baumholder Java Cafe on Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8661. ACS and other organizations will be available to answer questions. » Wednesday: Community Project Day — various community projects will be led by volunteer organizations. Thursday: Thank-a-Volunteer Day — wear the color red all day, as a way to say “thank you” to volunteers. » April 17: Annual Volunteer of the Year Ceremony 5:30 p.m. at Armstrong’s Club, Bldg. 1036. During this week, volunteers can stop by ACS to pick up a free coupon booklet filled with great giveaways and deals. Volunteers must be registered in the volunteer management information system, Red Cross or USO volunteer systems and must have logged at least one hour of service in 2014. For details, call ACS, Pulaski Barracks., Bldg. 2891 at 493-4064/4203 or 0631-4064/4203. » The Rheinland Pfalz Quilt Guild will meet on April 17 at Ramstein Middle School. April program will be a real “killer” as the RPQG Not Ready for Prime-time Players presents the “Murder at Pieceful Lake” murder mystery dinner theater. The mystery begins at 5:30 p.m. Bring a dish for the potluck. For more details, visit RPQG’s website at www.rpqg.eu. » Earth Day Egg Carton Garden fun at Landstuhl Library April 22 from 3 to 4 p.m. in celebration of Earth Day. Everyone can get their hands dirty by planting an egg carton garden. Open to all ages, no sign-up is required. For details, call 486-7322 or 06372-86-7322. » April is Month of the Military Child. To celebrate the important role that military children play in the armed forces community, Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation and 86th Force Support Squadron present the Month of the Military Child Fest from 10 a.m to 3 p.m. April 25 at Pulaski Park. Welcome ceremony begins 11 a.m. Activities include bouncy castles, face painting, live entertainment, food and more. This free event is for all ages. For details, visit www.kaiserslautern.armymwr.com or www.86fss.com. » A Mother’s Day Bazaar will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 27 and 30 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Heaton Hall. A variety of exquisite European gifts can be purchased. All prices are in U.S. dollars. Cash, check and debit cards are accepted. Open to ID cardholders only. For details, call 493-4146/4642 or 0631-3406-4146/4642.

KMC Onstage

KMC Onstage is located in Bldg. 3232 on Kleber Kaserne. For more information, contact Nate Records at 483-6252 or 0631411-6252 or via email at nathan.d.records.naf@mail.mil. To reserve tickets, visit http://kaiserslautern.armymwr.com, visit KMC Onstage from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, or by calling 483-6626 or 0631-411-6626. » Moon Over Buffalo: Show dates are at 7:30 p.m. May 29 and 30 and June 5, 6, 12 and 13, and 3 p.m. June 7 and 14. » Young Frankenstein: Show dates are at 7:30 p.m. today, Saturday, April 17 and 18, and at 3 p.m. Sunday and April 19. This production is recommended for mature audiences. » 2015 IMCOM-E Army Entertainment Tournament of Plays Awards Show: 6 p.m. April 25 at Armstrong’s Club. Reservations are only available through the community entertainment director. Cost


is $25 per person. Advanced reservations and payment are required.

Armstrong’s Club Events

Armstrong’s Club is located in Bldg. 1036 on Vogelweh Family Housing. Call 0631-354-9986 for details. Unless otherwise stated, events have no cover charge and are open to all ID cardholders and their guests, 18 and over. » Comedy show featuring Vince D., David Young, James Allen and I am Prelow: Saturday, doors open at 7:30 p.m. Show begins at 9 p.m. Tickets may be purchased in advance from Armstrong’s Club for $25 or $30 at the door. » Annual Volunteer of the Year Recognition Ceremony: Join ACS April 17. This free event recognizes local volunteers for their valuable devotion to the community. Open to all registered volunteers within the U.S. Army Garrison community. There will be heavy hors d’oeuvre, awards presentations, a special grand prize to the winner of the “Volunteer of the Year Award,” and a cake cutting ceremony. Attending volunteers must register in advance. Limited seating is available. For details and to register, call Ms. Tianne Travis at 493-4064 or 0631-3406-4064, or e-mail tianne.d.travis.civ@mail.mil. » 2015 Installation Management Command-Europe Topper Awards Ceremony: April 25. No-host bar, 5 to 6 p.m.; awards show, 6 p.m.; Cake cutting and coffee, 9 p.m. Cost is $25 per person. Advanced payment and reservations required by today. To RSVP or for more details, call 483-6626 or 0631-411-6626. » Industry Night Mondays: 5 to 10 p.m. the first and third Monday of every month. This night for service industry employees features raffles, cocktails and music. » Small Tab Tuesdays: 5 to 10 p.m. every Tuesday play a game of pool or pick your favorite jam on the jukebox while enjoying specials. » Trivia Wednesdays: 6 to 10 p.m. every Wednesday. » Throwback Thursdays: 7 p.m. every other Thursday, listen to hits from the ’80s, ’90s and today. » Karaoke Fridays: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. every Friday show off your singing skills and socialize in a fun environment. » Latin Fusion Saturdays: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. every other Saturday. » Swag Saturdays: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. every other Saturday. » Sunday Sports: 2 to 11 p.m. every Sunday. Enjoy live sports playing on all TV screens. Food and beverages available for purchase.

Kazabra Club Events

Kazabra Club is located in Bldg. 2057 on Vogelweh. Call 4897261 or 0631-636-7261 for details. Unless otherwise stated, events have no cover charge and are open to all ID cardholders and their guests, 18 and over. » Urban Nights: 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. every other Friday. » Country Karaoke: 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. every other Friday. Sing your favorite country hit and take a spin on the mechanical bull, Tornado. » Texas Hold ’em: 8 p.m. to midnight every Friday. Buy-in is $25. Register and buy-in by 7 p.m. » Country Nights: 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Saturdays. Dance lessons take place from 7 to 9 p.m. There is a $5 cover charge. » K-town Coverall Bingo: 3 p.m every Sunday play progressive bingo to win up to $7,500. New players get a free card with the purchase of a bingo pack or bring a new player and both players receive a free card with the purchase of any bingo pack. » Sunday Sports: 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. Sundays. Enjoy 50 cent wings and $1 hot dogs, and take part in fun sports trivia.


» Job Openings at CYS Services. Apply online for Child, Youth and School Services positions at www.usajobs.gov. Search for job title: Child and Youth Program Assistant (Entry, Skill & Target Level), CY-01/02. Positions available on Kleber, Landstuhl, Sembach and Miesau locations. Child and Youth Program assistants work directly with children and youth and must be trustworthy, able to maintain a high degree of professionalism and have the desire to be a positive influence on children and youth.

Support Groups

» The Couples Support Group takes place from 6 to 8 p.m. every second and fourth Wednesday of the month until April 22 in Bldg. 2917 on Pulaski Barracks. Are you new to the KMC area and want to meet other new couples? Here is an opportunity to discuss the challenges and seek solutions to living in Europe. For details or to enroll, call 493-4203 or 0631-3406-4203. » The Army Community Service Family Advocacy Program presents Family University from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 22 at the Daenner Chapel. This event aims to improve the overall health of family and relationships. Family track topics include: parenting, the five love languages, couples communication, budgeting and saving. Professional track topics include: child abuse, forensic interviewing and PTSD. Open to all members of the military community. Lunch and free child care will be provided as well as 3.5 hours toward promotion points for active-duty service members. Advance registration is required by April 17. To register, call the Family Advocacy Program at 493-4659 or 0631-3406-4659.


» Join the New Parent Support Program and other community counterparts from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. the first Tuesday of every month at the Landstuhl Learning Center in Bldg. 3718 on Wilson Barracks for information about pregnancy and newborns at the next Expectant Parent Orientation. For details, call the New Parent Support Program at 493-4659 or 0631-3406-4659.

Classes and Training

» Sponsorship Training from 10 to 11 a.m. and 3 to 4 p.m. Tuesday and April 28 at the Hercules Theater on Ramstein. This course helps fulfill the role as a sponsor for incoming personnel. Units sending students to training are required to pre-register with ACS to ensure that a unit-specific sign-in roster is available. Open to Soldiers, civilians and spouses who will act as sponsors. For details, call 493-4203 or 0631-3406-4203. » 5 Love Languages of Children is from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday on Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2917. This class explores how to effectively communicate with a child in a language they understand by identifying their love language. For details and to enroll, call 493-4203 or 0631-3406-4203.

Baumholder Events

» In appreciation of National Library Week, Free Book Bag day is on Wednesday at Baumholder Library during normal library hours. The library is giving away free book bags to anyone who comes in. For details, call 485-8851 or 06783-6-8851. » Rolling Hills Spa and Wellness Center gives back to the hard-working moms 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May. 9 at Wetzel Kaserne, Bldg. 8895. Mothers receive 10 percent-off spa services and a free eye brow wax. Purchase a service and receive a free paraffin wax treatment for your hands and feet. To make an appointment, call 485-6156 or 06783-6-6156.

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Airman & Family Readiness Center

For more information or to sign up for a class, call the Airman & Family Readiness Center at 480-5100. MONDAY » Ramstein Spouses orientation: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., A&FRC » Volunteer fair: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., KMCC » USAJobs workshop: 1 to 3 p.m., A&FRC TUESDAY » Reintegration briefing: 9 to 11 a.m., IDRC » Understanding TSP: 9 to 10 a.m., A&FRC » Spouse Sponsorship: 10 to 11 a.m., A&FRC » Beauty on a Budget: 10 a.m. to noon, A&FRC » Intro to German: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., A&FRC » Pre-Deployment briefing: 1 to 3 p.m., IDRC » Resume Writing 101: 1 to 3 p.m., A&FRC WEDNESDAY » Base INTRO: 7:30 to 11:45 a.m., E Club » Key Spouse training: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., A&FRC » EFMP playgroup: 10 a.m. to noon, Ramstein Community Center Center THURSDAY » Transition GPS - Higher Education Track: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., A&FRC » Single parent support group: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., A&FRC APRIL 17 » Transition GPS - Higher Education Track: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., A&FRC » Parenting Skills - Handling Peer Pressure: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.,


For details and to register for KMC youth instructional classes, visit www.86fss.com, select “Family” and click

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“Instructional Classes,” or call Ramstein Youth Programs at 06371-47-6444 or Vogelweh Youth Programs at 0631536-6504. Most classes run through May 2015.

Health Promotion

For more information, call Health Promotion at 0637147-4292 or 480-4292. MONDAY » Healthy Eating: 9 to 10:30 a.m. » BOD POD: 1 to 3 p.m. TUESDAY » BOD POD: 8 to 10 a.m. WEDNESDAY » BBBL Class #1: 8 a.m. to noon THURSDAY » Closed for training April 17 » BOD POD: 8 to 10 a.m.

Family Advocacy

To register for classes or for more information, call 479-2370 or 06371-46-2370. » EXPECTANT PARENT ORIENTATION (MONTHLY): Orientation is from 8:30 to 11 a.m. the first Tuesday of every month at the Learning Resource Center, Bldg. 3718 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. Learn about birth registration, passports and more. For details, call the New Parent Support Program at 479-2098 or 06371-46-2098. » CHILD ABUSE AWARENESS AND PREVENTION: April is child abuse awareness and prevention month and the the following classes are offered: » Parenting with Love and Logic (four sessions): 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, April 20 and 27, Bldg. 2121, third floor. In this training, parents will interact with other parents

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who share their goal of growing in their parenting knowledge and skills. Discussion will use principles of love and logic for effective, loving parenting. Participants should feel free to bring lunch. » Kids First: Principles of Positive Co-Parenting (one session): 10 a.m. to noon April 16, Bldg. 2121, third floor. This training focuses on practical strategies for managing stress through a divorce or separation, helping the children with coping. For details and to register, call Family Advocacy at 4792370 or 06371-46-2370.

Medical Group

» SELF-INITIATED CARE KIT, twice a month. Call 4792273 (CARE) to sign up for a class. » ATTENTION: TRICARE ONLINE IS AVAILABLE for your convenience. Schedule your own appointments, home care website, check labs, nurse advice line, medication refills and more. For more information or to register online, visit www.tricareonline.com.


» April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The following events are scheduled to take place: » Today, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sexual Assault Awareness Month Info Booth SHARP/SAPR Partnership at KMCC Food Court. » April 17, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Donnelly Park, CLEAR Challenge. Event is open to all ID card holders. Multiple teams per squadron/unit are acceptable. Email 86WSA. CVK.2015CLEARChallenge@us.af.mil to obtain registration forms. All registration forms must be turned in by April 14. April 25, 5K SHARP/SAPR SAAM Superman Run South Side Fitness Center; for details contact Sgt. 1st Class David Stegman at 480-6580. To reach the Sexual Assault Respo» nse Coordination office, call 480-7272 or 06371-47-7272.

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Ramstein, Mildenhall Airm Story and photos by Senior Airman Damon Kasberg 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs A KC-135 Stratotanker aircrew from Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, supported the 354th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron's deployment to Europe by providing aerial refueling to A-10 Thunderbolt IIs March 23 to 27 above Ramstein. During their weeklong visit to Ramstein, the aircrew refueled more than 20 A-10s, honing their ability to keep aircraft flying. “Our main goal here is fueling the A-10s for their deployment in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve,” said Capt. Bobby Stanford, 100th Air Refueling Wing pilot. “It's been really successful. Everyday we've been able to refuel aircraft so they can complete their mission.” Inside the KC-135, co-pilots took part in the natural progression of their career field. “Two of our pilots were also able to perform aircraft commander upgrade training,” Stanford said. “It is required onthe-job training for a co-pilot to become an aircraft commander. As a co-pilot, your primary duty is to learn the aircraft and become proficient in flying. As an aircraft commander, you are required to take it a step further by becoming responsible for making decisions concerning the execution of the mission and ensuring the safety of everyone on board.” Pilots weren't the only ones training thousands of feet above

Capt. Paul Anguita, 100th Air Refueling Wing pilot, flies a KC-135 Stratotanker. Aircrew and a KC-135 from Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, spent multiple days at Ramstein performing refueling missions for A-10 Thunderbolt IIs. Pilots also took part in aircraft commander upgrade training, helping them progress to the next level of their career.

Ramstein. Members of the 86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron also had the opportunity to train on board a KC-135 as it flew overhead. “The KC-135 is one of the primary aircraft used by the Air Force for aeromedical evacuation,” said Tech. Sgt. William Johnson, 86th AES aeromedical evacuation technician. “Ramstein doesn't have any assigned, but it's still vital that our flight nurses and aeromedical evacuation technicians are familiar with the aircraft and have the opportu-

nity to exercise the aircraft specific requirements. This provides (the European Command) and (African Command) with aeromedical evacuation crewmembers who are always ready.” Airmen from the 100th ARW also learned more about aeromedical evacuation from working firsthand with the 86th AES. “I've been out here doing aerial refueling, but a big portion has also been coordinating with the aeromedical teams,” said Senior Airman DeVaughn Granger, 100th ARW boom oper-

Senior Airman DeVaughn Granger, 100th Air Refueling Wing boom operator, refuels an A-10 Thunderbolt II March 26 above Ramstein. Aircrew and a KC-135 Stratotanker from Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, spent multiple days at Ramstein refueling more than 20 A-10s, honing their ability to keep aircraft flying.

ator. “The first day was eye opening because we don't see a lot of aeromedical missions. I've only worked with aeromedical teams twice in my four-year career. I was able to read my Air Force instructions then see it in front of me. The experience really put one and one together.” The knowledge gained from this training not only developed Airmen, it also strengthens the United States' commitment to Europe, demonstrating its dedication to peace and stability in the region.

A KC-135 Stratotanker from the 1 Resolve. The TSP deployments ar and Royal Air Force Mildenhall, E to Spangdahlem quick access to

Airmen of the 86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron perform lifesaving procedures to a “patient” in a KC-135 Stratotanker. Aircrew and a KC-135 from Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, spent multiple days at Ramstein performing aerial refueling missions, which also gave AES Airmen the opportunity to train on their mission inside a different airframe.

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men train above Germany

100th Air Refueling Wing refuels a 354th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron A-10 Thunderbolt II March 26 above Ramstein. The A-10s deployed as part of a theater security package in support of Operation Atlantic re possible with the strategic access provided by infrastructure, support and relationships with local communities at U.S. and host nation installations. Service members from Ramstein, Spangdahlem Air Base, England, were all involved in the aerial refueling training. Aircrew from Mildenhall stayed multiple days at Ramstein to operate from the Air Force’s premier power projection platform, giving the A-10s deployed aerial refueling capabilities.

Airmen of the 86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron review procedures for loading medical equipment and personnel into a KC-135 Stratotanker. In addition to setting up medical equipment and treating “patients,” the AES Airmen also familiarized themselves with the KC-135. This included learning where all emergency exits and equipment are located on board in case something goes wrong.

First Lt. Asha Wyatt, 86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron flight nurse, removes medical equipment from a bag during training. Aircrew and a KC-135 Stratotanker from Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, spent multiple days at Ramstein performing aerial refueling missions, which also gave AES Airmen the opportunity to train on their mission inside a different airframe.

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Was ist Los? KMC Cultural Highlights The following is a list of performances and events happening in the KMC and nearby locations. Dates are subject to change.

Performing arts:

Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern: • “Rigoletto,” an opera by Guiseppe Verdi, in Italian, 7:30 p.m. today and April 30. • “Everyman,” a rock mystery with the progressive metal band Vanden Plas, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Wednesday, April 23 and 24. • “Die letzten Tage der Menschheit,” a tragedy by Karl Kraus, 3 p.m. Sunday. • “Yellow Line,” a comedy in German, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, and 6 p.m. April 26. • “Pariser Leben,” an operetta by Jacques Offenbach, 7:30 p.m. April 17. • “Irrelohe,” an opera by Franz Schreker, in German, 7:30 p.m. April 18. • “Begegnungen!_3,” a choir project with the Pfalztheater Choir and people from the area, 6 p.m. April 19 and 25. For more information, call 06313675-209 or visit www.pfalztheater. de.

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Pop at Kammgarn The Kammgarn Kaiserslautern presents the Swedish band, The Majority Says, performing rock, pop, Indie, at 8 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost €16. For details, visit www.kammgarn.de.

Kammgarn Kaiserslautern: • Megaherz presents Goth rock, 8 p.m. today. • The band The Majority Says presents rock, pop, Indie, 8 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost €16. • Kammgarn International Jazz Festival, Tuesday to April 18. For details on performers and different locations, visit www.kammgarn.de. Festival ticket is €60. Single tickets for each performance are available. • Kissin’ Dynamite presents heavy metal, 8 p.m. April 24. Tickets cost €19. For more information, visit www. kammgarn.de. Fruchthalle, Kaiserslautern: • Minguet Quartett presents works by Joseph Haydn, Ulrich Leyendecker, Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, 8 p.m. Thursday. Tickets cost €14 to €24. • The Pfalztheater Orchestra presents “Till Eulenspiegel,” by Richard Strauss, 11 a.m. April 22. Tickets cost €8. • The German Radio Philharmonics Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern presents “Beethoven’s World,” 8 p.m. April 24. Tickets cost 17 to €25. For tickets, call Kaiserslautern Tourist-Info at 0631-365-2317. JUZ (Youth Center), Steinstrasse 47, Kaiserslautern: • Newcomer Again features rock pop bands of Emmerich-Smola Music School and Music Academy, 8 p.m. April 17. Tickets cost €5.50. For more information, visit www.juz-kl.de. Stiftskirche, Stiftsplatz, Kaiserslautern: • Celtic Nights with the duo Kelpie, 8 p.m. April 17. Tickets cost €16. Ramstein-Miesenbach, Haus des Bürgers: • Räuber live in concert, a two hour concert program by five musicians from Cologne with popular German songs, 8 p.m. April 24. Tickets cost €28.50 to €34. • Country night with the band R.E.A.C.H., 8 p.m. April 25. Tickets cost €12. • Pianist Stephan Schappé presents “Classic without limits,” a piano night with works by Schumann, Bizet, Piazolla, Eric Carmen, Tonci Huljic,

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Gartenschau offers fun Children have fun on the water playground, pirates ship, sliding tower and other play equipment at the Kaiserslautern Gartenschau, also known as Dinosaur Park. It offers various exhibitions such as the Lego display, the Easter time flower show and the art forum highlighting the works of regional painters, jewelry designers, stone masons and other artists. Throughout the season, the Gartenschau offers various activities, musical programs and guided tours. A medieval market is scheduled for May 1 to 3. The park is open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily, through Oct. 31. For more information, visit www.gartenschaukl.de or facebook.de/gartenschau.kl.

5 p.m. April 26. Tickets cost €12. For details, visit www.hausdesbuergers.de or call 06371-592-220. Landstuhl Stadthalle: • “I am from Austria,” the greatest hits of 50 years of Austrian pop sound, 7:30 p.m. today. Tickets cost €19.50 to €28. • Trio Musica presents “Musical and more,” 7 p.m. Wednesday. Tickets cost €12. For more information, visit www. stadthalle-landstuhl.de or call 06371-92340 for details. Saarbrücken, Saarländisches Staatstheater, Schillerplatz 1: • “The Black Rider,” a musical by Tom Waits, William S. Burroughs and Robert Wilson, 7:30 p.m. April 21, 24 and 29. For details, visit www. theater-saarbruecken.de or call 0681-3092-486. Nationaltheater Mannheim, am Goetheplatz: • “L’Elisir d’Amore,” an opera, in Italian, by Gaetano Donizetti, 8 p.m. today and April 18. • “2 Gents,” a ballet by Kevin O’Day based on William Shakespeare’s novel (Two gentlemen of Verona), 7:30 p.m. Saturday. • Romeo and Julia,” a ballet by Kevin O’Day, 7:30 p.m. April 25. Visit www.nationaltheater-mannheim. de for details. English Theatre, Gallusanlage 7, Frankfurt: • “Other Desert Cities,” a sizzling comedy of family secrets by Jon Robin Baitz, Saturday through May 31. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday, and 6 p.m. Sunday. For

details, visit www.english-theatre.org.


• Kaiserslautern Gartenschau, through Oct. 31. Special events on Sunday: Worship service in willow church 11 a.m. Children’s theater performance 3 p.m. in event hall. Opening hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tickets cost €7 for adults and €3 for children. For details, visit www.gartenschaukl.de. • Kaiserslautern, Japanese Garden open through Oct. 31. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For details, visit www. japanischergarten.de. • Kaiserslautern, Mehrgenerationenhaus, Kennelstrasse 7, Swing Dance Tea with jazz music from the 1920s to 1950s, dancing instructions, coffee and cake, 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday. Donations of €3 are welcome. For details, visit www.lautern-swingt.de. • Edenkoben/German Wine Street, Ludwigsplatz, plant and garden market with 70 vendors, Saturday and Sunday.

Flea markets:

• Kaiserslautern, Pfalz-Center (across from Daenner Kaserne), 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. • Kaiserslautern, Merkurstrasse, festgrounds near BMW dealer, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and April 18. • Kaiserslautern, Toom Baumarkt, Hohenecker Strasse 10, Fridays. • Mehlingen, former Penny market (Tannenstrasse), 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. • Bad Dürkheim, Saline (saltworks

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569th USFPS provides anti-bullying training by Staff Sgt. Joel Reyes Rodriguez 569th U.S. Forces Police Squadron Most people have probably heard the old adage, “sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” Maybe they have spoken these words themselves in an effort to dissuade a bully’s attack, but in reality, we know that words can hurt and can cause damage. The 569th U.S. Forces Police Squadron recently teamed up with local school psychologists to create an anti-bullying program for Kaiserslautern Military Community Schools. The program provides students with clear guidance on expecta-

tions of peer mediation and what to do in the event students find themselves victimized. Today, bullying doesn’t end on the playground or in the hallways; it is a problem that has evolved with time and technology. Social media networks have made cyberbullying a full-time problem. The most recent anti-bullying seminar was conducted on March 9 to 13 by the 569th USFPS in support of the Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe’s “Resiliency Week” at Kaiserslautern High School. The program was presented to 105 students and teachers from KHS with overwhelming positive feedback from the students and staff.

The seminar entailed: • Key actions to take when faced with a bully and the expected outcome (i.e. recognize, respond, listen and promote safety) • Why the anti-bullying program is important • Types of bullying (physical, emotional, covert and cyber) • Why you should speak up, whether you’re a bystander or victim • Why do bullies bully? (personal history, having power, society and family issues) The nature of online life and an increased number of children with access to media devices, makes sending humiliating or degrading messages, pictures or videos simple, immedi-

ate and anonymous. Bullies can mask their identities with screen names and make direct physical and social threats extending beyond school grounds. While there are many different types of bullying, the goal of the 569th USFPS is to provide students with the necessary information to make the right decision, intervene, speak up, come forward and seek help. Through education, children can be instilled with the courage to end bullying. Parents, friends, teachers and coaches are always available to help mediate or listen. For more information on this program, contact the 569th USFPS at 489-6004 or 0631-536-6004.

Education Notes

National Library Week celebrations

National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association each April, and libraries across the country are celebrating. From April 13 to 17, join the Rheinland-Pfalz Library for a week filled with celebrations. Open to patrons of all ages; no registration required. The RheinlandPfalz Library is located at Landstuhl in Bldg. 3810. • Monday: Teen Day, 3:30 to 5 p.m. Create your own bookmarks. • Tuesday: Origami Crafts, 3 to 4 p.m. Enjoy papermaking origami crafts.

• Wednesday: Kids Day, 10:30 a.m. Attend a special story time. • Thursday: Adults Day, 5:30 p.m. View an independent and foreign film at the library. • April 17: Tween Day, 3 to 4:30 p.m. Celebrate a day full of Pokemon fun.

CYSS family football trip

Are you ready for some tackle football? Child, Youth and School Services Youth Sports is offering a family trip to the opening season game featuring the K-Town Pikes vs. the Trier Stampers April 18.

A bus will depart from the Landstuhl Army and Air Force Exchange Service Express Station at 2 p.m and kick-off is at 3:30 p.m. This is a family trip and all youth must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Entrance to the game is free for CYSS families. Adults pay a $5 transportation fee and youth are free. Register for this trip by contacting Parent Central Services, Pulaski Barracks in Bldg. 2898, at 493-4516/4122 or 0631-3406-4516/4122, or contact Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation’s One Stop Shop, on Wilson Barracks in Bldg. 3810, at 486-8943 or 06371-86-8943.

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German-American Friendship 5K

The German-American Friendship 5K run/walk takes place from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Gelterswoog lake, Gelterswoog 20, 67661. Bring your family, friends, neighbors and pets to this free event, and celebrate a day of camaraderie. Participation medals will be given to the first 500 people. For details, visit www.kaiserslautern.armymwr.com.

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Campaign Coordinator Sgt. 1st Class Rivera at 4934229 or 0631-3406-4229, or contact AER Assistant Officer Michael Shack at 493-4221 or 0631-34064221.

Softball clinic, practicum tournament

The Army and Air Force will host a Sexual Assault Awareness Month 5K Run/Walk April 25 at the Ramstein Southside Fitness Center in Bldg. 2117. Registration starts at 8 a.m. and the run/walk starts at 9. Registration is free for all participants. The first 100 to register will receive a free T-shirt. For details, call 480-0294 or 06371-47-0294.

Installation Management Command-Europe hosts a free softball officials’ clinic at 10 a.m. Tuesday through April 17 at the Kaiserslautern Community Activities Center on Daenner Kaserne, Bldg. 3109. This clinic is open to ID cardholders, ages 18 and older. A practicum tournament will be held at the KAD field April 18 and 19. The practicum tournament is open to the first eight teams to sign up. To register for the clinic, call Tony Lee at 485-7576 or 09641-83-7576, or email tony. lee2.naf@mail.mil. To register for the tournament, call Quinton Floyd at 493-2087 or 0631-3406-2087, or email quinton.floyd.civ@mail.mil.

Sixth annual AER Golf Tournament

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SAAM 5K run/walk

Ramstein Woodlawn Golf Course hosts its sixth annual Army Emergency Relief Golf Tournament in support of the Army Emergency Relief Campaign May 15 at the Ramstein Woodlawn Golf Course. Registration begins 6:15 a.m.; Shotgun start at 9. Price is $60 for members and $75 for non-members. Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place. There will also be a prize for the last place team. Advance purchase of tickets is required. To purchase a ticket, contact your AER Unit Representative, AER

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the run will be held from 9 to 10:15 a.m. on Rhine Ordnance Barracks, Bldg. 370. Run begins at 10:30 a.m. T-shirts will be given to the first 50 runners to register. Awards will be given to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place men and women. Entry fee: $5. Open to all ID cardholders, ages 15 and older. For details, call 493-2086 or 0631-3406-2086.

UFC combative training

Join former UFC competitor, Chris “Lights Out” Lytle, for a Ready and Resilient Combative Training from 10 a.m. to noon April 18 at Kleber Fitness Center. Learn valuable skill sets from a professional boxer and mixed martial artist. This training is free. No registration required. For details, call 493-4237/4203 or 06313406-4237/4203.

Women’s soccer team needs players

The 2015 Ramstein Lady Rams Softball last day of tryouts will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Ramstein Southside Fitness Center fields. For details, email linda.poe@us.af.mil or call Michael Poe at 480-8962.

The FV Olympia Ramstein women’s soccer team is looking for players age 16 and older. Practice time is 7 to 8:30 p.m. every Monday and Wednesday at the FV Olympia Ramstein soccer field at Am Hocht (across from the Esso station) in Ramstein village. Come by and join the team for practice or emails andri82@gmx. net for more information.

USAG cross country 10 miler

Take a hike

Are you a long distance runner? Practicing for a marathon? The USAG Rheinland-Pfalz Cross Country Invitational 10 miler is on May 16. Registration for

Take a hike, the KMC’s guide to Volksmarching in the area, is now available to view online at www.kaiserslauternamerican.com.

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5 “Band of Gold” singer Payne 6 Roman household god 7 “The Art of Love” poet 8 Equus and others 9 Quick impressions 10 Put side by side 11 “The Tempest” spirit 12 No longer active: Abbr. 15 Charmed 18 Achilles’ weak point 22 Emerson work 24 Ado 26 Mideast canal 27 Golfer’s goal 28 Not pertinent 30 Lassitude 32 Support 34 Aromatic ointment 35 Move to and fro 37 Molar, e.g. 38 Had no doubts 41 “The ___ Time” (Billy Joel hit) 43 Japanese stringed instrument 45 Procedure 46 Scottish hillside 47 Native-born Israeli 49 Kick up ___ 50 Barbara, to friends 51 Biblical weed 53 Area meas. 54 Enveloping glow 55 Welsh emblem 58 Recipe amt.


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A Wine Lover Things to See

By Cheryl Koller I have seen many lovely little German towns where the vineyards are right in the middle of it all or at the very least, in full view of the town’s center. I often refer to this as my vision of Heaven. There really is something about the green vineyards that enhances the beauty of a village and such is the case in Rüdesheim am Rhein. The vineyards give the town a striking rustic charm, which blends lovely with the historical buildings, restaurants and shopping beside the beautiful Rhine River.

Ferry Connection We arrived in Rüdesheim from Ramstein and decided to take the ferry route. The ferry connection between Bingen and Rüdesheim has been a vital lifeline on the river for hundreds of years since there are no bridges crossing the Rhine for a distance of more than 90 km between the cities of Koblenz and Wiesbaden. Crossing on the car or passenger ferry takes only a few minutes. For some, taking the ferry is their daily routine to and from work. For us, it just gave a sense of adventure and made us feel like we were on vacation!

Wine Tours One of the delights of Rüdesheim is a walking winetasting tour. Shockingly, we did not take this tour when we were there (although we do have plans to go back). A guide familiar with the history of the region (often called “German Tuscany”) can escort you to some of the top wine estates as well as take you hiking from vineyard to vineyard. On the other hand, you can just wing it and go out on your own.

The best place for panoramic views of Rüdesheim and the surrounding area is from the Niederwald Monument. There is a lookout in front of the monument with a viewing telescope. We could see for miles and had excellent views of the village and the River Rhine. It really is a “must do” and a relatively easy walk or you can take the cable cars as we did. The station is located in town on the Oberstrasse and has a cable car sitting out front, so you can’t miss it.

Castles For the castle lovers, there are two castles in Rüdesheim. The Boosenburg Castle sits among the vineyards and is the highest structure in the town. Unfortunately, it is privately owned and is not open to the public. Another castle, the ancient Broemserburg Castle, is more than 1,000 years old and is the oldest castle in the Rhine Gorge. It is owned by the town and has over 2,000 winemaking exhibits on display. Since we only had time to visit one museum, we chose the Broemserburg Castle.


easy to see why this little shopping street is so very popular. It is full of charm that is exclusive to Germany with great cafes, bars, music, and lots of laughter. Rüdesheim as a town is touristy due to its location on the Rhine River. Souvenir shops (with some bargains from competitive shops) mix with more serious wine, craft and clothing stores. There are lots of restaurants showcasing mostly German cuisine. Our favorites are the ones somewhat hidden from the streets, in courtyards and gardens. If you are looking for a free city guide, you can find one from the Tourism Office on Rheinstrasse. Idyllic Rüdesheim am Rhein is the gateway to the UNESCO World Heritage Upper Middle Rhine Valley. Wine growing has a long tradition in Rüdesheim and has established the town’s reputation as a producer of acclaimed Riesling and Pinot Noir wines.

How to Get There By car, Rüdesheim is approximately 30 minutes southwest of Wiesbaden, 1 hour and 30 minutes north of Kaiserslautern and 2 hours and 30 minutes north of Stuttgart. Go on DB Bahn for train information.

There are a couple of other museums in town that we did not have time to visit on this trip, such as the Foltermuseum (an intriguing medieval torture museum) and Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Museum.

Town center Possibly Rüdesheim’s greatest claim to fame is a wonderful little (and I mean little) street called Drosselgasse. The afternoons are extremely lively and the nights add to the fun atmosphere. It is

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House in 66904 Brücken, Grubenstr. 27, avail March 2. 10miles to RAB. Freest house, 1500qm fenced yard, 3-4 car prks in front of the house: 1st. floor: 2BR, 1bath w/ WC, shower and tub, 1guest WC, 1BIK, dining rm, livingrm, TV-room, sun-room with fireplace, balcony. 2nd floor: 3BR, 1studio, sauna, 1bath w/ WC, shower and tub, balcony.(multipurpose:Office, storage, bedrooms etc. Basement: laundry, storage, pantry kitchen, 1bath with WC, shower, 1WC, fitnessroom, 3rooms, all rooms in the basement w/ windows (south) and heating. Monthly rent €2100+util. Tel.: 06386-6577

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Modern and spacious house in Steinbach a. Glan, school district Ramstein, 280 m²,8 BR, 2.5 Baths, living/dining room, BIK, Basement, Fenced in yard, Carport, Pets allowed, available Now!!Rent € 1850 + utilities, No Finder's Fee !!! Call G.I.Bill Pay Service & Real Estate at 0160-1065196 or 06371465407.E-mail: ramstein@gibill pay.com.View more houses at www.gibillpay.com/realestate Modern FSH in Erzenhausen, 12 km to RAB, 180 m²,3-4 BR, 3.5 Baths, BIK, Liv/Din-Area, Garage, Yard, Patio, Floor-Heating, Fireplace, Pets allowed, Avail:Now, Rent: 1400 Euro + util., No Finder's Fee!For more information please contact G.I. Bill Pay Service & Real Estate at 06371465407 or 0160-1065196, Email: ramstein@gibillpay.com.For further listings, please view our website at http://www.gibillpay.com/ realestate Nice free standing house with double Garage and Carport, 210 qm Living Space, 650sqm Yard, Kitchen (fitted kitchen), Two bathroom, 3 Bedrooms, Living room with fireplace, Office, Big Studio, Storeroom, Equipment room, Facilities: Underfloor heating electric roller shutters (all), Electric garage door, Great and big Terrace, fast DSL + Satellit, 15 minutes to Base 66919 Weselberg Tel.: 06333 63510 Handy:0151 56616011 sspies@t-online.de, Nice FSH in Huetschenhausen, 8 km to RAB, 12 km to LRMC, 160 m²,5 BR, 2 Baths, Liv/Din-Room, BIK, Attic, Yard, 1 garage + 1 carport, Petsneg., Avail:Avail:Now, Rent: 1100 Euro + util.Reduced Finder's Fee!For more information please contact G.I. Bill Pay Service & Real Estate at 06371465407 or 0160-1065196, Email: ramstein@gibillpay.com. For further listings, please view our website at www.gibillpay.com/reale state Nice house with great view near Winnweiler for rent. 200 sqm, 4 Bedroom, 1 Living/Diningroom open, 1 Kitchen, 2 Bathroom, 1 Garage, Basement and Balkony. €1250 + util. Phone 06302 7627 Cell Phone 0151 40267284 Queidersbach: Duplex with great view, 4 bedr., 2 ½ bath, living-diningrm., built-in-kit., patio, yard, 1.350 € + util www.agra-immbili en.de 06371-57656

Kaiserslautern American No Finder's Fee !FSH in Ramstein!125 m², BIK, Dining/Living room, 2 BR, 2 Baths, Basement, Garage, rent 1000 EUR, avail. 1.May 2015, pets negotiable.Call 0160-1065196 or 06371-465407, E-mail:ramstein@gibillpay.com, for more listings view our website at: https://www.gibillpay.com/rea lestate Ramstein: Duplex 4 bedr., 3 bath, living-diningrm., built-in-kit., garage, patio, yard, 1.540 € + util www.agra-immobilien.de 0637157656 Reuschbach, 5 km to RAB: convenient house for rent, 5 BR, 3 BA, BIK, LR, large Yard, children & pets welcome. Tel.01794768717, juergen_mueller@mail.de Trippstadt-Kaiserslautern. New building (2010) 182sqm. liv/dinrm, bik, 3BR, office, 2baths, guest toilet, fire place, very lrg balcony w/ nice view, lrg terrace w/yard, stylish, modern, exclusive house, light flooded, natural stone and parquet floors, floor heating. €1310+util. Tel: 06306-993447 or 017620216041 or 015234038964 Unique German Style Mansion close to Kaiserslautern.Ready to move in!€2500, No Finders Fee!0176-61204301 Mr.Weissmantel Very nice farmhouse in 66903 Gries, 15 min from RAB, 10 min from Miesau, 30 min from Kaiserslautern. The house is for 1-2 Personen. 1 Bik, 1 living-dining room, 2 bathrooms, 1 big bedroom, 2 smaller rooms. Garage. Heat with gas, Satelite, DSL. 2 parking places in front of the house.830€ coldly Tel.: 0176 61306300 reachable at 7.15pm, Saturday and Sunday all day Weilerbach: Freestanding 5 bedr., granny flat possible, 3 ½ bath, built-in-kit., living-diningrm, patio, yard, 2 garages, 2.000 € + util www.agra-immobilien.de 06371-57656

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Designerhouse for Individuals with Postcard View, Call r Realtor Erwin for details 0176-61204301 €379000, Mittelbrunn, €299.000, 223.13sqm 3 bath/BR, basement, 2 car garage, sauna, large BIK, screened windows, floor heat, electric rolladens, ceiling fans, stone wood burning fireplace, closets, & Jacuzzi tub Photos:http:// www.immonet.de/angebot/ 25281794?drop=sel Owner: 06371-915972 between 4pm & 8pm weekdays; or anytime weekends 4424tsawyer@gmail.com

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Wanted: Full-time Dental Receptionist for busy American practice in Ramstein. Prefer prior dental experience but not required for the right person. If interested please email resume to: ramsteinden talofficemanager@gmail.com

The Ramstein Chapel is accepting bids for the following contract position:

Traditional Service Parish Coordinator: Serves for the Protestant Traditional Service at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. Works in coordination with the Traditional Service chaplain or his/ her designee. Assists the service chaplain to manage programs, calendar development, announcements, and communication. Bidders are subject to criminal history background checks and must complete a Child Care National Agency Check and Inquiries (CNACI) and Installation Records Check. The statement of work and bid packages can be picked up from the North Chapel from 3 April until 20 April at 4:00 p.m. Interview time and dates are stated in the bid package. Bids must be submitted by 4:00 p.m. on 20 April. The position will be awarded on the best value to the government (see AFI52-105v4 Attch 4.) For more information call the Ramstein North Chapel at 480-6148 (06371-47-6148).

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American teacher needs a free standing house for rent in the area of Stuttgart in July 2015. Contact Gloria or Mike 07156435-6243 or 0173-481-9382 mi kenwangoro@hotmail.com Guitar: Looking for a higher-end, six-string acoustic guitar in a "cared for" condition, with case, A stand would be nice too. agameo ne@yahoo.com,

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+ Check out our new JOBS section! Your community, your website. militaryingermany.com KMC Catholic Faith Community (CFC) Pastoral Coordinator The Ramstein Chapel is accepting bids for the contract position of KMC Catholic Pastoral Coordinator, who will support the KMC Catholic Faith Community on all ministry areas in coordination with the 86th Airlift Wing ranking Catholic Chaplain or his designee. Bidders are subject to criminal history background checks and must complete a Child Care National Agency Check and Inquiries (CNACI) and Installation Records Check as directed by DoDI 1402. The award of this contract will be based upon the “best value” to the government. Bid documents including the Statement of Work (SOW), criteria of selection and general provisions can be obtained by contacting one of the individuals below, or can be picked up at the Ramstein North Chapel, Building 1201 Office 15, starting on Monday, 13 April 2015 during normal business hours. All sealed bids must be received by the Chapel NLT 1200, 28 April 2015. Interview time and bid opening dates will be included in the bid package. For further descriptions of the duties and responsibilities associated with this contract position, as well as assistance obtaining bid documents contact Mrs. Margarete Robinson or TSgt Johnson or Ch Klingele at the Base Chapel at 480-6148 or 06371-47-6148. PAE is seeking employees for positions in the Mannheim area. Interested applicants must provide a resume, copies of training certificates, and a German Background Check. We are looking for individuals qualified as:

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