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Volume 38, number 13

President Obama visits wounded warriors at Ramstein by Staff Sgt. Sara Keller 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

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ir Force One touched down March 29 at Ramstein bringing President Barack Obama, who came to meet with some of America’s heroes. After a week of traveling through Europe and stopping in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, the president made a short trip to Germany to meet with wounded warriors from the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center here. “(Meeting the president) was such a surreal experience,” said Sgt. 1st Class Shederis Lakin, wounded warrior from the 840th Transportation Battalion, 595th Transportation Brigade. “It’s not every day a service member gets to meet the commander in chief. I feel honored to have gotten the opportunity.” As Airmen from the 86th Logistics Readiness Squadron quickly and efficientSee VISIT, Page 3

Photo by Senior Airman Damon Kasberg

President Barack Obama speaks with Gen. Frank Gorenc (middle), U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander, and Brig. Gen. Patrick X. Mordente, 86th Airlift Wing commander, March 29 on Ramstein.

Scholarship recipient gives back to Air Force by Senior Airman Hailey Haux 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

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LIFESTYLES

Gen. Frank Gorenc (center), U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander, Lt. Gen. Noel T. Jones (left), USAFE-AFAFRICA vice commander, and Chief Master Sgt. James Davis, USAFE-AFAFRICA command chief, complete their Air Force Assistance Fund contribution form March 25 in the commander’s office. The AFAF was established to provide assistance through donations to organizations charged with helping Airmen and their families.

Staying fit Bokwa style, Page 14

See SCHOLARSHIP, Page 3

LIFESTYLES

Photo by Airman 1st Class Holly Mansfield

here are a number of scholarships available for military dependents who want to attend college, and many are just an essay away. One scholarship recipient found a way to give back to the community who awarded her the chance of a lifetime. Sara Pavich, 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs intern, received a scholarship from the Ramstein Officers’ Spouses Association in 2010.

“In order to apply for the scholarship, I had to send in my transcripts, test scores and write a short essay,” Pavich said. “I was very excited when I found out I got the scholarship. Every little bit helps, especially with books and tuition.” Receiving a scholarship is an honor and a blessing to those who were selected. “I am very proud that she was selected. She was very worthy,” said Col. Todd Pavich, Headquarters, U.S. Air Forces in Europe global force management operations and

Freinsheim holds blossom fest, Page 20

KMC birth announcements, Page 26


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April 4, 2014

Wounded warriors relieve stress with K-9 compassion

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by Master Sgt. Amanda Callahan 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs For anyone who knows me, it’s no surprise I love animals. Specifically, I love dogs, and even more specifically, I love my dogs as though they are my children. I have no intention of ever having a human child, so my three- and four-legged children are my pride and joy. I also love giving back to our community. It sounds cheesy, but it’s true. Anytime I can combine my two loves, I jump on it. At my last duty station, I volunteered as a bather at a mill-dog rescue. When we arrived and I learned the opportunities at animal shelters and rescues were significantly less abundant, I was at a loss. Then, I saw it — “Pets and Warriors.” “What is this?” I asked myself. I quickly found out through the Red Cross office at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center this program is a way for me and other pet owners to provide a bit of home to wounded warriors and family members by bringing our fur-kids through the hospital. Eighteen obedience classes, Canine Good Citizenship certification, a thorough veterinary exam and background check (for humans) later, and my husband and I celebrated Spanky’s first day on the job as a morale pet for the Red Cross. Spanky took his job seriously. He was petted, kissed and loved by staff members, patients and visiting family members and friends. He went room to room, human escorts in tow, laying on beds, in laps. Anywhere there was a free hand to pet him, he went to fulfill that hand’s need. As the then 7-year-old Boston terrier pranced through the halls at LRMC showing off his brand new little Red Cross volunteer scarf, it hit me. I’m not just giving back to my fellow ser-

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vice members and their families. They’re giving back to me, too. We’ve done a number of visits since that first day, and every time he parades down the halls, I’m reminded of just how important it is for someone to have unconditional love to help them through hard times. For the LRMC staff, Spanky and the other pets offer a small break from what could be a really hard day; maybe they’ve had a difficult patient, maybe they’re feeling helpless at providing comfort to someone in pain. The list of difficulties goes on, but when the team of Red Cross volunteers (two- and four-legged) comes through the door, it gives them just a minute to forget the troubles they may be going through and just laugh and bask in the joy of dog licks and cat purrs. Then, there are the patients. We’ve listened to stories of their own pets and how much they miss them. We’ve heard about how many of their friends have or had Bostons and how those big ears brought so much chaos and personality to their lives. We’ve talked to them on Christmas and heard about what their families are doing at home before they visit the hospital, and we’ve talked to them about what they would’ve done on New Year’s if they hadn’t been in the hospital. So often, there’s an air of loneliness when you enter a patient’s room. There are times we’re the first ones to come in who aren’t there to check vitals, insert an IV or offer some form of painful physical therapy. Those are the necessary evils of rehabilitation, and the staff at LRMC are some of the finest medical professionals around, but at times, even their efforts to comfort just can’t stand up to the unspoken consolation provided by a wagging tail (or stub, in Spanky’s case) and big dog eyes. Unfortunately, we can’t go as often as we’d

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like. The full schedules of two senior NCOs, TDYs and unforeseen scheduling conflicts cause us to only have the ability to go a few times a month. I look forward to every visit as if it’s the first, though. For my husband and me, sharing some of Spanky’s personality is as therapeutic for us as it is for the patients. For Spanky, though I don’t speak dog, the evidence of his happiness is apparent through his actions. He excitedly hops on laps, calmly lays next to patients, and sits with kids, smiling his big Boston smile, sporting his small crimson neck piece. Though we can’t share him as often as we’d like, other PaWS volunteers are active program participants. Toby, a high-fiving Yorkie, for example, is well-known among long-term patients and staff members. His human, Cindy, escorts him through the different wards regularly. Bubba, a very handsome miniature poodle, and Jack, a teacup poodle, are also program veterans, willing to step in anywhere a human needs to pet away their bad day. We’ve got large breeds, small breeds and even cats. That’s not to say program coordinators aren’t always looking for more bundles of furry joy to share in the experience. If your pet has the right temperament and is looking for a “job” with the Red Cross, contact the American Red Cross PaWS chairwoman, Leah McCracken, at leah.mccracken@redcross.org. ••• “Such short little lives our pets have to spend with us, and they spend most of it waiting for us to come home each day. It is amazing how much love and laughter they bring into our lives and even how much closer we become with each other because of them.” - John Grogan, “Marley and Me: Life and Love with the World’s Worst Dog.”

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April 4, 2014 visit, from page 1

ly loaded 240,000 pounds of fuel in 33 minutes, making it a record for the fastest time to refuel Air Force One, Obama greeted and spoke with Gen. Frank Gorenc, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander, and Brig. Gen. Patrick X. Mordente, 86th Airlift Wing commander. “Supporting the president is a no-fail mission,” Mordente said. “I am extremely proud of the 86th AW and Team Ramstein for providing outstanding support for the commander in chief and making this mission a success.” Although the visit was a surprise for the wounded warriors, being able to sit down in such an intimate setting with the president was one experience they said they would never forget. “It meant so much to me that he took time out to visit with just the wounded warriors,” Lakin said. “I was expecting to just listen to him speak in a huge room with a hundred people, but he sat down with us and talked to us one-on-one. He even asked us to say hello to our families back home. I’ll never forget that.” Obama departed Ramstein March 29 to return home to the White House in Washington, D.C.

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CSAF: Budget cuts affect combatant commands “In our air superiority mission area, we already have reductions in our proposal,” he said. “But eliminating an entire fleet would WASHINGTON — Painful leave us unable to provide air budget reductions will reduce the superiority for an entire theater future capabilities of combatant of operations. We are the only commanders, Air Force Chief of service that can do so.” Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III told Intelligence, surveillance and Congress here March 26. reconnaissance constitute the No. Testifying alongside Secretary 1 shortfall of the combatant comof the Air Force Deborah Lee manders year after year, Welsh James at a hearing of the House Photo by Scott M. Ash noted. “They would never supAppropriations Committee’s Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James and Air Force Chief port even more cuts than we defense subcommittee, Welsh dis- of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III testify on the Air Force posture for already have in our budget procussed the difficult decisions bud- fiscal year 2015 before the House Appropriations subcommittee posal,” he said. get constraints have presented and on defense March 26 in Washington, D.C. Noting the Air Force has “sevwill continue to present to the Air Force’s cal year 2016),” Welsh said. “So that’s eral aircraft” in the global mobility role in defending national security. also considered as part of our plan. To mission area, Welsh said he spoke with “Every major decision reflected in this prepare for that, we must cut people and Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno budget proposal hurts,” he said. “Each of force structure now to create a balanced during budget planning to get his them reduces the capabilities our combat- Air Force that we can afford to train and thoughts on reducing the airlift fleet. ant commanders would love to have and operate in (fiscal 2016) and beyond.” “His view was that a smaller Army believe they need. Your Air Force is the Because the Air Force needed to cut would need to be more responsive and finest in the world, and we need to keep billions rather than millions of dollars able to move quicker,” Welsh said. “He it that way. We built this budget to ensure out of its budget, “the normal trimming did not think that reducing airlift assets that Air Force combat power remains around the edges just wasn’t going to further was a good idea, and the (Air unequaled, but that does not mean it will get it done,” Welsh said. Force) secretary and I agree. We looked remain unaffected.” “So we looked at cutting fleets of at our air refueling fleets and considered There are no more easy cuts, the aircraft as a way to get to the significant divesting the KC-10 as an option. Just one general said. savings that are required,” he added. example, but the analysis showed us that “We simply can’t ignore the fact that Welsh explained the logic of the the mission impact was too significant.” the law is currently written (to return) “very tough decisions” that had to be (For the full story, visit www. us to sequestered funding levels in (fis- made. ramstein.af.mil.) by Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyrone C. Marshall Jr. American Forces Press Service

scholarship, from page 1 in print journalism, using the money to go to James Madison readiness division chief. University in Virginia. “There are resources available “I loved the program for people to do what they there,” she said. “The profeswant, and they can get those sors were really knowledgeresources by showing passion able and passionate about and skills. (Scholarships) are helping their students make good things for people to give a career. Many people said and receive.” getting a degree in journalSara decided to obtain ism was a waste of time, but a degree in media arts and I couldn’t imagine studying design with a concentration anything else.”

The scholarship given to Sara provided her the chance to give back to the community by becoming an intern at Ramstein. “I had a great opportunity with my dad being stationed here to come and intern,” Sara said. “Being able to live in Europe and gain work experience no one else will get is priceless. I am very proud that I can serve my country in my own way, by giving back

to the community that helped me with my education.” Sara’s internship here has been an invaluable one as she continues to grow as part of the team. “Sara has been a wonderful contributor to the 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs mission,” said Maj. Tony Wickman, 86th AW chief of public affairs. “She jumped in feetfirst, stepped up to every chal-

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lenge we have given her and became a valuable asset to tell our story. She has a wonderful attitude and demeanor, and we couldn’t ask for a better volunteer intern.” Sara graduates in spring and plans to move to California where she will continue her endeavors as a journalist. Her dream is to work at a lifestyle magazine company in Denver.


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COMPILED BY THE 569TH USFPS AND 86TH SFS

MARCH 25

11:03 a.m.: Operating a U.S. Army Europe plated vehicle with expired registration was reported on Vogelweh. 8:07 p.m.: A major traffic accident with injuries was reported between Falkenstein and Imsbach.

7:20 a.m.: A major traffic accident with injuries was reported in Landstuhl. 1 p.m.: An assault was reported on Sembach Kaserne.

MARCH 28

MARCH 30

12:44 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Kaiserslautern. 6:11 p.m.: Vandalism was reported on Vogelweh.

MARCH 27

7:39 a.m.: A major traffic accident was reported on Ramstein. 11:10 a.m.: A major traffic accident was reported on Ramstein. 1:15 p.m.: Fleeing the scene of a minor traffic accident was reported in Frankfurt. 4:13 p.m.: A simple assault was reported on Landstuhl. 11:40 p.m.: A major traffic accident was reported in Kaiserslautern.

12:56 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Kaiserslautern. 4:26 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Kaiserslautern. 5:50 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Kaiserslautern. 7 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Kaiserslautern. 6:34 p.m.: A major traffic accident was reported on Kapaun Air Station.

Take Note

Closures

• The Pulaski VAT Office will be closed today in support of the Spring Bazaar on Rhine Ordnance Barracks. VAT offices on Landstuhl and Kleber will remain open. • The Ramstein and Kleber U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz passport offices are scheduled to close Tuesday and Wednesday for training. Both offices will resume normal operating hours Thursday. • The KMC Housing offices will close at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday for training and April 25 for an office function. Offices will be closed April 18 and 21 for German legal holidays. • Effective April 15, Ramstein Housing Satellite Office will close its doors and no longer provide housing services. All housing needs will be handled at the main housing office located on Vogelweh, Bldg. 1001.

Blood drive

The 106th Financial Management Support Unit hosts a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Kleber Fitness Center, Bldg. 3235.

AFAF Sports Day

MARCH 29 » Kaiserslautern-Sigelbach: One laptop, one camera, one removable hard drive disk, one book, one IBM ThinkPad, one external hard drive disk, one laptop bag, one AF Form 1173/dependent ID card and one wallet containing one ATM card, one Florida state driver’s license, one German driver’s license, one health insurance card, $30, an unknown amount of euro and U.S. change. » Kaiserslautern-Siegelbach: Two Apple TV boxes, four BMW sports package rims, four Michelin super sport summer tires, one pair of sunglasses, two jack stands and one wallet containing one credit card, one ADAC card, €100, one Common Access Card, one retired Army ID and one U.S. Forces certificate of license.

MARCH 29

7:40 a.m.: An unattended death was reported in Ramstein-Miesenbach. 8:48 a.m.: Breaking and entering and larceny of private and government property were reported in Kaiserslautern-Siegelbach. 9:30 a.m.: A major traffic accident was reported in Saarbrücken. 11:25 a.m.: Breaking and entering and larceny of private and government property were reported in Kaiserslautern-Siegelbach. 12:12 p.m.: An attempted breaking and entering was reported in Kaiserslautern-Siegelbach. 6:35 p.m.: A major traffic accident was reported in Kaiserslautern. 9:02 p.m.: An attempted breaking and entering was reported in Kaiserslautern-Siegelbach.

MARCH 26

Reported Larcenies

The Air Force Assistance Fund program coordinators will hold a sports day April 11 at the Ramstein Southside Fitness Center. There will be prizes, food and drinks. The first event, “Bike to Work,” will kick off at 6:45 a.m. Eight other

MARCH 31 » Vogelweh: 46.94 liters of gasoline. 10:55 p.m.: A major traffic accident with injuries and drunken driving were reported in Kaiserslautern.

MARCH 31

events will be held throughout the day, including three-on-three basketball, dodgeball, kick ball and ultimate flying disk. All donations will be evenly distributed among the four AFAF affiliates. For more information on the different events, contact your unit AFAF representative.

AFA scholarship

The Air Force Association has renamed its spouse scholarship, The Mike and Gail Donley Spouse Scholarship, as a lasting tribute to the former secretary of the Air Force and his wife. The scholarship is designed to encourage Air Force spouses worldwide to pursue associate, bachelor or graduate/postgraduate degrees. The AFA would like to award one scholarship to each of the Air Force Major Commands and possibly to spouses of Airmen who are not currently assigned to a MAJCOM depending on the quality and number of applications received. Recipients of this scholarship will be awarded $2,500, which may be used for any reasonable cost related to pursuing a degree, including tuition, books, transportation or child care costs. Applications can be found on the AFA website at www.afa.org/SpouseScholarship. Complete packages are due to Lynette Cross, lcross@afa.org, no later than April 30.

New library hours

Starting Tuesday, libraries will have new opening hours. The Ramstein Library will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Thursday,

1:30 a.m.: Larceny was reported on Vogelweh. and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday to Sunday. The Vogelweh Library will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, and closed on weekends.

Off-limits list

U.S. forces personnel are prohibited from conducting business with the following firms, individuals and organizations, except as required by official business. Military members who violate this prohibition are subject to punishment under the Uniform Code of Military Justice. • Marco Banf (MBT and BTM moving company), Kirchdell 16, Kaiserslautern • James Brown (cleaning business), Obergasse 20, Weilerbach • Axel Burghammer (car sales), Im Bachgraben 11, Landstuhl • Ramona Fröhlich (day care), Hebelstrasse 12, Katzweiler • Mohammad Koohi (Arya Club), Steinstrasse 56, Kaiserslautern • Martin Massa (cleaning business), RudolfBreitscheid-Strasse 77, Kaiserslautern • Edgar Mayer (Autohaus Mayer and gas station), Kaiserstrasse 87, Bruchmühlbach • Angelika Picker (AP Bausysteme/construction), Kaiserstrasse 15, Pirmasens • Gisela Smith and Herbert Sator (dog sellers), Steinwendener Strasse 23a, Kottweiler • Brigitte Weinand (day care), Weberstrasse 21, Kindsbach


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AIRPS Airmen deliver goods

by doing the simplest job they could ever do: getting along with each other. Camaraderie between the Airmen who come from difWhile being stationed overseas, ferent career fields to volunteer delivering packages to stateside or for postal work and the few career deployed loved ones might sound postal Airmen helps the mission like a pain to some. Volunteers run smoothly. from different career fields around “We have around 78 people the Air Force and career postworking at the Northside Post al Airmen of the 2nd Air Postal Office,” Lott said. “One of the Squadron send packages from good things with the post office KMC residents on a journey to here is the arrangement of folks destinations around the world. we have, because you’ll get peoWith packages being shipped ple from all (Air Force Specialty everywhere, including to mothers Codes). They bring in a lot of good back home and spouses downthings from other parts of the Air range, having trust in the people Force.” shipping them is a must. Even the happiest face possible Staff Sgt. James Whyte, 86th Communications Squadron customer service NCOIC, files paperwork at the “From the training we received, customer service desk March 27 on Ramstein. The 78 members of the Northside Post Office ensure pack- can be broken by a customer havAirmen are fully capable of get- ages and other mail leave and arrive at Ramstein promptly by using quality service, pride in their work and ing a bad day. Being the last in ting the job done,” said Tech. Sgt. motivation. a long line of organizations that David Lott, 86th Communications Squadron official We provide postal service for members of the KMC handle the shipping of packages, an Airman must be mail manager. “I have full trust in all of our Airmen as well as people coming from different bases in prepared to hand over a box that has been damaged (that they will) do the best they can to take care of Germany and around Europe.” during its journey to Ramstein. the mail.” While working in a post office that covers such “Between the post offices back home, to the airThousands of miles away, a package will be a large community in a foreign country, a postal lines that ship the mail, to the contractors and caropened by its recipient, but before it gets there it Airman might feel overwhelmed, however, Airmen riers, there are a lot of hands involved in getting must be prepared to ship out. In order to prepare the at the Ramstein Northside Post Office keep their people’s mail here,” Lott said. “Sometimes the mail packages, volunteers from around the Air Force and motivation high by having honor in their job. gets beat up before it comes to us. If this happens, a hand full of career postal Airmen work constantly “It takes a lot of motivation from NCOs and we tell the customer that it’s OK and that we’ll take to make sure the local post office is ready for use. younger Airmen to come and work here every day care of it.” “I volunteered for postal to have a change of scen- because we are the biggest post office in Europe,” Quality postal service in the KMC comes from ery and got Ramstein,” said Senior Airman Mannon Lott said. “We have to take pride in everything we the hard working, dedicated and motivated Airmen Wills, 86th CS postal finance clerk. “This is the do.” of the Northside Post Office. Ensuring a package biggest and busiest post office in the (Department While having pride in their jobs, the Airmen of starts or ends its journey with pride and precision is of Defense). We ship about 36,000 packages a year. the Northside Post Office accomplish their mission one of their top priorities. Story and photo by Airman 1st Class Holly Mansfield 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Patriot Garden back in bloom

Story and photo by Dijon Rolle U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Public Affairs

A rich medley of tomato, fresh garlic and parmesan cheese fills the air as Soldiers and civilians from the Patriot Garden dining facility move through the kitchen with clock-work precision. The team is busy chopping, stirring and sauteing all of the ingredients for the day’s lunch meal. A cook brings dining facility manager Sgt. 1st Class Kevin Hopkins a bowl of marinara sauce to taste. The New York native samples a spoonful. “The flavors and spices should complement each other. You want a nice even blend,” Hopkins said. “This is what the customer is going to taste, and it has to be right.” Hopkins took over the Patriot Garden late last year, and when he arrived he found a facility that was operating over budget, losing custom-

ers and facing a shortage of cooks due to deployments. Chief Warrant Officer 2 William Michitsch, food service adviser for the 10th Army Air and Missile Defense Command, said Hopkins came in and hit the ground running. “I’ve been here for over two and a half years and I’ve been through several dining facility managers, and … we’ve had a not so great of a past,” Michitsch said. “Sergeant Hopkins jumps in right into the rhythm and makes immediate changes. He and his staff are doing great things, and I’m proud to have him here.” Hopkins helped to bring in contracted cooks, added new menu items, including a potato, sandwich and ice cream bar, hosted theme meals and worked to shift the facility’s finances back into the black. Hopkins also got back to the basics. “We’re customer driven here,” he said. “We use the feedback we receive, and I grab the NCOs and we sit down

and brainstorm together to see what types of meals actually draw in the headcount and what we can do better from the last time. We also attend the dining facility council meetings. It’s a team effort all around.” Shift leader Sgt. Herman Smith is one of those NCOs. “This dining facility is on an up rise. We have new leadership. We have new everything, and starting with that leadership means a lot of changes and changes are good,” Smith said. “We’ve improved our head count and our actual crowd of diners. More Soldiers are starting to come in and they’re starting to enjoy the food more. We look forward to coming in and cooking everyday because of that. It makes us feel good inside knowing that they love our food.” The Patriot Garden Dining Facility, located in Bldg. 163, serves breakfast from 7:30 to 9 a.m., lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., and dinner

Spc. Caleb Morse (left) and Sgt. Herman Smith whip up a container of alfredo sauce for the lunch meal at the Patriot Garden dining facility March 24 on Rhine Ordnance Barracks. The staff enjoys cooking themed meals for diners each week.

from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. On weekends, brunch is served from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and dinner from 4:30 to 6 p.m. “Come through our doors and at least experience what we have to offer,” Hopkins said. “We want to be the customer’s No. 1 choice when it comes to dining facilities.”


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721st AMXS Airmen maintain mission readiness Story and photo by Airman 1st Class Holly Mansfield 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Pulling chocks, turning wrenches and marshaling aircraft. These are three things the Airmen of the 721st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron cover during an average shift, 365 days a year at Ramstein. Helping conduct missions affecting military members downrange, the 721st AMXS keeps the aircraft mission ready. “We do aeromedical missions a lot and get to see wounded warriors come through from being deployed,” said Senior Airman Justin Kent, 721st AMXS hydraulic system journeyman. Ramstein gives its 721st AMXS Airmen a unique opportunity to see the different parts of the mission they might not see at other bases. “I have been here for nine months,” Kent said. “I worked back shop at my last base, so I didn’t get to see the impact of my job, because I was building breaks and actuators. Here I get to see the mission, and it just makes it a lot more rewarding. We do a lot of missions, and it feels good to be here at this base in this squadron, because I actually get to see the impact of my job. It’s an awesome feeling.” Seeing the impact of the completed job can bring an extra sense of reward to a member doing the work. At the 721st AMXS, newer Airmen are able to complete a task they might not have been able to do as a commercial aircraft mechanic. “I love my job. I get to see a lot of awesome things,” said Kent. “I’m a hydraulics technician, so I get to do a lot of maintenance work on the aircraft. I get to fix the aircraft, flight control systems, brake systems and landing systems. It’s a really awesome job, and I couldn’t see myself doing anything else.” Airmen and civilians in the squadron need to be able to depend on each other to get the job done. Taking the time to make sure everything is correct could be the difference between life and death for

Senior Airman James Mabry, 721st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, checks different parts of a C-17 Globemaster III during a pre-flight inspection March 12 on Ramstein. Members of the 721st AMXS perform inspections of aircraft to ensure all parts are mission ready before and after flights.

aircraft crew members and their passengers. “Our Airmen out on the flightline are very good at checking for all the details,” said Senior Master Sgt. Jack C. Johns III, 721st AMXS Maintenance superintendent. “I know I can trust them to get the job done effectively. I’m going to work for the wing in the next couple of weeks, however, in the past 2.5 years it has been an honor to serve with the professional, hardworking Airmen in this squadron.” For supervisors, knowing Airmen are doing their jobs safely and effectively can put them at ease. On the flip side, the Airmen need leaders that help them improve their craft. The young Airmen in the 721st AMXS have the opportunity to have their senior NCOs and NCOs out working with them.

“The NCOs and senior NCOs make the job completely easy, because they manage it and get everything prepared,” Kent said. “We know what we have to do to get the mission done correctly.” Members of the 721st AMXS took their camaraderie to the next level when they were able to ship out one of their own when he was in need. “We did a mission for one of our guys with cancer,” Kent said. “He had to be sent back to the states, and we got to launch him out and see him off. It was a really fulfilling mission.” Using skill, passion for the job and togetherness, members of the 721st AMXS are able to get aircraft in and out of Ramstein to accomplish the mission.

Wounded Heroes Service Center surpasses one-year mark by Brandon Beach 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

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he Wounded Heroes Service Center on Kleber Kaserne opened its doors one year ago, and since that time, it has helped more than 1,700 wounded Soldiers from Landstuhl Regional Medical Center obtain new and replacement uniform items. Located in the Army and Air Force Exchange Service’s Military Clothing Store, the center is the result of a five-month construction project that began in August 2012. Initiated by the 21st Theater Sustainment Command and funded by U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz, the project entailed renovating the 720-square-foot warehouse facility by adding new wheelchair accessible ramps, automatic

doors, dressing rooms, handicapaccessible bathrooms and additional registers. “This was a $250,000 project, so we had to have command approval to get this done,” said Deniz Barcala, manager of the Kaiserslautern Military Clothing Store. “The 21st TSC is the reason this happened.” With the WHSC operating apart from the main store, wounded Soldiers now have the privacy they need when visiting Kleber Kaserne for their military clothing needs. Barcala said wounded Soldiers who are medically evacuated from a combat zone to Landstuhl arrive with often only the clothes on their backs. “When they are wounded, they don’t have time to pack their bags. Everything is left behind,” she said. “We make sure they get two sets of ACUs (Army Combat Uniform),

full PT (physical training) gear, long sleeve and short sleeve shirts, pants, jacket, boots, socks, undershirts and underwear.” Since the WHSC opened on Jan. 16, 2013, Barcala and her staff have issued more than $700,000 worth of military clothing, and wounded Soldiers don’t have to pay a penny. “The Army covers this,” Barcala said. “From AAFES, we also give them a $250 gift certificate to purchase regular, everyday clothes.” Robert Young has been a warehouse worker at Kleber MCS since June of last year. He and his fellow AAFES co-workers never hesitate to stop what they are doing to assist a group of wounded Soldiers arriving by shuttle bus at the store. “Everyone drops what they are doing,” said the Columbus, Ga., native. “We immediately meet the

Soldiers in the (WHSC). We get their paperwork, they get a shopping cart and we start pulling their sizes. We make sure their boots fit properly. If they want to try things on, we have two dressing rooms.” Young, a former member of the U.S. Army himself, added, “I used to be on the other end, so I know what it feels like to be appreciated by civilians and other military personnel.” For their efforts in assisting wounded Soldiers over the past years, Barcala and her staff received a certificate of appreciation in January from the Landstuhl Medical Transient Detachment. The WHSC on Kleber is the only facility of its kind in all of AAFES worldwide stores. “We feel privileged to give something back to the Soldiers,” Barcala said. “They are doing so much for us.”


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Photos by Airman Dymekre Allen

Members of the 721st Aerial Port Squadron conduct a foreign object damage walk.

721st APS keeps FOD off flightline Foreign object damage is any substance, debris or article alien to a vehicle or system that can cause significant damage. The 721st Aerial Port Squadron preforms FOD prevention sweeps three times a week to prevent this from happening to aircraft engines during takeoff or landing. In fiscal year 2013, Ramstein reported more than $4.8 million in damages due to aircraft FOD. To help prevent FOD, clean-up is conducted after any work or maintenance on or near the flightline. For the Airmen who make the effort to ensure the area is carefully scouted for FOD, a golden bolt is hidden on the flightline for the Airman to find with the finder receiving a reward.

Frank Otero, 721st Aerial Port Squadron Special handling section hazmat inspector, finds the hidden golden bolt.

A member of the 721st Aerial Port Squadron conducts a foreign object damage prevention walk on the Ramstein flightline.

Members of the 721st Aerial Port Squadron spread out across the flightline to conduct a foreign object damage prevention walk.

Senior Master Sgt. Joseph Wheeler, 721st Aerial Port Squadron first sergeant, picks up trash from the flightline during a foreign object damage prevention walk.


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Canadian Casualty Support Team ends LRMC mission increase, however, it was quickly determined that this arrangement was not sustainable, and in February 2006 the first Canadian Aeromedical Evacuation When wounded warriors Nursing Liaison Officer from the U.S. are lowered (AENLO) was deployed to from the ambulance bus to a Landstuhl. team of military providers at In 2006, the Taliban conLandstuhl Regional Medical ducted a major offensive in Center, seeing a familiar the Kandahar and Helmand unit patch worn by liaison provinces, and by the end officers from their command of the year 36 Canadian is always a welcomed sight. Soldiers lost their lives as It’s been the same for a result of operations, and Canadian soldiers seeing the 96 Canadian casualties were Red Maple Leaf worn by treated at LRMC. The year members of the Canadian 2007 saw a similar numArmed Forces Casualty ber of casualties, and the Support Team who served AENLO and small mediat LRMC from 2006 until A Canadian chaplain speaks with a patient being unloaded from an ambulance bus in 2009 at Landstuhl Regional Medical cal team from Geilenkirchen its closing ceremony March Center. A closing ceremony for the Canadian Armed Forces Casualty Support Team at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center became overwhelmed. In 20. The ceremony coin- was held in March. The ceremony coincided with the ending of Canada’s military mission in Afghanistan where its com- February 2008, Canadian cided with the ending of mitment to the war in Afghanistan included fatalities and injuries. The Casualty Support Team served the almost 400 Expeditionary Force Canada’s military mission Canadian wounded warriors treated at LRMC. Command deployed the first in Afghanistan. The Casualty Support Team served sonalized, individual support to casualties and their Casualty Support Team to LRMC with plans to the almost 400 Canadian wounded warriors treated families while at LRMC. rotate in new personnel every six months. at LRMC. This was particularly important during the The team worked out of transient office space “Myself, as well as all of the liaison nurses that deployment of personnel from French-speaking at LRMC and nearby Ramstein Air Base. In the have preceded me, have been very honored to areas of Canada. spring of 2008, an office trailer was installed by work with such a high caliber of physicians, nurses Canadians were one of 55 coalition forces treated the Canadian government on a space provided by and support personnel,” said 1st Lt. Kelsey E.N. at LRMC, and the Maple Leaf became a common LRMC facilities. The liaison nurses were granted Penner, aeromedical evacuation nursing liaison offi- sight worn on the distinctive green uniforms worn access to U.S. clinical systems instrumental in procer at the ceremony. “We have always received the by Canadian staff, as well as the Canadian flags dis- viding medical reports back to Canada. Additionally, highest quality of support and have been treated played outside patient rooms of the fellow Soldiers this allowed the nurses to print electronic health as an integral part of the liaison team at LRMC. they served. records and scan them into Canadian systems. A We are greatly appreciative of all of the support that Canada’s role in the Afghanistan war began in Canadian Medical Technician was embedded with we have received here, as well as from organiza- late 2001 after the September attacks on the U.S. the 86th Contingency Aeromedical Staging Facility tions such as the 86th Contingency Aeromedical In February 2002, the first contingents of regular at Ramstein Air Base, and this unit provided outStaging Facility at Ramstein. In addition, the troops were deployed, and Operation APOLLO was standing support to outbound Canadian AE misfamilies of those with significant injuries were established. sions. hosted at the LRMC Fisher House and received In March 2002, snipers from the 3rd Battalion As Canada began withdrawing from Kandahar tremendous support from the clinical and pastoral Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry fought in 2011, the Casualty Support Team at LRMC was staff. Without the outstanding support of LRMC alongside U.S. Army units as part of Operation downsized to reflect a decrease in Canadian casucommand, medical, and support staff, the Canadian ANACONDA, and Canadian troops provided gar- alties. In the meantime, CST personnel increased mission in Afghanistan would not have been pos- rison and security support throughout Afghanistan. their contribution to LRMC operations, volunteersible.” The Canadian commitment was originally planned ing their time in clinical areas, with the American LRMC Commander Col. Judith Lee paid tribute to last until October 2003; however, in August Red Cross, LRMC Trauma Program, Fisher House, to the important role the Casualty Support Team 2003, Canadian troops moved to the northern city Wounded Warrior Project, and the 86th CASF, all played in being there for their fellow Canadians. of Kabul to become the commanding nation of the in the hopes of “giving back” to the community for “There is no greater sight when you’re a casualty newly formed International Security Assistance their tremendous support. than to see someone in your own uniform,” Lee Force. The Canadian flag in Kabul was lowered on said. As hostile operations increased, Canada began March 12 and the final Canadian Armed Forces Lee joked saying she hoped she wouldn’t be see- to take increased casualties in Afghanistan. A sus- personnel were withdrawn. Although there will no ing another CST at LRMC again in the near future, tainable patient evacuation plan was required, and longer be full-time personnel deployed to LRMC, but if future hostilities did require the team here the U.S. government signed an agreement to pro- Canada will maintain a presence. The physical infraagain, she knew the transition would be an easy one. vide Aeromedical Evacuation to LRMC. Canadian structure of the office trailer will be maintained by At its peak, the Casualty Support Team con- patients were transported by the U.S. Air Force personnel from the Canadian Operational Support sisted of eight multidisciplinary members, consist- to LRMC where they received definitive surgi- Hub (Europe) located in Cologne, Germany, and ing of a commanding officer, nurses (including cal care while awaiting aeromedical evacuation medical liaison responsibility will return to the specialists in aeromedical evacuation), medi- back to Canada through the Canadian Aeromedical clinic in Geilenkirchen. This arrangement will allow cal technician, chaplain, administrative officer Evacuation System. Canada to continue to provide support to patients and clerk, and a technician specializing in IT sysIt was quickly determined that a patient liaison from various operations throughout the world. The tems. element would be required at LRMC, and medi- Casualty Support Team will transition to “Caretaker The team was responsible for liaison with U.S. cal and nursing staff from the Canadian Forces Status” and is able to be reactivated on short notice medical personnel, facilitation of evacuation back medical unit located in Geilenkirchen, Germany, in response to another large scale operation such as to Canada or back to the combat theatre, and per- were assigned the task. As casualties continued to Afghanistan. Story and photo by Chuck Roberts Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Public Affairs


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ABOVE: Army Pfc. Dillon Burnhauser, 412th Aviation Support Battalion Bravo company AH-64D Apache Helicopter armament electrical repair mechanic, inspects an Apache for electrical malfunctions. LEFT: Army Pfc. Dillon Burnhauser (left) and Anfernee Shepard, 412th Aviation Support Battalion Bravo company AH-64D Apache Helicopter armament electrical repair mechanics, load repair equipment on to an Apache March 26 on Ramstein. An eightman team of Soldiers visited Ramstein to repair and mobilize eight Apache attack helicopters from Illesheim, Germany. The mission consisted of inspections and equipment checks before being loaded and shipped back to a deployed location in a C-17 Globe Master III. Ramstein Airmen supported the repairs, providing the faculties to perform repairs and transportation downrange for the Soldiers and helicopters.

Ramstein facilitates Apache maintenance

Army Staff Sgts. Ray Trevino (right) and Richard Edge, 412th Aviation Support Battalion Bravo company AH-64D Apache Helicopter armament electrical repair mechanics, inspect blades on an Apache.

Army Pfc. Anfernee Shepard, 412th Aviation Support Battalion Bravo company AH-64D Apache Helicopter armament electrical repair mechanic, checks for loose bolts during a blade folding mission.

Army Staff Sgt. Richard Edge, 412th Aviation Support Battalion Bravo company AH-64D Apache Helicopter armament electrical repair mechanic, tightens bolts during a blade folding mission.

Army Staff Sgts. Ray Trevino (left) and Richard Edge, 412th Aviation Support Battalion Bravo company AH-64D Apache Helicopter armament electrical repair mechanics, tighten bolts during a blade folding mission.


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LEARN GERMAN!

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Banana

Raspberries

die Frucht

die Banane

die Himbeeren

Apple

Pineapple

Blueberries

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Pear

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Recipe of the week: Ground beef stew SERVINGS: 6 INGREDIENTS: 500 grams hamburger meat 2 large onions 1 leek stalk 1 can of mushrooms 1 can of corn 1 can of tomatoes 150 grams herbal soft cheese (“Kräuterschmelzkäse,” or sandwich cheese) 1 liter vegetable broth

Answers: graduation | order of the sword | reveille | memorial | parade | retreat | decoration | award | promotion | coining | retirement

Photo Caption Contest Here’s how it works: Write an imaginative, humorous, printable caption related to the photo and the Air Force and email it with the subject line “KA Photo Caption Contest” to 86AW.PA@ ramstein.af.mil. Include your name, address and phone number. Crude, obscene or inappropriate comments will be dismissed. Only one submission per person, per week will be accepted. The contestant whose entry picks up the most laughs, or in some cases groans, from our selection panel will receive a free value meal card, courtesy of the Army and Air Force Exchange Service. Contest winners will be published in the next edition of the Kaiserslautern American and online at www.ramstein.af.mil.

The winner of last week’s photo caption contest is Senior Airman John Clark, 86th Vehicle Readiness Squadron, with the caption: “With practice, one of these days we’re going to get this high five right.” Clark won a free value meal card, courtesy of AAFES.

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2 teaspoons marjoram 2 teaspoons oregano Salt and pepper 1 cup of cream (200 ml) ½ cup sour cream (Schmand) DIRECTIONS: • Gently roast the ground beef and onions. • Add leek; roast it a little. • Add all other ingredients and let it cook for a while.

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April 4, 2014 LEFT: Participants dance to an upbeat mixture of workout songs during a Bokwa class March 20 on Ramstein.

Photos by Airman 1st Class Michael Stuart 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

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he 86th Force Support Squadron invited Bokwa creator and co-CEO Paul Mavi to instruct fitness classes March 20 on Ramstein. Similar to Zumba, Bokwa is a cardio-based group exercise program where participants draw numbers and letters with their feet. Since participants use numbers and letters as steps, there isn’t a need to count steps, unlike most workouts. The high intensity workout provides an effective and fun option for Airmen to remain physically fit. Mavi, a native of South Africa, founded Bokwa in Los Angeles in 2000 and has taught instructors from 45 countries who teach classes in their local areas.

Staying fit Bokwa style

Bokwa instructor Vanessa Natale keeps a high level of intensity on stage during a Bokwa class on Ramstein.

Tech. Sgt. Kedist Burnett, 86th Civil Engineering Squadron Airman Dorm Leader, leads an exercise on stage during a Bokwa class.

Bokwa instructor Ellen Baskin Willems demonstrates the proper technique to students during a Bokwa class.

Participants dance to an upbeat mixture of workout songs during a Bokwa class March 20 on Ramstein.


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Salsa dancing breaks down communication barriers life counselor, a contracted specialist from the garrison’s Army Community Service program. That led to Ed Codina, Hips swayed as 66th Transportation director of the Kaiserslautern Arts & Company Soldiers shed their tops and Crafts Center, who offered resiliency shuffled across the floor in tan comthrough the arts before, suggesting he bat boots. Confused looks and shakteach salsa dancing to the Soldiers. ing heads were replaced by smiles and Dancing forces couples to overcome laughter as inhibitions were lost to salsa inhibitions and address their vulnerabilrhythms. ity. The main thing is breaking the ice, The Soldiers were taking part in a overcoming shyness, Codina said. new U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland“In marriages, the biggest problem is Pfalz resiliency program focused on when there is no communication. They the arts, offered at the Kaiserslautern are not talking to each other,” Codina Community Activities Center on said. “This gets them to touch, to gloDaenner Kaserne. rify each other on the floor and to folCompany leaders recently found low each other.” poor communication affecting unit One officer took salsa lessons in colcohesion – something they sought to lege. Most had never done it before, change, said Capt. John T. Huckabay, they said. By stepping outside their 66th Transportation Company. comfort zone and onto a dance floor, “Getting out and doing something Soldiers can open communication lines Photo by Melissa Schnell like salsa dancing can break down barwith their spouses and fellow Soldiers. riers. Afterward, we can sit and talk Soldiers and spouses from the 66th Transportation Company learn salsa dancing as part of a That may have a larger impact on the program to open up communication. about some issues, as couples and with company, McMahan said. the unit,” Huckabay said. “This is thinking outside leaders and that affected unit cohesion. “Hopefully, this starts some networking and the box and doing something different to bring all “We’re trying to get our communication network bonding and brings the unit together,” McMahan the leaders together.” opened up,” said Kathleen McMahan, the compa- said. “It’s awesome that the garrison has this.” Last summer, when the company returned from ny’s family readiness group leader. “We’ve invited Codina would like to see the program expand and Afghanistan, bonds stemming from the deployment the senior leadership, and our first step is to couple made available to more Soldiers, civilians and their were strong. But the company underwent a large communication therapy through music and dance.” families. For more information, call 483-6508 or personnel turnover. There were new Soldiers, new The FRG began working with a military family 0631- 411-6508. by Rick Scavetta U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz


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Sunday Worship Gatherings at 9 & 11 a.m. Keeping it real, relational and relevant

August-SĂźssdorf Strasse 8 Ramstein-Miesenbach 06371- 407 808 info@frontlinecommunity.org www.frontlinecommunity.org

Air Force and Army Chapel Schedule

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) Religious Education (grades K-8): 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Sundays Confession: 11:45 a.m. Sundays Sunday Mass: 12:30 p.m. Landstuhl Community Chapel (Bldg. 3773) Religious Education (following Mass) Confession: 8:15-8:45 a.m. Sundays Sunday Mass 9 a.m. Ramstein North Chapel (DSN 480-6148, civ. 06371-47-6148) Daily Mass: 11:30 a.m. Monday-FridayÀ

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7th CSC takes part in Saber Guardian 14 Story and photo by Staff Sgt. Warren W. Wright Jr. 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs NOVO SELO, Bulgaria — Soldiers with the 7th Civil Support Command, 21st Theater Sustainment Command, along with service members and civilians from various other units throughout the Army, Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps, participated in a cultural day with soldiers from 11 partner nations prior to the official start of exercise Saber Guardian 14 March 28. Saber Guardian 14 is an exercise intended to test the capabilities of partner nations in assisting one another, as requested, in disasters or potential world-wide emergencies. Saber Guardian’s cultural day was a way for service members and civilians participating from all 12 nations to get to know their partners better by participating in a traditional Bulgarian crafts and souvenirs market, eating traditional Bulgarian cuisine, taking a sightseeing trip to the local community, and participating in various sports activities such as races, tug-of-war and arm wrestling competitions. Events such as the cultural day give participating nations “an opportunity to learn more about us,� said Col. Paul Rosewitz, operations officer in charge of the 7th CSC and the exercise’s Joint Task Force-Consequence

Service members from the 7th Civil Support Command’s Joint Task Force-Consequence Management participate in a tug-of-war competition during exercise Saber Guardian 14’s cultural day March 28.

Management. “Everyone comes to an event like this with preconceived ideas and notions and this gives us all an opportunity to learn that we’re all people and we all have similar interests. It allows us to work through any cultural barriers and gain a better understanding how others do things.� “It helps integrate the cultures between the participating nations,� said Sgt. Maj. Edward Knight, operations sergeant major for the 7th CSC and the JTF-CM. “It also helps to boost esprit de corps across the ranks.� Participating service members and civilians had the opportunity to compete both with and against their partners in a variety See EXERCISE, Page 18

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.

Active duty UFC fighter speaks with KMC youth

Jewish Religious Services

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

Islamic Services

Photo by Tami Leith

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

Staff Sgt. Colton Smith speaks with youth wrestlers and their parents after a tournament March 29 at the Miesau Fitness Center. Smith is the only active duty Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter in the world. He is currently stationed at Fort Hood, Texas.

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 (Religious Youth Center, Pulaski Bks., Bldg. 2869) “Plugged Inâ€? Middle School Youth Group: 2-4 p.m. Sundays CafĂŠ Dinner (for students and their families): 4:15-5:15 p.m. Sundays “The Rockâ€? High School Youth Group: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sundays More information: www.kmcyouth.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

A heart at peace gives life to the body, but envy rots the bones. - Prov. 14:30

Landstuhl Christian Bookstore

Kaiserstr. 66 * 06371-62988 Mon-Fri 10-6, Sat 9-2 (new)

St. Alban's Military Community

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

Episcopal Services HOLY EUCHARIST

Confessional Lutheran (WELS)

Kapaun Chapel

Wiccan 4 p.m. second and fourth Sundays, Ramstein South Chapel

Sundays 10:30

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call 480-6148 or 06372-3163

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Heritage Baptist Church Don Drake, Pastor

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4VOEBZTBUBN BNBOEQNt8FEOFTEBZTBUQN 6km north of the A6 on the B40 in Mehlingen 1IPOFtwww.heritagebaptistramstein.com


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Teaching the village, reaching the world!

We meet Sundays at 11 a.m. For more info call 06371-616793 or visit our website www.CCK-Town.org Industriestr. 50 66862 Kindsbach

TRINITY REFORMED CHURCH (P.C.A.) HUMBLING THE SINNER, EXALTING THE SAVIOR AND PROMOTING HOLINESS

Sunday School 9:30 AM – Nursery Available Sundays: Corporate Worship 10:45 AM Weekdays: Men’s, Women’s and Small Group Bible Studies / Prayer Meetings www.trinityreformedpca.com Kirchenstrasse 2a, 66849 Landstuhl, Tel: 0 63 71 - 61 81 38 (across the street from European Country Living)

Army Sgt. 1st Class Garret Mitchell (right), logistics NCO, 773rd Civil Support Team, 7th Civil Support Command, helps Zaventem Fire Department firefighters decontaminate a simulated victim during Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear training with the Zaventem Fire Department during the fifth annual CBRN Week training exercise March 24 to 28.

7th CSC Soldiers participate in CBRN Week ZAVENTEM, Belgium — As local radio announcers provided hourly updates on President Barack Obama’s visit to Belgium March 26, Soldiers from the 7th Civil Support Command’s 773rd Civil Support Team trained for possible future international crises. The 773rd CST Soldiers partnered with the Zaventem Fire Department during the fifth annual Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear training exercise, known as CBRN Week, March 24 to 28. During five days of joint training, more than 17 773rd CST Soldiers and approximately a dozen local firefighters tested their joint CBRN response techniques in a variety of scenarios. “My intention was to put different scenarios together to test training with different departments to work together and manage a HAZMAT scenario,” said 2nd Lt. Toralf

Deick, exercise observer controller and volunteer emergency responder with the Zaventem Fire Department. “Good to figure out how good you are and what you need to improve.” Deick planned and coordinated the different training sites based on his past experiences with the Zaventem Fire Department and from his full-time job as a firefighter with the local Vilvoorde Fire Department. One of Deick’s ideas was a joint Zaventem Fire Department and 773rd CST team reacting to a possible radiological and chemical spill caused by a simulated multiple vehicle accident involving a van possibly carrying hazardous material, as well as simulated victims trapped in the wreckage. The Soldiers’ and firefighters’ bulky protective suits and equipment turn the simple act of sample testing, monitoring, climbing a ladder or treating a possibly contaminated patient into an extremely difficult physical challenge.

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Air Force Chapel Schedule

Spring 2013 Religious Celebrations for Passover, Lent and Easter PROTESTANT Lenten Mid-Week Services 12, 19, 26 March; 2, 9 April 1800 - Liturgical - Midweek Lenten Soup Supper, Ramstein South Chapel 1900 – Liturgical Lent Service with Communion, Ramstein South Chapel Holy Week Palm Sunday - 13 April 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 - 18 April 1900 - Liturgical Good Friday Service, Ramstein South Chapel Easter Sunday - 20 April 0700 - Easter Sunrise Service, Ramstein Woodlawn Golf Course 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) or Ramstein South Chapel: 480-5753 (06371-47-5753) CATHOLIC Lenten Confessions 31 March 1700-1900, Ramstein North Chapel 19 April 1100-1200, Vogelweh Chapel *No 1600-1645 Confessions on 30 March Fridays of Lent 7, 14, 21, 28 March, 4, 11 April 1730 - Stations of the Cross and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament, Ramstein North Chapel followed by a Lenten Soup Supper Holy Week & Sacred Triduum Palm Sunday 12 April 1700 - Vigil Mass, Vogelweh Chapel 13 April *0830, 1700 - Masses, Ramstein North Chapel Holy Thursday - 17 April 1730 - Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Ramstein North Chapel followed by Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament concludes with 2345 - Night Prayer Good Friday - 18 April 0800 - Office of Readings & Morning Prayer, Ramstein North Chapel 1200 - Stations of the Cross, Ramstein North Chapel 1730 - Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion, Ramstein North Chapel Holy Saturday - 19 April 0800 - Office of Readings & Morning Prayer, Vogelweh Chapel 1100-1200 - Confessions, Vogelweh Chapel 2100 - Easter Vigil, Vogelweh Chapel *No 1700 Mass at Vogelweh Easter Sunday -20 April *0830, 1700 - Masses, Ramstein North Chapel *Note: Time change for Palm Sunday and Easter Only

ORTHODOX COMMUNITY KAPAUN CHAPEL 5, 12, 19, 26 March, 2 April 1800 – Presanctified Liturgy (2000 hrs on 5 Mar) 7, 14, 21, 28 March 1800 – Salutations to the Virgin Mary 9 March 1800 – Sunday of Orthodoxy Vespers 25 March 0900 – Liturgy for the Annunciation 4 April 1800 – Akathist Hymn to the Virgin Mary Holy Week - 12 April 0900 – Lazarus Saturday Liturgy 13 April 0900 – Palm Sunday Liturgy 13, 14, 15 April 1800 – Bridegroom Matins 16 April 1800 – Unction (Anointing) Service 17 April 0900 – Holy Thursday Liturgy 1800 – 12 Gospel Readings 18 April 0900 – Royal Hours; 1500 – Unnailing Vespers 2000 – Lamentations 19 April 0900 – Holy Saturday Liturgy 2330 – Pascha (Easter) Services 20 April 1300 – Agape Vespers (Offsite at Picnic Grounds) For more information please contact: Fr. Matthew Streett at DSN 489-6859, 0162-425-1998 or matthew.streett.1@us.af.mil

JEWISH COMMUNITY Purim Saturday, 15 March 1900 - Purim Celebration Prayer, costume contest, entertainment, pizza dinner Cost: $10 for adults, $5for children ages 12 and under) Passover Monday, 14 April 1800 - First night Passover Seder Location: Ramstein Air Base South Chapel Synagogue Cost: $20 per adult, $10 for children 12 and under Tuesday, 15 April 1800 - Second night Passover Seder Location: The home of Harold and Ilse Darefsky in Thalfang Cost: $20 per adult, $10 for children 12 and under For more information and to RSVP please contact: Chaplain Davidson at 480-5753, 06371-47-5753 or gary.davidson@us.af.mil


Page 18 exercise, from Page 16 of sports events, building on the relationships of the Saber Guardian participants. “You want to be able to foster relationships for the future,” said Staff Sgt. Juan Ariza, communications NCO with the 7th CSC. “You want your neighbors to be with you. “This is a joint event, not a U.S. event,” Ariza continued. “It’s for all the nations to be able to participate and to do something that will last forever.” Taking part in the cultural day helped service members and civilians from all nations learn more about each other in an environment outside of work and out of uniform. “The important thing about exercises like this is that we’re working with our NATO partners and if we only come in and we spend all our time at Novo Selo and we’re always doing our job, we’re not learning about their backgrounds, their cultures and how they do things,” Rosewitz said. “I think this is a fantastic opportunity to work with our many partners to bring us all together and to forge a better team.” The cultural day also provided all the participating nations

Kaiserslautern American an opportunity to see just how the U.S. service members are outside of work. “They see us in a different light,” Knight said. “They see us in a non-military side and they see the relaxed and fun side.” “They got to see how we’re able to bond together and work together regardless of your rank, what unit you work for or what branch of service you’re in,” Ariza said. “We’re able to come together and work as a team.” The training received during Saber Guardian is designed to replicate the closest possible type of dynamic environment required to address possible future situations and provides service members a unique opportunity to enhance their skills and learn more about the various cultures they will be working with. “I think this is a fantastic opportunity to work with our many partners to bring us all together and to forge a better team,” Rosewitz said. “The realistic thing is that we’re always going to go as a coalition to anything that we do and we have got to be able to work with our partners. Cultural day gave us the opportunity to work with them and to build a better team.”

cbrn, from Page 17 “Training is going great,” Sgt. Maj. Stef Vandersmissen, Zaventem FD firefighter. “(It is) interesting to see my guys doing their normal duties in a different circumstance for them. The integration with the (773rd) CST is very good.” “Every time we come up here it is a different type of training with a different type of scenario,” said Cpl. Eric Song, survey team member, 773rd CST. “(The training) gives us different points of view on how to look at certain incidences. They’re very proficient. They’re first responders, so their priorities are (extraction and) saving lives.” Song said the 773rd

April 4, 2014 CST’s main function is to quarantine, assess, monitor and mitigate a potential CBRN incident that may affect the surrounding population. Also, during the second day of training in a field outside of town, the firefighters and the 773rd CST CBRN team worked together to decontaminate and triage possible survivors. “That was unique,” said Army Staff Sgt. Jessica Searcy, administrative NCO, 773rd CST. “Normally we only deal with our 22 (person) team.” Mid-week the firefighters and 773rd CST attended a military congress workshop where they listened to instructional speeches and participated in discussions with leading CBRN

experts from the Belgian military. “This is one of my favorite annual training events that I look forward to, (every year),” Song said. The fourth day had the 773rd CST Soldiers cut open several vehicles using the Jaws of Life after the vehicles’ air bags deployed. The closing ceremony on the fifth day included the laying of a wreath at a memorial for a fallen Zaventem Fire Department firefighter, who had recently died in the line of duty. “It is always good to work with different nations, because we’re in foreign consequence management,” said Army Staff Sgt. John Gribble, survey team NCO, 773rd CST.

‘Supplement’ your knowledge by Capt. Jeremy F. Brooks Landstuhl Regional Medical Center

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very Service member knows certain basic skills to survive in combat. Knowledge of dietary supplements is another matter. Fewer than half of Army Soldiers understand the U.S. government does not require manufacturers to demonstrate the effectiveness of supplements commonly used for bodybuilding, weight loss, energy and endurance, according to a recent study from the U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine. One third incorrectly believed the Food and Drug Administration, which oversees regulation of pharmaceuticals, enforces safety requirements for supplements. In the quest to gain an “edge,” many service members resort to dietary supplements. Supplement use is prevalent in the Department of Defense, and consumption occurs for a variety of reasons: to improve performance, to lose weight, to gain muscle mass and/or to improve health. Unfortunately, use of some supplements has resulted in adverse events, which compromised performance and health rather than improve it. Certain supplements, such as multivitamins, are generally safe, but other supplements can pose a

hazard to health and jeopardize careers because of non-listed ingredients that could cause a positive urine drug screen. Bodybuilding and weight loss supplements are in high-risk categories because of questionable ingredients and should be used with caution, if at all. Keep in mind, many supplements are mislabeled accidentally or intentionally. In addition, many supplements are not made according to minimal standards of manufacturing. They often are not what they say they are. In response to such safety concerns and awareness lapses, the Human Performance Resource Center and DOD launched Operation Supplement Safety. The purpose of OPSS is to educate service members and retirees, their family members, leaders, health care providers and DOD civilians about dietary supplements and how to choose supplements wisely. Features include access to the Natural Medicines Comprehensive database, searchable with more than 86,000 entries, which include origins and explanations of supplements, existing evidence of effectiveness and known harmful interactions with other supplements, pharmaceuticals and foods. OPSS also provides informational vid-

eos, answers to frequently asked questions and more. Before purchasing or taking a supplement, visit HPRC-online.org/opss. Make sure your supplement meets industry standards with the NSF Certified for Sport online directory of certified products. Search the directory for your specific product. If you’re in the market for new supplements, download a list of all certified products before you buy. Get answers to frequently asked questions about dietary supplement ingredients, performance and weight loss. Learn how to spot bogus claims, suspicious products and other red flags. Check out the OPSS Facebook page for the latest in supplement news and information. For peak performance, service members should eat healthy and exercise regularly. Supplements aren’t intended to be a food substitute, because they can’t replicate all of the nutrients and benefits of whole foods, such as fruits and vegetables. So, depending on your situation and your eating habits, dietary supplements may not be worth the expense. For questions on nutrition classes and services offered at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, call 590-7144 or 06371-9464-7144. (Brooks is a registered dietitian and company commander at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center.)


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KMC schools join innovative league by Jason Tomassini Digital Promise Today Digital Promise, a national, independent nonprofit organization authorized by Congress to accelerate innovation in education, announced Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe, Kaiserslautern District as one of nine new members accepted into the League of Innovative Schools. The League of Innovative Schools is a national coalition of school districts and educational agencies that is both a professional learning network and an incubator for innovative educational practices. The League brings together educators, researchers, and entrepreneurs to demonstrate, evaluate, and replicate promising ideas, with the goal of improving student achievement. “I am thrilled that our district has been selected to participate in the Digital Promise League of Innovative Schools,” said Dr. Dell McMullen, Kaiserslautern District superintendent. “Participation in the League gives our district the unique oppor-

tunity to collaborate with innovative educators across the United States as we work together to transform to a 21st century learning environment and improve achievement and engagement for all of our students.” The Kaiserslautern District was selected from a competitive and national pool of applicants, based on its leadership, evidence of results, innovative vision for learning powered by technology, and commitment to collaborating with other League members. Upon joining the League, members will share lessons learned, participate in national and regional forums, and partner with research institutions, technology developers, and one another to deliver better results for students. “The idea behind the League is simple, but ambitious: Innovative superintendents can support each other in transforming the learning environment and improving engagement and achievement,” said Karen Cator, president and chief executive officer of Digital Promise. “By adding these nine new members and the sum

of their experiences, the League can become an even stronger catalyst for improving opportunity for students around the country.” The nine members of the League of Innovative Schools spring 2014 cohort are: • Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe, Kaiserslautern District: Kaiserslautern, Germany • Highline Public Schools: Burien, Wash. • Knox County Schools: Knoxville, Tenn. • Lexington County School District One: Lexington, S.C. • Mentor Public Schools: Mentor, Ohio • Pascack Valley Regional High School District: Montvale, N.J. • Richland School District Two: Columbia, S.C. • Rowan-Salisbury Schools: Salisbury, N.C. • South Fayette Township School District: McDonald, Pa. With these additions, the League now includes 46 school districts and education agencies in 25 states, repre-

senting nearly 3 million students. “We are excited to welcome the new members of the League and to offer these districts the chance to learn together,” said Sara Schapiro, director of the Digital Promise League of Innovative Schools.”These exemplary educators recognize that while there is no ‘silver bullet’ in education, by coming together to tackle some big problems, district leaders, researchers, and entrepreneurs can make a meaningful difference.” New members were officially welcomed March 26 to 28 at the national League of Innovative Schools conference at Sunnyside Unified School District in Tucson, Ariz. Digital Promise is an independent, bipartisan 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization authorized by Congress to spur innovation in education. Through its work with educators, technologists, researchers and leading thinkers, Digital Promise supports comprehensive research and development to benefit lifelong learners and provide Americans with the knowledge and skills needed to compete in the global economy.

Education Notes Paws & Pals

The Paws & Pals program helps children improve their literacy skills by teaming them up with a dog to read books. The next event takes place at 3 p.m. April 16 for pre-school through middle school-aged children. Sign up at the circulation desk at the library. For details, contact the Rheinland-Pfalz Library, Bldg. 3810 on Landstuhl, at 486-7322 or 06371-86-7322.

National Library Week

The Rheinland-Pfalz Library will celebrate National Library Week April 14 to 18. • April 14: Kick-Off Day and Teen Day. Teens will celebrate by creating their own bookmarks from 3:30 to 5 p.m. • April 15: Download Day. All day during opening hours, patrons can bring in their eDevice and allow library staff to download a book for them. • April 16: Kids Day. Children will have a special story time and party to celebrate from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. • April 17: Adults Day. Adults will have the opportunity to watch an award-winning foreign and independent film at 5:30 p.m. • April 18: Tween Day. Tweens will celebrate with a special Pokemon Day from 3 to 4:30 p.m. The Rheinland-Pfalz Library is located in Bldg. 3810 on Landstuhl. For more information, call 486-7322 or 06371-86-7322.

RIS PTA board elections

The Ramstein Intermediate School PTA has five open executive board positions for the 2014-2015 school year: president, first vice president, second vice president, secretary and treasurer. Email ramstein.pta@gmail.com for more information. Deadline is April 21. There will be a free training trip to Garmisch at the end of May for several new board members.

Dance lessons

SKIESUnlimited offers a variety of dance classes, including ballet, hip hop,

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Author visits RMS Author Victoria Christopher Murray speaks to Ramstein Middle School students. Her message emphasized the importance of setting goals, being organized, working hard and drawing from your experiences in order to find your passion. Students were intrigued as she shared the highlights and challenges from her career in corporate America, as a successful novelist, and as the owner of her own publishing company. The Germany Alumni Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., helped make the author’s visit to RMS possible.

tap, lyrical, combo and jazz, at beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. Classes are open to ages 3 to 18, varying by class. Classes are offered at Landstuhl and Pulaski locations. To find out more about dance opportunities for your child or youth, contact Parent Central Services, Bldg. 2898 on Pulaski Barracks, at 493-4516/4122 or 0631-3406-4516/4122; or the Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation One Stop Shop, Bldg. 3810 on Landstuhl Post, at 486-8943 or 0637186-8943.


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Freinsheim holds blossom fest historical town hall. Guided hiking tours along the trails with trees in blossom will follow right after the official opening. he wine growing comWagon rides with Haflinger munity of Freinsheim horses are scheduled to start at will celebrate its annual noon from the Kreuzhof winery. blossom fest under the The arts studio in Buschhof motto, “Cooking, Arts, Wine,” will display modern arts and serve Saturday and Sunday. The town Mediterranean food. will present the new season’s wines Various artists will show off and visitors have the opportunity their works and paintings in some to talk to vintners. Surrounded of the wineries. by an ocean of blossoms, visiChildren can have fun in a tors will find a large diversity of carnival set up in Weisenheimer culinary specialties, wines and art Strasse near the Iron Gate. The toy items throughout the medieval museum will exhibit a collection town. of old toys. Food specialties include The Baroque garden invites potato pancakes with salmon, trout, pancakes with spinach visitors to take a walk along the Courtesy photo medieval town wall. and sheep cheese, prime boiled Visitors enjoy a walk among the trees in bloom during the annual blossom fest in Freinsheim Saturday and To get to Freinsheim, travel on beef with horseradish sauce, Sunday. autobahn A6 direction Mannheim; fresh oysters, salmon rolls with salad, pork filet with asparagus, Thai food and passes for €12. This pass will authorize visitors to take the Grünstadt exit; follow the signs to Kirchheim, Dackenheim and Freinsheim. cakes. taste the offered wines on both days. For more information, visit www.stadtThe I-Punkt Freinsheim (Tourist Information Wine Princess Kristina and a local band will offioffice) and participating wineries will sell wine cially open the fest at 11:30 a.m. on both days at the freinsheim.de. by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

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Sankt Wendel offers family fun at Easter market by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs The City of Sankt Wendel located in the state of Saarland will hold its annual Easter market 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today to Sunday. Stores will be open 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday. “This year again, we will offer a lot to explore at our Easter market,” said Leonie Paqué from the St. Wendel office of arts and city marketing. “We’ll have a Easter village, a colorful Ester crown, a giant Easter egg, a petting zoo, an Easter express train, arts and crafts items and diversified activities for children.” Visitors can buy, watch, do handicrafts and play at more than 90 stands. Vendors and exhibitors will sell a wide variety of merchandise such as Easter decorations, woodcarvings, ceramics, pottery, glass and leather items, steel objects, historical lanterns and many other arts and crafts items. The highlight of the market is the giant Easter crown consisting of 2,000 hand-painted eggs and surrounded by spring flowers. Happy Easter songs can be heard in the Easter Bunny village around the dome. More than 100 Easter bunnies made of poplar in the Erzgebirge mountains are placed in the bunny kitchen, bunny workshop, bunny restaurant, bunny kindergarten and

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Visitors from all over south west Germany visit St. Wendel’s Easter market today to Sunday.

bunny school. A local artist will present his exhibition of handmade Easter bunny houses in a tent behind the Rathaus. Visitors can enjoy 20 different sceneries. Children have the opportunity to craft Easter presents, get their faces painted, try out pottery and take part

in dancing, making music and testing archery. Walking acts will entertain visitors in the streets. Each afternoon, the Easter Bunny will make his appearance and pass out Easter eggs. The Easter Express will offer rides through the city 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Each night, between 5 and 7 p.m., a night watchman will

make his rounds through the streets with a lantern. “Our spring market is an insiders’ tip,” Paqué said. “People from all over in the southwest German area come to visit us.” For more information, visit www. sankt-wendel.de/kultur/maerkte/ ostermarkt.


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Have fun with the locals EVENTS Horror Circus Now – Sun, Apr 6 Kaiserslautern, Volkspark-Parkplatz If you like horror and circuses, then this is an event for you. You will be able to see creepy costumes and you will most definitely get a thrill from these performances. Recommended min. age is 14 years old. This event starts at 8 p.m. Prices start at €10 and include an aftershow party. For more information see www.horror-circus.de Wein am Dom Sat, Apr 5 – Sun, Apr 6 Speyer, city center At the event ‘Wein am Dom’ (wine at the cathedral), focus will be on local Palatinate wines. The second largest wine-growing area in Germany will be presenting more than 700 outstanding wines which can be tested during the weekend. A guided tour will take place at the fairground with a visit to the historic museum, which is included in the ticket price. Day tickets are €25 and two day tickets €39. For more info in German see www.pfalz.de. Blütenfest Sat, Apr 5 – Sun, Apr 6 Freinsheim, city center The Blütenfest in Freinsheim will present new wines between the 5th and 6th of April. You can buy a pass that will allow you to taste wine from the different wine makers on these two days. You will also be able to enjoy different culinary specialties provided. Kids are also welcome to this event as fun activities will be provided. Tickets cost €12. For more information see www.stadt-freinsheim.de English guided tour Sun, Apr 6 Kirchheimbolanden, Schlossgarten Bahnhof If you are a fan of medieval cities, then you will not want to miss out on this onehour tour through the city, also known as the “Kleine Residenz”, as the princess of Nassau used to reside here. You will receive historical information about the city and the revolution of 1849. The event will start at 5 p.m. Price is €3. For more information call 06352-4004114 or see www.donnersberg-touristik.de

Spring festival Sun, Apr 6 Winnweiler, pedestrian zone Join the spring festival in Winnweiler on the 6th of April when stores will be also open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Kids will be able to get their face painted, food will be offered and the Fotomuseum will also be open from 2.30 p.m. For more information see www.wg-winnweiler.de Sunday shopping Sun, Apr 6 Neunkirchen, Saarpark-Center Have fun at the Saarpark-Center on the 6th of April as the department store will be open. So if you have nothing to do and just want to stroll the halls come between 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. You will be able to find great offers in various stores. For more information see www.saarpark-center.de Sunday shopping Sun, Apr 6 Saarbrücken, city center Stores will be open on the 6th of April in the city center of Saarbrücken. Shops will be open from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Fun and games will be offered in the Bahnhofstrasse. Children will be able to have their faces painted as well as do arts and crafts for Easter. For more information see www.saarbruecken.de Weekly market Tues, Apr 8 Kaiserslautern, Stiftsplatz The weekly market at the Stiftsplatz in Kaiserslautern takes place every Tuesday and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. Fresh food, such as fruit, vegetables, fish, cheese, bakery products etc. as well as plants and takeaways will be offered. Be sure to bring enough carry bags and cash. Sushi and Wine Sat, Apr 12 Kaiserslautern, Rosenstr. 9 The Koch & Weinschule (cooking & wine school) held by Andre Lee will be making Sushi on the 12th of April in Kaiserslautern. If you have wanted to learn how to make sushi, then this is the event for you. Wine will also be served. The course starts at 6 p.m. Price for the cooking course is €50. Vegetarian meals are also prepared. Be sure to register before all spots are full. For more information call 0631 61107 or

see www.kochweinschule.de Pool night Sat, Apr 12 Kaiserslautern, Monte Mare Enjoy first summer feelings at an awesome pool night in the indoor swimming pool Monte Mare in Kaiserslautern on April 12 from 8 p.m. Have a great night with your friends at the pool bar or in the chill out area. And if you need more action, try a special obstacle course, waterslides or just dance to the music of different DJ acts. Hurry to get one of only 1.000 tickets for €10 each in advance in the Monte Mare swimming pool. For more info in German and pictures from past parties see www.kaiserslautern.poolnight.net. Lego exhibition Sat, Apr 12 – Sun, Apr 13 Freisen, Festhalle Freisen-Oberkirchen Don’t miss the huge Lego exhibition “Steineland” in the Festhalle FreisenOberkirchen on April 12 and 13. More than 40 exhibitors will show awesome models of railways, ships and even scenes from the Star Wars world. Kids will have the chance to build great models with a professional team while parents can reminisce their own Lego toys. Opening hours are from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is free for everybody under the age of 18. Adults pay €2.50. For more info check out www.militaryingermany.com Easter volksmarch Fri, Apr 18 Sippersfeld, Freier Platz Easter is around the corner, so what better to do than join the Easter volksmarch on the 18th of April in Sippersfeld. You will be able to enjoy the beautiful surrounding areas. The march starts at 2 p.m. For more information see www.sippersfeld.de SPORTS Running event Fri, Apr 4 Brücken, Ohmbach See Ohmbach lake is hosting an international running event on the 4th of April. You will be able to run either 5 km or 10 km. This

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is something for the whole family as you will be able to see beautiful areas that surround the Ohmbach Lake. The run will start at 2 p.m. For more runs, halfmarathons and marathons in Germany visit www.runme.de Soccer Sun, Apr 6 Kaiserslautern, Fritz-Walter-Stadium Don your red and white gear and come to the Fritz-Walter-Stadium on the 6th of April to support the Red Devils as they play against the Vfl Bochum 1848. For more information and ticket price see www.fck.de CONCERTS The James Brown Revolution Show Fri, Apr 4 Kaiserslautern, Lautrer Wirtshaus Don’t miss out on this spectacular event in the Lautrer Wirtshaus from 20:00. The show has been considered one of the best cover shows. Ticket prices start at €19. For more information see www.songkick.com Time Warp Sat, Apr 5 Mannheim, Maimarkthalle If you feel like it’s time to party then come to the Maimarkthalle in Mannheim on the 5th of April. Expect great dance, techno, chill-out music with a great line up from artists like Carl Cox, Josh Wink, Sven Väth and Luciano. Tickets start at €45. Get them quick as the Early Bird ticket has already sold out. For more information see www.time-warp.de Miley Cyrus Fri, Jun 6 Frankfurt, Festhalle Frankfurt If you would like to see Miley rock Frankfurt, get tickets soon! The show is supposed to be really spectacular with lots of good fan reviews. For tickets from €68.90 visit www.eventim.de Limp Bizkit Sun, Jun 29 Köln, Palladium This American nu-metal band will be in Köln on the 29th of June in the Palladium theater. Be sure to get your tickets soon to join the party. Ticket price is €45.95. For more information see www.eventim.de

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» KMC Onstage presents its newest show, “Into the Woods.” The Brothers Grimm hit the musical stage with an epic fairy tale where worlds collide. The story follows a baker and his wife who wish to have a child, Cinderella who wishes to attend the king’s festival, and Jack who wishes his cow would give milk. When the baker and his wife learn that they cannot have a child because of a Witch’s curse, the two set off on a journey to break the curse. Everyone’s wish is granted, but the consequences of their actions return to haunt them later with disastrous results. This thrilling and surprising musical is one you definitely do not want to miss! Show dates: 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, and April 11, 12, 18 and 19, and 3 p.m. Sunday and April 13. Children under 3 are not permitted to any performance. For reservations, call 483-6626 or 0631-411-6626, or visit KMC Onstage, Bldg. 3232 on Kleber Kaserne, from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays. » In celebration of National Library Week, come to the Rheinland-Pfalz Library or the Kleber Library April 15 during opening hours for Download Day. This is an opportunity for patrons to get a downloadable book on their personal eDevices, ask questions and learn how to do it themselves. For details, contact the Rheinland-Pfalz Library, Bldg. 3810 on Landstuhl, at 486-7322 or 06371-86-7322, or the Kleber Branch Library, Bldg. 3205 on Kleber Kaserne, at 483-1740 or 0631-411-1740. » Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation hosts its annual Easter egg hunt and celebration April 19 at Pulaski Park. Enjoy free age specific egg hunts, face painting, bouncy castles, guest appearances by Mr. and Mrs. Cotton Tail, and much more. For children 12 and under. Gates open at 10 a.m.; Mr. & Mrs. Cotton Tail arrive at 10:15 a.m.; egg hunts begin at 11 a.m. For specific hunt times and more information, visit www.kaiserslautern. armymwr.com or call Family and MWR Special Events at 493-4215 or 0631-3406-4215. » Join the Kaiserslautern Landstuhl Spouses’ Association for a day of touring, shopping and fun at the Stuttgart Spring Fest April 19. The day will start with a visit to the Ludwigsburg Residential Palace, then head downtown for shop-

ping and end at the spring festival. Cost is $25 for members, $40 for non members and $20 for children. Price includes round trip bus fare and the tour of the palace. For details or to RSVP email klsaactivities@hotmail.com by April 5. » Celebrate Easter with an Easter brunch and egg hunt April 20 at Armstrong’s Club, Bldg. 1036 on Vogelweh Housing. First seating will be at 10 a.m. with the egg hunt at 11:30 a.m.; second seating will be at noon with the egg hunt at 1:30 p.m.; final seating will be at 2 p.m. with the egg hunt at 3:15 p.m. Cost is $19.95 for ages 16 and over, $9.95 for ages 5 to 16, and free for 4 and under. Price includes brunch, beverages a small Easter craft for children and an egg hunt for children 10 and under. Advance reservations are required no later than April 14 via Webtrac. For more information, call 0631-350-7919. » Pick out something special for Mom at the Mother’s Day Bazaar April 28 to May 1. This bazaar, located in Heaton Hall at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, will feature a variety of exquisite European gift ideas. Get your Mother’s Day shopping done in one spot. Open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. All prices are in U.S. dollars and cash, check and debit are accepted. Open to ID cardholders only. For more information, call 493-4146/4642 or 0631-3406-4146/4642. » Thursdays at the Kazabra Club are Country Star Competition Thursdays from 8 to 10 p.m. in Bldg. 2057 on Vogelweh. Sing your heart out to a classic country favorite or a new country smash hit. Male and female categories will compete for a weekly $50 gift card. Free and open to all ID cardholders, ages 18 and up. To register, call 489-7261 or 0631-536-7261. » An archery shooting range is opening near Kaiserslautern beginning in May. The range has eight field targets. For more details and for opening hours, call 0176750-04169 or email ahreining@hotmail.com. » Armstrong’s Club hosts Open Mic Night from 6 to 10:30 p.m. every Thursday in Bldg. 1036 on Vogelweh Housing. Calling all musicians, poets and creative types. If you think you have what it takes, bring your gear and be heard. For ages 18 and up. No sign-up required, just show up. For more information, call 0631-354-9986. » The Ramstein Aquatic Center has new opening hours: 6 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. Tuesdays to Fridays, 9 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. Saturdays, and 11 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Sundays. Fee is $3. For details, call 478-7665.

Support Groups

» A private sector resume writing class takes place from 10 a.m. to noon April 16 in Bldg. 2917 on Pulaski Barracks. Learn important information about what an employer might look for on a resume. Register in advance by calling 493-4203 or 0631-3406-4203.

Jobs

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» The Community for Autism Understanding, Support and Education support group meets from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday in the media center at Vogelweh Elementary School. CAUSE is a support group for members of the community who have an autistic family member to get information and get involved. Register in

advance by calling 493-4203 or 0631-3406-4203. takes » An interview techniques class place from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. April 16 in Bldg. 2917 on Pulaski Barracks. Learn the valuable skill sets needed to set an impression on prospective employers during a job interview. Register in advance by calling 493-4203 or 0631-3406-4203.

Meetings

» The Ramstein Officers’ Spouses Club hosts its monthly social April 15 at the Ramstein Officers’ Club. Check-in begins at 9:30 a.m. and the event begins at 10. Members in good standing are eligible for a chance to win prizes. Visit www.ramsteinosc.org to join or make a reservation. The deadline to RSVP is Thursday. » Members of the KMC Retiree Council will host an open meeting and information seminar from 2 to 4:30 p.m. April 19 at the Ramstein Community Center Annex, Bldg. 411, for all military and civilian retirees and spouses. Representatives from Landstuhl Regional Medical Center will discuss the status of current and future medical care for retirees at LRMC. Briefings by the customs office, TRICARE, Veterans Affairs and legal are also planned. For more information about the meeting and information seminar, call 480-5486 or 495-7186.

Classes & Training

» The Kaiserslautern Arts and Crafts Center is hosting an Intro to Quilting class that focuses on one of the oldest and simplest quilting patterns — a rail fence quilt. Ideal for beginners, this quilt is simple and easy to construct. This quilt is constructed of four fabrics in complementary colors. This two-part class meets from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 21 at the Arts and Crafts Center, Bldg. 3109 on Daenner Kaserne. Cost is $50. To sign up or for more information, call 483-6509 or 0631-411-6509. » The Kaiserslautern Arts and Crafts Center is offering Intro to Sewing: Creating a Pillowcase for sewing beginners from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. April 12 at the Arts and Crafts Center, Bldg. 3109 on Daenner Kaserner. In this simple class, participants will learn techniques that are necessary for later more advanced classes in quilting and sewing. Cost is $30. To sign up, call 483-6509 or 0631-411-6509.

Baumholder Events

» In celebration of Easter, Month of the Military Child, Autism Awareness Month and Child Abuse Prevention Month, Baumholder CYSS presents the annual Easter Egg Hunt and County Fair April 19. The Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 11 a.m., with the fair following immediately after. The fair will include a chili cook-off, a pie bake-off, face painting, relay races, tug-of-war, bouncy castles, cake walks, carnival games, demonstrations and much more. A shuttle bus will be provided from Smith Barracks to Wetzel Kaserne throughout the day, and parking will be available in Upper Wetzel near the skate park and high school. There is no registration required for this free event. For more information, contact Parent Central Services at 485-7003 or 06783-6-7003. » Baumholder AA and Al-Anon group meetings take place in Smith Barracks, Chapel 2, Bldg. 8249. AA meetings are held at 7 p.m. Tuesdays, and Al-Anon meetings are held at 7 p.m. Fridays.


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Airman & Family Readiness Center

For details or to sign up for a class, call the Airman & Family Readiness Center at 480-5100. MONDAY » Pre-separation brief: 8 a.m. to noon, A&FRC » Ramstein Spouses Orientation: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., A&FRC » Resume writing: 1 to 3 p.m., A&FRC TUESDAY » Reintegration brief: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., IDRC » Extreme Couponing: 10 a.m. to noon, A&FRC » Intro to German: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., A&FRC » Pre-deployment brief: 1 to 4 p.m., IDRC » CAUSE Autism Support Group: 6 to 7:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY » Base INTRO: 7:30 to 11:45 a.m., E-Club » Managing Your Money: 10 a.m. to noon THURSDAY » TAP-GPS Higher Education Track: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., A&FRC » What is What: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. » Understanding TSP: 1 to 3 p.m., A&FRC » EFMP Aquatic Play: 5 to 6 p.m. APRIL 11 » TAP-GPS Higher Education Track: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., A&FRC

Child/Youth

RAMSTEIN YOUTH CENTER SPRING BREAK CAMPS: » Rise and Shine: 7 to 9 a.m. Monday to Friday. Cost is $5. Spend time with friends and enjoy games and some multimedia fun. Breakfast is not included in the price. Children are allowed to bring their own breakfast. » Planet Earth — all day camp: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Cost is $10. Join Mr. Ronnie as we explore planet Earth. Every day will be a new earthly adventure, from gem mines to fossil digs. Make sure your child has a packed lunch and water and is dressed appropriately for the weather. » Morning Camps: 9 a.m. to noon Monday to Friday. » Robo Tech: 9 a.m. to noon Monday to Friday. Cost is $50. Join Mr. Bryan as we explore the world of robotics. Learn how to create and build a robot. » Team Sports: 9 a.m. to noon Monday to Friday. Cost is $50. Join us as we explore various sports and learn how to work together as a team. » Girls Fun: 2 to 5 p.m. Monday to Thursday. Cost is $50. Join Ms. Lena as we explore the world of mechanics. We will learn about spark plugs, oil changes and basic mechanics in this girl’s only club. » Lunch Recreation: noon to 2 p.m. Monday to Friday. Cost is $5 per child for the week. Join us for lunch in the recreation room. Lunch is not included in the price. The snack bar will be open for children to purchase lunch. » Afternoon Camps: 2 to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. » Table Top Gaming: 2 to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. Cost is $50. Join Mr. Bryan as we play and master various board games. » FSS Sports: 2 to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. Cost is $50. Join us for a fun-filled week with swimming, bowling and more.

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» Ace of Cakes: 2 to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. Cost is $50. Birthdays, weddings, graduations all have one thing in common: cake. Join us as we learn how to bake and decorate our own mini cakes. » Open Recreation: 2 to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. Spend time with friends and enjoy games and some multimedia fun. » NOTE: You must register and pay for camps at Ramstein Youth Programs, Bldg. 428. Spaces are limited. Camps are only open to children ages 9 to 12. Written cancellation must be received two business days prior in order to receive a refund.

Health and Wellness Center

For more information, call the Health and Wellness Center at 06371-47-4292 or 480-4292 (HAWC). MONDAY » Bod Pod walk-in hours: 8 to 10 a.m. » Healthy eating class: 10 to 11:30 a.m. TUESDAY » Shoe station walk-in hours: 2 to 3 p.m. WEDNESDAY » Running clinic: 10 to 11:30 a.m. THURSDAY » No classes APRIL 11 » Bod Pod walk-in hours: 2 to 3 p.m.

Family Advocacy

» EXPECTANT PARENT ORIENTATION (MONTHLY): Orientation is from 8 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 more information, call the New Parent Support Program at 479-2098 or 0637146-2098. » PARENTING WITH LOVE AND LOGIC (ALL AGES): From 3:30 to 5 p.m. every Monday from Monday to May 5 in Bldg. 2121. Discover how to make parenting more enjoyable while creating happy families and responsible children. Through this five-week workshop you will learn techniques that are simple and easy to learn, teach responsibility and character, change lives and lower stress levels, have immediate and positive effects on parents and children and up the odds that when the teenage years arrive, parenting can remain fun instead of frantic. The class consists of video presentations, group discussion and participation. Call 479-2370 for details and to register. » HEALTHY WEALTHY WISE – FORM HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS AT HOME AND AT WORK: 2 to 4 p.m. April 15 in Bldg. 2121. To sign up, call 479-2370.

Medical Group

» Self Initiated Care Kit, twice a month. Call 479-2273 (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. Register online today at www.tricareonline.com.

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ASACS

» Adolescent Support and Counseling Service is a comprehensive program that provides prevention education and counseling services to 11- to 19 year-old ID cardholders in the military community. Their mission is to provide comprehensive counseling services to adolescents and military families stationed OCONUS while enhancing military readiness and quality of life. In addition, ASACS offers life skills classes that promote health and personal development in the Department of Defense schools. ASACS participates in supportive activities related to military life transitions as well as provides individual, group and family counseling services. ASACS counselors’ offices are located in Department of Defense schools for the convenience of military families. ASACS counseling services are completely confidential. Hours are from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday; however, flexible appointment times are available to meet the needs of military families. Contact your school ASACS counselor for more information.

Military family life consultants

» Military family life consultants are licensed clinical providers who assist service members and their families with issues they may face throughout the cycle of deployment to reintegrating with their family and community. The MFLC Program provides short-term, non-medical counseling support for a range of issues including: relationships, crisis intervention, stress management, grief, occupational and other individual and family issues. Psycho-educational presentations focused on issues common to the military family including: reunion/reintegration, stress/coping, grief/loss and deployment/reintegration. For more information, call 0152-24211233; 0152-02663352; 0176-69333243; or 0151-5674 8179.

SARC/SAPR

» Photo booth event: April 8 at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center food court. Community members can have photos taken with prompts to show support and ideas for preventing sexual assault. Sponsored by Army SHARP and AF SAPR. » Comedian Bernie McGrenahan happy hour event: 2 p.m. April 14 at Hercules Theater on Ramstein. Sponsored by Army ASAP, AF SAPR, Army SHARP and AF ADAPT programs. » Denim Day: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 18. Information tables at the KMCC food court. Sponsored by Army SHARP and AF SAPR. » Self-defense seminar: April 19. Multiple sessions for males and females. Free to the public. Sponsored by AF SAPR, SHARP and Fortis Vitae Sports & Wellness. To register, contact the AF SAPR office at 480-5597 or email Ramstein.sarc@us.af.mil. » Joint Army SHARP, AF SAPR closing ceremony: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 30. Information tables and resources offered for Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

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Was ist Los? KMC Cultural Highlights by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs The following is a list of performances and events happening in the KMC and nearby. Dates are subject to change.

Performing arts

Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern: • “Der Vorname,” a play by Matthieu Delaporte and Alexandre de la Patellière, in German, 8 p.m. today, Wednesday, April 13 and 19. • “Die Orestie,” a tragedy trilogy by Aischylos, in German, 7:30 p.m. Saturday. • “Lady Macbeth von Mzensk,” an opera by Dmitri Schostakowitsch, in German, 7:30 p.m. Sunday and Wednesday. • “Galaxy 21 — Eine Performance,” 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and April 30. • “Iphigenie in Aulis,” an opera by Christoph Willibald Gluck, in French with German subtitles, 7:30 p.m. April 11 and 6 p.m. April 13. • “Die vier Jahreszeiten,” a ballet by Stefano Giannetti with music by Antonio Vivaldi and Astor Piazolla, 7:30 p.m. April 12 and 23. • “Der Pagodenprinz,” a fairy tale dance with music by Benjamin Britten, 8 p.m. April 17. • “Aida,” a musical by Elton John and Tim Rice, 7:30 p.m. April 19. For more information, call 0631-3675-209 or visit www.pfalztheater.de. Kammgarn Kaiserslautern: • German singer and songwriter Olli Schulz presents his hits from the last 10 years spiced up with comedy, 8 p.m. today. Tickets cost €25. • The band Cry My Name presents power metal and metal core, 8 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost €10. • John Mayall, known as father of white blues, performs 8 p.m. Thursday. Tickets cost €32. • Andreas Kümmert, the Voice of Germany 2013, presents rock, blues and Indie, 8 p.m. April 11. Tickets cost €33. • Versengold presents medieval folk, 8 p.m. April 12. Tickets cost €14. For more information, visit

www.kammgarn.de. Fruchthalle, Kaiserslautern: • Jazz Stage meets Harp, 8 p.m. today. Tickets cost €14. • The Pfalztheater Orchestra and young musicians present Gustav Holst’s work “The Planets” op. 32, 11 a.m. Tuesday. Tickets cost €5; family tickets are €21. For tickets, call Kaiserslautern Tourist-Info at 0631-365-2317. JUZ (Youth Center), Steinstrasse 47, Kaiserslautern: • The bands Fused and Katana present rock, pop and blues, 8 p.m. today. Tickets cost €7.50. • The newcomer bands Refuge, Broken Honesty, Rotten Monument present hard rock and metal, 8 p.m. April 11. Tickets cost €5.50. For more information, visit www.juz-kl.de. Theodor-Zink-Museum, Steinstrasse 48, Kaiserslautern: • Charity concert by winners of Youth Makes Music contest, 5 p.m. Saturday. Proceeds go to cancer support association. Ramstein-Miesenbach, Haus des Bürgers: • “Verwandte sind auch Menschen,” a comedy by Erich Kästner, in German, 8 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost €24 to €30. • Comedy dinner with the Buschs entertaining with musical comedy, slapstick and parodies in between a three-course dinner, 7:30 p.m. April 12. Tickets cost €69. • Villa Musica: “Haydn meets Dracula,” violinist Gilles Apap

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Celtic village opens Sunday The Celtic village in Steinbach (north of Winnweiler) opens for the new season at 10 a.m. Sunday. Visitors can explore former crafts and take part in guided tours. Opening hours are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays and German holidays through Oct. 31. For details, visit www.keltendorf-steinbach.de.

presents classical and folk music, 5 p.m. April 13. Tickets cost €12. For more information, visit www.hausdesbuergers.de or call 06371-592-220. Landstuhl Stadthalle: • “Der Raub der Sabinerinnen,” a comedy in Palatinate dialect, 8 p.m. April 12, 17, 19, 25 and 26. Tickets cost €8 to €12. • “Der kleine Horrorladen,” little shop of horrors, a musical by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman, 8 p.m. April 16. Tickets cost €19.50 to €28. For more information, visit www.stadthalle-landstuhl.de or call 06371-92340. English Theatre, Gallusanlage 7, Frankfurt: • “Saturday Night Fever,” a musical by Bill Oaks, Robert Stigwood and the Bee Gees, runs through April 27. For more information, visit www.english-theatre.org. Nationaltheater Mannheim, am Goetheplatz: • “Stiffelio,” an opera by Guiseppe Verdi, in Italian, 6:30 p.m. Saturday and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. • “Training Isadora,” a ballet by Dominique Dumais, 7:30 p.m. April 11 and 17. For more information, visit www.nationaltheater-mannheim.de or call 0621-1680-150.

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Mining world The Mining World in Imsbach (north of Winnweiler) will open its doors again from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. Tickets cost €4 for adults and €2 for children. For more information, visit www.bergbauerlebnisweltimsbach.de.

• Kaiserslautern Gartenschau, official opening with Helmnot Theater — Windriders & Living Frames, 3 p.m. Sunday. For more information, visit www.gartenschau-kl.de. • Kaiserslautern, Japanese Garden open through Oct. 31. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, visit www.japanischergarten.de.

• Wadgasserhof, Steinstrasse 48, Kaiserslautern, Easter egg exhibition, through April 27. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday to Friday; and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. For more information, visit www.theodor-zink-museum.de. • Kaiserslautern, near Stiftskirche, Easter market with vendors and merry-go-round, today through April 19. • Landstuhl, Stadthalle, Sickingen fair with store presentations, music, fashion shows, noon to 6 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. • Bruchmühlbach, town hall (Am Rathaus 2), Easter market, Sunday. • Pirmasens, center, Landgrave Days feature arts and crafts, vendors, medieval shows, musical entertainment, Saturday and Sunday; open stores 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday.

Flea markets

• Kaiserslautern, Pfalz-Center (across from Daenner Kaserne), Saturdays. • Kaiserslautern, Opel parking lot, Portal 4, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and April 12. • Kaiserslautern, near BMW dealer on Merkurstrasse, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday. • Kaiserslautern, Toom Baumarkt, Hohenecker Strasse 10, Fridays. • Mehlingen, former Penny market (Tannenstrasse), 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. • Ramstein, flea market hall, Flurstrasse 4, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. • Landstuhl, Kaufland, Torfstrasse 10, Thursdays. • Bad Dürkheim, Saline (salt-works in Kurpark), 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and April 12, and 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday.


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KMC birth announcements

Adrian James Dvonch

Born at 7:58 p.m. Dec. 18 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. Adrian was 4 pounds, 11 ounces and 17.5 inches long. Proud parents are Lee and Anna Dvonch from Virginia. The family is stationed at Kleber Kaserne.

Bruce Aquilus Rafatpanah

Born at 4:34 p.m. Dec. 11 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. Bruce was 7 pounds, 13 ounces and 20.5 inches long. Proud parents are Staff Sgt. David Rafatpanah from Fairfield, Conn., and Tugba Rafatpanah from Izmir, Turkey. The family is stationed at Ramstein.

SEND US YOUR BABY’S BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT Please send the Kaiserslautern American your baby’s photo (good quality photos only, please) along with his/her name; date, time and place of birth; height and weight at birth; parents’ first and last names, as well as where you’re from; the name(s) of any siblings; and where you’re stationed. Send your submission to editor@kaiserslauternamerican.com with “birth announcement” in the subject line. Birth announcements are run the first Friday of every month, when space is available.


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Ceramics at its best More than 100 artisans from all over Germany, France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg will present their diversity of ceramic works from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the center of Homburg. The organizers, SaarpfalzTouristik and Homburg City Marketing, hope to lure visitors from the whole region to the 16th annual Homburg Ceramics Market. Artisans will offer useful ceramics for everyday, gardening objects and fine arts. Items include jewelries made of different clay materials, art sculptures, garden tables in mosaic

patterns, and a lot more. Visitors will also find Easter decorations made of ceramics. The European Culture Park of Bliesbruck-Reinheim will show off various archaeological findings and will allow children to make pottery. Visitors of the ceramics market might be interested in getting to know some other sights of Homburg — the Schlossberg Caves and the Roman Museum. On Sunday, Homburg stores will be open from 1 to 6 p.m. The parking garage in the center of town will be open on both days. (Courtesy of SaarpfalzTouristik)

Softball tryouts

The Ramstein Lady Rams varsity (slow pitch) softball tryouts will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 12 and 13 on the softball field behind Southside Fitness Center. To try out, you must be an ID card holder 18 years or older. For details, call Linda Poe at 479-4221.

Officials clinic, tournament

Do you want to get certified or recertified as a softball official? Take part in a free softball officials clinic at 9 a.m. April 15 to 18 at the IMCOM-E Headquarters, Bldg. 111, Room 153, on Sembach Kaserne. Open to all ID cardholders, ages 18 and older. Then, take part in a practicum tournament on April 19 and 20 at KAD Field near Daenner Kaserne. Games begin at 9 a.m. This tournament is open to the first eight teams to sign up. To register for the clinic, call 475-7576 or 0964183-7576, or email tony.lee2.naf@ mail.mil. To register for the tournament, call 493-4087 or 0631-34062087, or email quinton.floyd.civ@ mail.mil.

Doggie Dash 5K Run/Walk

Dog Center Europe and U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation will host the second annual Doggie Dash 5K Run/Walk May 3. Participants may register at Bldg. 235 on Rhine Ordnance Barracks from 8 to 9:15 a.m. on the day of the event. The 5K run/walk and the 1K fun walk will

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More than 100 artisans present their works from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the annual ceramics market in Homburg.

begin at 9:30 a.m. The event will also include military working dog demos at 9 and 10:40 a.m., plus family dog contests (including doggie costume contests) starting at 11 a.m. All dogs must be on a leash. Vaccinations will be available for dogs that are pre-registered for the vaccine clinic with the Kaiserslautern Veterinary Treatment Facility no later than April 28 (call 493-4445 or 0631-3406-4445). For details, visit kaiserslautern.armymwr. com.

AER golf tournament

In support of the Army Emergency Relief Campaign, come out to the Ramstein Woodlawn Golf Course for the fifth annual AER Golf Tournament May 9. Registration takes place at 6:15 a.m.; shotgun start begins at 8. Price is $60 for members and $75 for non-members. Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place, along with a prize for the last place team as well. Advance purchase of tickets is required. To purchase a ticket, contact your unit rep or call 493-4221/4151 or 0631-3406-4221/4151.

Soccer referees needed

The Kaiserslautern Officials Association, which provides sports officials for Department of Defense Dependents Schools, is now looking for soccer officials. The only beginning qualifications include soccer experience at the high school or college level, a desire to give back to the sport and the ability to travel to schools

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Combatives Tournament Sgt. Justin Jordan takes down his opponent during a finals match at the 95th MP Battalion Combatives Tournament March 29 at the Sembach Fitness Center.

throughout the DODDS area on game days. KOA referees receive good game pay, mileage and overnight lodging when needed. For more information about refereeing, contact the commissioner, Garrett Field, at 0151-464-1963 or garrett.d.field@ gmail.com.

YogaFit training

Do you want to become a certified yoga instructor? YogaFit training is coming to your area. Level 1 Training will be held April 7 and 8; YogaFit for Balancing Mood will be held April 10

and 11; YogaFit for Warriors will be held April 12 and 13. All workshops will take place at the Sembach Fitness Center, Bldg. 105. Receive a discount by registering one month prior to the scheduled training date. Cost is $399 if you sign up early, $429 for regular sign-up, and $459 for late sign-up (seven days or less before training date). Register for all three workshops and save $150 when you enter the code “WARRIOR13” during checkout. To register, contact info@yogafit. com or 888-786-3111. Find out more at yogafit.com.


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NOW SHOWING Editor’s note: Schedules and synopses are provided by the Army and Air Force Exchange Service. Movie times and dates are subject to change by the individual theaters. Please check with the theater to ensure accuracy.

Gateway Cineplex (Ramstein) Sabotage (R) 3:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m. Noah (PG-13) 11 a.m., 6:30 p.m. Stalingrad* (R) 2:45 p.m., 6 p.m., 9:15 p.m. Son of God (PG-13) 11:15 a.m., 3 p.m. Divergent (PG-13) 11:30 a.m., 6:15 p.m., 9:30 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (PG) 2 p.m., 7 p.m. The Lego Movie 3D (PG) 11:15 a.m., 4:30 p.m., 9:45 p.m. SATURDAY - Sabotage (R) 11 a.m., 6:30 p.m. Noah (PG-13) 3:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m. Stalingrad* (R) 2:45 p.m., 6 p.m., 9:15 p.m. Son of God (PG-13) 11:15 a.m., 3 p.m. Divergent (PG-13) 11:30 a.m., 6:15 p.m., 9:30 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (PG) 2 p.m., 7 p.m. The Lego Movie 3D (PG) 11:15 a.m., 4:30 p.m., 9:45 p.m. SUNDAY Sabotage (R) 11 a.m., 4:45 p.m. Noah (PG-13) 1:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Stalingrad* (R) 11:30 a.m., 7:15 p.m. Son of God (PG-13) 11:45 a.m., 3:30 p.m. Divergent (PG-13) 3:30 p.m., 7:15 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (PG) 2 p.m., 7 p.m. The Lego Movie 3D (PG) 11:15 a.m., 4:30 p.m. MONDAY - Noah (PG-13) 11 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 5 p.m., 8 p.m. Stalingrad* (R) 11:30 a.m., 7:15 p.m. Divergent (PG-13) 3:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. The Lego Movie 3D (PG) 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (PG) 11:15 a.m., 4:30 p.m. Muppets Most Wanted (PG) 1:45 p.m. TUESDAY - Noah (PG-13) 11 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 5 p.m., 8 p.m. Stalingrad* (R) 3:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Divergent (PG-13) 11:30 a.m., 7:15 p.m. The Lego Movie (PG) 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman (PG) 2:15 p.m. Muppets Most Wanted (PG) 11:15 a.m., 4:45 p.m. WEDNESDAY - Noah (PG-13) 11 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 5 p.m., 8 p.m. Stalingrad* (R) 11:30 a.m., 7:15 p.m. Divergent (PG-13) 3:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. The Lego Movie 3D (PG) 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (PG) 11:15 a.m., 4:30 p.m. Muppets Most Wanted (PG) 1:45 p.m. THURSDAY - Noah (PG-13) 11 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 5 p.m., 8 p.m. Stalingrad* (R) 3:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Divergent (PG-13) 11:30 a.m., 7:15 p.m. The Lego Movie 3D (PG) 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (PG) 2:15 p.m. Muppets Most Wanted (PG) 11:15 a.m., 4:45 p.m. TODAY -

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FRI APR 04 - WED APR 09 In Digital 3D: Captain America: Winter Soldier (PG13)- Fri - Sun 15:30,

Mon - Wed 15:45

Divergent (PG13)- Fri & Sat 20:00, 22:30, Sun 20:00, Mon - Wed 20:15

In 2D: Captain America: Winter Soldier (PG13)- Fri 17:30, 20:00, 22:30,

Sat 13:30, 17:30, 20:00, 22:30, Sun 13:30, 17:30, 20:00, Mon - Wed 17:45, 20:15 Noah (PG13)- Fri - Sun 17:15, 20:00, Mon - Wed 17:30, 20:15 Rio 2 (G)- Fri 15:45, 18:00, Sat & Sun 13:30, 15:30, 18:00, Mon - Wed 16:00, 18:00 The Lego Movie (PG)- Fri 15:45, Sat & Sun 13:30, 15:30, Mon - Wed 15:45 Still showing: 300: Rise Of An Empire, Mr. Peabody & Sherman

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Visit www.kaiserslauternamerican.com/movies.php for more information Noah (PG-13) — A man is chosen by God to undertake a momentous mission of rescue before an apocalyptic flood destroys the world. Starring Russell Crowe and Emma Watson. Sabotage (R) — The head of an elite DEA task force is assigned to take on some

of the most vicious drug cartels in the world. The group raids a cartel safe house with seemingly successful results, but then the agents begin to mysteriously die off one-by-one, and seemingly anyone could be responsible. Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Joe Manganiello.

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ACROSS 1 Milan’s region 9 University official 15 Orchestral piece 16 Disinter 17 Bonds 18 Called 19 “The Bartered Bride” composer 20 Berber nomads 21 Chain of mountains 23 Japan’s largest island 27 Celtic language 28 Glacial ridges 29 Questionnaire response 34 Aloe ___ 35 Served with a meal 36 “Dies ___” 37 Arcane 40 Without concealment 42 Confined 43 Seasonal songs 44 Dispense 48 Disturbing sounds 49 Gorge oneself 54 Headrest 55 Do over 56 Acquiesce 57 All together 58 Looked lasciviously 59 Sized up DOWN 1 Deprivation 2 Egg cell 3 A ___ technicality 4 Maverick of “Maverick” 5 Embassy worker 6 Catastrophic 7 Gloomy, to poets 8 Agreeable word 9 Drive away 10 Breathed out 11 Routine task 12 Piano fixer 13 Popular watch brand 14 Roulette bet 20 Bushed

22 Flaws 23 Possess 24 Raw materials 25 Emperor after Claudius 26 Item of data 30 Funeral stand 31 The Ponte Vecchio crosses it 32 Pay a visit 33 Things on rings 35 Book conclusion 38 Serial segment 39 Continued a subscription 40 Ruler of the sea before Poseidon 41 Series opener 44 “Have ___ day!” 45 “La ___ Vita” 46 Distance runner 47 Formative years 50 Company with cars 51 Scottish girl 52 Missouri River tribe 53 Look after 54 Buddy 55 Creek

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K-Town Westside: 10 mins to Ramstein, newly renovated, 170sqm, 4 bed, 1.5 bath, BIK, stuAll ads and pics on class-world.com dio loft, storage, small yard, gas heating, rent 1225 euros incl. gaEulenbis/Weilerbach approx rage, Av. now, Call Melinda 0172/ 360sqm House 5BR 2livrm, 3full 6855976 or kka.immobilien@ic baths 2BIK, lrg yard, garden w/ loud.com fruit trees, fireplace, sun terrace, balconies, dbl garage, beautif Mackenbach Auf der Platte: exview, avail now! 1800€ +util Tel: clusive freestanding house with 06371-51375 or 0173-6640836 double garage, 220sqm, 4 big bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, open-plan Freestanding house in Nie- living/dining, designer BIK, radiant derstaufenbach with garage and floor heating, wood fireplace, big back yard for rent; ~ 285 qm; Ter- patio and landscaped garden, race and balcony; nice size of 1710+ut. Av. early April. Call Merooms, 5 bedrooms, 2 living linda 0172/6855976 or kka.immobi rooms 1 dining room, kitchen (bk) lien@icloud.com with pantry, Bath (2; 1/2), basement with storage rooms as well Mackenbach, FSH, 3Bedr, as a separate laundry room, attic; 1Bathr, 1GuestWC, liv/linr, BiK, all the rooms are nice and spalaundry, patio, garage, yard, cious. Great neighborhood. = Liavail.now, no pets!!1.350.- € + ving on a dead end road, just greutil, RMImmobilien@t-online.de or at for kids. Rent 1.750,00 Euro + 06374-915430 utilities (water, gas, electric, trash, etc.), + deposit, as well as finder's fee. For more information call real Mittelbrunn: 3-story Townhouse estate Fettig Immobilien on 0172 & Yard – Landstuhl School Dist. Open Living/Dining, New BIK, 5 6182 688 bedr, 2 bath, fireplace, 2 balc., Freestanding house with 6 hobby room, Lg. Cellar. Compl. rerooms, 2 garages, 135Sqm, 7 mi- nov. w/ energy efficient furnace. 0171les to RAB, Call +49/ 172-6998366 ken2408@gmail.com 7554004/ 0173-9884907

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Nice Duplex-Half in Kusel, 180 m², 3 BR, 1.5 Baths, BIK, Liv-DinRoom, Storage, In-Law-Suite, Garage, Yard, 2 Balconies, Pets neg., Avail: March 1, 2014, Rent: 1080 Euro incl. garage +util.Reduced fee!For more information please contact G.I. Bill Pay Service & Real Estate: 06371-465407 or 0160-1065196 or ramstein@gibill pay.com. For further listings please view our website www.gibill pay.com/realestate

Kottweiler: Freest House with floor-heat, 270sqm, 5BR/2,5BA, fireplace, yard, 2 garages € 2.000,+ util 06371-943311 www.Germa Wild-Immobilien.de Krickenbach: 3 bedr., 1 ½ bath, living-diningrm., built-in-kit., garage, patio, yard, 1.040,-€ + util www.agra-immobilien.de 0637157656

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Mon ndayy Open Mic with Keith Tueesdayy Heineken and Jaegermeister € 2,00 Tu T Wed dnesd day Quiz Night 8:30 p.m. on Thu Th ursdaay Karaoke 9 p.m. on Fr Frid day or Saaturrday Live Music Su Sunday Live Sport Shows M Mon. - Thu. 4 p.m. - 1 a.m., Fri. 4 p.m. - 3 a.m. S Saturday 1 p.m. - 3 a.m., Sunday 1 p.m. - 1 a.m.

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Nice house for rent. 273sqm livsp, lrg property, 2 km to RAB, pets welcome, 8 lrg rooms, BIK, fireplace, 2 baths, 2 WC, 2 garages, BBQ area. €2000+util. Energy pass. Busch 06303-922428 or 0176-32068450

Nice house near Winnweiler 5min to Autobahn 260sqm 6BR dbl gaNew built house, Mackenbach, 5 rage firepl 3baths yard €1700+utl min to RAB, living room, kitchen, 0176-23363020 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, garage, 198m²,1525€, phone 06849 Obermohr: Freest House in quiet 1329, evening 06374 9957115 area, 6BR/2BA, yard, terrace, garage € 1.300,- + util 06371New built house, Mackenbach, 5 943311 www.GermaWild-Immobili min to RAB, living room, kitchen, en.de 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, garaKaiserslautern-Hohenecken, Du- ge, 219m²,1682€, phone 06849 Old Farm house, approx 200sqm plex, 147 Sqm, 5 Bedrooms, 2 1329, evening 06374 9957115 livsp, 4rms, BIK, bath, 1200sqm Bathrooms, 1 Living/Dining property, 4 parking slots. Open Room, BIK, Yard, 5 min to Vogel- Nice freest. house, yard w/terr, floor plan construction. €1450. weh, 20 min to RAB, terrace, two garages, sep.WC, basement, 0151-50430987 1030 € + util. avail. now, phone Game rm (opt bedrm), quiet area, 0160-4449696, pets allowed, ready to move in Ramstein 5 mins: comfortable ho017662109756 me in Obermohr, 180sqm, 4 bed, Kaiserslautern-Morlautern: 4 2 bath, studio loft, BIK, gas heabedr., 2 ½ bath, built-in.kit., livingNice Apt in Mehlbach close to ting, garage, big balcony, no yard, diningrm., basement, patio, VOG 15 min RAB 20 min SEM 20 €1180+ut. Av. now. Call Melinda 1.600,-- € + util www.agra-immobi min, 110 sqm, 2 BR, livrm, dinrm, 0172/6855976 or kka.immobilien@ lien.de 06371-57656 BIK w/dishw., 1,5 bath, balc., at- icloud.com tic, basmnt., floor-heat, SAT-DSLKatzweiler, 280sqm, new duplex, LTE2 park.lot, quiet, near forest, Ramstein: 4 bedr., 3 bath, builtgarage, 4BR, €1900, Otterberg, wonderful view AV now, Pls. call in-kit., living-dingrm., patio, garabrand new 300sqm house, 3 gar, 06301-795030, or 0151 16 56 70 ge, 1.400,-- + util www.agra-immo 5br, €2300, Mackenbach, 5BR, 17 bilien.de 06371-57656 duplex, sauna, carport, floorheat, firepl, €1800. Queidersbach, 4BR duplex, familyrm, walk-in-closet, nice view, patio, big yard, €1400. Immo T. 016096096498

Kollweiler: Duplex, 3 bedr., 1,5 bath, gas heat, fire place, available now, € 1.225,-- + util., I.B.u.Immobilienservice Thomas Sourißeaux 06374 995 694 Tho mas.sx@t-online.de

fformerly Thirsty Nellie’s • Under new Management!

Nice FSH 16 km to RAB, 245 m², 6 BR, 3 Baths, BIK, Liv/DinRoom, Yard, Garage, Pets neg., Avail. now, Rent: 1940 Euro incl. garage + util.Reduced fee!For more information please contact G.I. Bill Pay Service & Real Estate: 06371-465407 or 0160-1065196 or ramstein@gibillpay.com. For further listings please view our website www.gibillpay.com/reale state

House in Weilerbach-Erzenhausen, Im Borfeld 18, 270 SM, €2,000 + util. No Fee 5 BR, 2.5 Bath, lrg LR, DR, BIK, + maids room w/bath, Garage + carport, balcony + covered patio; pets OK Call Andreas at 0171-5410010 or LM at 06374-993619 or mail to an dreas.werle@g4s-is.de

Steinwenden, 1FSH, big garden, garage, 160sqm, 5 min to RAB. €1250+util. 015221615388

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Restaurant La Fontana

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Pizza, Pasta, traditional German and Romanian cuisine!

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HOUSES FOR RENT All ads and pics on class-world.com

April 4, 2014 Townhome (end unit) in Siegelbach for rent, ~ 160 qm, 2 Car parking in front, fenced in yard. 3 bedrooms, bath (1; 3/4), kitchen (bk), dining & living room area; laundry room & storage; all the rooms are nice and spacious. Rent 1.100,00 Euro+ utilities + deposit, as well as finder's fee. For more information call real estate Fettig Immobilien on 0172 6182 688

Ramstein-Miesenbach freest House 300sqm from private 7BR w/ceiling fans, 3baths, liv/dinrm BIK, Air cond, studio, lg garage & patio w/BBQ, fenced quiet backyard, open firepl, basem €2200 +util no fees Avail 15 May, 0152-29696477 or email: Townhome in Steinwenden, wolfrex2712@yahoo.de ~140 qm (10 min to Ramstein)with Ramstein-Miesenbach: freestan- garage for rent. 3 bedrooms, kitding 4 bedr., 2 ½ bath, living-di- chen (bk), dining - & living room ningrm., familyroom, built-in-kit., area, bath (1; 1, 3/4), balcony & garage, balcony, yard, 1.760,--€ + terrace, incl. basement Ready to util www.agra-Immobilien.de move in. Rent 860,00 Euro + Utili06371-57656 ties + deposit, as well as finder's Rehweiler: Newer, freest house fee. For more information call real in a quiet area with a wonderfull. estate Fettig Immobilien on 0172 6BR/2BA, balcony, terrace, 2 car- 6182 688

ports € 1.690,- + util 06371- Townhouse 5min Kaiserslautern 943311 www.GermaWild-Immobili 5Rms BIK 1.5bath 170sqm Hauptstr. 2 • Miesenbach en.de 300sqm-yard terr balc garage niOpening hours: Mon - Sat 11a.m.-11p.m. ce area 15min RAM 0173-3683830 Schoenenberg-Kuebelberg, duplex house, 15 Min. to RAB, 150 Wallhalben: Brightly, freest. HouThe best Pizza & Salads in the KMC area sqm, nice + quiet loc., 3 bedrms., se in a beautifull, quiet area. 5BR/ DELIVERY TO ALL BASES AND HOSPITAL FAMILY FRIENDLY 1 bathr., 1 sep. WC, 1 bik., liv./ 2,5BA, yard, terrace € 1.200,- + RESTAURANT dinrm., studio, terrace, floor hea- util 06371-943311 www.Germa 10 years serving ting, garden, garage, park. place, Wild-Immobilien.de

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Opening hours: Mon-Fri 11:00 - 15:00 17:00 - 24:00 Sat & Sun 11:00 - 24:00

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HOUSES/APTS

FOR SALE Schwedelbach, duplex, 168sqm, 4BR, 2baths, BIK w/ pantry, big All ads and pics on class-world.com livrm+din area. Small pets allowed. €1220 + util. 0173-3225243 2260 sq. ft. detached house, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, eat in kitor 0176-67207732 chen, garage plus an additional Spesbach: 6 bedr., 3 bath, living- apartment included. Contact diningm, built-in-kit., patio, yard, 06383-925345 or 01715349651 afgarage, 2.060,-- €+ util www.agra- ter 6 pm for viewing or info. immobilien.de 06371-57656 06383-925345

For sale: Kottweiler-Schwanden Friedenstr. 14, 5 bedrm, 2 bath, built-in-kit., 215 m² livingspace, doublegarage, 944 m² poroberty completly renovatet, ready to move in 298.000,-- € no finders feewww.agra-immobilien.de 06371-57656

Freest 1 Family home in Schwedelbach, incl BIK, 165sqm living space 3BR.Built 1995.€222,000 price neg.Call 06385-1729

Landstuhl! Energy efficient construction project currently under development. Commission-free townhomes will be available soon: 116 sqm/1250 sqft living space, starting at 169.990,-€or 141 sqm/ 1520 sqft living space starting at 189.990,-€. Property includes terr. garden space. For further info pls contact: Deutsche Reihenhaus, Sa brina.Buellesfeld@reihenhaus.de, phone 0631/3433245

New house in Siegelbach for sale! 260sqm liv sp, 560sqm property. BIK, big terr, garage. €450,000 obo. 0173-4652981

Rodenbach, Nice House, 127 m² living-space, 134 m² property, 3 bedrooms, 1 carport, 198.000,-€, for more information please contact Stadtsparkasse Kaiserslautern, Mrs.Boon 0631 8406 490.


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TLA/TDY All ads and pics on class-world.com

! ! ! ! 1 & 2 BDR Luxury Temp Apts TLA/TDY in Ramstein. 100% equipped including TV, DVD, free Internet, washer/dryer, free calls to USA. reservation / questions call: 0151-46501528 / mail:info@ ramstein-tla.com / www.ramsteintla.com / www.facebook.de/ramsteintla

!!!!!1-5 Bed luxury apts & houses for TLA/TDY personnel in Ramstein, Mackenbach & Bruckmuehlbach. 2 minutes to RAB and short walk to shops & restaurants. 100% equipped, TV, AFN, English satalite, cable high speed internet. Free phone to USA and Europe, good library and movie selection. Pets welcome. Off street secured parking. CallJennie, 01712679282. Email: luxuryapts09@ya hoo.com

Kaiserslautern American Nice 100sqm apartment with great view of landscape in katzweiler 2 bedrooms, large living room and dining room, bathroom and builtin kitchen.Completely furnished.Only 10min from Vogelweh, 15min to RAB, 10min to Downtown €100 per day. contact 01726540610

19.000 miles, still under warranty, 4 wheel drive, bed liner, tow Weilerbach - 2 room apartment, hitch, ac, runs great, includes top, 19,500 obo 75 sqm, fully furnished & equip- camper ped, large back yard, AFN & inter- joe_strobel@yahoo.com net, free phone to US. 10 minutes to RAB & Vogelweh. 0179 531 2000 Renault Twingo Automatic transmission. Mileage: 99000 0274 Very gas efficient and reliable car.Inspection valid until 2015.Car runs smoothly without any problems.$ 2400 OBO Call or txt AUTOS All ads and pics on class-world.com 0151 41480443 Caution: Some Classified ads have become a target for scams. Please be cautious if potential buyers offer you payment methods other than cash.

1995 VW Golf III GT, power windows, power steering, power mirrors, electr. moonroof, seat heaters, custom sound system with amp., black GTI headlights, sports grill, tuning taillights, BBS aluminium wheels, multifunction board computer, adj. steering 1-4 BR modern fully furnished wheel. 0170-8128934 apartment near all KMC bases. Spacious, full kitchens, free phone calls, fast internet and more. 07 Volvo XC 70 AWD Cross Tools for TDY or house hunting. Country, $15,000. AWD, AutomaLocations in Ramstein, Landstuhl, tic transmission w/manual shifting Ktown, and more. Visit www.tdyho option, PWR heated leather seats, mes.com or Facebook tdyhomes. pwr locks, sunroof, entertainment Call Udo at 016094924871 for a pkg/w wireless headphones, towing pkg, park assist, showing. 017661266595 Scott 1-3 BED Internet Phone Furn Equipped 3mi RAB BIK US Owned Pets Ok NBM4RENT.com 01742430124

American owned and managed TLA / TDY apartments in Ramstein. www.tdy-ramstein.com Call +49 (0)1511 533 4653

Available Now! 1-3BED Furn Internet Phone TV 3MI RAB W/D Pets OK NBM4RENT.COM 01742430124

Beautiful TLA House, www.beauti ful-tlf.jimdo.com, 5min to RAB, 4bedr, fullyfurnished, 0176/ 39755130

Landstuhl 4****Tla, 2 BR, wireless, wash, dryer, e-mail cornelia60@web.de Tel.06371/912977

Landstuhl: 5***** Apartment, Apt No. 2, perfectly located and furnished Whirlpool, Steamshower, Dolby Surround, Boxspring beds www.ferienwohnungen-pechtel.de €100 info@ferienwohnungenpechtel.de

Luxury Temp Apt Landstuhl city center fully furn 110sqm incl is weekly cleaning Internet, bed sheets, tbl linen & towels get changed on a regular basis. Full service. Lrg terrace. Washer / dryer avail, balcony. Pls Call 01758971471

***BMW 5 series, 6cyl., one owner, only 98k miles, alloyed rims w/ all season tires, Air condition, 4 doors, 5 sp. Model. 96 "fire chief red", exc. cond. Passed mill inspection. Only €2450,- obo T. 06301-719500

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2014 RAMSTEIN CLINIC SPORTS PHYSICALS Annual health screening physicals are required for students who wish to participate in sports. The 86th Medical Group will be conducting sports physicals by appointment only, on Saturday, May 31, 2014 for youth ages 6-18 years old enrolled to the Ramstein Clinic. Appointments open for scheduling on May 6, 2014. The physicals will be performed at the Ramstein Clinic building 2114 (main clinic) from 0800-1545 and are valid for one

year. Appointments can be made by calling 479-CARE (2273) or 06371-46-2273 starting on May 6, 2014. The MDG will provide all necessary paperwork for this examination. Families need to arrive 30 minutes prior to the scheduled appointment to complete paperwork and the necessary pre-examination testing. If a child wears glasses, please bring them to the appointment and have your children wear comfortable clothing, such as a tee shirt and a pair of shorts.

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Kaiserslautern American

April 4, 2014

AUTOS All ads and pics on class-world.com

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2003 BMW X5, automatic, power windows and sunroof, BMW premium CD and stereo system. Blue exterior and black leather interior. Approximately 112K miles. A must see! GPS5981@YA HOO.COM 2004 Chrysler Neon SE 2.0, blue 4-dr, 2.O L 4 cyl. 16 v. eng; 4-spd auto, 28 mpg; AM/FM/CD. 40k mi./65k kms. Oil/filter changed; battery, brakes, tires replaced. Great heat/AC. Passed insp. Jan 2014. $3400 omo. wisdoms2@ mac.com, 01522-703-9139. 2004 Corvette Coupe, Commemorative Ed, 25,500 miles, Exc. Cond., LeMans Blue, New Michelin Tires, 4 sp. Auto, Comfort Access, Leather, Cruise, Power Everything, Dual Airbags, Moon Roof/ Targa, HUD, Bose CD, ABS, Traction Contrl, Active Handling, Dual Climate, Sport Exhaust. $28,500. slutz2004@gmail.com

Audi, A3 1.6 Automatic, 1998, Sunroof, Power Windows, power mirrors, remote power door locks, ABS, double Airbags, incl. summer tires with alloy wheels. 199.000, next insp. 02-2015. Minor opticals, technically top. Kaiserslautern, 0176 218 90 818, e_maverickk@hotmail.com For sale is an Automatic Mercedes E200, 1999. Gorgeous bluegreen color. German specs, inspections passed. No problems! Good shape - inside and outside. It has 270,000 km. $3700 cash please. We are in Wiesbaden. ser gelana@gmail.com. Call 017669342-601 or 0176-69350-983. Grand Dodge Caravan SE 2009Automatic, 7 seats, Entertainment Center with Hard Drive, Navigation System, Back up Camera, Stow and Go Seats, Dual Sliding Doors, Keyless Entry, well kept by 1 owner. 89k miles. $12.490.Contact: onassisromero@ yahoo.com I am selling 4 bmw alloy oem 15? rims taken off my `93 318i. The rims are in fair condition. Good for any BMW owner who need rims or spares. $80 ss2day@gmail.com I am selling a Black 93 BMW 318i. It runs but needs some work and bodywork. If you are a hobbyist or Mechanic and want a project for fun or resale this is for you. 300 euros ss2day@gmail.com

2008 Silver BMW X3 3.0si, U.S. Spec, AWD, automatic transmission, 36,000 miles, dual power/heated leather seats, Xenon headlamps, power windows/locks, climate control, cruise control, sun roof, and more! Dealer maintained. $17,750 (OBO). Email: cur rierjh@hotmail.com Manual Transmission. 22,000 Miles. Heated Seats. Fold in side 2009 Mustang GT Convertible, mirrors. Rear Back Up Sensors. Ford, Mustang GT Convertible, Blue Tooth Enabled. Connection 2009, 2009 Ford Mustang GT cord for mp3/ipod. CD Player. Convertible for sale. Automatic Convenience keyless entry and transmission, heated seats and restart. Comes w/2 sets winter & mote starter. $20,000, not availasummer runflat tires. GPS5981@ ble until May. 26peterc@ YAHOO.COM gmail.com Mercedes E320, '00, Automatic, I am selling 4 bmw alloy OEM 144000 km, with alloy wheels, lea15? rims taken off my `93 318i. ther interior, DVDs in headrests, The rims are in fair condition. extra-fully loaded, & perfect meGood for any BMW owner who chanically!!! Super nice car! $8400 need rims or spares.ss2day@ (or 6200 Euros) Wiesbaden, 017669350-983. gmail.com

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Mecedes converible for sale, Mercedes-Benz, clk 320 convertible, 2001, silver--loaded-one owner-mercedes maintained-gargae kept- summer and winter tires with rims only 65k miles--call 07031-280681 or email fritz_32@ hotmail.com, $12500.00

Mercedes E 200, Model 2000 Automatic, leather, power steering, breaks, windows, doors. Cruise control, Xenon lights, ABS, Stero, fully loaded. new oil change & batterie.new winter tires. none smoking car - Garage kept- good condition - only € 3.250 obo call 0172-676 2717

Mercedes E-Class Rims and tires, 4x 215/55 R16 Conti Premium Contact summer tires Original Mercedes Aluminium rims 7.5Jx16H2 ET 41, 5/112 original part-Nr: 2104010402, €285, koffer tom@yahoo.de 06301 3898080

Porsche Cayenne Turbo year: 2009 KM: 150.000 Fully loaded, (leather seats, Panorama Roof, Rear Entertainment System, Price New: € 140.000,00 Sale Price: $38,400 Please call: 01726235076

The car is in great condition; 98K miles; heating leather seats, power windows, sun roof and spoiler. Brand new; all season tires and battery. Everything works well and the paint is still intact. Contact me at lugoeduardolugo@ gmail.com or 01747547069. DSN 483-6310

Toyota reliability, great milage 2.2 D4D turbo diesel engine, 6 speed transmission, front wheel drive, spacious interior. Rear seats fold flat. 2 sets of tires/ wheels Only 73000k. 8,900Euro Call 016091323360 email cdpklaus@gmail.com

VW GOLF 2002 Price: $2,500 Free: European GPS2dr Hatchback (Plenty of cargo space) 200,000km (~83km mi)& 1.4L 16V Engine 5spd Manual Transmission Summer Tires & Winter Tires Included Interior & Exterior in Good Condition New Car Battery & Stereo Call: 0176-3285-2192

VW Passat, 2007, US Specs, 71735 miles, 2.0 T 4-cylinder engine, 200 HP, manual transmission, 6 CD changer, A/C, leather interior, seat heat, power seats, brand new brakes, winter tires, alloy wheels, $9,400 OBO contact me by email perry.k.doegah@us.ar my.mil or cell 0162-2566765

We buy cars / all makes! Accident, broken down, Honda, Toyota - great prices! Open Mon-Sun call until 10pm 0173-4201553 or 0631-3579286 or E-Mail: Tonicars56@yahoo.de


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2003 YAMAHA R1 (YZF-R1) Very clean Bike. Never dropped, Garage kept, only 22k Miles, to many extras to list!!!! $4000.00 USDantwanroyster1971@ gmail.com or text 015143140800 2008 Yamaha R1, Other, Yamaha R1 YZF, 2008, Great condition and garage kept. Never raced or down. Only 3760 miles and I'll also throw in a Motostance automatic battery charger for Free! €5800.00, jasonkat78@yahoo.com 2012 F650GS 798cc. Heated grips, comp, luggage, compft seat, center stand, cruise control, Warranty, clean, Inc extras. email: jbean114@gmail.com for pics and details $8500 OBO US Specs BMW Motorcycle 1981, R65 Blue, Boxermotor, 1981, 16,350 original miles, electronic ignition, saddlebags + 2 seats, very clean. $2500, hasen buhlerh@yahoo.com

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Ramstein Middle School PTSA/ Teacher Flea Market Saturday, May 10th, 2014 Multi Purpose Hall at middle school From: 8AM – 1PM

I am selling a Panasonic Cordless phone (European plug). 15Euro, ss2day@gmail.com Operating system Windows XP Hard Drive 37GB. 017684658955 Electric guitar amp for sale; Rocktron Rampage, ideal for practice in your home and beyond.Fantastic gain characteristics, AGX noise reduction, 8`` speaker with lots of volume asking $120.- call 0172 35 64442 I am selling Hama 5port switch 10/100. I have 2 but selling each for 10 Euros or together for 18Euros. ss2day@gmail.com Keyboard from ASUS, black, with number pad, brand new, never used before! €5, coemser@ gmail.com, €5, coemser@ gmail.com **See pics on classworld.com Keyboard from Saitek, grey, Keyboard from Saitek, grey, with number pad, great condition! €5, coem ser@gmail.com, €5, coemser@ gmail.com, pics on classworld.com Metal Slug Anthology, Wii game, played once, perfect condition - like new!, €15, coemser@ gmail.com **See pics on classworld.com Quality Surround Sound System Important: 110 V! Denon AVR-485 Integrated AV Surround Receiver w/remote; Infinity Primus Theater Pack (6 speakers), Infinity PS-12 300W sub-woofer (was $349.95). Cabling included. $200.00 OBO, Call Roger @ 0170-7049151 Rayman Raving Rabbits, Wii game, perfect condition, like new! €10, coemser@gmail.com, **See pics on class-world.com Selling a Tacima Transformer 2000 Watts Model number SC 5565. ss2day@gmail.com $85 Selling a Tramag 75 Watt Transformer. $15 ss2day@gmail.com SmackDown vs. Raw 2010, Wii game, like new!, €12, coemser@ gmail.com **See pics on classworld.com

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April 4, 2014 Art Nouveau furniture over 100 years old. A variety of items, grandfather clock (Harmonium), crystal glasses, Murano glasses, Meisner porcelain figurines, 200 years old, coffee and Tea set. Call: 0177-5211480 Baby Buggy, Baby Buggy in good condition, with additional baby carrier. $50.00, spvendor@ gmail.com Beautiful hand-made felt shoulder bag in purple with flower design, medium size, jenniferwil king@hotmail.com Beautiful hand-made purple/pink felt flower brooch, perfect gift, can be pinned on jackets, scarves, bags and more! €12, for pics see class-world.com jenniferwil king@hotmail.com Big/tall red glass vase, perfe..., Big/tall red glass vase, perfect to put on the floor. Highlight nice flowers with this beautiful vase and give your liv/din rm a nice touch! €5, coemser@gmail.com **See pics on class-world.com Bracelet - Brown, handmade! Beautiful accessory for any ocation, any outfit. Treat yourself to something nice or bring a smile to your best girl friends. €12, coemser@ gmail.com, pics on classworld.com Bracelet, gold plated and silver with small stones between. Worn once for a Xmas party. €10, for pics please see class-world.com, s.vogl75@web.de Coffee Maker, White, can be picked up anytime. $10, s.vogl75@ web.de, see pic on classworld.com

Candleholder: Nice candleholder, Candleholder: Nice candleholder for 4 tea lights. Perfect for your living room! €8, pics on classworld.com, coemser@gmail.com Collection of leather bound, signed by the author, 1st edition books, mint cond. Over 100 different books. Authors include: Norman Mailer, William F. Buckley, Joseph Heller, Elie Wiesel, Donald Mc Dunne, John Updicke, Tom Wolfe, etc. $ 15.000 - serious inquiries only! Call: 0631-940213 or 0151-270-19822 Cordless Drill 18V, Cordless Drill King Craft with 2 batteries and carrying case. $20.00, spvendor@ gmail.com Disney Palisade Playground Set, This is an awesome swing set that has travel with us for the last 4 years however we are not bring it with us this time. It is big but breaks down easily and we still have all the original hardware and directions. meszler2@netscape.net DVDs for sale! A Beautiful Mind/ Any Given Sunday/Hostel/ Jerry McGuire/ Miracle/ Old School/ Posiedon/ Pulp Fiction/ Rent/ Risky BusinessRoad to Predition/ Seabiscuit/ Short Circuit 2/ Signs/Spider-Man/ Talladega Nights/ etc. email me to find out more. 26peterc@gmail.com Engleby from Sebastian Faulks! Great book. €2, pic on classworld.com, coemser@gmail.com Felt bag, gorgeous hand-made felt bag with blue design, medium size, €30, for pics see classworld.de jenniferwilking@hot mail.com

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Sandals "Anne Klein": Classy s..., Sandals "Anne Klein": Classy shoes, brown leather, great to wear at work or for going out at night. Only slight signs of usage. Size 9M, €8, pics on classworld.com, coemser@gmail.com

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Antique 100 y.o. German china cabinet, matching dining table with 4 chairs. See photo on KA Shamballa Bracelet - Purple/whi- classifieds web page. Contact te, handmade, adjustable in size, Eric and Mia at 063759949674. fits almost every wrist. Beautiful €950, eyates9761@aol.com accessory for any ocation, any outfit. Treat yourself to something Antique Bench, Antique bench nice or bring a smile to your best with cushion seat, storage space girl friends. €12, coemser@ and wheels. See photo on KA classifieds web page. Contact gmail.com Eric and Mia at 063759949674. Small grey felt shoulder bag with €600, eyates9761@aol.com mushroom design, perfect gift, Antique corner desk. See photo €20 jenniferwilking@hotmail.com on KA classifieds web page. ConStriped hand-made felt shoulder tact Eric and Mia at bag, large, trend colors, perfect 063759949674. €150, gift, €30, for pics see classeyates9761@aol.com world.com jenniferwilking@hot Antique French armiore with mirmail.com ror doors. Louis IV style. See phoSwarovski Crystal - Attention colto on KA classifieds web page. lectors! All retired pieces reduced Contact Eric and Mia at to half their value, All pieces over 063759949674. €800, 20years old! Prices greatly redueyates9761@aol.com ced! Great gift for any special occasion! Private collection!The last Antique French buffet. year 1890 two Retired pieces., whale, turtle. Henry II style. See photo on KA Call for info: 06332-41560 bet- classifeds web page. Contact Eric ween 2pm to 9pm. Can deliver to and Mia at 063759949674. €1000, eyates9761@aol.com RAB!


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Antique French sofa. See photo on KA classifieds web page. Contact Eric and Mia at 063759949674. €200, eyates9761@aol.com Antique secretary desk. See photos on KA classifieds web page. Contact Eric and Mia at 063759949674. €120, eyates9761@aol.com Bathroom mirror cabinet, Beautiful birch wood bathroom mirror cabinet including lamp.Mirrors inside and outside of cabinet doors. $50, wagnersfitfire@yahoo.de Clock, Clock from the 1940 Germany made chimes on full & 1/2 hour. Works perfect. Measures 25 inches tall x 11 inches wide x 7 inches deep. $250.00, spvendor@ gmail.com Corner couch w/guest bed & storage box for bed linen.Sand Alcantara suede + 5 Cushions.248 x 194 x 86 cm H.Reasonable condition, some signs of wear.Cost € 800 new. Bargain at € 200 for quick sale.Email: smccullo@hot mail.co.uk For Sale - Art Noveau Wood Table (1900), Size: 45 x 30 inches, Good Condition, 200 euros; PH: 06301-793819, speak English German Sideboard and Highboard for Sale. Oak-rustic color, solid wood. Great condition! New €1200 each, now selling for €200 each! Call: 0176-907-96039 Inlaid Wooden End Table. Sorrento style. See photo on KA classifieds web page. Contact Eric and Mia at 063759949674. €30, eyates9761@aol.com Living room and dining room, Mediterranean style maple furnitureliving room (cabinet, tv dresser, 2 coffee tables) and dinining room (cabinet, dining table with 6 chairs), all together €1200, sh4579@gmx.de

Metal Bunk bed in excellent condition. New unused mattresses!Bottom mattresses (2) 190x140x15cm. Top mattress 190x90x30cm. $150, aussiebeagle11@googlemail.com Pine chest of drawers, solid pine chest of drawers with 2 doors and drawers 7, €75, sh4579@gmx.de Round dining table, birch wood dining table, diameter 40 ", super condition, will go for $80, wagners fitfire@yahoo.de Queen Size 4 Poster Solid Wood Bed With Australian Silk Canopy, Moving Sale! Queen size 4 poster solid wood bed with Australian Silk Canopy in excellent condition. 2 years old.Call Gary @ 01713610739, $400, aussiebeagle11@googlemail.com Sleeping couch, 2 seater Couch, sleeping Couch with bed box, 2 large and 2 small pillow, microfiber black, €120, sh4579@gmx.de Solid pine chest of drawers with 2 doors and drawers, €35, sh4579@gmx.de Table And Chairs! A nice round, white, wooden table with 2 matching chairs. The table is three and a half feet in diameter. Please email 26peterc@gmail.com for more info. Target practice, eco warrior shoulder bag, hand-made felt, environmentally friendly bag made using only wool, water and soap, €25, jenniferwilking@hotmail.com Very old antique Grandma's German "Kueppersbusch" kitchen stove, from 1905. Complete with all accessories, chimney pipe, water ship and ash wagon. Must see to appreciate. Only 250 Euro. Must pick up. LadyFighter2@ aol.com Wooden bookshelf. See photo on KA classifieds web page. Contact Eric and Mia at 063759949674. $150, eyates9761@aol.com

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