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| August 7, 2010 | 0 Comments

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C-IED Center — U.S. Army-Pacific’s newly established Asia-Pacific Counter–Improvised Explosive Device Center provides service members stationed in the Pacific access to cutting-edge training in the fight to defeat improvised explosive devices. To schedule training for your unit, contact Sgt. Maj. Cy Ross at 438-5828 or e-mail

Regimental Ball — Contact Destiny McHale at 656-0358 or, or visit today about the 311th Theater Signal Command regimental ball. The event will be held at the JW Marriott Ihilani Resort and Spa in Ko Olina, Sept. 17, 5-11 p.m. Cost is $65; dress is formal attire. Day care will be available.

Water Conservation Notice — Residents and building occupants on Schofield Barracks, Wheeler Army Airfield and Helemano Military Reservation are to conserve water due to a major water valve leak.
Water should be used for essential purposes only. Residents should refrain from watering lawns or washing cars until further notice. The Directorate of Public Works is working to resolve the problem. Once resolved, restrictions will be lifted. Call 655-0591.

10 / Tuesday

Civilian Town Hall — A town hall meeting to learn about the Civilian Education System and Individual Development Plans will be conducted Tuesday, 10-11 a.m., Richardson Theatre, Fort Shafter. All U.S. Army-Pacific Army civilians are encouraged to attend. To learn about the CES, visit To learn more about upcoming civilian education opportunities, contact Gerry White at 384-0959 or

12 / Thursday

Wagonlit Closure — The Fort Shafter Carlson Wagonlit Travel Office will be closed Aug. 12, 7:30-11:30 a.m., for a system information technology upgrade. Call John Hackney at 848-5575 or e-mail

13 / Friday

Dental — Routine dental appointments will be limited at all U.S. Army Dental Activity dental clinics, Aug. 13, 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m., due to DENTAC changes of command ceremonies. Clinics affected are Tripler Army Medical Center and the clinics at Schofield Barracks and Da Koa. Sick call will available on a limited basis at the Tripler and SB clinics. Call Maj. Dwight Armbrust at 433-9191.

15 / Sunday

Ethics Competition — The U.S. Army’s professional ethic is strong, and you can make it Army Strong. The U.S. Army Center of Excellence for the Professional Military Ethic is sponsoring an Armywide ethics competition. The contest runs through Aug. 15. Soldiers, civilians and family members may choose up to seven ways to share powerful personal stories about how we maintain the U.S. Army’s high ethical standards in this era of persistent conflict. Visit

16 / Monday

SB CIF Closure — The Schofield Barracks Central Issue Facility is closed for its annual 100 percent inventory, Aug. 4-13; it will reopen Aug.16. Call Angel Hernandez at 655-8120 or Parker Kaneakua at 655-1223.

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