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| September 7, 2010 | 0 Comments

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Vet Clinic — Due to technical difficulties, the Fort Shafter Veterinary Clinic has a temporary phone number: 433-1988. Contact or

6 / Monday

Council Meeting — The Oahu North community director’s  PX/Commissary/Nehelani Advisory Council will be held Sept. 6, 10:15-11:15 a.m., at the Nehelani, Schofield Barracks. Town hall meetings provide information about community events, security, housing updates, deployment and much more. Call 655-0497.

8 / Wednesday

Federal Survey Cards — Parents of school-aged children can make a difference in their child’s educational experience by returning the completed Federal Survey Cards to their school no later than Sept. 8. Completing the card gives students the chance to receive much-needed supplies, equipment and services. Call 655-9818.

10 / Friday

9/11 Salute — Plan to attend the  9/11 commemoration ceremony at Fort Shafter’s historic Palm Circle parade field, Sept. 10, 4:30 p.m.

14 / Tuesday 

Signal Corps Regimental Week — Celebrate the 150th Birthday of the Signal Corps: 311th Signal Command events include:

  • “Ragged Old Flag,” a regimental address at the Nehelani, Schofield Barracks, Sept. 14, 3 p.m., followed by a social at 4 p.m., at the Kolekole Bar & Grill.
  • The U.S. Army-Pacific Run on Fort Shafter, Sept. 15, 6:30 a.m. 
  • Four-person team Golf Scramble held at Coral Creek Golf Course, Sept. 15, 12 p.m. Call 438-3946 or 438-3894.
  • A prayer breakfast at the Hale Ikena Golf Course Clubhouse, Sept. 16, 7 a.m.
  • The Enterprise Service Management Framework grand opening ceremony in the 516th Conference Room, Building T-112, Fort Shafter, Sept. 16, 1 p.m. 
  • A senior leadership conference held at Fort Shafter’s Richardson Theatre, Sept. 16, 2:20 p.m.
  • The Signal Corps Regimental Ball at the J.W. Marriott, Ko Olina, Sept. 17, 5 p.m.

For additional event information contact 438.4095 or

16 / Thursday

Military Scholarship Night — Military Scholarship Night will be held at James B. Castle High School, Kaneohe,  Sept. 16, 6-9 p.m. Call 655-8326.

First-Termers — Financial Management Training is a mandatory eight-hour financial management course for first-term Soldiers, to provide them with a strong financial foundation and alternatives and strategies that will enhance their readiness throughout their career. The next class is Sept. 16, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Building 1599, Room 115, Fort Shafter Flats. Call 438-4499 to register.

17 / Friday

Regimental Ball — Contact Destiny McHale at 656-0358 or, or visit for information about the 311th Theater Signal Command regimental ball. The event will be held at the J.W. 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.

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