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| September 24, 2010 | 0 Comments

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Today
Town Hall
— Col. Douglas Mulbury, commander, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, will conduct two USAG-HI employee town hall meetings to provide updates and new garrison information.
•Sept. 24, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Sgt. Smith Theater, Schofield Barracks.
•Sept. 28, 1-2 p.m., Religious Activities Center, Fort Shafter.

Suicide Prevention Month — The Army Substance Abuse Program is concluding its recognition of Suicide Prevention Month by hosting the following events. 
•Belinda Danielson, Hawaii State Access Line supervisor, will speak at Sgt. Smith Theater, Sept. 24, 10-11:30 a.m. Military personnel call 655-8322, and Army civilians call 655-6047.
•“Celebrate Life” is set for Sept. 30, 9 a.m.-12 p.m., at the Kalakaua Community Center, Schofield Barracks. Each agency that provides a service to Soldiers, family members, retirees, Army civilians and contractors to help deter high-risk behavior is invited to set up an informational booth or other type of exhibit. Contact 655-4655.
 
Free Training — Apply for the free “Winning Through Customer Service” courses, offered through the U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii’s Workforce Development Office. To register, send in a SF-182 “Authorization, Agreement and Certification of Training” application and UWSP supplemental form through your respective directorate training point of contact to stephanie.ponciano@us.army.mil. Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis; courses are limited to 25 employees per class. Call 655-9032.

Soldiers Chapel — Help celebrate the Soldiers Chapel’s recent renovation by attending the rededication ceremony and open house celebration, Sept. 24, 4 p.m. The chapel boasts a rare 1931 vintage pipe organ, one of only two of its kind in Hawaii. Call 655-9307.

Lane Closures
— The resurfacing of Humphreys Road from Lyman Road to Kolekole Avenue runs through Oct. 15. View a map and full details of road closures at www.garrison.hawaii.army.mil. Click on “Post Information” and then “Traffic Updates,” or call 656-2525.

28 / Tuesday
WASP inventory
— The Wheeler Ammunition Supply Point will close Sept. 29–Oct. 8, for the end of year 100 percent close-out inventory. All units requiring munitions support for training during this time need to draw their required ammo by Sept. 28. The Training Ammunition Vehicle Holding Area will be available for munitions storage during this time. Emergency issues will be handled on a case–by–case basis, and must be approved by the DOL Munitions Accountable Office, 656-1649, or the DOL Supply Branch Chief, 656-0817.


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