Archive for November, 2013

USAG-HI, IPC continue building ‘Best Places’ to live

USAG-HI, IPC continue building ‘Best Places’ to live

| November 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Four thousand ninety-seven, and counting.
This is the number of military families now living in a newly constructed Island Palm Communities (IPC) home at U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, with an additional 2,200 families living in a renovated home.

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Garrison holiday tree lighting set for Dec. 3 & 5

Garrison holiday tree lighting set for Dec. 3 & 5

| November 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — The Murray ohana (left) pushes the button to light up the holiday tree during the Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation’s annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, here, last December. This year’s
ceremonies are scheduled Dec. 3 at Schofield Barracks and Dec. 5 at Fort Shafter. Both events begin at 5 p.m. and will feature a concert by the 25th ID Band, light refreshments and photo opportunities with Santa Claus. (File photo)

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

| November 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Upcoming community events and programs of interest.

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FMWR Briefs

FMWR Briefs

| November 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Upcoming programs and special events offered by Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation.

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National Guard Soldiers teach leadership

National Guard Soldiers teach leadership

| November 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

More than 200 students from Kawananakoa Middle School learned about leadership, teamwork and trust the same way Soldiers do during a recent trip, here, when two separate groups of eighth-grade students participated in the Leadership Reaction Course (LRC), Nov. 14-15.

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USARPAC offers new HQ site tours

USARPAC offers new HQ site tours

| November 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

The new U.S. Army-Pacific Mission Command Facility (MCF), here, opened for scheduled tours, recently.

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IMCOM joins ‘Great American Smokeout’ effort

IMCOM joins ‘Great American Smokeout’ effort

| November 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Come join us in celebrating the American Cancer Society’s 37th observance of the Great American Smokeout.

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VA offers dental insurance program

VA offers dental insurance program

| November 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Veterans Affairs (VA) is partnering with Delta Dental and MetLife to allow eligible veterans, and family members receiving care under the Civilian Health and Medical Program (CHAMPVA), to purchase affordable dental insurance, beginning Nov. 15.

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Teen speaker makes impact at annual family conference

Teen speaker makes impact at annual family conference

| November 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

The voice of U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii’s teens echoed with poise and assurance at this years’ Army Family Action Plan conference Report Out, held at the Nehelani, here, Nov. 15.

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USAG-HI ohana voice top issues at AFAP

USAG-HI ohana voice top issues at AFAP

| November 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

“Your role, as delegates, is to let leadership know your top concerns and issues,” said Mele Stender, program manager, Army Family Action Plan 2014, in her opening address to the individuals seated at the Main Post Chapel Annex, here, Nov. 13.

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