News Briefs: May 22, 2015

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News Briefs

News Briefs

Today

Org Day — Many offices will be closed at 10 a.m. for U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii’s Organization Day. Soldiers and employees will participate in activities at Stoneman Field, Schofield Barracks.

 

25 / Monday

Memorial Day — The garrison hosts a Memorial Day remembrance ceremony, 10 a.m., at the Schofield Barracks Post Cemetery on Lyman Road. Visitors should enter Schofield via Lyman Gate, off Kunia Road, and provide current ID, registration, insurance and safety check.

 

26 / Tuesday

Hurex — Don’t be alarmed, it is only an exercise! The garrison will conduct a full-scale hurricane/antiterrorism exercise at Schofield, Shafter and Fort Shafter Flats, from today until June 5. June 1-4, expect to hear exercise alerts and announcements from the mass notification system, and read exercise bulletins and other information on the garrison website.

 

CIE — The Community Information Exchange will be held at the Schofield Post Conference Room (across from Sgt. Smith Theater and the fitness center), from 9-10:30 a.m. Participants will get updates from subject matter experts, and can ask questions about services and programs.

 

28 / Thursday

Asian-Pacific — the Schofield Warrior Inn dining facility will observe Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month with meals from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

 

1 / Monday

Always a Soldier — A 25th Infantry Division retirement ceremony to recognize those who served honorably will take place, 2 p.m., at Schofield’s Sgt. Smith Theater.

 

4 / Thursday

Training — Equal Employment Opportunity will be conducting annual anti-harassment, EEO and No Fear classes for Army civilian employees/supervisors and military supervisors of civilian employees, today and June 5 at Tripler’s Kyser Auditorium; at Schofield’s Nehelani, June 16-17; and at Shafter’s Hale Ikena, June 22-23. There are multiple one-hour class time slots to choose from. For times, call 438-4967/4963.

 

8 / Monday

PTAW — U.S. Army-Pacific will host Pacific Theater Army Week, June 8-12, ending with the 240th Army birthday commemoration at the Hilton Hawaiian Village beginning at 5 p.m. Log onto www.himwr.com/special-events/latest-news-and-special-events/community-news/1375-pacific-army-week to see events planned.

 

9 / Tuesday

Date Change — The 19th Military Police Battalion (CID) will host a ribbon cutting and building dedication ceremony at 2 p.m. at its new headquarters at 1045 Kelly Road, Bldg. 1411, in the newly constructed facilities at South Range, Schofield Barracks. Call 656-3455. Note, the date was changed from June 8.

 

16 / Tuesday

FBTH — The Facebook Town Hall meeting will run from 6-7:30 p.m. Participants can ask subject matter experts questions about installation services and programs. Log onto the “Events” tab at www.facebook.com/usaghawaii.

 

17 / Wednesday

Retirement Planning — From today through June 24, USACE, USPACAF, VA, Navy Federal Fire Department, HUD and NOAA host several CSRS, FERS and LEO retirement planning sessions. At all locations, registration is open. Register at honolulu-pacific.feb.gov/index.php?content=56&page=Events.

 

Ongoing

 

Noise —Got comments? Call the 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office at (808) 655-6354 regarding exercises and training. Call the U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii Noise Concern Line at (808) 656-3487 to report noise concerns.

 

Fingerprinting — The garrison’s Installation Security Office in Bldg. 580, Rm. 130, Schofield Barracks, will be conducting digital fingerprinting of personnel for security background investigations, weekdays, 8:30 a.m.-noon and 1-4:30 p.m.

There is no requirement for appointments. Call 655-8879.

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