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Andrews Federal Credit Union Awarded 2022 U.S. Army Distinguished Credit Union Service Award

Andrews Federal Credit Union was recently awarded the 2022 U.S. Department of the Army “Distinguished Credit Union of the Year” designation for its USAG Benelux location.

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Kid perspectives are the focus in “Children’s Letters to God”

What do you get when five young friends start talking about beliefs and perceptions? A play full of laughter at life’s deep discussions.

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Weekend What’s Up: Sept 15-17

Each week, we will give you the need-to-know for on-base and regional events. Regions include the KMC, Rhein-Main, Stuttgart and Bavaria. 

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Invictus Games 2023 Highlights and Updates

This is your go-to source for updated results, news and ticket details about the Invictus Games in Düsseldorf, Germany.

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“The Little Mermaid Jr.” dazzles audiences under the sea

Full of surprises, The Little Mermaid Jr. at USAG Wiesbaden’s Amelia Earhart Playhouse transports audiences to a magical underwater world and leaves them wondering why Ariel would want to leave.

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September Events

Enjoy this wonderful weather with markets, festivals, races and more. All across Berlin, celebrate craft beer with cruises, festivals and BBQ. Make your way to the world’s LARGEST wine festival.

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Pet Travel Photo of the Month

Meet Flash, the smiling star of our September pet travel photo of the month.

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CON Together: Pop culture events and conventions, September 2023

Why not break out of the doldrums with your best cosplay, medieval gear and pop culture knowledge for a month filled with conventions?

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Soldiers support Vicenza High School prior to new school opening

Sixteen Soldiers from the 207th Military Intelligence Brigade (Theater) and the 173rd Airborne Brigade rolled up their sleeves this week to help teachers unpack their boxes and settle into fresh surroundings – a brand new Vicenza High School.

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Community pitches in with PTO for Hohenfels youth

The new academic year begins Aug. 21, 2023, and the PTO have already begun work, first by decorating the hallway of the middle / high school to welcome the incoming students.

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The Invictus Games in Düsseldorf

The Invictus Games are coming to Germany! Over 500 athletes from 21 countries are represented, with Nigeria, Israel and Colombia joining for their first year.

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Baumholder’s three-decade-long friendship with Ohio Wesleyan University 

While the romantic relationship he came to Germany for didn’t last, it did open the door for a soccer connection between the university, its players, and the families who have hosted them throughout the years. 

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Upcoming auditions and theater lessons in Kaiserslautern and Ramstein

There are plenty of opportunities to get involved at the local on-installation theaters, from auditions to classes for both kids and adults, there is always something happening on stage.

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University celebrates 50 Years of U.S. military education programs in Europe

Campus locations throughout Europe will be celebrating this anniversary with their students and colleagues at various registration events and education centers throughout the year to highlight this important milestone.

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