APG MWR - Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Program APG MWR - Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Program

NOTE: All information is subject to change.



2017 Kayak Classes and Excursions
APG Outdoor Recreation Service Center Bldg 2184

Excursions at (EA) Skippers Point
Cost: $40 (per person)
May 4, 6-8:30 p.m.
Jun 22, 6-8:30 p.m
Jul 14, 6-8:30 p.m.
Sept 1, 6-8:30 p.m

Classes at (AA) Spesutie Island Marina
Cost: $60 (per person)
Jun 7 & 8, 6-8:00 p.m.
Jul 12 & 13, 6-8:00 p.m.
Aug 30 & 31, 6-8:00 p.m.

Parent/Child Excursion at (AA) Spesutie Island Marina
Cost: $40 (includes parent and child)
Jun 24, 2-3:30 p.m. (Parent or gardian must be 18 yrs of age or older.)
Must contact Mark NLT: COB June 16th

Classes and excursions are open to all eligible MWR patrons over the age of 18.

Registration Deadline: 3 Days before each class. 5 Days before each excursion. Minimum requirement must be met in order to have each class/excursion. However, patrons can register up until the date of each class if it is not full.

For more information and to register contact the Outdoor Recreation Office at 410-278-4124/5789/2134/2135 or email Outdoor Rec

 

Need a job? Become a lifeguard!

Olympic Pool Lifeguard Hiring and Certification

Cost $200

Pretest: May 31 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
(Special Notes: Test will consist of 2 minute tread with no hands and 300 yard swim. If you do not pass this test you will not be able to take the class.)
Class:

June 2 ... 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

June 3... 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

June 4 ... 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Registration Deadline: May 29, 2017

Call Outdoor Recreation at 410-278-4124/5789.

May 3, 2017

Location: ACS Center (Bldg 2503) Highpoint Road
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE*

Learn how to balance your finances and stay disciplined and organized to improve your overall financial health. In this easy to follow one-hour class, employed or unemployed you will get all the information you need to create and maintain your personal financial goals.

*REGISTRATION REQUIRED: To reserve a seat call Marilyn Howard, ACS Employment Program Manager at: 410-278-9669.
Partnership: Army Community Service Employment Readiness Program, Freedom Federal Credit Union.

May 10, 2017

Location: ACS Center (Bldg 2503) Highpoint Road
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE* - Open to the public!

Whether you are starting a new career or need a boost in your current career, this workshop offers you the following:

  • Set a career path that defines you
  • Create strategies to move your career to the next level
  • Set S.M.A.R.T. goals that work: (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic Time bound)
  • Be the job applicant that stands out

*To enroll in this FREE class you must call and register with: ACS Employment Readiness program manager, 410-278-9669.
In partnership with APG Federal Credit Union.

May 10, 2017

Location: AA Rec Center (Bldg 3326)
Time: 1 - 3 p.m.
Cost: FREE

OPEN TO ALL!

This is an interactive orientation to welcome and inform newly arrived Soldiers, Family Members and Civilian Employees of the many support resources available on APG and surrounding communities. Soldiers and Families can "Take Care of Business" and visit specialists from Housing on and off post, Tricare and Medical, Childcare and School Liaisons. Many Family support programs will be available on-site to include: Army Community Service, Chaplains, Community Chambers of Commerce, Education Center, and others that are here to support Soldiers and their Families assigned to APG.

Come at 1 p.m. to explore information tables from local agencies and make important contacts within your community! APG Garrison briefing begins at 1:25 p.m. (agencies will be available after the brief as well).

For additional information and to provide numbers for attendance, please contact Ms. Jennifer Eichner at 410-278-2500

May 16, 2017

Location: ACS Bldg 2503 High Point Road
Time: 10 a.m. - noon
Cost: FREE*

Are you struggling to improve your relationships due to conflict? Join us and learn techniques that will help you improve your relationships though exploring various communication styles and strategies for conflict resolution.

*To register contact Antoinetta Saunders-Gauth at 410-278-7478 or EMAIL.

May 17, 2017

Location: ACS Center (Bldg 2503) Highpoint Road
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Cost: FREE*
Bring your lunch!

Looking for the perfect Federal job? Come join us and learn the ten steps to Federal employment! Seating is limited to 25.

Registration Required:

  1. Go to: https://mwejobs.maryland.gov
  2. Create a User Account
  3. Go to Appointment Center (on the left hand side, under "Other Services") Move forward to: May 17, 2017
  4. Click on "APG How to Apply for Federal Jobs"
  5. Click on "Register" Note: Only registered personnel are permitted to attend due to limited seating.

Partnership: APG ACS Employment Readiness Program 410-278-9669 and Susquehanna Workforce Network 410-996-0550. No endorsement by U.S. Army implied.

May 18, 2017

Location: Shore Park
Time: 6:30 a.m.
Cost: FREE!

FMWR and the ACS Survivor Outreach Services Program host this event to give participants the opportunity to run in honor of a Fallen Soldier and in support of Surviving Families. Please arrive 30 minutes early and wear reflective clothing.

Register at: https://APGruntohonor2017.eventbrite.com

For more information, contact Mike Farlow at 410-278-2435 or email

May 18, 2017

Location: ACS Bldg 2503 High Point Road, Conference/Classroom
Time: 12-1:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE

Blended Retirement System - Overview of the new Blended Retirement System (BRS):

  • Automatic matching, Thrift savings plan contributions
  • Mid-Career compensation incentives
  • Monthly annuities for life

RSVP by calling the Mobilization and Deployment Readiness Program Manager at 410-278-2180, or Email.

May 31, 2017

Location: Edgewood Youth Center, Multipurpose Room, Bldg E1902
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE*

CYS has established a Parent Advisory Board (PAB) that represents all of our programs. We encourage you to attend if you have a child that is currently enrolled in any program that we offer. Any CYS family who has a child enrolled in a full-time CYS program will receive 2 Parent Participation Points for their attendance. Patrons are free to bring their own lunch if desired.

For additional information please call 410 278-1399 or EMAIL.

June 15, 2017

Location: ACS Bldg 2503 High Point Road, Conference/Classroom
Time: 12-1:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE

Army Disaster Personnel Accountability and Assessment System (ADPAAS) - Learn how ADPAAS works and why it is needed.

RSVP by calling the Mobilization and Deployment Readiness Program Manager at 410-278-2180, or Email.

Jul 26, 2017

Location: ACS Center (Bldg 2503) Highpoint Road
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE* - Open to the public!

Whether you are starting a new career or need a boost in your current career, this workshop offers you the following:

  • Set a career path that defines you
  • Create strategies to move your career to the next level
  • Set S.M.A.R.T. goals that work: (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic Time bound)
  • Be the job applicant that stands out

*To enroll in this FREE class you must call and register with: ACS Employment Readiness program manager, 410-278-9669.
In partnership with APG Federal Credit Union.

Aug 2, 2017

Location: ACS Center (Bldg 2503) Highpoint Road
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Cost: FREE*
Bring your lunch!

Looking for the perfect Federal job? Come join us and learn the ten steps to Federal employment! Seating is limited to 25.

*Registration Required:

  1. Go to: https://mwejobs.maryland.gov
  2. Create a User Account
  3. Go to Appointment Center (on the left hand side, under "Other Services") Move forward to: Aug 2, 2017
  4. Click on "APG How to Apply for Federal Jobs"
  5. Click on "Register" Note: Only registered personnel are permitted to attend due to limited seating.

Partnership: APG ACS Employment Readiness Program 410-278-9669 and Susquehanna Workforce Network 410-996-0550. No endorsement by U.S. Army implied.

Aug 9, 2017

Location: ACS - Bldg 2503 High Point Road
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Cost: Free*

Learn the steps to creating a winning résumé as well as helpful tips to build your interview skills.

*To enroll in this FREE class you must call and register with: ACS Employment Readiness Program Manager, 410-278-9669.
In partnership with Kelly Services, Inc.

Aug 9, 2017

Location: AA Rec Center (Bldg 3326)
Time: 1 - 3 p.m.
Cost: FREE

OPEN TO ALL!

This is an interactive orientation to welcome and inform newly arrived Soldiers, Family Members and Civilian Employees of the many support resources available on APG and surrounding communities. Soldiers and Families can "Take Care of Business" and visit specialists from Housing on and off post, Tricare and Medical, Childcare and School Liaisons. Many Family support programs will be available on-site to include: Army Community Service, Chaplains, Community Chambers of Commerce, Education Center, and others that are here to support Soldiers and their Families assigned to APG.

Come at 1 p.m. to explore information tables from local agencies and make important contacts within your community! APG Garrison briefing begins at 1:25 p.m. (agencies will be available after the brief as well).

For additional information and to provide numbers for attendance, please contact Ms. Jennifer Eichner at 410-278-2500

Sep 19, 2017

Location: ACS Bldg 2503 High Point Road
Time: 10 a.m. - noon
Cost: FREE*

Do you find it hard to have healthy relationships? Join us in learning how to take relationships to the next level by changing the way in which you communicate.

*To register contact Antoinetta Saunders-Gauth at 410-278-7478 or EMAIL.

Sep 20, 2017

Location: ACS Center (Bldg 2503) Highpoint Road
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE* - Open to the public!

Whether you are starting a new career or need a boost in your current career, this workshop offers you the following:

  • Set a career path that defines you
  • Create strategies to move your career to the next level
  • Set S.M.A.R.T. goals that work: (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic Time bound)
  • Be the job applicant that stands out

*To enroll in this FREE class you must call and register with: ACS Employment Readiness program manager, 410-278-9669.
In partnership with APG Federal Credit Union.

Nov 8, 2017

Location: AA Rec Center (Bldg 3326)
Time: 1 - 3 p.m.
Cost: FREE

OPEN TO ALL!

This is an interactive orientation to welcome and inform newly arrived Soldiers, Family Members and Civilian Employees of the many support resources available on APG and surrounding communities. Soldiers and Families can "Take Care of Business" and visit specialists from Housing on and off post, Tricare and Medical, Childcare and School Liaisons. Many Family support programs will be available on-site to include: Army Community Service, Chaplains, Community Chambers of Commerce, Education Center, and others that are here to support Soldiers and their Families assigned to APG.

Come at 1 p.m. to explore information tables from local agencies and make important contacts within your community! APG Garrison briefing begins at 1:25 p.m. (agencies will be available after the brief as well).

For additional information and to provide numbers for attendance, please contact Ms. Jennifer Eichner at 410-278-2500