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Pioneer Chapel still closed this Sunday:

The Protestant, Gospel and 9:30 a.m. Catholic Services will meet in the Frontier Chapel.

The Episcopal/Anglican and Liturgical/Lutheran Services will remain at Memorial Chapel.

The Traditional Protestant Service that is normally held at 8:30 a.m. in the Pioneer Chapel will move to the Frontier Chapel. 8:30 a.m. remains the start time.

The Catholic Service will remain at 9:30 a.m. at the Frontier Chapel.

The Contemporary Protestant Service will remain at the Frontier Chapel at 11:00 a.m.

The Gospel Service, which normally meets at 10:00 a.m. in the Pioneer Chapel, will meet at noon in the Frontier Chapel

Event details:
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Special public reception at 5:30 p.m. with the program following at 6:30 p.m.
The Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, 500 W. U.S. Hwy. 24, Independence, Mo. 64050

http://www.trumanlibraryinstitute.org/about-us/news-releases/truman-library-commemorates-70th-anniversary-truman-desegregating-armed-forces/

From the Chaplain:

Beginning this Sunday, July 15, until further notice:

The Protestant, Gospel and 9:30 a.m. Catholic Services will meet in the Frontier Chapel.

The Episcopal/Anglican and Liturgical/Lutheran Services will remain at Memorial Chapel.

The Traditional Protestant Service that is normally held at 8:30 a.m. in the Pioneer Chapel will move to the Frontier Chapel. 8:30 a.m. remains the start time.

The Catholic Service will remain at 9:30 a.m. at the Frontier Chapel.

The Contemporary Protestant Service will remain at the Frontier Chapel at 11:00 a.m.

The Gospel Service, which normally meets at 10:00 a.m. in the Pioneer Chapel, will meet at noon in the Frontier Chapel.

Fort Leavenworth’s Sergeant Audie Murphy Club and soldiers from the 705th Military Police Battalion assembled an all-female color guard (including 3 Girl Scout alums) to help the Kansas City Royals celebrate “2018 Girl Scout Day at the K” on Sunday, July 8th.

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Chapel job openings

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Interested in Cub Scouts or Boy Scouts on Fort Leavenworth?

Boy Scout Troop 366 meets every Monday at Patch from
7-8:30PM.

Boy Scout Troop 66 meets when school is in session.

Cub Scout Pack 1 will start meeting the Monday after Labor Day. The Pack has early registration on 27 July from 5-7 at the Bowling Alley on post.

See the attached flyers for points of contact.

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Army Combat Fitness Test set to become new PT test of record in late 2020.

Fort Leavenworth and the City of Leavenworth celebrated 4th of July with a bang.

Thousands braved the summer heat and turned out for the festivities.

Photographs courtesy of LeAnn Weishaar.

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The flag of the United States will be flown at Half Staff immediately until sunset, July 3, in honor of the Victims of the Tragedy in Annapolis, Maryland.

Presidential Proclamation Honoring the Victims of the Tragedy in Annapolis, Maryland

Our Nation shares the sorrow of those affected by the shooting at the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland. Americans across the country are united in calling upon God to be with the victims and to bring aid and comfort to their families and friends. As a mark of solemn respect for the victims of the terrible act of violence perpetrated on June 28, 2018, by the authority vested in me as President of the United States by the
Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, I hereby order that the flag of the United States shall be flown at half-staff at the White House and upon all public buildings and grounds, at all military posts and naval stations, and on all naval vessels of the Federal Government in the District of Columbia and throughout the United States and its Territories
and possessions until sunset, July 3, 2018. I also direct that the flag shall be flown at half-staff for the same length of time at all United States embassies, legations, consular offices, and other facilities abroad, including all military facilities and naval vessels and stations.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this third day of July, in the year of our Lord two thousand eighteen, and of the Independence of the United States of America the two hundred and forty-second.

DONALD J. TRUMP

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We are rehearsing for our July 4th celebration today from 10a.m. - noon. Don't be surprised if you hear a few practice cannon shots.

University of Kansas Chancellor Douglas Girod toured Fort Leavenworth today, experiencing the installation’s rich history and natural beauty. While visiting, Girod met with Combined Arms Center Commander Lt. Gen Michael Lundy; Command & General Staff College Associate Dean of Academics, Dr. Jack Kem; and Joint Center for International Security Force Assistance Director, Col. Paul Riley.

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Independence Day Safety Tips

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Taps at the Tower - Fifth Annual

On the evening of June 22, Soldiers from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas participated in the fifth annual Taps at the Tower ceremony at the National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri.

Col. Marne Sutten and CSM Jon Williams, the command team from the Fort Leavenworth garrison, laid a wreath.

Fort Leavenworth's Munson Army Health Center provided a color guard.

For more information see https://www.theworldwar.org/visit/taps

#TapsAtTheTower

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