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Recognition ceremony highlights volunteer efforts in Ansbach community

Recognition ceremony highlights volunteer efforts in Ansbach community

“Volunteers are the heart of the community” was this year’s motto of the Volunteer Recognition Ceremony that took place at the Von Steuben Community Center May 7, 2019.

May 8, 2019 ×
Ansbach community observes National Day of Prayer

Ansbach community observes National Day of Prayer

The National Day of Prayer is an annual observance held on the first Thursday in May, inviting people of all faiths to pray for the nation. The USAG Ansbach Religious Support Office hosted a luncheon for the community to gather for an hour of prayer May 2, 2019, at the Von Steuben Community Center.

May 2, 2019 ×
Earth Day project brings U.S. and German children together

Earth Day project brings U.S. and German children together

USAG Ansbach’s Environmental Office hosted a project day with about 170 U.S. and German elementary students at Soldiers Lake on Urlas April 30, 2019 in observance of Earth Day.

April 30, 2019 ×
USAG Ansbach celebrates Arbor Day

USAG Ansbach celebrates Arbor Day

Arbor Day is a reoccurring date in the garrison’s calendar; this year, about 40 children, second-graders from Ansbach Elementary School and homeschooled students, gathered at the Fire Training Center on Urlas to plant several fruit trees with the help of the Environmental Management Division.

April 26, 2019 ×
USAG Ansbach’s HHC gets new commander

USAG Ansbach’s HHC gets new commander

During a Change of Command ceremony at the Von Steuben Community Center, the Headquarters, and Headquarters Company (HHC) of the United States Army Garrison Ansbach changed leadership.

April 18, 2019 ×
USAG Ansbach honors college graduates

USAG Ansbach honors college graduates

ANSBACH, Germany (April 18, 2019) — The Education Center of…

April 18, 2019 ×
Plastic-free week kicks off April 21

Plastic-free week kicks off April 21

USAG Ansbach kicks off its second annual Plastic-Free Week April 21 at the Urlas Shopping Center. The garrison-wide initiative centers on the reduction of plastic products used on a daily basis.

April 11, 2019 ×
Garrison community supports Ansbach city spring clean-up

Garrison community supports Ansbach city spring clean-up

Saturday morning about 50 U.S. Army Garrison members volunteered, joining Ansbach citizens to support the city’s annual “Saub(ä)er” spring clean-up project.

April 10, 2019 ×
American Legion celebrates 100th anniversary

American Legion celebrates 100th anniversary

In celebration of it’s 100th anniversary, Ansbach Post 1982 hosted an open house on Saturday, March 16.

March 18, 2019 ×
Military Police helps Ansbach scouts earn patch

Military Police helps Ansbach scouts earn patch

Military Police Officers at the MP Station on Bismarck Kaserne had seven young guests, spending time at their location and in their detention cell last weekend.

March 15, 2019 ×