ANSBACH, Germany (Dec. 3, 2015) – To celebrate Thanksgiving, which occurred the week earlier, and to celebrate the upcoming winter holidays, members of Outreach-KONTAKT Franken, U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach’s German-American friendship club, held a combined holiday Stammtisch Tuesday, Dec. 1.
The event was held where the club meets every first Tuesday of the month, but included turkey prepared by the venue and members brought traditional Thanksgiving and Christmas side dishes.
Col. Christopher M. Benson, USAG Ansbach commander, attended the event and helped carve the turkey.
American and local national members and their guests helped themselves to plates and visited with other members and guests in a relaxed atmosphere.
Outreach-KONTAKT Franken meets twice monthly. To learn more about Outreach-KONTAKT Franken, visit www.facebook.com/OutreachKONTAKTFranken.
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