News flash – January, 2019


Upcoming holidays
Community members should be aware of the following U.S. federal and training holidays, which may affect garrison front-door services.
Jan. 18 – Training holiday
Jan. 21 – Federal holiday, Martin Luther King Day
Jan. 25 – Training holiday
Feb. 15 – Training holiday
Feb. 18 – Federal holiday, Washington’s birthday
Call before you go on U.S., training and German holidays. Find the garrison phonebook at the new website: home.army.mil/wiesbaden.
Soldiers should confirm with their local chain of command whether they have a federal or training holiday off; they are not guaranteed.


Organization Day closures
Some services will be closed or have limited hours Jan. 18 for a Garrison Organization Day and training holiday. For updates, go to www.herald-union.com/garrison-organization-day-closures-jan-18-2019.
The Post Office—finance (mailing out), parcel pick-up and official mail —will be open from 9:30 a.m. to noon.
The following services will be closed: ID cards, Passports, Vehicle Registration, Outdoor Recreation, Warrior Zone, Library, Army Education Center.


AAFES closures
The following Wiesbaden Stores will be closed or opening delayed for annual inventory Jan. 28-31.
• Hainerberg Express and Gas Station – Closes early at 6 p.m. on Jan. 28.
• Hainerberg Main Store – closed Jan. 30.
• Clay Troop Store – Closes early at 7 p.m. Jan. 31.
• Clay Military Clothing store – Delayed opening time at 2 p.m. Jan. 31.



Next CIE
If you missed the Nov. 28 Community Information Exchange, view the slides on the garrison website at home.army.mil/wiesbaden, Click “My Wiesbaden,” then “News and Info” for the link, also available at www.herald-union.com/community-information-exchange. The next CIE is at 9:30 a.m. Jan. 30 at the Wiesbaden Entertainment Center.


Shuttle bus
The post shuttle has a new schedule as of Jan. 3. To download the pdf, go to home.army.mil/wiesbaden and click on “My Wiesbaden,” and then “Getting Around.”