As the world adjusts to life with COVID-19, the U.S. Army Europe community works to curb the virus’ effects in its footprint. On the frontline of the effort is the Trace Team.
The evolution of Department of Defense Education Activity education in the Wiesbaden community has been a Herculean exercise in collaboration and creativity. In less than a week, area schools transformed in-classroom instruction to virtual learning.
“Task Force Wellness recognizes that individuals and communities are made up of many different parts,” said Chap. (Lt. Col.) Jeff Dillard, the U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden chaplain and co-leader of the task force. “We’re made up of many different parts; we are physical beings, spiritual beings and relational beings.”
On Saturday, March 14, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center opened the doors to its COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Screening Center in an effort to reduce risk exposure and spread of the virus.
Members of U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden’s Clean Team set up hand washing and sanitizing stations at the Mission Command Center and other high-traffic locations around post March 23 and have implemented measures to promote physical distancing to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
Students from across the continent came to U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden for the Culinary Arts Festival of Europe Feb. 12 at Army Community Service.
On March 4, U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Commander Col. Noah Cloud, joined by Deputy Garrison Commander Scott Mowry, hosted the garrison’s first town hall live via Facebook.
The Deutsche Kantine has reopened under new management. The restaurant will serve breakfast from 6:30 to 10 a.m. and lunch from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.