Are you a tennis ball or an egg? Do you bounce back or do you crack? Learn to bounce back when the stressors of everyday life start getting you down by attending the ACS Resilience Training. The training will enhance your effectiveness and well-being by teaching you the skills to build mental toughness, learn what your character strengths are, build strong relationships, and lastly how to hunt the good stuff, focusing on the positive rather than the negative.
Upcoming sessions include:
•Monday, March 17-Wednesday, March 19 from 6-9 p.m.
•Tuesday, March 25-Thursday, March 27 from 6-9 p.m.
•Monday, April 21-Thursday, April 24 from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
•Monday, May 18-Thursday, May 22 from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
•Monday, July 28-Thursday, July 31 from 8:30 a.m. -4 p.m.
•Monday, August 25-Thursday, August 28 from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Classes take place at the Family Resilience Center, Bldg. 250 Club Road on Fort Bliss. Register for classes online at www.blissmwr.com/resilience, or call (915) 569-5500 for more information.
If you’re uncertain on the dance floor, enjoy dinner and dancing with instruction on April 26 from 6pm to 9pm at the Pershing Pub, Bldg. 243 on Club Road.
You will be the audience during this multi-course meal and afterwards, you will become the performer. The cost for this choreographed event is $40 per couple, $25 per individual or $10 for just dancing.
Space is limited and reservations are recommended. For more information, call 915-781-6809.
Become an ACS instructor! Army Community Service offers instructor training courses, briefer training courses and facilitator training courses throughout the year.
These courses are mandatory for all ACS staff and any volunteers who will be teaching or briefing. For example, every Army Family Team Building volunteer is mandated to take instructor training and briefer training before they can teach AFTB classes.
Training is open to all ACS employees and volunteers, and to anyone who would like to gain skills in teaching and briefing.
Instructor training courses are offered as a two-day class from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Upcoming courses include April 16-17 and June30-July1.
Briefer training courses are offered as a one-day class from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Upcoming courses include May 7 and August 6.
Facilitator training courses are offered as a two-day session, from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. each day. The next facilitator training course is set for October 7-8.
All classes are held at the Family Resilience Center, Bldg. 250 Club Road on Fort Bliss. Pre-registration is required. Register online at blissmwr.com/mtc. For more information, call (915) 569-5500.