What’s Happening

  • #USMA Social Scene

    #USMA Social Scene

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  • SHARP Resources

    • West Point Sexual Assault/Harassment Response Hotline: 845-659-7467;

    • USMA SHARP Program Manager, Samantha Ross—call 845-938-0508;

    • USCC SARC, Capt. Kathryn Hermon—call 845-938-7479 or email kathryn.hermon@usma.edu;

    • USMAPS SARC, Dr. Stephanie Marsh—call 845-938-1950 or email stephanie.marsh@usma.edu;

    • Garrison SARC, Dan Toohey—call 845-938-5657 or email dan.toohey@usma.edu;

    • KACH SARC, Sgt. 1st Class Cheri Safford—call 938-4150 or cheri.k.safford.mil@mail.mil;

    • USCC Victim Advocate, Kerry Dunham—call 845-938-3532 or email kerry.dunham@usma.edu. Read More

  • FEATURED ITEM

    2019 Health Benefits Open Season and Health Benefits Fair
    The 2019 Open Season for health, dental and vision insurance and flexible spending accounts will be held through Dec. 10.
    The annual open season gives federal employees and retirees the opportunity to review their health plan choices and make changes for the following year. It also allows eligible employees to enroll for coverage.
    For additional information, visit https://www.opm.gov/healthcare-insurance/healthcare/ and https://www.abc.army.mil. Read More

  • ANNOUNCEMENTS

    Garrison Awards and Retirement Ceremony
    The West Point community is invited to attend the Garrison Awards and Retirement Ceremony on Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom of the West Point Club.  Please be seated no later than 1:50 p.m.

    Commissary holiday hours
    The West Point Commissary will be open on Monday, Dec. 24, Christmas Eve, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The West Point Commissary will be closed Tuesday, Dec. 25 for Christmas. The West Point Commissary will be open regular hours Wednesday, Dec. 26, through Sunday, Dec. 30.
    The West Point Commissary will be open on Monday, Dec. 31, New Year Eve, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. West Point Commissary will be closed Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019. Read More

  • EDUCATION and WORKSHOPS

    Army Education Center
    College courses are offered through the Army Education Center at West Point, located at 683 Buckner Loop.
    Undergraduate classes:
    • Mount Saint Mary College—Call Cynthia Laudato at 845-569-3252 or email cynthia.laudato@msmc.edu; and
    • Saint Thomas Aquinas—Call Gina Funaro at 845-398-4102 or email gfunaro@stac.edu.
    Graduate studies:
    • John Jay College of Criminal Justice–master’s degree in public administration—Call Jennifer Heiney at 845-446-5959 or email jheiney@jjay.cuny.edu; and
    • Long Island University–master’s degrees in school counseling, mental health counseling and marriage and family counseling—Call Mary Beth Leggett at 845-446-3818 or email marybeth.leggett@liu.edu.

    Employee Assistance Program
    West Point Garrison offers an Employee Assistance Program that provides free and confidential counseling for civilians, family members and retirees.
    The program offers services from 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Read More

  • OUTSIDE THE GATES

    Hummingbirds event
    With their colorful feathers and flying abilities that are an engineering marvel, hummingbirds are a welcome guest in gardens across New York. Join environmental educators at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum’s Outdoor Discovery Center, on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall, for a program all about hummingbirds.
    Learn about these flying jewels with an engaging presentation and take a guided walk to identify plants that attract them and maybe catch a glimpse of a hummingbird feeding.
    This is program recommended for adults and families with children ages 5 and up. There is an admission fee.
    In addition, enjoy a free same day admission to the Wildlife Education Center after paid attendance to this program. Read More

  • FEATURED EVENT

    Ski Lessons Program Registration Dec. 17
    Sign-up is available online and in person at the Ski Rental Building. Lessons sign-up for all eligible personnel is ongoing. Sign-up for lessons for the general public is Monday, Dec.17. There is a nominal fee for the ski lessons. To register and for more information, call (845) 938-8810 or in person at the Ski Rental Building or online at: https://go.usa.gov/xPAAY. Read More

  • JUST ANNOUNCED

    CYS Fine Arts Festival Dec. 12
    Please join Child & Youth Services (CYS) for their Fine Arts Festival. The BGCA Fine Arts Festival is an annual event showcasing artwork from the schools, community and centers for children age 6-18. Categories include: Drawing, Oil/Acrylic, Watercolor, Pastel, Collage, Mixed Media,  Printmaking, and Group Project. Open to the Community. To submit artwork: call (845) 938-3727 or for more information visit westpointcys.com. Read More

  • FOR THE ADULTS

    Watercolor Workshop (Grades 5 & up) today
    Join West Point Arts & Crafts for a fun filled afternoon of painting a seasonal watercolor from 2:30-4:30 p.m. today. This one day workshop is perfect for the beginner watercolorist. Students will be introduced to the different techniques used to create a successful watercolor painting. Step by step instructions will be given therefore no previous experience is necessary. There is a nominal fee for this workshop. To register call: (845) 938-4812.

    MWR General Skate Program
    The MWR Sports office is conducting the 2018-19 Community General Skate Program at Tate Rink. It is open to all West Point personnel, DOD personnel and families. All skaters must supply their own skates. The dates for MWR Community General Skate are as follows:
    • Sunday, Dec. Read More

  • FOR THE FAMILIES

    Trips with Leisure Travel Services
    • Radio City Christmas Spectacular —Tuesday. Leave West Point at 1 p.m., leave NYC after the show.
    You have been waiting a whole year for this! Enjoy this iconic Radio City event with family and friends. Orchestra seating, 5 p.m. curtain. Second show is Tuesday, December 11, leave West Point at 4 p.m., leave NYC after the show. Orchestra seating, 8 p.m. curtain. There is a nominal transportation fee for these trips and shows. For details and reservations, call 845-938-3601.

    Part Day Preschool Openings
    Spaces are still available in the Stony Child Development Center Tuesday and Thursday session of Part Day Preschool. Class hours are 9 a.m.-noon.  The program utilizes the Creative Curriculum to facilitate the development of social, emotional, literacy, fine and gross motor skills. Read More

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