Post Notes, Jan. 2, 2020

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Holiday gate hours have been announced. Grant Gate will be open 24 hours through Jan. 3. Sherman Gate will be open to inbound traffic only today and Jan. 3, and will be closed Jan. 4 and 5. Hancock Gate will be closed through Jan. 5. Gates will return to normal operating hours Jan. 6.

It is hunting season. People using the floodplain/Area D must wear at least 200 inches of blaze orange, front and back, plus a hat, during firearm deer season through Jan. 12.

The Fort Leavenworth Thrift Shop at 1025 Sheridan Drive regular business hours are 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m . Tuesday through Thursday. Consignments are taken until 12:30 p.m.

The 2019 Combined Federal Campaign is underway. Fort Leavenworth’s campaign goal is $50,000. For more information, visit http://www.heartlandcfc.org/why-cfc.

The Combined Arms Research Library makerspace has opened. Library patrons have access to a variety of tools to create and invent for free. For more information on makerspace events or using the space, call (913) 758-3041.

Munson Army Health Center’s Seasonal Influenza Campaign is underway. For updates on flu clinic dates, visit www.munson.health.mil/.

The Fort Leavenworth U.S. Disciplinary Barracks Sales Store, 740 W. Warehouse Road, hours are 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. The second Wednesday of each month the store is closed for training.

Trails West Golf Course is now handling the Recreational Vehicle Storage Lot. For more information, visit 306 Cody Road or call (913) 651-7176.

Claims for damage to household goods are handled by the U.S. Army Center for Personnel Claims Support in Fort Knox, Ky. The Claims Office is only available to assist claimants to contact the USARCS-CPCS with a claim. For more information, call 684-4913.

Household hazardous waste can be dropped off at the HHW Collection Point in the basement of 810 McClellan Ave. weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. There are also outside drop-off cabinets that can be used after hours. Products should be kept in their original containers, when possible. Household hazardous waste includes automotive products, home improvement products, paint, varnish, paint thinner, paint stripper, caulk and adhesives, pesticides, household cleaners, batteries, cosmetics, lighter fluid, and arts and crafts materials. E-waste is also accepted at the collection point, including computers, cell phones, cameras, modems, monitors, televisions, printers, game systems and general electronics. Used motor oil and antifreeze can be dropped off at the Auto Craft Center at 911 McClellan Ave. or at an off-post garage.

The Fort Leavenworth smartphone app is available for Android and iPhone. Search the Google Play and Apple stores for “Fort Leavenworth,” and download the app for quick links to contacts, services, news, info and things to do.

The Combined Arms Research Library needs volunteers. Visit www.myarmyone- source.com and search for the position “general library volunteer.” For more information, call Nora Walker at (913) 758-3001.

The Fort Leavenworth Stray Facility needs volunteers. Help is needed covering shifts, walking dogs, cleaning and more. For more information, call 684-4939, e-mail fortleavenworthstrayfacility@gmail.com or see “Volunteering Opportunities” in FLSF’s Facebook notes.

The Army Community Service Relocation Readiness briefs are 9 a.m. Tuesdays and 1 p.m. Thursdays for in-processing and 10 a.m. Tuesdays for OCONUS at the Resiliency Center, 600 Thomas Ave. For more information, call 684-2800.

The Women Veterans Call Center hours are 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Call 1-855-VA-WOMEN (1-855-829-6636).

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