Tag Archives: aafes

Exchange, Warner Bros. Pictures offers free screening of ‘Elvis’ at Rose Barracks Reel Time Theater

AAFES News Release   GRAFENWOEHR, Germany – Service members, military families and retirees can view a free advance screening of Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Elvis,” starring Austin Butler and Tom Hanks, at the Rose Barracks Reel Time Theater on June 11 at 2 p.m.    The special advance screening of the…

June 3rd, 2022 Health & Lifestyle, News

Universal free school lunch ending June 30

AAFES Press Release   DALLAS – As USDA child nutrition COVID-19 waivers expire on June 30, free school lunches at Department of Defense Education Activity schools outside the continental United States will end once the 2022-23 school year begins.   During the COVID-19 pandemic, students enrolled at DoDEA schools received…

June 2nd, 2022 News, School News

Grafenwoehr Exchange salutes youngest heroes during Month of the Military Child

AAFES Press Release   GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — The Army & Air Force Exchange Service, the Department of Defense’s largest retailer, is saluting the spirit of America’s youngest heroes with virtual activities, events, and prizes during Month of the Military Child.   Starting April 1, the Grafenwoehr PX will give away…

March 28th, 2022 News

Exchange partners with H&R Block offering tax preparation service

AAFES News Release   The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is taking the stress and worry out of filing taxes by teaming with H&R Block to provide tax preparation services to military members and their families at a 10% discount at select locations worldwide and online. In addition to…

February 7th, 2022 Legal Issues, News

January inventories impact AAFES store hours at USAG Bavaria

AAFES Press Release   GRAFENWOEHR, Germany – The Grafenwoehr Consolidated Exchange will be conducting its annual inventories from Jan. 12 – 30, 2022. On select days across U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria, the Exchange Main Store will be closed and smaller retail facilities will be closing early or opening later.  …

January 5th, 2022 News

Grafenwoehr Exchange to recognize America’s heroes with coins on Veterans Day

AAFES News Release   GRAFENWOEHR, Germany – In honor of Veterans Day, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service will be handing out free challenge coins to those who selflessly served our nation.   For the second year in a row, Exchange stores will distribute limited-edition challenge coins to veterans…

November 4th, 2021 News

Military students overseas to continue receiving free school meals

AAFES Press Release   DALLAS – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service, in conjunction with the Department of Defense and Department of Defense Education Activity, will continue to serve free meals to all students enrolled at DoDEA schools overseas.    “The USDA recently extended a waiver to the DoD School…

July 29th, 2021 News, School News

Grafenwoehr Exchange Janz makes durable medical equipment available for USAG Bavaria 

AAFES PRESS RELEASE   GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — The U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria community now has convenient access to braces, mobility devices, maternity care and other durable medical equipment at the Army & Air Force Exchange Service’s new Janz Medical Supply store at Grafenwoehr Exchange Mall.   Soldiers, retirees, families and…

July 20th, 2021 Health & Lifestyle, News

AAFES Reel Time Theaters reopening across USAG Bavaria

AAFES Press Release   GRAFENWOEHR, GERMANY — As local COVID-19 restrictions continue to ease, Army & Air Force Exchange Service is reopening its Real Time Theaters across U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria starting Friday, June 25. At Grafenwoehr, Vilseck and Hohenfels, the Reel Time Theaters will schedule movie showings every Friday,…

June 24th, 2021 News

AAFES shoppers generate $1.72 million for USAG Bavaria community in 2020

AAFES Press Release   GRAFENWOEHR, GERMANY — It matters where Soldiers and their families shop, and authorized Army & Air Force Exchange Service shoppers are doing their part to strengthen the U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria community. In 2020, Exchange shoppers generated $1.72 million for critical quality-of-life programs.   The dividend…

June 22nd, 2021 News