Oct 18

October 18, 2018

Military Spouse Hiring Reception – 6Nov18

Join Hiring our Heroes for a special catered networking reception for all military spouses, Gold Star spouses, military members, employers, and service organizations. Penrose House Conference Center – 1661 Mesa Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80906 Tuesday, November 6 from 5pm-7pm Professional Headshots, if your LinkedIn profile picture needs an update (FREE!) Register at https://www.uschamberfoundation.org/event/military-spouse-hiring-reception-colorado-springs-co to reserve your slot at this excellent networking event!  

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Oct 17

October 17, 2018

Challenge Aspen Military Opportunities – Winter ’18-’19

Retreats are open to any veteran or active duty member diagnosed with a physical and/or cognitive disability. CAMO pays for travel, lodging, professional ski/snowboard instruction, equipment rentals, lift tickets and most meals. Retreats are open to 10 or 12 participants. CAMO is hosting 8 open enrollment retreats! Retreats you can sign up for now:     Sarah Williams Volf Memorial Women’s Mountain Retreat December 1st – 6th, 2018   Learn to Ski/Snowboard/Skibike I December 10th – 15th, 2018   Couples Retreat I January…

Posted in Fun!, Military Appreciation, Sports Activities

Oct 17

October 17, 2018

Join the Conversation about the Experience of War

Are you a civilian interested in learning more about the experience of veterans in conflict and at home? Or are you a U.S. military veteran, refugee, or immigrant who has experience in conflict? Please join us for Still Coming Home: Conversations about the Experience of War. In collaboration with the Denver Veterans Writers Workshop, Colorado Humanities collected creative writing by Denver-area writers in the recently published anthology Still Coming Home: Denver Veterans Writing, which will be provided as a shared text to foster conversation. Talk with the authors, editors, and other community members…

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Oct 16

October 16, 2018

DAV Recruit Military Veterans Job Fair – 1Nov18

Attend this free hiring event where companies are hiring Veterans, transitioning Military Personnel, National Guard Members, Reserve Members, and Military Spouses! Thursday, November 1, 11am-3pm 1 Olympic Plaza, Colorado Springs, CO 80909 To register or for more details, visit RecruitMilitary.com/ColoradoSprings.

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Oct 12

October 12, 2018

Buckley AFB offers NAF Job Fair – 19Oct18

The 460 FSS will be holding its first NAF Job Fair on Friday, 19 October from 0900-1200 at the Panther Den. Bring a copy of your resume, and be prepared to interview on the spot with Hiring Managers. The following FSS hiring facilities will be represented: Child Development Centers (A-Basin and Crested Butte), Lodging, Community Center, Fitness Center, Outdoor Rec, ITT, and Youth Programs. Please submit your application online prior to the Job Fair. You can apply online at www.NAFJobs.org. This event is open to all…

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Oct 11

October 11, 2018

CONG Registration and Education Fair – 6-8Nov18

The Colorado National Guard Education and Incentives Office invites you to join its inaugural Registration and Education Fair November 6-8 JFHQ – 6848 S Revere Pkwy, Centennial, CO 80112 Meet with schools and learn about their programs. Enjoy free pizza lunch as well! Can’t attend in person? Lunch & Learn all three days via DCS!  NOV 6 at 11:30– College Basics Part 1 – Paying for college, Federal TA https://conference.apps.mil/webconf/3p8enx2qywe800fm2ho3wtogrmjoibfq  NOV 7 at 11:00— Local Area Schools -current trends, transition, and…

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Oct 11

October 11, 2018

Financial Planning Day for the Military – 10Nov18

 November 10th, 2018 from 9:00am-2:00pm  MSU Denver  Tivoli Student Union, 3rd floor  900 Auraria Pkwy  Denver, CO 80204   Join us for the Financial Planning Association (FPA) of Colorado’s free Denver Metro Military, Veteran and Family focused Financial Planning Day!  This no-cost event allows attendees to participate in one-on-one sessions with local CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals to provide advice on specific concerns or areas of interest to attendees. In addition, the day offers workshop and classroom style learning that will cover…

Posted in Community Event, Finances, Military Appreciation

Oct 10

October 10, 2018

Denver Broncos Tailgate Party at Buckley AFB – 28Oct18

USO Denver is looking for Broncos Fans to join us for a tailgate party on Sunday, October 28th! We’ll have food, games, and of course the Broncos vs the Kansas City Chiefs game on the big screens at the LDC on Buckley AFB. Everyone is welcome! All currently serving military members in all branches and components are invited along with their families (Military ID Required for access to Buckley AFB), though we do ask you to RSVP here: https://usodenver.ticketleap.com/broncos-tailgate/ so…

Posted in Child and Youth, Community Event, Fun!

Oct 10

October 10, 2018

Coping with Stress as a Military Couple – 17Oct18

Join Military OneSource for an Interactive Webinar, Coping with Stress as a Military Couple. Wednesday, October 17 from 12pm-12:45pm Facilitated by Mary Sanderfer and Devyn Stinnett All couples face a variety of stressors. Military couples may add deployments, frequent moves, and other aspects of military life to their list of challenges. In this video discussion, we will explore ways that people cope with stress and how that impacts relationships. No registration is required. Just access the event at https://connect.militaryonesourceconnect.org/iwebs/. 

Posted in Education, Military OneSource, Relationships

Oct 9

October 9, 2018

Corn Maze Autumn Adventure for Military Spouses – 20Oct18

Join USO Denver and other Military Spouses for a couple hours of fall fun and adventure and company as we connect with one another – Saturday, October 20 from 1pm-3:30pm. We’ll meet at the Corn Maze and get to know each other a little bit before teaming up to go through the corn maze and explore the other fall activities available at the Fritzler Farm Park (20861 Co Rd 33, La Salle, CO 80645). Register at https://usodenversalute2spouses.ticketleap.com/autumn-adventure/. Ticket cost will be covered…

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