Oct 20

October 20, 2017

Child & Youth Newsletter – Fall 2017

Check out our recap of the summer with our Guard youth as well as upcoming events and valuable resources. Want to get involved with our Guard Youth Program? Contact Lance or Kym: Lance Ellis, LCYPC 12200 E Briarwood Ave Ste #160, Centennial, CO 80112 Email: Lance.k.ellis2.ctr@mail.mil Office: (720)250-1195 Mobile: (303)524-5614 Kymberly Wheeler, CYPC 9510 Voyager Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO 80920 Email: Kymberly.d.wheeler.ctr@mail.mil Mobile: (303)549-6003 Office: (720)250-1412

Posted in Child and Youth

Oct 19

October 19, 2017

Return2Work Career Aptitude Assessment

Not sure where to begin your job search? Looking for more than the next job…looking for a career? Return2Work offers a free, online assessment tool to help you discover your best fit.

Posted in Employment

Oct 19

October 19, 2017

Veteran’s Day Specials

On Veteran’s Day, many organizations would like to thank you for your service. Below are six links for websites to check out some of these available offerings. Among them are a free oil change; free hair cut; free CPR training; 5%-25% off retailers like Bed, Bath, & Beyond; and many restaurant deals for free breakfast, lunch, dinner, or snacks! https://www.thebalance.com/veterans-day-free-meals-1357348 https://www.offers.com/veterans-day/ http://www.military.com/veterans-day/veterans-day-military-discounts.html http://www.operationwearehere.com/VeteransDayPromotions.html https://iveteransday.org/veterans-day-deals https://www.discountsoldier.com/2017-veterans-day-military-discounts/ * This is not an endorsement of any site or organization but merely an item…

Posted in Community Resource, Military Appreciation

Oct 18

October 18, 2017

Youth Costume Party Open House!

Enjoy refreshments, games, candy, music, and fun! Find out more about our Youth Program for Colorado National Guard Youth ages 6-18. November 4 6pm-8pm Colorado Springs Readiness Center – 9510 Voyager Pkwy, 80920 RSVP to kymberly.d.wheeler.ctr@mail.mil or 303-549-6003

Posted in Child and Youth, Fun!

Oct 18

October 18, 2017

Free Market at Elevation

Grand Opening of the Free Market at Elevation October 21st 9:00AM – 1:00PM The Free Market will be open on the first and third Saturdays of the month for people that need food. People can also come and serve in the market when it is open. Make sure that you click here https://www.facebook.com/ElevationFreeMarket/ so that you can be on the Free Market Facebook page where they will be posting job opportunities as well as other information.

Posted in Community Resource, Food

Oct 17

October 17, 2017

Recruit Military Virtual Career Fair – 24Oct17

On October 24th from 12 PM–4 PM MST, Recruit Military is hosting a virtual career fair focusing on career opportunities in the western states of AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NM, NV, OR, UT, WA, and WY. The event promises to provide a great option for Veterans and their Spouses to connect with organizations actively recruiting now! You can check out the companies participating and register for the event at http://RecruitMilitary.com/virtual/Oct-24-2017.

Posted in Employment

Oct 13

October 13, 2017

October 13 – Pass it on!

Check out what’s happening at Fort Carson! Highlights include the following events: 14 Oct – Bark against Violence 5K run/walk 4 Nov – Ski/Snowboard Expo Visit https://carson.armymwr.com/categories/community-events for more details.

Posted in Community Event, Government Resource

Oct 13

October 13, 2017

Aspen Snowmass Military Ski Week – 13-20DEC17

Challenge America, in conjunction with Aspen Skiing Company and Snowmass Tourism, is offering amazing discounts to the Military on lift tickets, lodging, and more the week of December 13-20, 2017. This week will also feature a John Denver Christmas Concert at the historic Wheeler Opera House in Aspen. To learn more, visit the event website: www.militaryskiweek.org. For a glimpse of the event, watch their promotional video at https://vimeo.com/235353818.

Posted in Community Event, Military Appreciation

Oct 11

October 11, 2017

4-H Incredible Wearables Science Experiment

10 slots are available for Guard Youth at the 2017 4-H Youth National Science Day Experiment: Incredible Wearables! Have you ever wanted to build something using technology? This year, teams will be working together to design their own fitness tracker. Find out what it’s like to be an engineer and use technology to solve real world problems. Check out a video at http://bit.ly/2017Experiment. Event includes lots of hands-on activities and pizza! Who: Anyone in grades 4-12 who wants to try out…

Posted in Child and Youth, Community Event

Oct 11

October 11, 2017

Von Miller Football 101 Women’s Clinic

October 16 Commerce City, CO 20 slots are available for the upcoming Von Miller Women’s Clinic for women in the Guard or Guard Spouses. Register at http://pro.camp/w1CAlfe. Event highlights include cocktail hour, a Covergirl makeover, and football basics with Von Miller.

Posted in Community Event, Military Appreciation