May 3

May 3, 2016

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Sears Grand Family & Friends Event

**This is not an endorsement of any organization, but an item of general interest to the members of CONG** SEARS GRAND FAMILY & FRIENDS EVENT SPONSORING HEROES AT HOME PROGRAM

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May 3

May 3, 2016

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OCS Field Guide Invitation

Have you ever considered the idea of attending the OCS program but had questions or concerns about it or didn’t really know where to go for information?  I would like to personally extend an invitation to you to attend one of our OCS Field Exercises during our June 2016 drill weekend. This event will take place on Saturday June 4th from 0700-2130. This will be a perfect opportunity to drill side-by-side with the current OCS Candidates as well as with…

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May 2

May 2, 2016

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Give An Hour Resource

**This is not an endorsement of any organization, but an item of general interest to the members of the CONG** Why is Give an Hour joining Change Direction? What does it mean? How can you help? Give an Hour has harnessed a network of generous and compassionate providers across the United States who use their expertise to provide free, quality mental health care to service members, veterans, their families, and their communities.

Posted in Community Event, Community Resource

Apr 29

April 29, 2016

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POSTPONED! – Military Family Multisport Day!

**This is not an endorsement of any organization, but an item of general interest to the members of the CONG** POSTPONED! ADAPTIVE ADVENTURES PRESENTS: MILITARY MULTIPART AND FAMILY DAY MAY 5th 3-7pm Roxborough Cove – Chatfield State Park climb paddle cycle or sail

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Apr 29

April 29, 2016

Apr 28

April 28, 2016

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POSTPONED! – Teal Ribbon Run

The 5K Teal Run/Walk scheduled for 0900 tomorrow at Buckley AFB for Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month has been postponed, due to inclement weather.   We are working on rescheduling the run and will push out the new date, time and place once finalized. Don’t miss out on the Fourth Annual Teal Ribbon Run Friday, 29 April 2016 Buckley AFB  

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Apr 26

April 26, 2016

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Denim Day! – Don’t Forget

DON’T FORGET!   WHY JEANS? “For the past 17 years, Peace Over Violence has run its Denim Day campaign on a Wednesday in April in honor of Sexual Violence Awareness Month. The campaign was originally triggered by a ruling by the Italian Supreme Court where a rape conviction was overturned because the justices felt that since the victim was wearing tight jeans she must have helped her rapist remove her jeans, thereby implying consent. The following day, the women in…

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Apr 22

April 22, 2016

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Pass it on… Colorado Springs Newsletter

Find out what is happening in the Colorado Springs Area ADVISORY:  AIE 2+ UPDATE The Fort Carson AIE2+ upgrades are moving forward and are anticipated to be completed around May 21. The initial roll out of the system at the installation gates and Visitor Control Center is currently scheduled for May 23. At that time the Directorate of Emergency Services/Security and Access Control Division will begin issuing the new Installation Access Control Cards and Passes that are capable of being…

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Apr 22

April 22, 2016

Flick N Float

Flick N’ Float

Come join us at the Fountain Fort Carson High School Pool for a Flick N’ Float! We play a PG movie while you swim! Snacks and drinks are available for purchase! Located at the FOUNTAIN VALLEY YMCA.     Select the Date and Time Below for the Accompanying Flyer   FRIDAY, APRIL 22ND  7PM-9PM FRIDAY, MAY 6TH 7PM-9PM FRIDAY, MAY 20TH 7PM-9P  

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Apr 22

April 22, 2016

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National Park Week May Be Coming To An End But….

National Park Week ends Sunday, April 24th but… YOU QUALIFY FOR A FREE ANNUAL PARK PASS   Below is information on the Annual Military Pass for National Parks and Recreational Lands Pass directly from nps.gov Please note: All information below is for National Park Passes, not State Parks Overview of the Annual Pass for US Military and Their Dependents Free Available to US military members and the dependents of deployed military in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard,…

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