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Sep 28

September 28, 2017

Welcome Home and Remember Them Ride – 7OCT17

Join Steel Soldiers on a ride to the Colorado Freedom Memorial to celebrate the return of the 169 Field Artillery Brigade and commemorate comrades that have made the ultimate sacrifice. $10/bike (includes an official 2017 Steel Soldiers t-shirt)

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Sep 22

September 22, 2017

September 21 – Pass it on!

Take a look at what’s happening at Fort Carson

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Sep 22

September 22, 2017

USO Stuff the Truck Event – 29SEP17, 3:30pm-7:30pm

Friday, September 29, 3:30pm-7:30pm King Soopers: 15051 E 104th Ave, Commerce City, CO 80022 USO, in conjunction with King Soopers, is hosting a Stuff the Truck Event. The goal is to fill USO Denver Trucks with donated items: Dried Fruit/Raisins, Beef Jerky/Slim Jim’s, Granola/Cereal Bars, Fruit Cups/Apple Sauce, Jello/Pudding Cups, Nuts/Trail Mix, Fruit Snacks, Easy Mac Singles, Snack Cakes/Twinkies, Rice Krispie Treats, Cookies, Candy/Gum, Chips, Crackers/Cheez-Its, Chex Mix, Cracker Jack, Single-Serve Soups, Protein Bars, Bottled Water, Sports Drinks, Soda, and…

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Sep 22

September 22, 2017

MFLN Virtual Conference – Learning Through Change, 26-29SEP17

Join hundreds of other military family service providers, Cooperative Extension professionals and community agency representatives September 26-29 as we learn how to ADAPT to change, GROW through change and THRIVE in the midst of change. This will be four incredible days of free learning and networking you don’t want to miss! Visit https://militaryfamilies.extension.org/2017virtualconference/ for more information and to register. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: (click titles below for session description and details) Tuesday, September 26 11:00 am – 12:20 pm Eastern Keynote:…

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Sep 22

September 22, 2017

CU Volleyball Military Appreciation – FREE Tickets! 30SEP17

Visit www.CUBuffs.com/promo with Promo Code: THANKYOU to receive up to four free tickets for the CU Volleyball game, Saturday, September 30 @ 7pm vs Oregon.  

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Sep 19

September 19, 2017

Veterans Information Night – 27SEP17

Veteran Event: New Aurora VA Hospital/Benefits Heritage Eagle Bend 23155 E Heritage Parkway Aurora, CO 80016 Wednesday Sept. 27, 2017  6:00 – 8:30 PM Proposed Agenda: A. Pledge of Allegiance B. Speakers 1. Lead-in Speakers a. Francoise Bergan: Aurora Council Ward VI b. Angela Lawson, Mayor Pro Tem/At Large Council 2. VA Hospital a. Sally A. House-Hanfelder, Director, Eastern Co Health Care System b. Renaye Murphy, Director, Denver Regional Office c. Doctor (waiting for decision on speaker) Topic: Drugs (Kristen…

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Sep 13

September 13, 2017

Veterans Expo – September 15 in Aurora, CO

Info Sessions—VA Benefits, Employment & Financial Services  Family Community Resources:  Aurora Interfaith Community Services * Goodwill Industries* Aurora Strong Resilience Center * Strengthening Working Families Initiative (SWFI) * Certified Veterans Services Officers Healthcare:  Denver Vet Center * Metro Community Provider Network (MCPN) STURM Center * Colorado Access Services * DRCOG Employment:  Hire Local * LeaderQuest * AD Workforce Center Colorado Construction Careers Legal Services: Veterans Advocacy Project Financial Services:  Fitzsimons Federal Credit Union And MUCH More

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Sep 5

September 5, 2017

Emergency Preparedness Training – September 16, 8am-5pm

  EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS: An invaluable free training for the whole family ARE YOU READY? BE YOUR OWN HERO, SAVE YOURSELF! University of Colorado Denver/Assistive Technology Partners in collaboration with the El Paso County of Emergency Management is offering the first ever emergency preparedness training for transition-aged youth (14-25) with developmental disabilities, their family members and caregivers. (ASL Trainer provided for deaf and hard of hearing) You Will Learn • Emergency preparedness, specifically for persons with disabilities • What you need to do to get ready…

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Aug 25

August 25, 2017

August 24: Pass it On

  EXERCISE VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT US Army Garrison-Fort Carson is conducting a full-scale emergency response exercise Sept 6 and 7 and needs volunteers to help with set up and serve as role players for different pandemic scenarios.  Those interested in volunteering contact Joey Bautista at Joey Bautista, Fort Carson Volunteer Services Manager at 719-526-1082/526-4590. FORT CARSON CHILD SUPERVISION POLICY GATE 19 OPENING DELAYED Due to ongoing paving and road work caused by adverse weather conditions, the opening of Gate 19 is…

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Aug 25

August 25, 2017

Help those who help us – Volunteer for the USO!

USO Denver is excited to host their annual Salute to Military Service Golf Classic on Monday, September 18, 2017 at The Ridge at Castle Pines North. This tournament has historically been their largest fundraiser, allowing them to be a strong force behind the forces and continue their mission of keeping our nation’s military members connected to family, home and country, throughout their service. They have some fun new twists this year, great prizes, and a beautiful course. All they need now are some amazing…

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