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Feb 14

February 14, 2018

Vets on Ice – 17Feb18

The Patriot Anglers (501c nonprofit organization) is hosting their annual Vets on Ice event this Saturday, February 17th with a kickoff at 0900 at Georgetown Lake. This free day of ice fishing is for veterans and current military members to include their families. Equipment and a BBQ lunch will be provided. Please RSVP at For more information contact MAJ Jason Reed at 720-234-0742.

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Jan 25

January 25, 2018

Military Appreciation Night with the Buffs!

The University of Colorado – Boulder is offering four free tickets for their upcoming women’s basketball game versus Washington State. Visit and enter THANKYOU as the promo code. Then click on the WSU game and enter how many tickets you’d like (max of 4). The tickets will be delivered to your email.

Posted in Community Event, Fun!, Military Appreciation, Sports Activities

Jan 19

January 19, 2018

YMCA Mission 623 – Military Getaways!

Mission 623 provides a rejuvenating family experience through the YMCA of the Rockies’ Military Getaway Package, which is intended for Families who are facing deployment or reconnecting after returning home from Active duty (which means National Guard Families are always eligible!). The Military Getaway Package provides two nights of family bonding in either of their lodges (Snow Mountain Ranch at Granby or Estes Park Center), six family meals shared together, and many free and affordable family activities on the YMCA…

Posted in Fun!, Military Appreciation, Resilience

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 or 303-549-6003

Posted in Child and Youth, Fun!

Apr 21

April 21, 2017

Fishing Expedition by Patriot Anglers

Who: Veterans Fishing Expedition by Patriot Anglers What: Free Fishing Expedition When: Friday, May 5 – Sun. May 7, 2017 Where: San Juan River and Navajo Reservoir, New Mexico Equipment, lodging and meals provided. See flyer for more information. *** The following may be of interest to CONG members and is neither a solicitation nor an official endorsement on behalf of the CONG ***

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Apr 11

April 11, 2017

Buckley AFB Hearts Apart Event

Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 11:30am-1:30pm Sky Zone: 9851 S. Parker Rd. Parker, CO Each family will receive free admission to the trampoline park for 60 min of jump time (sky sox included). Free pizza and soda will be served in a private room after jump time!! This Hearts Apart Event is open to all immediate family members who have a loved one currently deployed, TDY, or on a remote tour as well as those members who have returned from a…

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Apr 6

April 6, 2017

Operation Purple Mini-Camp

Mini-camp is a shortened camp week designed for younger campers between the ages of 6 to 8! Each action-packed day is filled with adventure and friendship while your camper does activities they have chosen based on their interests! Mornings might be dedicated to pursuits like archery, kayaking, swimming at the waterfront, orienteering, arts and crafts and Ga-Ga ball just to name a few. All-camp games, night hikes and, of course, roasting s’mores by the campfire (and more!) await campers in…

Posted in Fun!, Military Appreciation, Parenting

Mar 28

March 28, 2017

Military Father Daughter Ball

A MAGICAL NIGHT FOR FATHERS & DAUGHTERS Saturday, June 10, 2017 All Service Branches Welcome The Antlers Hotel 4 South Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 5:30 p.m. — 9:30 p.m. (Doors open at 4:00 p.m.) Cost: $60/Couple E-5 and below; $70/Couple all others $30 for each additional daughter Admission includes a light dinner and a dance Please RSVP online due to limited seating.   **This is not an endorsement but an item of general interest to members of the…

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Mar 23

March 23, 2017

2017 YMCA Mother Daughter Tea Party!

“BECOMING A PRINCESS OF KINDNESS” Saturday, May 13, 2017 SOUTHEAST ARMED SERVICES YMCA Community Room A & B 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Please join us for the 7th annual Joyce Bullard Military Mother & Daughter Princess Tea. A dress-up affair with a surprise visit by Fairy Godmother. Please bring your camera. Financial assistance is available through the Y Assist Program. For more information please call contact Drew Aquino, Military Outreach Director at or 719.622.9622. Register online at January 1 thru May 7 2017…

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Mar 8

March 8, 2017

Sixth Annual Run As One

Join Team Rubicon, Team Red, White and Blue, and The Mission Continues for the Sixth Annual Run As One. Run As One is held in honor of Marine veteran Clay Hunt, an original member of Team Rubicon, Mission Continues Fellow, Wounded Warrior Project Alum, and avid sportsman, who took his own life after battling PTSD and depression. Clay was an active participant in many veteran organizations and the event serves as a celebration of the networks that empower, unite, and enrich the lives of veterans. It is a…

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