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Jun 20

June 20, 2018

Vietnam Veteran Commemoration Ceremony – 8Aug18

Join Volunteers of America for a special ceremony commemorating Vietnam Veterans. When: Wednesday, August 8 from 11am-2pm Where: Volunteers of America – Bill Daniels Veteran Services Center (1247 Santa Fe Dr, Denver, CO 80204) Apply: If you served in the Vietnam era (1955-1975) and are interested in receiving a Service Lapel Pin and attending the ceremony, please complete the application at www.voacolorado.org/vietnam or sign up at the Bill Daniels Veteran Services Center. Questions? Contact Brendan Gottlieb at bgottlieb@voacolorado.org or 303-901-3438….

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Jun 13

June 13, 2018

Military Appreciation Day at the U.S. Senior Open

In appreciation for your service, Active Duty, Retirees, Active Reserve, and Veterans of any branch of service and immediate dependents receive complementary admission on Monday, June 25 for Military Appreciation Day and 50% off gallery ticket options for the remainder of the week. All Military Ticket holders also receive complimentary admission into The Bunker Hospitality Suite, featuring complimentary food and beverage (located behind the 18th green). Visit http://2018ussenioropen.com/tickets/ for more information.

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Jun 7

June 7, 2018

Military Appreciation Day at Florissant Fossil Beds

POC: Jeff Wolin Lead Interpreter Florissant Fossil Beds N.M. (719) 748 – 3253  extension 202 Saturday June 30, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM On Saturday, June 30, Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument will be hosting a Military Appreciation Day for the military community. All US Active Duty Military and their families will receive a free pass to all national parks and monuments in the United States. Throughout the day, the Monument will be offering ranger guided programs.  In addition, there will…

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Jun 6

June 6, 2018

OPERATION PURPLE FAMILY RETREATS

Operation Purple Family Retreats® are free, three-day retreats for families who have recently experienced a deployment. Enjoy the outdoors and fun activities that strengthen and renew family bonds. YMCA CAMP SHADY BROOK DECKERS, CO | AUG 10–12, 2018 Strengthen family ties, become part of a community of military families and make memories that last a lifetime. Families will participate in a wide variety of fun and exciting programs, from kayaking, canoeing, archery, and everything in between! APPLY TODAY www.MilitaryFamily.org 2018 Deckers-CO-Flyer

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May 18

May 18, 2018

FREE Bandimere Speedway Tickets offered by USO Denver

Bandimere Speedway – 3051 S Rooney Rd, Morrison, CO 80465 Saturday, May 26 (Registration is open! First-come, First-served.) Greetings from USO Denver! We have tickets available for some of Bandimere Speedway’s Drag Racing Events this season! The first event is NEXT Saturday, May 26th the King Street/VDRA/Stick Shift/Pro Street Event. Please remember we ask that you are 100% able to attend, and be committed once you’ve registered for tickets (max 4 per family for these events). Please be sure to…

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May 18

May 18, 2018

Military Appreciation Weekend at the Denver Aquarium!

Join us as we honor all branches of the military during this special weekend! Buy One Aquarium Exhibit Pass, Get One Free! 700 Water St, Denver, CO 80211 Friday, May 18 – Sunday, May 20 Valid for all military with an active military ID or VA ID card. Must purchase one Aquarium Exhibit Pass at regular price ($20.99) to get one of same or lesser value free. Aquarium Exhibit Pass includes access to the Adventure Exhibit only. Does not include…

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May 11

May 11, 2018

Military Spouse Appreciation Day – 11May18

On Military Spouse Appreciation Day we honor the contributions and sacrifices made by military spouses. Their commitment and support help to keep our country safe. America’s military spouses are the backbone of the families who support our troops during mission, deployment, reintegration and reset. Military spouses are silent heroes who are essential to the strength of the nation, and they serve our country just like their loved ones. In celebration of Military Spouse Appreciation Day, the armed forces have special events and programs to inform,…

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May 9

May 9, 2018

WWII Historical Live Fire – 11Aug18

10th Mountain Division Living History Display Group will be conducting a historical Live Fire range to allow Soldiers of the COARNG and the general public to fire weapons used by the 10th MTN Division during WWII. Location: Ben Lomond Gun Club in Ramah, CO  Date: August 11, 2018 Cost: $55 to cover your ammo Weapons include M1 Rifle, M1 Submach, M3 Submach, M1918, M1919, M1903, M1897, 0.38 SPL, M1917, M1911 To reserve a spot in this event, send an email to…

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May 8

May 8, 2018

Colorado Freedom Memorial – 26May18

Saturday, May 26 from 8am-2pm Colorado Freedom Memorial – 756 Telluride St, Aurora, CO 80011 Join us for Colorado Freedom Memorial’s 5th Anniversary! You only get one chance to celebrate a 5th Anniversary, and the Colorado Freedom Memorial’s ceremony this year will be one to remember. The day will start with a pancake breakfast at 8:30am and include military static displays and surprise guests. Then at 10am, the 5th annual Colorado Remembers event will include a tribute to the 100th…

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Apr 25

April 25, 2018

Armed Forces Recognition Luncheon

The 42nd Annual Armed Forces Recognition Luncheon honors all military personnel, active duty, National Guard and Reserve, from throughout the Denver Metro area, May 4, 2018. An awardee will selected from three junior enlisted finalists of each service, by component, and a civilian in the community who has made extraordinary contributions to the military. The keynote speaker is Brig. Gen. (retired) Ronald L. Huntley, former commander, Aerospace Data Facility – Colorado. Date: May 4, 2018 Time: 11:30 AM – 1:30…

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