Aug 10

August 10, 2018

Responding to Your Relationships – 17Sep18

Join this FREE one-day session to learn how to best be prepared to respond to others, taking the time and care to be proactive about your response to relationships. Refresh your toolbox with proven skills for capitalizing on healthy connections among friends, family members, and romantic partners. Monday, September 17 – 8:30am-4:30pm Buckley AFB Register at https://www.myrelationshipcenter.org/workshops/responding-to-your-relationships-(2).  This event is intended for single Service Members (active duty, reserve, and retired). If you’d like to find out more about The Center for…

Posted in Relationships, Resilience, Training

Aug 10

August 10, 2018

Teen Resiliency Training Retreat – 7-9Sep18

Join other CONG Youth for a weekend Resiliency Training Retreat! We’ll spend the weekend at Ponderosa Retreat Center near Larkspur, meeting new friends, enjoying team building activities, and learning resiliency skills at this beautiful mountain camp location. To RSVP, simply email Lance Ellis (lance.k.ellis2.ctr@mail.mil) with your teen’s name, age, and branch affiliation. He will send out a final confirmation to all registrants 3 days prior to the trip that will contain final trip details. Spaces for this retreat will fill…

Posted in Child and Youth, Teen Leadership

Aug 10

August 10, 2018

USO Offering FREE Rapids Tickets – 11Aug18

USO Denver has received a large quantity of tickets for the Colorado Rapids MLS Game on Saturday 8/11 at 7pm at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. If you are 100% able to attend, please register for tickets (max 6 per family). This is not a drawing, if you are able to register for tickets, you’ll receive them. Please be sure to attend if you request tickets. All tickets are donated and tracked by the donors; if they are spoken for but…

Posted in Community Event, Fun!

Aug 8

August 8, 2018

Bronco Ticket Drawing for Saturday’s Pre-Season Game – 11Aug18

USO Denver has 1 pair of tickets to the Broncos Pre-Season Game this Saturday, August 11th at 7pm vs the Minnesota Vikings. Since we only have 2 tickets, the only way to fairly decide who gets them is to do a drawing. Here’s how it will work: First, please check your schedule and commit to attending the game if you’re the lucky winner of the tickets Second, register for the drawing at http://usodenver.ticketleap.com/nfldrawing/. This opportunity is for Currently Serving Active…

Posted in Community Event, Fun!

Aug 7

August 7, 2018

All About Autos – 15-17Aug18

Teens ages 13-18 are invited to join us for our 2nd annual “All About Autos” series. We had a great time learning, doing, and playing last year, so it’s worth repeating. This series is designed to teach soon-to-be and new drivers some very important aspects of automobile operation and care. Night one will be classroom education to include Choice Point records, claims, safe driving practices, and other important topics. On the 2nd night, they will meet at a real-world garage…

Posted in Child and Youth

Aug 3

August 3, 2018

Senator Bennet’s Staff Holding Office Hours – 21Aug18

Do you need help with the IRS, Social Security Administration, VA, or another federal agency? Do you have a suggestion for an action Congress could take to help your family or community? If so, then you are invited to meet with Constituent Advocate, Kwon Atlas, on August 21. Kwon will be meeting one-on-one with constituents at Candis’ Coffee Table (236 E Bridge St) in Brighton on August 21 from 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. DATE: Tuesday, August 21 from 1:30…

Posted in Community Event, Government Resource

Jul 31

July 31, 2018

Military Appreciation Night with the CO Rapids – 11Aug18

Colorado Rapids vs San Jose Earthquakes Saturday, August 11 – Kickoff at 7pm Dick’s Sporting Goods Park Tickets are $25, which includes fees, taxes, and parking To purchase, visit http://www.rapidstix.com/milapp2018. Everyone who purchases will have the opportunity to go onto the track around the field to watch the Rapids warm up!

Posted in Community Event, Fun!, Military Appreciation

Jul 31

July 31, 2018

RSP Newsletter – August 2018

Take a look at what’s going on in the Recruit Sustainment Program (RSP)! Have a family member in RSP? Join us for an upcoming info/Q&A session: Saturday, August 4 at 2pm 8724 Frank Baldwin, CTS Bldg 9120, Fort Carson -OR- Tuesday, August 14 at 6:30pm 5275 Franklin St, Denver, CO 80216 Have questions? Contact Henry Hernandez, the Family Assistance Specialist for RSP. Henry Hernandez Jr. 720-250-2773 henry.hernandez108.ctr@mail.mil

Posted in Family Assistance

Jul 31

July 31, 2018

Soldiers’ Angels Mobile Food Distribution – 10Aug18

Soldiers’ Angels Hunger Relief Program will be hosting a Mobile Food Distribution to supply low-income veteran families with food assistance. When: Friday, August 10, 2018 from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm Where: Elks Lodge, 3690 S. Jason Street, Englewood, CO 80110 You MUST sign up ahead of time by visiting the link button below: Click Here to Sign Up: https://denvermobilefooddistribution.cmail20.com/t/j-l-ntktdo-ykhkvdruk-r/

Posted in Community Event, Family Assistance, Food, Uncategorized

Jul 31

July 31, 2018

FREE Admission to all State Parks in August for Military

Active duty, Veterans, and National Guard members are admitted free into Colorado’s state parks during the month of August. The Service Member or Veteran must show proof of military service (photo ID or DD-214) to receive this benefit. All other applicable park fees such as camping or fishing would still apply. Pick up your August Military Pass Any state park office or Colorado Parks and Wildlife office can issue a free August pass. Additional Military Benefits Each November 11, Veterans…

Posted in Community Resource, Fun!, Military Appreciation