Jun 12

June 12, 2018

CTU Patriot Scholarship – 1 week left to apply!

Colorado Technical University will award 50 full scholarships to positively impact the lives of the extraordinary men and women whose lives have been altered due to injury while serving in the United States Armed Forces. Eligibility: Active Duty members or Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces with a service-connected disability Spouses and unmarried dependent children of U.S. Service Members with a service-connected disability Caregivers/non-medical assistants of a Service Members with a service-connected disability Applications will be accepted through June 20,…

Posted in Education, Scholarships

Jun 12

June 12, 2018

Dash the Distance 12K at Buckley AFB

Join other Service Members and Families for this fun fitness event! 12K Run Friday, June 15 at 0730 Call the fitness center to register: 720-847-6679.

Posted in Community Event, Fun!, Health

Jun 8

June 8, 2018

FREE Father’s Day Rafting & Sky Trek Adventure

FREE Father’s Day Rafting & Sky Trek Adventure (Colorado Adventure Center) Sponsored by the Buckley Chapel Protestant Community June 17th (Father’s Day) 0800 – 1600 Open to all military fathers & their children Requirements Minimum Age – 6 years Minimum Weight – 50 lbs / Max – 250 lbs Meet at the Buckley Chapel Foyer Area Brief Devotional will be provided Transportation & lunch included For more information call 720-847-4631 Jason M. Bravard, SSgt, USAF jason.bravard@us.af.mil 460 Space Wing/Buckley Chapel…

Posted in Community Event, Fun!

Jun 8

June 8, 2018

RSP Newsletter – June 2018

Take a look at this month’s RSP Newsletter, including resources and opportunities for those who are new to the Guard. Questions? Contact Henry Hernandez: Henry Hernandez RSP Family Assistance Specialist Denver Armory – 5275 Franklin St, Denver, CO 80216 Office: 720-25-2773 Cell: 303-905-0009 henry.hernandez108.ctr@mail.mil

Posted in Family Assistance

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…

Posted in Community Resource, Military Appreciation, Uncategorized

Jun 7

June 7, 2018

Employment Fair on June 21

POC: Dallas Blaney, PhD Director of Operations PO Box 4467 207 Basalt Center Circle, Suite 104 Basalt, CO 81621 (970) 279-1323 Employment Flyer basic PDF Hosted by Challenge America and Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center, this Employment Fair offers amazing opportunities for the military community to connect with area employers, all of whom have multiple rewarding career opportunities to fill. The first 50 job seekers to attend the event will receive a FREE pair of tickets to Nashville Comes to The…

Posted in Community Resource, Employment

Jun 7

June 7, 2018

FREE Writing Retreat for Female Veterans – Deadline June 11

POC: Silas Binkley, MA Education Program Manager Heart J Center for Experiential Learning Sylvan Dale Ranch: 970-344-9910 The Heart-J Center for Experiential Learning Presents: Warriors Write! A Writing Retreat for Female Veterans Warriors Write! Female Veterans Retreat 2018 4 nights at Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch – July 15 – 19, 2018 Free for 16 Veterans! Warriors Write! is hosted by 501(c)3 non-profit the Heart-J Center for Experiential Learning https://www.heartjcenter.org/, and serves female veterans in Colorado with a blend of creativity, wellness,…

Posted in Community Resource

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

Posted in Child and Youth, Fun!, Military Appreciation, Summer Camps

Jun 5

June 5, 2018

1st Annual Back to School Bash!

 Colorado Army National Guard Family Programs Presents:   1st Annual Back to School Bash  July 21st, 2018 12pm-3pm 9510 Voyager Parkway Colorado Springs, CO 80920    School supplies, backpacks, refreshments, driving simulators, child safety kits and more!!  For more information contact:  Kymberly Wheeler at kymberly.d.wheeler.ctr@mail.mil or 720-250-1412  Jenny Morgan at jenny.e.morgan.ctr@mail.mil or 720-250-4885   Registration @: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KGHGRQB  Back to school flyer

Posted in Child and Youth

May 31

May 31, 2018

SCFD Community Free Day, Sunday, June 3, 2018

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science invites you, your staff and their families to our SCFD Community Free Day this Sunday, June 3rd for our annual Space Day Celebration. The Museum is open from 10:00a.m. to 5:00p.m. Please see below for the schedule of activities. http://www.dmns.org/plan-your-visit/scfd-free-days/ SCFD Community Free Day, Sunday, June 3, 2018 Celebrating Space Day Make a Gum Drop Spacecraft with Sierra Nevada and American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Level 1, Morgridge Family Exploration Center, 10…

Posted in Child and Youth, Community Event