Feb. 13

Vendor’s Week

Leisure Travel Service is offering discounted tickets, giveaways and vendors from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 13 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Dallas-Lewisville For more information, call 254-287-7310, 254-532-5292 or 312-737-7310.

Feb. 14

Valentine’s Day Dance

Club Hood is hosting a Valentine’s Day Dinner and Dance from 6-9:30 p.m. Feb. 14. Cost is $39.95 per adult and reservations are required.  For more information, call 254-532-5073.

Dave and Busters trip

Join BOSS for a fun trip, arcade play and camaraderie at Dave and Busters. The event is set for, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Feb. 14, with the meet up at BOSS headquarters. Any single or unaccompanied service member is eligible. Individuals are responsible for payment of entry, activities, food, drinks and other. If interested in this or other BOSS events, call 254-287-6116.

Feb. 20

Black History Celebration

III Corps and Fort Hood will host its annual Black History Month Celebration at 11:30 a.m., Feb. 20 at the Phantom Warrior Center.

Retired Maj. Gen. Barrye Price will be the featured guest speaker of the event.

FEB. 21

Golf Scramble

This event begins at 9:00 a.m. at the Courses of Clear Creek and is a four-person team scramble event. Sign up today for a day of camaraderie, leisure, value and fun. Event is open to all. The cost is $35 per person, includes lunch. There is also a $5 optional mulligan. On-site day of play registration runs from 7:30-8:45 a.m.

Hood Howdy

Hood Howdy is a family friendly event, full of information about Fort Hood and the surrounding communities. The event is free and open to all and set for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 21 at Club Hood.

A multitude of activities are planned at Hood Howdy, while finding out about local schools, businesses, on and off-post agencies, housing and the Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare & Recreation. For more information, call 254-287-2007.

Feb. 22

Smash Bros Tournament

Join BOSS in a fun gaming tournament featuring Super Smash Bros. Whether you are a pro or just have some game join us as we award the top three gamers with a trophy for all the bragging rights. The event is set for Feb. 22 at BOSS headquarters.Cost is free and open to all single soldiers

Any single or unaccompanied service member is eligible. The single or unaccompanied service member category includes: single service members, unaccompanied Soldiers and single parents. For more information, call 254-287-6116, 254-245-4040 or 312-737-6116.

Through Feb. 29

Unlimited golf

The Courses of Clear Creek are offering unlimited golf until Feb. 29. Two options are available:

• Unlimited golf 1: Cost is $35. Participants can play all day. Price includes green fee, cart fee and daily lunch special.

• Unlimited golf 2: Cost is $25. Participants can play from noon to dusk. Price includes green fee and cart fee.

The event is open to all, runs Monday through Friday and is not valid on weekends, holidays and training holidays. For more information, visit hood.armyMWR.com.

March 7

Movie and Axe Throwing Trip

Join the Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers Program the first Saturday of the each month for one of the latest movies and axe throwing.

Any single or unaccompanied service member is eligible.

The event is set for March 7.

If interested in this or other BOSS events, call 254-287-6116, 254-245-4040 or 312-737-6116.

St. Patrick’s GlowTastic 5K

A St. Patrick’s GlowTastic 5K is set for 7:30 p.m. March 7 at Samuel Adams Brewhouse.

Cost is $20 for DoD members and $25 for non-DoD members through March 5. Otherwise, cost is $25 for DoD members and $30 for non-DoD members on site on race day.

For more information, visit https://hood.armymwr.com.

ONGOING

Total Body Boot Camp

Test your fitness with a full body cardio and strength conditioning workout from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Ironhorse Physical Fitness Center.

The 45-minute workout class is composed of a variety of different exercises and equipment that will help build strength, endurance and speed.

Fort Hood Tax Center

The Fort Hood Tax Center is the yearly program run through the Legal Assistance Office, providing tax preparation services to Soldiers, family members and retirees.

 Unit readiness revolves around Soldier readiness. Preparing tax returns for Soldiers and their dependents will improve unit readiness and keep Soldiers’ focused on their mission

FHTC will be open through April 15. Hours are 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday. FHTC is closed on Saturday, Sunday, all federal holidays and III Corps training holidays. Individuals should contact the FHTC to schedule an appointment rather than trying to walk in.

The FHTC main information phone number is 254-288-7995.

MWR Patron Expansion

The Department of Defense has expanded a selection of its programs and services to:

• Purple Heart recipients

• Former Prisoners of War

• All veterans with service-connected disabilities

• Individuals approved and designated as the primary family caregivers of eligible veterans enrolled under the Department of Veterans Affairs Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers.

Members will be provided access to: Golf courses, bowling centers, restaurants, clubs, equipment rentals, recreational lodging, kennels, auto skills and resorts. Programs and services may vary per installation.

MWR Category A activities including fitness centers, libraries and child development programs are not included in the eligibility. For more information, visit http://bit.ly/2TtjYqi.

Leisure Travel Services

Check out Leisure Travel Services for special military discounted rates to Six Flags, Medieval Times, Schlitterbahn, Sea World and more. For more information, call 254-287-7310.

Movie and laser tag trip

Join BOSS the first Saturday of each month for one of the latest movies and a game of laser tag at BOSS headquarters. Any single or unaccompanied service member is eligible. For more information, contact your BOSS at 254-287-6116 or 312-737-6116.

Before and After School Care

Register now for Before and After School Care by visiting Child & Youth Services Parent Central Services or by calling 254-287-8029. There are immediate openings for kinder-5th grade youth. You can also contact CYS centers by contacting:

• Kouma SAC: 254-285-6017

• Walker SAC: 254-287-7950

• Montague SAC: 254-553-7662

• Muskogee SAC: 254-533-7706

• Venable SAC: 254-616-5943