Leader Development Briefs
Security Force Assistance Brigade is holding Leader Development Briefs at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. today and Friday at Howze Auditorium. Interested Soldiers are encouraged to attend these information briefs and meet with the SFAB Recruiting Team who can facilitate accession in SFAB.
Boss Midnight Pool Party
Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers is hosting a Midnight Pool Party from 9 p.m.-midnight Friday at Patton Pool. A swimsuit competition and dance contest are planned for the event. Food an drinks will be available for purchase. Cost is $5 (cash only) and the event is open to all 18 and over. For more information, call 254-287-6116.
Car and Bike Show
The Exchange Car and Bike Show is set for 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Military Clothing Sales and Community Events Center parking lots. Bigfoot will make a special appearance at the event. Registration is underway. To register, call 254-532-2426.
Bow-Wow Meow Adoption Luau
The Fort Hood Animal Shelter is hosting Bow-Wow Meow Adoption Luau from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., June 1 at the Clear Creek Exchange. All adoptions are free.
June 3-Aug. 23
CYS Summer Camps
Registration is open for Child & Youth Services’ Summer Camps being held from June 3-Aug. 23. The camps are open to children from kindergarten to 12th grade. Log on to militarychildcare.com to enroll your child in the summer camps. For more information, call 254-287-8029, 254-285-6017, or 254-533-7706.
Industry Outreach Forum
Mission and Installation Contracting Command – Fort Hood, MICC-YUMA and the 901st Contracting Battalion invites all to the “Industry Outreach Forum.”
The forum is set for 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday at the Fort Hood Main Chapel. Event sign-in is at 7:30 a.m. During this event, the organization will provide the forecast for business opportunities for Fiscal Year 2019-2020. There is no fee to attend but registration is required. Online registration available at https://e.afit.edu/MR2q4NQ.
CRDAMC open house
The Centering Pregnancy program at Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center is holding an open house from 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m June 5 for Nov. 16-30 due dates. All expectant beneficiaries are invited to come and learn about the program, meet providers and connect with other expectant moms.To register, contact the Centering Pregnancy coordinator at 254-553-1554.
Movie block party
USO-Fort Hood will host its Movies on the Lawn: Block Party Edition from 7-10:30 p.m. June 7 (June 28-rain date) outside the USO-Fort Hood Center, Bldg. 1871, 50th St.
Join the USO for a night of food and fun with support from local vendors before the movie, with the movie starting after sunset. The parking lot will be closed off for vendors to set up, so please park in the memorial parking lot or across the street at III Corps. Camping chairs and blankets welcome. For more information, call 254-768-2770.
Four-Person Golf Scramble
The Fort Hood Garrison Commander Four-Person Golf Scramble at 9 a.m. June 7 at the Courses of Clear Creek. The event is open to all. For more information, call 254-287-4130.
Fight Night Watch Party
Samuel Adams Brewhouse is hosting a Boxing Fight Night Watch Party at 7 p.m. June 8. The event is free and open to all 18 and up.
Samuel Adams Brewhouse is hosting Sunset Soundz featuring a DJ and Brandy June 21. DJ will perform from 6:30-7:30 p.m. and will be followed with live music from 7:30-9 p.m. Other dates are planned for July 26 and Aug. 23.
CYS Instructional Programs are offering swimming lessons by American Red Cross certified instructors. Classes are available for various age groups. For more information, visit https://go.usa.gov.xn4rd.
Movie and laser tag trip
Join BOSS the first Saturday of the 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.
The single or unaccompanied service member category includes single service members, unaccompanied Soldiers and single parents. The event is free.
For more information, contact your BOSS representative or call 254-287-6116 or 312-737-6116.
With a focus on anxiety, depression, PTSD, deployment stress, addiction, relationship problems, and other mental health challenges, the Equine Therapy Program works to help clients reduce struggles faced and to increase the quality of lives.
The treatment team consists of a licensed mental health professional, an equine specialist and a horse. The horse serves as a mirror to the client’s inner emotions and allows a way to explore challenging situations in a safe environment, partnering in the transformation process. One hour sessions available Monday and Tuesday from 5-8 p.m. at Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area Ranch.
Cost is as follows:
• E1-E4: $20
• E5+: $25
• O1-O4: $35
• O5+: $40
• Non-military: $45
• Veterans: $25
Only available by appointment. Call 936-346-0350 for more information.
8-Ball Pool Tournament
Every first Thursday of the month, BOSS will host an 8-Ball Pool Tournament for single Soldiers at Samuel Adams Brewhouse. Cash prizes are given for first place. The cost is $5 and sign up begins at 6 p.m.
Fort Hood Certified Lifeguards can make $10.55 and up at Fort Hood and Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area. Applicants must be certified.
Age requirements are:
• 15 years and older for swimming pools on Fort Hood: 254-287-4648
• 17 years and older for waterfront Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area: 254-287-4907
• 18+ years for CYS Instructional Program: 254-287-4592
For more information or to get certified, visit https://bit.ly/2C5KkVM.
Free vanpool to Fort Hood
Free vanpool rides are available from Georgetown and Round Rock to Fort Hood for military service members and Department of Defense civilians. The vanpool operates for those with a work schedule of 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. For more information, call Tracee Franklin at 254-288-8957.