Through Aug. 30

Summer Time Lunch

Samuel Adams Brewhouse will host Summer Time Lunch from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Friday until Aug. 30. The lunch is open to all. For more information, call 254-532-5073.

Sept. 5

5K Fun Run/Walk

The Hood Mobilization Brigade will host a 5K Fun Run/Walk at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 5 at North Fort Hood. The run is open to all active duty personnel and dependents. Race day registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. at Bldg. 56480. For more information, call 614-774-4959.

Sept. 7

Fight Night Watch Party

Samuel Adams Brewhouse is hosting a Fight Night Watch Party for UFC 242 starting at 7 p.m. Sept. 7. The event is free and open to all 18 and over.

Sept. 13

Golf Scramble

The Courses of Clear Creek will  host the Phantom Warrior Golf Scramble at 9 a.m. Sept. 13. This scramble is open to all. For more information, call 254-287-4130.

Sept. 14

Sprint Triathlon

A Sprint Triathlon is set for 8 a.m. Sept. 14 at Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area. Participants will be expected to swim 300 meters, bike 12 miles and run 5 kilometers.

The pre-registration cost is $15 for DoD members and $20 for non-DoD members. The cost is $20 for DoD members and $25 for non-DoD members on-site on race day.

Individual medals will be awarded to 1st through 3rd place in all men’s, and women’s age categories.

Pre-register at one of the following convenient physical locations on post:

• Leisure Travel Service

• Apache Arts and Crafts

• Sprocket Auto Crafts

• Sportsmen’s Center

Also, register online at For more information, call 254-285-5459.

Sept. 27

BOSS Single Soldiers Festival

Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers is hosting a Single Soldiers Festival for single Soldiers, single parents and unaccompanied Soldiers from noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 27 at Hood Stadium. The event is free and will include activities such as competitions, door prizes, music, challenges, food and team-building activities.


Le Tour de Hood

Sign up for classes for Le Tour de Hood Spin Cycle Challenge at Abrams Physical Fitness Center. The event will run until Dec. 20. Participants will attend spin classes and complete the seven mountain stages of the Tour de France. Each phase is around 80 miles. Participants will receive a prize each time they complete 100 miles. Complete all seven phases in the time frame and receive a T-shirt.

Cost is $3 for walk-ins and $45 for a 16-visit pass. Times are 8-9 a.m. and 5:30-6:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday, noon-1 p.m., Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and 9-10 a.m., the second and fourth Saturday of each month.

Teen Taxi

Need a ride?

Teen Taxi is an after school pick-up service that transports youth to designated Fort Hood Youth Centers Monday-Friday. This service is free and open to middle school children and high school teens who are eligible to attend Fort Hood Youth Centers.

Permission slips are required for this service. Stop by your respective youth center to pick them up.

Procedures for service include:

• Call designated youth center for taxi pick-up.

• CYS verifies registration and parent completes permission slip.

• Appropriate time and location of pick-up will be given to youth.

• Youth will be picked up at given location and delievered to designated youth center.

For more information, visit

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

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.

Threat awareness training

Training on Threat Awareness Reporting, Special Events, Antiterrorism Level 1, OPSEC, Ready Army Emergency Preparedness and Threat Information Sharing and Suspicious Activity Reporting is scheduled from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday in August.

Times will vary for each of the six subjects. The training will be conducted at Howze Auditorium.   

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.

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.

Equine Therapy

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.

Tobacco cessation classes

Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center’s Health Promotion office offers Freedom from Tobacco cessation classes every Wednesday at 9 a.m. for all active duty military, family members, retirees and Department of Defense employees. TRICARE beneficiaries do not need a referral to participate in the program.

Classes are held in the Health Promotion office located at the Army Wellness Center in Bldg. 12019, Old Ironsides Avenue and 31st Street, Suite 500. For more information, call 254-288-8488.