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.
Father’s Day Thursday
Let Dad relax. All the dads are invited to Father’s Day Thursday at 3-9 p.m. June 13 at Samuel Adams Brewhouse
The event will have a DJ, karaoke, pool tournment with a $100 1st place winner, live trivia with a $100 1st place winner, along with free chicken wings, meatballs, chips and salsa while supplies last. The event is free and open to all. For more information, call 254-532-5073.
Mega Career Fair
A Mega Career Fair is set for 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 18 at Club Hood. Employers from local, state and national levels will attend looking to recruit new workers. For more information, go to https://www.facebook.com/FortHoodSFLTAP/.
LGBT celebration event
III Corps, Fort Hood and Darnall Medical Center are hosting a celebration as part of LGBT Pride Month. The event will feature a Soldier panel and performance by Dekota Blu. The celebration is set for 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 20 at the Phantom Warrior Center.
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.
Lazy Days of Summer
Lazy Days of Summer is set for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. June 22 at Oveta Culp Hobby Soldier & Family Readiness Center.
Activities will include cookie decorating, free pet adoption, escape rooms, painting with resilience, United through reading, pictures with Elmo, agency information and refreshments.
The event is free and open to the post community.
Register by calling 254-288-2794 or online at https://www.facebook.com/FHFamilyPrograms.
The evening of June 29, boots will be on display for 24 hour/day the annual Boot Memorial observance at Sadowski Field. Boots will remain until July 7.
A Remembrance Run 5K Run/Walk is set for 7 a.m. June 29 at Sadowski Field. The run is free and open to all. Registration is required to participate.
To pre-register online, go to http://bit.ly/2EVWZvX. On-site registration will also be available on race day at 6-6:45 a.m. For more information, call 254-285-5459.
Rockin’ Fest is set for 9 a.m.-noon June 29 at Sadowski Field.
The event is free and open to all.
Festivities will include: Face painting, arts and crafts, games, music/ DJ, bounce and water inflatables, child safety demos and free food while supplies last.
For more information, call 254-287-6745.
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.
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.
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.