The Courses of Clear Creek will host the Garrison Commander’s Golf Scramble at 9 a.m. Friday. This four-person scramble is open to all. Cost is $40 per person and $5 optional mulligans.
Registration is set for 7:30-8:45 a.m. Friday. For more information, call 254-287-4130.
Fight Night Watch Party
Samuel Adams Brewhouse is hosting a Fight Night Watch Party for UFC 242 starting at 7 p.m. Saturday. The event is free and open to all 18 and over.
Be Your Own Boss workshop
Take the first step and attend this 5-day beginner business start-up workshop from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 9-Sept. 13 at Oveta Culp Hobby Soldier and Family Readiness Center. There will be three scholarships awarded to receive business coaching, which will be awarded at the Shark Tank.
The event is open to active duty service members, retirees and military spouses.
Participants are engouraged to register by Friday since space is limited.
For more information, call 254-526-1788.
A Saving, Investing and Avoiding Scams seminar is set for 10-11:30 a.m. Sept. 12 at Financial Readiness, Bldg. 36000, Darnall Loop, 2nd Floor.
Lori Schock, director of the Office of Investor Education and Advocacy U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission, will be on hand to discuss: savings and investing strategies, planning for retirement, tips for avoiding fraud and digital assets/cryptocurrency.
The event is free and open to active duty, retirees, Department of Defense civilians, family members and agency representatives.
For more information or to reserve a seat, call 254-553-3101.
Disability awareness event
Soldiers, civilians, veterans, retirees, family members and everyone else are invited to “The Right Talent, Right Now” event as part of National Disability Awareness Month. The event is set for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 13 at Fort Hood Community Event Center.
The event is open to the public and will feature information about assistive technologies, electronic accommodations, disabilities A to Z, reasonable accommodations for disabilities, employment and benefits and more.
For more information, call 254-287-3602 or 254-287-0245
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.
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 http://bit.ly/2ZjA4SG. For more information, call 254-285-5459.
BOSS Single Soldiers Festival
Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers is hosting a 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.
NAF Vehicle Auction
NAF Vehicle Auction is set for 8 a.m. Oct. 12 at Yard 26. Organizers will auction off unclaimed impounded vehicles until everything is sold. A a standard live auction format with open bidding will be used. All sales are final “as is, where is, no warranty.” Cash, credit and checks accepted.
The event is open to the public. Cost is $3 (cash only) includes bidding card and auction listing
Online auction listing will be available closer to the event date
Early registration and vehicle viewing is set for 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 7-11, Monday-Friday at Yard 36.
On-site registration available at 7 a.m. Oct. 12 with auction starting promptly at 8 a.m.
For more information, call 254-287-2725.
BLORA Nature in Lights is hosting Saddle Night, a guided trail ride through a partial trail of lights, at 6 p.m. Nov. 9. Cost is $40 per ride (personal horse and proof of negative Coggins test required). The event is open to all, but space is limited. For more information or to make a reservation, call 254-394-5018.
Nature in Lights
BLORA’s annual holiday light display, Nature in Lights, runs from 5:30-11 p.m. Nov. 15-Jan. 5. The event is open to all and includes Santa’s Village and Santa’s Depot. Discount tickets are available through Nov. 14.
For more information, call 254-287-2523.
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.
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 hood.army.mwr.com.