Members of the greater Fort Hood community 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. Friday at Fort Hood Community Event Center. The event 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.
A Sprint Triathlon is set for 8 a.m. Saturday 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.
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.