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Posted: Wednesday, October 2, 2013 4:30 am

Through May 23

WINGS support group: Group meets at the Spiritual Fitness Center Building 12012 from 5 to 9:30 p.m. on the 3rd and 4th Fridays of each month, in partnership with the Fort Hood Chaplains’ Office and the Family Advocacy Program. Free potluck dinner, drinks and group material, as well as free childcare. Call Sandy and Dean Fulkerson at 281-904-7737.

Thursday

Kids Mini Trooper Demo: from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Military Clothing and Sales.

Friday

Preschool Story Time: Enjoy stories, songs and a craft on a weekly theme from 10 to 11 a.m. in Room 156 of Casey Memorial Library annex. Day cares and homeschoolers are welcome.

Saturday

Oktoberfest 2013: from 5 to 10 p.m. at the Sportsmen’s Center Pavilion, Building 1937 on 53rd Street. Oktoberfest will feature delicacies and a variety of beers, available for purchase, along with an animal adoption fair, tailgating games, live music and a multitude of activities including the Beer Stein Strongman Competition. Children’s activities include a pumpkin patch, face painting and arts and crafts. This event is free and open to all ages. Call 254-288-7835.

Oktoberfest: The Class Six will host a celebration from 4 to 7 p.m. Enjoy free brats and taste the seasonal selections for fall.

Friday through Oct. 10

Still Serving: Col. Cork, author of “Sir, I Can Explain,” will be at the Clear Creek Main Exchange from 11:30 to 5 p.m. Monday.

Sunday

NFL Sunday Ticket: Each Sunday, during football season, go to Backbone NCO Lounge, Building 194 on 37th Street, and watch your favorite NFL teams play for free. The facility boasts 14, 42-inch TV screens, free popcorn as well as assorted snack foods and drinks available for purchase. Open to everyone 18 years of age and older. Call 254-532-5073.

Tuesday

The Book Club: Group meets from noon to 1 p.m. to discuss “Tallgrass” by Sandra Dallas in Room 160 in the Casey Memorial Library annex. Copies of the book are available at the reference desk. Bring lunch. Call 254-287-2716.

Oct. 10

The Book Club: Group meets from 6 to 7 p.m. to discuss “Tallgrass” by Sandra Dallas at a study table in the Casey Memorial Library. Copies of the book are available at the reference desk. Call 254-287-2716.

Oct. 11

Fort Hood Firefighters will visit the library from 10 a.m. to noon. Enjoy stories, a visit with Sparky and a fire truck display. For more information, call 254-287-2716.

ACAP events

Monday Mini Job Fair: From 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Oveta Culp Hobby Soldier and Family Readiness Center.

Upcoming seminars at the ACAP Center starting at 1 p.m. are:

Today: Federal Resume Seminar: Federal Job Resume/ Application

Monday: Advance Resume Writing Seminar: Resume/ Application Development

Tuesday: Educational Seminar: Troops to Teachers

Oct. 9: SBDC: Small Business Development

Oct. 10: Starting a Business Seminar: Business Plan Basics

Oct. 10: Starting a Business Seminar: Business Plan Basics

Oct. 16: Federal Resume Seminar: Federal Job Resume/ Application

Oct. 17: SCORE: Small Business Mentorship

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