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Posted: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 4:30 am

Through May 23

WINGS support group: Members meet at the Spiritual Fitness Center, Building 12012, from 5 to 9:30 p.m. on the third and fourth Friday 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 281-904-7737.

Today

Women’s History Month program: Maj. Gen. Nadja Y. West, joint staff surgeon, is the featured speaker at the Women’s History Month program from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in at the Club Hood Grande Ballroom.

Thursday

Make and Take Craft Night: All ages are invited to make an inchworm between 5 and 7 p.m. in the Casey Memorial Library children’s room.

Support Group: Open to any kind of trauma survivors and caregivers. Hosted by Darnall Department of Ministry and Pastoral Care, the group meets from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Darnall chapel. Call Chaplain S.R. Handy at 254-288-8849 or 288-8850.

Thursday Music Mix: From 3 to 8 p.m., enjoy pool, shuffleboard, popcorn and finger foods on covered patio decks as you listen to a live DJ at Backbone NCO Lounge, Building 194 on 37th Street. The event is free and open to all 18 and older. Call 254-532-5073.

Friday

Preschool Storytime: 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 care and home-schooled children are welcome.

Saturday

Arts & Crafts Spring Fest: Club Hood and Apache Arts & Crafts Center host the inaugural event. The free festivities take place at the Phantom Warrior Center, Building 194 on 37th Street. The day begins at 10 a.m. with more than 50 arts and crafts venders. At 11 a.m., various food vendors open for lunch with a host of concessions available for purchase through 2 p.m. Activities continue until 5 p.m. Vendors will offer home and garden decor, candles, handbags, floral designs, jewelry, woodcrafts, artwork, unique gifts and wares to professional portraits with Mr. Bunny. Call 254-287-8815 or 254-532-5073.

Math Saturday: Learn about liquid measurement and making a gallon man anytime between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the Casey Memorial Library children’s room.

Tuesday

Ladies’ Day: Ladies get twilight green fees and 10 percent off in-stock women’s apparel purchases at the Courses of Clear Creek.

Just Stressed Out: Support group for female spouses or caregivers of service members with post-traumatic stress disorder, active-duty female service members or veterans with PTSD. Meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at 717 N. Fourth St., Suite B in Killeen. Park in the Bell County Human Services lot. Contact Maureen Jouett at mail@bringeveryoneinthezone.org.

Support Group: Open to soldiers, veterans and caregivers impacted by PTSD. Hosted by Darnall Department of Ministry and Pastoral Care, the group meets from 10 to 11 a.m. in the Darnall chapel. Call Chaplain S.R. Handy at 254-288-8849 or 288-8850.

April 4-5

Rough Cut Men Conference: This free men’s conference will be held at the Spirit of Fort Hood Chapel from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. For more information, contact Aaron Zook at 254-319-5103 or Maj. Marshall Coen, chaplain, at 254-702-1986. Reserve a seat at marshall.a.coen.mil@mail.mil.

ACAP events

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

April 2: Civilianjobs.com will host a job fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Club Hood.

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

Today: Federal Resume Seminar: Federal Job Resume/ Application

Thursday: SCORE: Small Business Mentorship

March 27: Starting a Business Seminar: Business Plan Basics

April 2: Federal Resume Seminar: Federal Job Resume/ Application

April 7: Advanced Resume Writing Seminar: Resume/ Application Development

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