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


Discount: Food orders made with a MILITARY STAR® Card at Fort Hood Exchange-operated restaurants will be discounted 20 percent.

Halloween Costume Party: Adults can enter the Halloween Costume Party from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Backbone Lounge, Building 194 on 37th Street. Come out to enticing drink specials, a DJ spinning the greatest hits, entertaining games and more. The grand prize of a 50-inch plasma television will be awarded for the best costume. This party and contest are free to enter and open to all, age 18 and older. Call 254-287-3770.


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 home-schoolers are welcome.


Family and MWR Warehouse Sale: Are you looking for an additional office desk or chair? Maybe you need some sports equipment, gym equipment, furniture, cribs, electronics or even some restaurant equipment. Come in and take home some property at the Family and MWR Warehouse Sale at 8 a.m. at Santa Fe Road (across from the Phantom Warrior Lanes, inside the fence area) Buildings 9535, 9536 and 9538. This event will be open to the public. Payment must be made day of sale in cash, MWR card or major credit card. MWR card cannot be increased. No Discover or Star cards. All property will be sold as is, where is, no warranty. Call 254-287-1460.

Nov. 7

The Society of American Military Engineers: will host a golf tournament at noon at the Courses of Clear Creek. Play in four-person teams for $30 a person. Proceeds go toward a scholarship fund. Send your team’s names to Maj. Scott Swilley at scott.f.swilley.mil@mail.mil by Friday. Registration and payment begins at 11 a.m. the day of the event.

Nov. 12

The Book Club: will discuss “the 19th Wife” by David Ebershoff from noon to 1 p.m. in Room 160 in the Casey Memorial Library annex. Copies of the book are available at the reference desk. For more information, call 254-287-2716.

Nov. 14

The Book Club: will discuss “the 19th Wife” by David Ebershoff from 6 to 7 p.m. at a study table in the Casey Memorial Library. Copies of the book are available at the reference desk. Call 254-287-2716.

ACAP events

Change to hours: The ACAP center is now open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, except for 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday.

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

Monday: Advance Resume Writing Seminar: Resume/ Application Development

Nov. 7: Starting a Business Seminar: Bankrolling Your Business

Nov. 12: Educational Seminar: Troops to Teachers

Nov. 13: SBDC: Small Business Development

Nov. 14: Starting a Business Seminar: Business Plan Basics

Nov. 18: Advance Resume Writing Seminar: Resume/ Application Development

Nov. 20: Federal Resume Seminar: Federal Job Resume/ Application

Nov. 21: SCORE: Small Business Mentorship

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