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Posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 4:30 am


AAFES giveaways: Listen to FortHoodRadio.com to win free food at select AAFES locations and movie passes at Palmer Theater.

Apache Arts and Crafts Center Discounts: Come enjoy savings like $20 off framing and 50 percent off ceramics. If you always wanted to finish that last project or just create something new, stop procrastinating, run down to Apache Arts and Crafts Center and save. Call 254-532-2586.


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

Paws for Reading Program: Children are invited to come out and read with a therapy dog between 6 and 7 p.m. at the Casey Memorial Library. Reading to a dog is a fun experience and it builds the child’s confidence. Pre-registration is required at 254-287-4921.

End of Summer Labor Day BBQ: Vendors will be on hand with tastings and giveaways, along with free barbecue at the Class Six from 3 to 7 p.m.


Pepe Zevada bottle signing: Get a bottle of Z Tequila signed from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Class Six.


Sidewalk sale: Get great items at fantastic prices at the Clear Creek Main Exchange.

Sept. 3

Back-to-school backpack drawing: Register for the 4 p.m. drawing at the III Corps Express.

Sept. 5-6

Freestyle Stunt Show: Monster Energy and III Corps Express presents a team demonstration at the Clear Creek Main Exchange parking lot. Shows start at 5 p.m. Sept. 5 and 9 a.m. Sept. 6.

Sept. 9-10

The Sesame Street/USO Experience for Military Families: Meet Katie, a military kid on Sesame Street who is moving to a new place, during a free event open to all military ID cardholders and their guests at Palmer Theater, Building 334 at 31st Street and 761st Tank Battalion Avenue. The show begins at 6 p.m. Sept. 9 and 10 a.m., 1 p.m., and 6 p.m. Sept. 10. Doors open 30 minutes prior to each show. Seating is provided on a first come, first serve basis. The show is targeted towards children 1-6 years old, but older children are welcome to come join in the singing and dancing as well. There also will be free giveaway items. Cameras are allowed, but no video recording or professional photography please. For more information or to specify special accommodations, call the Special Events Office at 254-288-7835.

Soldier for Life: TAP Center

Fort Hood’s Soldier for Life: Transition Assistance Program will host a Monday Mini Job Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 8 at Oveta Culp Hobby Center Soldier and Family Readiness Center:

Upcoming seminars: At the Soldier for Life: TAP Center starting at 1 p.m.

Thursday: Starting a Business Seminar: Being your own Boss

Sept. 3: Federal Resume Seminar: Federal Job Resume/ Application

Sept. 8: Resume Building Seminar: Resume/ Application Development

Sept. 9: Education Seminar: Troops to Teachers

Sept. 10: Small Business Development Center: Small Business Development

Sept. 11: Starting a Business Seminar: Bankrolling your Business

Sept. 17: Federal Resume Seminar: Federal Job Resume/ Application

Sept. 22: Resume Building Seminar: Resume/ Application Development

Sept. 25: Starting a Business Seminar: Business Plan Basics

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