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Through Feb. 28

Unlimited Golf: Golf from noon until dusk for $20 to $24 at the Courses of Clear Creek. Offer excludes weekends and federal/training holidays. Price based on rank.

Through May 23

WINGS support group: Group meets at the Spiritual Fitness Center Building 12012 from 5 to 9:30 p.m. on the third and fourth 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.


Booking Signing: Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates will sign copies of his latest book “Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary of War” from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Clear Creek Main Exchange.


Make and Take Craft Night: Come out and make a snowman banner from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Casey Memorial Library children’s room. All ages are invited.


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.


LTS Travel Expo: Are you already thinking about what your family can be doing this Spring Break? Come out from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Phantom Warrior Center, Building 194 on 37th Street. This event is free and open to all. There will be representatives from amusement parks, water parks, visitor’s bureaus and hotels. Enter to win great door prizes. Don’t miss the great opportunity to plan your next vacation. Call 254-287-7310.


Architecture Saturday: Make a toothpick marshmallow creation anytime between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the Casey Memorial Library’s Children’s room.

Every Tuesday

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

Jan. 30

Paws for Reading: A new reading program from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Casey Memorial Library children’s room. Reading to a dog makes reading aloud less intimidating, so it is great for children who are struggling with reading and for beginning readers. Children must be preregistered for the program, so call the circulation desk at 254-287-4921 to sign up for a session.

ACAP events

Monday Mini Job Fairs will be held from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Oveta Culp Hobby Soldier and Family Readiness Center on Monday and Feb. 3, 10 and 24.

The Mega Job Fair is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at Club Hood.

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: Senior Resume Writing Seminar: Executive/Senior Management

Jan. 29: SBDC: Small Business Development

Feb. 3: Advance Resume Writing Seminar: Resume/Application Development

Feb. 5: Federal Resume Writing Seminar: Federal Job Resume/Application

Feb. 11: Educational Seminar: Troops to Teachers

Rose L. Thayer is the military editor for the Killeen Daily Herald. She joined the paper in February 2011 as a health and military reporter. View her complete profile Here. You can contact Rose L. Thayer at rthayer@kdhnews.com or (254) 501-7463. Follow her on Twitter at KDHmilitary.