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Colorado Springs area military events starting Nov. 5, 2017

November 5, 2017 Updated: November 5, 2017 at 4:05 am
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THROUGH SATURDAY

Military Exchange Shopping - The Army, Air Force and Navy exchange will start allowing all honorably discharged veterans to shop online. Registration required by Saturday: 1-844-868-8672.

THROUGH NOVEMBER 2018

"Trenches to Treaties: World War I in Remembrance" - 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave., $5, $4 for seniors, military and students, free for ages 12 and younger; 632-2646, money.org.

SUNDAY

Military and First Responders Ninja Warrior Competition - Open to active duty, retired, veterans, spouses and dependents, 5-8 p.m., Springs Trampoline and Ninja Park, 2512 Airport Road, $25-$35. Registration: springstp.com/ninja-competitions.

MONDAY AND TUESDAY

OR WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY

Combat Paper Workshops - Dedicated to honoring the stories of veterans and active duty service members by giving them a creative outlet whereby they turn memories into personal documents. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Pikes Peak Community College, Rampart Range Campus, 11195 Highway 83; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, Pikes Peak Community College, Centennial Campus, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., free. Registration: laura.benamots@ppcc.edu.

MONDAY-NOV. 10

Women in the Military Portrait Exhibit - All day, Pikes Peak Community College, Centennial Campus Atrium, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., free; 502-4100, mvp@ppcc.edu.

TUESDAY

Honoring the Brave Breakfast - Hosted by Peak Military Care Network, 7:30-8:30 a.m., The Antlers hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Registration: tinyurl.com/y7qqqe57.

Military Appreciation Event 2017 - Open to active duty, wounded warriors and veterans, spouses and direct caregivers, with speakers Color Guard and more, 10 a.m.-noon, Glen Eyrie Castle, 3820 N. 30th St., free. Registration: 594-2332, militaryevent@navigators.org.

BOGO for the Military - Buy-one/get-one free burrito, bowl, salad or order of tacos, 5 p.m. to close, local Chipotle Restaurant. Military ID required; chipotle.com.

WEDNESDAY

Veteran Community Resource Fair - 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Pikes Peak Community College, Centennial Campus Atrium, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., free; 502-4100, mvp@ppcc.edu.

Veterans Salute - Guest speaker, music, color guard, more, 1-2 p.m., Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave., free. Registration: 955-3400, csseniorcenter.com.

THURSDAY

Ellicott School District 22 Veterans Appreciation Day - Presentation of the colors, music and more, 2 p.m. registration, Ellicott High School Gymnasium, 375 S. Ellicott Highway, Ellicott; Laura Durst, 683-2700, ext. 4, lauradurst@esd22.org.

FRIDAY

Veterans Day Celebration - Community breakfast, wreath dedication, ceremony, 7:30 a.m., Pikes Peak Community College, Centennial Campus Atrium, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., free; 502-4100, mvp@ppcc.edu.

Veterans Day Recital - "Little Hearts Big Music" - Performance by children ages 6-16, 1-2 p.m., Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave., free. Registration: 955-3400, csseniorcenter.com.

We Can Build it - Veteran's Day Celebration - Music, games, prizes and more, 3-7 p.m., Red Leg Brewing Co., 4630 Forge Road; tinyurl.com/y6uh86jp.

SATURDAY

Pikes Peak Veterans Council Annual Veterans Day Ceremony - 11 a.m., The Disabled American Veteran's Hall, 6880 Palmer Park Blvd. Reserved seat: Kathy Hanner, 651-6967.

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Want to get the word out about your military or veterans event? Email carlotta.olson@gazette.com with details.

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