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Colorado Springs area military events starting Sept. 24, 2017

September 23, 2017 Updated: September 23, 2017 at 2:15 pm
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THROUGH NOV. 11

Military Exchange Shopping - The Army, Air Force and Navy exchange will start allowing all honorably discharged veterans to shop online. Registration required by Nov. 11: 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.

WEDNESDAY

"The View from the Turret: The 743rd Battalion During World War II" - Presented by William Folkestad, dean, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Colorado State University-Pueblo, 7 p.m., ENT Conference Center, Library 21c, 1175 Chapel Hills Drive; rmmas.org/events.html.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

Colorado Military Taptoo - 7-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Glen Eyrie Castle, 3820 N. 30th St., $15-$65. Advance tickets: heroshow.org.

ONGOING

Pikes Peak Chapter/Military Officers Association of America - Open to active-duty, retired and former officers in seven uniformed services. Monthly and special events. Activities include member luncheons, Business Professionals dinners, TOPS group breakfasts, Investment Club, more. Information and reservations: ppcmoaa.org.

Readiness classes - 1-2:30 p.m. Mondays, Peterson Air Force Base; tinyurl.com/ aq7a8uo.

USAFA Pre-Deployment Briefings - 11 a.m. Tuesdays or 2 p.m. Thursdays. Spouses are highly encouraged to attend these briefings. Registration: 333-3444.

Welcome Home classes - 10 a.m.-noon Wednesdays, Peterson Air Force Base; tinyurl.com/aq7a8uo.

Pikes Peak Chapter 15 of the Society of Military Widows Meeting - Open to widows of any branch of military service, regardless of the spouses rank, 10:30 a.m., last Wednesday, the Peterson Air Force Base Club; 597-0492, 591-9523.

Military Order of Purple Heart Bingo - 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Bingo World, 272 S. Academy Blvd.; moph423.com.

Mountain Post Running Club - 5K or 10K, 4-6 p.m. Wednesdays, Main PX, 6220 Martinez St., Fort Carson, free. Children, strollers and pets welcome; Kris Spiller, kspiller@bbcgrp.com.

Military Retiree Activities Office Meeting - 2:30 p.m. second Thursday, Peterson Air Force Base, Building 350, Room 1206; 556-7153.

The Celebration Multicultural Ensemble - Vocal, spiritual, music group is open to all active, retired, DoD and local personnel. A group seeking male and female voices who enjoy singing in one of the following voice levels - soprano, alto, tenor, bass and baritone. Rehearsals 2:15 p.m. Saturdays (except holidays and performance days), Grace Lutheran Church, 1128 E. Boulder St.; Joyce, 392-7448.

Peer Navigator Veterans Integration Program - Veterans transitioning out of the military can receive training, education and job-placement assistance; David Shoup, 377-0484, facebook.com/peernavigators.

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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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