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Military Museum Tour — 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sundays, Dragonman, 1200 Dragonman Drive; 683-2200,


“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,


“The League of Wives: Vietnam’s POW/MIA Allies and Advocates” Exhibit — Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St.:


Military and Veterans Memorial — Photographs and stories of military members and families, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Pikes Peak Community College, Centennial Campus, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., Rampart Range Campus, 11195 Highway 83, and Downtown Studio Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave.; 502-4100.

WWI 100 Years — Honoring All Who Served — Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame Portrait Exhibit and Military and Veterans Memorial — 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Pikes Peak Community College, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., free; 502-4100.


WWI 100 Years — Honoring All Who Served — PPCC Veteran Community Resource Fair — 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Pikes Peak Community College, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., free; 502-4100.


WWI 100 Years — Open Combat Paper Creative Writing Workshop — Noon-2 p.m., Pikes Peak Community College, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., free; 502-4100.

WWI 100 Years — Honoring All Who Served — Combat Paper Veteran’s Artist Talk and Reception — 4-5:30 p.m., Pikes Peak Community College, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., free; 502-4100.

WWI 100 Years — Honoring All Who Served — Homeless Vets Paper-making Workshop — 6-8:30 p.m., Crawford House, 415 S. Weber St., free; 502-4100.


WWI 100 Years — Honoring All Who Served — Community Combat Paper-making Event — 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Manitou Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, free; 502-4100.

2018 Pikes Peak Region Marine Corps Ball — Open to active-duty Marine and Marine Corps veterans, 5 p.m.-1:30 a.m., Cheyenne Mountain Resort, 3225 Broadmoor Valley Road. Go online for ticket prices and reservations:

In Vino Veritas — To benefit Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, 7-9 p.m., The Club at Flying Horse, 1880 Weiskopf Point, $75. Reservations:


Book Talk and Signing with Whitney Galbraith — “Valley of the Shadow: An Account of American POWs of the Japanese,” 10:30-11:30 a.m., Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., $5. Reservations: 385-5990,

Pin-Ups on Tour: Operation Colorado Springs” — Vintage burlesque and variety show, 6 p.m. VFW Post 4051, 430 E. Pikes Peak Ave., $20 and up, free for veterans. Tickets:

NOV. 11

Stripes and Pipes — Fort Carson 4th Infantry Division Band with Jim Calm playing the Joel Kremer Theatre Pipe Organ, 3-5 p.m., Immanuelcq Lutheran Church Organ Gym, 828 E. Pikes Peak Ave.;

“A Salute to Veterans” Concert — New Horizon Band of Colorado Springs, 4-6 p.m., Ent Center for the Arts, 5225 N. Nevada Ave., $7. Tickets:

NOV. 14

Reception Honoring Pearl Harbor WWII War Hero and USS Arizona Survivor Don Stratton — 5:30-7 p.m., Penrose House, 1661 Mesa Ave. Reservations required by Thursday: Beth Leake, 884-4524,


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, more. Information and reservations:

Navy League Colorado Springs Council Bi-monthly Dinners — Open to anyone who supports the four sea services. No requirement to have served;

Readiness classes — 1-2:30 p.m. Mondays, Peterson Air Force Base;

Sampson AFB basic training graduates or permanent party personnel breakfast — 8 a.m., first Tuesday, Perkins Restaurant, 3295 E. Platte Ave.; Joe Coughlin, 574-7720,

Paralyzed Veterans of America Mountain States Chapter Bingo — 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Bingo World, 272 S. Academy Blvd.;

Veteran X — Scenario-based class to help veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Mount Carmel Veterans Service Center, 530 Communication Circle. Registration: 772-7000.

Therapeutic Yoga — 5-6 p.m. Tuesdays, Mount Carmel Veterans Service Center, 530 Communication Circle, free; 772-7000.

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

VFW Post 4051 Bingo — Noon-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, Carefree Bingo, 3440 N. Carefree Circle;

Peterson Air and Space Museum — Original Municipal Airport buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places right in the middle of Peterson Air Force Base. The museum has exhibits and aircraft that highlight WWII, the Cold War Era and into the modern space era. Winter hours open Tuesday through Friday 10 a.m.-3 p.m.. Plan 24 hours ahead and call 556-4916 or register on line at The museum is also seeking volunteer tour guides. Experience is not required. Contact the Museum for more information, 556-4916,

The National Museum of World War II Aviation tours — 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m., Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, 755 Aviation Way, $8 prepaid or $10 walk-in for adults, $5 prepaid, $6 walk-in for children ages 4-12, $6 prepaid, $8 walk-in for seniors, retired and active duty armed forces with ID. Space limited for tours, registration recommended:

Welcome Home classes — 10 a.m.-noon Wednesdays, Peterson Air Force Base;

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, 260-8172.

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

Warriors First Support Group — 4 p.m. Wednesdays, Mount Carmel Veterans Service Center, 530 Communication Circle. Registration: 399-0560.

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,

Military Retiree Activities Office Meeting — 11:30 a.m. second Thursday, Peterson Air Force Base, The Club; 556-7153.

Order of Daedalians — Falcon Flight 11 Monthly Luncheons — 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., second Thursday, alternating between Air Force Academy Club and Peterson Air Force Base. Commissioned military officers in any component of the U.S. armed forces who are or were (honorably discharged) pilots, warrant officers, Women Air Force Service Pilots (WASP), navigators, combat systems officers (CSO), naval flight officers (NFO), air battle managers (ABM), remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) pilots and flight surgeons of heavier-than-air-powered aircraft and astronauts are eligible for membership;

In-Service Recruiter — 9 a.m.-2 p.m. most Fridays, Air Force Academy. Appointment: 567-4494.

Therapeutic Tai-Chi — 10-11 a.m. Saturdays, Mount Carmel Veterans Service Center, 530 Communication Circle, free. Registration: 205-8577.

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.

Task Force ISO — Class teaches photography as a tool for healing, 3-6 p.m. Saturdays, Mount Carmel Veterans Service Center, 530 Communication Circle; 772-7000.

The First Tee of Pikes Peak Military Family Clinics — Connect and learn golf at our state-of-the-art indoor golf facility, 9-11 a.m., first Saturday, 525 N. Academy Blvd. Taught by PGA professionals, $8/adult, $4/junior;

Rocky Mountain Chapter, 1st Cavalry Division Meeting — 9 a.m. second Saturdays, Valley Hi Golf Course Restaurant, 610 S. Chelton Road; Robert Stauffacher, President, 683-2837.

Military Order of Purple Heart Meeting — 10:30 a.m. second Saturdays, 2 Carson Circle, Fountain;

Pikes Peak Detachment of the Marine Corps League Meeting — 9 a.m. third Saturday, VFW Pikes Peak Post 4051, 430 E. Pikes Peak Ave.;

Dutch Nelsen Chapter of the Korean War Veterans Association Meeting — Open to anyone that has ever served in Korea, in the air, land or sea or did not leave the states, their family members or friends, 11:30 a.m. third Saturday, Elks Lodge, 3400 N. Nevada Ave., charge for lunch. Reservations: Mike Thomason 214-6121.

Women’s Army United, Chapter 75 Meeting — 10 a.m., fourth Saturday, Sand Creek Division Police Department, 4125 Center Park Drive. Women from all branches of the military welcome; 660-3641,

Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Medical Records Review — For individuals within 180 days of retirement and/or separation, filing a disability claim with the VA. By appointment only: 333-3444.

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

Veterans Squaring Away Veterans — VSAV’s mission is to assist, advise and mentor veterans, at no cost, as they deal with the challenges of transitioning from military service and facilitate their integration into civilian communities. Our military veteran peer advisers are uniquely experienced, results-oriented problem solvers committed to the lifelong well-being of veterans and their families;

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