Colorado Springs area military events starting Sept. 10, 2017

By Carlotta Olson Updated: September 9, 2017 at 1:21 pm • Published: September 9, 2017 0


Military Exchange Shopping - The Army, Air Force an d Navy exchange will start allowing all honorably discharged veterans to shop online. Registration required by Nov. 11: 1-844-868-8672.


"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,


Gleneagle Sertoma's The Patriot Golf Benefit - 6:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Air Force Academy Eisenhower Golf Club, Parade Loop, $140. Registration:

Flag Raising Ceremony - 8 a.m., VNCOA, Peterson Air Force Base; brittany. .


Military Appreciation Week - 9 a.m.- 5 p.m., with last admission at 4 p.m., Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Road. All active-duty, veterans and retires military personnel and their dependents living in the same household receive 50 percent off normal admission base prices with ID; 633-9925,


Remembrance Ceremony - 3 p.m., VNCOA, Peterson Air Force Base; brittany. .

Retreat Ceremony - 3:45 p.m., VNCOA, Peterson Air Force Base; brittany. .


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

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

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, 591-9523.

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

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

Healing Warriors Program Veterans Pop-Up Clinic - Non-narcotic clinic therapy for pain and PTS for all service members and spouse/partner, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., second Saturday, National American University, 1915 Jamboree Drive, free; 1-970-776-8387,

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,


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