Colorado Springs Area Military Events Beginning November 13 | military

EVENTS

UNTIL NOV. 25

Veteran Voices Art Show—Pikes Peak State College Downtown, Studio West Gallery, 22 N. Sierra Madre St.; pikespeak.edu/academics/studio-west/art-gallery.php.

UNTIL NOV. 30

CSPD Military Coin or Patch – Available to honor military veterans with proceeds benefiting the CSPD Cadet Program, $10 per coin, $5 per patch, available 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Police Operations Center, 705 S. Nevada Ave .; coloradosprings.gov/police-department.

UNTIL DEC. 3

Ukrainian War Poster Exhibition – Ent Center for the Arts, Sheppard Project Space Gallery, 5225 N. Nevada Ave.; gocadigital.org/exhibitions/ukrainian-posters.

THURSDAY

Honoring the Brave Breakfast – To benefit Home Front Military Network, 7:30 a.m., Broadmoor International Center, 21 Lake Ave. Tickets: homefrontmilitarynetwork.org.

“Military Matters: Defense, Development, & Dissent in the Pikes Peak Region” Book Launch and Panel Discussion – By the Pikes Peak Library District Regional History and Genealogy Division, 1:00-2:30 p.m., Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade ave.; ppld.org/military-matters-book-release.

American Legion Post General Members Meeting 5-7 p.m., 15 E. Platte Ave. Experienced guests welcome.; [email protected]

SATURDAY

Veteran Benefits Review – Expert Review of VA Benefits for Veterans, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., 15 E. Platte Ave. Appointment required: [email protected]

NOV. 20

American Legion Post 5 Sunday Brunch – 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., 15 E. Platte Ave. Brunch meals available for purchase, open to public; [email protected]

NOV. 26

Post 5 Auxiliary Craft Fair—11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., 5 American Legion Post, 15 E. Platte Ave.; [email protected]

CONSTANTLY

Comeback Yoga – Free in-person and virtual yoga classes for service members and their families; comebackyoga.org.

DAV Chapter 26 Membership Meetings – Hot meal at 5:00 p.m., meeting starts at 6:00 p.m., second Tuesday, 6880 Palmer Park Blvd., open to all veterans and their guests; dav26co.org.

410 Veterans Group Meeting – 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Black Eyed Pea, 887 N. Academy Blvd. All veterans and spouses, all branches and eras are welcome; 719-460-6317.

Horse-Assisted Women’s Mental Health Group – Wednesdays 10:30am-noon. Hosted by StableStrides for female veterans who have experienced trauma. For information call: 719-495-3908.

Equine Assisted Mental Health Group for Men – Wednesdays 12:30pm to 2:00pm. Hosted by StableStrides for men seeking active and solution focused therapy to help manage the symptoms of PTSD, depression or anxiety. For information call: 719-495-3908.

Southern Colorado Retiree Assistance Council Meetings – Every Wednesday at 11:00 a.m., The Hub, Peterson Space Force Base. Open to all military retirees and surviving spouses; 719-556-7153.

Pikes Peak Veterans Council Meeting – Doors in at 6:00 p.m., meets at 6:30 p.m., last Wednesday of the month, DAV Building #26, 6880 Palmer Park Blvd. All veteran organizations welcome, open to the public; Kathy Hanner, 719-651-6967, [email protected]

The National Museum of World War II Aviation Tours – 10am-5pm Wed-Sun, 755 Aviation Way, $11-17, Free for WWII Veterans. Tickets: worldwariiaviation.org.

Pikes Peak Detachment of the Marine Corps League Meeting – 8:00 a.m. breakfast, meeting begins at 9:00 a.m., third Saturday, DAV Chapter 26, 6880 Palmer Park Blvd., $10 for breakfast; pikespeakmcl.org.

Dutch Nelsen Chapter of the Korean War Veterans Association – 11:30 a.m., with lunch on Saturday 3rd, Elks Lodge, 3400 N. Nevada Ave. Open to all who have served in Korea since 1945; Mike Thomason, 719-214-6121.

Women’s Army United, Chapter 75 Meeting – 4. Saturday 10:00 a.m., Sand Creek Police Dept., 950 Academy Park Loop. All female veterans are invited to participate; Cindy, 719-660-3641.

DAV Chapter 26 Bingo — Doors open at 4:30 p.m., bingo at 6:30 p.m., Sundays, 6880 Palmer Park Blvd., 12 and older; dav26co.org.

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