Mountain Post Living Calendar
Mountain Post Living is a community approach to living a life of balance by helping enhance Mind, Body and Community.
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Aug. 1-31 — Colorado Long Distance Challenge
Challenge yourself in this monthlong virtual distance event. Fort Carson community and guests are welcome to compete in three mileage categories to earn gear to showing off their accomplishments — Blue Spruce Challenge: 50 miles; Columbine Challenge: 100 miles; and Aspen Challenge: 150 miles. Participants have one month to run/walk their chosen distance. Click here for more information.Aug. 7-9 — "The Outpost" movie
The Fort Carson Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation presents "The Outpost" Aug. 7 at 6 p.m., Aug. 8 at 2 and 6 p.m. and Aug. 9 at 2 p.m. at the McMahon Auditorium. The free movie events are open to DOD identification card holders card holders only. Click here for more information.Aug. 15 – Summer Lift-a-Thon
Three lifts in one day — are you strong enough? Compete in any or all three events: deadlift, bench press and clean. The competition which starts at 7 a.m. at Garcia Fitness Center is open to all DOD identification card holders 18 and older. Click here for more information.Aug 17 — Citizenship Class
This free online class is held from 1-4 p.m. on the first and third Monday of the month. Participants are encouraged to fill out forms while the process is explained in depth. Each participant is provided with a list of all the evidence needed for the case, which must be submitted at the time of filing with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), to include the mailing address. Click here for more information.Aug. 18 — Boot Camp for New Moms
This class is an opportunity to interact with other expecting moms and develop confidence as a parent. Topics include parent-infant relationships, common questions about parenting and postpartum issues. The free class is held from 9 a.m. to noon via videoconference using the Zoom platform. Click here for more information.Aug. 18 — Job Search Orientation
This free virtual workshop from 9:30-10:30 a.m. combines the information and resources available from ACS Employment Readiness Program and Army Volunteer Corps. Participants will receive valuable information, which provides answers to the most common questions received by ACS during job search orientation. Click here for more information.Aug. 21 – Mountain Post Living Welcome for New Spouses and Families
Get “insider tips” from spouses familiar with the area and have an opportunity to ask questions about your new home during this monthly event held on Facebook Live. Click here for more information and to register.
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All on post MWR events can be found at: https://carson.armymwr.com/calendar
All USO events can be found at: https://coloradosprings.uso.org/events
Find Pikes Peak cultural events at: http://www.peakradar.com/
Community Events and Fun Opportunities: https://coloradosprings.gov/
Peterson AFB MWR https://www.21fss.com/
Schriever AFB MWR http://www.schriever.af.mil/Services/
U.S. Air Force Academy MWR http://www.usafasupport.com/
Fountain Fort Carson School District 8 https://www.ffc8.org