Retiree Activity\Appreciation Days 29 January 2016

Plus Seminars, Veterans Town Hall Meetings, Stand Downs, Resource\Career Fairs and Other Military Retiree\Veterans Related Events

NOTE:  

  1. Events listed below may be cancelled or rescheduled.  Before traveling long

    distances to attend an event, you should contact the applicable RAO, RSO, event sponsor, etc., to ensure the event will, in fact, be held on the announced date\time.  To get more info about a particular event, click on the event’s EVENT LOCATION link or call the event’s sponsor.

  2. Attendance at some veterans’ events may require military ID, VA enrollment or DD214.
  3. This list is published in multiple formats (see bottom of this page).
  4. Links to TRICARE, TFL, veterans job fairs and other useful resources are available on the LINKS FOR MIL\RET\VETS website at www.hostmtb.org

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ALABAMA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veterans Stand Down – Birmingham 27 Feb 205-933-8101 x5951\x6751
Traveling Vietnam Wall Replica – Mobile 19-22 May 251-433-2703\555-555-4563
National Veterans Day – Birmingham 11 Nov\1330- 205-942-5300
Veterans Day Celebration – Mobile 11 Nov\0600- 334-242-4169
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ALASKA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
(RAD) Fort Wainwright 14 May 907-353-2095\2113\2099
(RAD) JB Elmendorf-Richardson 21 May 907-384-3500
Arctic Thunder Open House – JB Elmendorf-Richardson 30-31 Jul 907-552-8151 Opt4
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ARIZONA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
National Veteran Creative Arts Competition – Tucson VA 03 Feb\0900-1400 520-792-1450 x5634\6935
Agent Orange Town Hall Meeting – Mesa 13 Feb\0900-1200 480-266-7883
Fisher House Dedication Ceremony – Tucson 18 Feb\1100- 520-629-1822
(RAD) @Fort Huachuca 20 Feb\0830-1500 520-333-5733\1120
Tri-State Veterans Stand Down – Bullhead City 04-05 Mar\0800- 928-377-2487\897-1273\716-3001
AZ Military/Veteran Women’s Expo 2016 – Glendale 12 Mar\0800-1400 602-255-3373
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Davis-Monthan AFB 12-13 Mar 702-652-1110
AZ Military/Veteran Women’s Expo 2016 – Tucson 19 Mar\0800-1400 602-255-3373
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Luke AFB 02-03 Apr 702-652-1110
AZ Military/Veteran Women’s Expo 2016 – Tempe 09 Apr\0800-1400 602-255-3373
AZ Military/Veteran Women’s Expo 2016 – Flagstaff 16 Apr\0800-1400 602-255-3373
Veterans Stand Down – Flagstaff 20 May 928-445-4860 x5305\310-4590
Veterans Stand Down – Prescott Sep\TBD 928-583-7679\200-7692
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ARKANSAS
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
CAVHS Mobile Vet Center (Lincoln County) – Star City 02 Feb\1000-1400 501-324-6395\257-5393
CAVHS Mobile Vet Center (Prairie County) – Des Arc 04 Feb\1000-1400 501-324-6395\257-5393
@National Veterans Creative Arts Competition – Little Rock VA 16 Mar\ 501-257-3274\326-2265
Veterans Day Program – Bentonville 11 Nov\1100- 479-619-2276
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BELGIUM
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
(RAD) Benelux 01 Oct 0032-65-44-7267
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CALIFORNIA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
CalFresh & Affordable Health Care Applications – Long Beach VA Mons\0800-1700 866-613-3777\562-826-5498
Free Legal Clinic For Veterans – Long Beach VA 2nd Tues\0930-1130 562-826-5498
Coffee For Vets\Benefits Info – Palmdale Weds\0700-0900 661-317-4956\274-8510
Free Legal Clinic for Veterans – Palo Alto VA 3rd Wed\1200-1430 650-849-1222
SF Veterans Town Hall Collaborative – San Francisco 4th Wed\0900-1100 415-244-7100
SF Veterans Town Hall Collaborative – San Francisco 4th Wed\1600-1800 415-244-7100
SF Veterans Film Festival – San Francisco TBD 415-244-7100
7th Annual Pass Area Veterans Expo – Beaumont 30 Jan\1000-1400 951-769-9858
Cancer Survivors Day, Celebrating Life – Long Beach VA 03 Feb\1000-1400 562-826-5498
Miracles for Heroes Concert – Los Angeles 11 Feb\1630- 310-478-3711 x42441
DAV Information Seminar – Antioch 13 Feb\1000-1230 210-834-2921
DAV Information Seminar – Clovis 16 Feb\0900-1000 210-834-2921
DAV Information Seminar – Pittsburg 05 Mar\1000-1230 210-834-2921
DAV Information Seminar – Vallejo 16 Mar\0900-1030 210-834-2921
Blue Angels Annual Air Show – El Centro 12 Mar 850-452-4650\2086
(RAD) Fresno 19 Mar 559-573-1077
Los Angeles County Air Show – Antelope Valley 19-20 Mar 850-452-4650\2086
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Santa Barbara 21 Mar\0800-1600 310-477-2530
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – San Luis Obispo 22 Mar\0800-1600 310-477-2530
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Montebello 23 Mar\0800-1600 310-477-2530
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Bakersfield 28 Mar\0800-1600 310-477-2530
Veterans Consumer Advisory Council – Long Beach VA 28 Mar\1800-1900 562-826-8000 x4720
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Palmdale 29 Mar\0800-1600 310-477-2530
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Ridgecrest 30 Mar\0800-1600 310-477-2530
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – San Bernardino 31 Mar\0800-1600 310-477-2530
Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day – Joshua Tree 02 Apr\1000-1400 760-366-2471\909-583-6193
Homeless Veteran Outreach Stand Down – Oakhurst 16 Apr\0900-1400 559-658-8939\683-2882
City of Citrus Heights Stand Down – Citrus Height 16 Apr\0800-1700 916-72-4952
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – March ARB 16-17 Apr 702-652-1110
Veterans Town Hall Meeting – Palmdale 20 Apr 661-317-4956
11th Annual Salute to Veterans Parade – Riverside 30 Apr\1000-1200 951-687-1175\909-583-6193
Veterans Stand Down – Oakhurst 07 May 559-225-6100 x4179\676-8463
Veterans Consumer Advisory Council – Long Beach VA 23 May\1800-1900 562-826-8000 x4720
Veterans Stand Down – Roseville 24-26 May 925-372-2455\916-969-0320
Valor Games Far West – Coast Guard Island Alameda 03-06 Jun 847-323-4049\408-794-6676
(RAD) Presidio of Monterey 11 Jun 831-242-5232
Veterans Stand Down – Coarsegold 07 Jul 559-225-6100 x4179\676-8463
Veterans Consumer Advisory Council – Long Beach VA 25 Jul\1800-1900 562-826-8000 x4720
Monterey County Veterans Stand Down – Marina 19-21 Aug 831-883-8387\3080
Veterans Stand Down – Seaside 19-21 Aug 650-906-4426\831-883-8387 x232
Yuba-Sutter Veterans Stand Down – Marysville 25-27 Aug 530-749-1036
Central Valley Veterans Stand Down – Fresno 14-16 Sep 559-977-3697\281-0784
@National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic – San Diego 18-23 Sep 858-642-6426\202-560-7305
Veterans Stand Down – Ridgecrest 23 Sep 310-478-3711 x42537\268-4690
Blue Angels Air Show – MCAS Miramar 24-25 Sep 850-452-4650\2086
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Salinas 24-25 Sep 702-652-1110
Veterans Consumer Advisory Council – Long Beach VA 26 Sep\1800-1900 562-826-8000 x4720
San Francisco Fleet Week Air Show – San Francisco 08-09 Oct 850-452-4650\2086
Veterans Stand Down – Porterville 12 Oct 559-225-6100 x4179\977-3697
Veterans Stand Down – Madera 14 Oct 559-225-6100 x4179\676-8463
North County Veterans Stand Down -San Diego 14-16 Oct 707) 784-6590
Orange County Stand Down – Tustin 21-23 Oct 714-247-4311\4300.
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Huntington Beach 22-23 Oct 702-652-1110
Veterans Stand Down – Hanford 11 Nov 559-362-3913\225-6100 x4179
Veterans Consumer Advisory Council – Long Beach VA 28 Nov\1800-1900 562-826-8000 x4720
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COLORADO
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
CVAMC Mobile Telehealth Clinic – Sterling Tues&Thu\1000-1500 888-483-9127 x3816
National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic – Aspen 03-08 Apr 315-425-6520\970-263-5040
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – USAF Academy 02 Jun 702-652-1110
Blue Angels Rocky Mountain Air Show – Aurora 01-02 Oct 850-452-4650\2086
Veterans Stand Down – Denver 03 Nov 303-914-5961\5763
Veterans Stand Down – Fort Collins 04 Nov 307-421-2914
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CONNECTICUT
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
RSVP Veteran’s Coffeehouse – Danielson 2nd-4th Tues\0900-1200 860-774-9286
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DELAWARE
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Mobile Health Clinic – Milford 01 Feb\0930-1500 302-250-2991
Mobile Health Clinic – Laurel 03 Feb\1000-1430 302-250-2991
Mobile Health Clinic – Selbyville 04 Feb\1000-1430 302-250-2991
Mobile Health Clinic – Lewes 08 Feb\1000-1430 302-250-2991
Memorial Day (Regional Site) – Wilmington 30 May\1030-1130 302-739-2792\800-344-9900
Veterans Day (Regional Site) – Wilmington 11 Nov\1000-1030 302-739-2792\800-344-9900
Wreaths Across America Statehouse Ceremony – Dover 05 Dec\1130- 302-744-4114
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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Cancer Education & Support Group Meeting – Washington DC VA 2nd-4th Wed\1000-1100 202-745-8000 x54135
Winterhaven Homeless Veterans Stand Down – Washington 30 Jan\0800-1400 202-636-7660 x3666\745-8320
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FLORIDA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Tampa Area Veterans Park Events – Brandon Various Dates 813-310-8513\220-7246
Pinellas County Homeless MMU Schedule – Clearwater\St Pete\Safe Harbor Weekdays 727-432-4763
Women Veterans Discussion Group – Fort Lauderdale 04 Feb\1030-1400 954-484-1824\605-4643
Veterans Creative Arts Festival – Bay Pines VA 11 Feb\0900-1500 727-398-6661 x15884.
Veterans Benefits Clinic & Town Hall Meeting – St Petersburg VA 17 Feb\1500-1800 727-398-6661 x15031
(RAD) Fort Stewart\Hunter AAF – Orlando 20 Feb\0900-1500 912-767-3326
AirFest 2016 – MacDill AFB 19-20 Mar\0800- 813-828-2215\4555
Veterans Stand Down – Bay Pines VA 02 Apr\0900-1300 727-398-6661 x14827
Southernmost Air Spectacular – NAS Key West 02-03 Apr 850-452-4650\2086
Veterans Stand Down – Bay Pines 02 Apr 727-398-6661 x17552\x10334
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Lake City 09-10 Apr 702-652-1110
Veterans Stand Down – Sarasota 16 Apr 727-398-6661 x17552\x10334
North Florida Veterans Stand Down – Tallahassee 29 Apr-01 May 850-488-4181
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Ft Lauderdale 07-08 May 702-652-1110
Blue Angels Air Show – Vero Beach 25-26 Jun 850-452-4650\2086
Blue Angels Air Show – Pensacola Beach 16 Jul 850-452-4650\2086
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Daytona Beach 08-09 Oct 702-652-1110
Birthplace Of The Blue Angels Air Show – Jacksonville Beach 05-06 Nov 850-452-4650\2086
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Homestead ARB 05-06 Nov 702-652-1110
Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show – NAS Pensacola 12 Nov 850-452-4650\2086
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GEORGIA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veterans Town Hall Meeting – Atlanta VA 20 Feb\0900-1130 404-321-6111 x5385\6968\4068
(RAD) Fort Stewart\Hunter AAF – Orlando FL 20 Feb\0900-1500 912-767-3326
Miracles for Heroes Concert – Jonesboro 12 Mar\1700- 404-321-6111 x6832
Veterans Stand Down – Atlanta 01 Oct 404-321-6111 x2412\x4668
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Robins AFB 01-02 Oct 702-652-1110
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Rome 29-30 Oct 702-652-1110
(RAD) Fort Benning 04 Nov\1200- 706-545-1805
Honoring Veterans\POW/MIA Recognition – Dawsonville 11 Nov 706-265-7613
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GERMANY
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
(RAD) Ansbach 26 May 0981-183-3301
(RAD) Stuttgart 20 Oct 07031-15-3442
(RAD) Grafenwöhr 21 Oct 09641-83-8539
(RAD) Wiesbaden 29 Oct 0611-705-5338
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GUAM
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Pacific Air Partners Open House – Andersen AFB 20 Feb\0900-1500 671-366-2228\DSN 315-366-2228
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HAWAII
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Waikiki Holiday\Pearl Harbor Remembrance Parade – Honolulu 25 Nov\1900- 800-331-8579
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IDAHO
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veterans Stand Down – Nampa 09 Apr 208-695-5124\422-1000 x7806
Northwest Coast Guard Reunion – Coeur d’Alene 16-18 Sep 208-292-4840
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ILLINOIS
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veterans Archery Training Classes – Chicago Mons\1000-1200 312-742-5798\7529
Hines VA Mobile Medical Unit – Morris 1st Mon\0900-1400 815-941-3152\708-202-4114
Walk-In Child Support Clinic – North Chicago VA 1st Mon\1000-1300 224-610-4827
Hines VA Mobile Medical Unit – Diamond 3rd Mon\0900-1400 708-202-4114\8387 x73063
Hines VA Mobile Medical Unit – Minooka 4th Mon\0900-1400 708-202-4114\8387 x73063
Hines VA Mobile Medical Unit – Channahon 4th Mon\0900-1400 708-202-4114\8387 x73063
Hines VA Mobile Medical Unit – Naperville 1st Tues\0900-1400 708-202-4114\630-240-1645
Veterans Archery Training Classes – Chicago Tues\1800-2000 312-742-5798\7529
Hines VA Mobile Medical Unit – Dwight 2nd Wed\1000-1300 708-202-4114\8387 x73063
Hines VA Mobile Medical Unit – Pontiac 2nd Wed\TBD 708-202-4114\8387 x73063
Hines VA Mobile Medical Unit – Marseilles 4th Wed\1000-1300 708-202-4114\8387 x73063
Hines VA Mobile Medical Unit – Orland Park 05 Feb\0900-1400 708-202-4114\8387 x73063
Hines VA Mobile Medical Unit – DeKalb 08 Feb\0930-1330 708-202-4114\8387 x73063
Hines VA Mobile Medical Unit – St Charles 09 Feb\0900-1400 708-202-4114\8387 x73063
Veterans Resource Fair – Chicago 11 Feb 312-745-1958\848-8469
Hines VA Mobile Medical Unit – Oswego 12 Feb\0900-1400 708-202-4114\8387 x73063
Agent Orange Town Hall Meeting – Rockford 23 Apr\1200-1600 815-874-1729
Veterans Operation Ruck22 March – Chicago 27 May\0930-1900 312-745-2062\1958
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Chicago 20-21 Aug 702-652-1110
Natl Gathering of American Indian Vets (All Vets Welcome) – Wheaton 20-21 Aug 847-301-2090
(RAD) Rock Island Arsenal 15 Oct\0800-1200 563-508-5123
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INDIANA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
@Warrior to Soul Mate Communication Retreat – Indianapolis 6-7 Feb\0900-1700 317-988-4587
Valentines For Veterans Concert – Indianapolis 14 Feb\1600- 317-236-2088\988-2734
2016 IN Women Veteran Conference – Indianapolis 15 Apr\0900-1600 317-232-3910
Military Veterans Stand Down with a Heart – Goshen 04 Jun 574-295-0105 x218\383-9329
Blue Angels Air Show – Gary 09-10 Jul 850-452-4650\2086
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Ft Wayne 10-11 Sep 702-652-1110
Veterans Stand Down – Muncie 23 Sep 260-426-5431 x73289\x72620
4th Michiana Military Stand Down – South Bend 28 Sep\1000-1400 574-968-5349\800-360-8387 x75997
Veterans Stand Down – Marion 07 Oct 260-426-5431 x72620\765-206-1287
Veterans Stand Down – Anderson 14 Oct 260-426-5431 x72620\765-457-1598 x88179
Veterans Stand Down – Fort Wayne 21 Oct 260-426-5431 x72620\387-5295 x309
Veterans Stand Down – Kokomo 04 Nov 260-426-5431 x72620\765-457-1598 x88179
Veterans Stand Down – Angola 16 Nov 260-426-5431 x72620\x71662
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IOWA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Statewide Veterans Related Events\Info Various Dates 515-727-3442\800-838-4692
Bridging the Gap Veterans Stand Down – Davenport 18 Feb\0900-1600 563-370-1779
Veterans Stand Down – Ames 11 May 515-699-5999 x4036\286-3671
@National Veterans TEE Tournament – Iowa City 12-16 Sep 319-358-5963\202-560-7305
Veterans Stand Down – Des Moines 16-18 Sep 515-699-5999 x4036\286-3671
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ITALY
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
VA Overseas Military Service Coordinator Site Visit – Vicenza 08 Feb\0830-1630 0444-61-8156\637-8156
(RAD) Vicenza 14 Oct 0444-71-7262
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JAPAN
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
(RAD) Camp Zama 23 Sep 046-407-3940
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KANSAS
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Hutchinson 21 Mar\0900-1700 316-688-6722
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Great Bend 22 Mar\0900-1700 316-688-6722
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Salina 23 Mar\0900-1700 316-688-6722
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Manhattan 24 Mar\0900-1700 316-688-6722
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Topeka 25 Mar\0900-1700 316-688-6722
(RAD) Fort Leavenworth 29 Oct 913-684-2425
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KENTUCKY
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
CVAMC Mobile Health Unit – Fort Thomas 21 Feb 513-487-6030
Annual Vets Creative Arts Competition\Show – Louisville VA 25 Feb\1100-1400 502-287-6452
Agent Orange Town Hall Meeting – Elizabethtown 11 Mar\1800-2000 270-312-0463
(RAD) Fort Campbell 17-18 Sep 270-798-5280
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KOREA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
(RAD) Camp Humphreys 15 Oct (DSN)315-753-8839
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LOUISIANA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veterans Stand Down – Monroe 29 Feb 318-990-4421\4403
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Barksdale AFB 30 Apr-01 May 702-652-1110
@US Navy Cruiser Sailors Assoc Reunion – New Orleans 15-21 May 713-907-5022
Veterans Stand Down – Pineville 30 Sep 318-466-4067\2773
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MAINE
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veterans Creative Arts Show – Augusta VA 01 Mar\1000-1700 207-623-8411\877-421-8263
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MARYLAND
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Vets Information Fair\Navigation Seminar & Town Hall – Perry Point VA 09 Mar\1600-1900 410-605-7101
DAV Information Seminar – Annapolis 02 Apr\0900-1500 410-230-4440
(RAD) Aberdeen Proving Grounds 14 May 410-306-2320
USNA Air Show – US Naval Academy 25 May 850-452-4650\2086
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Ocean City 18-19 Jun 702-652-1110
Star-Spangled Spectacular Air Show – Baltimore 15-16 Oct 850-452-4650\2086
NAS Patuxent River Air Expo – NAS Patuxent River 29-30 Oct 850-452-4650\2086
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MASSACHUSETTS
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – New Bedford 24 Mar\0900-1500 401-223-3695
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – North Attleboro 29 Mar\0900-1500 401-223-3695
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – South Dennis 30 Mar\0900-1500 401-223-3695
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MICHIGAN
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Detroit Area Veterans Related Events\Info Various Dates EMail
Visual Impairment Services Support Group Meeting – Ann Arbor VA 3rd Wed\1000-1130 734-845-3064\5043
Kalamazoo Singers (USO Style Show) – Battle Creek VA 12 Feb\1900-2100 269-223-5497\5218
Veteran Talent Show – Battle Creek VA 18 Feb\1300- 269-223-5497\5218
Veterans Informational Seminar – Southfield 14 Apr\1200-1600 248-796-4838
Agent Orange Town Hall Meeting – Livonia 21 May 734-462-4400
National Cherry Festival Air Show – Traverse City 02-04 Jul 850-452-4650\2086
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Battle Creek 02-04 Jul 702-652-1110
LZ Michigan Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans – Oscoda 08-12 Jul 989-906-2155\820-9747
@National Veterans Golden Age Games – Detroit 10-14 Jul 202-461-0429\813-903-4852
(RAD) Selfridge Air National Guard Base – Mt Clemens 24 Sep\0800-1500 586-239-5580
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MINNESOTA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Red Carpet Orientation Briefing – Minneapolis VA Mon-Fri\1000-1100 612-467-3012
@Veterans Law Clinic – St Cloud VA 02 Feb\1200-1400 320-253-0138\800-622-7773
Sportsmen’s Show (VA Rep On-Site) – St Cloud 05-07 Feb\1000- 320-255-6353
Foley Business Expo – Foley 06 Feb\0930-1300 320-255-6353
Women Veterans Retreat – Walker 19-21 Feb 218-547-4004
Veterans Caregivers Retreat – Walker 04-06 Mar 218-547-4004
Retreat for Vets/Spouse/Caregivers with PTSD – Walker 10-13 Mar 218-547-4004
DAV Information Seminar – Cosmos 26 Mar\1100-1400 612-970-5665
Female Veterans Retreat – Walker 13-15 May 218-547-4004
Veterans’ Celebration – Walker 14 May 218-547-4004
Retreat for Vets/Spouse/Caregivers with PTSD – Walker 23-26 Jun 218-547-4004
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Duluth 09-10 Jul 702-652-1110
Female Veterans Retreat – Walker 14-16 Oct 218-547-4004
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MISSISSIPPI
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
VA Mobile Health Clinic Outreach – Petal Last Wed\1030-1300 601-554-5440\209-5948
Veterans Stand Down – Greenville 10 Sep 901-523-8990 x7085\850-346-3996
2016 National Veterans Creative Arts Festival – Jackson 10-16 Oct 320-255-6351\202-664-3733
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MISSOURI
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
VA’s Got Talent Event – St Louis 18 Feb\1730-1930 314-652-4100 x64535\x66602
Blue Star Memorial Dedication – St Louis 19 Feb\1000- 314-289-6393
VA’s Written Expression & Creative Arts Awards – St Louis 26 Feb\1130- 314-652-4100 x64535
VA Art Show – St Louis 26 Feb\1130- 314-652-4100 x64535\x55461\x64768
Veterans Town Hall Meeting – St Louis 22 Mar\1700-1900 314-289-6393
Agent Orange Town Hall Meeting – Kansas City 16 Apr\1100-1600 816-561-8387
Purple Heart Recipients’ Weekend – Branson 21-23 Apr 800-268-4014
Welcome Home Warrior Summit\Stand Down – St Louis 22-23 Apr 314-644-9100
Women Veterans Stand Down & Summit – St Louis 22-23 Apr 314-644-9100
Spirit Of St. Louis Air Show – St Louis 14-15 May 850-452-4650\2086
(RAD) Fort Leonard Wood 09-10 Sep 573-596-0947\1642
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MONTANA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Meditation for Veterans – Missoula Wed\1730-1830 406-721-0033
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NEBRASKA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veterans Food Pantry – Lincoln VA 1st Mon\1000-1130 402-995-4719\5547
Veterans Food Pantry – Omaha 03 Feb\1000-1200 402-995-4719\5547
Free Tax Assistance for Veterans – Lincoln 12 Feb\1000-1500 402-489-3802 x6804
Veterans Food Pantry – Omaha 17 Feb\1000-1200 402-995-4719\5547
Free Tax Assistance for Veterans – Lincoln 26 Feb\1000-1500 402-489-3802 x6804
Free Tax Assistance for Veterans – Lincoln 11 Mar\1000-1500 402-489-3802 x6804
Free Tax Assistance for Veterans – Lincoln 08 Apr\1000-1300 402-489-3802 x6804
Blue Angels Guardians Of Freedom Air Show – Lincoln 07-08 May 850-452-4650\2086
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Offutt AFB 30-31 Jul 702-652-1110
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NETHERLANDS
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
(RAD) Schinnen 07 Oct 0032-65-44-7267
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NEVADA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
DAV Information Seminar – North Las Vegas 23 Feb\0800-1200 702-224-6850
@Military Winter Sports Camp – Lake Tahoe 23-28 Feb 530-581-4161 x206
Veterans Stand Down – Las Vegas 16-17 Mar\0830-1630 702-366-0456\213-542-2600
National Championship Air Races – Reno 17-18 Sep 850-452-4650\2086
USAF Thunderbirds Homecoming Air Show – Nellis AFB 12-13 Nov 702-652-1110
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NEW HAMPSHIRE
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Go Red! Celebration – Manchester VA 05 Feb\1145-1300 800-892-8384 x6541
@Seacoast Veterans Conference – Portsmouth 09 Apr\0800-1400 603-422-7821
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NEW JERSEY
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Mobile Health Clinic – Wildwood 02 Feb\1000-1430 302-250-2991
Mobile Outreach Clinic – Atlantic City 09 Feb\1000-1430 302-250-2991
(RAD) JB McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst 30 Apr 609-562-2666
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show\Open House – JB McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst 14-15 May 702-652-1110
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Atlantic City 17 Aug 702-652-1110
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NEW MEXICO
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
@Bataan Memorial Death March – White Sands Missile Range 18-20 Mar\0700- 575-678-1134
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Cannon AFB 28-29 May 702-652-1110
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Kirtland AFB 04-05 Jun 702-652-1110
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NEW YORK
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Feed Our Vets Mobile Pantry – Watertown 3rd Sat\0900-1200 315-368-5973
Veterans Town Hall Meeting – Canandaigua VA 09 Feb\1300- 585-393-7209
Diabetes Education & Awareness Event – Syracuse VA 11 Feb\1030-1300 315-425-2422
Women’s Veteran Recovery Group – Rochester VA 09 Feb\1000-1100 585-463-2637
Veterans Stand Down – Rochester 04 Mar 585-463-2600 x32540\953-0852
Natl Vets Creative Arts Competition – Canandaigua VA 07-11 Mar\2000-2200 585-393-7370
(RAD) West Point 30 Apr 845-938-4217\2355
@Welcome Home – Penn Yan 21 May\1000-1400 585-393-7169\607-664-4542
Jones Beach Air Show – Jones Beach 28-29 May 850-452-4650\2086
Syracuse International Air Show – Syracuse 11-12 Jun 850-452-4650\2086
Veterans Stand Down – Buffalo 29 Jun 716-862-8885
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – New Windsor 03-04 Sep 702-652-1110
(RAD) Fort Drum 21 Sep 315-772-6434
(RAD) Fort Hamilton 22 Oct\0900-1500 718-630-4552\4930
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NORTH CAROLINA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veterans Legal Clinic – Salisbury VAMC 09 Feb\1200-1400 704-638-9000 x4129\762-5064
MCAS Cherry Point Air Show – MCAS Cherry Point 30 Apr-01 May 850-452-4650\2086
Valor Games Southeast – Raleigh\Durham\Chapel Hill 23-26 May (866) 880-2742
Retiree Health Fair & Info – MCB Camp Lejeune 24 Sep\0900-1400 910-451-0287\7440
(RAD) Fort Bragg 20-22 Oct 910-396-5304
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NORTH DAKOTA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Cass County VSO Info & Claims Booth – Fargo VA 1st Wed\0900-1500 701-241-5746
Heart Health Fair & Go Red for Women Expo – Fargo VA 05 Feb\1000-1300 701-239-3724
Veterans Stand Down – Bismarck 25 Aug 701-239-3700 x3472\222-2396
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OHIO
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Visual Impairment Services Support Group Meeting – Toledo VA 21st Day\1000-1130 734-845-3064\419-259-2000
Salute To Valor Concert – Dayton 17 Feb\1900- 937-268-6511 x3919
3rd Annual Hancock County Veterans Resource Fair – Findlay 14 Jun\TBD 419-424-7036
Blue Angels Dayton Air Show – Dayton 18-19 Jun 850-452-4650\2086
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Toledo 16-17 Jul 702-652-1110
Cleveland National Air Show – Cleveland 03-05 Sep 850-452-4650\2086
Central Ohio Veterans Stand Down – Columbus 18 Oct\0830-1330 614-205-8585
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OKLAHOMA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
DAV Information Seminar – Stillwater 27 Feb\1000-1100 918-781-7764
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Vance AFB 23 Jul 702-652-1110
(RAD) Fort Sill 15-17 Sep 580-442-2645
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OREGON
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veteran Service Officer (VSO) On Site – Portland VA 2nd-4th Mon\0900-1200 503-412-4757
Veteran Service Officer (VSO) On Site – Portland VA Weds\0800-1500 503-412-4770
@Cancer Support Group for Veterans and Caregivers – Portland VA 3rd Thurs\1000-1200 503-220-8262 x51754
Veterans Stand Down – Grants Pass 05 Feb 541-826-2111 x3990\x3924
Veterans Town Hall – Portland 25 Feb\1800-2000 503-402-2975\971-221-4920
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PENNSYLVANIA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) Outreach – Pittsburgh VA 1st Wed\0800-1630 412-822-3535
Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) Outreach – Pittsburgh VA 2nd Wed\0800-1630 412-822-3535
Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) Outreach – Pittsburgh VA 4th Wed\0800-1630 412-822-3535
Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) Outreach – Butler VA 1st Thu\0800-1630 800-362-8262 x5583
Annual Healthy Living Food Drive – Butler VA 20-31 Jan 724-285-2771\487-1694
Homeless Veterans Stand Down – Harrisburg 29-31 Jan 717-234-7931\272-6621 x5779
Veterans Town Hall Meeting – Pittsburgh 25 Mar\1300-1430 412-822-3535
@York Veterans Expo & Job Fair – York 06 Apr\0900-1400 717-285-1350
Job and Internship Fair Extravaganza – Loretto 07 Apr 814-472-3000\940-6404
Veterans Town Hall Meeting – Pittsburgh 10 Jun\1300-1430 412-822-3535
@Berks County Veterans Expo & Job Fair – Wyomissing 10 Jun\0900-1400 717-285-1350
(RAD) Tobyhanna Army Depot 06 Aug 570-615-7409
@Capital Area Veterans Expo & Job Fair – Camp Hill 25 Aug\0900-1400 717-285-1350
(RAD) Carlisle Barracks 08 Oct\0730-1500 717-245-4501
@Lancaster Veterans Expo & Job Fair – Manheim 15 Nov\0900-1400 717-285-1350
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PUERTO RICO
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
(RAD) Fort Buchanan 13 May 787-707-2984
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RHODE ISLAND
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Woonsocket 21 Mar\0900-1500 401-223-3695
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Pawtucket 22 Mar\0900-1500 401-223-3695
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Warwick 23 Mar\0900-1500 401-223-3695
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Westerly 25 Mar\0900-1500 401-223-3695
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Bristol 28 Mar\0900-1500 401-223-3695
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Warwick 31 Mar\0900-1500 401-223-3695
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – North Providence 01 Apr\0900-1500 401-223-3695
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – North Kingstown 11-12 Jun 702-652-1110
Veterans Stand Down Weekend – Cumberland 16-18 Sep 401-383-4730\401-255-0859
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SOUTH CAROLINA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
(RAD) Fort Jackson 19-21 May 803-751-6715
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Shaw AFB 21-22 May 702-652-1110
Sumter County Memorial Day Ceremony – Sumter 30 May\1100- 803-436-2303
Sumter County Veterans Day Parade & Ceremonies – Sumter 11 Nov\1000- 803-436-2303
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SOUTH DAKOTA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
VA Benefits Clinic – Sioux Falls 06 Feb\1300-1500 605-333-6889
VA Valentines for Veterans Concert – Sioux Falls 06 Feb\1500- 605-333-6806\6851
Annual Sturgis Brown Career Fair – Sturgis 17 Feb\0800-1200 605-720-0097
Veterans Stand Down – Kyle 01 Mar 605-490-8587\3592
Veterans Stand Down – Mission 02 Mar 605-490-8587\3592
National Veterans Creative Arts Competition – Fort Meade VA 09 Mar\1200-1500 605-347-2511 x7658\x7582
National Veterans Creative Arts Competition – Hot Springs VA 16 Mar\1230-1630 605-745-2000 x2924\x2146
Veterans Stand Down – Scottsbluff 12 Apr 605-490-8587\3592
SD Air National Guard 70th Air Show – Sioux Falls 23-24 Jul 850-452-4650\2086
Veterans Stand Down – Rapid City 10 Nov 605-490-8587\3592
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TENNESSEE
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Go Red! Healthy Heart Day – Mountain Home VA 05 Feb\1200-1245 423-926-1171 x7126
Blue Angels Smoky Mountain Air Show – Knoxville 16-17 Apr 850-452-4650\2086
2016 Spring Stand Down – Nashville TBD 615-248-1981
Healthy Heart for Heroes Fair – Memphis VA 04 Feb\1000-1400 901-577-7224
Blue Angels Great Tennessee Air Show – Smyrna 04-05 Jun 850-452-4650\2086
2016 Fall Stand Down – Nashville TBD 615-248-1981
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TEXAS
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veterans Benefit Fair – Houston 20 Feb\1000-1300 800-252-8387\512-463-5060
Veterans Benefits Fair – Tyler 19 Mar\1000-1300 800-252-8387
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Brenham 01-02 Mar\0900-1700 713-383-2715
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Conroe 03-04 Mar\0900-1700 713-383-2715
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Liberty 08 Mar\0900-1700 713-383-2715
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Dickinson 09 Mar\0900-1700 713-383-2715
DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) – Galveston 11 Mar\0900-1700 713-383-2715
Veterans Benefits Fair – San Antonio 09 Apr\1000-1300 800-252-8387
Wings Over South Texas Air Show – NAS Kingsville 09-10 Apr 850-452-4650\2086
Operation Stand Down Central Texas – Killeen 23 Apr\1000-1600 254-681-8522\8715
Veterans Benefits Fair – El Paso 23 Apr\1000-1300 800-252-8387
NAS Fort Worth JRB Air Power Expo – NAS Fort Worth JRB 23-24 Apr 850-452-4650\2086
Veterans Benefits Fair – Abilene 14 May\1000-1300 800-252-8387
Veterans Benefits Fair – Dallas 11 Jun\1000-1300 800-252-8387
Veterans Benefits Fair – Temple 23 Jul\1000-1300 800-252-8387
Veterans Benefits Fair – Laredo 20 Aug\1000-1300 800-252-8387
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Sheppard AFB 17-18 Sep 702-652-1110
Valor Games Southwest – San Antonio 21-23 Sep 210-820-2100
(RAD) JB Ellington Field-Houston 08 Oct 210-221-9004
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Ft Worth 15-16 Oct 702-652-1110
Veterans Stand Down – Austin 21 Oct\0900-1200 512-773-0767\254-743-1261
(RAD) JBSA Fort Sam Houston 22 Oct 210-221-9004
Operation Stand Down Central Texas – Killeen (TBD) 22 Oct (TBD) 254-681-8522\8715
Wings Over Houston Air Show – Houston 22-23 Oct 850-452-4650\2086
(RAD) Fort Hood 28-29 Oct 254-287-5210
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THAILAND
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
US Consular Outreach Service – Pattaya 05 Feb 02-205-4049
US Consular Outreach Service – Khon Kaen 19 Feb 02-205-4049
US Consular Outreach Service – Phuket 26 Feb 02-205-4049
US Consular Outreach Service – Pattaya 06 May 02-205-4049
US Consular Outreach Service – Udorn 13 May 02-205-4049
US Consular Outreach Service – Phuket 27 May 02-205-4049
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UTAH
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Hill AFB 25-26 Jun 702-652-1110
@36th National Veterans Wheelchair Games – Salt Lake City 27 Jun-02 Jul 206-445-3519\664-3733
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VERMONT
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veterans Stand Down – Lyndonville 12 Mar 802-295-9363 x5769\447-6913
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Burlington 13-14 Aug 702-652-1110
VIRGINIA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Langley AFB 23-24 Apr 702-652-1110
(RAD) JB Langley-Eustis 21 May 757-878-5884
Blue Angels Air Show – NAS Oceana 10-11 Sep 850-452-4650\2086
Lynchburg Regional Air Show – Lynchburg 21-22 May 850-452-4650\2086
(RAD) Fort Belvoir 23 Sep 703-806-4551
(RAD) Fort Lee 24 Sep 804-734-6555
(RAD) JB Myer-Henderson Hall 07 Oct 703-696-5948
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VIRGIN ISLANDS
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WASHINGTON
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
King County Mobile Medical Care for Homeless Schedule Various Dates 206-915-4809\330-6775
(RAD) JB Lewis-McChord 03 Jun 253-966-5884
Flag Day at Fort Vancouver – Vancouver 14 Jun\1330- 360-816-6232
Independence Day at Fort Vancouver – Vancouver 04 Jul\0800- 360-816-6232
Veterans Stand Down – Bremerton 16 Jul 253-583-2827\2825
Boeing Seafair Air Show – Seattle 06-07 Aug 850-452-4650\2086
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – JB Lewis-McChord 27-28 Aug 702-652-1110
Veterans Stand Down – Bremerton 01 Oct 253-583-2827\2825
51st Annual Veterans Day Parade – Auburn 05 Nov\0900-1400 253-931-3043
Veterans Parade at Fort Vancouver – Vancouver 05 Nov\1000- 360-816-6232
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WEST VIRGINIA
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
MOVE! Weight Loss Group Meeting – Huntington VA Thurs\1100-1200 304-429-6741 x2518
Veterans Stand Down – Rainelle 26-27 May 304-255-2121 x4429\x4429
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WISCONSIN
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
Veterans Stand Down – Milwaukee 27 Feb\0700-1400 414-379-1221\414-288-5500
Veterans Town Hall meeting – Milwaukee VA 24 Mar\1400-1600 414-382-5363
Heavy Bombers Weekend 2016 – Janesville 22-24 Jul\0900-1700 608-213-8271
Veterans Stand Down – Milwaukee 17 Sep 414-384-2000 x43583\379-1221
Veterans Stand Down – Racine 01 Oct 414-384-2000 x43583\263-6242
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WYOMING
Event Location (City\Military\VA) Date\Time Phone\Email\URL
CVAMC Mobile Telehealth Clinic – Laramie Mon&Wed\0900-1500 888-483-9127 x3816
CVAMC Mobile Telehealth Clinic – Wheatland Mon&Wed\0900-1500 888-483-9127 x3816
CVAMC Mobile Telehealth Clinic – Torrington Tue&Thu\1000-1500 888-483-9127 x3816
CHY Monthly VSO Meeting – Cheyenne VA 2nd Thu\1300-1400 414-384-2000 x43583\263-6242
@Creative Arts Local Competition – Cheyenne VA 25-26 Feb\1500- 4307-778-7550 x7483\7623
Veterans Stand Down – Casper 12 May\0900-1500 307-675-3248\620-5432
USAF Thunderbirds Air Show – Cheyenne 27 Jul 702-652-1110
Veterans Stand Down – Cheyenne 27 Oct 307-421-2914
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Abbreviations Used:
(MAD) = Military Appreciation Day         RF = Resource Fair      SD = Stand Down
TH = Town Hall                                   VN = Vietnam                WS = Workshop
* = Tentative Date(s)                   MMU = Mobile Medical Unit
@ = Registration\RSVP Required For Event.  Check Website\Contact Sponsor

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MS Word Format – http://www.hostmtb.org/RADs_and_Other_Retiree-Veterans_Events.doc

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Please email comments, changes, corrections, new RADs and other military retiree\veterans related events to the RAD List Manager at [email protected]

[Source: RAD List Manager | Milton Bell | January 29, 2016 ++]