Labor Day picnic will once again be held at the post pavilion on September 4, 2017. This year the event will start at 1300 and the food line will close at 1500. Cost will continue to be $5.00 per head. The meat menu will be similar to the Independence Day Picnic. Hamburgers; Hot Dogs; Chicken (barbecue style); brats and American cheese (cheese dogs, burgers w/cheese, etc.). Salad bar includes Potato Salad: Macaroni Salad; Cole Slaw, etc. There also will be ketchup, mustard, mayo, and condiments. The canteen will be open for sodas, beer, and other adult beverages. Bottled water will be available at the Post Pavilion.

POW/MIA Recognition Day is on September 15th. There will be a Chili Dinner at 1800 in the Post Canteen.

There will be a VFW Service Officer at the Post on September 20th. Interviews start at 0800, on a first come first serve basis.  The Service Officer will be available to assist with claims, eligibility questions, burial info, etc.

VA Games Night will be in Pueblo at the Pueblo VA Nursing Home on Monday, September 11th.  Point of Contact is Daryl Otwell (cp) 719-761-9530 (hp) 719-392-6782.  He will leave from home at 1700 all help is appreciated.

Pueblo Nursing Home All Activities Day is scheduled for September 16 set-up will begin at 0700 in Pueblo.  Volunteers are needed. Point of Contact is Daryl Otwell.

All Services Retiree Appreciation Day will take place on October 14th, at Fort Carson.  Location is the Mountain Post Soldier Center on Fort Carson from 0800-1200. 

Hope you have a very fine September, and don't forget, our Navy's Birthday is October 13th. The finest Navy in the world was commissioned in 1775.

Any questions, please call me at my (cp) 719-963-9215, or (hp) 719-390-8427.  Thank you for your assistance and patience.

Thanks to all of you for supporting the post.


Ted K.

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