• Places to Go, Things to Do

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  • The Fort Leavenworth Historical Society presentation “Palm sunday: ambush in iraq” by Gary Linhart is at 7 p.m. today at the Leavenworth Public Library, 417 Spruce St. in Leavenworth.
    The Directorate of Public Works has received two National Public Lands Day grants to beautify the Old Disciplinary Barracks by cleaning and planting flowers in existing flower beds and to establish pollinator-friendly shrubs and reptile-monitoring transects. Volunteers are needed from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Old Disciplinary Barracks on McClellan Avenue. Volunteers are asked to bring gloves and garden trowels or loppers. Volunteers planning to attend should contact Neil Bass by noon Oct. 13 by calling 684-8979 or e-mailing michael.n.bass.civ@ mail.mil.
    Garrison Open Bowling tournament is at 1 p.m. Oct. 21 at Strike Zone Bowling Center. Four-person teams will battle over a course of three games. For more information, call (913) 651-2195.
    The Fort Leavenworth Commissary and the Post Exchange are hosting a block party in conjunction with Retiree Appreciation Day. The event will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 27 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 28 and will include sidewalk sales, games, music, food trucks, a petting zoo and a Halloween costume contest. Call 684-4901 for more information.
    The Garrison Religious Services Organization will host a free Spiritual Fitness Luncheon from noon to 1 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Frontier Chapel. RSVP to Lori Carrel at (913) 684-2210 by Oct. 19.
    The Marine Corps Detachment Birthday Ball is at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Frontier Conference Center. For tickets or to RSVP by Oct. 29 contact Ann Chapman at 684-2256 or ann.m.chapman14.civ@mail.mil.
    The Fort Leavenworth Spouses’ Club holiday bazaar is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 2 at the USD 207 annex, 350 Biddle Blvd. VIP shopping is from 9-10 a.m. and entry during that time is $8. Regular shopping is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and entry is $5. For more information e-mail specialevents@fortleavenworthspousesclub.org.
    Family Cosmic Bowling is 9 p.m. to midnight every first Saturday of the month at Strike Zone Bowling Center. Two hours of bowling and shoe rental is $5 per person. For more information, call (913) 651-2195.
    Leisure Travel Services has discounted tickets and special offers available for military, family members, retirees and DoD civilians. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday at 310 McPherson Ave. Call 684-3377 or visit https://leavenworth.army mwr.com/programs/leisure-travel-services.
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