• Places to Go, Things to Do

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  • The Australian Army and National World War I Museum and Memorial exhibit “diggers and doughboys: allies 100 years on” will be dedicated at 6 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Liberty Memorial, 2 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Mo.
    The Friends of the Frontier Army Museum museum night will feature the history of the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks is 6-8 p.m. Sept. 25. The event is free and open to the public.
    The interagency brown-bag lecture series continues at 12:30 p.m. Sept. 24 in Arnold Conference Room of the Lewis and Clark Center. Speaker Ralph M. Erwin, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency liaison to the Combined Arms Center, will discuss his agency’s roles as both a combat support agency under the Department of Defense and an intelligence agency.
    The Family of Patriots Luncheon is 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 27. Each month Survivor Outreach Services families meet at a different restaurant and socialize. For information, call 684-2800.
    Oktoberfest is 5-9 p.m. Sept. 28 at Merritt Lake. A lantern launch will be conducted at dusk. For more information, call 684-1674.
    The interagency brown-bag lecture series continues at 12:30 p.m. Oct. 24 in Arnold Conference Room of the Lewis and Clark Center. Speaker Thomas A. Gray, the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Liaison to the Combined Arms Center and Army University, will discuss the topic of a “Space Force.”
    The Special Troops Battalion noncommissioned officer induction ceremony is at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 26 at the Post Theater.
    The Friends of the Frontier Army Museum Haunted Fort Leavenworth Tours are Oct. 26 and 27. Check-in is from 6-6:45 p.m. and tours begin at 7 p.m. from the Old Disciplinary Barracks. For more information and to purchase tickets visit www.ffam.us. Tickets go on sale Sept. 26.
    Fort Leavenworth’s 54th Annual retiree and veteran appreciation day and health fair is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Lewis and Clark Center. Registration starts at 8 a.m. For more information, call 684-5583.
    The Fort Leavenworth Spouses Club holiday bazaar is 5-9 p.m. Nov. 2 and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 3 at the Frontier Conference Center.
    Leisure Travel Services has discounted Chiefs tickets for the Nov. 11 “Salute to Service” game vs. the Arizona Cardinals. Tickets can be purchased at Leisure Travel Services, 310 McPherson Ave. For more information, call 684-2580.
    The 99TH ANNUAL VETERANS DAY PARADE is 10:30 a.m. to noon Nov. 12 in downtown Leavenworth. For more information, visit http://lvvetsparade.com/.
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