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  • The 30th annual Command and General Staff College Triathlon starts at 8 a.m. May 4 at Harney Sports Complex. The course consists of a 200-yard indoor swim, a 12.6-mile bike route and a five-kilometer run. Cost is $60 per person or $75 for two- to three-person teams. Pre-register and save $5. Packet pick-up is 4-6 p.m. May 3 at the Frontier Conference Center. There will be awards for the overall male and female winners, the top three in each age group, and the top male, female and mixed relay team. To register, visit https://runsignup.com/Race/KS/FortLeavenworth/CGSCFMWRTriathlon.
    The Army Community Service Exceptional Family Member Program Recreational Bowling 2019 dates are 9-11 a.m. May 4, June 8, July 6, Aug. 3, Sept. 7, Oct. 5, Nov. 2 and Dec. 7 at Strike Zone Bowling Center. The free event includes shoes.For more information, call (913) 651-2195.
    The Fort Leavenworth Outdoor Adventure Series Lewis and Clark Adventure Fest starts at 8 a.m. May 11 in the south parking lot of Gruber Fitness Center. The course will consist of orienteering, paddling on Smith Lake, word challenges and other events associated with Lewis and Clark. There will be a family-friendly sprint course and a longer Olympic course. Cost is $20 per person or $45 per team of three or more. Same-day registration is from 8-9:30 a.m. and racers can start anytime during this period. For more information, call Connie Carpenter at (913) 683-5634 or e-mail ftlvadventure@gmail.com.
    The Fort Leavenworth Rod and Gun Club Kids’ Fishing Derby starts at 8 a.m. May 18 at Smith Lake. Cost is $3 for non-members; members fish for free. Bait will be available for purchase at the event. Medallions will be awarded to the top anglers in each of the five age groups and there will also be door and participation prizes. Hotdogs and drinks will be available for purchase during the event. For more information, call 684-2035.
    Strike Zone bowling center has new hours. Bowling hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 8 p.m. Sunday. The grill is open from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturday and noon to 7 p.m. Sunday.
    The Wednesday Golf League meets at 9 a.m. every Wednesday April through September at Trails West Golf Course. Cost is $40 for registration and $5 weekly plus greens and cart fees. For more information, call (913) 651-7176.
    Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers Bowling Night is 6-9 p.m. every last Friday of the month at Strike Zone Bowling Center. Admission is free for BOSS soldiers.
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