Military Spouse

  • Wellness for the Body, Soul and Spirit Workshop – Oct 21

    Veterans, Active Duty Military Service Members, and Military and Veteran Spouses, are cordially invited to a FREE Transition Workshop: “Wellness and Healing: Practical Techniques and Tools for Self-Care.” This workshop will discuss Wellness for the Body, Soul and Spirit on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21 beginning at 10:00 am until 1 pm at Knights of Columbus Hall- 5034 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Second Floor, Washington DC.

  • Blue Star Caregivers Community Family Event

    Join fellow Caregivers and their families on an exclusive tour of the exterior of the Washington National Cathedral. Saturday, October 21st from 2:30-4:30pm. Registration is required.

  • Employment Transition Workshop – Oct 19

    Employment Transition Workshop presented by Lockheed Martin. An event for transitioning service members, veterans, and military spouses looking for their next opportunity. Includes: Resume Review, Interview Preparation, Hiring Insights, Corporate Culture, Professional Networking, and Professional Social Media Tips. October 19, 2017 from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM at USO Warrior and Family Center (5940 9th Street Ft Belvoir, Virginia 22060).

  • Bunker Brews – Oct 10

    It’s Octoberfest! Join Bunker Labs for their monthly networking event at WeWork Dupont Circle. Enjoy some good brews, talk football, foliage, and, most importantly, connect with the movers and shakers here in the veteran business community. Tuesday, October 10 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm at WeWork Dupont Circle.

  • Coffee Connection for Military Spouses – Oct 12

    USO hosts a monthly Coffee Connection for Military Spouses. The next one will be Thursday, October 12 from 10 am – 11 am at the USO Kitchen on Fort Belvoir. Join in on the opportuntiy to network, share advice, discuss local events, and meet new friends! All active duty spouses are welcome to attend!

  • Fort Belvoir Career Fair – Oct 26

    Save the Date: Fort Belvoir SFL-TAP and ACS will be hosting the Fall 2017 Career Fair on Wednesday, October 26 from 9 am – 2 pm at the Fort Belvoir Community Center.

  • Child Care Resources for Military Families – Sept 14

    The Fort Belvoir Collaborative will be holding their monthly meeting on Thursday, September 14 from 12 – 2 pm at the USO on Fort Belvoir. It will be a topic-driven discussion on Child Care Resources for Military Families on and around Fort Belvoir. We’ll have representatives from: Fort Belvoir Child & Youth Services, Fairfax County Office for Children, and Easter Seals Child Development Center. Join in on the discussion to learn about programs and services available for military families in the region, and have an opportunity to learn, ask questions, network and share. To ensure available space, registration for this meeting is required.

  • DC Networking Reception and Hiring Expo with the Washington Nationals

    Join Hiring Our Heroes for a job fair for service members, veterans, and military spouses at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. Wednesday, September 6, 2017 to Thursday, September 7, 2017. All registered veterans and military spouses are eligible to receive up to two free tickets to attend that evening’s game between the Nationals and the Phillies. The night before the hiring fair, please join the Hiring Our Heroes Military Spouse Program for a networking reception in at Capital One Headquarters in McLean, VA. Connect with recruiters from local and national businesses, community leaders, and local professionals, participate in mentoring sessions, and receive a complimentary professional LinkedIn profile photo.

  • VEI VETWORKING – Sept 26 & Oct 4

    Northern Virginia Technology Council announces their next award winning and highly praised VEI VETWORKING cohort on 26 September and 4 October 2017 (two parts) held in McLean, VA. This is a no-cost signature education and mentoring program supporting employment in the civilian workforce for transitioning military members, Veterans and spouses.

  • Military Appreciation Day at National Portrait Gallery – Aug 26

    Blue Star Families will be hosting a Military Family Appreciation Day at the National Portrait Gallery as part of their Blue Star Museums program on Saturday, August 26 from 11 am – 1:30 pm. There will be live a bluegrass band, private tours with a curator, kids’ activities and popcorn!