CAMPBELL CROSSING MEMORIAL DAY

Campbell Crossing changes schedule for the Memorial Day holiday. Campbell Crossing Property Management Team offices will close at 3 p.m. Friday and be closed all day Monday. The trash pickup schedule will be delayed one day. Trash normally picked up Monday will be picked up Tuesday. Trash normally picked up Friday will be picked up June 3. The mowing schedule will be delayed one day. Lawns normally mowed on Monday will be mowed Tuesday. The Friday mowing schedule will move to June 3. For more information, call 888-860-6847 or visit the office at 850 Georgia Ave.

CLARKSVILLE-MONTGOMERY COUNTY MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY

The Montgomery County Veterans Service Organization is hosting its annual Memorial Day Ceremony at 10 a.m., Monday, at the William O. Beach Civic Hall, 350 Pageant Lane, Clarksville. City and county officials, as well as MCVSO staff will give remarks, with the keynote address given by retired Maj. Arthur Stull. Musical selections will be presented by Stella McKnight and the Carnival as well as Encore Choirs from Clarksville High School. The 101st Airborne Division Honor Guard will post the colors, and Judge Ted Crozier Jr., will pay tribute to his late father, retired Col. Ted A. Crozier Sr. For more information, call 931-553-5173 or email srhopwood@mcgtn.net.

CLARKSVILLE DOWNTOWN MARKET

Clarksville Downtown Market is now open at the Public Square in historic downtown Clarksville. Approximately 80 vendors will be on hand to offer fresh produce, baked goods, local honey, milk, home décor, seasonal flowers and more. Clarksville Downtown Market is open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 14. For more information, visit www.clarksvilledowntownmarket.com.  

ASIAN AMERICAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER HERITAGE MONTH

Fort Campbell will celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday at Wilson Theater, 95 Bastogne Ave. Retired Col. Leafaina Yahn, an American Samoa native, will be the guest speaker for this event. For more information, call 270-412-0956.

SUMMER CAMP

To register your children for summer camp hosted through Clarksville Parks and Recreation parents must register their children at www.cityofclarksville.com/parksrec no later than June 1. This six-week program offers daily table games, tournaments, arts and crafts, lunch and other special activities for ages 6-16, free of charge. There are 15 program sites. For more information, call 931-645-7476.

USO MOVES TO NEW LOCATION

The  Fort Campbell USO has moved to its new location at 6145 Desert Storm Ave. For more information, call 270-403-8974.

YOUNG PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR

Nominations for the Christian County Young Professional of the Year Award are due no later than Tuesday. The winner will be announced at the chamber’s annual meeting and dinner June 13. For more information, call 270-885-9096.

RED CROSS BLOOD DONATION

The American Red Cross will be accepting blood donations at the following locations this summer:

June 5 and 12: 10:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. at American Red Cross, 1760 Madison St., Clarksville, Tenn.

June 15: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Veteran’s Plaza, William O. Beach Civic Hall, 350 Pageant Lane, Clarksville, Tenn.

June 16: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 122 Murray Court, Elkton, Kentucky.

For more information, call 1-800-733-2767.

 

FORT DEFIANCE CIVIL WAR CEREMONY

The Friends of Fort Defiance will host a Civil War Memorial Ceremony beginning at 2 p.m., June 3, at the Riverview Cemetery, 635 N. Spring St., Clarksville. For more information, call 931-542-2736 or 931-494-3016 or via email at lemmster8@yahoo.com or msbrit@bellsouth.net.

FLAGS RIDE

The 2nd Annual Paducah Flags Ride For USA Cares, June 3, Four Rivers Harley-Davidson, 3005 Old Husbands Road, Paducah, Kentucky. This all-day event kicks off with a patriotic ceremony and a tribute to the military. Then riders head down the back roads of western Kentucky to Mike Miller Park, followed by a presentation and return ride to Four Rivers HD for food, raffles, music and fellowship. For more information, email kelli@usacares.org.

EMPLOYMENT READINESS FOR TEENS

Employment Readiness Program Services for Teens 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday at ACS Employment Readiness Program, 2601 Indiana Ave. Teens will be provided instruction on how to write a resume, search for a job and prepare for an interview. For more information, call 270-798-4289.

ARMY 101

Fort Campbell Army Community Service Army Family Team Building hosts Army 101 twice per month at Army Community Service, 2601 Indiana Ave. Classes are 9 a.m.-1 p.m.  June 5-6 and registration is required. This class will be taught in Spanish. Army 101 provides the basics of Army knowledge and gives the participant the tools to begin an informed, self-aware Army experience. For more information or to register, call 270-798-4800.

FEDS FEED FAMILIES

Fort Campbell will host its annual Feds Feed Families food drive July 1 until Sept 30 with drop off boxes located at the main ACS building, Family Resource Center, Directorate of Family and MWR, Directorate of Public Works, the main housing office, the Child Development Centers, Robert F. Sink Memorial Library, the Education Center, the Safety Office, the Public Affairs Office, and other agencies. Feds Feed Families helps food banks and pantries stay stocked during summer months when they traditionally see a decrease in donations and accepts hygiene items and non-perishable food donations. For more information call 270-798-5518.

DRIVER’S EDUCATION

Driver’s Education available for teens ages 15-17 hosted by SKIESUnlimited, 3411 Bastogne Ave. Monday-Thursday classes are offered Monday-June 1, June 5-8, June 19-22, July 3-6 and July 17-20. Saturday classes are June 3-24, July 1-22 and Aug. 5-26. All participants must be registered with Child and Youth Services prior to enrolling in class. Cost is $330 per student and includes a workbook, 30 hours of class time and six hours driving. To enroll, visit webtrac.mwr.amy.mil. For more information, call 270-412-5811.

BALLOON SATELLITE CAMP

Hopkinsville Community College Balloon Satellite Summer Research Project Camp,  12:30-3:30 p.m. June 19-23, 720 North Drive, Hopkinsville. Camp is for students entering grades 7-12 and those who will be college freshmen in the fall. Students must have basic computer skills. The registration fee is $39 and includes class supplies, pizza on Friday and a T-shirt. Interested students must apply for admission as space is limited. Applications are available online at bit.ly/HCCyouthcamps and will be accepted until June 9. Those selected will be notified by June 13. Camp participants will launch a balloon satellite into near space, track it in real time, and conduct a post flight review. Students will also discuss the total solar eclipse and find out how to be involved in the Nationwide Eclipse Ballooning Project which will be streamed live for NASA Aug. 21. For more information, call 270-707-3700.

ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN

SKIESUnlimited, 3411 Bastogne Ave., offers a large variety of classes and activities for children ages 18 months to 18 years of age. Cost varies per class. To register online, visit webtrac.mwr.amy.mil. For more information, call 270-412-5811.

STONES RIVER VISITORS CENTER

The Stones River National Battlefield visitor center is open from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. The gates to the tour road, Stones River National Cemetery, Redoubt Brannan and McFadden Farm unit will be open from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. The visitors center and gated areas will be closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas. For additional information, visit www.nps.gov/stri.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Fort Campbell Child and Youth Services Youth Sports needs volunteer coaches for children in pre-K through eighth grade. All volunteers receive free training and will be certified through the National Alliance of Youth Sports. All volunteers must complete a background check. To submit an application, visit the CYS Youth Sports and Fitness Office at Taylor Youth Center, 80 Texas Ave. For more information, call 270-798-6355.

CHILD CARE PROVIDERS NEEDED

For on-post residents who are interested in becoming a child care provider, Child and Youth Services-Family Child Care provides free training and incentives to earn a Child Development Associates credential and/or a National Association for Family Child Care accreditation. To get on the list for an upcoming “On the Road to Becoming a Family Child Care Provider” information session, call the Family Child Care administration office at 270-798-4959.

DRIVER’S LICENSE RENEWAL

Tennessee driver’s license holders can renew their licenses at Clarksville City Hall, One Public Square. Drivers may visit the finance and revenue office on the first floor at City Hall, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Free one-hour parking is available nearby. For more information, call 931-645-7437.

GATE HOURS

Fort Campbell gate hours are as follows:

Gate 1 – 4:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Friday, holidays and DONSAs; 6:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday-Sunday.

Gate 2 – 4:30-10 a.m. Monday-Friday; closed on DONSAs, Saturday-Sunday and holidays.

Gate 3 – 4:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Friday and 6-9 a.m. DONSAs; closed on Saturday-Sunday and holidays.

T.C. Freeman Gate – Open 24 hours.

Gate 5 – Closed

Gate 6 – 4:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Friday; closed on Saturday-Sunday, holidays and DONSAs.

Gate 7 – Open 24 hours.

Gate 10 – Open 24 hours.

Angels Gate – 5 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; closed Saturday-Sunday, holidays and DONSAs.

Mabry Gate – 5 a.m.- 9 p.m. Monday-Friday; closed Saturday-Sunday, holidays and DONSAs.

Sabre I Gate – Open 24 hours.

Sabre II Gate – Open 24 hours.

Visitor Control Center’s hours of operation are as follows:

T.C. Freeman Gate Visitor Control Center at 5004A Screaming Eagle Blvd. – 5 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Friday, Saturday-Sunday, holidays and DONSAs.

Gate 7 Visitor Control Center at 7199 Glider Road – Open 24 hours.

Gate 7 Special Operations Visitor Control Center – 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Friday and DONSAs; closed Saturday-Sunday and holidays. Special operations include RAPIDGate credentials issue, process screening requests for survivor outreach services, extended passes and issuing of Air Assault Cards.

FREE SUMMER RIDES  

Clarksville Transit System and the City of Clarksville are offering free summer transportation to youth ages 18 and younger from Tuesday through Aug. 31. To ride, youth must have a valid CTS Youth or student ID. For more information, call 931-553-2429.

FATHER’S DAY LUNCH

The Smokehaus, 6633 Sportsman’s Lane, will host a Father’s Day lunch from 10:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. June 18. On the menu will be a meat and side including barbecue, a full salad and dessert bar. The cost is $15.95 for ages 12 and older, $7.95 for children ages 5-11 and free to children under 5. Reservations are not required but are highly encouraged. For more information, call 270-798-5518.