Love to bike? Bike to Work Day is May 17. Be one of the first 20,000 people to register and receive a free T-shirt at Fort Belvoir's Pit Stop location, Walker Gate from 6:30 to 10 a.m. For more info and to register, visit: http://www. biketoworkmetrodc.org/
Career fair Virginia’s Hire Vets Now cyber networking event is 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. May 8 at the Fort Belvoir Community Center. This networking reception offers transitioning Service members the chance to connect with Virginia employers looking to hire veterans for careers in cyber. Register at www.vachamber.com/ hirevetsmay8.
Relaxation and Stress Relief Workshop ACS offers free Relaxation and Stress Relief workshops, May 8 and Aug. 14, 6-7 p.m., to help participants identify stressors; understand the impact of poorly managed stress; find the link between stress, anger and other emotions; and understand stress as a necessary component of life. 571-231-7001.
Legal Assistance Office closed The Legal Assistance Office is closed for all services May 16, and reopens at 8 a.m. May 17. The office will also be closed for all services on Memorial Day, May 24 and May 27. It will reopen on May 28 at 8 a.m. For more, call Legal Assistance at 703-805-2856.
Invincible Spirit Festival The USO will host the Invincible Spirit Festival, 5 p.m. May 23 on Pullen Field. The event is free and features live music by Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band. Bring blankets and chairs. For more information, contact the Fort Belvoir USO at 571-267- 2080.
Resale Lot The Resale lot is open for active duty, retirees, and DoD civilians to display a vehicle, RV, trailer, or boat (on a trailer) for sale. The lot is located at the corner of Gunston and Abbott Road. Cost for an 18-foot space is $45 for 30 days. Register for a space at the Automotive Skills Center, 9290 Gunston Rd, Bldg. 1462. For more information, call 703-806-4088.
At-Home Family Child Care Providers The Fort Belvoir Family Child Care program offers a variety of flexible care options that meet child care needs to include full day, hourly, before/ after school, and special needs. FCC providers can earn income while working from home and the training and experience are transferable to other installations and CYS Service Programs. For more information about becoming a
provider or enrolling children, call 703-805-9137/9134. Vortex Grill Carry-out Items The Vortex Grill at the Bowling Center offers a carry-out menu. Menu items include Carolina BBQ, fried chicken, beer-battered fish, spaghetti, lasagna, General Tso's chicken, mashed potatoes, and fried rice. Minimum quantities may apply. For more information or to place an order, call the Bowling Center at 703-805-2991.
Single Parent Support Group ACS invites all single parents to the Single Parent Support Group. The group meets on the second Monday of every month, 6-7:30 p.m. through June. Participants must register first by calling 571-231-7001 or 571-231-7029, or by sending an email to FBFamilyAdvocacy@gmail.com.
Sip N’ Paint Nights Sip N’ Paints are the first Saturday of every month at three times: 1-3 p.m., 4-6 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The cost is $25 per person. All materials will be provided. BYOB. Party packages are also available. Sign up for classes at the Community Center. For more, call 703-805- 3714.
Music Lessons at the Community Center Lessons are $95 for four 30-minute classes. •Guitar lessons: all skill levels. Appointments can be made for Mon.-Thurs. Call the guitar instructor at 703-428-6868. •Piano lessons: beginner to intermediate levels. Appointments can be made for Mon. or Wed. Call the piano instructor at 571-317- 4200. •Drum lessons: all skill levels. Appointments can be made Mon.- Fri. Call the drum instructor at 703-855-8327.
Parenting with Love and Logic ACS hosts Parenting with Love and Logic sessions, teaching parents how to use humor, hope and empathy to build up the adult-child relationship. Each session consists of two classes. The next sessions are May 22 and 29, 1-4 p.m. Registration is required by calling 571-231-7001/7028. Eligible participants include active-duty Service members, retirees, their families, and DoD Civilians.
Atlantic City Day Trips Join the Community Center for trips to Atlantic City, N.J. Dates are May 25, June 22, July 27, and Aug. 24, departing at 7:30 a.m., and you’re guaranteed six hours on the ground upon arrival. The cost is $50 per person and reservations must be made at the LTS office. Each eligible ID card holder can sponsor one non-ID card holder. For more, call 703-805-3714.