Strong B.A.N.D.S During May, Fort Belvoir will be holding various garrison fitness and wellness programs in support of the Strong B.A.N.D.S. mission to promote active and healthy lifestyles within Army communities. There will be giveaways to participants such as Strong B.A.N.D.S wristbands.

Friday Bike to Work Day Walker Gate Entry. Participants must register at for shirts and prizes. Pit stop location: Walker Gate (on Mount Vernon Highway) 6:30-10 a.m. For more, call 703-806-3447. Cycle Strong 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Rats Cycles, 6006 12th St. Bike checks, tire inflation, group rides. For more, call 202-556-1172.

Saturday Armed Forces Kids Run 9 a.m., Pullen Field For more, call 703-805-9138.

May 22 Movement Storytime 10:30-11:30 a.m. Ages 5-7. Library, 9800 Belvoir Rd. Dance, yoga and more! For more, call 703-805-4244.

May 25 Splash Strong 1-4 p.m. North Post Outdoor Pool For more, call 703-805-2620. For the full schedule of garrison fitness and wellness programs, visit the webpage:

Road to TwitchCon Street Fighter V Tournament at DC Armory 

Compete against other Soldiers and represent your garrison at this event. One overall winner from Saturday’s event qualifies for a trip to San Diego at the end of September to compete at the Army Entertainment esports finals at TwitchCon. Spectators are also encouraged to attend. For more, visit www.

Boating Safety Classes

Boating Safety classes are offered by U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 25-08 to meet DMV watercraft operating requirements. Classes are Saturday, June 15 and July 20, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Washington Farm United Methodist Church, 3921 Old Mill Road, Alexandria. Register with Jeff Burt at jdburt@ or call 703-307-6482. 

America’s Armed Forces Kids Run

Fort Belvoir Youth Sports hosts the America’s Armed Forces Kids Run at Pullen Field, Saturday, 8 a.m. Children and teens, ages 4-13, are eligible to register. The cost is $6 per participant, which includes a commemorative 2019 America’s Armed Forces Kids Run T-shirt. Online registration is open at