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Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 05:30 PMNeueHouse in New York, NY
Attend Caroline’s Dream, a film screening, on October 18, 5:30pm.
Through her own story, that of others she interviews, and her travels around the world, Carol Lombard Clark unravels the deeply rooted emotional and physical effects of PTSD on the families of war veterans, and those affected by war. With that in mind, she uses the camera, words, and music to bring a message of hope, courage, unity, and healing for the future to all those affected by the devastating effects of war.
RSVP by October 14.
Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 06:00 PMChelsea Piers in New York, NY
Join Headstrong for their 6th Annual NYC Benefit Gala on October 18, 6pm. Enjoy a special evening in support of comprehensive mental healthcare for military veterans.
The event is hosted by Seth Meyers. The cocktail reception begins at 6pm and dinner/program begins at 7:30pm.
Purchase tickets online here.
Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 07:00 PMBuffalo Wild Wings in Brooklyn, NY
The Mission Continues offers a hang out at Buffalo Wild Wings on October 18, 7-9pm. Join Brooklyn Platoon for a night of food and enjoyable conversation - and find out what the platoon has planned for October and November. They'll cover the food and any non-alcoholic drinks!
Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 07:00 PMVenetian in Garfield, NJ
Attend the Brenner Foundation Veterans Gala on October 18, 7-11pm. The event will honor AJ Luna, Director of Veteran Services, Bergen County VA.
Tickets are available here.
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 08:30 AMCV Rich Mansion in White Plains, NY
The Barbara Giordano Foundation presents the Education & Employment Summit for Women Veterans on October 19, 8:30am-4pm. This is a network of business, education, and military community partners, offering panel discussions, one-on-one guidance, interviews, resume writing, power dressing on a budget, and lunch.
Free for women veterans. Call to register.
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 09:00 AMJames J. Peters VA Medical Center in Bronx, NY
The MTA, Port Authority, FDNY, and other agencies will conduct an Employment Info Session for veterans on October 19, 9am-12pm. The Directors of all agency veterans recruitment & staffing initiatives will provide information on upcoming examination filings, intern & job opportunities, and other inquiries on the hiring process for veterans.
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 10:00 AMH. Lee Dennison Building in Hauppauge, NY
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone invites you to the Fifth Annual Veteran Employment Fair on October 19, 10am-1pm. The first hour is veterans only. Over 50 companies participating. Free admission. No registration required.
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 07:00 PMThe Soldiers Sailors Club in New York, NY
The New York Military Affairs Symposium hosts Withdrawal: Reassessing America's Final Years in Vietnam on October 19, at 7pm. Led by Gregory A. Daddis, Chapman University, Orange, California.
NYMAS talks are free and open to the public. NYMAS is supported in part by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities.
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 09:00 AMWest Point in West Point, NY
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 10:00 AMAmerican Legion Post #269 in Patchogue, NY
The Joseph P. Dwyer Veterans Peer Support Project presents their Monthly Community Breakfast on October 20, 10-11am. This month they partner with Island Harvest Food Bank. Coffee and bagels will be served.