Originally created 09/22/05

Post Happenings



Post Happenings lists events, programs and other community notices from Fort Gordon. Send information to Fort Gordon Calendar, attention Rebecca A. Smith, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928.

SPECIAL EVENTS

KID'S FISHING DERBY: Registration, 7 a.m., derby 8-11 a.m. Saturday; open to children ages 3 to 15; first 300 children will receive a free T-shirt; trophies awarded to first, second and third place in each of four age groups; free hot dogs, chips and soft drinks; bring own fishing rod; limit of one fishing rod per child; 791-5078

KID'S SHOOTING DAY AT THE RANGE: 1-5 p.m. Saturday; Tactical Advantage Sportsman's Complex, Range 14; children 5 to 15; instructions in archery and skeet-shooting; each child must be accompanied by an adult; firearms, ammunition supplied; 791-5078

FALL FLEA MARKET: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1; Barton Field; open to the public, admission, parking free; 791-2701 or 284-7618

FALL FLEA MARKET BOOTH SPACE SALES: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Wednesday and Sept. 30; post exchange on Third Avenue; fees from $15 to $45; 791-2701 or 284-7618

OKTOBERFEST: 4-10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, noon to 11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, noon to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2; Barton Field; carnival rides, games, food, entertainment; open to the public; 791-6779

RETIREE APPRECIATION DAY: Friday, Oct. 7; 8 a.m. opening ceremony, free information booths, seminars about retirement and health at Darling Hall; specials throughout the post during the day; 6:30 p.m. dinner at The Gordon Club; $18; make checks out to IMWR and mail or take to Retirement Services Office, Darling Hall, Room 237, 307 Chamberlain Ave. Fort Gordon, GA 30905-5730; R.S.V.P. by Sept. 30; 791-2654

PET ADOPTIONS: Fort Gordon Veterinary Clinic, 500 N. Range Road, has pets for adoption; the adoption fee is $60 and includes spaying or neutering, a microchip and vaccinations; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday; 787-3815

LEISURE

AQUATIC AEROBICS: 10-11 a.m. and 4:30-5:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday. $2.50 for walk-ins, $32 monthly for 32 classes, $30 for 60 and older, $48 per couple; 791-3034