Events
July 2021

Tuesday, Jul 13, 2021
Oklahoma Tribal Women's Summer Sessions: Intimate Partner and Domestic Violence
 
Time: 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM (CST)
 
Multiple activities: (1) Virtual Summit - 3 Events; (2) Virtual VBA Claims Clinic-Connect with a women only team of federal and state service officers; (3) Virtual Roundtable with VA Center for Women Veterans-Talk with VA leaders, ask your questions about benefits and services. Choose one event or choose them All!! More Information will be provided, after registration. Any questions-email okwomenvets@odva.ok.gov or telephone 405-523-4020
 
 
Thursday, Jul 15, 2021
Virtual Lunch & Learn: MIL/TECH hb MWM & BAH
 
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_w61d7anaTZiH1JTcMrbBlg
 
Are you interested in a career in tech after the military? Wondering what specific skills and training you need to get a job in analytics, cybersecurity, or digital? We’re bringing you representatives from Booz Allen Hamilton who will break down what it means to have a career in tech, tell you the specific skills and certifications you need to break into specific career fields, and connect you with trusted training providers who want to help veterans like you.
Registration is required and we are hosting the lunch & learn on two different dates:
  • July 15, 11:30a – 12:30p (REGISTER for this date)
  • August 12, 11:30a – 12:30p (REGISTER for this date)
 
 
Sunday, Jul 18, 2021
VA Outreach Live NJ
 
Time: 12:00 PM- 2:00 PM (EST)
Location: www.987thecoast.com
https://www.facebook.com/events/161485849273861/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22extra_data%22%3A%22%7B%5C%22invite_link_id%5C%22%3A303325834753955%7D%22%2C%22mechanism%22%3A%22share_link%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22share_link%22%7D%2C%7B%22extra_data%22%3A%22%7B%5C%22invite_link_id%5C%2
 
A Outreach Live on 98.7 The Coast WCZT FM
The mission of VA Outreach Live continues to advocate the three words that guide the Wilmington VA Medical Center Outreach Team forward in their objective to "ENGAGE, EDUCATE and ENROLL" eligible veterans into the VA health care system.
"We'll be there" is the motto the outreach team continues to embody. This radio program offers the team a platform to provide consistent information and dissemination on local and national levels. During the 2 hour talk radio program, listeners can connect by calling in, email or texting questions and/or topic suggestions. The open forum program will furnish interviews with Veterans, VA leadership, staff and community partners. This program serves as a conduit to care, while building stronger bonds and relationships with Veterans, their families, VA staff and the community.
Stream the show live at http://987thecoast.com
 
 
Wednesday, Jul 21, 2021
Jesse Brown VA Medical Center Women Veteran town hall
 
Time: 5:00 PM- 6:00 PM (EST)
 
The town hall will be a virtual event. To participate, Veterans can call 833-380-0741 to join by phone or visit www.access.live/JesseBrownVA. The town hall will also be streamed live on the Jesse Brown Facebook page at www.facebook.com/VAChicago.
 
Virtual Storytelling Workshop hb MWM & ASAP
 
Time: 6:00 PM- 9:00 PM (EST)
https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/71791-Armed-Services-Arts-Partnership
 
The Armed Services Arts Partnership together with The Military Women’s Memorial, are committed to providing service members, veterans, and military family members the opportunity to engage in the art of storytelling, learn together, and build camaraderie along the way. Storytelling is an art form that requires a unique way of observing the world and communicating one’s experiences. At this 3-hour crash course get a taste of storytelling, where you’ll learn how to find, craft, and share your story. No experience necessary! (18+).
 
 
Thursday, Jul 22, 2021
Women Veterans Transition Space Virtual Series "Transition Thursdays"
 
Time: 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM (EST)
https://bddy.me/3hFyDdJ
 
Join Women Veterans Interactive on Thursday, July 22, 2021, from 12-1 p.m. (est) for the kickoff of the Women Veterans Transition Space Virtual Series, "Transition Thursdays," Powered by Comcast NBCUniversal. Special guests include Elizabeth Estabrooks, Deputy Director, Center for Women Veterans, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, and Serena Bermudez, Local Manager Veterans Employment Service, Veterans State Grant, Virginia Employment Commission.
 
The Women Veterans Transition Space (WVTS) program connects women Veterans and military women to a network of career development and employment opportunities driven by industry executives and community partners.
 
Session topics include Virtual Networking, Perfecting Your Resume, Starting From Ground Zero, What's in Your Transition Tool Kit, Get in The Know Before You Go, "It's All about the Corporate Culture," Selling You to Nail the Interview, "Glow Up Before You Show Up" Appearance Matters Even in a Virtual World, "Look the Part, Feel the Part, Be the Part" Dress for Success, Transition as Your Best Self, "Your Health Is Your Wealth.", Navigating VA Benefits and more.
 
Click on the link to register https://bddy.me/3hFyDdJ
 
 
Saturday, Jul 24, 2021
Summer With The Arts: Celebrating Performing Arts hb MWM & Partners
 
Time: 11:00 AM- 4:00 PM (EST)
Location: In person at the MWM
https://womensmemorial.org/index.php/summer-with-the-arts/celebrating-performing-arts/
 
The Military Women’s Memorial Summer with the Arts continues to celebrate the healing and uniting power of the arts. UnitingUS artist talks, art demonstrations, and exhibition tours highlighting the 180 artworks from 110 veteran and their family member artists are scheduled throughout the day.  At 3pm, enjoy the phenomenally entertaining, live Variety Show performance hosted by the Armed Services Arts Partnership.
Featured ARTISTtalk: Leigh Cortez at 1pm! Reserve your in-person ticket here!
ASAP Presents: Stand-up & Storytelling at 3pm! Reserve your in-person ticket here!
 
Air Force Sergeants Assoc International Professional Educational Symposium Enlisted Leadership
 
Location: Orlando, FL
https://members.hqafsa.org/Shared_Content/Events/2021/IntlConvention_2021.aspx
 
AFSA 2021 PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION &
DEVELOPMENT SYMPOSIUM (AFSAPEDS21)
AFSA International Convention (AFSA) // Professional Educational Symposium (PES)
// Professional Development Symposium(PDS) // Enlisted Leadership Conferences (ELC)

-- July 24 through the 29, 2021 --

Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek - Destination Military Support & Family Fun!
14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando, Florida 32821?
 

 



EVENT DESTINATION -- Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek - 14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando, Florida 32821
 
 
Sunday, Jul 25, 2021
Air Force Sergeants Assoc International Professional Educational Symposium Enlisted Leadership
 
Location: Orlando, FL
https://members.hqafsa.org/Shared_Content/Events/2021/IntlConvention_2021.aspx
 
AFSA 2021 PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION &
DEVELOPMENT SYMPOSIUM (AFSAPEDS21)
AFSA International Convention (AFSA) // Professional Educational Symposium (PES)
// Professional Development Symposium(PDS) // Enlisted Leadership Conferences (ELC)

-- July 24 through the 29, 2021 --

Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek - Destination Military Support & Family Fun!
14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando, Florida 32821?
 

 



EVENT DESTINATION -- Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek - 14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando, Florida 32821
 
 
Monday, Jul 26, 2021
Air Force Sergeants Assoc International Professional Educational Symposium Enlisted Leadership
 
Location: Orlando, FL
https://members.hqafsa.org/Shared_Content/Events/2021/IntlConvention_2021.aspx
 
AFSA 2021 PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION &
DEVELOPMENT SYMPOSIUM (AFSAPEDS21)
AFSA International Convention (AFSA) // Professional Educational Symposium (PES)
// Professional Development Symposium(PDS) // Enlisted Leadership Conferences (ELC)

-- July 24 through the 29, 2021 --

Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek - Destination Military Support & Family Fun!
14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando, Florida 32821?
 

 



EVENT DESTINATION -- Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek - 14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando, Florida 32821
 
 
Tuesday, Jul 27, 2021
Air Force Sergeants Assoc International Professional Educational Symposium Enlisted Leadership
 
Location: Orlando, FL
https://members.hqafsa.org/Shared_Content/Events/2021/IntlConvention_2021.aspx
 
AFSA 2021 PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION &
DEVELOPMENT SYMPOSIUM (AFSAPEDS21)
AFSA International Convention (AFSA) // Professional Educational Symposium (PES)
// Professional Development Symposium(PDS) // Enlisted Leadership Conferences (ELC)

-- July 24 through the 29, 2021 --

Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek - Destination Military Support & Family Fun!
14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando, Florida 32821?
 

 



EVENT DESTINATION -- Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek - 14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando, Florida 32821
 
 
Saturday, Jul 31, 2021
122nd VFW 2021 National Convention
 
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
https://www.vfw.org/media-and-events/122nd-vfw-national-convention
 
See website for more information: 
The VFW National Council of Administration voted on and approved the decision toa business only, 122nd VFW National Convention in Kansas City, Missouri. Read the statement here

The vote came just one week after the VFW announced the impossibility of the event taking place at the Baltimore Convention Center in Maryland as originally planned, due to the coronavirus pandemic. 

The 122nd VFW National Convention will take place July 31 – August 3, 2021.
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2021 DAV National Convention
 
Location: Tampa, FL
https://www.dav.org/events/2021-national-convention/
 
See website for more details.