Announcements, Events & Offers for Ohio National Guard Members

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PROJECT MORE VOLUNTEER MENTORS NEEDED
Project MORE is coordinated by the Putnam County Educational Service Center. Since 1999, Project MORE's mission has been to significantly improve the reading levels of Ohio's students with disabilities and students at-risk for reading failure using 1:1 volunteer reading mentoring. Volunteer mentors are needed to participate in at least one 30-minute session each week with a student, one-on-one.

If you are interested in making a difference in a young person’s life by serving as a volunteer
Project MORE mentor in a school near you, please call 1-888-319-3560, ext. 3035, or email projectmore@pm.noacsc.org.


July 1, 2017

Reserve your tickets here!


Columbus Crew Military Appreciation Game
The Columbus Crew is offering discounted tickets for past and present military members as part of their Military Appreciation Day, Saturday, July 1st 2017 at 7:30 PM. Go to the link below, and use promotional code 'MA717' to reserve your ticket today!

Please direct any questions to Adam Collier, Ticket Sales Representative at acollier@columbuscrewsc.com

 


July 1, 2017
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FREE ENTRY TO Columbus Zoo for Veterans and their family
Live Entertainment, VA Benefits and Enrollment, Veterans Services and Information fair
INFO AT: columbus.va.gov


Hunt Dates
October 28, 2017 (Women's 50/50)
November 25 (50/50)
December 9 (50/50)

Application Deadline
September 1, 2017

Application


2017 Camp Ravenna Controlled Deer Hunt Application
All active, reserve, and retired military service men and women are eligible to appply.  There will be three (3) controlled Military Deer Hunts at Camp Ravenna this year. 

The dates for this year's hunts are 28 OCT (Women's 50/50), 25 NOV (50/50), and 9 DEC (50/50). 
For the 28 OCT hunt, only female hunters may take an antlered deer. 

The deadline to submit your application for this year's random drawing is Friday, 1 SEP 2017. 
Unlike the public hunters drawn for this year's hunts, Military Hunt selections are NOT published on the Ohio Division of Wildlife's website.  Randomly drawn military applicants will be notified by mail by 6 OCT 2017.  If you know of any qualified individual(s) without email access, please advise them to contact Mr. Brian Riley, OHARNG Natural Resources Manager, at 614-336-4564 in order to request that a paper copy of the instructions and application form be mailed directly to them.

 

2017 Familly Readiness & Warrior Support Schedule of Events

Download full schedule pdf

Teen Events


June 25-27
3 Days, 2 Nights


4-H Military Camp - Clarksville - Southwest Ohio
Join other Military boys and girls for fun and adventure in a shorter overnight camping experience. Explore nature, bonfires, archery, swimming, games, and making friends to last a lifetime!
Military Youth Ages 8-14 | $25.00 per teen

Registration opens March 31: www.regonline.com/4Hmilitarycamp2017


July 14-16
Weekend Camp


Teen Leadership Weekend - Cincinnati
This will be an experience like no other! On the first night we will sleep next to the Giraffe exhibit then in the Manatee house the next night. During our stay we will explore the zoo including behind the scenes, all while exploring the resilient leader in ourselves!
Military Youth Ages 12-17 | $40.00 per teen

Registration opens March 17: www.regonline.com/TeenLeadWeekend17


August 7-11
5 Days, 4 Nights


OMK Camp Kelleys Island TEEN CAMP - Kelleys Island
OMK Camp Kelleys Island week-long teen camp is designed specifically with teens in mind - the fun and exciting list of activities allow these teens to build long-lasting friendships with other military youth in an environment designed to challenge and engage them.
Military Youth Ages 12-15 | $75.00 per teen

Registration opens March 17: www.regonline.com/TeenOMK17

Youth Events


June 25-27
3 Days, 2 Nights


4-H Military Camp - Clarksville - Southwest Ohio
Join other Military boys and girls for fun and adventure in a shorter overnight camping experience. Explore nature, bonfires, archery, swimming, games, and making friends to last a lifetime!
Military Youth Ages 8-14 | $25.00 per teen

Registration opens March 31: www.regonline.com/4Hmilitarycamp2017


June 11-16
6 Days


Camp Corral - Clarksville
This is an amazing week of non-stop fun and excitement in the great outdoors. Priority registration will go to the children of soldiers who have been injured, disabled, or fallen protecting our freedom. See www.campcorral.org for more information.
Military Youth Ages 8-15 | $25.00 deposit (refunded when you arrive at camp)

Registration opens February 1: http://www.campcorral.org/camp/camp-joy/


August 7-11
5 Days, 4 Nights


OMK Camp Kelleys Island YOUTH CAMP - Kelleys Island
OMK Camp Kelleys Island week-long youth camp is into its 11th year The great success of this program lies in the awesome experience it provides for military youth where they can learn, grow, and build friendships with other military youth in a fun and safe environment.
Military Youth Ages 9-11 | $75.00 per teen

Registration opens March 17: www.regonline.com/YouthOMK17

Family Events


June. 24
11 am - 3 pm


Family Day Event - Akron
Spend an afternoon at the zoo with family and friends! We will provide light lunch and some simple activities you just come and enjoy the time together!
Family and/or friends | Half rpice admission

No registration, just show up.


July 8-9
Weekend Camp


Family Overnight Event - Toledo
OMK invites you to take a walk on the wild side and even a sleep on the wild side! Spend a fun night at the zoo and aquairium learning about the animals and their night activities and behaviors.
Military Youth Ages 5-12 with parent(s) | $15.00 per person

Registration opens March 17: www.regonline.com/ToledoOvernight2017


July 22., 7pm
to
July23, 10am


Family Overnight Event - Cincinnati
Sleep with the animals and see what happens behind the scenes after everone else goes home. There will be adventures and crafts to keep everyone moving and engaged. You don’t even have to worry about dinner or breakfast, we have it covered!
Military Youth Ages 6-12 with parent(s) | $20.00 per person

Registration opens March 17: www.regonline.com/CincinnatiOvernight2017


TBA
One Day


Family Day Event at a Pumpkin Patch - TBA
Perfect for the entire family! We'll spend the morning together, participating in hands-on fun activities (workshops for parents and youth will be separate)…followed by lunch and family fun on the farm!
Entire Family | $TBA

Registration opens March 10: TBA


HERO CAMPS - *Strong Family Workshops


July 15
One Day


HERO Camp - Columbus
Spend the day with the gentle giants at this local equestrian farm. Learn about horse behaviors and how to understand what they are trying to tell you, in turn learning how to better listen to ourselves.
Military Youth Ages 8-12 | $10.00 per person

Registration opens March 17: www.regonline.com/ColumbusHorse2017


July 26
One Day


HERO Camp - OSU CAMUPS Columbus
Ohio State Sports Sampler is a one-day camp where youth can interact with OSU student athletes and have fun while participating in athletic activities designed to teach valuable leadership and teamwork skills.
Military Youth Ages 6-12 and Parent | $20.00 per person

Registration opens March 17: www.regonline.com/OSUSportSampler17


*STRONG Family Workshops
The words of our past participants say it best " There is a wealth of information and resources to be obtained, this isn't your average parenting workshop!" Our strong families program has something for every parent; participate in hands on activities, share as a part of a focus group, create a toolkit to take home of valuable resources and gain valuable insight from some of your own peers on parenting tips. Our workshops focus on helping children succeed in the area of academics, home life and peer interaction. Come join us in a dialogue on what makes strong families!
Free, unless noted in registration

Any Military Parent(s) | Registration opens with respective HERO Camp

 


Troop & Family Camps- Weekend Camps

Troop & Family Camps are designed for the whole family to spend a fun-filled weekend together strengthening ties and building camaraderie with other military families. Be sure to check the specific details for each camp on our website, as each camp has different activities, then pick the camp that best suits your family. Who defines your family? You do.

Each camp will provide a unique experience. Activities that may be available at your selected camp are: waterskiing, sailing, kayaking, bike riding, family games, crafts, campfires, high ropes, zip line, canoeing, hiking, basketball, archery, fishing, and, more.

$85 for up to 4 family members ($10 per additional family member)


August 18-20


Dalton
Registration opens March 17: www.regonline.com/familycampdalton17


August 25-27


Hamilton
Registration opens March 17: www.regonline.com/familycamphamilton17


August 25-27


Kelleys Isnland
Registration opens March 17: www.regonline.com/eriecountyfamilycamp17


Sept 22-24


Bellefontaine
Registration opens March 17: www.regonline.com/familycampbellefontaine17


Sept. 29-Oct. 1


St. Louis
Registration opens March 17: www.regonline.com/familycampnewark17

 

ONGSP DEADLINES

 

Application Deadlines
Feb. 1: Spring Quarter
April 1: Summer Term
July 1: Fall Term
Nov. 1: Winter Quarter
Nov. 1: Spring Term


OHIO NATIONAL GUARD SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
All applicants will use their CAC in order to register and/or check registrations that have been submitted at ONGSP.Ohio.gov.

VIEW ONGSP DETAILS