Events

Upcoming events and activities for military and dependents

Upcoming Events

  1. USO Military Family Programs: Passport to the Midwest 

    USO Illinois Administrative Offices

    Online Challenges!

    PASSPORT TO THE MIDWEST: NEW VIRTUAL PROGRAM SERIES!!! Join military families throughout the Midwest for a friendly competition filled with fun, learning, and creativity by completing missions and attending virtual programs throughout the year!

    Oct 15th, 2021 12:00 PM EDT (1200Q)

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  2. USO Tickets for Troops: BINGO 

    USO Illinois Administrative Offices

    530 Farragut Ave Ste B, Great Lakes, Il 60088

    Virtual Program via Zoom as well as in-person option at USO Great Lakes We are excited to host another VIRTUAL Bingo session with the option to join us in-person at our newly renovated USO center at Great Lakes Naval Base!

    Oct 26th, 2021 7:00 PM CDT (1900R)

    Register
  3. USO MVP: Live Discussion and Q&A with Olympic Swimmers Zach Harting, Katie Ledecky, and Allison Schmitt 

    USO Illinois Administrative Offices

    Online event

    Join the USO and USA Swimming Olympians Katie Ledecky, Zach Harting and Allison Schmitt for a live Q&A discussion on Tuesday, October 26 at 8:15pm ET/ 5:15pm PT. Register and submit your questions here: usomvp.org/USASwimming

    Oct 26th, 2021 7:15 PM CDT (1915R)

    Register
  4. USO Rock Island: Mil Spouse Coffee Connection 

    USO Rock Island Center

    Attn: IMRI-MWA 1 Rock Island Arsenal Building 110, 1-S.E. Rock Island, IL 61299-5000

    Join USO Rock Island and military spouses in the Quad Cities for fall crafts, treats, and conversation!

    Oct 27th, 2021 7:00 PM CDT (1900R)

    Register
  5. Coffe Connections - Rock Island, IL 

    Rock Island, IL

    Join the USO and other military spouses in your community to build friendships, connections, and find resources. Open to all spouses of currently serving military. Dates and times subject to change. Please register to get up-to-date information on this event.

    Oct 27th, 2021 7:00 PM CDT (1900R)

    register here
  6. USO No-Dough Dinner 

    USO Great Lakes Center

    530 B Farragut Ave. Building 27 Great Lakes, IL 60088

    Join us for a USO No-Dough Dinner and Halloween Haunted House.

    Oct 28th, 2021 5:00 PM CDT (1700R)

  7. Military Spouse Program: USO Snack 'n Chat 

    USO Illinois Administrative Offices

    Online Event

    Virtually meet other military spouses while you snack around the world!

    Oct 28th, 2021 8:30 PM CDT (2030R)

    Register
  8. USO Military Youth Programs: Trampoline Party 

    USO Illinois Administrative Offices

    3454 Liberty Dr. Springfield, IL 62704

    Join the USO Illinois as we take over Sky Zone trampoline park in Springfield from 11am-1pm. This event is geared towards military dependents ages 0-18.

    Oct 30th, 2021 11:00 PM CDT (2300R)

    Register
  9. MVP: Live discussion and Q&A of “The Duke and I” with Bridgerton author Julia Quinn 

    USO Illinois Administrative Offices

    Online event

    Join the USO and New York Times Bestselling Author of “Bridgerton” Julia Quinn for a live Q&A discussion about “The Duke and I” for all members of the military community on Monday, November 1 at 3pm ET/ 12pm PT. Register and submit your question…

    Nov 1st, 2021 2:00 PM CDT (1400R)

    Register
  10. Military Spouse Programs, Coffee Connection 

    USO Great Lakes Center

    530 B Farragut Ave. Building 27 Great Lakes, IL 60088

    Join USO Illinois as we host a small gathering for military spouses to connect with each other while enjoying a cup of coffee.

    Nov 3rd, 2021 10:00 AM CDT (1000R)

    Register
  11. USO No-Dough Dinner 

    USO Great Lakes Center

    530 B Farragut Ave. Building 27 Great Lakes, IL 60088

    Join us for a USO No-Dough Dinner.

    Nov 4th, 2021 5:00 PM CDT (1700R)

  12. RTC USO No-Dough Dinner 

    USO RTC Great Lakes

    530 Ste. B Farragut Ave. Great Lakes, IL 60088

    Join us for a USO No-Dough Dinner. This event is for RTC staff only.

    Nov 8th, 2021 12:00 PM CDT (1200R)

  13. USO No-Dough Dinner 

    USO Great Lakes Center

    530 B Farragut Ave. Building 27 Great Lakes, IL 60088

    USO No Dough Dinners are a year-round program held at the USO Great Lakes Center, Bldg. 27, located on the historic Naval Station Great Lakes base, Great Lakes, Illinois. USO No Dough Dinners offer a free, hot meal to military and military families…

    Nov 12th, 2021 5:00 PM CDT (1700R)

  14. USO No-Dough Dinner 

    USO Great Lakes Center

    530 B Farragut Ave. Building 27 Great Lakes, IL 60088

    Join us for the USO Great Lakes Night Before Thanksgiving Dinner.

    Nov 24th, 2021 5:00 AM CDT ( 500R)

  15. RTC USO No-Dough Dinner 

    USO RTC Great Lakes

    530 Ste. B Farragut Ave. Great Lakes, IL 60088

    Join us for a Day Before Thanksgiving USO No-Dough Dinner. This event is for RTC staff only.

    Nov 24th, 2021 12:00 PM CDT (1200R)

  16. USO No-Dough Dinner 

    USO Great Lakes Center

    530 B Farragut Ave. Building 27 Great Lakes, IL 60088

    Join us for a USO No-Dough Dinner.

    Dec 2nd, 2021 5:00 PM CDT (1700R)

  17. RTC USO No-Dough Dinner 

    USO RTC Great Lakes

    530 Ste. B Farragut Ave. Great Lakes, IL 60088

    Join us for a USO No-Dough Dinner. This event is for RTC staff only.

    Dec 6th, 2021 12:00 PM CDT (1200R)

  18. USO No-Dough Dinner 

    USO Great Lakes Center

    530 B Farragut Ave. Building 27 Great Lakes, IL 60088

    Join us for a USO No-Dough Dinner.

    Dec 9th, 2021 5:00 PM CDT (1700R)

  19. USO No-Dough Dinner 

    USO Great Lakes Center

    530 B Farragut Ave. Building 27 Great Lakes, IL 60088

    USO No Dough Dinners are a year-round program held at the USO Great Lakes Center, Bldg. 27, located on the historic Naval Station Great Lakes base, Great Lakes, Illinois. USO No Dough Dinners offer a free, hot meal to military and military families…

    Dec 16th, 2021 5:00 PM CDT (1700R)

  20. RTC USO No-Dough Dinner 

    USO RTC Great Lakes

    530 Ste. B Farragut Ave. Great Lakes, IL 60088

    Join us for a USO No-Dough Dinner. This event is for RTC staff only.

    Dec 20th, 2021 12:00 PM CDT (1200R)