Events

Upcoming events and activities for military and dependents

Upcoming Events

  1. USO Great Lakes- Coffee Connections 

    Naval Station Great Lakes, Center

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

    Calling all military spouses! Join Wednesday February 21st for Coffee Connections, a special event just for you. It’s your chance to chat, make new friends, and enjoy some valuable spouse time.

    Feb 29th, 2024 5:30 PM CST (1730S)

    Register
  2. USO Tickets for Troops: Chicago Blackhawks, Broadway in Chicago, and more ticket 

    Various Venues in Chicagoland

    Tis the season for the Chicago Blackhawks, Broadway In Chicago, concerts, and more!

    Mar 1st, 2024 12:00 PM CST (1200S)

  3. USO Transitions: Education Kickstart 

    Online Event!

    Join the USO Transitions team for a deep dive into all of the USO Education opportunities that are available free of charge. Interested in a Professional Certificate, digital badges, or a library of online courses? USO Transitions is ready to suppor…

    Mar 4th, 2024 10:00 AM CST (1000S)

    Register
  4. USO Transitions: FBI Jobs Information Session 

    Online Event

    Ever thought of joining the FBI? Being part of something BIG? Join USO Transitions and FBI recruiters for this virtual FBI jobs information session and start mapping your new career!

    Mar 5th, 2024 10:00 AM CST (1000S)

    Register
  5. USO Canine Visit 

    Naval Station Great Lakes, Center

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

    Come enjoy Moral boosting support for all service members and families at USO Great Lakes!

    Mar 5th, 2024 4:30 PM CST (1630S)

  6. USO Transitions: Mastering LinkedIn: Ask Mike Edition 

    Online Event

    Join us for an exclusive webinar experience!

    Mar 7th, 2024 6:00 PM CST (1800S)

    Register
  7. USO Virtual Worldwide Special Delivery Baby Shower 

    Online Event

    We want to celebrate you, your growing family, and your new little one - and you don’t have to leave your house!

    Mar 11th, 2024 11:30 AM CST (1130S)

    Register
  8. USO Gaming - Lucky BINGO 

    Naval Station Great Lakes, Center

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

    Our favorite Game is back again. Come test your lucky at LUCKY BINGO!

    Mar 12th, 2024 5:30 PM CST (1730S)

    Register
  9. USO Coffee Connection Live, Continuing Your Journey with Brittany 

    Online Event!

    Join us this month as Brittany Boccher and special guest, Catherine Vandament, discuss personal and professional boundaries.

    Mar 13th, 2024 11:00 AM CST (1100S)

    Register
  10. USO Transitions: Navigating VA Home Loans feat. Movement Mortgage 

    Online Event!

    Movement Mortgage and the USO have joined forces to support service members and their families in navigating the home buying process!

    Mar 13th, 2024 6:00 PM CST (1800S)

    Register
  11. USO Transitions: Building a Federal Resume 

    Online Event

    Are you interested in learning more about the federal employment process? Join your USO Transition team and Rudy Muriel, Human Resource Specialist/Federal Recruiter to learn the ropes! We’ll discuss the nuances of Federal hiring and learn strategies…

    Mar 14th, 2024 10:00 AM CST (1000S)

    Register
  12. USO Kitchen of Learning: Lucky Edition 

    Naval Station Great Lakes, Center

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

    For the month of March we would be Lucky to have you join us for the USO Kitchen of Learning. *please register?

    Mar 14th, 2024 4:30 PM CST (1630S)

    Register
  13. USO Entertainment: Live discussion with Cesar Milan, Dog Behaviorist 

    Online Event!

    Tune in Friday, March 15th, at 12n EST to watch service members and military spouses have a live discussion with Dog Behaviorist & Animal Lover Cesar Millan. Register here: usomvp.org/CesarMillan

    Mar 15th, 2024 11:00 AM CST (1100S)

    Register
  14. USO Entertainment: Live Discussion with Bill Hader 

    Online Event

    Tune in Tuesday, March 19th, at 6:00pm EST to watch service members and military spouses have a live discussion with actor/writer/director Bill Hader. Register here: usomvp.org/BillHader

    Mar 19th, 2024 5:00 PM CST (1700S)

    Register
  15. USO Transitions: Education Roadmap: Trade Careers feat. Universal Tech.Institute 

    Online Event

    Join the USO and Universal Technical Institute for an interactive event! During this 1-hour webinar, we’ll discuss careers in the transportation, skilled trades, and energy fields. We’ll talk education pathways, and hear advice from professionals!

    Mar 19th, 2024 6:00 PM CST (1800S)

    Register
  16. USO Great Lakes- Coffee Connections 

    Naval Station Great Lakes, Center

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

    Calling all military spouses! Join Wednesday February 21st for Coffee Connections, a special event just for you. It’s your chance to chat, make new friends, and enjoy some valuable spouse time.

    Mar 20th, 2024 5:30 PM CST (1730S)

    Register
  17. USO Reading - Kids Story Time & Craft 

    Naval Station Great Lakes, Center

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

    Let’s enjoy reading a themed children’s book and have fun with arts and crafts!

    Mar 21st, 2024 5:30 PM CST (1730S)

    Register
  18. USO Transitions: Mastering LinkedIn & Building a Personal Brand 

    Online Event

    Join us for an exclusive webinar experience! The USO is proud to present this 2 hour workshop facilitated by Michael Quinn, 3x LinkedIn Top Voice, branding expert, and military veteran. No matter where you are on your career journey, this workshop i…

    Mar 21st, 2024 6:00 PM CST (1800S)

    Register
  19. USO RTC Lunch Catered 

    Naval Station Great Lakes- Recruit Training Command, Center

    Come hang out, grab some lunch and play some trivia!

    Mar 26th, 2024 12:00 PM CST (1200S)

  20. USO Transitions: Mentorship Kickstart 

    Online Event

    Join the USO Transitions team for a deep dive into all of the USO Mentorship opportunities that are available through our partnerships with industry leaders. Ready to explore a new career? Need a mentor? Not sure where to start? USO Transitions is r…

    Mar 27th, 2024 6:00 PM CST (1800S)

    Register
  21. USO Canine Visit 

    Naval Station Great Lakes, Center

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

    Come enjoy Moral boosting support for all service members and families at USO Great Lakes!

    Apr 2nd, 2024 4:30 PM CST (1630S)

  22. USO Kitchen of Learning: Spring Edition 

    Naval Station Great Lakes, Center

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

    We would love for you to join us for our USO Kitchen of Learning for the month of April! *Please register

    Apr 16th, 2024 4:30 PM CST (1630S)

  23. USO Great Lakes- Coffee Connections 

    Naval Station Great Lakes, Center

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

    Calling all military spouses! Join Wednesday February 21st for Coffee Connections, a special event just for you. It’s your chance to chat, make new friends, and enjoy some valuable spouse time.

    Apr 24th, 2024 5:30 PM CST (1730S)

    Register
  24. USO Canine Visit 

    Naval Station Great Lakes, Center

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

    Come enjoy Moral boosting support for all service members and families at USO Great Lakes!

    May 7th, 2024 4:30 PM CST (1630S)

  25. USO Canine Visit 

    Naval Station Great Lakes, Center

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

    Come enjoy Moral boosting support for all service members and families at USO Great Lakes!

    Jun 4th, 2024 4:30 PM CST (1630S)