The following Fort Leonard Wood announcements are for the week of March 26 through 30.

The following Fort Leonard Wood announcements are for the week of March 26 through 30.

March 24
Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Easter Egg Hunt begins at 9 a.m. March 24 at Gammon Field. There will be various activities including music, face painting, a balloon artist, and pictures with the Easter Bunny. This free event is open to the public, ages 0 to 12 years old. No strollers are allowed in the egg hunting areas. No pets are allowed. In case of rain, the event will be moved to March 31. Activities begin at 9 a.m. and the Easter Egg Hunt will begin promptly at 10 a.m. For more information, call 573.596.6913.


March 27
An Armed Services Blood Program Blood Drive, will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 27 at Davidson Fitness Center, Court 1. For more information, call 573.596.5385.

March 28
A Women’s History Month Book Signing is planned from noon to 3:30 p.m. March 28 at the Maneuver Support Center of Excellence Exchange Bookstore.  This event will feature author Ruth VanDyke. For more information, call 573.329.2200.

March 29
The Maneuver Support Center of Excellence Noncommissioned Officers Academy will host a Change-of-Commandants ceremony at 2 p.m. March 29 at Nutter Field House. Command Sgt. Maj. Alma Zeladaparedes, who has served as the academy's commandant since March 31, 2015, will transfer leadership responsibility to Command Sgt. Maj. Teresa Duncan.
The Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood will host a Women’s History Month Observance, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 29 at Pershing Community Center. Ruth VanDyke will serve as guest speaker. Tickets are $12 and are available from brigade Equal Opportunity advisors of a the installation EO office. For more information, call 573.596.0601.
A Women’s History Month Book Signing is planned from 2:30 to 4 p.m. March 29 at the main Exchange on Fort Leonard Wood. This event will feature author Ruth VanDyke. For more information, call 573.329.2200.
The Bruce C. Clarke Library World War 1 Book Club will meet at 11:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. March 29 at the library. The book is “All Quiet on the Western Front,” by Erich Maria Remarque. For more information, call 573.563.4113.