Artist coming to post: The renowned military artist, James Dietz, will be at Fort Bragg’s Conference and Catering Center, 2658 Reilly Road, across from the Mini-Mall, on Jan. 29, from noon to 4:30 p.m. to unveil his new painting “First In - Last Out.” This print commemorates the XVIII Airborne Corps’ deployments to Afghanistan and is a testimonial to the enduring commitment made by U.S. Soldiers to the people, communities, and the Afghan National Security Forces. Dietz will be available to personalize his prints.
On-post detour: Utility construction affecting D Street in the Patriot Point area, about 200 feet east of Chicken Road, will require motorists to detour onto old Ammo Point Road and back to D Street from 8 a.m., Monday, to 5 p.m., Feb. 4. Motorists are urged to use caution while traveling in the area during the period of construction.
Employee assistance training: The Fort Bragg Employee Assistance Program is available to support the work/life health and welfare needs of DoD civilian employees and Fort Bragg/Pope Field community. For more information, call 396-5784.
Heroes’ Legacy Scholarships program: The scholarship grants for this program are underwritten by the book, “Of Thee I Sing. A Letter to My Daughters.” Dependent unmarried children under the age of 23 of active-duty personnel, Reserve and National Guard, and retired military members, or survivors of servicemembers may apply for a Heroes’ Legacy Scholarship. For more information, call the Fisher House Foundation at (888) 294-8560. Completed applications must be mailed to: Scholarship Managers, Post Office Box 2550, Cherry Hill, New Jersey 08034. All applications must be postmarked by March 14.
Ski trips: Get discounts on ski trips this winter. Trips are open to all Department of Defense ID card holders and their guests. The Sugar Mountain Resort trip is Feb. 13, Appalachian Ski Mountain trip, Saturday or Feb. 21. Each trip will depart from Smith Lake Recreation area at 5 a.m. and return at 11 p.m. For more information or to register, call 396-5979 or register online at www.fortbraggmwr.com/recreation/ore.