Coffee Connections - Great Lakes, IL
USO Coffee Connections were created for military spouses to connect over a cup of coffee, craft, or activity and make new friends. Come as you are and join us as we host this event for you to make lasting friendships, learn more about your community, and find local resources to help you throughout your military journey.
Make sure to check out your local USO Facebook page for more information about this event and other programs to support your military family.
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