Army & Air Force Exchange Service Public Affairs

NEWS RELEASE: 19-889

EXCHANGE MEDIA CONTACT: Trey Williams – [email protected]

FORT HOOD, Texas – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service invites military children to bring “Lego Movie 2” to life with a free creative event at the Fort Hood Exchange.

Military children ages 3 and older can create a Lego scene or vehicle from the box office hit from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 6  in the Clear Creek Exchange toy department. Lego bricks will be provided.

The event is one of several being held by the Exchange for Month of the Military Child, an annual celebration that honors the resiliency and sacrifices of military children.

“The Exchange is honored to give military children the chance to bring something cool to life with Lego,” said Exchange store manager Samantha Davis. “We hope this event—and the others we host throughout the year—give Fort Hood children an opportunity to explore their imagination and creativity.”

All participants will receive a Lego certificate.

For more information, call the Fort Hood Exchange at 254-532-7200. Families can learn more about the Month of the Military Child and upcoming events on the Exchange’s Hub page.

Facebook-Friendly Version: In honor of Month of the Military Child, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service invites military children to bring “Lego Movie 2” to life with a free creative build event at the Fort Hood Exchange April 6 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call the Fort Hood Exchange at 254-532-7200.

Since 1895, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (Exchange) has gone where Soldiers, Airmen and their families go to improve the quality of their lives by providing valued goods and services at exclusive military pricing. The Exchange is the 61st-largest retailer in the United States. Its earnings provided $2.4 billion in dividends to support military morale, welfare and recreation programs over the last 10 years. The Exchange is a non-appropriated fund entity of the Department of Defense and is directed by a Board of Directors. The Exchange is a 50th Anniversary Vietnam War Commemorative Partner, planning and conducting events and activities that recognize the service, valor and sacrifice of Vietnam Veterans and their families in conjunction with the United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration. To find out more about the Exchange history and mission or to view recent press releases please visit our website at http://www.shopmyexchange.com or follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/ExchangePAO.