FMWR Community Calendar

| November 4, 2010 | 0 Comments


Employment Orientation — An employment orientation is Nov. 5, 9-10:30 a.m., Army Community Service, Schofield Barracks. The State of Hawaii’s Oahu Worklinks, operated by a partnership of co-located employment training and job services, will be featured. Call 655-4227. 

Hawaiian Food Workshops — RSVP now for the free Hawaiian food workshops at the Sgt. Yano Library, Schofield, Nov. 16; and Aliamanu Military Reservation Library, Nov. 17. Times for both events are 5:30-7 p.m. Call 655-9694 or e-mail

Family Fun Friday — Enjoy great, friendly fun at Family Fun Friday, 6-9 p.m. The activities for Nov. 5 include giant games and board games. Free pizza is served on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 655-5797 or visit

Right Arm Night at Hale Ikena — Right Arm Night is Nov. 5, 4:30 p.m., at the Hale Ikena, Fort Shafter. Cost is $5 in advance and $8 at the door. Call 438-1974.

6 / Saturday

Adventure Hiking I — Hike around the island with Outdoor Recreation, Nov. 6, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Round-trip transportation from Schofield Barracks is available. Cost is $10. Call 655-0143.

NFL Pro Bowl Tickets — Presale tickets for the NFL Pro Bowl game, Aloha Stadium, Jan. 30, go on sale Nov. 6, 9 a.m., at the Information, Ticketing and Reservation office, Schofield Barracks. Tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis. 

First day of sale tickets are limited to four, per person. Purchasers must have a military ID and be 18 years of age or older. Seating charts are available at the ITR office. Call 655-9971.

8 / Monday

Hula Classes — Learn hula at free classes sponsored by the Native Hawaiian Liaison Office, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii. Soldiers and families can participate in the classes, Mondays, Kalakaua Community Center, Schofield Barracks.

A beginners’ class starts at 6 p.m.; an advanced class begins at 7 p.m. Classes feature the different types of hula and fundamentals of hula steps, movement and posture. E-mail or call 655-9694.

Mock Utility Billing — Mock utility billing will be the topic at upcoming town hall meetings for residents. Meetings will be held at the Aliamanu Military Reservation Chapel, Nov. 8, 6:30 p.m., and at the Kalakaua Community Center, Schofield Barracks, Nov. 10, 6:30 p.m. 

Col. Douglas Mulbury, commander, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, and representatives from Island Palm Communities will update residents and answer questions about mock utility billing. 

9 / Tuesday

Award-Winning Reads — “Million Dollar Putt” by Dan Gutman will be discussed Nov. 9, 6-6:45 p.m., at the Sgt. Yano Library, Schofield Barracks, at the book club for children in grades four through six. Call 655-8002.

10 / Wednesday

“Black Widow” — Jeanette Lee, an award-winning professional billiards player, will be at the Tropics Recreation Center, Schofield Barracks, Nov. 10, 8 p.m. A black-and-white after-party will be held. This event is for adults only. Call 655-5697.

12 / Friday

“Snowman Cookie Plate” — Create a cookie plate at the Schofield Barracks Arts and Crafts Center, Nov.12, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. The $25 cost includes supplies. Call 655-4202.

13 / Saturday

Discover Scuba — Experience scuba for free, Nov. 13, 2-4 p.m. Learn about scuba diving and certification. Class is held in a controlled, pool environment. Call 655-0143.

Newcomers Island Tour — Sign up for the free newcomers island tour that will depart from Schofield Barracks’ ACS, Building 2091, at 8 a.m., the second and fourth Saturday of the month. Call 655-4227.

Tours depart the Fort Shafter Flats Army Community Service, Building 1599, Nov. 20, 8 a.m. Once the tour is full, names will be put on a waiting list. Call 438-4499. 

18 / Thursday

Federal Jobs — “Ten Steps to a Federal Job” will be held Nov. 18 and 19, 9-10:30 a.m., at Army Community Service, Schofield Barracks. Registered guests have priority seating. Call 655-4227.

Teen Theatre Thursday — Learn the basics of stage acting in the ongoing theater program for teens ages 12 and up. Meetings are held the first and third Thursdays of the month at Sgt. Yano Library, Schofield Barracks, from 4-5:30 p.m. 

Learn stage presence, acting skills, improvisation techniques and the varying types of theater techniques. Call 655-8002. Walk-ins are welcome.

25 / Thursday

Civilian Resumes — A civilian resume writing class will be held Nov. 25, 9-10:30 a.m., at the Schofield Barracks Army Community Service. Registration is not required. Call 655-4227.

29 / Monday

Christmas Softball Tournament — Deadline for applications is Nov. 29 for the Christmas Softball Tournament scheduled Dec. 13-17. Turn in applications at the Fort Shafter Physical Fitness Center or the Schofield Barracks Sports Office. Call 655-0856.


All Army Sports — Applications are being accepted through Dec. 1, for the following sports: men’s and women’s boxing, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s triathlon, and men’s and women’s cross-country. Call 655-9914.

EDGE! — This program is free for Blue Star Card holders the first week of every month. EDGE! offers out-of-school opportunities for children and youth, ages 6-18, to participate in cutting-edge art, fitness, life skills and adventure activities. 

Normal cost is $30 per week for first- through fifth-graders, and is free for sixth- through 12th-graders. Visit or call 656-0095.

SOAR — Student Online Achievement Resources is a free online program offering testing and tutorials in reading and mathematics for grades 3-12. E-mail or call 655-9818.

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