FMWR Calendar

| August 11, 2011 | 0 Comments


12 / Friday

Single Soldier Survey — Choose the types of programs and activities you want by filling out the Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation survey now. Based on your location, go to one of these sites:

Framing Workshop — This event is 9 a.m.-noon, Aug. 12, Arts and Crafts Center, Schofield Barracks. Cost is $25 and includes supplies. To register, call 655-4202.

DFMWR Expo — Learn about Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation programs, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Aug. 12, at the Schofield Exchange.

Rising Star 2011 — Support your favorite singer at this yearly singing competition. Semifinals and finals are 6:30 p.m., Aug. 12 and 19, Tropics Recreation Center, Schofield Barracks. Family readiness groups and units can win $300 in unit funds for showing the most spirit. Call 655-5698.

13 / Saturday

“Dog Days of Summer”— This event is 3-7 p.m., Aug. 13, Weyand Field, Schofield Barracks. Activities include contests for dog/owner look-alike, costume, cutest, ugliest and most talented. All dogs must be on a leash, in a carrier or stroller at all times. Only social dogs are allowed. No dogs in heat. Watch “Beverly Hills Chihuahua” as the sun sets. Call 655-0111/2 or visit

15 / Monday

Aha Aina— RSVP by Aug. 15 for “Hee Nalu (Surfing): Hawaii’s Gift to the World,” 6 p.m., Aug. 26, at the Nehelani, Schofield Barracks, sponsored by U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii and the Native Hawaiian Liaison Office. Guest speaker is Fred Hemmings, a champion surfer and founder of professional surfing in Hawaii.
This Aha Aina, formerly known as the Distinguished Lecture Series, includes a complimentary dinner. Call 655-9694 or email

Free Hula Classes — The Native Hawaiian Liaison Office, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, welcomes all Soldiers and families to participate in free hula classes. Beginner classes are 5-6 p.m.; advanced classes are 6-7 p.m. Call 655-9694 or email Classes are held at the following days and locations:

  • Mondays, Kalakaua Community Center, Schofield Barracks.
  • Tuesdays, Community Center, Aliamanu Military Reservation.

Martinez PFC Closures — Portions of the Martinez Physical Fitness Center will be closed at various times now through October to move exercise equipment and to paint. Call 836-0338. Locations and dates follow:

  • Free weight room, Aug. 15-20. Use the Schofield Barracks Health and Fitness Center, Aug. 15-19, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Air-conditioned cardio equipment room, Sept. 12-14.
  • Nautilus equipment room, Oct. 4-17.
  • High ceiling cardio equipment room, Oct. 3-19.

16 / Tuesday

Bowling Buddies on Survivor Tuesdays— This group will bowl, 5-8 p.m., Aug. 16, at the Fort Shafter Bowling Center.

EFMP — Families enrolled in the Exceptional Family Member Program, or EFMP, can share experiences and learn about community resources. Call 655-4791/1551. Times and locations for the SHARE Support Group follow:

  • Aug. 16, 6-7 p.m., Aliamanu Military Reservation Chapel.
  • Aug. 24, 6-7:30 p.m., Schofield Barracks Main Chapel.

Open Mic Night — Show off your talent, no matter what it is, and enjoy an evening of food and drink specials, 6 p.m., Aug. 16, Tropics Recreation Center, Schofield Barracks. This event is held every first and third Tuesday of the month. Call 655-5698.

17 / Wednesday

Free Hawaiian Workshops — Registration is underway for the following workshops conducted by the Native Hawaiian Liaison, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii. Reserve your seat today by emailing or calling 655-9694. Classes follow:

  • Lei-making, 5:30 p.m., Aug. 17, Army Community Service, Schofield Barracks. Make a flower lei; materials will be provided.
  • Nui weaving, 5:30 p.m., Aug. 24, ACS, Schofield. Make bracelets, hats or headbands from coconut palm fronds; materials will be provided.
  • Beginner’s ukulele, 5:30-6:30 p.m.; Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29; Aliamanu Community Center, Aliamanu Military Reservation. Ukuleles will be available, but you can bring your own if you’d like.

Secrets of Car Buying — This workshop is 9-10:30 a.m., Aug. 17, Army Community Service, Schofield Barracks, and will cover financing, purchasing and trade-ins. Call 655-4227.

Financial Planning for Deployment — This class is 9-10:30 a.m., Aug. 17, Army Community Service, Schofield Barracks, and will show how to prepare finances for deployment. Call 655-4227.

Pajama Storytime — Keiki of all ages are invited to “Catch a Falling Star” at the bedtime story hour, 6:30 p.m., Aug. 17, Sgt. Yano Library, Schofield Barracks. Call 655-8002.

18 / Thursday

Anger Awareness— This interactive class, 3-4:30 p.m., Aug. 18, Army Community Service, Schofield Barracks, teaches useful techniques to cope with feelings of anger. Call 655-0596.

19 / Friday

Family Fun Friday— Enjoy free pizza and activities, 6 p.m., Aug. 19, at the Tropics Recreation Center, Schofield Barracks. Call 655-5698.

Ceramic Mold Pouring — This class is 9 a.m.-noon, Aug. 19, Arts and Crafts Center, Schofield Barracks. Cost is $5. To register, call 655-4202.

Employment Orientation — This event is 9-10:30 a.m., Aug. 19 and 26, Army Community Service, Schofield Barracks. Get a resource packet to get started on your career search here in Hawaii. Call 655-4227.

21 / Sunday

Oama and Halalu Fishing— Go fishing with Outdoor Recreation, 6:30 a.m.-noon, Aug. 21. Cost is $35. To register, call 655-0143.


FMWR Outprocessing— Starting Sept. 1, outprocessing Soldiers in the Fort Shafter/Aliamanu and Tripler Army Medical Center areas can be cleared for Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation services at the Aliamanu Military Reservation Physical Fitness Center, Building 1780, 176 Kauhini Rd. Call 836-0338. Soldiers in the Schofield Barracks/Helemano Military Reservation and Wheeler Army Airfield areas can still clear at the Outdoor Recreation Center located at Building 556, Heard Ave., Schofield Barracks; call 655-0143.

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