MWR Briefs

| March 23, 2012 | 0 Comments



March Madness — Get free digital access to the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament for computers, iPhone/iPod Touch, iPad and select Android phones. Register your .mil email address at and receive access to a unique link to create a 2012 NCAA March Madness LiveT account. A military email address is not needed for your account, but you do need to use the link to begin. A unique link will be assigned to you and your household. Once the account is created login at and download NCAA March Madness LiveT apps on iPhone/iPod touch, iPad and select mobile apps. For assistance, email or call 855-566-5483.


Friday Night Entertainment Series — See new acts each and every week at 8 p.m. at Kolekole Bar and Grill, Schofield Barracks. Enjoy pau hana specials before the show. Call 655-4466.


25 / Sunday

Hawaii Canoe Paddling Lessons — Learn to paddleboard with Outdoor Recreation, 7:30 a.m.-noon, March 25. Cost is $54. Register at 655-0143.


26 / Monday

Intramural Softball — Deadline is March 26 to register for intramural softball. The season runs from April 16-Aug. 31 at Fort Shafter’s Takata Field. An organizational meeting is scheduled 2 p.m., April 6, at Sgt. Yano Library, Schofield Barracks. Call 655-0856.


Free Hula Classes — The Native Hawaiian Liaison Office, USAG-HI, conducts free hula classes for Soldiers and families. Beginner classes are 5-6 p.m.; advanced classes are 6-7 p.m. Call 655-9694 or email Class dates follow:
•Mondays, Kalakaua Community Center, Schofield Barracks.
•Tuesdays, AMR Community Center.


27 / Tuesday

Track and Field — Youth born 1994-2005 have until March 27 to register for track and field. Practice will be held at Watts Field for Schofield, Wheeler and HMR participants; practice is at the Tripler Track for AMR and Fort Shafter. Call Joe Washington, Hawaii Army youth track and field director, at 433-2176.


28 / Wednesday

BOSS Meeting — Single Soldiers and geographic bachelors are invited to attend Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers, or BOSS, meetings every Wednesday to discuss community service projects and upcoming programs. North meetings are held at 3 p.m., every 1st and 3rd Wednesday at the Schofield Barracks Tropics Warrior Zone; South meetings are held at 10 a.m. every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month at the AMR Chapel. Call 655-1130.


29 / Thursday­­

Online Practice Tests — Free online practice tests, including CLEP, DSST, ASVAB, AFOQT, ASVAB, CLEP, GRE, SAT, ACT, GED, NCLEX-PN and NCLEX-RN for active duty, family members and DOD civilians from 2-6 p.m., March 29, Sgt. Yano Library. Call 655-8001


Hawaiian Luau — Enjoy the all-you-can-eat luau buffet, every last Thursday of the month at the Nehelani, Schofield Barracks. Doors open at 5 p.m.; show starts at 6:30 p.m. Preferred seating is provided for Blue Star Card holders; call in advance, as space is limited. Cost is $30 for ages 11 and older and $15 for ages 10 and under. For reservations, call 655-4466.


30 / Friday

Hawaiian Luau Buffet — Every last Friday of the month, enjoy the Hawaiian luau lunch buffet at Fort Shafter’s Hale Ikena or Schofield Barracks’ Kolekole Bar and Grill. Cost is $10.95 per person. Call the Hale Ikena at 438-1974 or Kolekole Bar and Grill at 655-0660.



7 / Saturday

Learn to Swim — Register April 7-8 for session 2 class dates, April 9-19. Keiki must be registered with CYSS. Visit



Vehicle Safety Inspection — Don’t forget to check your vehicle inspection sticker located on your vehicle’s right rear bumper to see if it’s about to expire or already has. No appointment is necessary. Call Fort Shafter’s Auto Skills Center at 438-9402 or Schofield Barracks at 655-9368.


Cosmic Bowling — Cosmic Bowling starts at 3 p.m., Saturdays, and 1-5 p.m., Sundays, at the Fort Shafter Bowling Center. Cosmic Bowling at the Schofield Bowling Center starts at 10 p.m., Fridays; 8 p.m., Saturdays; and 6 p.m., Sundays. Call 438-6733 for Fort Shafter or 655-0573 for Schofield.


Free Auto Skills Class — Spouses of deployed Soldiers can learn how to check their vehicle’s oil, fluids and tire pressure. Schedule an appointment at the Fort Shafter Auto Skills Center by calling 438-9402.


No-Show Policy — Blue Star Card holders who register for an event and can’t attend need to cancel their reservation by noon the day before the event. Without cancellation, BSC holders will be considered no-shows. Email


FMWR — Outprocessing Soldiers in the Fort Shafter, Aliamanu and TAMC areas can be cleared for Directorate of FMWR services at the AMR Physical Fitness Center, Building 1780, 176 Kauhini Rd. Call 836-0338. Soldiers in the Schofield Barracks, HMR and WAAF areas can clear at the Outdoor Recreation Center, Building 556, Heard Ave., Schofield Barracks; call 655-0143.



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