MWR Briefs

| June 15, 2012 | 0 Comments


16 / Saturday

Army Birthday Celebration — Continue celebrating the Army’s birthday (June 14), starting at 2 p.m., June 16, Palm Circle, Fort Shafter. Highlights include a polo game, military static displays, pony and carriage rides and keiki activities. Beverages will be available for purchase; however, bring your own chairs, umbrellas or small pop-up canopies. Event is free and open to the public. Visit or call 655-0111/0115. For the listing of Pacific Army Week events, visit


17 / Sunday

Father’s Day Brunch — Celebrate Father’s Day, June 17, with Sunday brunch at FS’s Hale Ikena or SB’s Nehelani. Reservations are required. Call 438-1974 for Hale Ikena or 655-4466 for Nehelani seating times.


Dad’s — bring your receipt to either the SB or FS Bowling Center for up to three free games. Call 655-0573 (SB) or 438-6733 (FS) for more information.


Father’s Day Golf Tournament — Starts at 11:05 a.m., June 17, at the Walter J. Nagorski Golf Course at FS. Register by calling 438-9587; visit the Nagorski or Leilehua Pro Shop to register in person. Tee prizes include Mizuno apparel.


18 / Monday

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, SB.
•Tuesdays, AMR Community Center.


19 / Tuesday

Nehelani Magic Show — Experience a magical evening of mystery, fantasy and comedy with magician Mark Mauricio at the Nehelani, SB. Doors open at 5 p.m.; show starts at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $20 for ages 11 and up; $12 for 10 and under. Call 655-4466 for reservations.


20 / Wednesday

Teen Wednesdays — Bowl at Wheeler Bowling Center, 2-4 p.m. Teens (ages 13-19) can cosmic bowl for only $2. Free shoes with a two-game minimum. Call 656-1745.


21 / Thursday

Zumba — The FS Physical Fitness Center offers Zumba classes, 4:45-5:45 p.m., Thursdays. Cost is $4 per person. Call 438-1152.


23 / Saturday

Fourth of July Run — Register today for this annual 5K event at SB. Register by June 23 at


Saturday Night Spotlight — The schedule for Saturday Night Spotlight at Kolekole Bar and Grill, SB, follows:
•First Saturday, Old School Soul Night with DJ Bennie James,
•Second Saturday, Country Night (guest starring Nashville Waikiki’s DJ),
•Third Saturday, Hip-Hop/R and B Night, and
•Fourth Saturday, Karaoke Night.


29 / Friday

Basketball Tournament — Entry deadline is June 29 for the Army Hawaii men’s and women’s 30 and older basketball tournament. Call the Sports Office at 655-0856/9914.



4 / Wednesday

Fourth of July Spectacular — Event is 9 a.m.-9 p.m., at Weyand Field (adjacent to Sills Field), SB. All gates will be open to the public, but everyone over the age of 16 must have a state or federal government ID card to gain entry on post. Activities will include rides and inflatables, a military working dog demo, an arts and crafts bazaar, entertainment and fireworks. Call 655-0111/2. Visit to register for the 5K Fun Run and Children’s 1-Mile Run.



Summer Reading Program — Register now for this free Army library program. It’s open to all ages: keiki 3-5, 6-11, 12-18 and adults. Registration is underway. Call the FS library at 438-9521 or Sgt. Yano library, SB, at 655-8002. Each week features a special entertainer:
•June 19-20, Sing Along with Uncle Wayne;
•June 26-27, Balloon Monsoon, a magic show;
•July 3, McDermott in Motion, a program highlighting stories by Gerald McDermott; and
•July 10 and 11, Bungie the Clown.


Friday Night Entertainment Series — See new acts at 8 p.m., Fridays, at Kolekole Bar and Grill, SB. Call 655-4466.
•First Friday is Comedy Night (for mature audiences only).
•Second Friday is live bands.
•Third Friday is the Colby Benson Band.
•Fourth Friday is the Taking Care of Business Band.


Ten Mile Race around Wheeler — Deadline is 4 p.m., Aug. 9, to register for this race, which starts at 6:45 a.m., Aug. 19, at WAAF. Race is open to all with installation access. Active duty Soldiers with the fastest race time will be considered for Team Army Hawaii that will enter the Army Ten-Miler in Washington, Oct. 24. Register and pay fees at the fitness centers at SB and FS. Call 656-0086 or email


Bowling — During June, the Exceptional Family Member program will offer recreational bowling from 6-8 p.m. at the SB Bowling Center. Call 655-4777 or 655-4227.


Smoothies Concession — Rich’s Daily Grind and Smoothies is now open at the Martinez Physical Fitness Center, Building 488, SB. Call in orders at 438-0128. Schedule follows:
•Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
•Saturday-Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.


Kids Bowl Free — Register your keiki at HI. Via email, receive free bowling passes, every week during the summer, to bowl two free games a day. Call 438-6733 or 655-0573.


Mongolian Barbecue — Served starting at 5 p.m., Mondays at SB’s Kolekole Bar and Grill, and Thursdays at FS’s Mulligan’s Bar and Grill. Cost is 65 cents, per ounce. Dinner starts at 5 p.m. Call Kolekole at 655-4466 or Mulligan’s at 438-1974.


Golf Special — Pay for nine holes and play 18, Monday-Friday, except holidays, at the Nagorski Golf course, FS. Offer applies to green fees only; cart fees are excluded. Course is open to the public. Limited-time special. Call 438-9587.


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