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19 / Saturday
Roller Derby Tournament — 5th Annual SK808, Palama Settlement Gymnasium, 810 N. Vineyard Blvd., 12-7 p.m., $10 general admission, visit or call (530) 848-0147.

Book Signing — Author retired Col. Ben Walton will sign copies of his book “Great Black War Fighters: Profiles in Service,” 10 a.m.-1 p.m., at the SB Exchange.

Nesian Fest 2013 — Musicians, dancers and artists from around the Pacific perform, 2-10 p.m., Jan. 19, at the Waterfront at Aloha Tower. General admission is $25 presale, $40 at the door. Call (808) 206-4963 or email

21 / Monday
Museum Closure — The Tropic Lightning Museum at SB will be temporarily closed to the public for electrical and facility renovations inside the museum starting Jan. 21 and will reopen on Feb. 26. Call (808) 655-0438.

24 / Thursday
Free Magic Classes — Kalihi-Palama Library, 6 p.m., on the fourth Thursday of each month (except Nov. and Dec.), sponsored by Hawaii Magicians Society,, or call (808) 234-5262.

25 / Friday
45th Sustainment Brigade Redeployment — Maj. Gen. Stephen Lyons invites the public to attend the 45th Sustainment Brigade Redeployment Ceremony, 10:30 a.m., Jan. 25, Hamilton Field, Schofield Barracks. Grimes Road will be closed to traffic, 10 a.m.-noon, during the ceremony. Call (808) 438-0773.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Observance — “Remember! Celebrate! Act!” is scheduled 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at the SB Warrior Inn Dining Facility (Bldg. 2085). Hosted by 2nd SBCT, 25th ID, Team EO and EEO Hawaii. Call (808) 655-0240.

Hazardous Waste Disposal — Jan. 25 is the deadline to call for a free drop-off appointment of your hazardous waste at the City’s hazardous waste facility, 9-11:45 a.m., Feb. 2. Call (808) 768-3201.

28 / Monday
Free Tax Center — The new Tax Center’s first day of appointments is Jan. 28 at SB and Jan. 29 at FS.
All Army, Reserve, Guard, DOD civilians, family members and retirees are eligible. The SB Tax Center is located in Bldg. 648. Call (808) 655-1040 or visit

2 / Saturday
Fun Run — Bronco Memorial Association Fun Run at the intersection of Hauula St. and Trimble Rd., 8 a.m., free and open to the public.
Run route will include scenic views from Kolekole Pass, and a 10K, 5K and 1-mile Keiki Run. Email or visit the Bronco Memorial Association Facebook page.

Road Closure — Ongoing construction of portions of Kolekole Avenue between Flagler Road and Humphreys Road, SB, will be closed, 24/7, through scheduled completion, Jan. 29.
Contra flows will be set up to allow two-way traffic on Kolekole. Project schedule is subject to change pending weather delays. Safety signs and barriers will be posted when each section of the roadway is closed. Call (808) 656-2532.

Hiking Club — The Hawaiian Trail and Mountain Club leads weekly hikes around various Oahu locations.  For membership information, visit

Freeway Service Patrol — This service is operating on Hawaii’s freeways and sponsored by the State Department of Transportation, the Honolulu Police and Fire departments, and Emergency Medical Services.
The free service provides assistance to stranded motorists by changing flat tires, jump-starting vehicles, refilling radiators, making certain temporary repairs and providing an emergency gallon of gasoline. The service is available 5 a.m.-7 p.m., Monday–Friday, except federal holidays. Call (808) 841-4357.

Family Night Programs — AMR and Schofield chapels invite the public to family-night programs. The weekly event features dinner, classes and activities for ages 4 through high school and adults.
A nursery service, staffed by CYSS, is provided for children ages 6 months-4 years who are registered with CYSS or CDC.
Weekly schedule follows:
•AMR Chapel Family Spiritual Resiliency Night, Tuesdays, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
•Schofield Chapel Family Spiritual Resiliency Night, Wednesdays, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Call (808) 833-8175 (SB) or (808) 839-4319 (AMR).

Chess Lessons — Hawaii Chess Federation will conduct chess instruction, 5:30-8 p.m., Tuesdays, Pearlridge Shopping Center.

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