Community Calendar: 13 June 14

| June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Pearl Harbor Celebration — Active duty, retired and dependent Army members are invited to enjoy “free pass” days, June 13-14. Paid admission is being waived for tours of the Battleship Missouri Memorial, Pacific Aviation Museum and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum and Park to celebrate the Army’s birthday.
Present a valid military I.D. at the ticket and information booth at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center or on-site at each Pearl Harbor historic site.

Pan-Pacific Hoolaulea — This special three-day celebration, June 13-15, includes a huge Friday night block party, a hula festival and a grand parade along Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki. Visit www.pan-pacific-festival.com.

14 / Saturday
King Kamehameha Day Parade — This colorful celebration begins 9 a.m. and moves down King Street to Punchbowl, then moves into Waikiki via Ala Moana Boulevard. A Hoolaulea follows, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Gateway Park. The events honor the reign of King Kamehameha, who was responsible for uniting the Hawaiian Islands under his rule in 1795.

17 / Tuesday
U.S. Army Museum of Hawaii — The U.S. Army Museum of Hawaii in Fort DeRussy reopens to the general public, June 17, after maintenance and repair temporarily closed the facility. The museum store, however, is open during repair work, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., on the east side of Bldg. 32, during construction. Call (808) 942-0318.

20 / Friday
All American Rodeo — Three shows at the Town and Country Stables, Waimanalo, at 7 p.m., June 20, and 1 and 7 p.m., June 21. Family friendly event includes a petting zoo, pony rides, dunk tank, climbing wall, mechanical bull riding and live country music. Call (808) 953-5382.

27 / Friday
Commissary — The Healthy Lifestyle Festival/Farmers Market will be held 9 a.m.-5 p.m., June 27, and 8 a.m.-4 p.m., June 28-29, in the Commissary parking lot area.

July

1 / Tuesday
Summer Closure — The Fort Shafter Thrift Shop will be closed for summer break, July 1-18. It reopens July 22. Donations will still be accepted in its shed near the front entrance of the shop.

4 / Friday
5K Run — Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay, will host the Runway Run 5K, 7 a.m., July 4. Participants will have the rare opportunity to run the runway in this family friendly event, open to the public. Visit www.mccshawaii.com/races.

Ongoing

Free Concerts — The historic Royal Hawaiian Band performs free public concerts, noon, every Friday of the month on the grounds of Iolani Palace.

Volunteers Wanted — Waimea Valley seeks help to complete the Kauhale Restoration Project. The foundation is seeking volunteer groups interested in participating in its organized workdays to complete this project. Call (808) 638-5855.

Vehicle Registration — The City and County of Honolulu satellite vehicle registration office at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam is open for business 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, at 915 North Rd., Bldg. 1314, in the Club Pearl Complex.
The service is open to all military personnel, their family members and civilians from all military bases with base access.

Online Academic Support — Tudor.com is a DOD-funded resource that provides help in all core school subjects and is offered at no cost to grades K-12 students in U.S. military families.

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