FMWR Briefs

| September 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

(Unless otherwise listed, area codes are 808.) 

9 / Friday
Service Adjustments — FMWR offices will experience more service adjustments. Review the commanding general, Installation Management Command, video at https://youtu.be/JyDtOgqdXEc.

Friday with Friends — This SB ACS support group meeting is a peer-support gathering for surviving family members, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Currently, yoga is being offered during the “Friday with Friends” group support. Yoga will continue being offered until further notice. Call 655- 4227.

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Employment Orientation — This SB ACS class, 10-11 a.m., will orientate you to employment opportunities on Oahu. Learn about Spousal Preference and the Priority Placement Program for Spouses (PPP-S) seeking federal employment.

Information is offered on civilian sector opportunities, contractors, resume writing classes, career fairs and opportunities to further your career and education. Call 655-4227 for more details or to register.

Framing Classes — Framing classes offered, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., SB Arts & Crafts with a maximum of four students, $75, and includes all supplies. Call 655- 4202.

ACS volunteer Latarcia Steinlage goes over employment options with Staff Sgt. Jonathan Russell and Sgt. Brian Pitaniello, both of the 25th ID. The pair had stopped at Steinlage’s booth at the CRE to learn more about the ACS Employment Readiness Program. (Photo by Karen A. Iwamoto)

ACS volunteer Latarcia Steinlage goes over employment options at an ACS Employment Readiness Program. (Photo by Karen A. Iwamoto)

Fish Fryday — Traditional, all-you-can-eat buffet at FS Hale Ikena, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., includes fried fish, shrimp and fried clam strips, homemade hush puppies, potato wedges, corn on the cob and coleslaw, plus a 1/4 rack of snow crab (one portion per person), for $17.95. Call 438-1974 or 438-6712.

“Big Hero 6” — Wear your favorite superhero costume for a chance to win super prizes at Movies on the Lawn. Blankets, chairs and outside picnic coolers are welcome; food and beverages will be available for purchase (cash only). Please, no glass or alcoholic beverages. Location is SB Stoneman Field; call 655-0111.

Paint and Sip — Grab a glass, an apron and a seat in the SB Tropics Ono room at the Tropics. A local artist will instruct you through an original piece of art, 7-9 p.m. All skill levels are welcome at $35 per person. Call 655-5698.

10 / Saturday
Adventure Mountain Bike Level I — Join Outdoor Recreation on this beginner mountain biking adventure, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., to Kaena Point. Seals, turtles, whales or albatross sightings are not uncommon. Bring water, a snack and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty. All transportation (up to 12 people), instruction and equipment are provided at $30/person. SB ODR is located at 435 Ulrich Way, Bldg. 2110. Call 655-0143.

Kids, teens, adults, senior and families are invited to swim, work out, try a new class or connect with friends and family at a Y in their community for free, through Jan. 12. (Photo courtesy YMCA of Honolulu)

Kids enjoy the pool at the YMCA. (Photo courtesy YMCA of Honolulu)

Learn to Swim — Class registration opens, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Sept. 10-11. Thirty-minute classes held Sept. 12-23, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Times are 3-5 p.m., Level 1-2, ages 3+, for $60; Level 3-6, ages 5-years- old and up, $70. Enrollment is limited. Call SB Richardson Pool at 655-9698.

13 / Tuesday
10 Steps to a Federal Job — Need help with your federal resume? Not sure how the federal job process works? Learn Spousal Preference, the Priority Placement Program for Spouses (PPP-S) and 10 Steps to a Federal Job at SB ACS, 9 a.m.-noon. Call 655-4227 to register.

Anime/ Manga Drawing Workshop — Learn how to draw a Hawaiian Vacation Girl in anime/manga style in just three sessions for $45/person, ages 10 and up, at SB Arts & Crafts, 919 Hum- phreys Road, Bldg. 572. Call 655-4202.

14 / Wednesday
SB Library Teen Manga Club — Whether you’re a manga/anime expert or just getting into it, all teens are welcome to join this club every second and fourth Wednesday of the month at 3:30 p.m. We’ll be discussing popular manga titles, anime titles and pushing our creativity with various activities at Sgt. Yano Library, 1565 Kolekole Ave., Bldg 560. Call 655-8002.

Pvt. Jonathan O'Neil attempts to hit a ball in the corner pocket at the newly renovated Tropics Recreation Center. He played against Benjamin Adkins, a recreation assistant at Tropics. O’Neil is of Newport News, Va., and with 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Inf. Division. (Photo by Christine Cabalo, Oahu Publications)

Pvt. Jonathan O’Neil attempts to hit a ball in the corner pocket at the newly renovated Tropics Recreation Center. He played against Benjamin Adkins, a recreation assistant at Tropics. (Photo by Christine Cabalo, Oahu Publications)

17 / Saturday
Drags and Drifts — The 6th annual Drags and Drifts (car, truck and motorcycle show), noon-6 p.m., at SB Tropics. If you have a vehicle you have been dying to show off, register it at Tropics.

Show activities include the 25th ID Band, live DJ music, adult Remote Control Car Challenge. (Bring your remote control car and race it through our challenging obstacle.)

Also, enjoy the 4- to 8-year-old kids Super Hero Power Wheel Race (bring your power wheel, dress as your favorite superhero and race your friends). Participate in the Buffalo Wings Eating Contest, the Whip Cream Lifesaver Contest, the Minute to Win It and the Adult Tricycle Race.

18 / Sunday
Hale Ikena Sunday Brunch — Join Sunday brunch buffet, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., at $24.95 per person; reservations encouraged. Breakfast is hosted at FS Hale Ikena, Bldg. 711, Morton Drive. Call 438-1974.

PS4 Tournament — Do you have game? Come out to the Tropics and prove it. Join us to play Mortal Kombat. Sign-up starts at 11 a.m.; games begin at noon. No participation fee.

Winners receive $25 for first place, $15 for second place and a $10 Exchange gift card for third place. Visit SB Tropics, Foote Avenue, Bldg. 589. Call 655-5698.

19 / Monday
Mongolian BBQ — Every Monday, join us at the SB Kolekole Bar & Grill for Mongolian barbecue, 5-8 p.m. Choose your own vegetables and meats for a delicious stir-fry. Call 655-4466.

20 / Tuesday
Resiliency through Art — This program focuses on self-expression through art in a small group setting. Registration is required. Every Tuesday, 9:30-11:30 a.m., SB Arts & Crafts Center, Bldg. 572, 919 Humphreys Road. Call 655-4202.

FS Preschool Storytime — Children 3-5 years old can listen to stories and sing and dance, 10-10:45 a.m., 181 Chapplear Road, Bldg. 650. Call 438-9521.

Marta Rivera, a trained and certified FCC provider at AMR, engages in arts and crafts with children in her care. (Courtesy Photo)

Marta Rivera, a trained and certified FCC provider at AMR, engages in arts and crafts with children in her care. (Courtesy Photo)

Taco Tuesdays — Every Tuesday at SB Kolekole Bar & Grill enjoy three tacos, rice and beans for $4.99, from 5-8 p.m. Call 655-4466.

Quilting and Sewing — Join us every Tuesday for quilting and sewing, from 5-8 p.m. Cost is $25, first class; $6, each additional class. Recommended for ages 17 and older. For younger patrons, visit SB Arts & Crafts Center, Bldg. 572, 919 Humphreys Road or call 655-4202.

Pottery Wheel Throwing — This class includes instruction and firing up to 15 pieces during class time, 5-8 p.m. Cost is $100 for a once-a-week session for 10 weeks. Ages 17 and up are rec- ommended. Visit the SB Arts & Crafts Center, Bldg. 572, 919 Humphreys Road. Call 655-4202.

21 / Wednesday
ACS Play Mornings — Meet other moms and dads, share information and parenting tips, and give your infant/toddler a chance to interact with other children, 10-11 a.m., SB ACS, Bldg. 2091. Call 655-4227.

Burger Bar Wednesday — Join us at the FS Hale Ikena every Wednesday for a Grand Buffet hot dog and Burger Bar at Bldg. 711, Morton Drive. Call 438-1974.

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