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U.S. Army Garrison, Hawaii Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation www.himwr.com February 2012


TABLE OF WHAT’S HAPPENING CONTENTS

February 2012 Volume 5 Issue 1 DISCOVERY is published by the Family and MWR Marketing Office. himwr.com

Family and MWR Marketing

Steve Takekawa Takekawa

Director of Marketing

Amanda Montgomery Montgomery

Deployment Programs Coordinator

John Medlock Medlock

Acct Exec CYSS, ACS

Lauressa Reese Reese

Acct Exec CRD

Jenny Duong Duong

Acct Exec BOD

Allan Criss Criss

Webmaster, Marquee Designer

Dennis Tanaka Tanaka

Senior Graphics Illustrator

Brandon Young Young

Graphics Illustrator

Tim Pugh Sponsorship & Advertising Manager Pugh timothy.j.pugh.naf@mail.mil timothy.j.pugh.naf@mail.mil (808) 330-9450

The Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (DFMWR) is looking for volunteers to participate in the Mystery Shopper Program. Help evaluate our facilities and identify great • Help evaluate our facilities and identify great or poor customer service by shopping anonymously at our various DFMWR facilities or activities. Money (if any) will be provided • Money (if any) will be provided for shopping. Flexible Schedule. • Flexible Schedule. Are you up for the challenge and ready to have fun? Apply today at www.mwrarmyhawaii.com/mystery shopper himwr.com/mysteryshopper For information please contact Sandy Kawahara at 656-0078 Sandy Kawahara at 656-0078 or sandy.kawahara@us.army.mil . or sandy.kawahara@us.army.mil .

Saturday, February 18th 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Tropics Warrior Zone - Schofield Barracks Didn’t go to prom in high school? Wish you could relive your prom? Here’s your chance! Enjoy Food, Games and Prizes!

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SPORTS, FITNESS & AQUATICS Fitness Center Programs Develop good habits and stay in shape at our physical fitness centers. We have the best equipment, organized activities and all the necessary tools to get you in or help you stay in great shape! All Army Sports Fitness Classes Beach Volleyball (Men & Women): Entry Deadline Feb1, 2012 Get Fit & Stay There With These Amazing Fitness Classes! Floor Volleyball (Men): Entry Deadline Feb1, 2012 Floor Volleyball (Women): Entry Deadline Mar 1, 2012 Bowling (Men & Women): Entry Deadline Mar1, 2012 Intramural Sports Basketball - Ft. Shafter and Schofield Barracks: Jan 17 - Mar 30, 2012 Soccer Outdoor - Ft. Shafter: Jan 9 - Mar 16, 2012 6-Man Soccer Indoor Tournament - Schofield Barracks: Jan 24 – Feb 16, 2012 Racquetball - Schofield Barracks: Feb 6 – 10, 2012 Tennis - Schofield Barracks: Mar 26 – 30, 2012 All Army Sports - Soldiers apply on the All Army website: https://APPS. IMCOM.ARMY.MIL/APPTRACMAIN, via their AKO and forward to their Commander’s AKO. For more information contact USAG-HI Sports, Fitness & Aquatics Office, 655-0856.

Cardio Kickboxing, Group Cycling, Yoga, Zumba, Boot Camp and many more classes are available Monday – Friday at Schofield Barracks Health & Fitness Center. Can’t make it during the week? We offer some Saturday classes as well. These classes are FREE for all Active Duty Soldiers and their Family Members with an ID card. Join our Stroller Strides Total Fitness Program every Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 8:30 - 9:45 am at Stoneman Stadium. First Class Free! Call 258-0402 for more information. Tripler & Fort Shafter In addition to the swimming pool and cardio rooms, TAMC offers fitness classes on Mondays (Step Aerobics), Wednesday (Cardio Kickboxing), and Fridays (Zumba Fitness) from 4:30 to 5:30 pm; 35-40 minutes cardio, including strength training and Pilates Mat for an all around workout. Free for active duty military and their dependents w/ ID, all others including DoD personnel are $4.00 per class or $25.00 per monthly pass. AMR New massage services available! Select from Deep Tissue, Swedish, Thai, Shiatsu, Lomi-Lomi or Therapeutic Massage for relaxation, therapy, pain relief and more. Call 833-0338 for more information.

HMR & AMR Pools are seasonal. HMR Pool is now closed until May 30, 2012. AMR Pool is closed & will re-open May 28, 2012. Weekly Health & Fitness Center Calendar

8:30 AM

MON.

TUES.

WED.

THUR.

FRI.

SAT.

Step Challenge

Group Cycling

Cardio Kickboxing

Group Cycling

Step & Pump

Yoga (8 -9 AM)

HMR Helemano Military Reservation is open Monday - Friday from 6 am - 9 pm, Saturday from 10 am - 5 pm. Closed on Sunday & Holidays. HMR Pool is open during certain months each year. The pool is closed until May 30, 2012. We still offer great fitness programs that are always FREE for Active Military and Dependants! Fitness Training Advice with Certified Fitness Professionals • Quality training advice • Encouragement and Feedback

9:00 AM

Class Rotation

• Goals and Objectives • Complementary Fitness Testing

9:30 AM

Yoga (9:45 AM)

Pilates Fusion (9:45 AM)

11:45 AM

Boot Camp (45 min)

Zumba / CardioDance

4:00 PM

Yoga

5:00 PM 6:00 PM

Zumba (9:45 AM)

Yoga (9:45 AM)

Boot Camp (45 min)

Core & More (45 min)

Group Cycling (45 min)

Body Sculpt

Group Cycling

Group Cycling

Zumba / CardioDance (4:15 PM)

Step & Abs

Cardio Kickboxing

Step & Pump

Body Sculpt

Zumba / CardioDance

Zumba / CardioDance

Boot Camp

Zumba / CardioDance

Group Cycling (10:15 AM)

Schedule is subject to change, please call to confirm.

• Find a workout partner with the same goals • Even borrow a workout plan Classes are taught by certified aerobics instructors. You may choose from a variety of classes listed below: Boot Camp: Style includes cardio, strength/ power training, and flexibility drills. Yoga: Postures and movements designed to increase strength, flexibility, balance and relaxation to reduce stress levels through breathing. *New Core Circuit class will begin starting January 23 6 – 6:45 pm, Mondays and Wednesdays *New Stroller Stride starting, January 24, 3:00 pm Tuesdays and Thursdays

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ARMY FAMILY COVENANT / BLUE STAR CARD

The Blue Star Card is a Family and MWR discount and activities program intended to enhance the well being of Spouses and Families of combat deployed Army Soldiers during the stressful time of deployment. For eligibility requirements or more information about this program and upcoming events please call 655-0002, visit us on the web at www.bluestarcardhawaii.com or Find Us and Friend Us on Facebook!

THE BIG

Walk off the Wait (WOW) This activity is held every other month to give Blue Star Card holders the opportunity to see how beautiful the island is by going on various hikes around Oahu. Big R: Countdown to Redeployment This is a monthly event for Blue Star Card holders to count down the months until their Soldier returns. Each month there is a different activity such as Bowling, Zumba, Casino Night, Luau, etc. as well as free childcare and appetizers. Proud Sponsor for the Blue Star Card Program:

Blue Star Card Program CFC 5-digit code: 90277

Commercial Sponsorship does not constitute DoD, Army or Family and MWR endorsement.

UPCOMING EVENTS

February February 14- BSC Bake-Off and Coupon Exchange February 22- Eddie’s Birthday Party February 28- Big R: Scavenger Hunt All events are subject to date change and cancellation.

February 22 @ 3PM SGT Yano Library

Eddie will be coming to the library to launch his new deployment storybook, “Eddie’s Funny Feeling” and is going to have the shock of his life when all of his friends surprise him with a birthday party! The first 100 Blue Star Card children to register will receive a miniature Eddie to take home.

Register online @ himwr.com. Deadline for registration is at Noon, February 15, 2012.

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LIBRARIES / KMC collage, sew, or make creep cute felt creatures? You tell us at the session. Group meets on Feb 16, Mar 15 & Apr 19 from 4:00 to 5:00 pm, call the library to register. See you there!

Did You Know? At your libraries you can… Download free audiobooks? Access us online on AKO? Record a story for your child before deploying? Ask a librarian anything, 24 hours a day? Reach us by calling: 655-8002 (SGT Yano at Schofield Barracks), 438-9521 (Fort Shafter) or 833-4851 (AMR).

SGT Yano Library Wednesdays

Feb 1

Feb 8

Feb 15

Feb 22

Fort Shafter Library Tuesdays

Feb 7

Feb 14

Feb 21

Feb 28

Aliamanu Library Thursdays

Feb 2

Feb 9

Feb 16

Feb 23

Feb 29

Book Clubs @ SGT Yano Library TEENS: This book club (for ages 12-18) will meet every first Tuesday of the month. Teens will decide on the book the group will read. Call 655-8001 for more information.

in progress to the library and meet other like-minded souls. You may even learn a new stitch or gain inspiration from fellow attendees. Join us on the 1st Tuesdays of the month (Jan.3, Feb. 7 & Mar. 6) from 5:00 - 6:30 pm.

CHILDREN: Children (ages 8 – 11) will meet every third Tuesday of the month. Children will decide what book to read. The club meetings are from 3:30 pm 4:30 pm Call 655-8001 for more information.

Teen Craft Circle@ SGT Yano Library New program for teens ages 12-18! Come and learn crafting techniques and take home some fun stuff. Come and share your ideas and projects. The session topics are open to the group. Do you want to learn how to crochet,

Knit & Hook @ Fort Shafter Library Bring your yarn, tools, and works

Read to the Dogs @ SGT Yano Library Our volunteer therapy and service dogs are non-judgmental and comforting to children who need to practice their reading and improve their fluency. Children who are able to read on their own can sign up for a 15 minute session to read to a dog on Saturdays, Feb. 11. Preregistration required. Afterschool @ SGT Yano Library Elementary age children are invited to enjoy a special Valentine program on Feb. 8. The program is from 3:00 - 3:45 pm. This program is for ages 6 and up and no registration required. FREE! Make-N-Take Crafts @ Fort Shafter Library Create a unique Valentine’s craft for someone special on Feb 8 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm. Fun for the entire family! All supplies will be provided. For more information call the Fort Shafter Library. Morningstar @ SGT Yano Library! Interested in investing, saving for retirement, college, or a new home? Be an informed investor with Morningstar Library edition. A comprehensive online investing database: independent opinions on stocks and mutual funds, as well as screeners and a Portfolio X-ray to help you make

solid investment decisions. This program is free and open to all Active Duty, Family Members, and DOD Civilians. For more information, please call 655-8001. Pajama Storytime @ SGT Yano Library Children of all ages are invited to a “Be my Valentine” bedtime story hour on Feb. 8 at 6:30 pm. Come in your PJ’s if you’d like! Video Valentines @ SGT Yano Library Teens and Adults are invited to make a free slideshow video Valentine. Make one of your family, deployed soldiers, or for a far away friend. Bring 40 of your favorite photos and a short video on a flash drive or CD and easily create a personalized DVD for your special someone. Space is limited, so call 655-8002 to reserve a seat. Program is from 3:30 to 5:00 pm. Transparent Language Online: MWR library patrons can now access this comprehensive language-learning program that includes 48 languages and English as a second language. Accessible from the Byki Mobile apps for iPhone and Android devices. Registration is required. Use your GLIS email address and PIN to access. Click on the “eResources” tab at dodhawaiilibraries.org. Freegal Music: Ask the library team about signing up for an account. You will be able to download (legally) up to 3 songs a week from the Sony Music Catalog and several independent music producers, and keep them!

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Just for military and their sponsored guests, Kilauea Military Camp (KMC) offers great lodging, dining, tours, recreation and more right in the heart of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS TODAY! Rates begin at $72* per night. Call 438-6707 direct from Oahu or (808) 967-8333. Also, email reservations@kmc-volcano.com or book on-line at www.kmc-volcano.com.

*Subject to change without notice.

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Join us every Thursday of the month for Texas Hold’em. Registration at 5:30 pm, game starts at 6 pm, February 2, 9, 16 & 23. This great FREE monthly tournament lets you test your skills against the best of the best Army players around! All ID card holders 18 and older are welcome; it’s FREE with no buy in. Call 655-5698 for information. All ID card holders 18 and older are welcome; it’s FREE with no buy in. Call 655-5698 for information.

Events

Commercial Sponsorship does not constitute DoD, Army or Family and MWR endorsement.

TROPICS / BOSS

BOSS Meeting: Nov. 2 & 16 and Dec. 7 & 21 3 pm @ Tropics Call 655-5698 for information.

Looking for an all adult place to hang out? Well look no further, the TROPICS Warrior Zone has what you’ve been looking for. TROPICS is now an 18 or older facility equipped with FREE Wi-Fi, 65 Inch 3D TV, weekly lunch specials, social hour, massage chairs, pool tables, gaming systems, a 16-ft inflatable screen for your viewing pleasure and new programming which is full of adult fun. There will be no bounce houses at these events…unless of course it’s filled with adults!!! You must be 18 to enjoy these festivities. Call 655-5698 for more information. Stay Tuned for Wild Wednesdays & Fickin’ Fridays!!

We Need You!

BOSS (Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers) is always looking for a few good men (and women) to get out, get involved and make a difference! If you want to get involved in your community, BOSS is the answer. You can become a Unit Rep or a Volunteer. Don’t have time to stop by? Check us out on Facebook, just search for BOSS Hawaii.

For more information, please call 655-1130.

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OUTDOOR RECREATION Outdoor Recreation Stop by Outdoor Recreation today for the ultimate Hawaiian experience! We’ll help you adjust your latitude and get the most out of your time in Hawaii. Phone reservations are accepted, a minimum 50% deposit is required for all equipment center reservations, 100% payment due for program registration. February 1

EDGE Outdoor Adventure

Call for time

Call for pricing

February 5

Adventure Surfing I

6:30 am – 11:30 am

$48

February 8

EDGE Outdoor Adventure

Call for time

Call for pricing

February 11

Kayak Surfing

6:30 am – 11:30 am

$49

February 15

EDGE Outdoor Adventure

Call for time

Call for pricing

February 18

Stand Up Paddleboard

6:30 am – 11:30 am

$54

February 22

EDGE Outdoor Adventure

Call for time

Call for pricing

February 25

Hike & Whale Watch

5:30 am – 11:30 am

$15

February 29

EDGE Outdoor Adventure

Call for time

Call for pricing

Due to weather conditions and other factors affecting outdoor programs, all program calendars are subject to change without notice. Please call for the most up-to-date information. Call Outdoor Recreation at 655-0143 or Ocean Concepts at 8534673 (SCUBA programs only) for more information or to reserve your spot today!

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Commercial Sponsorship does not constitute DoD, Army or Family and MWR endorsement.

Commercial Sponsorship does not constitute DoD, Army or Family and MWR endorsement.

CMU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. CMU is an AA/EO institution (see www.cmich.edu/aaeo). 31385 7/11

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AUTO SKILLS CENTER Check out everything you can do at

Schofield Barracks - Resale Lot: Permits to place your vehicle in the Resale Lot can be obtained at the SB Auto Skills Center. Fees for the permit will be $1.00 per day, in 7 day increments, as follows: Minimum of 7 Days. 7 day permit fee $7.00, 14 day permit fee will be $14.00, 21 day permit fee will be $21.00, 28 Day permit fee will be $28.00 No refunds on permits.

READY TO SERVE THE ONES WHO SERVE

Fort Shafter - Ft Shafter Auto Skills will be offering a mechanic for hire. If you don’t have the time to do the repairs yourself, you can come in for an estimate. Facility Services: Vehicle Safety Inspection Do-it-yourself repairs Paint Booth and Body Work Storage Needs? Rotate & Balance your tires Need New Brakes? Schofield Barracks Bldg. 910, Duck Rd. 655-9368 Tuesday - Friday: 11:30 am – 7:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Closed: Sunday, Monday & Holidays (Closed Tuesday if Holiday falls on Monday) Fort Shafter Bldg.1535, Fort Shafter Flats 438-9402 Tuesday - Saturday: 9:30 am – 5 pm Closed: Sunday, Monday & Holidays (Closed Tuesday if Holiday falls on Monday) Authorized Patrons: AD/Dependents/ DoD Civilians/Retirees/Reservists/ National Guards. There is no admittance 1 hour prior to closing. You must have closed toe shoes and no children under 14 years old are admitted.

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CUTTER FORD WAIPAHU: 564-9777 94-177 Farrington Highway CUTTER FIAT HONOLULU: 564-9950 914 Ala Moana Boulevard

Commercial Sponsorship does not constitute DoD, Army or Family and MWR endorsement.

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DINING Weekly Dining Every 1st Tuesday of the month.

$22.95 for Adults, children’s prices available.

Dine with stunning views of Walter J. Nagorski Golf Course. Savory Sunday Brunch featuring roasted prime rib with a peppercorn crust and exquisite dishes with flavors infused from the Pacific Rim, Asia and Hawaii Nouveau. Large parties welcome! The modern elegance of the Hale Ikena is perfect for meetings, conferences and special occasions.

Every first Wednesday of the month

Experience a magical evening of mystery, fantasy and comedy with one of Hawaii’s hottest magicians Mark Allen Mauricio. With his mind boggling illusions and combined laughter will make an evening filled of fun and laughter for the entire family. All you can-eat-buffet! Preferred seating for Blue Star Card Holders. $20- Ages 11+, $12- Ages 10 and under.

Pau Hana Social Hour Based on popular demand, Pau Hana is now offered Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday from 5pm - 7pm. Thursdays from 4pm - 6pm. Still enjoy the great deals on pupus and drinks. Call 655-4466 or 438-1974 for more info.

Call 655-4466 for more info. Every last Friday of the month

655-4466

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438-6712

February 23

Every Thursday night

Every Tuesday Night is $1.99

Daily Lunch Buffet - $9.95 daily

All-you-can-eat Luau Buffet! Hula Performers! Fire Dancers! Grand Opening January 26. Doors open at 5:00pm. First Come, First Serve. Preferred seating for Blue Star Card Holders.

Hale Ikena Fort Shafter, Hawaii

$30- Ages 11+ $15- Ages 10 and under. Call 655-4455 for more info.

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Comfort Food Night

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ARMY GOLF / BOWLING / PILILAAU

9 hole golf course located on Ft. Shafter FREE Mizuno Custom Club Fitting with Lou Merkle Twilight Golf Mon - Fri, 11:05 am For more information, call 438-9587 Leilehua Golf Course Renovation Project Renovation started mid January 2011 Expected timeline is 13 months 9 Holes will be open during entire construction period Fees lowered to match Nagaorski Golf Course Daily Operations: Parking lot will remain open Cart Barn will remain open Golf Pro Shop will remain open Clubhouse will remain open Leilehua Bar and Grill will remain open Catering Office will remain open

Planning a Birthday Party? A Birthday Bowling Party at Fort Shafter Bowling Center. Fun and Exciting! What a way to celebrate that special day. Knock ‘em down in the traditional way or to the rocking sounds of Cosmic Bowling. Our snack bar will prepare your party fare; pizzas, burgers, hot dogs and more. Call our Bowling Coordinator and be on your way to an event to remember.

Leilehua Grill open Mon - Sun, 6:30 am - 7:30 pm Call 655-4653 for more information.

Bowling Fees: $15 per hour per lane Cosmic Bowling: $15 per hour per lane Shoe Rental: $2.00 Birthday Party Pizzas Purchase a pizza and receive a FREE 60 oz. pitcher of the soft drink of your choice.

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Fort Shafter Bowling Center Call 438-6733 Today!

Pililaau Army Recreation Center (PARC) Beach Equipment Price List Rentals (90 min / 9 am - 4 pm) Cabin guests receive $3 off each rental / program. SUP Boards (paddle & leash) Soft Surfboard (leash) Foam Surfboard (leash) One Man Kayak (paddle, seat)

$20 $12 $15 $12

/ / / /

$45 $25 $35 $22

Two Man Kayak (paddles, seat) Boogie Board (leash) Mask set Fins

$15 / $27 $5 / $12 $3 / $10 $2 / $5

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ARTS & CRAFTS CENTER / TRAVEL, TOURS & TICKETS Special Military Rates Trained Personnel Let us help you explore paradise. Use our online request form on www.himwr.com! Just click on Shows, Travel & Tickets. EXCITING NEW CLASSES for February Activities

Prices are subject to change without notice. Schofield Barracks ITR* 655-9971

FEBRUARY

Flagview Mall, Bldg. 3320

Quilting/Sewing Tuesdays, 6 - 8 pm. Learn the basics and start a new project every month! $25 first class; $5 additional class

Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - 6 pm, Sat 9 am - 4 pm

Mom & Tots Parent(s) and child take on a creative project together. Every 2nd and 4th Thursday 10 - 11 am. Cost is $4

Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm Sat 9 am - 3 pm

Ceramic Pouring Every Saturday. 1 session, $25 includes supplies. Class from 9 am to Noon. Woodshop Operations Pending volunteer instructor availability. Call 655-0898 to confirm Saturday 10 am / Tuesday 5 pm. Framing 1 session $45 includes all materials on February 10 & 18, 9 am to Noon. Due to space limitations, please call ahead to pre-register! Mahalo!

Farewell Awards

Cricut for Scrapbooking

Kodak Kiosk

Craft Supplies

Laser Engraving

Handmade Crafts & Gifts

FRG Activities

Pre-registration is required for all classes! Call your closest Arts and Craft center for more information.

Schofield Barracks 655-4202 Wed - Thur: 10 am-5 pm Fri - Sat: 9 am-3 pm

*Closed on Sundays & Federal Holidays

ITR can handle all your travel needs!! 2012 Whale Watching Season Navatek Outdoor viewing decks and large windows in the air-conditioned cabins allow for wonderful sighting opportunities and views of Oahu’s coastline. An expert naturalist will share insightful information and educational commentary on the humpback Whale’s behavior and biology. Enjoy a meal served by friendly Navatek crew. Whale Watch Morning Cruise Whale Watch Lunch Cruise Tour is 2 hours in length from Tour is 2 hours in length from 9:00 am – 11:00 am. 9:00 am – 11:00 am. Sails Jan 5, 2012 – April 1, 2012 Sails Jan 5, 2012 – April 1, 2012 ITR Rate: $38.00 (Adults); $16.00 (Child: 7-12 yrs) Retail Rate: $49.00 (Adults); $25.00 (Child: 7-12 yrs)

Birthday Parties

Instruction

Do-It-Yourself Work Areas

Fort Shafter ITR* 438-1985 Ft. Shafter PX market, Bldg. 550

Ft. Shafter 438-1315 Sat: 9 am-4 pm Sun: 11 am-4 pm

ITR Rate: $62.00 (Adults); $32.00 (Child: 7-12 yrs) Retail Rate: $74.00 (Adults); $37.00 (Child: 7-12 yrs)

Paradise Cruises – Star of Honolulu Come a board on the Star of Honolulu to see whale watch that takes you beyond Diamond Head to give you the best seat at Sea! Come view the Humpback whales from the Star’s 60’ Observation Deck! Most whale activities, with their Certified Naturalists, narration, video presentation, Whale Guarantee and many more! *Child (cruise only) FREE per each PAID Adult. Early Morning Whale Watch Cruise Standard Package (No Meal) ITR Rate: $24.25 (Adults); $14.55 (Child: 7-11 yrs) Retail Rate: $29.95 (Adults); $18.00 (Child: 7-11 yrs) Lunch Whale Watch Cruise Standard Package (No Meal) ITR Rate: $38.05 (Adults); $22.65 (Child: 3-11 yrs) Retail Rate: $47.00 (Adults); $28.00 (Child: 3-11 yrs)

Deluxe Package (with Continental Breakfast) ITR Rate: $32.30 (Adults); $19.40 (Child: 7-11 yrs) Retail Rate: $39.95 (Adults); $24.00 (Child: 7-11 yrs) Deluxe Package (with Continental Buffet) ITR Rate: $51.00 (Adults); $30.75 (Child: 3-11 yrs) Retail Rate: $63.00 (Adults); $38.00 (Child: 3-11 yrs)

Please stop by your ITR office today for all of your travel and entertainment needs or call 655-9971 (SB)/438-1985 (FS)

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CHILD, YOUTH & SCHOOL SERVICES / SKIES Youth Sports Interested in volunteering to be a Youth Sports coach? Contact your nearest Youth Sports Office today: AMR/FS 836-1923

SB / HMR 655-6465

Youth Baseball Registration Jan 3 - Jan 24 2012 Late Registration Available Youth Born in the years 1993 - 2006 are eligible - Cost $60 Practices and games will be held at AMR ball fields for AMR and Ft. Shafter participants and Bennett Youth Center and Wheeler ball fields for Schofield Barracks, HMR and Wheeler participants. Practices begin 3 April 2012 Season: April 28 – June 23 2012. To be a volunteer coach please call your nearest youth sports office. SB / Wheeler 655-6465 AMR / Ft. Shafter 836-1923 Youth Wrestling Season Schofield and AMR Registration February 15- March 15 2012 Youth Born 2007-1995 Cost $40 (plus online membership with USA wrestling approx. $35 plus $7 tournament fees) Parents must register their child with USA wrestling (more info provided by coaches) Practices and Season March 14-June 2012 Parents Meeting for Schofield will be held on March 14, 2012 5:30 pm at the BYC Gym Parents Meeting for AMR will be held on March 15, 2012 5:30 pm at AMR Gym Youth Track & Field Registration March 6 - 27 2012 Youth born in the years 1993 - 2005 are eligible Fee: $30 at the time of registration, $20 for USATF membership(must be done before first meet), $5 local meet fee(will be collected at first track meet) Practices will be held at Tripler for AMR and Ft. Shafter participants and WATTS Field for Schofield Barracks, HMR and Wheeler participants. Meet locations TBA. When practices begin coaches will provide information about registering online with USATF for individual memberships (approx. $20) Practices begin approximately April 2012. Season / Meets: June – July 2012 Mini Soccer Registration Mar 20, 2012 – Apr 10, 2012 Youth Born 2007-2008 Cost $20 includes youth t-shirt, parent t-shirt and Soccer ball. Program runs Apr 19 – Jun 7, 2012. Mini sports will meet once a week. It is a parent participation program where youth will learn basic skills of the sport. Home School P.E. Class *Cost is free* Ages 5 and up Youth Sports is currently conducting P.E. Classes for our military home school families. To register contact your nearest sports office and leave the following information; l Youths name l Age/Grade l Home/Cell Number l Family e-mail address

NEW CLASSES! Schofield Barracks: 241 Hewett St, Schofield Bks F.I.T.T. Kids, classes held at the Schofield School Age Center. $37.50 per month classes are held the first 4 Mondays of each month, classes for 6-8 yrs old at 4:00-5:00 pm & 9-12 yrs old at 5:00-6:00. A wide variety of physical activities coupled with learning lifelong health & nutrition habits. Science is back! The first 4 Saturdays of each month, at the SB, SKIES small classroom. $45.00 per month, fee includes all supplies. 5-6 yr olds are at 9-9:45 am; 7-9 yr olds are at 10-10:50 am and 10-13 yrs old are at 11-11:50 am. Creative Comics 6 – 17 yrs old, 4 – 1 hr classes for $40.00 includes all supplies, held on Wed 4:30-5:30 held in the SB, SKIES small classroom. Students create their own character. All cartoon techniques taught. Star Builders for 7-18 yrs old This class begins with an audition in February. This is a class for serious students who want to gain employment in the Performing Arts field. Telephone SKIES 655-9818 prior to Feb 15 to sign up for an audition time and date. Don’t forget SKIES has combination dance, 3-9 yrs, Hip Hop, 8-18 yrs or Social, 9-18 yrs, hula, 3-18 yrs and theatre6, up yrs classes at Ft Shafter, School Age Center and Guitar, 7-18 yrs Keyboard, 7-18 yrs, Kenpo Karate, 5-18 yrs or Little Ninja, 3-5 yrs classes at AMR, School Age Center. At Schofield SKIES offers, combination, Babies in Motion 0-23 mos, Hip Hop 6-18 yrs, Social 9-18 yrs, Swing Kids, 3-8 yrs, Special Need s, Kinder12th grades and home school dance classes. Hula, 3-18 yrs, Guitar, 7-18 yrs, Keyboard, 5-18 yrs, Theatre, 3-18 yrs old, Drums, 7-18 yrs or RockSchool, Int level, Art, 3-12 yrs, Fun with Fabrics, 6-18 yrs, Stagecraft Magic, 11-18 yrs, Chorus, 6-18 yrs, Kenpo Karate, 5-18 yrs old, TaeKwonDo Karate, 6-18 yrs, Little Ninja, 3-5 yrs, Babysitting, 13 -17 yrs, CPR/1st Aid, 13-18 yrs, Driver Ed, 15-17 yrs, Tutoring, K-12th grades, Preschool Writing or Reading, 3-5 yrs. Classes coming back will be cooking. New classes coming are German, Spanish, Excelled Learning, Girls Etiquette and Style. Tutoring will be changing their curriculum. Please telephone SKIES for further information 655-9818.

Family and MWR

Open to military personnel deploying, awaiting permanent housing or just going on vacation. Spaces are limited, cats and dogs only. For reservations or information, please call 368-3456. More info available at www.himwr.com.

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ARMY COMMUNITY SERVICE / EDGE / HIRED

Classes at Army Community Service CALL, CLICK OR DROP BY TO DISCOVER HOW ACS PROGRAMS CAN WORK FOR YOU! Contact ACS at any of the following locations or at himwr.com 2091 Kolekole Ave Schofield Barracks

Bldg. 330 Fort Shafter - Aloha Cntr.

FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY The Financial Readiness Program offers Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University one night per week for 13 weeks (January 11 – April 4). MILITARY SAVES WEEK Military Saves Week (February 19-26) encourages the military community to meet immediate needs and build long-term wealth through saving and debt reduction.

The EDGE Offering opportunities for children and youth to excel, develop, and grow by participating in cutting-edge art, fitness, life skills and adventure activities. EDGE! is open to 1st – 12th graders. Register weekly for your EDGE! programs. FREE for 6th – 12th graders and only $45 per week for 1st – 5th graders. February Programs: Teen Programs: Bridge Building, Cooking, Valentines Crafts, Let the good times roll, Fashion Week, Mini Sport Challenge, Outdoor Adventure- Hiking Youth Programs: Valentines Cooking, Valentine’s Crafts. March Programs: Teen Programs: Capture It! Digital Photography, Fitness 101, Jr Guard, Outdoor Adventure, Bowling, Let’s Grill Youth Programs: Learn to Swim Program times are M - F, 2:45 – 5:45 pm. For more information contact Kristine Yasuda at 655-0445 or kristine.r.yasuda.naf@mail.mil.

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Cooking, Hula and Hawaiian Cultural Classes

Cooking with Christina

Movie Night

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The HIRED! Program - Apprenticeship Get Work Experience with the Hired! Apprenticeship Program The Hired! Program is a 12 week program that provides 15-18 year-old Teens currently attending High School with meaningfully work experience and career-exploration opportunities in Army Hawaii (MWR) Morale, Welfare and Recreation operations at the Libraries, Pools, Bowling Centers, Physical Fitness Centers, Food and Beverage Operations, Youth Sports, School Age Centers, Arts and Crafts Centers and many more. The HIRED! Apprenticeship Program offers work experience and training to better equip each Teen with the skills needed for the job market. Completion of The Hired! 12 week Program also awards a Stipend Check for the Apprentice. For more information call 655-1686 or email: Victorialyn.F.Agbayani.naf@mail.mil

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TelephoneDirectory ARMY COMMUNITY SERVICE (ACS)

DINING & ENTERTAINMENT

Swimming Pools

Real - life Solutions for Successful Army Living ACS, Schofield Barracks, Bldg 2091...........655-4ACS/4227

Casual to fine dining; brunch, lunch or dinner; entertainment and catering.

Aliamanu Pool.............................................. 833-0255

Fort Shafter, Bdg 330...................................... 438-9285

Fort Shafter

Victim Advocate.....................................624-SAFE/7233

Hale Ikena..................................................... 438-1974

Military + Family Life Consultant.................... 222-7088

Catering..........................................................438-6712

All classes are available at no charge. For a class schedule and to register for classes visit http://www.trumba.com/calendars/army_ community_service_calendar or call ACS

Schofield Barracks

Blue Star Card Program 655-0002/655-0112 BOWLING* Fort Shafter Bowling Center, Strike Zone..438-6733 Schofield Barracks Bowling Center............... 655-0573 Wheeler Bowling Center.................................. 656-1745

CHILD & YOUTH SCHOOL SERVICES* Child Development Centers Aliamanu....................................................... 833-5570 Fort Shafter.................................................. 438-1151 Schofield Barracks...................................... 655-7106 Petersen........................................................ 655-5293 Helemano..................................................... 653-0724 CYS Services Outreach

The Nehelani............................655-0660/655-4466 Kolekole Bar & Grill.................655-0660/655-4466

GOLF*** Fort Shafter Walter J. Nagorski Golf Course...................438-9587 Mulligans.......................................................438-6715

Richardson Pool, Schofield Bks................ 655-9698 Helemano Pool.............................................653-0716 Tripler AMC Pool............................................433-5257 Tennis Center* Schofield........................................................479-6727

SUBSTANCE ABUSE Army Substance Abuse Program................... 655-9113 Adolescence Substance Abuse Counseling ....................................................................... 655-9944

THEATRE

Schofield Barracks

Theatre productions, workshops in theatre arts and costume rentals.

Leilehua Golf Course.................................. 655-4653

Army Community Theatre***

Leilehua Grill.................................................655-1711

Fort Shafter, Richardson Theater............. 438-4480

LIBRARIES*

VETERNARY CLINICS

Aliamanu Library......................................... 833-4851

Services are open to active duty personnel and military retirees. Please call for an appointment.

Fort Shafter Library..................................... 438-9521 SGT Yano Library, Schofield Bks............... 655-8002

RECREATION Arts & Crafts* Fort Shafter.................................................. 438-1315

Fort Shafter...................................................433-2271 Schofield Barracks.................655-5889/ 655-5883

VOLUNTEERS Volunteer Coordinator................................. 655-2400

Schofield Barracks...................................... 655-4202

OUR PARTNERS

Auto Skills

AAFES

Fort Shafter.................................................. 438-9402

AMR Shoppette/Gas Station...........................833-6997

Schofield Barracks...................................... 655-9368

Fort Shafter PX...................................................843-1969

B.O.S.S............................................................... 655-1130

Schofield PX.......................................................622-1773

FMWR Kennel................................................... 368-3456

Class 6................................................................ 624-2171

Information, Ticketing & Registration*

Paradise Shoppette (24hr)..............................624-9825

Fort Shafter.................................................. 438-1985

Gas Station (Foote Gate)..................................624-5150

Schofield Barracks.......................................655-9971

Military Clothing Sales .....................................624-0701

Special Events/Recreation Activities

Food Court***..................................................237-4502

Middle School & Teen Programs (MS&T)

............................................................655-0111/0113

DeCA

Aliamanu....................................................... 833-0920

Tropics Recreation Center............................... 655-5698

Commissary...................................................... 655-5066

Schofield Barracks...................................... 655-0451

SPORTS AND FITNESS

LODGING

Fort Shafter.................................................. 438-1487

Physical Fitness Centers

Tripler Lodging................................................... 839-2336

Helemano Military....................................... 653-0717

Aliamanu....................................................... 836-0338

Ft. Shafter DVQ..................................................438-1685

YOUTH SPORTS

Fort Shafter.................................................. 438-1152

Kilauea Military Camp*

SB Sports...................................................... 655-6465

Helemano......................................................653-0719

Reservations

AMR/FS Sports ........................................... 836-1923

Schofield Barracks Health &

Oahu...............................................................438-6707

SKIES / School Liaison Office / YESS

Fitness Center...............................................655-8007

Hawaii................................................ 1-808-967-8333

Schofield Barracks...................................... 655-9818

Martinez Physical Fitness Center............. 655-0900

Pililaau Army Recreation Center*.................. 696-6783

Youth School Age Services

Tripler Physical Fitness Center.................. 433-6443

Reservations................................................ 696-4158

Schofield Barracks...................................... 655-6461

SPORTS

Hale Koa Hotel.................................................. 955-0555

Aliamanu....................................................... 833-4932

USAG-HI Sports Office.......................................655-9914

Helemano..................................................... 653-0717

Outdoor Recreation

Fort Shafter ................................................. 438-6470

Schofield Barracks

Work Force Prep............................................... 655-0451

Equipment Checkout*................................655-0143

Parent Central Services Aliamanu ...................................................... 833-5393 Schofield Barracks ................. 655-5314/655-8380 Kids on Site........................................................655-8628 Family Child Care Aliamanu....................................................... 837-0236 Schofield Barracks...................................... 655-8373 Center-based, in-house, cooperative, full-time and part-time child care. Jobs and training provided for center and home caregivers.

*Also open to Department of the Army Civilian Employees ** Also open to DA and Federal Employees ***Also open to the General Public

Paintball........................................................ 343-3929 Ocean Concepts.......................................... 853-4673

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