Family and MWR August SIMs 2012 Newsletter by 5gG0BP


									August 1st Stoneman Sports Field Complex Construction Update

After months of waiting for construction to start on our new Stoneman Sports Field Complex;
the time has finally come! The construction permits are finally complete and construction of this
much needed park and sports complex has begun. The surrounding area will consist of many
efficiencies and amenities which aid in your comfort as you participate in intramural sports, sit
through a game of softball, watch your child run track or perform vigorous physical training with
your unit.

The all new & improved complex will contain three lighted softball fields, running track, a
lighted soccer/football field, a 400-meter rubber track, a fitness trail with eight workout stations
and restrooms. Demolition and construction work of this highly efficient complex is projected to
be completed June 2013.

August 1st Learn to Swim @ Army Hawaii Pools

Do you or your child want to learn how to swim? Your Army Pools are providing classes all
summer. Richardson Pool Session 6 class dates, August 13-23. Registration will be August 4 &
5. Tripler Pool Session 6 class dates, August 13-24. Registration will be August 2-11. Helemano
Pool Session 3 class dates, August 8-18. Registration will be August 1-7. Aliamanu Pool Session
3 class dates, August 6-18. Registration will be August 1-8. Registration takes place at the pool
location that you desire to take classes. Children must be registered with CYSS. Visit
for more details.

August 1st Dinner Service at Mulligan’s

New Dinner Service is now available at Mulligan’s Bar and Grill at Fort Shafter. Dinner Service
includes the brand new menu and new hours from 5 p.m.-8 p.m., Monday through Friday. Call
438-1974 for more information/

August 1st 10 Mile Race Around Wheeler

Now accepting applications for the Army 10 Mile Race Around Wheeler. Entry deadline is
August 9. Run will start promptly at 6:45 a.m. on August 19. For more information please call

August 1st BOSS Meeting @ TROPICS Warrior Zone

Hooah! Single Soldiers & Geographic Bachelors are highly encouraged to attend BOSS meetings
every Wednesday of the month to discuss community service projects and fun upcoming
programs. Get involved and make a difference. North meetings are held at Tropics Warrior Zone,
every 1st & 3rd Wednesday at 3 p.m. Save the dates: August 1 & 15. South meetings are held at
the AMR Chapel every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month at 10 a.m. Save the dates: August 8
& 22. SGT Rayburn (BOSS President) is waiting for your call, 655-1130!

August 1st Flag Football League

USAG-HI Sports Office is now accepting applications for the 2012 flag football league. Season
starts September 10. Entry deadline is August 24th. Register today. Call 655-0856/655-9652 for

August 2nd Mom & Tots Art @ SB Arts & Crafts Center

Is your child creative and just loves to make a mess? The Schofield Barracks Arts & Crafts
Center welcomes you to be creative while making a project together and we’ll take care of the
mess! Every Thursday morning from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Cost is just $5. Call 655-4202 to reserve
your spot!

August 2nd New Menus at the Army Restaurants

New menus are now available at Kolekole Bar & Grill and Mulligan’s Bar and Grill. Menus also
include new dessert and keiki menus! Try them out today! Call 655-4466 for Kolekole Bar &
Grill and 438-1974 for Mulligan’s Bar & Grill.

August 2nd Tropical Thursdays @ TROPICS Warrior Zone
Join us every Thursday for Texas Hold’em at TROPICS Warrior Zone, Schofield Barracks, FUN
starts at 6 p.m. This great FREE weekly 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. Don’t have a poker face? Come enjoy the tropical atmosphere and featured menu items.
Call 655-5698 for more details.

August 3rd Right Arm Night – End of Summer @ Nehelani

Doors open at 4 p.m. Summertime…and the livin’s easy. Enjoy a Backyard BBQ Buffet and
drink specials at the Nehelani. Spouses and Civilians welcome! Tickets are $5 in advance or $8
at the door. Call 655-4466 for more information.

August 4th Adventure Surf Lessons w/ Outdoor Recreation

Don’t leave this island without partaking in one of the most popular sports today! Enjoy a surfing
lesson for $54 with Outdoor Recreation on August 4, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sign up early-
Outdoor Recreation provides everything but the sunscreen and snacks! Max guests are 12.
Hurry! Slots fill up fast so call today to reserve yours at 655-0143.
August 4th Ladies Golf Clinic @ Leilehua Golf Course
Every first Saturday of the month at Leilehua Golf Course holds a free ladies golf clinic from
1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. For more information please call 655-4653.

August 7th Quilting/Sewing @ SB Arts & Crafts Center

Learn the basics and start a new project every month! $25 for 1st class & $5 additional class. Call 655-
4202 to register today.

August 7th 9 Ball Pool Tournament @ TROPICS Warrior Zone

Join this popular weekly competition on Tuesdays; game starts at 6 p.m., Tropics Warrior Zone
Best 2 out of 3 plays for the champion title on the last Friday of the month. Free to play, call
655-5698 to sign up.

August 11th National Bowling Day @ Fort Shafter Bowling Center

Download your free game of bowling voucher from and bring it to the bowling
center for National Bowling Day. Call 655-0573 for Schofield Bowling Center and 438-6733 for
Fort Shafter Bowling Center.

August 12th NFL Fantasy Football @ TROPICS Warrior Zone

Come pick your fantasy team and follow them throughout the season at Tropics Warrior Zone on
August 12, 1 p.m. Tropics is an 18 and older facility. Call 655-5698 for more details.

August 14th BOSS Blood Drive @ TROPICS Warrior Zone
You’re just our type. All types save lives! Come out and support the BOSS Blood Drive on
August 14, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (longer if needed). Call 655-1130 for more information.

August 16th Third Thursdays @ the Nehelani Showroom
Different tastings every Third Thursday of the month. On August 16th enjoy tequila. $18.00 per
person and includes dinner. Open to ages 21 and up. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Reservations
HIGHLY suggested. Call 655-4466 to reserve your spot today.

August 17th Summer Splash @ TROPICS Warrior Zone

Summer is here! Come cool off while getting wet in our adult slip n’ slide! Bring out your
sexiest beach attire and take away some great prizes during the Tropics Rip the Runway contest.
Enjoy the latest music and awesome grinds from our snack bar. Save the date: August 17, 11
a.m. Sounds fun but have some questions, call 655-5698.
August 17th Army Training Holiday Special @ Fort Shafter Bowling Center

From 11a.m. – 4 p.m. enjoy two free games with the purchase of the daily lunch special or any
sandwich combo meal deal. Free games must be bowled on same day of food purchase. Shoe
rental not included. Offer cannot be combined with any other offers. Specials are offered
provided lanes are available and do not apply to group or party reservations. Call 438-6733 for
more information.

August 17th Outdoor Recreation Grand Opening

Outdoor recreation has moved to an all new location! Come check us out at 435 Ulrich Way,
Bldg 2110 (right behind the ACS building). Call 655-0143 for more information.

August 18th Mega Swap Meet presented by Family and MWR

Sale is from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Fort Shafter Flats Bldg 1598. Family and MWR are holding a sale
of excess inventory. Items will be sold at deep discounts. All sales are final and in “as is”
condition. Cash or Credit Cards only accepted. Time of entry is 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. - ANY
and ALL Active Duty, Retirees and, in the absence of a Soldier deployed, an active Blue Star
Card holder. Veterans are also welcome (please bring discharge certificate or form DD-214).
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. - All Other Cardholders & General Public. Call 438-3503 for more info.

August 18th Outdoor Recreation brings you Kayak Snorkeling w Dolphins

Enjoy the beautiful coastline and friendly dolphins with Outdoor Recreation on August 18, from
7:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Cost is $49. For more information or to register please call 655-0143.

August 31st Hawaiian Luau Lunch Buffet

Every last Friday of the month, enjoy the famous Hawaiian Luau Lunch buffet at the Dining
Room at Hale Ikena or Kolekole Bar & Grill for only $12.95 per person. Please call 438-1974
for the Hale Ikena or 655-0660 for Kolekole Bar & Grill for more information.

***Ongoing August Activities***

NEW Auto Detailing!!!
Schofield Barracks Auto Skills Center now offers auto detailing! For more information or to
schedule an appointment please call 808-499-7633.

FREE Ice @ Outdoor Recreation
Checkout any size cooler at Outdoor Recreation and we will fill it with ice for FREE! Call 655-
0143 for questions.
Bring Your “A” Game @ Army Bowling Centers
Bring in your report card and kids 18 and under can bowl one free game for every two
As/MEs/MPs they receive. Offer valid 30 days from report card issuance. Call 438-6733 or 655-
0573 for more information.

Friday Night Fever @ Wheeler Bowling Center
$5 special for Cosmic Bowling, 3 games and one shoe rental! 5 p.m.-10 p.m. Call 656-1745 for
more information.

Friday Night Entertainment Series
New acts each and every week at Kolekole Bar & Grill. Make Friday your fun day! Enjoy pau
hana specials before the show. Call 655-4466 for more information.
1st Friday- Comedy Night, only $8 per person, for mature audiences only.
2nd Friday- Live Bands
3rd Friday- Colby Benson Band
4th Friday- Taking Care of Business Band

Saturday Night Spotlight @ Kolekole Bar & Grill
Mark your calendars; the Saturday Night Spotlight’s schedule is set. Doors open at 9 p.m. Open
to 18+. No cover
1st Saturday- Old School Soul Night with DJ Bennie James
2nd Saturday- Country Night
3rd Saturday- Hip-Hop/R&B Night
4th Saturday- Karaoke Night

Pay 9, Play 18 at Nagorski Golf Course, Fort Shafter
Pay for 9 holes and play 18. Valid Monday through Friday, except holidays. Offer applies to
green fees only, cart fees excluded. Nagorski Golf course is open to the public (with proper
visitor pass information). Limited time offer, call pro shop for details 438-9587.

Teen Wednesdays at Wheeler Bowling Center
From 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Teens (ages 13-19) cosmic bowl for only $2.00! Free shoes with a two game
minimum! Call 656-1745 for more information.

Keiki Night
Every Wednesday night, kids under the age of 10 eat from the keiki menu for a discounted price
from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.! Enjoy delicious healthy food for a very healthy price at Kolekole
Bar & Grill or at Mulligan’s Bar & Grill! Please call 655-4466 or 438-6712 for more

Mongolian BBQ
Mongolian BBQ on Mondays at Kolekole Bar & Grill is only $0.65 per oz! Dinner starts at 5:00
p.m. Don’t be late! Please call 655-4466 for more information.
Sunday at the Clubs
Enjoy Sunday Breakfast at Kolekole Bar & Grill from 9 a.m. to 1p.m. or Sunday Brunch at
Mulligan’s Bar & Grill from 10 a.m. to 1p.m. Please call 655-0660 (Kolekole Bar & Grill) or
438-1974 (Mulligan’s Bar & Grill) for more information.

Blue Star Card Activities for Spouses of Deployed Soldiers

Big R: Killing for the Crown Murder Mystery

August 30 – ACS Training Center, Schofield Barracks

Dress to impress to celebrate another month of deployment complete by investigating a murder!
Join your Blue Star Card friends on Thursday, August 30, from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 pm, in the ACS
training center, Schofield Barracks (next to SGT Smith Theatre) for a fun evening playing
“Killing for the Crown” and interactive murder mystery game centered around a murder at the
Miss America pre-pageant party. This is an adult only event, limited childcare is available.
Spaces are limited and registration is required. To registered call 655-0002 or email by August 23.

Blue Star Card Program Information:

Blue Star Card SUPERSTAR Punch Card

The SUPERSTAR punch card is a recent Blue Star Card initiative. If you attend Blue Star Card
events, you will receive a Blue Star Card SUPERSTAR punch card. After attending 10 Blue
Star Card events and filling up your punch card, you will receive a FREE Blue Star Card t-shirt!

Blue Star Card Event No-Show Policy

If you register for a Blue Star Card event and cannot attend the event, you must cancel your
reservation by 12:00 p.m. (noon) the day before the event. If you fail to cancel your reservation
and do not attend, you will be considered a no-show, which will result in you automatically
being wait-listed for the next month's events. It is our goal to include as many Blue Star Card
holders as possible in our events, by implementing this policy; we hope to achieve this goal.

Blue Star Card Social Media
Facebook: Bluestarcard Hawaii
Twitter: BlueStarCardHI
Pinterest: Bluestarcard Hawaii

Health and Fitness Center STACC Site Information

The KOS for the Health and Fitness center remains free for valid Blue Star Card Holders, Mon.-
Fri., 8-11 a.m., at Kaala Community Activities Center, Bldg. 556. Registration is required. For
more information please call 655-8313.

Deploying Units

Blue Star Card is available to come to your pre-deployment FRG meetings to explain the
benefits of the Blue Star Card program and answer questions. Please call 655-0002 for more
information or to set up a meeting.

Blue Star Card Email List

Are you a Blue Star Card holder and not receiving email updates? If so please email so we can register your email address for Blue Star Card

Blue Star Card Information

If you have any questions, comments, or feedback regarding the Blue Star Card program please
contact Amanda Montgomery at 655-0002 or email

Blue Star Card Holders are also encouraged to visit for all the
latest updates and events.

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