Morale, Welfare & Recreation .............- San Diego area
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NEW THIS WEEK….
Martin Luther King, Jr. 5K Run/1-Mile Walk presented by MWR and USAA. Wed., Jan. 11 • 10 a.m. • Check in 9 a.m. “I HAVE A DREAM!” Register online at www.mwrtoday.com for a 5K run/1-mile walk around Naval Base San Diego. For more details contact the Admiral Prout Field House, NBSD, Bldg. 3279, at (619) 556-7444.
Vehicle Lien Sale, Mon., Jan. 23. Naval Base San Diego’s Auto Skills Center is offering 13 vehicles and 1 travel trailer for bid. Items are available for viewing at Naval Base San Diego Auto Skills Center, Bldg. 3234, Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 21 and 22 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Closed bids must be received by Noon on Monday, Jan. 23. Multiple bids welcome. Get more sale details by calling (619) 556-7009.
Pierside on the Point All-Hands Recreation Center, NBPL, Main Base, Bldg. 546 - (619) 553-4475. There’s ALWAYS something fun happening on the Point! • Fun Friday - Fridays at 7 p.m., FREE. • NFL Sunday Showdown Sundays, 10 a.m., FREE. Pierside on the Point Special Events. Enjoy friends, fun and food specials to please your palette and pocketbook!
• Fight Night - Sat. Jan. 14 • 6 p.m. • Free
• Leap Day Laughter, Wed., Feb. 29, 6 p.m., Free
New Year’s Aerobathon, Wed., Jan.25 • 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Kick off your New Year fitness resolution with a full-body aerobic workout! T-shirts awarded to all participants. See you at the Main Fitness Center, NASNI, Bldg. 281. More info? (619) 545-2877.
Ball & Bag League starting Thurs., Jan.26 • 5 p.m. Calling all bowlers! Admiral Robinson Recreation Center’s Bag & Ball League is looking for members. Play continues every Thursday for 14 weeks. Cost is just $12 per week. For more info or to register call (619) 556-7486.
Break Dance Competition, Thur., Jan. 26 • 6 p.m. • FREE. The Groovaloos are coming to The RECYARD! 1st International Dance Competition champs are opening up tonight’s competition then it’s all YOU. GRAND PRIZE is $250! Competition open to active duty personnel only. Guests must be 18+ years. For info or ign up, head over to or call RECYARD, NBSD, Bldg. 221, (619) 556-5085.
Big Bear Snow Days, Friday-Sunday, Jan. 27-29 • $120 active/$130 guest. Hang out at the cabin, spend time in town, or show your stuff on the mountain. Any way you choose, this is a great weekend to spend time in a winter wonderland! Trip cost includes transportation, lodging, and meals. Limited spaces available. Sign up now! For more details stop by your base Liberty Center or call (619) 524-6587. Trip open to all active duty and a guest, 18+. Sign up by 10 a.m. 1/25.
Roll ‘N Grow Bumper Bowling League starting Saturday, January 28 • 9:30 a.m. Join Naval Base San Diego’s Admiral Robinson Recreation Center in a bowling league for ages 7 and under. League membership is only $8 and weekly play is $5. Cost includes 2 games, shoe rental, shirt, awards and much more. For more info or to register call (619) 556-7486.
18th Annual Polar Bear Swim
Fri., Feb. 3 • Registration 10 a.m. • Race 11 a.m. Are you up for a 500-meter cold-water ocean swim? Head over to NBPL, Main Base Smuggler’s Cove to join the fun! For more information call (619) 553-0931.
BINGO COVERALL game pays $750 every Saturday night! All Main Pack games pay $200. The BINGO Hall opens at 4 p.m. every Saturday night with Fun Games beginning when 5 or more players are present. Main session begins at 6:30 p.m. For more information contact the Admiral Robinson Recreation Center, NBSD, Bldg. 3223, at (619) 556-7486.
GOLF Come Over to the South Side! Check out the improved playing conditions on Admiral Baker’s South Course ~ the best ever! Enjoy the fastest greens in the county, resodded fairways, improved turf conditions, laser tee box leveling, improved drainage, new tee monuments installed and newly improved South Course cart access. Plus, spend some time on the upgraded Baker Driving Range ~ you’ll spend half as much as anywhere else in San Diego! And to top off your day, enjoy a drink, light snack or full meal at the newly renovated Clubhouse Bar & Grill. For more information call the Admiral Baker Golf Shop at (619) 487-0090.
BOWLING...Sea ‘N Air Lanes Renovation is COMPLETE! The dust has cleared and MWR’s Sea ‘N Lanes at North Island has a brand new look! Check out our new bowling lanes and lighting, ball returns, scoring inputs and state-of-the-art pinsetters. We’ve also made our spaces more comfortable with new furniture and large video screens to enjoy music videos, slides, and your favorite TV shows. And don’t forget to book your birthday parties here - we have many new themed options available. Stop by or call us today! (619) 545-7240
Learn to Bowl, Tuesdays & Thursdays • 4:30 p.m. Learn to bowl from a professional MWR instructor. Ten sessions for $10/1-hour session. For information call the Admiral Robinson Recreation Center, NBSD, at (619) 556-7486 or Sea ‘N Air Lanes, NASNI, at (619) 545-7240.
Free Bowling for Active Duty, All active duty personnel bowl FREE from 11 am-1 p.m. every Monday at Sea ‘N Air Lanes and every Tuesday, Admiral Robinson Recreation Center offers FREE bowling and billiards from 11 am-1 p.m. For more information call Sea ‘N Air Lanes, NASNI at (619) 545-7240 or Admiral Robinson Recreation Center, NBSD at (619) 556-7486.
Frames of Fun, Trip open to all active duty and a guest, 18+. Liberty Hall, NBPL, NMAWC: 619-524-6587 Sat., Jan. 7, 4 p.m., $20 active/$25 guest. Get your weekend out of the “gutter” and spend your “spare” time rollin’ with the crew of Liberty Hall! Bowling event surely “strikes” up excitement!
Liberty Goes to Disneyland! Trip open to all active duty and a guest, 18+. Liberty.Rec, NASNI: (619) 545-2878. Sat., Jan. 14, 7 a.m., $100 active/$110 guest. Sign up by 1/6. Let’s go to the Happiest Place on Earth! Join Liberty.Rec as we hang out with our friends Mickey, Minnie, Donald and the rest of the Disney family.
Aim for the Weekend! Trip open to all active duty and a guest, 18+. Liberty Hall, NBPL, NMAWC: (619) 524-6587. Sat., Jan. 14 • 1 p.m .• $40 active/$50 guest. The weekend is here! Shoot off some steam with Liberty Hall at San Diego’s largest gun range. Cost covers lane and gun rental. Some ammo included, but varies depending on your weapon of choice!
Six Flags Trip! Trip open to all active duty and a guest, 18+. The RECYARD, NBSD: (619) 556-5085. Sat., Jan. 21 • All Day • $35 active/$40 guest. Enjoy good company, great rides and tasty food at one of America’s looniest theme parks!
SPORTS & FITNESS
Want to change your SHAPE? Join the Navy’s active duty, over-40 fitness program called SHAPE; Senior Health Assessment Program Enterprise. Let a professional trainer personalize your fitness program! It all begins with a simple health assessment. Then you progress at your own pace with individual or group sessions with the goal of achieving long-lasting health. The program is FREE ~ what do you have to loose, except for your current shape! Set up an appointment at the Admiral Prout Field House Gym, NBSD, Bldg. 3279, front desk or call your SHAPE Fitness Specialists at (619) 556-7897 to get started today!
Sailing Classes! Ahoy Mates. Fiddler’s Cove and the U.S. Navy Sailing Center introduce beginner, intermediate and advanced sailing classes designed to get you out on the water. Held on Saturday and Sunday, each 2-day session runs from 9 am to 4:30 p.m. at Fiddler’s Cove and the U.S. Navy Sailing Center on most weekends. Class fees are $125 per person for all eligible MWR patrons and $170 per person for guests. Pre-registration is required as classes fill up fast. Registration fee includes boat rental, instruction and textbooks. For more information call Fiddler’s Cove at (619) 522-8680 or U.S. Navy Sailing Center at (619) 524-6498.
Anytime is Perfect for Outdoor Fun.
Stop by the Outdoor Adventure Center or Outdoor Gear Rental today for all your sporting equipment needs such as mountain and road bikes, tents, stoves, sleeping bags, safety helmets, fishing equipment, kayaks, canoes, surfboards, scuba, snorkeling and sailing gear. And don’t forget OAC for all your year-round outdoor and party-planning needs! We carry skis, boots, poles, snowboards, canopies, tables, chairs and more! (Items available vary per location.) Call the Outdoor Adventure Center at (619) 556-7493 or Outdoor Gear Rental at (619) 524-6498 for more information.
“DO IT YOURSELF” AUTO SKILLS CENTER
Save money, get it done right and have the satisfaction of knowing you did it yourself at your base Auto Skills Center. We specialize in all your automotive needs from changing/balancing tires and lift rental to steam cleaning, diagnostic and code reading. We supply the tools and “know how,” you provide the labor. Stop by or call today: NASNI, Bldg. 825, (619) 545-7235 and NBSD, Bldg. 3234, (619) 556-7008. Plus, check out the newly-polished, lubed and overhauled Automotive Retail Store at NOW OPEN at NBSD!