Morale, Welfare & Recreation ............. San Diego area
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The Join the Navy’s Bay Bridge Run/Walk 30 Year Celebration! The Navy’s Bay Bridge Run/Walk, presented by SDG&E, Northrop Grumman and Unified Port of San Diego, is Sunday, May 15, 2016. Your only chance to walk across the Coronado Bridge! Register today at www.navylifesw.com/bridgerun.
Summer Day Camp A fun and productive place for your child to learn new skills, acquire new interests, make new friends, and explore San Diego on field trips is in the neighborhood! CYP offers day camp for youth, 6-12 years old, in six Navy housing areas in San Diego: Admiral Hartman, 858-270-2060 Chesterton, 858-268-2252 Gateway Village, 619-225-5628 Murphy Canyon, 858-268-2828 Silver Strand, 619-435-5056 Village at Serra Mesa, 858-571-3853 For full day camp details visit or call the Center near you. Register today at militarychildcare.com.
Hand Pottery Class Saturday, April 30, 2-4 pm, $19 (+$5 fee on-site) 133 Elder Ave, IB Back by popular demand! Make a wall plant holder at Art Wheel in IB. All ages welcome! Space is limited. Items created available for pick up two weeks after class. Register: 619-556-9597
Project Bucket List: Naked (of luxury) & Afraid Camping Trip Saturday-Sunday, April 30-May 1, $55 (includes transportation, two meals and equipment; Liberty pricing available) Depart Sat. Noon/return Sun. 11 am On this camping trip we will practice a variety of skills to hone your survival instinct. Natural hot springs bubble nearby for an amazing weekend in nature. 619-553-9138
Mad Hatter “Mommy & Me” Tea Party Sunday, May 1, 2-4 pm, $8/person, Anchors Catering & Conference Center Don’t be late for a delightful date. Follow the white rabbit to enjoy tea, savories and sweets with your Queen of Hearts, plus an afternoon of music, characters, a make-your-own hat station and photo booth. Formal attire and pearls encouraged, but not required. Advanced registration required. NBSD 619-556-9597, NASNI 619-545-9576, NAB 619-437-3190, NBPL 619-553-9138
Cinco de Mayo 5K Proudly presented by MWR and Financial Partners Credit Union Thursday, May 5, 11:15 am (Check in opens at 10:30 am) Participation is FREE and open to all! Register online at www.navylifesw.com. Proudly sponsored by USAA. Event starts at the Balboa Athletic Complex, NMCSD, Bldg. 12 Softball Field. For more details call 619-532-6080.
Beach Fest Saturday, May 7, 10 am-5 pm, FREE, NBPL, Main Base, Smuggler’s Cove Celebrate the beach life! Enjoy free kayak and stand up paddle board lessons, free SCUBA and outrigger orientation, a BBQ, and much more fun for the entire family. It’s an extraordinary event not to be missed! For more information call 619-553-9138.
Be the Stars ~ Dance Competition Saturday, May 7, 6-10 pm, FREE, Murphy Canyon Youth Recreation Center It’s our own LIVE “Dancing with the Stars!” Whether you participate or are part of the audience…don’t miss this one! Refreshments provided. Info: 619-545-9576 or 619-437-3190
Olympic Anniversary Wednesday, May 11, 11 am, FREE Celebrate our one-year anniversary with a competition of Olympic proportion! Each team of four (must have, at least, one a female) competes in four timed events ranging from free throws and football toss to a sprint relay and soccer goal kick. Giveaways for all and prizes to winning teams! Sign up today! Stop by or call the VADM Martin Fitness Center NASNI, Bldg. 1507, 619-545-0237.
R.P.M. (Run, Play, Move) ~ A FREE, 6-Week, Youth Fitness & Education Program Wednesdays, May 11-June 15 (must enroll for full 6 weeks) For Youth 6-10 years, 2:30-4 pm, @ VADM Martin Fitness Center, NASNI R.P.M. is a dance inspired fitness based youth program geared toward individuals looking to have major fun! This 6-week program gives participants the ability to learn new things about themselves while working in the group. It’s not just a dance class. It’s energetic workouts led by an MWR coach, plus lectures and activities focusing on topics such as nutrition, self-esteem and anti-bullying. Who’s ready to RUN, PLAY AND MOVE! Register by 5/6/16 online at www.navylifesw.com
HERO SPIN ~ Memorial Day Tribute Ride Thursday, May 12, 8-9 am, FREE, NBSD, Admiral Prout Track, next to Bldg. 3279 Spin as we ride in remembrance of our Fallen Service Members and Gold Star Families left behind. Register online today! www.navylifesw.com Call 619-556-9509 for more details.
From Ballast Point to Ballast Point Brewery Tour & Tasting Friday, May 13, 2:30 pm, $5 (transportation only) The Clubhouse is behind another epic trip – this time, to tour and taste at Ballast Point Brewery, one of San Diego’s craft beer pioneers. Register: 619-553-9138
Balboa Park - Largest Zoo Roar Saturday, May 14, 6 pm, FREE, Balboa Park Organ Pavilion Be part of the Guinness World Record-making LARGEST ZOO ROAR with the San Diego Zoo, as they celebrate 100 years! Navy Community Recreation will be there, too! Check in at our booth from 4:30-6 pm for a photo opportunity with special zoo props. Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime event! No pre-registration necessary. Info: 619-556-9597
Yosemite Trip Friday-Monday, May 27-30, $170 active/$180 guest Awaken your spirit! Explore the natural beauty of Yosemite National Park with Liberty! Sign up at your base Liberty Center or call 619-437-3190. Trip is open to enlisted active duty and a guest, 18+. Cost includes transportation, camping fees and in-camp meals. Sign up and pay by 5/18.
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ACTIVITIES Sunday Group Dance Classes $5 per person per class ~ 5 pm Beginner, 6 pm • Intermediate Head over to Admiral Robinson Recreation Center every Sunday to learn Salsa, Rumba, Cha Cha, Mambo, Merengue, Samba, Swing, Waltz, Fox Trot, Tango, Hustle, and Night Club Two Step. Plus, LINE DANCE Classes NOW OFFERED! Every Sunday at 7 pm after the group classes, learn the Electric Slide and other popular line dances. Cost is $5 per person per class.
BINGO COVERALL game pays $750 every Saturday night! All Main Pack games pay $200. The BINGO Hall opens at 4 pm every Saturday night with Fun Games beginning when 5 or more players are present. Main session begins at 6:30 pm. For more information contact the Admiral Robinson Recreation Center, NBSD, Bldg. 3223, at 619-556-7486.
Foot Golf NOW at NBSD Golf Performance Center Only $5 Foot Golf combines the rules of golf with the skills and fun of soccer. It’s great for players of all ages! Call 619-556-7502 for more details.
FREE Active Duty Golf Clinics Wednesday 5-6 pm and Friday 12-1 pm Improve your game with professional instruction! For more details contact the Naval Base Golf Performance Center at 619-556-7502.
Tee Time Golf Specials Pre-book tee times Monday-Thursday 9:30 am-1 pm for two golfers with cart and save $3 on each golfer. Book your tee time using Promo Code: WW2WC. Not valid with any other promotions. Book online at www.navylifesw.com or call Admiral Baker Golf Course at 619-487-0090 and Sea ‘N Air Golf Course at 619-545-9659.
Junior Golf Every Saturday • 9-11 am • $20 A great sport for kids and parents to play together! Each Saturday session includes instruction and lunch. For more details contact the Naval Base Golf Performance Center at 619-556-7502.
Free Bowling for Active Duty All active duty personnel bowl FREE every Tuesday from 11 am-1 pm at Sea ‘N Air Lanes and Admiral Robinson Recreation Center. For more information call 619-545-7240 or 619-556-7486.
Red Pin Bowling Prize Night Thursdays • 6-10 pm Join the fun! Win 2-for-1 bowling game coupons and more at Sea ‘N Air Lanes and Admiral Robinson Recreation Center. For more information call 619-545-7240 or 619-556-7486.