Morale, Welfare & Recreation ............. San Diego area
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A Great San Diego View During The Navy’s Bay Bridge Run/Walk! The Navy’s 31st Bay Bridge Run/Walk, presented by SDG&E, Unified Port of San Diego and Leidos, is Sunday, May 21, 2017. Your only chance to walk across the Coronado Bridge! Register today at www.navylifesw.com/bridgerun.
BE A BRIDGE RUN VOLUNTEER! Sunday, May 21, 2017 Be part of a great San Diego Navy tradition by volunteering on race day! From the downtown start line to the Tidelands Park finish line in Coronado...we have a space that needs YOU! All volunteers receive refreshments, a letter of appreciation and an event shirt. www.navylifesw.com/bridgerun/volunteer
Sports Day Saturday, April 22, 11 am-1 pm, FREE Admiral Baker Picnic Grounds, Baseball Field Join us for a fun day of sports play that includes bubble soccer, inflatable basketball and baseball interactive games, bounce house, and more! Register: 619-556-9597
Digital Library Wine, Dine & Demo Sunday, April 23, 5 pm, $5 (21 yrs.+) NAB Community Recreation Center, Bldg. 337 Hundreds of free books are available for you! Come learn to use the free digital library. Bring a bottle of wine to share and we’ll provide a pasta bar.Registration required: 619-437-3190
Sexual Assault Prevention & Response 5K Run/2-Mile Walk Friday, April 28, 10 am, 10 am (8:30 am check in), NASNI, Quay Wall at Moffett Rd Protecting our people, protects our mission. For more information call 619-545-0237 or register today at www.navylifesw.com. Event proudly sponsored by MWR, USAA, Armed Forces Dispatch and NEX.
Cinco de Mayo 5K 2017 Proudly presented by MWR 5-Star and USAA Friday, May 5, 11:15 am, FREE, NMCSD, Bldg. 12 Softball Field All are welcome to participate! Free T-shirt for the first 150 pre-registered participants. Register online at www.navylifesw.com today or call 619-532-6080.
Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Friday, May 5, 4 pm, FREE NBPL, Harbor Drive Annex, ADM Kidd Club Amigos! Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with LIVE entertainment and much more. Nacho ordinary fiesta! Food and beverage available for purchase. Info: 619-553-9138
San Diego Brewery Educational Tour Saturday, May 6, 10 am-6 pm, $20 Learn the history of the art of craft beer! Tour AleSmith and Green Flash Brewing Companies, plus stop at Ballast Point. Snacks and water on the bus provided. Pick up locations: 10 am Silver Strand Youth Center/10:30 am Admiral Baker Picnic Area. Registration required: NBC 619-437-3190, NBSD 619-556-9597, NBPL 619-553-9138
Santa Margarita Trail Sunday, May 7, 8 am, $10 MWR patrons/$5 Liberty Hike along a beautiful creek hidden in the hills of North County. Cost includes transportation and guided tour. Pick up locations: 8 am NBPL, Main Base, The Clubhouse, Bldg. 546/8:30 am Admiral Baker Picnic Area Registration required: NBPL 619-553-9138, NBC 619-437-3190, NBSD 619-556-9597
Mommy and Me Tea Party Sunday, May 7, 2-4 pm, $10 adults/$8 child (3-12 yrs.) (FREE and open to all ID cardholders, 3:30-4 pm) NBSD Anchors Catering & Conference Center (corner of Yama/Main St.) Don’t be late for a delightful date. Enjoy tea, savories and sweets with special characters, plus an afternoon of music, dancing, craft and a photo booth. Formal attire and pearls encouraged, but not required. Registration required: NBSD 619-556-9597, NBC 619-437-3190, NBPL 619-553-9138
Ultimate Fitness Challenge Race Thursday, May 11, 10 am , FREE, NASNI, VADM Martin Fitness Center Softball Field, Bldg. 1507 Divisions: Men = 29 years and under or 30 years+, Women = open Compete in several heats of a timed race; command crawl, hurdles, sand bag carry, sled and tires, wall jumps, and a final leg sprint around the perimeter of the softball field. Heat winners advance. Prizes await first and second place finishers in each division. For more details call 619-545-0237 or register today at www.navylifesw.com.
HERO SPIN ~ Memorial Day Tribute Ride Thursday, May 11, 11:30 am-12:30 pm, At NBSD, NAB, NASNI and NBPL Fitness Centers Join the 500-mile challenge today! Register by calling 619-767-7225 or 619-532-2886 or visit www.navygoldstar.com for more information.
Mission Breakfast Monday, May 22 • 6-11 am • NBSD, 4000 Brinser Street, Bldg. 548 All active & retired service members and their families are invited to Mission: Breakfast, provided by Smucker’s (The J.M. Smucker Company) and hosted by NBSD MWR. This FREE event will include breakfast yummies, live music, giveaways and more. Mission: Breakfast...serving those who serve our country!
Grand Canyon Weekend Adventure Friday-Monday, May 26-29 • 7 am • $125 active/$145 guest The surroundings are worth capturing and the memories with Liberty will be worth remembering. Find out first-hand why! Sign up today by visiting your base Liberty Center or call 619-532-8909. Trip open to single enlisted and unaccompanied active duty, plus a guest, 18+.
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National Comedy Theater Improv Trip open to single enlisted and unaccompanied active duty, plus a guest, 18+. The RECYARD, NBSD: 619-556-5078 Friday, April 21 • 6 pm • $5 active/$12 guest A unique show based on YOUR ideas! Space is extremely limited. Sign up now! Cost includes transportation and admission.
Earth Day Volunteer Clean Up Event open to single enlisted and unaccompanied active duty, plus a guest, 18+. Q-Zone, NAB: 619-437-3190 Saturday, April 22 • 10 am • FREE Help us do something good for Mother Earth by pitching in with the Silver Strand/Imperial Beach Clean Up. Sign up today!
Earth Day: T-Shirt Upcycle Events open to single enlisted and unaccompanied active duty, plus a guest, 18+. Wednesday, April 19 • 11 am • FREE @ The Clubhouse, NBPL, Main Base: 619-553-9138 Saturday, April 22 • 2 pm • FREE @ Liberty Hall, NBPL Harbor Drive Annex: 619-524-6587 Reduce wasteful plastic bags, reduce your impact on the environment and recycle an old shirt! Bring a t-shirt you don’t mind cutting and learn how to turn it into a tote bag for shopping. Let us know if you need a shirt!
Sunset Hike Trip open to single enlisted and unaccompanied active duty, plus a guest, 18+. NBPL Liberty: 619-524-6587 or 619-553-9138 Thursday, April 27 • 5 pm • $5 Hike #2 in our 5 Peak Challenge series takes us to South Fortuna, a less traveled trail that offers views of San Diego and is known for its steps leading to the summit. Cost includes transportation, guide and headlamp.
Leather Working Workshop Event open to single enlisted and unaccompanied active duty, plus a guest, 18+. Liberty Center, NMCSD: 619-532-8909 Saturday, April 29 • 10 am • $25 Make and take home your own small purse. Space is limited. Sign up by 4/27.
Renaissance Faire Trip open to single enlisted and unaccompanied active duty, plus a guest, 18+. Liberty Center, NMCSD: 619-532-8909 Sunday, April 30 • 9 am • $2 transportation This historic festival features people in period costume, re-enactment of battle scenes, plus archery and weapons demonstrations. Listen to period music and performance as you enjoy food and craft vendors at the park. Admission paid at the park.
Dirt Bike Riding Course Trip open to single enlisted and unaccompanied active duty, plus a guest, 18+. VADM Martin Liberty Center, NASNI: 619-545-3331 Sunday, April 30 • 6:30 am • $20 Become a novice rider! Learn the fundamentals of riding a dirt bike; operation of the controls, brakes, shifting, clutch, throttle, and more.