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published: April 15, 2017

Editor's note: Check out all the great things happening on your base. Events are as accurate as possible at press time. Since times or event schedules can change, please verify events before attending. (This was updated April 15)

CAMP FOSTER

Event

April 22, Seawall Cleanup, Tsunami Scuba.

April 22-23, 1-9 p.m., Camp Foster Festival.

May 5, 4 p.m., Semper Friday Cinco de Mayo celebration, Ocean Breeze; 6 p.m., Cinco de May celebration, Globe & Anchor.
 
May 6-7, noon-3 p.m., flea market.
 
May 8-18, Spring Session 3 Learn to Swim, Semper Fit Aquatics.
 
May 13-14, lifeguared review course, Aquatics.
 
May 22-25, Spring Session 4 Learn to Swim, Semper Fit Aquatics; 3-4:30 p.m., 2017 Trikids Tricamp, Semper Fit Aquatics.
 
May 22, 8-10:15 a.m., unaccompanied smooth move, Relocation.
 
May 24 & 31, 7:15 a.m.-4 p.m., newcomers’ orientation, Relocation.

Tours, 646-3502 www.mccsokinawa.com/tours

April 16, 8 a.m-5 p.m., Kerama Islands Snorkeling, $73 adult, $41 ages 4-11; 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Hiji Falls and Okuma, $23 adult, $16 ages 3-11, free ages 2 & younger.

April 21, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Japanese tea ceremony, $35 adult, $28 ages 3-11, free ages 2 & younger.

April 22, 9 a.m-3 p.m., Okinawa World and Habu Museum, $36 adult, $23 ages 4-15, free ages 3 & younger.

April 22 & 23, 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Lily festival on Ie Island, $46 adult, $35 ages 6-11, $11 ages 3-5, free ages 2 & younger.

April 23, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Shuri Castle & Naha, $23 adult, $16 ages 3-11, free ages 2 & younger.

April 28, 5-9 p.m., Okinawa Cuisine Buffet and Drum Show, ANA International Manza Beach Resort, $66 adult, $46 ages 6-12, $32 ages 3-5, free ages 2 & younger.

April 29, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Battle Sites tour, $28 adult, $18 ages 3-11, free ages 2 & younger; 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Shrines and Gardens, $21 adult, $14 ages 3-11, free ages 2 & younger.

April 30, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Forest Adventure,  $50 adult, $34 ages 7-17.

May 5, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Naha Dragon Boat Races, $23 adult, 416 ages 3-11, free ages 2 & younger.
 
May 6, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Shuri Castle and Naha; 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Pizza in the Sky and Nakijin Castle.
 
May 7, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., fun day at Hotel Nikko Alivia & Zanpa Point; 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Northern highlights.
 
May 12, 5:30-9:30 p.m., Urashima Dinner Theater.
 
May 13, 10 a.m-4 p.m., tea ceremony with kimono dressing; 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Battle Sites tour.
 
May 14, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Kerama Islands Snorkeling tour; 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Mother’s Day buffet and sea adventure.
 
May 19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Japanese tea ceremony.
 
May 20, 8 a.m-3:30 p.m., Yanabaru Mangrove kayaking tour; 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Daisekirinzan Park, Hedo Point and Okuma.
 
May 21, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Manza Beach Ocean park and lunch buffet; 9 a.m.-3 p.m., shrines and gardens.
 
May 22-June 2, Spring Session 3 Learn to swim, Semper Fit Aquatics.
 
May 25-29, Tokyo Disney Resort.
 
May 26, 4-8:30 p.m., sunset BBQ dinner cruise.
 
May 27, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Kerama Island snorkeling tour; 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Ocean Expo Park and Churaumi Aquarium; 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Battles Sites tour; 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Valley of Gangala & Okinawa World.

CAMP COURTNEY

Event

April 18, 2-5 p.m./5-7 p.m., Earth Day activity, CYP.

April 20, 2-5 p.m./5-7 p.m., Tongue Twister Competition, CYP.

April 22, noon-5 p.m./5-10 p.m., Home Run Derby, CYP; 6 a.m., 2017 Trikids Courtney and Women’s Only Triathlon, Semper Fit Aquatics.

May 5, 6 p.m.-midnight, Cinco de Mayo party, Hashmarks.
 
May 13-14 & May 27, 7-10 a.m., flea market.

CAMP HANSEN

Event

May 5, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Cinco de Mayo lunch buffet, BeachHead.

CAMP KINSER

Event

May 5, 6-10 p.m., Cinco de Mayo celebration, Kinser Surside.
 
May 20-21, noon-3 p.m., flea market.
 
May 27, 6 a.m., 2017 Trikids Kinser, Women’s only and minikids Triathlon, Semper Fit Aquatics.

FUTENMA

Event

April 18, 5-7 p.m., XBOX One Showdown, Library Adults Program.

April 19, 2:30 p.m., Leadership Scholar Program Brief.

April 26, 2:30 p.m., USMAP/MCCOOL Brief, MCAS Futenma & Camp Schwab Education.

May 5, 6-10 p.m., Cinco de Mayo celebration, Thirsty’s Enlisted Club.

CAMP SCHWAB

Event

April 19, 5:30 p.m., Uno Challenge, Library Adults Program.

May 13, 1-9 p.m., Camp Schwab festival; 10 a.m., Schwab Warrior Challenge 5K, Schwab Athletics.

KADENA
www.kadenaevents.com

Event

April 16, 8:30 a.m., Easter Egg hunt, Okuma Beach; 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Easer Breakfast Buffet, Banyan Tree Club, $12.95 adult, $2 discount for members, $6.95 ages 4-12, $4 ages 3 & younger; 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Easter Champagne Brunch, $22.95 adult, $2 discount for members, $10.95 ages 4-12, $4 ages 3 & younger, Kadena Officers’ Club.

ITT, 966-7333

April 16, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Battle of Okinawa Part 3: Cave Exploration, adult only.

April 21, 5-10 p.m., ladies tea party, adults only.

April 22, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Castle Ruin Exploration; 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Shuri Castle and Shikina-En.

April 23, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Battle of Okinawa Part 2; 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., In the Middle of It All.

April 26, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Battle of Okinawa Part 1.

April 28, 5-10 p.m., Yotsutake Dinner Theater.

April 29 & 30, 7:15 a.m.-5 p.m., Lily festival on Ie Island.

May 5, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Naha Dragon Boat Race.
 
May 6 & 7, 7:15 a.m.-5 p.m., Lily Festival on Ie Island.

Outdoor Recreation

April 18, 9 a.m-2 p.m., hiking Mount Sankaku.

April 19, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., standup paddle boarding; April 21, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Cape Zanpa cycling.

April 23, 9 a.m-6 p.m., hiking Sisters Ridge (Furushi to Katsuu to Sankaku); April 27, 6-7:30 p.m., sunset paddle.

April 30, 7 a.m.-6 p.m., Lily Festival on Ie Jima.

May 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 & 28, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., paintball.
 
May 26-29, hiking in Kagoshima, $730 singles, $1,400 doubles.