The Military Family Support Center on Pearl Harbor is hosting a "mock deployment for military children", called "Operation Hele On", on Friday, August 19th, from 7:30am-3pm at Hickam's Makai Recreation Center. It is open to military children ages 8-14. Registration is being accepted from July 11th-August 1st, 2016. You can download the registration form at www.greatlifehawaii.com/family-support/family-activities or pick in up in person at the MFSC office front desk. There is a $5 application fee and limited space is available. For more information, please call 808-474-1999.
"Hele On", which is Hawaiian for “ready to go”, is an annual event hosted by the MFSC to help our youth understand the difficulties associated with real world deployments and military exercises. Event will include: Navy Ship Tour, Obstacle Course, Navy divers, Issuing of dog tags, bomb squadron demo, military working dogs and more!
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