December Community Calendar

HOLIDAY FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS TODAY — Free public tours of the annual Pearl Harbor Holiday Festival of Lights featuring ship and submarine lighting will be conducted tonight. The tours will be offered from 6 to 8 p.m., departing from the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center, 1 Arizona Memorial Place, off Kamehameha Highway. Seats are limited and tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 5:30 p.m. today at the visitor center. For public tour information, please contact the WWII Valor in the Pacific National Monument at 808-226-4100 or www. nps.gov/valr/planyourvisit/calendar.htm. A light jacket or sweater is recommended. Do not leave your valuables in your car. No backpacks, fanny packs, luggage, diaper bags, camera bags, purses, large camera/tripods or other items which provide concealment are allowed in the visitor center or aboard the boats. Photography and videos of the decorated ships are allowed. However, photographs of security activities are prohibited. Additional information will be posted on the official Navy Region Hawaii and Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Facebook pages.

CAR-BUYING STRATEGIES DEC. 19 — A class on car-buying strategies will be held from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at Military and Family Support Center Hickam. The class is designed to teach participants how to negotiate and determine what they can afford, how to plan for various expenditures of a car, provide information about trade-ins, discounts and financing, and provide awareness of high-pressure sales tactics. Participants can register for classes at www.greatlifehawaii.com/family-support/mfsc-class-schedule. FMI: 474-1999.

CONSUMER AWARENESS AND INSURANCE DEC. 19 — A class on consumer awareness and insurance will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. at Military and Family Support Center Hickam. This financial class is designed to expose the learner to a wide array of consumer issues and discuss scams, consumer rip-offs, how to defend against fraud and maintaining adequate insurance. Participants can register for classes at www. greatlifehawaii.com/family-support/mfsc-class-schedule. FMI: 474-1999.

MANAGING MONEY AND CREDIT DEC. 19 — A class on managing money and credit will be held from 8 to 9:45 a.m. at Military and Family Support Center Hickam. The class will include information on debt reduction, budgeting, credit scores, saving and investing. Participants can register for classes at www.greatlifehawaii.com/family-support/mfsc-class-schedule. FMI: 474-1999.

SAVING, INVESTING AND TSP DEC. 19 — A class on savings and investing basics and the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) will be held from noon to 2 p.m. at Military and Family Support Center Hickam. The TSP is a retirement savings and investment plan for federal employees and members of the uniformed services. Participants can register for classes at www.greatlifehawaii. com/family-support/mfsc-class-schedule. FMI: 474-1999.

HAWAIIAN ORNAMENT-MAKING DEC. 20 — A free Hawaiian ornament-making family night from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. will be held at the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Teen Center, 100 McChord St., building 1859. The event is open to families of teens. Light snacks will be served. FMI: 448-0418 or www.greatlifehawaii.com.

CONFLICT MANAGEMENT DEC. 20 — A workshop on conflict management will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. at Military and Family Support Center Pearl Harbor. This workshop is designed to help people to manage conflict by examining their attitudes and behaviors when faced with conflicting situations. Participants can register for classes at www. greatlifehawaii.com/family-support/mfsc-class-schedule. FMI: 474-1999.

CLASS FOR NEW MOMS AND DADS

DEC. 21 — A class for new and soon-tobe parents (or those who are thinking about becoming parents) will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. at Military and Family Support Center Hickam. The class is designed to teach participants about the roles, responsibilities, demands and joys of being parents. Participants can register for classes at www.greatlifehawaii.com/family-support/mfsc-class-schedule. FMI: 474-1999.

WORK AND PERSONAL LIFE BALANCE

DEC. 21 — A class on work and personal life balance will be held from 8 to 10 a.m. at Military and Family Support Center Pearl Harbor. This class will focus on strategies to create realistic expectations and challenge negative thinking patterns, while expanding your toolkit for maximum balance and well-being. Participants can register for classes at www.greatlifehawaii.com/family-support/mfsc-class-schedule. FMI: 474-1999.

BUILDING SELF-ESTEEM IN CHILDREN

DEC. 21 — A class on building self-esteem in children will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. at Military and Family Support Center Pearl Harbor. The class will explore the power of mutual respect and how to understand the difference between praise and encouragement. Participants can register for classes at www.greatlifehawaii. com/family-support/mfsc-class-schedule. FMI: 474-1999.

MOVIE SHOWTIMES

PATRIOTS DAY

FREE SNEAK PREVIEW AT SHARKEY THEATER

Sharkey Theater presents a sneak preview of Patriots Day Saturday Dec. 17 at 7 p.m. Pre-assigned seating tickets will be distributed at the ticket box office at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are free to the first 400 authorized patrons. Active duty Military ID card holders will be able to receive four tickets. Retirees, military family members and DoD ID card holders may receive two tickets.

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In the aftermath of an unspeakable act of terror, Police Sergeant Tommy Saunders joins courageous survivors, first responders and investigators in a race against the clock to hunt down the bombers before they strike again. Weaving together the stories of Special Agent Richard Deslauriers,

Police Commissioner Ed Davis, Sergeant Jeffrey Pugliese and nurse Carol Saunders this visceral and unflinching chronicle captures the suspense of the most sophisticated manhunt in law enforcement history and the strength of the people of Boston that inspired the world.

SHARKEY THEATER
TODAY — DEC. 16

7:00 PM Arrival (PG-13)

SATURDAY — DEC. 17

2:30 PM Trolls (3-D) (PG)
7:00 PM Patriots Day (free sneak preview) (R)

SUNDAY — DEC. 18

2:30 PM Trolls (PG)
4:30 PM Fantastic Beasts and
Where To Find Them (3-D) (PG-13)
7:20 PM The Edge of Seventeen (R)

HICKAM MEMORIAL THEATER

TODAY — DEC. 16

7:00 PM Arrival (PG-13)

SATURDAY — DEC. 17

3:00 PM Trolls (PG)
6:00 PM Arrival (PG-13)

SUNDAY — DEC. 18

3:00 PM Trolls (PG)

THURSDAY — DEC. 22

7:00 PM Arrival (PG-13)

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