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Leisure Travel sets trip to Charleston
Weekly FMWR briefing for Nov. 14
History shapes downtown Charleston, where Fort Stewart's Leisure Travel office is planning a tour in February. - photo by Charleston CVB

Spend two nights at the Holiday Inn Riverview in picturesque Charleston and tour the city to enjoy its sights and sounds as part of Leisure Travel's Red Sails in the Sunset Trip Feb. 10-12.
The trip also includes a visit to Charleston's Historic District, Patriot's Point Maritime Museum (home of USS Yorktown), and a surprise. Plus, enjoy an evening dinner at Charleston Crabhouse, a local favorite.
Call to make a reservation, as only 46 spaces are available. Registration will close Jan. 15.
The cost is $325 per person and includes luxury motor coach transportation, lodging, meals, and tour admissions.
For more information, call 767-2841 at Stewart or 912-315-3674 at Hunter.

FMWR's on the Web, Facebook
Visit the Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Web site for information about what FMWR has to offer soldiers and families at Fort Stewart/Hunter Army Airfield. The site is at
Also, like the action on Facebook at

Bowlers Breakfast at Stewart Lanes
Looking for a pick-me-up to celebrate the end of the work week? Visit Stewart Lanes every Friday from 9-11:30 a.m. for their new Bowlers Breakfast special!
The special is $7.50 per person and includes two games of bowling, shoe rental and breakfast.
Don't have time to bowl? That's OK. Stop by to enjoy something from the new breakfast menu, with prices ranging from $2 to $5. Menu items include breakfast burritos, bacon, sausage, eggs, grits, toast and biscuits.
Don't have time to dine in? Call ahead for a pick-up order.
For more information, call 767-4273.

"Single Parents Day" at Corkan
Corkan Family Fun Center shows its appreciation of single parents with an evening of roller skating for them and their children from 3-9 p.m. Friday. The cost is $4 per person skating. For more information, call 912-767-4273.

Turkey Trot Fun Run
A Turkey Trot Fun Run, a 5K or 1.5 mile run/walk geared toward families, will be on Perimeter Road on Hunter Army Airfield starting at 10 a.m. Saturday. The run is free.
Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. that day. The run will begin at Stephen Douglas Street. A clock will be set up at the finish line so participants can see how they did.
For more information, call 912-315-2019 or 912-315-5078.

Turkey Bowl at Hunter Lanes
Win a turkey anytime lanes are available at Hunter Lanes through Nov. 20. Get a strike in the 3, 6 and 9 frames to win. Or, men bowl across five lanes and knock down 9 pins or more win a turkey. Ladies, bowl across five lanes and knock down eight pins or more to win a turkey.
The cost to bowl is $3 per person.
For more information, call 912-315-6279.

Italian Favorites on Thunder Run Menu
Italian favorites, one of the four Internationally Inspired Cuisine Night offerings, are on the menu Nov. 23 at Club Stewart's Thunder Run restaurant.
Latin, German and American favorites also are on the rotating menu.
Service is every Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. at Thunder Run. The cost is $9.95 per adult and half-price for children ages 5-10. There is no charge for children 4 and under.
For more information, call 912-368-2212.

Pre-Thanksgiving Bowling Special
Marne Lanes is offering a bowling special Nov. 23, the day before Thanksgiving. Hours will be 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Kids can bowl for just 50 cents a game all day long. And, to add to the fun, anyone who bowls a turkey (three strikes in a row) will get one free game coupon for their next visit. The coupon offer is limited to five per customer.
For more information, call 767-4866.

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours at Corkan
All Corkan Family Recreation Area facilities will be closed Nov. 24 for Thanksgiving. Hours for Nov. 23 will be posted at all facilities. For more information, call 767-4273.

Skate Jam at Corkan Family Fun Center
If you enjoy cool music, lights and fun, then the Skate Jam at Corkan Family Fun Center is for you. The jam will be from 6-9 p.m. Nov. 26. The $5 per person cost includes skate rental. For more information, call 767-4273.

Family Nite Dinner and Bowling at Stewart Lanes
Bring the Family to Stewart Lanes Bowling Center and enjoy dinner and bowling at a special price from 4-7 p.m. Nov. 27. The cost is $30 for a family of five. This month's dinner is homemade vegetable soup, sandwich and a refillable drink. For more information, call 767-4273.

Turkey Egg Hunt at Cypress Creek
Not all the turkeys will be gobbled up on Thanksgiving Day, and those that escape will leave some eggs in the Adventure Golf facility.
Children up to age 5 are invited to help find the eggs in the annual Turkey Egg Hunt starting at 10 a.m. Nov. 28. There's no charge. The hunt will end when all eggs have been found. For more information, call 767-4273.

Sign-ups Under Way for Hunter Skeet/Trap Event
Registration has begun for Hunter Army Airfield's quarterly Skeet/Trap Shoot, scheduled from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 3 at the Hunter Skeet/Trap range off South Perimeter Road.
The cost is $25 for skeet or trap (50 birds); or $40 for skeet and trap (100 birds). Lunch is included. Sign-ups will be accepted on the day of the event, beginning at 9 a.m.
Safety briefing and flights set-up will begin at 9:45 a.m. Three fields will be utilized, two for skeet and one for trap, and flights will be fired every 45 minutes starting at 10 a.m. Prizes will be awarded after the shoot, including winners and door prizes. Participants must be present to win.
The competition will include:
Skeet division (50 birds) - expert, intermediate, novice, youth and ladies.
Trap - one division (50 birds), with all skill levels combined.
Skeet and Trap - one division (100 birds), all skill levels combined.
For more information, call 912-315-9554, or 912-315-7150.

MLK Basketball Tournament
The first of what is to become the annual Martin Luther King Basketball Tournament will be held at Newman Fitness Center from Jan. 13-15.
Registration is under way.
The competition will consist of a round-robin, team seeding play, with a maximum of 12 teams in the competition. The tournament also will include a slam dunk contest and a 3-point shootout contest
The entry fee for military is $150 per team. The cost for non-military competitors is $200 per team. The cost is $10 per individual for the slam dunk and 3-point shooting contests.
All teams must be signed up by Jan. 6 and must present a roster with a minimum of seven players. Awards will be presented to first and second-place teams.
For more information, 912-767-9336.

Holiday Rooms Available at Army Lodging
Are you expecting out of town guests? Are you concerned your house will overflow during the holidays? We can help!
Army Lodging at Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield has double and single rooms available for your guests' leisure travel needs.
Call Stewart at 912-368-4184 any time, or Hunter Lodging at 912-355-1060 from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. for reservations.
Reservations accepted two weeks prior for valid military ID card holders. Limit two rooms per visit. All rooms have kitchenettes, laundry, daily housekeeping service, and complementary continental breakfast.
Call for room rates and reservations.

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