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Comedy night at Rocky's
Weekly FMWR briefing for Feb. 11-17
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There’ll be plenty of laughs on Open Mic Comedy Night at Rocky’s Zone from 7-10 p.m. Friday.

The Cowboy Comedian will be the featured entertainer from 9-10 p.m., following Open Mic from 7-8:30 p.m. There’s no cover charge.

You've got to be 18 to get in and 21 to drink.

For more information, call 767-4316.


Paula Deen tour

Register by Friday for a Paula Deen Tour in Savannah. Hear her rags-to-riches story on this Leisure Travel trip March 2 at 3:30 p.m.

Tour includes a narrated trip through Savannah’s Historic and Victorian Districts and dinner at the Lady & Sons.

The cost is $60 for adults, $40 for children 4-12. For more information, call 767-2841 on Stewart or 315-3674 on Hunter.


Daytona 500

Register by Friday for a Leisure Travel trip to see the Daytona 500. The 55thrunning of NASCAR’s biggest and most prestigious event will be on Feb. 24.

Cost is $85 per person and includes transportation on a motor coach and tailgate parties before and after the race. Race tickets are sold separately.

For information, call 767-2841 at Stewart or 315-3674 at Hunter.


Sweetheart Horseback Ride

Enjoy a guide-led horseback trail ride Sunday in the Holbrook Pond Recreation Area. Sponsored by Bits and Bridle Riding Club, the rides leave at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. in Training Area A-16 off Highway 144 East.

Riders can bring horses onto post. Rides are limited to 20 riders. The cost is $10 per person.

Riders must register horse with Pass and Permit Office, 435-8061 and the club, and present required documents. Contact Ron Lairamore at or call 912-977-4750. Register by Friday.

For more details, call 767-5145.


Facebook Education Forum

The first DoDEA/Liberty County Schools Facebook Education Forum is scheduled for 5-6 p.m. Feb. 21. School representatives will answer questions. Fort Stewart CYSS/School Liaison Office invites all interested parties. More details will be announced. For information, call 767-6533.


Cardboard Boat Regatta

The Cardboard Boat Regatta at Hunter is scheduled for 10 a.m. Feb. 23 at Tominac Fitness Center’s indoor pool.

Races, using only cardboard and duct tape, build a boat that will make it the length of the pool with a two-person crew.

There will be trophies for the best looking boat, the team with best time and a Titanic award for the boat that sinks the fastest. There are three categories: Children (ages 16 and older), Family (an adult and child, 16 or younger) and Open (crew older than 16). It is free.

Teams are asked to register by Feb. 22 at center, but entries will be accepted until the race. For information, call 315-5078.


Skeet and trap shoot

Skeet and trap enthusiasts have two shoots this month at the Fort Stewart Skeet and Trap Range in the Holbrook Pond Recreation Area.

Register at Pass and Permit at Holbrook Pond Rental Office for at the White Bird Shoot and Marne Muster. It begins at 5 p.m. Feb. 21. Shoot white birds ($8 per 25 birds) for a chance to win cash.

Two days later, Feb. 23, beginning at 9 a.m., the Stewart range will be the site for a 50 Bird Shoot. Divisions are expert, novice, youth and ladies, and open trap.

The cost of $25 per person (50 birds skeet or trap) or $40 fee (100 birds skeet/trap), includes lunch.

Cash prizes will be based on number of entries.

Registrations will also be accepted at Hunter Pass and Permit or Equipment Rental.

For information, call 435-8061 or 767-4316


BOSS camping

Register by March 1 for a BOSS camping trip to Coffee County State Park on March 8-10. Enjoy camping, fishing, hiking and swimming. The cost is $15 per person.

For details, call BOSS at 321-8790.


Sapelo Island trip

Register by Feb. 27 for a Leisure Travel trip to historic Sapelo Island, departing at 7 a.m. March 9.

See the Reynolds Mansion, the lighthouse, and enjoy a hot catered lunch on the beach.

The cost is $50 per adult and $40 per child ages 7-12, $10 per child ages 6 and under.

For information, call 767-2841 at Stewart or 315-3674 at Hunter.


GC Golf Scramble

The Hunter Garrison Commander's 4-person Golf Scramble begins at 1 p.m. March 8 at Hunter Golf Club. Register your team by March 6. The $40 per person cost includes greens and cart fees, range balls and light lunch.

Lt. Col. Edward A. Kovaleski invites active duty, retirees and Army civilians and guests.

For more information, call 315-9115.


Community showcases

Discover what the communities surrounding Fort Stewart and Hunter offer. Plus, learn about travel opportunities at the 2013 Community Showcase and Travel Show. There is no charge.

The show at the Hunter Club will be from 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. March 12, and the following day, from 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at Club Stewart.

Get information about hotels, resorts, festivals, concerts, schools and more from representatives.

For information, call 315-3674 at Hunter and 767-2841 at Stewart.


FMWR on the web

Visit the Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation website for information about what FMWR offers soldiers and families at Fort Stewart/Hunter. The site is at

Also, like the action on Facebook at

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