Okinawa Briefs: Camp Foster Chapel closed till Aug. 16
CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — The Camp Foster Chapel will be closed Saturday until at least Aug. 16 for pew repairs.
Services will be held in the Foster Chapel’s learning center building 455 until the repairs are complete, a release said.
For more information, contact James Hopkins at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adoption workshop planned at Camp FosterCAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — An international adoption workshop will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at the Camp Foster Personal Services Center, building 439.
The workshop will address the process, and provide contacts for the Okinawa Adoption Support Group, U.S. Consulate and other advocacy organizations, a release said.
Call DSN 645-2104 or 645-2106 to register.
Kadena’s Chili’s to be remodeledKADENA AIR BASE, Okinawa — Chili’s restaurant will be closed for remodeling from Sunday through Aug. 26.
To compensate for the closure, Chili’s Too will remain open an hour later during the weekdays and still run late hours during the weekends. Chili’s Too is located near the Kadena USO. Its new hours are from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday. On Fridays, the restaurant will open at 7 a.m. and stay open round the clock until 10 p.m. on Sunday.
For more information, visit www.kadenaservices.com.
Camp Foster to host workshopCAMP FOSTER, Okinawa – The Exceptional Family Member Program at Camp Foster will host two workshops on dealing with challenged children next month.
The documentary, "Normal People Scare Me," a film about autism, will be shown Aug. 18, followed by a question and answer session with filmmaker Taylor Cross.
Author and educator Keri Bowers also will discuss ways to help children overcome their challenges.
The workshop will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 18.
A second workshop will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 19, and feature the screening of "The Sandwich Kid," a documentary about a boy growing up with an exceptionally challenged brother. Both workshops are free and will be held at the Personal Services Center.
Call DSN 645-2104 or DSN 645-2106 to register.