18 Apr '15, 3pm

#Military child event supports #USNavy Sailors' bonds with their children #KidsServeToo

SILVERDALE, Wash. (NNS) -- Naval Base Kitsap (NBK) Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) hosted the inaugural Kid's Fest at the Bangor Plaza Ballroom, April 11. MWR staff coordinated the event during the Month of the Military Child. The event was open to the public. "Events such as this are a necessity to provide families another outlet to bond with their children," said Chester Vance, NBK MWR business activities manager. "MWR is known for focusing on single Sailors and adults, so we took this opportunity to show our love for the children who experience the military lifestyle." The event started at 10 a.m. and spanned more than ten hours with time periods catering to age groups: five and under, six to eleven, and twelve and over; featuring free activities and events including magic shows, bounce houses, dances, live caricature drawings, a reptile man show, a sing-along musi...

Full article: http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=86581

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