The Military Family Fun Fair is set for March 24 from 1 to 4 p.m. inside the physical fitness center at Fort Wainwright.
Festivities are for military members of all branches – including National Guard and Reserves – and their families.
There is no entry fee. The activities, food and make-and-take crafts are free.
Candle-making, quilting squares for wounded warriors, paper airplanes, egg coloring, fishing, face painting and temporary tattoos will be available.
While there are numerous family-friendly attractions, single service members may be interested in the information fair featuring the Civil Air Patrol, University of Alaska Fairbanks counselors, backpacking tips by Alaska Public Lands and information about area attractions, upcoming events and more.
The Fairbanks Children’s Museum, North Star Imagination Library, Fairbanks Roller Girls and other organizations wo;; be at the fair.
The event is hosted by Armed Services YMCA of Alaska and Deborah Bonito.