CFAY Ombudsman

An Ombudsman communicates regularly with command families, provides information and outreach to comm

An Ombudsman is appointed by the Commanding Officer and officially represents the command. An Ombudsman voluntarily serves as an official liaison between the command and its families. Ombudsmen are vital resources to assist the command in dispersing official information to the command families. We would like to extend a helping hand to you and your family when you need it, please reach out via Fac


Pumpkin run in Ikego

Halloween is right around the corner, and that means it's also Pumpkin Run time! Join us in Ikego at 9 a.m. on October 22 for this annual CFAY tradition! Register online at, or in person at any Fitness Office from September 30 – October 20. Pre-registration is required. For more information, please call 241-4486 / 046-896-4486.

Photos from Yokosuka MWR Happenings's post 05/10/2022

Kid friendly activities

Photos from Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka's post 05/10/2022

Family friendly event

Photos from Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka's post 05/10/2022

Womble gate closure


Mark these dates!!

Fall 2022 HVAC Changeover

In support of Navy/National Energy policies and completion of equipment preventative maintenance, Fleet Activities Yokosuka HVAC changeover period is planned as follows:

Cooling shut-off: No sooner than 20 Oct.
Heating turn-on: No later than 23 Nov.

Expect four weeks of no heating/cooling.


Beginning October 11th, these countries do not need a Tourist Visa to come to Japan.


Fish Market demonstration

On Sunday, October 2, 2022, Yokosuka Fish Festival “Yokosuka Sakana Matsuri” will be held at the Yokosuka Fish Market in Yokosuka, for the first time in three years.
This is an annual fish market festival where visitors can "see, eat, buy, play, and learn" about local seafood. There will be a "Dancing Tuna Cutting Show" that tuna will be cut off while dancing to music, a "Egi (lure) coloring experience," and a "Fish Touching Pool" that children can also enjoy.
The event runs from 7:00 a.m. to noon, so why not wake up early and head out?
VENUE: 3-5-1 Heisei-cho, Yokosuka (next to AVE super market). Parking available near the venue but limited or take train to Horinouchi Station on Keikyu Line and 9 walk 9 minutes.

Photos from USO Yokosuka's post 01/10/2022

USO Yokosuka has some Spooktacular Events coming up this month. Come check them out! 🎃

Mobile uploads 01/10/2022

Kids Zombie Run register or lose your brains 🧟‍♀️🧟‍♀️🧟‍♀️


Mark your calendars for Friendship Day!

Mark your calendars for our first open base event since 2019! Yokosuka Friendship Day 2022 on October 16 will feature live entertainment, food, ship visits, and...FIREWORKS! For more information, please call 243-5215.


ITT has a Fall trip you won’t want to miss

Experience autumn in Japan with MWR Tickets & Travel, as we head to Ouchi-Juku and Goshikinuma in Fukushima Prefecture on October 10! For more information, please stop by the Tickets & Travel office (next to Starbucks), or give them a call at 241-5052 / 046-896-5052.

Photos from Yokosuka MWR Happenings's post 01/10/2022

Fun Thursday night activity at Benny Decker


Great family friendly activity!! Wonderful way to get pumpkins too!!

It is that time of year AGAIN!!!! The Pumpkin Run is upon us. Come out in your Costumes and run to grab your pumpkins. This event will be held in Ikego on October 22 at 0900. Registration will open tomorrow Sept. 30 at Noon online and in person at any Fitness Office while supplies lasts. $15 for Adults and $10 for children. You do not want to miss this Halloween good time. Hope to see you there. Any questions please call the Fitness office at 241-4486.


If you are a civilian and are affected by the changes Of services at the hospital


Flu Shot-EX rescheduled due to shipping delays

From Naval Hospital Yokosuka: Flu SHOT-EX to be rescheduled due to shipping delays.

Photos from Yokosuka MWR Happenings's post 22/09/2022

Change in venue


Trick or Treat

FYSA and for planning purposes: CFAY's Trick or Treat will be on Monday, October 31st. More details and information will be posted as we get closer to the actual day, but we wanted the community to know that the date for Trick or Treat has been set.


Winter uniform switch

The shift to the winter uniform of the day for all ships present and installations within the CNRJ AOR will take effect as follows:

Misawa - 0001, 01 Oct 22 (note 1)
Yokosuka - 0001, 01 Nov 22 (note 2)
Sasebo - 0001, 01 Nov 22 (note 4)
Atsugi - 0001, 01 Nov 22 (note 2)
Iwakuni - 0001, 01 Nov 22 (note 3)
Okinawa - 0001, 01 Dec 22 (note 5)
Hong Kong - 0001, 01 Dec 22 (note 6)
Diego Garcia - No change
Singapore - No change

Note 1: Includes Hokkaido and Tohoku regions
Note 2: Includes Kanto and Chubu regions
Note 3: Includes Shikoku, Chugoku and Kansai regions
Note 4: Includes Kyushu region
Note 5: Includes Ryukyu
Note 6: While in Hong Kong, the wearing of uniforms ashore for any reason is not authorized unless in conjunction with an event or call arranged by the office of liaison administration (OLA), U.S. Consulate General.


High school games. Come out and support.



Command is looking for your input! CFAY is trying the gauge the need for bus transportation to and from Ikego and Yokosuka. If one were to be provided, when would you ideally use it?

Timeline photos 19/09/2022

Baby baby baby

📣Yokosuka Japan Military Moms SAVE THE DATE!

USO Special Delivery presented by Johnson and Johnson Baby Shower with cohost Heidi Murkoff 👏
Registration links will go live on Monday, October 3rd, at 9 am JST. 🕰️Set your reminders now so you do not miss this fantastic event.👶


Still time to register!! Are you the Fittest man/woman?

Fitness is sure You Don't Want to Miss This! Registration ends Thursday Sept 22. Register and join us for YokoGames Saturday Sept. 24. Register online or In-Person at any Fitness Office.


Town meeting

**Update** CFAY will be hosting a quarterly town hall on Sept. 29th from 1800 -1900 in the AOB ICR Classroom, 4th Floor, Bldg. 3365. We will also broadcast the town hall via Facebook Live.

We are taking questions starting today and running through Sept. 23rd. Submit your question on this post, via our Facebook Messenger, or send us an email at [email protected].

Those questions will be answered by leadership during the live stream. We will also be taking questions during the live stream.

Photos from Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka's post 19/09/2022

Still in TCCOR 5

Timeline photos 18/09/2022

Long Live The Pumpkin Queen

USO Indo-Pacific and USO EMEA will host our monthly Overseas Virtual Book Club! discussing "Long Live the Pumpkin Queen " by Shea Ernshaw Oct 20th at 1300 CET/1500 UAE/2000 JST on Zoom. The first 10 registrants will receive a FREE digital copy of the book! Stay up to date with the Overseas Virtual Book Club by joining our Facebook Group:

Register now at:


Two holidays this week

Japanese National Holidays in September (Mon. Sept. 19 & Fri. Sept. 23)

“Respect of the Aged Day” is on the 3rd Monday of September and falls on Sept. 19th this year and “Autumn Equinox Day” is on Sept. 23rd.


Mark your calendars fellow thrifters

The NEX Fall Bazaar will be held on October 1-2. If you have questions, contact the NEX via their Customer Service Dept. at 243-5577 or 046-816-5577.


Ikego career fair


Volunteering opportunities in the Library at Sullivans

Dear Sullivans Families & Community,
Sullivans Elementary Library is looking for volunteers to help shelve books! Please talk to the office if you are interested. See flier for more information.


Interested in some volunteering

Are you and your volunteers trained? If so, keep calm and get ready to show the world with this fun patch set! This fall, all USAGSO volunteers who have completed our three required Troop Leader Trainings will be automatically entered for a chance to win a Keep Calm, I’m Trained! patch set


Extra help or some space to get some homework done.

Our after school W.I.N. program provides a quiet place for students to work and get additional help on assignments. It's W.I.N. for the win!


Take precautions

CFAY is in Tropical Cyclone Condition of Readiness 5

Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka is monitoring Tropical Cyclone 16W (Nanmadol). As of now the installation remains at TCCOR 5.

The installation will continue to assess current conditions and provide updates. Please continue to monitor Commander’s Channel 28/45.1, Weather Channel 16/45.2, and CFAY’s page.

For the latest weather information, please contact NOAC Yokosuka at 315-243-5595 or 81-46-816-5595.

Current forecast and warnings can be found here:


Upcoming Holidays

Japanese National Holidays in September (Mon. Sept. 19 & Fri. Sept. 23)

“Respect of the Aged Day” is on the 3rd Monday of September and falls on Sept. 19th this year and “Autumn Equinox Day” is on Sept. 23rd.


High school events


Paws needs you!

We are looking for responsible, dedicated, passionate, and hard-working animal-loving leaders to help run the non-profit organization next year!

If you're interested, please join our in-person information session at the shelter🥰

Session schedule:
September 27th at 18:30
October 4th at 18:30
October 18th at 18:30

During this session, the President and Vice President will discuss the different board positions and minimum requirements and can answer any questions you might have about what it means to be on the board.

Email [email protected] if you want to sign up for one of the meetings.

Photos from Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka's post 10/09/2022

Flu season is upon us!


Looking to go on a vacation? Check out this no cost class.

Sign up for our Space A Brief coming up soon!
Email [email protected] or call 243-3372 to sign up!


Still need boots y’all.

We are still in need of your support!

FFSC is hosting a Gold Star event, Bells Across America on September 22, 2022 and we are in need of your old military boots. Instead of tossing them, drop them off at our office or give us a call and arrange a pick up! 243-3372/ 046-816-3372

Photos from USO Yokosuka's post 06/09/2022

USO Yokosuka September Calendar events


Middle school open house

Parents have been emailed the information about Open House. We are excited to see you!


Mark your calendars

Firefly Families, there was a mistake with the date on the Newsletter for Open House. Open House is this Wednesday, 7 September 2022, from 3-4pm. Your child's teacher will be in touch with more information about the event! We look forward to seeing you all soon.


Volunteers Needed

Barks and Bubbles are coming back!!!

PAWS is seeking some enthusiastic volunteers to join us for our 6th annual Barks and Bubbles Dog Wash on September 24th and 25th!
Prior volunteer experience with PAWS is NOT required. However, you need to be 18 or older and a brief virtual training will be held before the event. Interested in joining us? Claim your spot via the link below!


Mark your calendars

Come join us!


Updated Base Numbers

As of Sept 1st current Base Directory Numbers.


Upcoming classes

Here are the upcoming classes being taught for the month of September.

Photos from Yokosuka Child & Youth Programs's post 06/09/2022

Some spots are still available




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