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Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan


Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan

MCAS Iwakuni is a mission-ready air station, capable of providing continuous base-operating support for tenant organizations and follow-on U.S. and allied forces during training, combat or contingency (HA/DR) operations throughout the Indo-Asia Pacific region.
Community Relations Calendar

This calendar is to intrigue external media about future events they may want to cover. Please contact the Communication Strategy & Operations, MCAS Iwakuni at 0827-79-5551, e-mail; iwakuni.pao@usmc.mil, or fax:0827-79-5554.

このカレンダーは報道機関の皆さんに対して、基地住人が参加する地域活動をお知らせするものです。取材ご希望の報道機関の皆様は、岩国基地報道部(0827-79-5551, e-mail; iwakuni.pao@usmc.mil, or fax:0827-79-5554)までご連絡ください。

Mochitsuki (Rice Pounding) Experience
Start Date/Time:
Saturday, March 10, 2018
End Date/Time:
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Recurring Event:
One time event
MCCS Marine and Family Service

Marine Corps Community Services (MCCS), Cultural Adaptation Program will participate in a Mochitsuki (Rice Pounding) experience event at a local elementary school in Iwakuni City, Japan. Mochitsuki is a production method in Japan of making mochi (rice cake). During the event, participants from Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, will experience pounding rice to make rice cake and tasting it with Japanese locals.


On Tuesday, March 06, 2018