The mission of MWR Charleston is to provide physical fitness, recreational food and beverage, child development programs in an efficient and responsible manner for all eligible patrons in the Charleston area.

The following services are available on base:  Aquatics, Automotive Skills, Bowling Centers, Clubs and Restaurants, Gymnasiums, Internet Service, ITT Office, and Movies. Other events such as horseback riding, deep sea fishing, white water rafting, skydiving, are available.


NWR Charleston: Support Services
Morale, Welfare and Recreation

Auto Skills Center Bldg 776, Fletcher St, Naval Weapons Station
SC  
Phone: (843) 764-7752
Hours: Wed, Thurs, Fri: 0800-1200
Bowling Center; Marrington Bldg 784, Naval Weapons Station
Phone: (843) 764-7235
Hours: Mon-Thu 0830-2300, Fri 0830-2400, Sat 0800-1200, Sun & holidays 1300-2300 (Summer hours may vary). New feature include glow-in-the-dark balls, pins, and lanes; state-of-the-art light show; fog machines, music, dancing and more!
Campground - Short Stay on Lake Moultrie
Phone: (843)764-7601 DSN 794-7601
URL: http://www.shortstay.nwschs.navy.mil/
Short Stay recreation area on Lake Moultrie offers 30 two-bedroom villas and cabins and 12 three-bedroom villas for rent. Each has a fully equipped kitchen, cable TV, and central heat/air conditioning. Reservations must be made in advance. No pets allowed. One hundred campsites are available on a first come basis. Short Stay features man-made beach swimming area, laundry facilities, boat launching areas, snack bar, bait and tackle shop, boat and motor rentals, fishing piers, and picnic facilities. Lakeview Clubhouse and Cafe serves meals on a seasonal basis. Campsite features some of the state's best fresh-water fishing. Fish licenses are required and may be purchased at the tackle shop. Call ITT office at Bldg 708, Naval Weapons Station at the number above for reservations/information.
Child/Teen Service Bldg 707, All Saints Chapel, Naval Weapons Station
Phone: (843)764-7222 DSN 794-7222
For further information on the following program, contact the Chaplains office at All Saints Chapel at the telephone number above. Christian Youth Organization: offers camping trips, overnight retreats, trips to youth conferences, bake sales/car washes, and several charity support activities.
Convenience Store: Mini-Mart
Phone: (843)764-7735
DSN: 794-7735
Hours of operation: 0900-2200
Fitness Center 1002 Jefferson Avenue
Bldg 708
Goose Creek, SC  29445
Phone: (843) 764-4173
Hours: Mon-Fri 0530-2030, Sat-Sun 0800-1800
Golf Course; Redbank Plantation Naval Weapons Station
Phone: (843) 764-7802/7828
Hours: Mon-Sun 0800-1700 winter, Mon-Sun 0730-1900 summer Besides conducting beginner golf lessons for men, ladies, and children, MWR has started having disc golf classes. What is disc golf? Much like regular golf except with frisbee-type discs instead of balls and baskets instead of holes in the ground. Nine "holes" are strategically located throughout the course at Marrington Plantation and the player who completes the round in the fewest throws is the winner.
Information, Tickets, & Tours Office (ITT) Bldg 1700, Fletcher St
Naval Weapons Station
Phone: (843) 764-2120
Hours: Mon-Fri 1100-1800; Sat 1100-1600.
Library Bldg 732, Naval Weapons Station
Phone: (843) 764-7900
Hours: Tue-Sat 1000-1300; 1400-1700 (closed 1300-1400 for lunch)
Movie Theater Bldg 718, Naval Weapons Station
Phone: (843)764-7516 weekly movie recording
For information, call (843) 764-7601. Admission FREE!!! (food and drink prices very reasonable!)
MWR Naval Weapons Station 2316 Redbank Road, Suite 100
Bldg 708
Goose Creek, SC  29445
Phone: (843) 764-7601
URL: http://www.mwr.nwschs.navy.mil
Non-appropriated fund employment at the Weapons Station. Office Hours: 0800-1630, Mon-Thu; 0800-1700, Fri; 1000-1400, Sat
MWR Self-Help Rental Center Fletcher St
Goose Creek, SC  29445
Phone: 843-764-7870
Lawnmowers, weed eaters, edgers, hedge clippers, drills and more hand and power tools for rent from $1 to $5. Items are due back the next day the store is open. The store is open Mon, Thur and Saturday from 0800 to 1200. For more information, call the store during its normal hours of operation.
Outdoor Adventure Center; MWR Bldg 1700, Fletcher St
NWS Charleston
Phone: (843) 764-2122
Mon-Fri: 1100-1800, Sat 1100-1600. The Outdoor Adventure Center (the NOR program) includes outdoor recreation equipment rental, classroom, retail area, ITT office and leisure travel office. In addition, the highlight of the Outdoor Adventure Center is a 30-foot-high climbing wall one of the very few in the Navy. The primary purpose of the climbing wall is to provide opportunities for individual, informal or drop-in recreation, seven days a week. Everyone is welcome to climb during the Outdoor Adventure Center s open hours. Just walk in! Beginners are encouraged. The Outdoor Adventure Center provides all the necessary equipment for climbing. Everyone must sign a liability waiver. Children under 18 must have a liability waiver signed by a parent and children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult. Rental items such as campers, tents, jon boats, mountain bikes, canoes, kayaks and much more for patrons to enjoy are available at the Outdoor Adventure Center. In addition, various outdoor recreational programs such as classes on the indoor climbing wall and a wide range of trips including backpacking, canoeing, sea kayaking, whitewater rafting and off-base rock climbing trips will be offered. See MWR website for more classes, etc.
Racquetball Fitness Center; MWR Bldg 708, Naval Weapons Station
Phone: (843) 764-4076
Hours: Mon-Fri 1100-2030, Sat 1000-1600 closed Sundays (closed on Wed, Fri, and Sat during summer)
Swimming Pools 2316 Redbank Road
Naval Weapons Station
Goose Creek, SC  29445
Phone: (843) 764-7033
Phone: (843) 764-7063
New Wave Hours Open Swim: Mon-Fri 1200-1730; Sat, Sun & Hol, 1200-1900 Military/Adult Lap Swim: Mon-Fri, 0530-0730 Eastside Pool Hours Open Swim: Mon, Wed, Fri, 1230-1800; Tu & Th, 1230-2000; Sat, Sun & Hol, 1200-1900. Military/Adult Lap Swim: Mon-Fri, 1130-1230
Youth Center Bldg 777, Naval Weapons Station
Goose Creek, SC  29445
Phone: (843) 764-7808/09
DSN: DSN 794-7808/09
URL: http://www.mwr.nwschs.navy.mil/Default.htm
Hours: Mon-Fri 0600-1800, Sat 0900-1700, Fri (dance)1900-2200 Center hosts dances, volunteer programs, day camp, balloon message service and rent-a-party service. Also miscellaneous jobs such as yard jobs, baby sitters needed, etc. are posted here. Provides school-age before and after care. In the summertime, Camp Grinning Gator is available for ages 5-12