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Vandenberg celebrates Cultural Heritage Day

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team V members were afforded the opportunity to learn a native hula dance during Cultural Heritage Day here Aug. 20. The event, sponsored by the Vandenberg Equal Opportunity Office, provided the chance to experience performances and taste foods from many different cultures.   (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather R. Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team V members were afforded the opportunity to learn a native hula dance during Cultural Heritage Day here Aug. 20. The event, sponsored by the Vandenberg Equal Opportunity Office, provided the chance to experience performances and taste foods from many different cultures. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather R. Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Using Chinese Kempo Karate methods, Debbie Drap of Universal Kempo Karate breaks a stack of bricks during Cultural Heritage Day here Aug. 20. Universal Kempo Karate, a school of Chinese martial arts, has a branch located at Vandenberg with more than 120 students. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather R. Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Using Chinese Kempo Karate methods, Debbie Drap of Universal Kempo Karate breaks a stack of bricks during Cultural Heritage Day here Aug. 20. Universal Kempo Karate, a school of Chinese martial arts, has a branch located at Vandenberg with more than 120 students. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather R. Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- As one of the key performers, Elizabeth McWaters-Bjorkman presented a ritualistic hula wedding dance during Cultural Heritage Day here Aug. 20. Members of Team V were able to experience activities and food native to many different cultures during the ceremony, which was sponsored by the Vandenberg Equal Opportunity Office.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather R. Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- As one of the key performers, Elizabeth McWaters-Bjorkman presented a ritualistic hula wedding dance during Cultural Heritage Day here Aug. 20. Members of Team V were able to experience activities and food native to many different cultures during the ceremony, which was sponsored by the Vandenberg Equal Opportunity Office. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather R. Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Taking advantage of the opportunity to try foods that they might not eat otherwise, Team V members venture through the buffet line of foods from different areas of the world during Cultural Heritage Day here Aug 20. The event, sponsored by the Vandenberg Equal Opportunity Office, highlighted the diversity of the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather R. Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Taking advantage of the opportunity to try foods that they might not eat otherwise, Team V members venture through the buffet line of foods from different areas of the world during Cultural Heritage Day here Aug 20. The event, sponsored by the Vandenberg Equal Opportunity Office, highlighted the diversity of the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather R. Shaw)