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MCCS Spotlight

    Domestic Violence Awareness Month - Week of Action

    October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

    • Mon, 22 Oct; 1000-1300 @ MCX Mall: Awareness Booth
    • Tue, 23 Oct; 0800-0945 @ Bldg 7 Conference Center: Professional Training
    • Wed, 24 Oct; 1330-1500 @ Bldg 6E: In Her Shoes
    • Thu, 25 Oct: Wear Purple Thursday
    • Fri, 26 Oct; 1130-1230 @ Fitness Center: Spin Against Domestic Violence

    For more information: 619-524-1200

    Trunk or Treat

    Fri, 26 Oct; 1700-1900 @ Jerry Coleman Center Lawn

    Come Enjoy: Trick-or-Treating, Bounce House, Selfie Station, Trunk Contest, and Costume Contest
    (*Judges will be looking for the scariest, most creative, and the funniest trunks and costumes!)

    We are looking for at least 50 participants to decorate their trunks. To ensure there is enough candy for all the kids, we ask that every family participating with a trunk bring at least 5 lbs of candy to be handed out to the children as they trick-or-treat through the trunks. Register by October 19th.

    Questions or to RSVP trunks:

    National Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative

    Sat, 27 Oct; 1000-1400 @ Bldg 111 Education Center Parking Lot

    This event aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means for disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating about the potential for abuse of medications. Drive Thru – Drop Off. NO QUESTIONS ASKED! For more information: 619-524-4793

    Healthier Living with Diabetes

    Tuesdays (starting October 23rd); 1130-1400 @ Depot Library

    A six-week workshop series for anyone with diabetes, family members or caregivers of someone with diabetes. Topics of discussion will include tips and tricks of meal planning, taking control of your blood sugar, and exploring ways to reduce fatigue, anxiety, sleep loss, and pain. For more information or to register: 619-524-0916 or email

    Friday Fit Club

    Every Friday; 0900-1000 @ Boathouse & Marina (East Picnic Area)
    Now extended through September!

    Join MCFTB and Semper Fit for a morning of fun with a 40-min circuit workout followed by a 20-min health and wellness chat! This is a great opportunity to meet new workout buddies and it is kid friendly! All levels of fitness experience are welcome.

    EFMP Transition to Adult Services Workshop

    Wed, 24 Oct; 0930-1200 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    Learn about transition to adult services (ages 18+) for individuals with special needs. Information from the Department of Rehabilitation, San Diego Community College, and San Diego Regional Center will be provided. For more information or to register: 619-524-0916 or email

    PCS Prep "Smooth Move" Workshop

    Fri, 26 Oct @ PPD, Bldg 14

    The PCS Smooth Move Workshop is designed to provide service members and families with tools and techniques for making their move a rewarding experience. For more information or to register:

    Baby Boot Camp

    Wed, 31 Oct; 0830-1600 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    Baby Boot Camp covers everything a parent needs to know to take care of their newborn, as well as, information on resources for the whole family, including: The Role of a Parent, Developmental Stages of Infants, Basic Infant Care, Child Safety, and Pre and Postpartum Emotions. For more information or to register: 619-524-0465

    5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love that Lasts

    Fri, 2 Nov; 1730-2000 @ PPD, Bldg 14

    Falling in love is easy. Staying in love—that’s the challenge! How can you keep your relationship fresh and growing amid the demands, conflicts, and just plain boredom of everyday life? The secret is learning the right love language! This workshop helps participants express their love in their spouse’s language.

    For more information or to register, contact 619-718-3763 or

    Commanding General's Welcome Aboard

    Tue, 6 Nov; 0830-1200 @ PPD, Bldg 14

    Informational brief of programs aboard MCRD, Depot bus tour, followed by Info Expo at the Community Center (Bldg 590). Mandatory for all newly joined AD personnel. Open to all personnel, service members, spouses, family members, and retirees new to MCRD San Diego. For more information or to register: 619-524-5732 or

    Semper ReadIt!

    Tue, 6 Nov; 1000 @ Depot Library

    Join Col Gruny (MCRD/WRR Chief of Staff) for a special story time and activity!

    Military Spouse Meet-up

    Tue, 6 Nov; 1000-1100 @ Depot Library

    Come mingle, meet new spouses or enjoy the company of your fellow MCRD San Diego Spouses. **children-friendly**

    Brown Bag Lunch Financial Seminar

    Wed, 7 Nov; 1130-1300 @ PPD, Bldg 14

    Topic: Preparing for Retirement using Tax Efficient Investments
    Light refreshments provided; open to all authorized patrons.
    REGISTRATION REQUIRED. For more information or to register: or 619-524-5732

    Conflict Management

    Wed, 7 Nov; 0900-1100 @ MCCS, Bldg 5E

    This workshop addresses interpersonal conflict and is designed to help participants become more aware of conflict. It empowers them to make healthy choices by managing their responses to conflict and providing them tools for addressing and managing conflict on an everyday basis.

    For more information or to register, contact 619-718-3763 or

    MilSpouse Virtual and Work from Home Opportunities

    • Thu, 8 Nov; 1000-1130 @ PPD, Bldg 14
    • Take charge of your career! In this workshop learn how to take your career with you as you PCS, discuss the pros and cons of working from home and how to get started.
    • Register today: