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MCCS Spotlight

    Fitness Center Flooring Project

    The Fitness Center (Bldg 13) will be closed from 9 - 29 August 2018 for construction.

    Jerry Coleman Center (Bldg 650) and Racquetball Courts/HITT Center (Bldg 313)
    Modified Hours of Operation
    Mon - Fri: 0700-1900
    Sat - Sun: 0800-1700

    MCRD Bowling League

    • Wednesdays at 1630; beginning 29 Aug 2018 at the Community Center Bowling Alley
    • Teams must have a minimum of one authorized patron (CAC holder), guests welcome. 4 bowlers per night. All skill levels welcome, handicaps will be used. One-time entry fee of $80 (covers 4 bowlers for entire season). Deadline to register: Fri, 24 Aug 2018
    • For more information, call 619-524-4446

    Kids Bowl Free in July & August!

    Kids (ages 15 and under) can bowl up to two games free on Mon-Wed from 0900-1500 at the Community Center.

    **Authorized patrons only, bowling shoes not included**
    For more information, call 619-524-4446

    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.

    Life Planning Project

    Mondays; 1800-2000 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    A series of six workshops for parents and relatives of people with developmental disabilities or other challenges.

    • Mon, 9 Jul: Why Plan – Get Started
    • Mon, 23 Jul: Building Relationships
    • Mon, 6 Aug: Work, Retirement, & Leisure
    • Mon, 20 Aug: Housing Options
    • Tue, 4 Sep: Legal Issues
    • Mon, 17 Sep: Setting Goals

    Participants do not need to be enrolled in EFMP to attend workshops or events. Our programs are open to all DOD eligible families (Active duty, Retired, Reserve, DOD civilians and contractors, and other federal agencies).

    For more information or to register: 619-524-0916 or email

    Baby Boot Camp

    Wed, 22 Aug; 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


    Brown Bag Lunch Financial Seminar

    Wed, 22 Aug; 1130-1300 @ PPD, Bldg 14

    Topic: Becoming a Successful Investor – Strategies & Techniques
    Light refreshments provided; open to all authorized patrons.

    REGISTRATION REQUIRED. For more information or to register: or 619-524-5732

    EFMP Sensory Friendly Movies

    Tue, 24 July @ 1030: Peter Rabbit
    Wed, 25 July @ 1030: Black Panther
    Wed, 1 Aug @ 1230: Despicable Me 3
    Thu, 2 Aug @ 1230: Jumanji
    Wed, 22 Aug @ 1230: Emoji Movie
    Thu, 23 Aug @ 1230: Wonder Woman

    MCRD Community Center

    Join us for a movie experience that allows an opportunity for families to enjoy a movie in a safe environment where the lights are turned up a bit, the sounds is turned down and you’re free to chat, sing and walk about

    For more information or to register: 619-524-0916 or email

    Family Care Ice Cream Social

    Wed, 22 Aug; 1400-1600 @ MCRD Community Center

    Let’s end our summer fun with a relay run! Join your MCRD Family Care team and enjoy activities and ice cream!

    For more information or to register: 619-524-0916 or email

    LinkedIn for Job Search

    Wed, 22 Aug; 1400-1600 @ PPD, Bldg 14

    Build your online professional brand through LinkedIn, connect with recruiters and leverage your network for the next step in your career.

    REGISTRATION REQUIRED. For more information or to register: or 619-524-5728

    Career Services Workshop

    Interview Skills

    • Thu, 23 Aug; 0900-1100 @ PPD, Bldg 14
    • Build confidence by preparing for the job interview process, including “rehearsals” for a variety of situational scenarios.

    Resumes & Cover Letters

    • Thu, 23 Aug; 1400-1600 @ PPD, Bldg 14
    • This workshop covers: How to create Master Resumes, Target Resumes, and Cover Letters

    REGISTRATION REQUIRED. For more information or to register: or 619-524-5728


    4 Lenses

    Thu, 23 Aug; 1730-2000 @ MCCS, Bldg 5E

    This workshop will help participants increase competence in using more effective communication skills, and to promote healthy relationships. For more information or to register, contact 619-718-3763 or

    Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Workshop

    Tue, 28 Aug; 1330-1500 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    Learn about the differences between Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Social Security Disability (SSDI) and State Disability Insurance (SDI). This workshop will help you understand qualifications, the benefits, and the filing process.

    For more information or to register: 619-524-0916 or email

    MilSpouse Virtual and Work from Home Opportunities

    Thu, 30 Aug; 1000-1130 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    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:

    PCS Prep "Smooth Move" Workshop

    Fri, 31 Aug; 1300-1430 @ 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: 619-524-5732 or