Marine Corps Community Services | MCRD San Diego

MCCS Spotlight

    Father-Daughter Dance: Under the Sea

    Fri, 24 Feb; 1730-2030 @ Bay View Restaurant

    $15/person includes dinner, dancing, and activities

    Event opened to authorized patrons only

    • Starting Wed, 1 Feb: on sale for MCRDSD personnel only
    • Starting Mon, 6 Feb: on sale for all authorized patrons

    Register at:

    For more information, contact Patty Kalaye at 619-524-8032 or

    St. Patrick's Day 5K Fun Run

    Fri, 17 Mar; race starts at 1300

    Jerry Coleman Center Lawn
    Day-of registration opens at 1030
    Awards to top 3 male and top 3 female finishers, opportunity drawings, and free post-race activities

    St. Patrick's Dinner Dance

    Fri, 17 Mar (1700-1900 Buffet / 1800-2100 Dancing)
    Bay View Restaurant

    Featuring live music from the Cradit Union Band
    $24.95 per person / $10 cover charge for dancing only
    $10 wine corkage fee

    For reservations, call 619-725-6383

    Baby Boot Camp

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

    Topic: Building a Successful Savings Program – a “Military Saves” Event! Light refreshments provided; open to all authorized patrons. For more information or to register: 619-524-5728/1204.

    Living with Endometriosis

    Thu, 23 Feb; 1800-1930 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    In this workshop participants will gain a better understanding of what Endometriosis is and how it is diagnosed. During the workshop participants will learn about what treatment options are available as well as healthy lifestyle choices that help manage the symptoms of endometriosis. For more information or to register: 619-524-0916 or

    IEP Basics Workshop

    Tue, 28 Feb; 1200-1400 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    USMC Attorney Karen Taylor will provide knowledge on the laws and what rights you have, how to prepare for IEP meetings, ways to be a team player and improve negotiation skills, and how knowing what your child’s disabilities and needs are can help you get what you want. For more information or to register: 619-524-0916 or

    Kindergarten Readiness Workshop

    Tue, 7 Mar; 1730-1930 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    This workshop will provide the necessary tools and resources for parents with transitional children from preschool to kindergarten. Topics include: kindergarten academic expectations, social-emotional readiness, positive parenting and involvement, and the enrollment/registration process for kindergarten. *Children must be 5 on or before the date of the workshop* Workshops are open to all authorized patrons (active duty, reservists, retirees, DoD personnel and their families). For more information or to register, call 619-524-8032/8104.

    The Power of Positive Parenting

    Thu, 9 Mar; 1300-1430 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    The Power of Positive Parenting- parenting seminar will cover: creating a loving, safe environment for your child, positive strategies to encourage learning, using assertive discipline, developing reasonable expectations of your child, and taking care of yourself through life balance. For more information or to register, call 619-524-1200

    Commanding General's Welcome Aboard

    Tues, 14 Mar; 0830-1200 @ PPD, Bldg 14

    Informational brief of programs aboard MCRD, Depot bus tour, followed by Info Expo at the Recreation Center. 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