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MCCS Spotlight

    Holiday Celebration

    Sat, 2 Dec; 1100-1400 @ MCX Mall

    Live entertainment, holiday crafts, activities, and gift wrapping. Special appearance by Santa and his friends!

    This is a FREE event and open to all authorized patrons.


    Holiday Dinner Dance

    Fri, 8 Dec; 1700-1900 @ 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 619-725-6388


    Holiday Safari

    Sat, 9 Dec; 1030-1500 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    Imagine a world where kids can communicate and learn how to deal with the jungle out there!
    For children ages 5-12 **must turn 5 by 9 Dec 2017, proof of age required**

    REGISTRATION REQUIRED. For more information or to register, contact 619-718-3763/3764 or OMBMCFTBMCRDSD.Training@usmc-mccs.org.


    Pre-Pigout Workout

    Thu, 23 Nov; 0830-1000 @ MCRD Fitness Center

    Workout before you pig out on Thanksgiving Day! Join the fun while sweating and burning calories before the big feast.

    90 Minute High Intensity Workout Schedule

    • 25 min - Zumba
    • 25 min - Cardio Combat
    • 25 min - Twisted Tabata
    • 5-10 min - Core & Cool Down


    Living with Lupus

    Tue, 28 Nov; 1800-1930 @ MFP/Bldg 6E

    A rheumatologist from UCSD Medical Center will cover a general overview disease, testing, treatment options, new and upcoming information on lupus, co-existing diagnoses and the importance about maintaining a healthy diet. A small group discussion will follow the presentation.

    Open to all DOD eligible families (active-duty, retired, reservists, DOD Civilians and contractors, and other federal agencies). For more information or to register, contact Christy Howland at 619-524-0916 or christy.howland@usmc-mccs.org


    EFMP IEP Consultation

    Wed, 29 Nov; 0800-1600 @ Library, Bldg 7
    FREE one (1) hour session with USMC EFMP Attorney, Karen Taylor

    Speak to a USMC Special Education Lawyer about your concerns and questions regarding your child’s IEP. Learn about your child’s learning needs, services the school will provide and how progress is measured.

    This workshop is open to all USMC families; USN families stationed aboard Marine Corps installations may also register. All other EFM families will be on a space available basis. REGISTRATION REQUIRED: christy.howland@usmc-mccs.org


    Relaxation Techniques

    Wed, 29 Nov; 1000-1230 @ Fitness Center, Bldg 13

    Gain the tools and management skills to minimize stress as well as give you tips on the best way to take care of yourself, mind and body. For more information or to register, contact 619-718-3763 or OMBMCFTBMCRDSD.Training@usmc-mccs.org


    The Life Planning Project

    Every other Monday (starting 25 Sep); 1800-2000 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    A series of six workshops for parents, occurring every other Monday that focus on different aspects of the planning process for the future of the individual with special needs.

    • Mon, 25 Sep: Why Plan – Getting Started
    • Mon, 9 Oct: Building Relationship
    • Mon, 23 Oct: Work, Retirement, and Leisure
    • Mon, 6 Nov: Housing Options
    • Mon, 20 Nov: Legal Issues
    • Mon, 4 Dec: Setting Goals

    Open to all DOD eligible families (active-duty, retired, reservists, DOD Civilians and contractors, and other federal agencies). For more information or to register, contact Christy Howland at 619-524-0916 or christy.howland@usmc-mccs.org


    Resume and Cover Letter Workshop

    Thu, 7 Dec; 0900-1100 @ PPD, Bldg 14

    This workshop covers: How to Create a Master Resume, Target Resumes, and Cover Letters. For more information or to register, contact james.stewart@usmc-mccs.org


    EFMP TRICARE Information Hour

    Wed, 13 Dec; 1200-1400 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    Attend this informative presentation to learn more about the new changes to TRICARE: TRICARE Extended Health Care Options (ECHO). Learn about who qualifies, what is covered, and how it will benefit your Exceptional Family Member.

    Open to all DoD eligible families (active duty, retired, reserve, DoD civilians and contractors, and other federal agencies). For more information or to register, please call 619-524-0916 or christy.howland@usmc-mccs.org.


    Estuary Dredging Project

    To our valued patrons,

    During this project (early September to March), MCRDSD docks will be removed from the water, and water activities (to include the use of the MCCS Boathouse and Marina) will be suspended. Picnic and Party areas will still be available for reservations.

    Library Renovation

    Please pardon our mess as we renovate the Depot Library, Bldg 7. There will be limited access to certain sections as upgrades continue. We apologize for any inconvenience.