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MCCS Spotlight

    MCRD Bowling League

    Wednesdays at 1630; beginning 30 Aug 2017 at the Recreation 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, 25 Aug 2017

    For more information, call 619-524-4446

    Pups on Parade

    Fri, 28 Jul; 0900-1100 @ Jerry Coleman Center Lawn

    2nd Annual Pups on Parade to celebrate 101 Days of Summer and honor the military working dogs as they play a big role in the fight against drugs. All are welcome to attend. DOGS MUST BE REGISTERED PRIOR TO EVENT, current on vaccinations, child and dog friendly, and leashed at all times. For more information or to register: Mindy Martini at 619-524-4793 or

    PCS Prep "Smooth Move" Workshop

    Fri, 28 Jul; 1300-1430 @ PPD, Bldg 14

    Learn about your next Military move. The PCS Prep "Smooth Move" Workshop is designed to provide service members and families with tools and techniques for making their move a positive and rewarding experience. The focus is on coping with relocation and identifying steps to take to prepare for the move. To register, email

    L.I.N.K.S. for Kids

    Mon, 31 Jul; 0900-1300 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    The goal of this class is to help our children adapt to the Marine Corps lifestyle, become resilient, look forward to new beginnings, embrace farewells, and all of the experiences they may encounter. For more information or to register: 619-718-3764 or

    Prime for Life 4.5

    Tue, 8 Aug; 0730-1200 @ SACC, Bldg 14

    Evidence-based prevention and intervention program. Topics include: How Biology Factors into Substance Abuse, Awareness on Drug and Alcohol Use, Making Low Risk vs High Risk Choices, and How to Protect What You’ve Earned. For more information or to register: 619-524-1912 or

    Character Counts

    Tue, 8 Aug; 0900-1200 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    Kids will learn the 6 Pillars to building good character – Respect, Trustworthiness, Fairness, Caring, Citizenship, and Responsibility. Drop off class for kids ages 4-12.

    For more information or to register: 619-718-3763 or

    Operation: Girl Power!

    Mon, 14 Aug; 0900-1300 @ MCCS, Bldg 5E

    This inspiring one-day workshop will empower teenage girls to be strong, be who they are and believe in themselves by developing communication and confidence building skills. Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in Girls on Guard, a self-defense training course. For girls ages 12-18.

    For more information or to register: 619-718-3763 or

    L.I.N.K.S. for Teens

    Mon, 14 Aug; 1300-1600 @ MCCS, Bldg 5E

    Marine Corps teens will acquire knowledge and develop skills to meet the challenges ahead. For teens ages 12-18.

    For more information or to register: 619-718-3763 or

    Commanding General's Welcome Aboard

    Tue, 15 Aug; 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

    College Orientation and Prep Course

    Wed, 16 Aug; 0800-1000 @ LLC, Bldg 111

    Training will cover Tuition Assistance policies for active-duty, college funding options for family members, and learn how to establish academic goals. For more information or to register: 619-524-8158/1275

    Library Renovation

    Please pardon our mess as we renovate the Depot Library, Bldg 7.

    Through Fri, 1 Sep, there will be limited access to certain sections as upgrades continue.
    The Library Computer Lab will remain unavailable through Fri, 1 Sep, but the computer lab at the Career Resource Center, Bldg 14 (M-W: 0730-1730 / Th-F: 0730-1600) will continue to be available to patrons for use during that time. We apologize for any inconvenience.