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MCCS Spotlight

    Summer Reading Program: Reading Takes You Everywhere!

    18 June – 15 August
    Earn prizes by reading and logging the minutes you read. Prizes will be available for pick up at the Depot Library. Special programs will be offered throughout the summer!

    Registration begins on Friday, 1 June. To register, visit mcrdsd.beanstack.org or sign-up in person.

    Participants will receive a "Reading Takes You Everywhere" book bag upon registration (while supplies last).


    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

    Fridays (July); 0900-1000 @ Boathouse & Marina (East Picnic Area)

    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.


    Summer Wellness Challenge

    16 July – 24 August 2018

    Programs Includes: Weekly Fitness & Nutrition Tips, Group Fitness Classes, Pedometer Goals, and More!
    Join as a team or individual; 70 spots available – sign-up in the Fitness Center NLT Fri, 13 Jul
    Info Meeting: Fri, 13 Jul; 1100-1300 @ Fitness Center


    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 camille.favor@usmc-mccs.org


    USAJobs Workshop

    Wed, 25 Jul; 0900-1100 @ PPD, Bldg 14

    This workshop will cover writing an effective resume, navigating USAJobs, and understanding veteran and spouse preference. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. For more information or to register: robert.i.iaulualo@usmc.mil or 619-524-5728


    PCS Prep "Smooth Move" Workshop

    Fri, 27 Jul; 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 perlita.rodriguez@usmc.mil


    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 camille.favor@usmc-mccs.org


    Operation: Girl Power

    Mon, 6 Aug; 0900-1300 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    Drop-off class for girls ages 12-18. This inspiring one-day workshop will empower teenage girls by developing communication and confidence building skills. If your teen needs specific accommodations, please contact us at least 2 weeks prior to the start date or during registration. For more information or to register, contact 619-718-3763 or OMBMCFTBMCRDSD.Training@usmc-mccs.org.

     


    Character Counts

    Wed, 8 Aug; 1300-1600 @ MFP, Bldg 6E

    Drop-off class for children ages 5-12. Participants will learn the six pillars to building good character-Trustworthiness, Fairness, Caring, Citizenship, Responsibility, and Respect. If your teen needs specific accommodations, please contact us at least 2 weeks prior to the start date or during registration. Age verification will be required at check-in. For more information or to register, contact 619-718-3763 or OMBMCFTBMCRDSD.Training@usmc-mccs.org.


    Commanding General's Welcome Aboard

    Tue, 14 Aug; 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 perlita.rodriguez@usmc.mil


    Military Spouse Meet-up

    Tue, 14 Aug; 1000-1100 @ Depot Library

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