MCCS 29 Palms

Events

Events


September |  October |  November

Monthly Events -- Community Events -- Special Events


SEPTEMBER

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Outdoor Adventures, Bldg.1262

Whether you are looking for heart-pounding excitement or a peaceful time with nature, Outdoor Adventures has the watercraft for you and your family!

If you pick up your rental on Friday, you only pay for one day. You get two additional free days.

Check out the complete list at mccs29palms.com or call 760 830-7235.

For more information, please email murdockja@usmc-mccs.org

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Effective August 7, 
Weekends ONLY
Main Exchange, Bldg. 1502
Open 10am - 6pm

The Main Exchange will be temporarily changing weekend hours to create a new and exciting MCX experience. We're sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

(Starbucks Coffee will be open their regular hours, 10am - 6pm.)

 

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September 29
Community Center, Bldg. 1004
9am - 1pm

Looking to further your education, develop new skills, look for a job or explore new career fields? The Career & Education Expo has something for you.

Over 75 employers and post-secondary institutions will be in attendance. Bring your questions and/or resumes, and be ready to discuss your future. Business dress or uniform of the day is highly suggested.

This event is open to all-hands.

For more information, call the Career Resource Office at 760-830-7225 or email Hunter.e.Keniry@usmc-mccs.org

OCTOBER

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October 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29
Mutiple Locations
All start times 6:30am

Overall champions are determined by combined time of all races. You must participate in all races to be eligible for prizes.

Registration starts September 2. Please return registration form to Sports (Bldg. 801).

For more information, call 760.830.6857.

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October 4 & 6
Bldg. 1526
9:30am - 2pm

LINKS is a volunteer-based, team-mentoring program, designed to assist military spouses in navigating the unique challenges of life in the military.

It is a great way to meet other spouses, learn tips and vital information, all while having fun! To receive a certificate of completion your must attend both sessions.

DAY 1 topics: The Corps (history, culture and traditions) and Payday (LES/money) The Maze (local and national resources) and Separation & Deployment (readiness).

DAY 2 topics: Crossroads (moving in the military) and Staying Marine (your Marine's career) Getting Along (communication) and Investing in Your Community (how to make your location “home”).

Click here to register.

For more information, call 760.830.1696 or email  Nicole.horta@usmc.mil 

 

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October 7
Virtual Zoom
2 - 3pm

Learn about the Exceptional Family Member Program and the benefits of Respite Care. This workshop is great for families to find out about the program and meet our staff, and for any families currently enrolled who may need a refresher on updating their paperwork.

Please email PLMS_MCCS_EFMP@usmc.mil to register for any of these events.

 

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October 7
Del Valle Field
10am - 4pm

Stroll along the Wellness Boardwalk and explore what the area has to offer.
Join us for fitness and health assessments, activities and giveaways, and food vendors. FREE & OPEN to all authorized patrons.

For more information, please call 760.830.6857.

 

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October 8
Felix Filed
Start 6am

2021 Warrior Athlete Challenge is competitive, physically challenging, morale building and tactically relevant.

Challenge consists of three events:

1. Movement-Under-Load Challenge
2. Power Challenge
3. Endurance and Memory Recall

ChallengeParticipants will conduct the Challenge in the woodland combat utility uniform, “Boots and Utes”.

Pre-registration advised, walks ups will be accepted.

Please email rangeled@usmc-mccs.org to register for any of these events.

 

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October 8
Felix Field (Softball Field)
7:30am - 5pm

Looking for kickball teams to help Strike Out Domestic Violence in our military community. Teams must be a minimum of nine players (no maximum cap on players).

Please dress in purple kickball attire to help promote awareness and prevent domestic violence.

First eight teams to sign up guarantees a spot! Open to all authorized patrons.

Please email jason.dickson@usmc.mil to register for any of these events.

 

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October 8-28
Wood Hobby Shop

Show off your mad woodworking skills in the first WHS Woodworking Competition! Materials will be provided FREE of charge to create a single project. Competitors have the option of using their personal tools.

Sign ups begin September 21.
Entry is free; minimum 3 to maximum 12 contestants. 

Register at the Wood Hobby Shop September 21 - October 6.

Judging takes place October 29. Open to all authorized patrons 18+ years. All participants must attend a WHS Safety Class prior to the start of the competition.

For more information, please call 760.830.7214.

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October 15-16
East Gym
6pm

Get your team together for the 7th annual 24 Hours In 29 Palms Endurance Race.

Mandatory coach/captain meeting October 6 at Sports, Bldg. 801 at 12pm.

Registration starts September 13 at Sports, Bldg. 801 or 29PalmsSemperFit@usmc-mccs.org

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October 20
Sunset Cinema
9am - 11am

All E1-E6/O1 & O2/WO1 must attend per MCO 1754.10.A All others highly encouraged to attend; single Marines, married Marines and family members (uniform of the day).

For more information, call 760 830-6344 
or tamara.harrison@usmc-mccs.org

 

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October 21 and November 18
Virtual Zoom
11am - 12pm

Education and discussion on parenting
0-5 year-olds which promotes healthy child development and familial relationships.

Open to parents only. Registration is required.

To register, please call 760.830.7622.

 

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October 23
Victory Field
8:30am

The 29 Strong competition is designed to push you to your absolute limits, challenging not only your physical strength, but your agility and mental toughness, too.

Event is open to authorized patrons 16 years old and over.

Sign up at bit.ly/29strong2021.

For more information, contact 760-830-3492 or warriorathlete@usmc-mccs.org.

 

NOVEMBER

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Register NOW
Starts November 1
Felix Field
5 - 6:30pm

Ages 8-13 | Cost: $39.99 Per Child
Tuesday - Thursday from 5 - 6:30pm.
A 7 week program with a 5k run at the end.

Space is limited, so register early.

For more information, please call 760.830.3380.