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									 CLR-17 Family Readiness Update Sheet
           August 7, 2008

1. Main Commissary Closed 21Sept at 1700 through 23Sept
The main commissary will be doing a complete reset of the store from
21-23 September 2008; therefore, the Commissary will be closed from
1700, Sunday, 21 September and reopen for normal business on Wednesday
September 24.

To minimize customer inconvenience we are opening the San Onofre
Commissary on Monday Sept 22 from 1030-1800.

If you have any questions, please contact the Commissary at 430-1701.

2. MCFTB Presents – “Beyond the Brief” workshops for families
These free, hands-on workshops for spouses delve into greater depth of
topics that effect family readiness.

Although recommended, these workshops need not be taken in order.
Week 1- Deployment Stress and Coping
Week 2- Safe and Sound at Home
Week 3- Financial Management
Week 4- Casualty Process (CACO)
Week 5- Effects of Combat Operational Stress on the Marines and Family

Series 1- October 6, 14, 20, 27, November 3; 1000-1200;
Paige Field House Health Promotions Classroom
Series 2- November 5, 12, 19, December 3, 10; 1700-1900; Hobby Shop

*Reservations are required.
Please call Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Family Team Building at (760)
3. CLR-17 Marine Corps Ball – 6Nov at the Manchester Grand
   Hyatt in San Diego
Hold the date! More details to come for ticket prices and Ball
schedule! Spouses whose Marine/Sailor are deployed are also invited to
purchase a ticket and attend!

The Manchester Grand Hyatt has blocked off rooms for the night of the
Ball, 6 Nov, at the military discount price. The hotel can be
contacted for reservations starting 12 Sept. by contacting the number
listed below.

Rooms are sold at the special group rate on a first come, first served
basis. The number for the reservations is 619-232-1234 or 800- 223-
1234. Please make sure you tell the operator you are with the CLR-17

4. Annual ASYMCA Free Ball Gown Giveaway – 20Sept
Our 2008 Ball Gown Giveaway is scheduled for Saturday, September 20 at
the Abby Reinke Community Center on Camp Pendleton from 8:00 AM - 1:30

Ranks of E-5 and below (active duty and dependents) will have priority
from 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM and then the event is open to ALL ranks.
Participants will have an opportunity to take home TWO gowns.

Free food, entertainment, and other giveaways will also be available in
addition to childcare while participants are making clothing
selections! For more information, please go to our website: <http://camppendletonasymca.list-

Dawn Baker
Director of Events and Community Relations

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