Calendar of Events, Outreach & Activities


Detachment Meetings are scheduled for the 3rd Tuesday of every month at the Elks Lodge, 1505 N. El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA.  Dinner – 5:30 pm, Business meeting – 6:00pm




Jan 16- Detachment meeting- 6:00pm



Feb 3-Veteran’s Comedy Night- 8:00pm @ San Clemente Casino (community outreach)
Action Officer: Nelson Coburn

Feb 20– Detachment meeting- 6:00pm



Mar 2– Dana Point Festival of Whales “Magical Migration” Parade- 10:00am @start point-
Richard Henry Dana statue, Island Way, Dana Point Harbor (community outreach)
Action Officer: Ken Brown

Mar 3– Festival of Whales Concert on the Water and Spirits Garden- 12:00-5:00pm @ Dana
Point Harbor, Baby Beach, 34451 Ensenada Pl (fundraising event)
Action Officer: Nelson Coburn/Randy Horner

Mar 16- MCL Dept of CA Spring Conference / Training at the Veteran’s Memorial District, Clovis, CA

Mar 19- Detachment meeting- 6:00pm
Detachment Executive Team Elections



Apr 5 – 2/4 2004 Battle of Ramadi 20th Anniversary Memorial Ceremony @ 1000, 62 Area Parade Deck, Camp San Mateo

Apr 6 – 2/4 2004 Battle of Ramadi 20th Annivesary Plaque Dedication @ 1000, The Marine Monument, Park Semper Fi, adjacent to the San Clemente Pier.  “Dedication of a Ramadi Memorial Plaque honoring the memory of the 33 Marines and 1 Sailor killed in action in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, OIF, II Feb-Sept 2004”

Apr 16– Detachment meeting-6:00pm



May 3/4- MCL Southwest Division Conference at The Leatherneck Club, Las Vegas, NV

May 21– Detachment meeting- 6:00pm



June 7/8- MCL Department of CA Convention at Los Angeles, CA

June 18– Detachment meeting- 6:00pm



Dates TBD– Concerts in the Park @ Sea Terrace Park (fundraising event)

July 16-Detachment meeting- 6:00pm



Dates TBD- Concerts in the Park @ Sea Terrace Park (fundraising event)

Aug 12-16- MCL National Convention Rancho Mirage, CA (Aug 10-Golf Tourn.)

Aug 20- Detachment meeting- 6:00pm

Aug 26- 2nd Annual Iwo Jima Golf Tournament at Tijeras Creek Golf Club, 29082 Tijeras Creek Rd, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA – 1:00 Shotgun start (fundraising event)
Action Officer – Tony Faulkner



Sept 17- Detachment meeting- 6:00pm



Date TBD– Veterans Expo @ Casa Romantica (community outreach)

Oct 12- MCL Department of CA Fall Conference / Training at Antelope Valley, CA

Oct 15- Detachment meeting- 6:00pm



Nov 16- 249th Marine Corps Birthday Ball (community outreach & fundraising event) at Laguna Cliffs Marriot Resort, 25135 Park Lantern Dr, Dana Point, CA

Date TBD- San Clemente Veteran’s Day Ceremony (community outreach)

Nov 19- Detachment meeting- 6:00pm

2/1 Thanksgiving support (community outreach)



2/1 Thanksgiving support (community outreach)

Toy Drive (community outreach)