Reminder to go to the website to sign up or decline all events we are participating in. It would be a great help if I can get everyone to do this. http://fiymc.com/sign-up-sheet/
SAVE YOUR SHOES!!!
GET AS MANY SHOES FROM FRIENDS FAMILY NEIGHBORHOOD ANYONE YOU CAN THINK OF. I WILL BE ISSUING BAGS THIS SATURDAY FOR YOU TO FILL UP WITH SHOES!!!!! THERE NEEDS TO BE AT LEAST 25 SHOES PER BAG AND WE HAVE HUNDREDS OF BAGS TO FILL UP. I WILL BE HANDING OUT FLYERS YOU CAN USE AS WELL. PUT A SHOE DONATION BOX UP AT YOUR WORK OR CHURCH OR ANYPLACE YOU CAN THINK OF. THE MORE SHOES WE COLLECT THE MORE MONEY WE MAKE!!!!!!
Picture day April 19th - please see email sent out earlier this week.
Adopt a Service Member:
The unit has gotten the name of a soldier who is deployed to send a care package to. Please bring items to the next Drill, which will be April 12th, so we can send him a package soon.
Our Soldiers name is Mikey Medina, and we would like to send him letters, as well as items from the following list:
Sunflower Seeds, Nuts
Granola Bars/Cereal Bars
Candy, Jelly Beans
Rice Krispie Treats
Koozies (to keep water bottles
and cans cool)
||Shoe Laces, Sewing Kits
Disposable Cameras T-Shirts (brown or tan)
Individual Drink Mixes
Batteries (AA or D)
Gallon & Qt size zip-locks Stress Relief Squeeze Balls
Coffee – 1 # cans or bags
Popcorn (microwave packs)
Toiletries-Soaps, Toothpaste Deodorant
Please take a minute to write a quick note to bring and help brighten someone’s day.
Clean and Green Longmont: April 26th - Attendees Colburn, Cook, Dixon, Gillespie, Grantham M, Grantham S, Grantham Z, Greenfield, Griego, Hernandez,Hughes, Jackson, Martinez, McKenna, Mein C, Mein M, Mein T, Mendez, Murray Sa, Murray St, Rogers, Skaggs and Webster STAFF: Gillespie, Mein, Webster – NEED MORE HELP - Recruits you will be Young Marines by now you can help with this event as well.
Mothers Day Planting in Loveland: May 3rd in Loveland We need volunteers 8:30 to 3:30 - Recruits you will be young Marines by then so you can volunteer as well. Attendees so far: Colburn, Cook, Dixon, Gillespie, Grantham M, Grantham S, Grantham Z, Griego, Hughes, Jackson, Mein C, Mein M and Mein T.
PFTS coming up: Young Marines your PFT test is on April 16th at 6pm location to be announced. Recruits if you did not pass your PFT from April 5th or want to improve your score attend this PFT class. Another makeup PFT will be May 7th from 6-8.
Memorial Weekend Heads up we need volunteers: Just a quick note we are needing as much help as possible over memorial Weekend – ALL 3 days!!!!! Recruits you can volunteer as well….. We do Meet and Greets at the Cemetary in Boulder all 3 days from 8-4pm and we usually have 3-4 color guards we have to do as well…. Please let me know ASAP if you are available at all this weekend and the dates and times you can make it…… You will be getting a ton of emails on this. Attendees so far: Saturday: Gillespie W, Gillespie V, Grantham M, Grantham S, Grantham Z, Hernandez, Hughes T, Hughes S, Jackson, Martinez, Mein B, Mein C, Mein M, Mein T, Skaggs. Sunday: Cook J, Cook R, Gillespie W, Gillespie V, Grantham M, Grantham S, Grantham Z, Griego K, Griego P, Hernandez, Hughes S, Hughes T, Martinez.Monday: Cook, Gillespie V, Gillespie W, Grantham M, Grantham S, Grantham Z, Hernandez, Hughes S, Hughes T, Martinez, Rogers
Scrips Fundraising —-
The coordinator for this is Gia Vana Woolman. If you want more information please contact her
Her contact information is [email protected]
or her cell after 4:30pm 720-987-3063
POD for YMs:
Drill: American Legion 315 S Bowen St
Time: 08:15 – 12:30
Dress: Bdus, unit T-shirt
Gear: RuckSack with all gear issued, PT gear, Tennis shoes, Guide book Paper and Ink Stick.
ONE-ON-ONE – meetings
POD for Recruits:
Graduation Practice and uniform issue.
Dress: Sweats and tennis shoes.
Location: American Legion- 315 S Bowen St
Time: 08:15 – 12:30
Gear: Homework, guide book, paper and ink stick, boots.
Schedule for recruits for the next few weeks:
April 19th - Graduation Ceremony, We are at the Elks from 8:30 to 1pm - Graduation ceremony will be at 11pm. We had to arrange our time around the guest speaker.
UPCOMING EVENTS - events can be changed and nothing is set in stone.
April 16th - PFTs Mandatory for ALL 6-8pm
April 19th - New Recruit Graduation – Picture Day
April 19th - CNS Color Guard
April 26th - Clean and Green Event
May 3rd - VOC – planting and cleaning in Loveland – We need Volunteers
May 7th Reg Drill
May 10th - DDR (1 hour)
May 10th - Colorado Ice Color Guard
May 17th - Reg Drill
May 24 - CNS Color Guard
May 24-26 Memorial Weekend in Boulder
May 31 – Obstacle course in Fort Collins
June 6 - Dinner Service at Elks
June 6 - Relay for Life Broomfield
June 7 - Relay for Life Erie
June 12 - Color Guard (CNS)
June 12 - Relay for Life Carbon Valley
July 30- Main Street Car Wash Fundraiser
August 2 - Color Guard (CNS)
Aug 2 - Relay for Life Lafayette