THE GREATER LAKE COUNTY YOUNG MARINES

2014: CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF "STRENGTHENING THE LIVES OF AMERICA'S YOUTH"

ABOUT THE YOUNG MARINES

The Young Marines is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 youth education program for boys and girls ages 8 through high school. The program focuses on character building through a combination of self-discipline, teamwork and leadership, and promotes a healthy, drug-free lifestyle. The Young Marines is the official youth program of the U.S. Marine Corps and the focal point of the Marine Corps' Youth Drug Demand Reduction efforts. The Greater Lake County Young Marines was formed in 2004.

 

Our unit is supported by the local Marine Corps League Col. Justice M. Chambers Detachment. We currently meet the first and third Thursday of every month from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and one Saturday a month from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Our drill locations is Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7643 Lakeshore Blvd., Mentor, OH 44060. Please see our Unit Calendar for specific dates.

We are currently accepting applications for our next recruit class which is scheduled to begin on March 21. We will have orientation on February 21. Please see the Contact Us page for more information.
  • Upcoming Events

    May
    7
    Thu
    2015
    6:30 pm Drill @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
    Drill @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
    May 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Drill is the 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month from 6:30 to 8:30 pm and one Saturday a month from 8:30 am to 3:30 [...]
    May
    16
    Sat
    2015
    8:30 am Drill @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
    Drill @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
    May 16 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
    Please remember to pack a lunch. Drill is mandatory. To receive an excused absence, you must email attendance@glcyoungmarines.org prior to the start of drill.
    May
    17
    Sun
    2015
    9:30 am Community Service Opportunity: Rolling Thunder Bike Blessing May 17 @ Hamden Congregational Church
    Community Service Opportunity: R… @ Hamden Congregational Church
    May 17 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
    The Blue Knights have asked our unit to help with the annual Rolling Thunder Bike Blessing again this year. The bikes are blessed before they [...]
    May
    21
    Thu
    2015
    6:30 pm Drill @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
    Drill @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
    May 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Drill is the 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month from 6:30 to 8:30 pm and one Saturday a month from 8:30 am to 3:30 [...]
    Jun
    4
    Thu
    2015
    6:30 pm Drill @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
    Drill @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
    Jun 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Drill is the 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month from 6:30 to 8:30 pm and one Saturday a month from 8:30 am to 3:30 [...]
    Jun
    15
    Mon
    2015
    8:30 pm Report Cards Due
    Report Cards Due
    Jun 15 @ 8:30 pm
    Report cards are due by the end of drill. If your school has not issued your report card by this date, you are still responsible [...]

    View Calendar

  • Stay Informed!

    * = required field
  • Like us on Facebook

  • © 2013 GREATER LAKE COUNTY YOUNG MARINES. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.