Summer Events at Emerald Empire Young Marines

From a raft trip to parades and encampments the Emerald Empire Young Marines had a fun and busy summer. Now in the fall months and heading into winter, more fun and exciting events are being planned.

July 26 the Young Marines went on a McKenzie river raft trip.

August 30, 31 & September 01, 2013 EEYM participated in the North Oregon Battalion Encampment. Among the events, each Young Marine made a pair of snowshoes that will surely be fun to use this coming winter.

September 7th, 2013, Several Emerald Empire Young Marines participated along with Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts in a Shriner sponsored donkey basketball fundraiser held at the Lane County Fairgrounds in Eugene, Oregon.

Several boys and girls went through recruit training this summer and qualified as Young Marines.