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USCGA Scholar Family Weekend
August 3, 2018 — 11:00 am - August 5, 2018 — 1:00 pm CDT
Attn: Coast Guard Academy Scholar (CGAS) families:
MMI welcomes families of CGAS to visit their cadets on campus Friday Aug. 3 through Sunday Aug. 5.
Friday, August 3:
4:00- 8:00 pm – Off-Campus dinner leave
Saturday, August 4:
9:00- 11:00 am – Historic Marion Tour. The tour will begin at 9:00 am at the MMI Chapel and will visit 3-4 historic sites in Marion, including Reverie, Siloam Baptist Church, and the Perry County Historic Museum.
1:00- 3:00 pm – Marion Civil Rights Trail Tour. The tour will begin at the MMI Chapel at 1:00 pm.
3:00 -4:00 pm – Coast Guard Day 2018 celebration in the QM. Coast Guard Scholars, family and friends, and MMI faculty and staff are welcome to attend. Cake and drinks will be served. Coast Guard Day is celebrated on August 4th. This observance commemorates the 228th anniversary of the founding of the U.S. Coast Guard and the Revenue-Marine in 1790.
Overnight leave will be granted on Saturday night. All cadets need to be back Sunday, August 5 by 6:00 pm. We ask that cadets sign in/out at the Guard House for accountability.
We look forward to having some of our CGAS families on campus to spend time with their sons and daughters.