Join your fellow Marines at annual birthday celebration

Pat Cox

Catalina Mountain Elks Lodge No. 2815 invites all Marines to celebrate its 240th birthday at the Lodge located at 16045 N. Oracle Road in Catalina on November 10 at 4:00 p.m. Elk membership is not required.

The Second Continental Congress established the Continental Marines on November 10, 1775. The United States Marine Corp celebrates its birthday with a traditional ball and cake-cutting ceremony every year.

Come join your fellow Marines in keeping with this historic tradition. Call Catalina Mountain Elks Lodge Past Exalted Ruler Gloria Cisneros at 237-2011 if additional information is needed.