Happening Soon Near Quantico: The 2015 Fredericksburg Spring Arts & Crafts Fair

Clear your calendars, Quantico! This year's Fredericksburg Spring Arts & Crafts Fair returns to the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center in just three weeks. Now in its ninth season, the two-day event showcases the talent of artists and crafters from near and far, each selling wares that span pottery and original artwork to beaded jewelry, […]

The MCB Quantico School Liaison Program: Guiding Quantico’s Military Children Toward Academic Success

The military lifestyle can present unique challenges to school-aged children of military families. That's why the School Liaison Program exists. This special program, which services duty stations all over the U.S.—including Quantico—has an important mission: "to identify and coordinate community resources to reduce the impact of the mobile military lifestyle on military school-aged children and […]

Travel & Adventure at DC’s Embassies

Say you enter the British Embassy in DC. You might as well be in London. No, really: even though you're minutes from Quantico, embassy land legally belongs to that country. American laws don't even apply there. It's not just a trick of the mind, either. Embassies across DC are opening their doors on Saturday, May […]

Canning Your Surplus Fruits and Veggies

Did you grow your own fruits and veggies this year and now have a surplus? Well, don’t fret because canning them is easier than you think and the results are amazing. As long as you follow best practices for canning you’ll have delicious preserved fruits and/or vegetables for the next year. Beware of spoilage and […]

Remembering 9-11: Twelve Years Later

We’re going on 12 years since the tragic events in New York City that ended with close to 3,000 deaths. It’s something that we hope never happens again, but we must not forget our past or we’ll never know where we’re going. So, what are you doing to celebrate Patriot Day? September 11th has since […]

Quantico Labor Day Hours & More

We want to remind all residents that the Housing Office will be closed Monday, September 2, in observance of Labor Day. We wish you all a safe and funny Labor Day Weekend complete with delicious food and great times with friends and family! Soak in this last leg of summer–it’ll be fall before we know it. Keep an eye […]

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