This site is for mothers of kids in the U.S. Navy and for Moms who have questions about Navy life for their kids.

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FOLLOW THESE STEPS TO GET STARTED:

Choose your Username.  For the privacy and safety of you and/or your sailor, NO LAST NAMES ARE ALLOWED, even if your last name differs from that of your sailor (please make sure your URL address does not include your last name either).  Also, please do not include your email address in your user name. Go to "Settings" above to set your Username.  While there, complete your Profile so you can post and share photos and videos of your Sailor and share stories with other moms!

Make sure to read our Community Guidelines and this Navy Operations Security (OPSEC) checklist - loose lips sink ships!

Join groups!  Browse for groups for your PIR date, your sailor's occupational specialty, "A" school, assigned ship, homeport city, your own city or state, and a myriad of other interests. Jump in and introduce yourself!  Start making friends that can last a lifetime.

Link to Navy Speak - Navy Terms & Acronyms: Navy Speak

All Hands Magazine's full length documentary "Making a Sailor": This video follows four recruits through Boot Camp in the spring of 2018 who were assigned to DIV 229, an integrated division, which had PIR on 05/25/2018. 

Boot Camp: Making a Sailor (Full Length Documentary - 2018)

Boot Camp: Behind the Scenes at RTC

...and visit Navy.com - America's Navy and Navy.mil also Navy Live - The Official Blog of the Navy to learn more.

OPSEC - Navy Operations Security

Always keep Navy Operations Security in mind.  In the Navy, it's essential to remember that "loose lips sink ships."  OPSEC is everyone's responsibility. 

DON'T post critical information including future destinations or ports of call; future operations, exercises or missions; deployment or homecoming dates.  

DO be smart, use your head, always think OPSEC when using texts, email, phone, and social media, and watch this video: "Importance of Navy OPSEC."

Events

**UPDATE - 2020**

Due to COVID there is no public PIR. The graduations are on Thursday, and the video of the graduation is posted on RTC's FaceBook on Friday at approx 3pm. Please keep in mind that a division may need to complete additional quarantine during training which will delay their graduation.

Please note! Changes to this guide happened in October 2017. Tickets are now issued for all guests, and all guests must have a ticket to enter base. A separate parking pass is no longer needed to drive on to base for parking.

Please see changes to attending PIR in the PAGES column. The PAGES are located under the member icons on the right side.

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Navy Speak

Click here to learn common Navy terms and acronyms!  (Hint:  When you can speak an entire sentence using only acronyms and one verb, you're truly a Navy mom.)

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Navy.com Para Familias

Visite esta página para explorar en su idioma las oportunidades de educación y carreras para sus hijos en el Navy. Navy.com

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Michigan Moms (and Family)

Seeking all Michigan Moms!!!!!!!! Got a question... want to chat with others from Michigan.. Moms, then join us!!!!!

Please, if you no longer want to be a part of N4M's consider NOT deleting your profile as everything you have ever posted will disappear when you delete it .  You can leave a group but don't permanently delete your profile!

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Latest Activity: 12 hours ago

Welcome come on in start a discussion, ask questions and answer a few too!!!!!!!



HAVE FUN !!!!!!

RED CROSS CONTACT INFO:

In the event of an emergency within the sailor’s family, where you feel the sailor must be notified and considered for Emergency Leave, you must notify the American Red Cross through the national headquarters in Washington, DC (1-877-272-7337) or via their website www.redcross.org.

Discussion Forum

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Parents with SR at GL

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Ride home from Great Lakes on December 19-20, '14?

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Comment by B'sNukeMoM⚓️MMN on February 2, 2021 at 2:26pm

WaterLily - they are settling in wonderfully!  Of course they have a list as long as their arm of things they want to do but we just keep telling them to take their time lol!  

They did get their fence installed so the pups are secure in the yard (although even without the fence their pups are good listeners and don't roam!).

Comment by WaterLily on February 2, 2021 at 1:36pm

B'sNukeMoM, how are B&C settling in to their new home?!  I love it when you share pics.  I don't always get the chance to hop on and comment but the "hung the blinds" pic gave me a big smile.  We can all remember what it was like to be new homeowners.

Comment by WaterLily on February 2, 2021 at 1:33pm

Thanks B'sNukeMoM!  Love me some Snoopy.  And I love the message.  There are always so many things to be grateful for.  

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Happy Tuesday!

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Hi all - Happy Friday!  Today is C's 30th birthday.  They would have have been flying to Hawaii today to celebrate their honeymoon, graduating from MSU and her birthday.  Unfortunately that trip didn't happen......On a positive note she started grad school this week and they are completely moved in to their new house.  Now if we can just figure out when we can visit them in MI! 

Comment by SubMom on January 19, 2021 at 1:32pm

B'sNukeMoM - so glad things are falling into place for B&C. 

 

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