Calling all academy recruits


Virginia congressional delegation will sponsor their 21th annual Academy Day on Saturday, April 5, for students interested in attending one of the nations service academies.

The years program will be at the new Museum of the Marine Corps on Route 1 near the main gate of Quantico Marine Corps Base in Triangle.  Registration begins at 9 a.m.; the formal program is from 9:30 – 11:30 p.m. 

Representatives from the Naval Academy, the United States Military Academy, the Air Force Academy, the Merchant Marine Academy and the Coast Guard Academy will be on hand to explain the admission process and answer questions.  Information on ROTC programs also will be available.

For more information regarding Academy Day, or directions to the museum, call 1-800-945-9653.