Temple Guard Drill Team
Leading Youth Today for a Better Tomorrow
The Temple Guard Drill Team, under the direction of Mike Smith, has become an inspirational youth program that has continued to grow over the past 14 years. The Temple Guard Drill Team is a mentoring program based on discipline and focus that trains youth in grades K-12 in military-style boot-camp marching and dance to the accompaniment of heart pounding drums. Drill team members practice Tuesday and Thursdays and perform twice a month across the mid-state.
For more information, contact Mike Smith.
It is the mission of the Temple Guard to serve as a mentor for youth of all ages, races, religions and economic backgrounds. We exist to enrich lives by teaching respect for one another and elders in and around their neighborhood. To be leaders, not followers. To set a higher standard of living as a role models for others on the streets and in school. To settle for no less than a passing grade in all subjects. This is achieved by: