Calling all Star Wars fans: the Corona Public Library is hosting Star Wars Day on Oct. 18, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Meet and mingle with your favorite Star Wars characters and have your pictures taken, too! Even R2D2 will be here roaming about the Library.
New Classes at the Fender Center for the Performing Arts starting this fall!
Fall is here! Don’t miss out on brand new classes, sign up today for lessons in Songwriting, Sound Engineering, and Music Video. Currently enrolled students receive priority seating.
Songwriting Part I – Lyrics
Have you ever wanted to express yourself through song?... Continue reading...
Corona City Hall is hosting an Open House Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and the public is invited to come meet our departments, ask questions and learn more about the services and programs for Corona residents and businesses. Join us for some fun and Games! Explore the different departments and participate in our scavenger hunt. There will be plenty of activities for children and giveaways for all.
Corona Dance Studio, Just Plain Dancin’ & Co.[MAP] in Corona has been named as one of the top dance studios in the Nation and AwesomenessTV has decided to take an inside look at what makes these dancers the best of the best.
You can watch on AwesomenessTV as they follow senior dancers, ages 16 to 19 years old, as they get ready to take on all 12 categories at finals in Las Vegas.
Christian Arts and Theatre (CAT) is hosting its 3rd Annual Golf Tournament this month. It is fast approaching so be sure to mark your calendar for Monday, Sept. 22.
The tournament will be held at the Champions Club at the Retreat in Corona and will be $125 per golfer. The price includes lunch, dinner, a golf cart for two, entertainment, and a chance to win prizes and more. If you are not interested in golfing but still would like to attend the dinner and auction portion of the fundraiser you can do so for $30.
Are you the parent of a future star? Does your child love to sing? Would you like to see your child on stage? The next American Idol? Circle City Chorale (C3) is forming a children's choir in Corona for kids in the 4th through 8th grades. This choir will make its debut as guests at C3 Holiday Concerts, Dec. 6 and 7.
The City of Corona Department of Water and Power (DWP) would like to recognize the finalists and winner of the 2014 Water is Life Art Poster Contest.
If you would like more information about next year’s contest, click here.
Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real – sometimes referred to as POTR – is an American rock group based out of California. The band consists of Lukas Nelson (vocals/guitar), Anthony Logerfo (drums), Corey McCormick (bass), and Tato Melgar (percussion).
POTR will appear at the Fender Center Rhythm Lounge on Aug. 16, 2014 at 8 p.m., doors open for VIP at 7 p.m. and General Admission at 7:30 p.m. The VIP pre-concert reception includes Meet & Greet with artist, 2 complimentary wine/soft drink tickets, munchies and preferred seating prior to GA entry. Lukas Nelson will be featured at a Master Class earlier in the day.
Tie up those laces and get ready to dribble, pass, and shoot for the hoop! Rebounding this summer is our Pee Wee and Jr. Pee Wee Basketball program for ages 3-6.
This program is a great first step to learning the fundamentals of basketball. For six structured weeks, players will learn the basic skills from dribbling and passing, to shooting and rebounding, while working as a team and gaining hand-eye coordination.
Today, Corona Police employees and their families will participate in the Law Enforcement’s Special Olympics Torch Run. Receiving the torch from the Riverside Sheriff’s Department at Hidden Valley and Hamner Avenue, Corona employees will run eastbound on Parkridge Avenue, to eastbound Cresta Avenue, and then to the area of Promenade and Bentley, where Riverside Police Department will pick it up tomorrow morning.... Continue reading...
EVERYTHING IS AWESOME IN RECREATION
Summer is here and Recreation Services has great ways for you and your family to spend time with us! From swim lessons to LEGO engineering and robotics to a plethora of fitness classes, Recreation has something awesome for everyone in your family to enjoy!
Ready to go head over heels? Recreation offers a number of gymnastics classes that teach balance, flexibility, and coordination to your child while he/she has fun and makes new friends.
After many years of waiting, Corona’s Downtown Community Center is on its way. Originally placed on the City’s capital improvement plans in the late 1990’s, the “Center on Main” will be located at 365 North Main Street and include more than 30,000 square feet of recreational and activity space. Since the building acquisition in July 2013, City staff has been conducting site visits of other city community centers, seeking input from Corona residents and receiving guidance from the City Council.... Continue reading...
After a successful youth basketball season with almost 400 participants, the City sent three All-Star youth basketball teams to the Southern California Municipal Athletic Federation tournament held at the end of March. Despite tough competition from other cities, we’re proud to congratulate all three of our All-Star teams which represented Corona well in the tournament!... Continue reading...
Strap on a scuba tank, pull on some fins, and prepare to dive into Recreation!
Recreation Services is pleased to present “Discover Scuba” and the “PADI Open Water Scuba Course”. These courses are taught in the controlled environment of a pool as an introduction to scuba to build a comfort level with being underwater and familiarity with the gear needed to dive.... Continue reading...