Tag Archives: children

Water is Life Art Poster Contest Finalists and Winner

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 & POTR Concert in Corona

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.

Pee Wee Basketball is Bouncing Back in Corona!

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.

2014 Special Olympics Torch Run

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

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.

Did You Know: Corona’s First Community Center is Coming Soon

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...

Corona Youth Basketball Shoots & Scores!

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...

Dive into Recreation

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...

Making a Splash this Summer: Citrus Splash Zone

The weather is warming up, are you ready to make a splash this summer? On May 1, the City of Corona is opening the Citrus Splash Pad for the summer! Located at Citrus Park 1250 Santana Way[MAP], the Splash Pad has a number of water features such as spraying jets and water cannons making it a fun and wet activity for all ages to enjoy. Continue reading...

Circle City Chorale Concert

Founded in January, 2010, the Circle City Chorale has become one of the Inland Empire’s premier choirs in just four years. While some organizations have been in a state of flux, downsizing with the economy, C3 has grown from 20 members to nearly 70; there is a reason for that!

“We all have our issues at home or work. Continue reading...