Tag Archives: children

Circle City Chorale Concert to Feature Children’s Choir

Such a wonderful time of year, especially for music. The Circle City Chorale (C3) has a wonderful surprise for audiences this holiday season: children of the greater Corona area will be introduced as the bow on the gift of music C3 always presents to its audiences. “They are enchanting,” said one member of the adult chorale after watching a rehearsal of the children’s choir. “Their music is challenging but they perform it with such heart and determination; they are a true joy to watch.”

Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration at City Hall

Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way… to the Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration! The annual Tree Lighting and Holiday Celebration will take place on Sunday, Dec. 7 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the South Lawn of City Hall [MAP]. This eagerly anticipated family tradition features live entertainment, the lighting of the holiday tree, activities for children, and the return of the popular snow play area to begin the holiday season in Corona.

Did You Know: Social Media Safety is Important

If a social network or “chat” application is popular with kids, it’s popular with pedophiles If your child has a smart phone or internet connected device like an iPod or tablet, it is likely they are using one or more of the applications (known as “apps”) above to communicate with friends and possibly strangers. Traditional talk, text, and email are not very popular with kids these days. Applications have replaced the more “traditional” ways of communicating.

Food Runners Hosts Third Annual Can Run!

Food Runners is hosting their third annual 5k Can Run to support the Corona- Norco Settlement house on Nov 15, 2014. Once again the Can Run will be collecting cans of food in lieu of a registration fee. In 2013 the Can Run brought in 3000 pounds of nonperishable food, with an attendance of more than 700 people and in 2012 the event collected 3057 pounds of goods with about 500 people in attendance.

Kids & Cops Holiday Magic in Corona

The Corona Police Department will be hosting the 11th Annual “Kids & Cops Holiday Magic” event on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at Sheridan Park from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. This event provides crafts, game activities, and a visit from Santa Claus for underprivileged children from our community. The program is made possible through community donations. Last year, over 1,000 children were presented with gifts made possible through these donations.

CNUSD Organizes Anti-Bullying March

Board members, administrators, classified and certificated staff all took to the streets of Norco to partake in the District’s first annual Anti-bullying March. Dozens of CNUSD community members participated in the march that started at the district office flag pole at 8 a.m. this morning. This month is National Bullying Prevention month, and schools are participating in various activities district-wide to promote anti-bullying awareness.

Star Wars Day at the Library!

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 @ Fender Center for the Performing Arts

 

New Classes at the Fender Center for the Performing Arts starting this fall!

Ages 11+

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.

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City of Corona Hosts a City Hall Open House

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 Dancers in the Spotlight: Just Plain Dancin’

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.

CAT Hosts 3rd Annual Golf Tournament

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.

Circle City Chorale to Launch Children’s Choir

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.

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.