Red Ribbon – Family Fun Festival

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  Red Ribbon Week is the oldest and largest drug prevention campaign in the country. Although the start end dates can vary slightly depending on the organization and source, Red Ribbon Week generally takes place the last full week in October. Red Ribbon Week serves as a vehicle for communities and individuals to take a stand for the hopes and dreams of our children through a commitment to drug prevention and education and a personal commitment to live drug free lives with the ultimate...

Crime/Mystery Author Luncheon

The Friends of the Corona Public Library invite you to the 4th annual Crime/Mystery Author Luncheon. Join in on the fun for a “thrilling” catered lunch featuring a panel of crime and mystery authors. Tickets are $20 for FOL members and $30 for non-members. Tickets or on sale at The Friends of the Corona Public Library Book Shop. The panel discussion will include Award winning authors Tod Goldberg, Matt Coyle, Neil Griffin & Rachel Hall Howzell. Tod Goldberg is best known for his novels Ga...

Star Wars Day at the library!

  Calling all Star Wars fans! The Corona Public Library is hosting Star Wars Day on September 24, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Enjoy light saber demonstration shows at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.  Meet and mingle with your favorite Star Wars characters, take part in the Jedi Training Activity Center, and have your pictures taken, too! In addition to photo ops, make a Star Wars craft, take a chance with an opportunity drawing for Star Wars swag, or really feel the power of the force an...

S.A.C.K – The 2nd Annual Imagine Dinner September 27

A night to honor special members of our community for their "Selfless Acts of Care and Kindness" Simple Acts of Care and Kindness (SACK) is having their 2nd Annual “Imagine Dinner”, Tuesday, September 27, 2016 in Corona.  Join the SACK Foundation for their Imagine Dinner honoring special members of the community for their selfless acts of care and kindness. All proceeds benefit the SACK Foundation to help stop bullying by supporting the World Kindness Youth Conference. This year's guest speaker...

Happy Anniversary Adoption Event

This week marks the one-year anniversary of the new Corona Animal Shelter, and the Animal Services staff would like to celebrate the success of the first year at our new location with a Happy Anniversary Adoption Event. In the past year, Corona Animal Services and Shelter has assisted in the adoption of more than 1250 animals to their fur-ever homes, not including animals redeemed by their owners! Starting Saturday, Sept. 10 through Saturday, Sept. 17, all pet adoptions will be $20, which in...

Corona PD “Run with ACOP”

  Childhood obesity is a growing problem that affects approximately 12.7 million American children between the ages of 2 and 19. The month of September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month and in response to this growing national epidemic, the Corona Police Department has established the “Run with ACOP” initiative as a community partner with the 100 Mile Club®. The mission of the “Run with ACOP” initiative is to raise child obesity awareness and to promote a healthy lifes...

NASA LIFTS OFF – Meet an Astronaut

The Corona Public Library invites you out on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 5 p.m. for a NASA LIFTS off event. The Library Initiative for Teachers and Students (LIFTS) is a partnership between the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Corona Public Library to inspire interest in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).  Through LIFTS, students, teachers, and library users will have access to numerous STEM-related resources. Join the NASA LIFTS off event, and ...

Low-cost Rabies Vaccination & Dog Licensing Clinic

In recognition of World Rabies Day, Corona Animal Services & Enforcement will hold a Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination & Dog Licensing Clinic on Saturday, September 24, 2016, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. This event will be held at the Corona Animal Shelter located at 1330 Magnolia Ave., Corona, (Map) approximately one block east of the I-15 freeway. Rabies is a virus that is transmissible from animals to humans. Each year approximately 60,000 people die from the deadly disease. The most ...

Heroes vs. Villains 5K & Flag Gauntlet October 29

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Help "Heroes 4 Victims" to prevent abuse, assault and child trafficking in Southern California by sponsoring,  volunteering, or participating at the 3rd Annual "Heroes vs. Villains 5K & Flag Gauntlet," a sunset run/walk this October 29, 2016. The "Heroes vs. Villains 5K" will take place at Panther Stadium, Corona High School, 1150 W. 10th St, Corona, CA 92882. The 5K will include a Halloween Carnival and Expo! The 1 mile race will being at 4 p.m. and the 5K race at 4:30 p.m. Register as ...

Fall 2016 | Kids Night Out

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Parents enjoy your Friday night out, while your kids enjoy their Friday night in - that is with the City of Corona's Recreation Program: Kids Night Out. Kids, ages 5-12, will enjoy a night of fun games, crafts, and snacks! Kids Night Out is a recreation program held every second Friday of the month. The evening will be a whirlwind of uninterrupted fun with activities and entertainment. The cost for Kids Night Out is $15 for Corona residents and $25 for non-residents. Registration must be ...

Personal Wildfire Action Plans: Ready! Set! Go!

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Protecting Your Home During a Wildfire - Safety Information Wildfires can spread rapidly, with little-to-no warning, often going unnoticed until it is too late. These wildfires, commonly started by human error, quickly ignite and burn through tinder-dry bushes and trees, and unfortunately spread to nearby homes as well. If you live in or near a fire-prone area there are various ways that you can help reduce the chance for severe damage to your home and property, by designing and landscapi...

FREE QR code stickers with your Medical Profile

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Your Corona Firefighters, together with MyID, serving The City of Corona with pride. Corona Residents, you can now pick up FREE Quick Response (QR) code sticker packs and link your medical profiles. This helps Corona Firefighters access your medical profile as well as your assigned emergency contacts if you or a loved one are ever in an emergency situation. QR codes are scannable with any smartphone and can give firefighters instant access to your MyID medical profile. To take advantage of...

CAT Hosts 5th Annual Golf Tournament

Christian Arts and Theatre (CAT) is hosting its 5th Annual CAT Classic Golf Tournament on Monday, September 26, 2016. The tournament will be held at Eagle Glen in Corona where they have the private use of the golf course for the entire day. The tournament includes lunch, dinner, a golf cart for two, 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 that as well. On the day of th...

Free Family Concert – Introducing Music to Babies & Toddlers

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Movin’ to the Music is an entirely FREE interactive evening for Tots and their families at the Historic Civic Center Theater on September 15, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. The program caters to kids ages 5 & under and their extended families. Grandparents are encouraged to attend. There will be crafts to make and a show that features Kids Rock Free® performers and performances by Andrea Mcguire from Musical Kids & Co., and Anna Larson Kernes of Signing Time Academy, both of whom teach classes at Fen...

Electric Lawn Mower Exchange Program

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Lawn Mower Exchange -- Registration is Open! Are you looking to save some green?  The South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) is hosting the 2016 September/October Lawn Mower Exchange Program. Trade in your old, operable gas-powered lawn mower and replace it with a high performance battery-electric lawn mower. Choose from three brands and seven models. They are all cordless, quitter than gas mowers and environmentally friendly. The seven (7) electric mower models to choose...