Free Landscape Class

  Register Today for the Free Landscape Class for January! The City of Corona Department of Water and Power is hosting a California Friendly Landscape Training class this January. The landscape class is designed to introduce the concept of sustainable landscaping, focusing on creating beautiful, and water-efficient gardens. Learn six methods to make your garden a California Friendly Garden: Using a Holistic Approach to Gardening Building a Living Soil Sponge Rethinki...
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2017 Reading Challenge

Find your favorite bookmark, your handy reading lamp, select your cozy reading nook, because the 2017 Corona Public Library Reading Challenge has been released! The reading challenge is sponsored by The Friends of the Corona Public Library and will include monthly prizes.… everyone will want to win! How to play: Reading Lists are available at the Corona Public Library, Senior Center, Circle City Center, City Hall, website and Pinterest site. The purpose of the Corona Public Library ...
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Independence Day Celebration Survey

In 2016, The City of Corona held its annual Independence Day Celebration on Saturday, July 2, 2016 rather than on July 4th. This change in date saved the City $112,000 (including $40,000 in stage, lighting, and sound services generously provided by Monster Energy). By moving the event to Saturday, the City reduced overtime costs and negotiated with vendors to reduce their fees. This saved more than $72,000. Further, had we not changed the date, Monster Energy would have been unavailable to a...
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Annual Dickens Dinner

The Santiago Choir Program cordially invites the community to the Annual Dickens Dinner, an evening of Holiday Merriment. The Dinner will take place on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 6 p.m. at the Santiago High School Cafeteria (Map). The Christmas Concert will follow the dinner and begin at 7 p.m. The Santiago High School Choir is a 160-member award winning group. Every year the Madrigals hold a Dickens Dinner and silent auction to raise funds for their trips and competitions. The dinner ...
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Corona’s Winter Events & Holiday Cheer!

Help us spread Holiday Cheer, Share your Community Events! Spark of Love Toy Drive From Thursday, November 17th to Saturday, December 24th, 2016 The Corona Fire Department will be collecting new, unwrapped toys for deserving families within our community. Collection sites will include all 7 Corona Fire Stations, Fire Headquarters, City Hall, and at the Circle City Center. All toys will be donated to the Settlement House, which will be then distributed to children within Corona and Norco. ...
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Foothill Pkwy Westerly Extension Ribbon Cutting

The City of Corona Public Works Department will be hosting a Community Grand Opening Celebration of the Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to be held at 9 a.m. Residents are invited to come enjoy live entertainment by Kids Rock Free and to be the first to hike or bike along the new trail following the ceremony. The 2-mile completed project extends Foothill Parkway west to Green River Road connecting at Paseo...
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2016 Temescal Wash Success

On October 8, 2016, the City of Corona organized another successful Annual Temescal Wash Inner - Coastal Water Way Cleanup Event. The clean up was held at the Temescal Wash area and Auburndale Street. The City of Corona is committed to protecting our environmental resources by organizing clean-up efforts like this one. This particular event is the City's annual cleanup in conjunction with the California Coastal Commissions Clean the Beach/Heal the Bay and Inner-Coastal Water Way cleanup eve...
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Local organizations partner to benefit the Community

Two local organizations, Ability Counts, Inc. and Zhena’s Teas have partnered together to benefit the community. Ability Counts, Inc., (ACI) is a non-profit agency providing vocational training and employment opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities. The organization empowers individuals in their pursuit of meaningful employment and in achieving their greatest potential. ACI offers a variety of community employment options and strives to be creative in expanding opportunit...
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Corona’s Spooktacular Events

  The nights are getting cooler and people throughout town are decorating their patios with pumpkins and frightful creatures. If you’re looking for fun and intriguing ways to celebrate Halloween this year, look no further than local Corona events!   Pumpkin Factory - All season long! Pick out your perfect pumpkin at the Pumpkin Factory  [Map]! While you’re there, take a farm hayride, grab a balloon creation, and stop by the Cowboy Corner. Also—enjoy magic, comedy and danc...
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Red Ribbon – Family Fun Festival

  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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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