National Library Week

The Corona Public Library will be hosting six free events April 10-15 to celebrate library services! Included in the celebration will be the Corona Symphony Wind Quintet on Monday April 10, NASA’s Discovery Dome on Tuesday April 11, the Level Up Gaming Truck on Wednesday April 12, and a Creative Souls Painting Party for adults on April 13. Start your weekend off Friday April 14 at the second Annual Dance Your Tax Write-Off karaoke and dance party with DJ D-Dizzle. To conclude the celebration ...
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Passport Day at CPL!

Summer travel is just around the corner!  Getting your passport now is essential for that dream vacation or family visit overseas.  On Sunday, March 19, 2017, the Corona Public Library will hold an official Passport Day at the Corona Public Library (Map). This will be a walk-in only event that runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Although the main library will be closed, we will be opening a few offices in the front for those that need to get their passports done. Posters and flyers will be displa...
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Corona Adaptive Spring Events

The City of Corona Adaptive program is proud to offer a variety of recreational, educational, creative and social activities for those 16 years and older with developmental disabilities. Check out the Spring 2017 Calendar of Events and get your loved ones involved!   Friday Night Fun Friday Night Fun is a free evening once a month, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Circle City Center where participants play games, create crafts, and most importantly socialize with one another. Registra...
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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

The Corona Public Library is pleased to have joined the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten reading program. This is a free national program that encourages parents and caregivers to read 1,000 books with their child before he or she enters kindergarten. The concept is simple, the rewards are priceless! Read a book (any book) to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to read 1,000 books before your little one starts kindergarten. If you read just 1 book a night, you will have read ...
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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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Book Clubs Kits

The Corona Public Library invites you to reserve a Book Club Kit for Your Book Club Today! Book Club kits may be checked out free for 8 weeks. The guide includes an author biography, book reviews & discussion questions. Many selections are now available, with many more on the way! Check out your own Book Club Kit, visit the Adult Info Desk at the Corona Public Library or call 951-736-2404 to reserve your next kit.     Book Club Kit titles include:  The Art of Rac...
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November at Corona Teen Zone

After school is cool at the Corona Teen Zone! What is the Corona Teen Zone? The Corona Teen Zone (CTZ) is a free, walk-in program for Junior High Teens, ages 12-14 and grades 7 and 8. CTZ offers homework help, computer lab access, crafts & activities, workshops from community partners, a book club, a movie club, and volunteer opportunities. While the program is free, registration is mandatory. Applications can be picked up at the Corona Public Library, at the Auburndale Community Center...
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Youth Soccer Expansion Survey

The City of Corona is pursuing a state grant to fund improvements at City Park and we want your input. If awarded this grant, our goal is to expand youth soccer in our community. City staff will be at City Park, the Circle City Center, and the Corona Public Library sharing design ideas and drawings of proposed improvements. Please stop by to review the information and share your ideas. Dates, times, and locations are as follows: Saturday, October 8, 2016 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Ci...
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Corona Library Legacy Path

  The Corona Public Library Foundation invites you to Create Your Own Legacy! Be a part of Corona history by buying a brick on the Corona Library Legacy Path located in the Citrus Courtyard in front of the Library.  Your brick purchase will benefit adult literacy, technology support and Corona Library programs. The bricks come in various sizes and prices! It can represent yourself, a friend, or a company. Dedicate a brick to friends or family for special birthdays, anniversaries, or m...
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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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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 ...
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Free College Planning Night, September 7

A college degree is one of the best investments you can ever provide for your child. Knowing how much to save, where to save, and how to save is just a start. The best time to take your first steps towards developing a college plan is when your child takes his/her first steps. The Heartland Institute of Financial Education (HIFE), a National 501(c)(3) non-profit organization is hosting a free College Planning Night. HIFE's mission is to promote financial literacy across America. Their mission ...
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The Fall Corona Connection is here!

The Corona Public Library & Recreation Services Department Corona Connection Fall Brochure is here! Look inside to find city news, events, activities, and classes for residents of all ages! Check out the brochure to see a complete list of all offered classes and activities. Don't forget to attend the Recreation Expo on Saturday, August 20 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Circle City Center (365 N. Main) to learn more! Attendees will get to meet the class instructors, view and parti...
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