Independence Day Offers Unlimited Fun in Corona

The City of Corona Library and Recreation Services Department is hosting its annual Independence Day Celebration on Saturday, July 1, 2017 with our annual Main Street Parade, Family Festival, and Fireworks. The Main Street Parade begins at 9 a.m. at the intersection of Main and Ontario and and moves north to Olive Street. The endless amount of fun will continue at the Family Festival at Santana Park (Map) starting at 4 p.m. with the newest addition of fun zone wristbands for unlimited acce...
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Citrus Splash Zone Open for Summer!

The City of Corona’s Citrus Splash Zone is ready to help cool down Corona! Summer fun is in season and as of May 1, 2017  the Citrus Splash Zone is officially open for the summer! Located in Citrus Park at 1250 Santana Way [MAP], the Citrus Splash Zone features a number of water features including spraying jets and water cannons - making it a cool and fun activity for all ages to enjoy! The splash pad is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. from May 1st to Sept. 30th. The Citrus Splash Zone has a s...
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National Take a Walk in the Park Day

Did you know that March 30th is National Take a Walk in the Park Day? The City of Corona invites you to celebrate the holiday by strolling in one of the City’s 35 parks! Walking is a low impact exercise that most people can enjoy. It’s a great foundation for an active lifestyle whose benefits include a lower stress level, decreases in blood pressure, and weight loss. The City of Corona maintains 35 parks with a variety of amenities such as picnic shelters, playgrounds, ball fields, basketb...
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Spring Classical Music Series at the Library

The Corona Public Library presents the "Spring Classical Music Series," hosting four classical concerts over a period of four weeks. The concerts will be held on March 22, March 27, April 5, and April 10. Each concert is free and open to the public, giving everyone the opportunity to experience classical music up close. These concerts include a classical guitar; a cello quartet; a string quartet; and a woodwind quintet. Corona Public Library’s annual classic concert series is made possible b...
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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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“Growing up in Corona in the 1970s” Panel Discussion

Anti-Vietnam War protests, the Watergate scandal, bell-bottoms, emergence of disco music, princess telephones, listening to music with 8-track tapes.  Sound familiar?  Do these items make you hark back to the 1970s, or were you just too young to remember such vivid hallmarks of this  decade? Corona Historic Preservation Society (CHPS) will put these items in focus, along with many others, for its fourth annual decades panel entitled "Growing up in Corona in the 1970s" which will be held Febru...
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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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Fender® Center’s Events Showcase & Benefit Kids Rock Free® School of Music

With the New Year there are new opportunities to experience a variety of musical performances. Fender® Center invites you to tune in and let the music by the students and instructors transport you to new dimensions. February kicks off with the classical sounds of Lee Zimmer’s guitar at One Man-Six Strings on February 11, 2017. This special concert is the next in Fender Center’s Coffeehouse Concert Series to benefit the free and low cost music ed at Kids Rock Free® School of Music. Concert doo...
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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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Circle City Chorale presents “The Magic of Christmas”

Christmas is truly a magical time. The spirit in the air, the giving and sharing of love, the beautiful lights and scents... Come share the magic at the Circle City Chorale’s wonderful holiday show, The Magic of Christmas.  Three choirs – the full 65-member chorale, the smaller Circle City Singers ensemble, and the 30-member Circle City Children’s Choir – will perform standard favorites, modern renditions of classic songs, and some less familiar but no less inspiring melodies.  This is al...
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Haunting for Humanity, New Year’s Eve Weekend

Important Update: 12/29/16  |  1:45 p.m. Join the Zombie Apocolypse New Year's Eve Weekend! "Haunting for Humanity" will be the first ever full interactive 360 haunted Stage Play Maze, all at your local Corona Shops at Dos Lagos (Map). The epic event will benefit Rady Children's Hospital-Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders & Corona Norco Eastvale United Way. Special guest appearances including Ross Marquand (Aaron) and Khary Payton, from The Walking Dead, will be ...
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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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Pet Adoption Event & Expo

Bring a new furry family member home for the Holidays! The City of Corona Police Department, Animal Shelter, and Library & Recreation Services Department invite you to the first Annual Pet Adoption Event and Expo on Saturday, December 3, 2016!  The event will take place at the Circle City Center (Map) from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., rain or shine! Attendees may bring their own four-legged friends for pictures and activities or welcome a new one into their family!  Adoption fees are $20 for non-...
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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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Peppermint Ridge Festival of Trees and Craft Faire

Peppermint Ridge (Map) will be hosting their second Festival of Trees and Craft Faire on Saturday and Sunday, December 10 and 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Both days will be filled with great vendors, food, and most importantly, tons of Christmas spirit! The Festival of Trees will be held in the Angel Hall, which will be filled with beautiful decorated Christmas Trees. These trees are decorated by sponsors from local communities. You can vote for your favorites and even make a bid on the tree tha...
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