Fifteenth Annual Corona Antiques & Collectibles Faire

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Saturday, June 4, 2016 the Corona Heritage Park will host the Fifteenth Annual Corona Antiques & Collectibles Faire from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Since the turn of the 21st Century, the Corona Antiques & Collectibles Faire has been a window into the past, showcasing the Heritage Park & Museum, and bringing together antiques vendors and enthusiasts throughout the region. Providing opportunities in cultural discovery, the event brings a venue of exploration into art and designs that have come ...
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Citrus Splash Zone Keeps Corona Cool

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The summer heat has made an early appearance this year, and the City of Corona’s Citrus Splash Zone is ready to help cool down Corona! Summer fun is in season starting Sunday, May 1st, at the Citrus Splash Zone. 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. ...
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2015 Winter Holiday Festivities 🎅

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Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way to one of these jolly holiday celebrations! Local businesses, schools, and non-profits throughout the City of Corona are hosting events all winter long. There is something for everyone in the family to enjoy. Just Plain Dancin’, a local dance studio in Corona, is hosting their 2nd Annual Christmas Boutique on Saturday, November 21 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 2451 Pomona rd. [MAP] The event is a fundraiser for the Circle of Hope Dancers Foundat...
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Pee Wee Basketball Rebounding Onto the Court!

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Lace up your shoes and get ready to bounce back onto the court! Pee Wee and Jr. Pee Wee Basketball Program are  re-bounding onto the court this summer and we are looking for players. Children ages three to six years old are welcome to participate in this six week, fun, instructional class designed to introduce them to the sport of basketball. This program is a great opportunity for your child to learn the fundamentals of the sport and increase hand-eye coordination. Each practice is struc...
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2015 Fourth of July Parade, Festival and Fireworks in Corona

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Every year the City is proud to assemble a Fourth of July celebration worthy of our great nation. Wondering what to expect at this year’s event? Here’s a sneak preview for you! The Main Street Independence Day Parade begins at the intersection of Main and Ontario at 9 a.m. this year. Please note the earlier start time! The Parade will feature more than 70 local groups, businesses, and organizations.  If you haven’t submitted your application, they are still available until June 12 for a $100 ...
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Adventure Day Camp: Get Your Kicks on Route 66!

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GET YOUR KICKS ON ROUTE 66 THIS SUMMER! The City of Corona Library and Recreation Services Department invites children from 5-12 years of age to “travel” Route 66 with us this summer!  The City is offering two day camp programs beginning on June 8: Adventure Day Camp [MAP] and Auburndale Day Camp [MAP] with a Route 66 theme that will have campers learning about the states the historic roadway travels through. Adventure Day Camp is geared toward children ages 5-8, who were enrolled in schoo...
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Library Kicks Off SummerFest with Book-a-Palooza!

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Come join the fun at the Corona Public Library as we celebrate the kick-off of Summerfest 2015 and our Summer Reading Program with our annual Book-a-Palooza on Tuesday, June 9 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.! All ages can enjoy crafts, a local author showcase, demonstrations by Corona Police and Fire, and musical performances, including the UC Riverside Taiko Drum Ensemble, plus, the first 250 people will receive a free hotdog! This year’s Summer Reading Program theme is Read to the Rhythm which offers...
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Bursting into Corona: Bubble Soccer

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The City of Corona Library and Recreation Services Department announces the arrival of Bubble Soccer in the Inland Empire! Starting this June, the City invites you to gather a group of friends and register a team for what is sure to be a kick! Bubble Soccer is an exciting new sport sweeping the nation, where you and your friends are challenged to play indoor soccer while securely strapped into bubble suits. It’s a wild concept with hilarious results and is sure to keep you physically and ment...
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Corona Kids Night Out- May 8!

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If you’re a kid ages 5-12 and looking for a night of fun games, crafts, and snacks the City of Corona has the perfect evening for you! 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/$25 for non-residents respectively and registration must be done prior to attending so be sure your parents sign you up early. The next Kids...
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Circle City Chorale Spring Concert

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Singing Makes Us “Happy” Circle City Chorale (C3), Circle City Singers, and the newly-formed Circle City Children’s Choir (C4) are all set for their spring show coming up Saturday and Sunday, May 16 and 17.  C3 will be performing music in a variety of styles to please every taste.  C4 will have its own set and perform in the same vein.  To anchor the show, the combined choirs will sing “Happy,” the Grammy award-winning song by Pharrell Williams.  This will be an experience sure to get you on ...
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National Library Week and Teen Art Festival

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It’s time to celebrate National Library Week!  April 12 to April 18 are the official dates but the Corona Public Library’s Teen Advisory Council (TAC) is kicking it off a day early on Saturday, April 11 with a Teen Art Festival in the Community Room.  Students in grades 6-12 can join us from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.  We will have seven art stations as well as three workshops.  Each workshop will have three 45-minute sessions during the festival.  We are excited to have Pat Snow (Instagram: packy_projex)...
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Ninth Annual Photography Contest at the Library

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Friends of the Corona Public Library are holding their ninth annual Photography Contest, are you ready to show off your photo skills? This year’s photography contest theme is “On the Road” with first place prize of $250, second place prize of $150 and third place prize of $100. Contest rules are as follows: All entries must be submitted beginning April 13 through May 13, 2015 by 8 p.m. All entries must be accompanied by an entry form. If there are individuals depicted in photographs, ea...
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Corona Police Department Welcomes Kuko

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Please welcome the newest member of the Corona Police Department, K-9 Kuko.  Kuko is a 2 ½ year old male Belgian Malinois from Holland. He was selected on March 19, 2015 after extensive testing. Kuko’s handler will be Detective Chris Espinoza.  Detective Espinoza and Kuko will be assigned to the Inland Commercial Enforcement Financial Interdiction Team (ICEFIT) after completing the Basic Narcotic Detection Course in May.  Kuko’s hobbies include running, jumping, and an occasional game of hide...
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Corona PD Places 3rd in Baker to Vegas Run!

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This past weekend, the Corona Police Department participated in the 31st Annual Challenge Cup Relay Race, which started in Baker, California, and ended in Las Vegas, Nevada. After 120 miles of pavement, running all day and all night, the official results are in.  Out of 265 teams, the Corona Police Department placed 74th overall and 3rd overall in the 500 Invitational Division, which was the best finish in CPD history.  The official finishing team time was 16:33:33, which was an approximate 8...
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Beneficial Bug Farm at Corona Heritage Park & Museum

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Everyone knows the Corona Heritage Park contains Corona's history museum, historic buildings, beautiful old trees, and some of the most unique education resources in town; but did you know the former lemon ranch has been home to a commercial insectory for almost 40 years? Hidden in mysterious buildings erected in last century's teens and twenties are the inner workings of a very successful bug farm. Please take a look at this month's video segment, crawling with interesting entomological info...
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