Senior Center Travel Program Heads to the Living Desert Zoo & Gardens

On Tuesday, March 14, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Senior Travel Program “Explore. Dream. Discover.” will journey to the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens in Palm Desert. Attendees will explore multiple exhibits of desert animals from all over the world and visit the many tranquil gardens with over 1,400 different plant species.  While they're there, our seniors can take a tram ride through the park, ride a camel, or feed a giraffe!  There will be an opportunity to shop for unique books, jewelry,...
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Beat The Heat at the Corona Cool Center

Due to the excessive heat that is predicted for this weekend, the City of Corona is activating its Cool Center to ensure citizens have a place to take refuge. The Corona Cool Center is located at the Senior Center, 921 S. Belle Street [MAP], and hours will be as follows: Friday, August 14        10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday, August 15   10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Sunday, August 16      10 a.m. – 8 p.m. As a reminder, all are welcome at the Cool Center, but activities and programs are reserved f...
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Tips for Staying Cool this Summer: Cool Centers

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As summer begins and temperatures climb, the City of Corona wants to remind you that heat can be deadly so protect yourself by following these simple tips for staying cool. Tips Drink plenty of water. Avoid alcohol and caffeine. Turn on your air conditioner. Stay in air-conditioned space at home, or someplace cool like the mall, a library, senior center or Cool Center. Schedule outside activities before noon or in the evening. Avoid or minimize physical exertion. Wear lightweight, l...
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Meals on Wheels Seeks Volunteers to Expand into Corona

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SEEKING VOLUNTEERS INTERESTED IN MEALS ON WHEELS IN CORONA! Corona Life After Fifty-Five (LAFF) is a group of community members who have come together to address some of the needs of our senior citizens. Many requests have been assessed over the last three years with a compelling interest in restarting the Meals on Wheels in Corona (which dissolved in the 1970’s). After much research, LAFF will be working with the Riverside Meals on Wheels to expand into Corona. In order to accomplish th...
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Senior Center to Host Mothers Day Brunch

“A mother’s love is forever: time, distance, hardship...all fall before the strength of her love.” – Author Unknown. Ladies 50 years of age and older are invited to share a morning celebrating motherhood and enjoying the camaraderie of other mothers over brunch at the Historic Community Room. This annual event serves as a small token of appreciation for the many things mothers do and have done for us throughout our lives. The Mother’s Day Brunch will take place on Friday, May 9 from 9 a.m. t...
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No Slowing Down at the Corona Senior Center

If you are newly retired, work part-time, or are seeking new friends, the Corona Senior Center is the place for you!  The Senior Center is not just a recreational facility, but an extended family for those adults who are 50 years of age and older that  offers a wide range of health and educational programs, human services, recreational and social activities in addition to special events throughout the year.  The Center is a warm and caring community, built by a dedicated team of volunteers and s...
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Health & Wellness Expo for Seniors at Valencia Terrace!

National Senior Health & Fitness day is coming up and its goal is to help promote keeping older Americans healthy and fit. Local Organizations all over the country will host a variety of health and fitness related activities based on the interests of older adults in their communities and Corona is no different! Valencia Terrace [MAP] is hosting its third Annual Health and Wellness Expo in honor of National Senior Health & Fitness Day and the event will be held Thursday, May 23, 2013...
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Healthy, Active, Seniors Living in Corona

On May 25, 2011 senior adults numbering in the hundreds of thousands will be taking an active part in the 18th annual National Senior Health & Fitness Day. This is the nation’s largest promoted health event for seniors. “I’ve found that the more I exercise and take care of myself, the better I feel emotionally and physically. I usually do some sort of cardiovascular exercise that keeps my heart healthy and will hopefully keep me around for a few more years.” says active adult, Michelle ...
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YOUR Time Brings Smiles to Others!

Volunteers in Corona help fuel the ongoing activities in the city. Whether it be coaching a football team or helping a fellow senior, the volunteers in Corona have set the perfect example for people trying be helpful. There can be many reasons to volunteer, to help aid the unfortunate and create a stronger moral fiber, to gain experience in a certain job title, or to gain some community service hours for school. Regardless of the purpose, volunteers help generate many activities for he communi...
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