You’re never too young to be an entrepreneur and it’s never too early to start thinking about working as it builds confidence, a sense of responsibility, self-reliance, as well as your bank account. If you’re interested in finding your first job or even looking to expand on an existing one, the Library and Recreation Services has a ton of options for you!
Local Nonprofit Continues to Enhance the holidays for Local Students.
Just two days after receiving the Outstanding Non-Profit award from the Corona Chamber of Commerce, the Bicycles for Children program and its volunteers got together on Dec. 20 and assembled and donated 683 bicycles to less fortunate students in eight of our local school districts.
With the passage of the $396 million bond measure in November, the Corona-Norco Unified School District is seeking community members to serve on the Measure GG Citizens’ Oversight Committee. The Citizens’ Oversight Committee will meet with the Deputy Superintendent of Business Services and district staff on a regular basis to review the use of general obligation bond funds and monitor the implementation of Measure GG.
Their task is to ensure that general obligation bond funds are being used in accordance with the intention of the voters and with the highest possible level of efficiency so the educational needs of the children of our community are best served.
Try Kids Rock Free® for that delightful sound you can’t hear anywhere else: the sound of your child performing a song he or she learned; for the very first time.
If you have yet to experience that joy, check out Kids Rock Free® School of Music to enroll in professional music lessons Try drum, guitar, bass guitar, piano, or voice. Then join the band! In 2015 Kids Rock Free is expanding and moving to the Historic Civic Center! Join us in the New Year for all the new exciting programs we have to offer:
The Bicycles for Children organization, a local not-for-profit, was founded three years ago with the goal of donating 155 bicycles to impoverished children to the Corona/Norco Unified School District. This year, the Bicycles for Children organization set an ambitious goal of donating 700 bicycles.
The Traffic Bureau is proud to present its "Drive 4 Life" teen driver safety program Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014. This program is designed for young drivers who have a license as well as those who are about to get one. Our goal is to provide a FREE service to our community by educating our young drivers and their parents in an effort to promote traffic safety on our roadways and to prevent fatal traffic collisions.
On August 11, 2014 the Corona-Norco Unified School District begins the 2014-2015 school year and the Corona Police Department will be deploying officers to the elementary and intermediate schools throughout the school year as the part of the Adopt-A-School Program which was started by the Corona Police Department in 2013.
The objective of the Corona Police Department Adopt-A-School Program is to establish and maintain a presence at the Corona-Norco Unified School District elementary and intermediate schools within the City of Corona to enhance the safety and security of those campuses and to foster cooperative relationships with students, faculty and staff.... Continue reading...
The City of Corona Library and Recreation Services offers its Kids Club After-School Recreation program at eight school sites for children in kindergarten through sixth grade and invites you to join the Club!
Kids Club is led by recreation staff that offer students homework assistance, arts & crafts, sports, games and more for children from the time of school dismissal until 6 p.m. The main goal at the school sites is to provide a safe, healthy and comfortable environment for participants and staff is continuously working to ensure this goal is met each and every day.
Are you the parent of a future star? Does your child love to sing? Would you like to see your child on stage? The next American Idol? Circle City Chorale (C3) is forming a children's choir in Corona for kids in the 4th through 8th grades. This choir will make its debut as guests at C3 Holiday Concerts, Dec. 6 and 7.
The Traffic Bureau is proud to present its "Drive 4 Life" teen driver safety program Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. This program is designed for young drivers who have a license as well as those who are about to get one. Our goal is to provide a FREE service to our community by educating our young drivers and their parents in an effort to promote traffic safety on our roadways and to prevent fatal traffic collisions.
The City of Corona Department of Water and Power (DWP) would like to recognize the finalists and winner of the 2014 Water is Life Art Poster Contest.
If you would like more information about next year’s contest, click here.
In 1990, then Corona Police Chief John Cleghorn, introduced the concept of community policing in Corona, establishing a partnership between the police department and the community. This partnership, combined with the strategy of proactive problem solving and crime prevention, has resulted in improved community safety, and established the Corona Police Community Partnership, also known as “CPCP.”
EVERYTHING IS AWESOME IN RECREATION
Summer is here and Recreation Services has great ways for you and your family to spend time with us! From swim lessons to LEGO engineering and robotics to a plethora of fitness classes, Recreation has something awesome for everyone in your family to enjoy!
Ready to go head over heels? Recreation offers a number of gymnastics classes that teach balance, flexibility, and coordination to your child while he/she has fun and makes new friends.
CALLING ALL ADVENTURERS FOR A SUMMER EXTRAVAGANZA
The City of Corona is seeking young adventurers for its Summer Day Camps! The City offers two summer camp programs: Adventure Day Camp (550 S. Vicentia Avenue) and Auburndale Day Camp (1045 Auburndale) an action-packed way for your children to spend their summer.
Adventure Day Camp is geared toward children ages 5-8 and will feature a variety of games, crafts, and group activities for your child to enjoy with his/her peers.... Continue reading...