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Motorcycle show today in Chino
A motorcycle show will be held at 2 p.m. today (July 16) at the American Legion Chino Post 299, 13759 Central Ave. The show is hosted by the American Legion Riders and will feature a band, cone hole tournament, dunk tank and vendors.
Summer concert at Shoppes tonight
Two more summer concerts will take place at The Shoppes at Chino Hills from 6-8pm on Saturday. Shotgun Jefferson will perform today (July 16) and Hot Junk will perform on July 23.
Community garden workshops today
A “Surviving the Summer Heat” community garden workshop will be held from 8:30-9:30 a.m. today (July 16) at the Chino Community Garden, 5976 Riverside Drive.
A “Sunny Summer Gardening” children’s gardening workshop will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. at the community garden.
Information: (909) 334-3478.
Free buses next week in Chino Hills
Free hose nozzles will be distributed at Chino Hills City Hall, 14000 City Center Drive, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday, July 18 through Thursday, July 21.
Buses will be located on the first floor in the recreation office.
The city has partnered with the Inland Empire Utilities Agency to provide 100 water hose nozzles to mark Smart Irrigation Month in July.
Adult painting evening at the library
The Adult Paint Night will be held at the Chino Hills Branch Library from 6-7 p.m. on Thursday, July 21 at 14020 City Center Drive.
All skill levels welcome for step-by-step instructions.
Supplies are provided. The event is free.
Information: (909) 590-5380.
Member of Parliament organizes a barbecue
Assemblyman Freddie Rodriguez, who represents Chino in the current District 52 (moving to District 53), will host his annual free open house with a barbecue, music, booths and activities from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. h at his district office, 13160 7e St. in Chino.
Mr. Rodriguez will speak on state and legislative issues and honor community leaders in his district.
Lifestream will be holding a blood drive during the event.
Historical Society meeting canceled
The Chino Hills Historical Society meeting scheduled for 7 p.m. on Monday, July 18 at the Community Center has been cancelled.
The next meeting will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, October 10 at the Community Center where historian Paul Spitzzeri will speak about Margaret Brewer Fowler, a key figure associated with Boys Republic since its founding in 1907.
Mrs Fowler built a large country home on the property in 1916, calling it Casa Colina, and left it to a children’s polio rehabilitation program after her death in 1931.
Casa Colina operates in Pomona today.
Hagman to speak at 55+ Club
Board of Supervisors Chairman Curt Hagman, who represents the Fourth District, including Chino and Chino Hills, will be the guest speaker at the Chino Hills 55+ Club meeting at 10 a.m. Friday, July 22 at the Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive.
Coffee and registration will begin at 9:30 a.m.
Supervisor Hagman will speak about activities and updates in San Bernardino County that affect seniors.
Members and guests are invited to a hot dog potluck at the end of the meeting at the community center.
Those who want to bring a side dish can contact Frances Downs at [email protected]
The City of Chino Hills recommends that all people, regardless of vaccination status, wear a mask in indoor public places.
For further information: Sharon Stuewe, (909) 226-8686
Chino High Multi-Year Reunion
Cowboys who graduated from Chino High School in 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984 and 1985 can attend their high school reunion at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15 at the El Prado Golf Course in Chino.
Ticket sales end October 1 and no tickets will be sold at the door.
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit chi nohighschoolreunion2022.event brite.com.
Bunco at Basco July 21
The Chino Cultural Foundation will host a Bunco fundraising event at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 21 at Centro Basco Restaurant, 13432 Central Ave. in Chino.
Bunco games will begin at 6:30 p.m. after social time.
The event will include silent auction baskets, raffle baskets, 50/50 prizes and cash prizes.
Tickets are $25 per person and will increase to $35 at the door.
Sponsors are sought in the business community. Proceeds will go to the Youth Scholarship Program which benefits students of the Chino Valley Unified School District.
The Chino Cultural Foundation is a nonprofit organization that supports cultural arts in the Chino community.
Tickets can be purchased at Chino Senior Center, the Foundation’s website by visiting chinoculturalfoundation.com, or by calling (909) 628-8506 or (909) 458-0359.
Chino Hills Movies
The City of Chino Hills screens films Thursdays around 8 p.m. on the lawn of the Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive. The final two films will be screened at the McCoy Equestrian Center, 14280 Peyton Drive. Participants should bring a lawn chair or blanket.
Chino Hills Community Center
July 28: The little rascals
August 4: The Nightmare Before Christmas
Chino movie nights
The City of Chino hosts movie nights on the lawn of City Hall, 13220 Central Ave. Family activities begin at 6:30 p.m. and the movie begins at dusk.
Participants should bring a lawn chair or blanket.
22nd of July : Clifford the big red dog
July 28: Jumping Jack Flash: Tribute to the Rolling Stones
July 20: “La Sonora Pa Gosa”, Latin salsa, cumbia.
July 27: “L.Avation”, tribute to U2
August 3: “AbbaFab”, tribute to Abba
Before and after school shuttle
The Chino Experience Teen Center offers a before and after school shuttle for students in grades 7-12 attending Chino and Don Lugo High Schools, Magnolia and Ramona High Schools, and Briggs Elementary School.
The cost is $30 per month for the before-school shuttle and $30 per month for the after-school shuttle for Chino residents and $40 each for non-residents.
A monthly fee of $7 is required to participate in the shuttle service.
Information: (909) 334-3260.