March 7, 2016 - Bring Minecraft to life using LEGO. Resourcefulness, creativity, and cooperation come together in this unique building adventure game. This ultimate LEGO Minecraft experience is an original game designed by Play-Well instructors using gameplay elements and characters inspired by the popular Minecraft video game. Students will have a blast, even with no prior experience with Minecraft or LEGO.
March 7, 2016 - The Redlands Community Center is taking registration for TriFytt Basketball Skillz Clinics, an elite level training program utilizing a cutting edge basketball curriculum designed to empower and strengthen basketball players and help them take their games to the next level. Every athlete will get a program shirt.
Registration is $69 per child from ages 3-12 years. Register more than one child and receive a 10 percent discount. Clinics will be held every Thursday beginning April 7 through May 5, with the first class session beginning at 5 p.m. For more information regarding TriFytt Basketball Skillz clinics, please contact Recreation Division staff at (909) 798-7572 or e-mail RecreationStaff@cityofredlands.org.
March 3, 2016 - The City of Redlands Community Center is pleased to announce the Movies in the Park series continues Friday, March 25, with the animated feature “Minions.”
The community is invited to come relax and enjoy a special night under the stars in Historic Downtown Redlands. Come early and get a good seat!
The movie begins at dusk with pre-movie activities beginning at 5 p.m. Bring a chair or blanket, grab a meal from one of our local downtown restaurants and enjoy the evening. The movie and all activities are free.
March 3, 2016 - Join the Redlands Community Senior Center and the Joslyn Senior Center on a trip to downtown Palm Springs from 1:15 to 9 p.m. Thursday, March 24. The cost is $20 with a patron card and $25 for non-patrons.
March 2, 2016 - Merchandise and food vendors are invited to reserve space for the Redlands Community Senior Center St. Patrick’s Day craft fair and luncheon, Thursday, March 17. Deadline to reserve space is Monday, March 14.
The St. Patty’s day craft fair and luncheon will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Guests can enjoy the delights local artisans have to offer, and purchase some unique gifts. Entertainment and a free corned beef and cabbage lunch will be provided. Registration is required to attend the luncheon.
Feb. 25, 2016 - Celebrate San Bernardino’s history with speaker Ron Young at the Redlands Community Senior Center’s Dessert and Dialogue program from noon to 12:30 p.m. Monday, March 7.
The dialogue will be a nostalgic journey into San Bernardino’s past during the 1950s and ’60s with Ron Young, a radio host who has been involved with more than 140 radio stations across the country on Unistar Satellite radio. Locally, he was part of the morning team of Harrv and Youngstuff on KCKC Radio in the 1980s. During this walk down my memory lane, Ron will invite those attending to join in and share their stories while enjoying a complimentary dessert provided by the senior center.
Feb. 25, 2016 - The City of Redlands Cultural Arts Commission has begun reviewing artist presentations for the Mayor’s Public Art Initiative.
The Mayor’s Public Art Initiative, proposed by Mayor Paul Foster at the State of the City event in June 2015, calls for a new piece of public art to be installed in the downtown corridor. The Cultural Arts Commission is currently identifying candidate sites on City-owned property in the downtown area and interviewing potential artists. In addition to creating a short list of proposed sites and artists for City Council to review, the Commission is also leading a fundraising campaign to meet the costs of this endeavor.
Feb. 24, 2016 - The City of Redlands e-waste collection will resume after being temporarily halted while statewide concerns over some recycling companies’ final disposal of the hazardous material contained within electronic items such as large televisions were addressed.
The City of Redlands Household Hazardous Waste site stopped accepting electronic waste beginning Feb 6. E-waste collection will resume at the site beginning Saturday, Feb. 27.
Feb. 18, 2016 - Space is still available for the architecture walking tour of Los Angeles Friday, Feb. 26. The two-mile walking tour will highlight the Fine Arts Building, LA Central Library, Millennium Biltmore Hotel, Pershing Square, The Last Bookstore, Spring Street, Wall Street of the West, The Arcade Building and Broadway Theater District. The tour will end at Clifton's Cafeteria which recently reopened to the public. Participants may purchase lunch at the cafeteria.
The price for the walking tour is $22 per person with a patron card and $27 for a non-patron. The walking tour is two miles long. Please wear comfortable shoes. All participants will be asked to wear green shirts. This will allow the group to identify each other in case of separation.
The monthly Coffee with the Council was begun in February 2011 as part of the City’s continuing efforts to increase interaction with residents and promote transparency in City affairs.
The informal meetings are held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. on the third Saturday of each month, rotating among three local restaurants – Olive Avenue Market, 530 W. Olive Ave; Cuca’s Mexican Food, 1752 E. Lugonia Ave.; and Stell Coffee & Tea Company, 1580 Barton Road, Suite A. Council members rotate attendance, with no more than two members at each meeting.
Council members have held the meetings for the past five years as a way for residents to ask questions or share concerns outside the formal setting of a City Council meeting.
The remaining schedule for this year’s Coffee with the Council meetings is included below.