Kindergarten circus

Little clowns, elephants and acrobats are amused by the on-stage antics of the ringmasters during a kindergarten circus held March 21 at Allegiance STEAM Academy Charter School in Chino.  

City of Chino’s Healthy Family Day will be 9 a.m. to noon today (April 6) at Ayala Park, 5575 Edison Ave. The event will feature entertainment, children’s activity stations, fitness demonstrations, health, fitness and nutrition information, water and environmental information, obstacle course, food, and contests. Admission is free. Information: 334-3258 or

Living History Flying Day will be held 10 a.m. to noon today (April 6) at Planes of Fame Air Museum, 14998 Cal Aero Drive in Chino, featuring the P-38 Lightning. A flight demonstration will be held, subject to change. A speaker panel will answer questions.

●A night egg hunt called the Easter Egg-Scramble will be held by the City of Chino Hills at 8 p.m. Friday, April 12 at Chino Hills Community Park, 3280 Eucalyptus Ave.

Persons 18 and over are invited to bring a flashlight and basket and hunt for more than 5,000 eggs. All lights at the park will be off.

More than $2,500 worth of prizes will be awarded. 

Tickets are $16 each, and non-resident tickets are $21, and can be ordered at

Information: 364-2700.

●The Imagination Players at Don Lugo High will present Mickey and the Lost Teddy Bear, a Disney-inspired show, at 7 p.m. Friday, April 12 and at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 13 at the Don Lugo High multipurpose room theater, 13400 Pipeline Ave., Chino. Tickets for adults cost $5, children under 10 will be admitted free with paid adult. Purchase tickets at multipurpose box office.   

●Don Lugo High Grad Night Boosters will host a free Easter egg hunt for the community, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 13 at the high school football stadium, 13400 Pipeline Ave., Chino. Egg hunt starts at 10:30 a.m. for infants up to 3 years old; 11:15 a.m. for ages 4 to 7; and noon for ages 8 to 12. Bags for the egg hunts will be provided at the event. Outside baskets and bags will not be allowed. Other activities include a craft fair, food for sale and music.  

●Children will hunt for eggs and hear stories during the spring story and egg hunt event, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 16 at Cal Aero Preserve Academy Branch Library, 15850 Main St., Chino.

●The 27th annual Chino Hills Easter Egg-Citement will be held 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20 at Community Park, 3280 Eucalyptus Ave. The free event will include a craft fair with homemade and boutique items, egg hunts, photos with the Easter bunny, activities, musical entertainment, and refreshments. 

Egg hunts will be held as follows: infants to 2-year-olds at 10:30 a.m.; 3- to 4-year-olds at 11 a.m.; 5- to 6-year-olds at 11:30 a.m.; 7- to 8-year-olds at noon; and 9- to 12-year-olds at 12:30 p.m.

The city will provide bags. Outside baskets and bags will not be allowed.

Information: or 364-2700.

Dinner and a Show fundraiser for the Chino Cultural Foundation’s Youth Scholarship Fund will be held 5 p.m. Sunday, April 28, at the Chino Senior Center, 13170 Central Ave. The event will include an Italian dinner and admission to the musical “Mamma Mia!” at the Seventh Street Theatre, 13123 Seventh St., Chino. Tickets are $45 and may be purchased by calling 458-0359. 

Monday Movie Madness, featuring movies on a big screen, will be offered 2 p.m. Mondays, May 6, June 3 and July 1 at the Chino Senior Center, 13170 Central Ave. The free movie is open to adults. Soda, popcorn and water will be available for $1 each. The snack bar will be open 1:45 to 4 p.m.

●A paint and sip fundraiser for the American Cancer Society will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, May 18 at 13501 Zivi Ave., Chino. The event is sponsored by Chino Relay for Life Team R.E.D.D. H.O.T.T.T. Cost is $40 at the door and includes appetizers and dessert, beer, wine, soda, water and supplies needed to create a painting.

Just for Fun Senior Bowling is held noon Thursdays at Chaparral 300 at 4191 Chino Hills Parkway, Chino Hills. There are no organized teams and no commitment to participate every week. Bowlers compete against a different person each week. Scores are handicapped. Information: 724-9029.

●A scrapbooking group meets 9 a.m. the third Monday of the month at the Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive. Signups are not necessary. Projects made by the group include gift card holders, cards, booklets, small gift bags, and more. Information: 364-2826.

Quilting takes place at 9 a.m. the second Monday of the month free of charge for ages 50-plus at Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive. Residents who don’t know how to quilt will be taught.

Bookworms for ages 50-plus meet at 10 a.m. the first Monday of the month to discuss selected works of literature at Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive.

●Residents 50 and older may gather and socialize or play billiards, cards, board games, ping pong, poker, puzzles and Scrabble during a free drop-in program, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive. 

●The card game Pinochle is played at 10 a.m. every Wednesday at the Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive. The program is free.

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