Halau Na Pua Lehua I Ka Ua Noe

The Chino-based Hawaiian dance group, Halau Na Pua Lehua I Ka Ua Noe, will perform for the fourth time at the Rotary Club of Greater Chino Hills Foundation’s annual multicultural festival April 28. 

●Chino Community Theatre’s production of “Mamma Mia!,” a musical about a young woman’s search for her birth father, will continue 8 p.m. today (April 20), April 26, 27, May 3, 4, 9, 10 and 11; and 2:30 p.m. April 21 at the Seventh Street Theatre, 13123 Seventh St., Chino. It features the pop music of “ABBA.” The debut performance on April 19 sold out, as has the April 26, 28 and May 5 performances. Tickets are $18 for general admission, and $15 for seniors and students, and can be purchased by calling the box office at 590-1149 or by visiting chinocommunitytheatre.seatyourself.biz.

TTT Brand country band will perform 5 to 8 p.m. today (April 20) at The Shoppes at Chino Hills, 13920 City Center Drive (southeast corner of Grand Avenue and Peyton Drive), Chino Hills.   

Dudes Got Blues band will perform 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 26 at The Shoppes at Chino Hills, 13920 City Center Drive (southeast corner of Grand Avenue and Peyton Drive), Chino Hills.   

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.

Rockstars of Tomorrow young performers will be featured 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, April 28 at The Shoppes at Chino Hills, 13920 City Center Drive (southeast corner of Grand Avenue and Peyton Drive), Chino Hills.  

Rancho del Chino Rotary’s annual Bingo de Mayo will be Monday, May 6 in Brinderson Hall at the Chino Fairgrounds, 5410 Edison Ave., Chino. Dinner will be served 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. Bingo will be played 7 to 9 p.m. Advance tickets are $25 and may be purchased online at ranchodelchinorotary.org, or in person at the Chino Senior Center, 13170 Central Ave.; Champion Newspapers, 13179 Ninth St., Chino; Century 21 Beachside Realtors, 4197 Chino Hills Parkway, Chino Hills; and Gem Mortgage, 12838 Central Ave., Chino. Tickets at the door will be $40. Proceeds will benefit local programs and charities. Participants must be 18 years old to play bingo.

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.

●Chino Senior Center hosts a Chino Seniors social dance, noon to 3:30 p.m. Thursdays at 5443 B St., Chino. Line dancing takes place noon to 12:45 p.m., followed by social dance 1 to 3:30 p.m. Cost is $2 per person. Information: 272-7489 or 203-2019. 

“Bingo at the Barn,” hosted by the Chino Hills 55+ Club, is played Thursday afternoons at McCoy Equestrian Center, 14280 Peyton Drive, for ages 18 years and older. Doors open at 11:15 a.m. and games begin at 12:30 p.m. Buy-in is $15 for a 14-game pack and multiple 14-game packages are value priced. Minimum payouts are $50 per game. Complimentary coffee and break-time snacks are provided. Information: Bingo manager George DeFrank, (714) 345-0907.

Bingo is offered for adults 50 years and older, 12:45 to 3:45 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays at the Chino Senior Center, 13170 Central Ave. Buy-in is $5 for a 10-game pack and $3 for additional packs. Games for $1 include odd-even and double action; powerball is 50 cents. Information: 334-3271.

●The Maclin open air market features fresh flowers, crafts, specialty food, full-service cocktails, household goods, and clothing, 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays at 7407 Riverside Drive, Ontario, at the Chino border. Admission is 50 cents per person. Children 12 and under are admitted free. Information: 986-0474.

Outside the

Chino Valley

●The Easter Bunny will appear at 10 a.m. and noon today (April 20) at Chaffey Town Square at Victoria Gardens, corner of Foothill Boulevard and the 15 Freeway in Rancho Cucamonga. The Easter event will include Shadow, the Kidz Club dragon mascot, crafts, games, entertainment, and family activities. Parents will be able to take photos with The Bunny in a separate photo area using their own cameras. Limited tickets available at the guest services booth. 

●A two-hour easy nature walk will be held Sunday, April 28 at Frank G. Bonelli Park. Participants may see the Greater Roadrunner, Cactus Wren, the California Gnatcatcher, raptors, and wintering water fowl. Call Pomona Valley Audubon Society’s Rod Higbie at 599-6526 or email him at warblerod@verizon.net for the time and directions.

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