Free flu shots in Chino Oct. 17
Free flu shots will be administered 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17 at the Chino Neighborhood Activity Center, 5201 D St. in Chino.
Any resident of San Bernardino County, regardless of income, may receive the shot at no cost.
The San Bernardino County Public Health Department has established several medical point of dispensing sites, including Chino, and plans to add more throughout the flu season.
“This year it’s more important than ever for residents to get a flu vaccination,” said County Public Health Director Corwin Porter. “This year’s flu season is overlapping with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, so we’re doing everything we can to avoid what we’re calling a twindemic.”
DSB Tribute band concert open to all
The City of Chino Hills has opened the DSB: Tribute to Journey band concert to residents of any city, not just Chino Hills.
The concert will take place 6 p.m. today (Oct. 10) from a stage set up in the overflow parking lot at City Center and Shoppes drives.
Cost is $25 per vehicle and gates open at 4 p.m. Ticket holders will be given a $10 gift card to The Shoppes at Chino Hills.
The event is sponsored by the City of Chino Hills in collaboration with The Shoppes.
Residents can sign up by visiting chinohills.org/con certs.
Gates open at 4 p.m.
Concert attendees must stay inside their vehicles or watch from an open-air truck bed or from an SUV with the back door/hatch open.
A maximum of two patrons may sit in chairs outside of their vehicle with six feet of physical distance from other patrons. Those who want to dance must remain within their parking space.
Selected restaurants at The Shoppes are offering a pay ahead and pickup option.
‘Get Out the Vote’ discussion Monday
The Chino Valley Democratic Club will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 12 in a Zoom online gathering to discuss “Get out the Vote” for the November election.
Participants are asked to join the meeting 15 to 20 minutes before start time.
Attendees will be placed on mute until the designated time for questions and answers. Club membership is available on request.
Information: President Marian Arguello, 591-1864.
Blood drives in Chino
Lifestream will host two blood drives next week in Chino.
•Chino Valley Medical Center, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 12, at 5451 Walnut Ave., at 10th Street.
•Farmer Boys restaurant, 12:30 to 5:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 16, 13675 Central Ave., north of Schaefer Avenue.
Donors must wear a face covering, submit to a temperature check and a COVID-19 symptom review before going into the waiting area.
Blood will be tested for COVID-19 antibodies but will not detect if the donor currently has the virus.
Donors must show photo identification, be at least 15, weigh 110 pounds and be in good health. Minors ages 15 and 16 must provide a parental consent form available at lstream.org. Appointments are accepted by calling (800) 879-4484 or by visiting lstream.org/Covid- 19.
Blood drives in Chino Hills
The City of Chino Hills will host a LifeStream blood drive from 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13 at the government center parking lot, 14077 Peyton Drive.
LifeStream will test for antibodies to SARS and COVID-19 which shows whether the donor has been exposed to the virus in the past.
Donors must show photo identification, be at least age 15, weigh 110 pounds and be in good health. Minors ages 15 and 16 must provide a parental consent form available at lstream.org. Appointments are accepted by calling (800) 879-4484 or by visiting lstream.org/Covid-19.
Women’s prison meeting Oct. 13
The California Institution for Women’s citizen advisory committee will meet online at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13.
The meetings usually take place at Chaffey College in Chino but the school is not allowing in-person meetings during COVID.
Officials from the women’s prison will update the citizen advisory committee on matters and current events related to the prison.
To join the meeting, call 1-866-528-2256 and enter access code 7734230.
“The Addams Family” movie
The City of Chino Hills, in collaboration with The Shoppes at Chino Hills, will present its third movie, “The Addams Family,” after dusk at approximately 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17 at the Shoppes overflow parking lot at City Center Drive/Shoppes Drive.
Gates open at 4:30 p.m. to allow participants enough time to place meal orders at The Shoppes.
The 2019 animated movie, rated PG, will be shown on a 50-foot big screen at a cost of $10 per vehicle. Limit one ticket per household, valid for one vehicle.
The number of passengers must not exceed the number of safety belts.
Moviegoers must remain in their vehicles or may watch from an open-air truck bed or an SUV with the back door or hatch open.
A maximum of two patrons may sit in chairs outside their vehicle with six feet of physical distance from other patrons.
To register, visit chinohills.org/drive-in.