Tips For Getting Active in Your Community Riverside

Being active in your community is a great way to make friends and have an impact on the way the city is run. There are a wide variety of ways be active in your neighborhood, so here are a few ideas on how to start.


Chamber of Commerce: get involved with your local chamber of commerce. The organization is usually made of of business owners, professionals and city workers from your area. This is an excellent way to network and get to know all the wonderful things happening in your community.


Recreation Commission: every city has a recreation commission that helps put on local city events for the parks and rec department. Most recreation commissions are under staffed and always looking for new members. Contact your city hall to find out more info.


Volunteer with the Elderly: your city probably has a senior center looking for volunteers in the community. Get more information from the city hall and volunteer with the elderly.

Have Some Fun at the Riverside Library This Weekend

The Riverside library system is an amazing community resource with educational and family friendly activities taking place almost every day of the week. If you need homework help, educational classes or just a safe place to take your kids during the week, the library offers all those things and more.

This weekend will be no different as the library system has a slew of fun activities taking place in and around the city of Riverside. For those people who want to get in on the action, here is a quick look at all the activities taking place this Saturday and Sunday. Follow the link at the bottom to get full details and registration info for each activity.


Saturday, November 5
9:30AM Holiday Marketplace
10:00AM Charity Classic Golf Tournament @ Canyon Crest Country Club
10:00AM Zen Coloring for Grown-Ups @ Marcy Library
10:00AM Minecraft for all ages Marcy Library
10:00AM S.T.E.M. Eastside Library
1:00PM Day of the Dead Downtown Riverside
2:00PM Unelectable You Fox Performing Arts Center
2:00PM Chess Club Orange Terrace Library
2:00PM Free Movie Eastside Library
3:00PM Oliver’s Soup Kitchen Calvary Presbyterian Church
3:30PM Adult Craft-Christmas Tags La Sierra Library
6:45PM Painting and Wine Classes My Learning Studio

Sunday, November 6
6:00AM Inland Empire Biking Alliance – Anza Crossing Martha McLean Open Space
12:00PM Jen Chapin Concert Encore Lounge at the Fox
2:00PM Free Movie La Sierra Library
6:00PM Riverside’s Got Talent Riverside Municipal Auditorium
6:00PM Brandstater Gallery features Light Work La Sierra University
7:00PM Chamber Recital Series La Sierra University – HMA