Tonight: Mayor’s Night Out
Mayor’s Night Out in the Arlington South Neighborhood is open to all City of
Riverside residents. Meet with the Mayor, Councilmember MacArthur and other
City staff at Harrison Elementary School TONIGHT, April 18, at 7 p.m.,
to discuss neighborhood concerns. Learn more…



U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
ranks Riverside #9 in the nation
Last week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the annual list of
U.S. metropolitan areas with the most Energy Star certified buildings for 2011. With
164 energy efficient buildings, Riverside ranked #9 out of all U.S. cities.
Learn more…




Riverside International Film Festival’s 10th Anniversary
Showcasing more than 100 international films from around the globe as well as
the best independent films from Hollywood, RIFF will begin this Friday, April 20
and run through Sunday, April 29, and will feature films as well as shorts.

Show times…




7th Annual Salute to Veterans Parade
Join us this Saturday, April 21, at 10 a.m. for this  year's parade.  Enjoy over 300 entries
including marching bands, fly-overs, equestrian units, color guards, marching units,
antique cars, military vehicles, floats and of course, veterans. Learn more…



3rd Annual 5K/1K Dyslexia Dash
Literacy 5000’s Dyslexia Dash is part of a national tradition sponsored by the
International Dyslexia Association. Help support dyslexia awareness and education this
Sunday, April 22, at 6:30 a.m., at Fairmount Park. Learn more and register online…



Wood Streets Homes and RCC Community Garden Tour
The Wood Streets Green Team is hosting the 3rd annual “How-to-Garden” Tour this
Sunday, April 22, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. The tour will feature four private gardens within
the Wood Streets neighborhood that demonstrate sustainable gardening techniques
along with the new Riverside City College Community Garden. Learn more…



Coming soon:
Two great shows at the Fox Performing Arts Center!
International guitar sensation, Benise, and his Emmy Award Winning cast will return to
the Fox next Friday, April 27. The following night, April 28, UC Riverside’s Pilipino Student
Organization, Katipunan, will share the Filipino-American experience through poetry,
drama, and traditional Philippine folk dance. Ticket information…