Riverside City Council appoints City Manager
Interim City Manager, Scott C. Barber, has been unanimously appointed as
Riverside’s new City Manager.

This weekend: The Nutcracker at the Fox
California Riverside Ballet's must see, The Nutcracker, will perform with a live
orchestra at the Fox Performing Arts Center from December 9 – 11.
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Thursday: Stuff-A-Bus & Spark-A-Smile
Support the City of Riverside Fire Department and RTA's Toy Drive on Thursday, December 8,
in Downtown Riverside from 3 – 9 p.m. Not only will you spark a smile, but also receive
a ticket good for an ice skating session on Main Street.
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Friday: Macbeth at the Downtown library
"Shakespeare on Tour" will be performing Macbeth in the second floor
auditorium of the Downtown library on December 9 at 4 p.m. Learn more…

Friday: La Sierra Community Center Holidaze Dance Review
Celebrate the holiday spirit and enjoy a wide variety of holiday-themed acts from children in the
La Sierra community this Friday, December 9, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
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Next week: Home for the Holidays Pet Adoption
Join us in the City Hall breezeway on Tuesday, December 13, from 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., to find a 
loving pet to bring home for the holidays! If you bring a new unwrapped toy to the event or any of the
14 fire stations within the city, you will receive a coupon for up to $65 off your pet adoption fees.
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Coming soon: Breakfast with Santa & Santa’s Workshop
Enjoy quality time with Santa, festive arts and crafts, and holiday entertainment on
Saturday, December 17, at the Mission Inn Hotel & Spa. Learn more…

Ongoing: The 19th Annual Riverside Festival of Lights
From now until January 8, 2012, experience the most dazzling holiday spectacle south
of the North Pole. In addition to the lights and ice skating, holiday enthusiasts can
enjoy live holiday entertainment, unique shopping and creative dining
along Main Street Riverside.
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