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Annual Jazz Fest: A Black History Month Celebration returns to Fontana


The City of Fontana will be hosting this year's free Jazz Fest on Saturday, February 25 at the Miller Park Amphitheater (17002 Arrow Blvd) from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
 
This year's musical lineup includes NBC's The Voice Contestant Durell Anthony and pop soul artist Caleb Minter.
 
This family-friendly event is free and will consist of live music, art exhibits and shopping, food vendors, entertainment, a beer and wine garden and more! Please join the City of Fontana in celebrating Black History Month.
  

2023 Jazz Fest returns February 25 at Miller Park Amphitheater

 

 

Call for Youth Theater Auditions for Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins Jr. for February 16

Mary Poppins Jr. Musical arrives at the Steelworkers' stage April 21-23


Mary Poppin Jr. Auditions on February 16
   


City of Fontana's Youth Community Theater is excited to present Mary Poppins Jr. Auditions are on Thursday, February 16 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Steelworkers' Auditorium (8437 Sierra Ave). Headshots and a resume are required to audition. The performance dates will be April 21-23 at the Steelworkers' Auditorium.
 
To schedule an audition, contact the Art Depot at (909) 349-6975 or email Arts@Fontana.org



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 City's Community Services Department Hosts Free Job Application Workshop on Saturday, February 11

Free Job Application Workshop on February 11 at Senior Center
The City of Fontana will be hosting a Job Application Workshop on Saturday, February 11 at the Fontana Community Senior Center (16710 Ceres Ave.) from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. This free workshop is open to applicants interested in part-time positions available this summer at the City's Park and Recreation Programs. Applicants must be at least 15 and a half years old.

What to bring:
 1. Resume (Paper or Electronic)
 2. Emergency Contact Information
 3. Prior employers Information/Volunteer history
 4. School Information
 5. Driver's License
 6. References information
 7. Additional items including digital achievements/certificates
  

For more information about this workshop, contact Ana Orozco via email aorozco@fontana.org or phone (909) 349-6900.


 

Mark your calendars for the Teen Leadership Summit Presented by the Mayor's Youth Advisory Council

 

Mark your calendars for the annual Teen Leadership Summit on Saturday, March 4 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Presented by the Mayor's Youth Advisory Council (MYAC), the Teen Leadership Summit event will bring youth and their parents together in an environment that encourages open dialogue and active learning. The activities will include a keynote speaker and various educational workshops. Register today at https://myacteensummit2023.eventbrite.com.
 

For more information, contact the MYAC Coordinator Andrew Solares at (909) 349-6944.


 

Recreation Scholarship for youth and 62+ residents


City Offers Recreation Scholarships

Get Rewarded to Play!  

Apply for a $500 youth/senior recreation scholarship with the City of Fontana. Residents can choose from various programs or activities in the Community Services Activities Brochure, click here to view current brochure.
 
For Youth, call (909) 350-6606 or email housing@fontana.org. For Seniors, call (909) 854-5151 or visit the Fontana Community Senior Center, located at 16710 Ceres Ave.


 


  • 2/2: Farmers Market at Don Day Parking Lot, 2-7pm 
  • 2/5: Farmers Market at FPAC Parking Lot, 10am-3pm
  • 2/9: Farmers Market at Don Day Parking Lot, 2-7pm
  • 2/11: Free City Job Application Workshop, Fontana Senior Center, 9-11am
  • 2/11: Fontana Walks! at Miller Park Amphitheater, 8-9am
  • 2/12: Farmers Market at FPAC Parking Lot, 10am-3pm
  • 2/16: Farmers Market at Don Day Parking Lot, 2-7pm
  • 2/16: Mary Poppins Auditions at Steelworkers' Auditorium, 4-8pm
  • 2/19: Farmers Market at FPAC Parking Lot, 10am-3pm
  • 2/23: Farmers Market at Don Day Parking Lot, 2-7pm
  • 2/25: Black History Parade & Expo at Summit & Citrus, 10am
  • 2/25: Jazz Fest at Miller Park Amphitheater, 3-7pm 
  • 2/26: Farmers Market at FPAC Parking Lot, 10am-3pm

For more information or registration assistance, please contact the 
Community Services Department at (909) 349-6900. Spanish Line: (909) 349-6901.