Three on Thursday – January 6, 2017

Coronado Arts Commission presents:

Three on Thursday - June 9

Get ready to engage in the arts in 2017!  
There's still time to enroll in Coronado Adult Education courses in the arts with highly qualified instructors. Coronado's own, George Galdorisi teaches "Get Published Now."
The combined efforts of San Diego's KPBS and Coronado's Historical Association bring you the documentary, "Re'Flect."  Advancements in medicine, myth busting about aging will follow during the panel discussion. KPBS Executive Producer, Theresa Hoiles, and other current thought leaders will speak as a panel at this Wine & Lecture. 
Coronado Film Festival will honor Martin Luther King, Jr. at their,  "2nd Annual MLK Tribute." FREE, with prior online registration, this event is open to the public. 
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Friday, January 6, 2017 Coronado Historical Association 1100 Orange Ave
Join the Coronado Historical Association and KPBS San Diego for an inside look at "Reflect," a documentary series with Coronado resident Richard Williams one of the six healthy, active seniors "Re' Flecting" on their continued strength and stamina. Stay for the panel discussion following the viewing. KPBS Executive Producer, Theresa Hoiles, and other current thought leaders will speak as a panel at this Wine & Lecture.

Coronado Film Festival MLK Holiday Tribute

January 16, 2017 3 p.m. Tribute Reception Glorietta Bay Inn 1630 Glorietta Blvd 5 p.m. Selma screening Village Theater 820 Orange Ave
FREE** TICKETS @ All tickets are free, but the number of tickets is limited, and will be issued on a first-come, first served basis (limit: two per person). Tickets will be available starting on Wednesday, January 4. The Coronado Island Film Festival is hosting its second annual MLK Day celebration. This free Coronado Celebration will include a complimentary screening of the multiple-award winning film, "Selma," at 5 p.m. at the Village Theatre. Ticket holders are invited to a pre-screening reception at 3 p.m. at the Glorietta Bay Inn (1630 Glorietta Blvd.) hosted by the Inn's General Manager, Claudia Ludlow. Newly-elected Coronado Mayor Richard Bailey will offer welcoming remarks. Returning for an encore performance will be singer Angela Petty, whose powerful voice dazzled the standing-room-only crowd at last year's MLK Jr. reception. Champagne and hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Coronado Adult Education

Registration by phone: 619-522-6201 or online: Coronado High School 650 D Avenue (and Palm Academy)
Coronado Adult Education - Registration starts December 14, 2016 with the semester beginning January 3, 2017. Class start dates vary. An exciting offering of courses for Spring 2017. Tuition-free courses offered in Digital Photography, Graphic Design, Ceramics, Jewelry Design and Fabrication, and Culinary Arts. Visit their website to review all courses available and to sign up online. The mission of the Coronado Adult Education program is to provide as many educational opportunities and new experiences for the community of Coronado and its surrounding neighbors. CAE is committed to developing and offering programs of interest -- all while adhering to the highest standards of quality.

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Village Theater - December 16 to 22

Village Theater – January 6-12

La La Land (PG-13) Digital Presentation
Fri – Thu: (2:00), 5:20, 8:30

Sing (PG) Digital Presentation
Fri – Thu: (2:00), 5:20, 8:30

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (PG-13) Digital Presentation
Fri – Thu: (2:00), 5:20, 8:30

Village Theater - December 16 to 22Coronado Village Theater
820 Orange Avenue
, Coronado, CA 92118

Multiple movies run daily at Coronado’s Village Theater, plus a monthly Mayor’s Movie of the Month.

Vintage Village Theater A true Coronado treasure, the Vintage Village Theater has been beautifully renovated to Art Deco glory, taking you back in time to the golden era of film. The attention to detail is stunning, and the murals on the walls of the three theaters are beautiful. In 2011, Lance Alspaugh, Chief Executive Officer at VINTAGE CINEMAS INC, was awarded the Cobb-MacCartee Preservation Award for preserving Coronado history.

2017 Winter-Spring Recreation Catalog

January 3, 2017

2017 Winter-Spring Recreation Catalog – The City of Coronado Recreation Department’s current Winter-Spring 2017 brochure is out! Look for exciting new ways to recreate in Coronado. Find out about new classes and the planned Arm Chair Travel Presentations this winter and spring, including spots in India, Italy, China and Spain. Mark your calendars when you […]

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55th Anniversary of U.S. Navy SEALs – January 1, 1962

January 1, 2017

Today marks the 55th anniversary of the creation of U.S. Navy SEALs.   The U.S. Navy established SEAL Teams ONE and TWO on January 1, 1962, formed entirely of  personnel from Underwater Demolition Teams.  Coronado takes pride in our quiet warriors.  Hooyah! U.S. Navy SEAL Ethos/Creed In times of war or uncertainty there is a special breed […]

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Naval Base Coronado Gates – Holiday Hours and Closures

December 19, 2016

For those with Base access, Naval Base Coronado has issued this holiday schedule for reduced gate hours and gate closures for North Island and Naval Amphibious Base for the next couple of weeks, into the new year. Naval Base Coronado GATE CLOSURE/REDUCED HOURS OF OPERATIONS THE FOLLOWING GATE CLOSURE/REDUCED HOURS OF OPERATIONS WILL BE IN […]

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Village Theater – December 16 to 22

December 13, 2016

Village Theater – December 16 to 22 Sing (PG) Digital Presentation Wed & Thu: (2:00), 5:20, 8:30 Manchester by the Sea (R) Digital Presentation Fri – Thu: (2:00), 5:20, 8:30 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (PG-13) Digital Presentation Fri – Thu: (2:00), 5:20, 8:30 Miss Sloane (R) Digital Presentation Fri – Tue: (2:00), 8:30 Nocturnal Animals (R) Digital Presentation Fri – Tue: 5:20 PM Coronado Village Theater 820 Orange Avenue, Coronado, […]

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Ride the Lights 2016

December 10, 2016

The fourth annual Ride the Lights event is set for Sunday, December 11. Decorate yourself and your bike. Don’t forget the required safety gear, including helmets, and front and rear lights. Meet at Spreckels Park at about 4:30 to get set for the 5 p.m. ride. The Coronado Police Department will be giving a safety […]

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Pearl Harbor Day – 75th Anniversary

December 7, 2016

Pearl Harbor Day – 75th Anniversary – Today is Pearl Harbor Day, and Coronado, being a Navy town, has its share of history connected to that fateful day 75 years ago. On the memorial wall of the USS ARIZONA the name Capt Van Valkenburgh, the commanding officer of the USS Arizona, is etched into the […]

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Coming Home to Coronado

December 4, 2016

Ahhh, Coronado.  I always feel better coming this direction.

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Christmas Parade and Holiday Open House 2016

November 30, 2016

Christmas Parade and Holiday Open House 2016 – Each year the Coronado Chamber of Commerce hosts a Holiday Parade and Open House celebration for the Coronado community to come together in the holiday spirit and enjoy our beautiful Crown City.  This year’s Holiday Parade will be on Friday, December 2 at 6 PM, and will […]

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