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Forecasters are predicting that El Nino conditions will bring heavy rains to Orange County this winter. Residents can prepare using our checklist. In addition, the City is offering free sandbags to Irvine residents.
Celebrate the season as “snow” falls over the Irvine Civic Center and the City lights a 25-foot-tall Christmas tree. Guests will enjoy a Joyful Jingles holiday concert, train rides, children’s activities and a visit from Santa Claus. Winter Wonderland is Sunday, Dec. 6 from 5-8 p.m.
The Irvine Animal Care Center will host the 9th annual Home for the Holidays Pet Adoption Fair on Sunday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More than 500 cats, dogs and rabbits will be available for adoption.
Join the City of Irvine and the Irvine 2/11 Marine Adoption Committee in brightening the season for military families. The Holiday Toy Drive, ongoing through Dec. 11, benefits the families of Irvine’s adopted 2/11 Marine Battalion.
For local, county, state and federal support programs for Veterans, click here. Also, see below to find information/meetings about the Ad Hoc Veterans Affordable Housing Committee and background/contact regarding the State Cemetery.