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 November 2014

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General Information:

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Irvine Civic Center
(City Hall)
Second Floor-Community Services
1 Civic Center Plaza
Irvine, CA 92606

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I Forgot My Client ID Numbers
If you don’t have your Client ID or Family Personal Identification Number (PIN) handy, click here, go to login button and click on "Forgot My Numbers" enter the email address where you received this message and the numbers will be sent to you.

Field Conditions
For current information on field status during rainy weather, please click here to view the MUDD report or sign up for notifications.

Disability Services
For a current list of upcoming events and recreation activities, please click here.

Senior Services
The City of Irvine has two dedicated senior centers offering a range of programs.
Visit irvineseniors.org for more information.

Children's Health Initiative
The City of Irvine is offering affordable health care for families who are income eligible.
Click here for more information.
Eligibility criteria are listed at chioc.org.
Contact a Certified Application Assistor via email ichp@cityofirvine.org or call 949-724-6645.

More classes can be found by visiting irvinequickreg.org or by viewing the online activity guide by clicking here.

To register online, you will need your Client ID or Family Personal Identification Number (PIN). If you cannot remember your client ID or PIN, click

Winter Inside Irvine is now available

The winter edition of Inside Irvine is now available online and in print. This issue features information about 10 City programs you need to know about, UCI's 50th Anniversary, holiday safety tips and more!
Click here to view the winter issue of Inside Irvine.


Upcoming Events

Holiday Toy Drive

Help make the season brighter for the families of Irvine's adopted Marine Battalion. Donate a new, unwrapped gift suitable for infants or children through 12 years. 

Now through December 12

Collection bins are located in the Irvine Civic Center, Irvine Police Department and the Orange County Great Park's Visitor Center.

More info: 949-724-6606
or click here.

Home for the Holidays

Pet Adoption Event

More than 500 dogs, cats and rabbits available for adoption. 

Sunday, December 7

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Irvine Animal Care Center
6443 Oak Canyon Road, Irvine CA 92618

More info: Click here.

Joyful Jingles

Free Holiday Concert

Tickets will be available at the door starting at 2 p.m. with seating commencing at 2:45 p.m

Sunday, December 7

3 to 5 p.m.
Irvine Barclay Theatre
Park in UCI Student Center parking structure ($10) located on the corner of Campus and Bridge Road.

More info: 949-724-6606.

or click here

Twilight Holiday Social

At the Senior Center

Enjoy the season with friends, light refreshments and holiday entertainment.

Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased at either senior center starting on December 1.

Wednesday, December 17

3:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Lakeview Senior Center
20 Lake Road (Alton & Lake)

More info: 949-724-6900.

Additional events are listed on the
Community Services
Special Events page
and on the
City's Master Calendar


 E-Forms required annually for most camps. Click here to update a form for 2015 or if you are new to City of Irvine Camps.

Thanksgiving Week

November 24-26

Arts Camp Fall at Fine Arts

Chess Camp at University

Culinary Camp-SOLD OUT

X-Cursion Camp at Heritage

Junior Tennis at City of Irvine Community Parks
   with Juan at University
   with Jimmy at Deerfield  
   with Alex at Cypress
   with Chris at Heritage
   with Ruben at Bill Barber
   with Ross at Turtle Rock

Teen Camp at Heritage 

Winter Break

December 22-January 2

Arts Camp Winter at Fine Arts

Junior Tennis
   with Minako at Las Lomas

iCamp at Heritage
   Sports & Games

iCamp with Excursion Days
   at University
   at Woodbury

Teen Camp at Heritage

Winter X-Cursion Camp at Heritage

New & Popular Classes

Register now to secure a spot.
Popular programs fill quickly so don't delay.

CPR/First Aid

Saturday, February 7 at the Lakeview Senior Center
Be prepared by taking an Emergency Medical Services Authority and State-approved CPR and/or First Aid class. Participants receive University Training Center certification (CPR and First Aid valid for two years). Ages 14+. Children ages 10-13 may enroll with registered parent.

CPR Only - $30, 9 a.m.-noon; course #146125
First Aid Only - $30,12:30-3:30 p.m. #146126
Both - $60, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. #146127

NEW!! -Aerospace Engineering
Saturday, January 10 - FREE Demo 1-2 p.m. Registration required.

Young ones will be inspired to learn about planes, spacecrafts hot air balloons and more!

Course begins January 24 and are held 1-3 p.m.
Ages 7-14, Course #148036
Ages 4-6, Course #148037

Ask a Pediatrician
Saturday, January 24 - 10-11:30 a.m. - Hoag Hospital-Irvine
Ideal for expectant and new parents! This informal meeting is where you can ask and get advice from a pediatrician. Topics can include what to expect after birth, newborn care, feedings, vaccinations, sleep and much more. More info: 949-724-6610
Free event; registration required. Course #150079

How to Raise a Healthy Infant
Saturday, February 28  - 10-11:30 a.m. - Hoag Hospital-Irvine
Join Hoag Medical Group pediatricians as they discuss developmental stages, common illnesses, vaccinations and more. More info: 949-724-6610.

Free event; registration required. Course #150078

Sports Basics at The Great Park
Sundays, January 11, February 8 & March 8 - 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Orange County Great Park

Each class focuses on a different basic skills needed to play sports (baseball, softball, soccer).

Free event; registration required. Click here to enroll.

Making a Difference - Irvine Gives

Online Donation website cityofirvine.org/irvinegives
Irvine Gives is a comprehensive online resource, which provides information about how to donate time, money or items for causes such as animals; children, youth and families; seniors; persons with disabilities and more.

No Time...Go Online!

Online Computer Classes
Classes start monthly
December 10
January 21
February 18

Learn Word, Excel, PhotoShop, Real Estate Law, test prep for SAT/ACT, GED and more. Classes offered in personal finance, homeschooling, genealogy and more. Courses are six weeks. All instruction is conducted online at your convenience. To see the complete list of titles and to register, visit ed2go.com/cityofirvine.

Parks Make Life Better!

Parks are an essential part of our community. They transform the landscape of our neighborhoods by providing green spaces where families and friends can gather, exercise, play or simply relax.
Click here to view the interactive park map.