Friday , October   31

Living in Upland


October 2014
Elementary School Co-Ed Basketball
Date: 10/25/2014 • Time: 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Location: Magnolia Recreation Center, South Hall

All boys and girls – grades 1st through 6th – are encouraged to join the fun of our youth basketball league. All league games are played on Saturdays from 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. at Western Christian School. Games begin January 10th for 8 weeks. 1st through 4th graders last game will be held February 28th. 5th through 6th graders last game will be held March 7th. Sign-ups will be taken after October 25th if space is available. $60 registration fee includes T-Shirt and pictures. For more information, please contact the City of Upland Recreation Division at (909) 931-4280.

Date: 10/31/2014 • Time: 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Location: Downtown Upland

Join us for a haunting experience at the Annual Scary-A-Faire Celebration…our safe alternative to trick-or-treating. The streets will be closed off so that the trick-or-treaters can make their way safely through fun and interactive games and activities. Our costume contest will be held from 5:00 p.m.-7:10 p.m. Dress up and be judged in the following categories: Best Character Representation, Scariest, Most Creative, Judges Choice and Cutest (0-4 years, family and groups). Costume judging will end at 7:10 p.m. sharp. Winners will be announced and recognized at the gazebo at approximately 7:30 p.m. Food vendors will be present. If you would like more information, to sponsor, volunteer or have a game booth, please contact Janis Rice at the City of Upland Recreation Division at (909) 931-4281.

November 2014
Upland Community Partnership For Youth Development Annual Fundraising Dinner
Date: 11/1/2014 • Time: 5:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Location: Gibson Senior Center, 250 N. Third Ave., Upland

Join us for our 18th Annual Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser. All proceeds support three neighborhood based after-school programs for Upland children. Enjoy the fun…dinner, door prizes, silent auction items, entertainment and a grand raffle prize. Tickets: $20.00 for adults/$10.00 for children. Sponsored by the Upland Community Partnership for Youth Development. For more information on purchasing tickets or to be a sponsor, please contact the City of Upland Recreation Division at (909) 931-4280.

10th Annual Emergency Dental Event
Date: 11/9/2014 • Time: 9:00 A.M - 2:00 P.M

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10th Annual FREE Emergency Dental Treatment Event in Upland. For more information, please see attached PDF.

7th Annual Upland Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk and 1K Kiddy Trot
Date: 11/27/2014 • Time: See Information Listed Below
Location: San Antonio Park, Mountain Avenue & 24th Street, Upland

COME OUT AND EXERCISE BEFORE THE BIG MEAL! The City of Upland Recreation Division and the Upland High School Boys and Girls Cross Country Team are proud to announce our Annual 5K Run/Walk! Funds will help the Upland High School’s Boys and Girls Cross Country Team. Prizes awarded to overall finisher – male & female. Medals will be given to the 1st place finishers in each age category of the 5K Run/Walk. Online registration will be available until Sunday, November 18th. Start/Finish At San Antonio Park/Historical Waiting Station 5K Run/Walk: Early Registration With T-Shirt: Through November 18th - $25.00 Late Registration/Morning Of Event: $30.00 Check-In: 6:30 a.m.-7:45 a.m. Start Time: 8:00 a.m. 1K Kiddy Trot – 10 Years & Younger Early Registration: Through November 18th - $15.00 For more information and online adult registration, please click here. For more information and online youth registration, please click here.

December 2014
Annual Christmas Parade & Holiday Faire
Date: 12/6/2014 • Time: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Location: Downtown Upland

Parade will begin at 11:00 a.m. In addition to the arts and crafts vendors and local businesses showing a variety of special ideas and gifts for the holidays, there will be live holiday entertainment and food vendors. Following the parade, Santa Claus will be available for free photo opportunities. Many downtown businesses will also be open for your shopping convenience. For more information, please contact (909) 367-9065 or click here.

Breakfast With Santa
Date: 12/6/2014 • Time: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Location: Gibson Senior Center, 250 N. Third Ave., Upland

The City of Upland Recreation Division, the Upland-Foothill Kiwanis and Boy Scouts Troop 601 have teamed up again to bring Santa Claus down from the North Pole for our Annual Breakfast With Santa! Your visit with Santa will include a super delicious breakfast of pancakes, sausage, juices, and coffee. Breakfast will be served from 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Children will have an opportunity to share their “wish list” with Santa. Pictures may be taken with your camera. For more information or to register online, please click here.

2014 "Home For The Holidays" House Decorating Contest
Date: 12/11/2014 • Time: TBA
Location: Upland Residents

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The City of Upland Recreation Division is sponsoring their Annual Holiday House Decorating Contest and invites all Upland residents to enter. All entries must be received no later than Thursday, December 11th. The decorating categories include: Neighborhood (A Minimum Of Three Houses), Humorous, Lights Extravaganza, Reason For The Season, Originality and Most Animated. Judging date(s) to be announced. This is a FREE contest. For more information, please contact the City of Upland Recreation Division Office at (909) 931-4280.

The Golden Era of Harmony II
Date: 12/13/2014 • Time: 3:00 P.M.
Location: 850 N. San Antonio Ave. Upland

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Historic Upland Walking Tours
Date: Ongoing
When: 2nd Saturday Of Each Month
Location: Steps Of Cooper Museum, 217

Join us for an in-depth look at Upland’s history, downtown businesses and people that define the City of Gracious Living. Tours are approximately two hours and one mile in length over flat surfaces. The tour is free. There is a $5.00 suggested donation for the Cooper Museum. For more information or to confirm walking tour date, please contact (909) 982-8010 or please click here.

Where In The World Is The Upland Chamber Of Commerce Traveling Next?
Date: Ongoing
When: TBA
Location: Upland Chamber Of Commerce, 215 N. 2nd Ave., Ste D, Upland

To find out, please contact the Upland Chamber of Commerce at (909) 204-4465. We have traveled to China, Italy, Australia, Spain, Ireland, and have even taken a Fall Foliage Tour right here in our beautiful USA. Join us as we discover Tropical Costa Rica with an optional 3 night jungle adventure February 23- March 3, 2015 and in November we will are doing Reflections of Italy November 2, - 11, 2015. Please see chamber website for additional information Let’s create memories to last a life time.

Conversations About God
Date: Ongoing
When: Fourth Tuesday, January through October 2013
Location: Carnegie Cultural Center- 123 E D Street

Free monthly seminar series, co-sponsored by the Upland Interfaith Council. Click here for information on each month's topic. This series will break for the winter holidays and return in January 2015.