Spring cleaning is boring, but family outings are always a good time. Ditch the broom, ignore the junk piling up in your closets, and get out into that magically beautiful Southern California weather. Have a great week everyone!

MONDAY

3/23, Exhibit – “A Living Legacy: The Collections of RSABG” at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden in Claremont from 10a.m. to 5p.m. This gorgeous garden just above Foothill Boulevard has archives, a herbarium, a living collection,  library and seed bank that have contributed to our great state’s botanical history, which you can explore at this exhibition.

TUESDAY

3/24, Museum – Corona Heritage Museum in Corona from 10a.m. to 2p.m. Admission is free. Curated by Noella Benvenuti, this museum is a true gift of knowledge and culture for the city of Corona, as well as all residents of SoCal. Check out their Tree Tour, Art Studio Tour, Model Railroad and more. Individuals are welcome to wander the grounds, while tours must be scheduled in advance by calling (951) 734-8779.

WEDNESDAY

3/25, Performance – Rain: A Tribute to The Beatles at Fox Performing Arts Center in Riverside at 7:30p.m. Doors open at 6:30p.m. Must be age five or older, and a ticket is required for each person admitted. Tickets range from $28 to $63.50. This multi-media spectacular performance will take you back in time with some of the greatest hits by The Beatles.


THURSDAY

3/26, Movie – Thursday Night Theatre: Going to the Dogs at Ovitt Family Community Library in Ontario from 6:30 to 8:30p.m. Free for everyone. There is nothing more heart-warming and silly than a doggy themed movie. Come with the little ones to enjoy one of four dog-themed movies that are sure to be comedic as they are cute.
 
3/26, Story Time – Tiny Tot Story Times at A.K. Smiley Public Library in Redlands at 10:15a.m. and 10:40a.m. The quick 15 minute story times for toddlers ages two and three will certainly give your little one an interactive way to get all the energy out with stories, songs and fingerplay.

FRIDAY

3/27, Mini-Golf – Unlimited Mini-Golf at Scandia in Ontario from 12p.m. to 11p.m. Price is $11.50 for those 48” and over and $8.50 for those 48” and under. Other rate specials and options are available online. Scandia is a one-stop fun zone with rides, arcade games, bumper cars, batting cages and more. Don’t miss your chance to have a full day of miniature golfing on their two awesome courses.

3/27, Aviation Museum – March Air Field Museum in from 9a.m. to 4p.m. Admission is $10 for 12 and up, $5 for 5 to 11, and free for children 4 and under, as well as active duty military and reserves. This huge museum offers more than 70 aircraft and over 30,000 artifacts, all sharing humankind’s love for journeying into the skies.


Have you visited any of these places? Feel free to recommend your favorite IE-spot to hang with the little ones in the comments below!