On Saturday, January 26th, teens are invited to the Heritage Library at 11:00 a.m. for Graphic Novel Club. Fans of comics, manga, and graphic novels can meet other fans and discover new favorites! There is no charge to attend. Ages 13-17 welcome. The Heritage Library is located at 350 S Third Avenue. For more information, […]
On Saturday, January 26th, the Foothills Library will celebrate the 5th Annual Harry Potter Book Day! This exciting event gives new and existing fans a chance to share the wonder of J.K. Rowling’s unforgettable stories and, most excitingly, to introduce the next generation of readers to the unparalleled magic of Harry Potter. Join us from […]
On Friday, January 25th, Bill Heidner, Museum Curator of the Yuma Proving Ground Heritage Center, will present “The American Theater of Operations: The Desert Training Center / California-Arizona Maneuver Area Comes of Age” at the Foothills and Main libraries. Retrace the history of the Desert Training Center and the California – Arizona Maneuver Area (DTC […]
On Thursday, January 24th, the Wellton Library will host “Irrigating the Celebrated Mohawk Valley” at 10:30 a.m. Local author Shirley Murdock will discuss the history of irrigation in the Mohawk Valley, which began in the 1880’s when canals were built using mule teams. There is no charge to attend. The Wellton Library is located at […]
On Wednesday, January 23rd, visit the San Luis Library at 5:00 p.m. for Astrology Basics! Learn about the planets, zodiac signs, astrological houses, and horoscopes. All ages welcome. There is no charge to attend. The San Luis Library is located at 1075 N 6th Avenue in San Luis, Arizona. For more information, call (928) 627-8344.
On Wednesday, January 23rd, children ages 6-12 are invited to the Somerton Library at 1:00 p.m. for Inventor’s Box Challenge! Put on your STEM thinking cap, select materials from the box, and create a unique invention. There is no charge to attend. The Somerton Library is located at 240 Canal Street in Somerton, AZ. For […]
On Tuesday, January 22nd, the Foothills Library is hosting a Community Meeting with District 3 Yuma County Supervisor Darren Simmons at 4:00 p.m. Ask questions, voice concerns, or just say hello! There is no charge to attend. The Foothills Library is located at 13226 E. South Frontage Road. For more information, call (928) 342-1640.
On Saturday, January 19th, children of all ages are invited to the Heritage Library at 11:00 a.m. for a Martin Luther King, Jr. craft. Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by creating your own “I Have a Dream” piece of art. There is no charge to attend. The Heritage Library is located at 350 S […]
Stargazers can enjoy the cosmos at the Foothills Library! The library’s astronomy group will meet at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 17th, in the Foothills Library parking lot, 13226 E. South Frontage Road. Lawn chairs, binoculars, and telescopes welcome! Telescopes will be provided courtesy of the Friends of the Foothills Library. There is no charge […]
Batter up! On Thursday, January 17th, Librarian Jim Patrick will present “The San Diego Padres in Yuma, 1969-1993” at 10:30 a.m. at the Wellton Library. Spring 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the San Diego Padres’ inaugural spring training season in Yuma. Learn about Yuma’s many tries to attract professional teams, what Padres’ players and […]