Bouncing Ball Science @ Main Library

Teens are invited to the Main Library on Saturday, September 20th, to make bouncing balls! Join us at 3:00 p.m. to mix a few simple ingredients and make your own bouncing ball to take home. There is no charge to attend.

The Main Library is located at 2951 S 21st Drive. For more information, call (928) 782-1871.

LEGO Club @ Wellton Library

Lego/Duplo Club will be held every Saturday in September at 1:30 p.m. at the Wellton Library. Ages 6+ are invited to participate in a different building theme and activity. Children 5 and younger can enjoy free play with Duplo blocks. There is no charge to attend.

The Wellton Library is located at 28790 San Jose Avenue in Wellton, AZ. For more information, call (928) 785-9575.

Teen Hip Hop Club @ Somerton Library

Love to dance? Want to improve your moves, and learn new ones? Beginning Friday, September 5th, the Somerton Library will host “Teen Hip Hop Club” every Friday at 4:00 p.m. Learn the latest dancing moves and develop your own style. Teens ages 13-18 welcome! There is no charge to attend.

The Somerton Library is located at 240 Canal Street in Somerton, AZ. For more information, call (928) 627-2149.

Scrapbooking @ San Luis Library

Learn the art of scrapbooking! Beginning Thursday, September 4th, the San Luis Library will host “Scrapbooking with Emma” every Thursday at 4:00 p.m. for teens and adults. Topics include layouts, photo organization tips, and journaling. Materials will be provided for the first class. 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.

Alzheimer’s: Know the 10 Signs @ Heritage Library

On Thursday, September 18th, the Heritage Library will host “Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters,” from 12:00-1:00 p.m. This free educational workshop is presented by the Desert Southwest Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.

This interactive workshop helps participants to learn the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s disease and the importance of early detection. We’ll separate myth from reality and address commonly-held fears about Alzheimer’s. Hear from people who have the disease and find out how to recognize the signs in yourself and others and what to do about it.

The Heritage Library is located at 350 S Third Avenue. For more information, call (928) 783-5415.

Stargazing @ Foothills Library

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Stargazers can enjoy the cosmos at the Foothills Library! Join Ken Conway, who has presented astronomy programs as a National Park Ranger, on Thursday, September 18th and 25th, to “Look Up!” The group meets in the Foothills Library parking lot. Lawn chairs, binoculars, and telescopes welcome! There is no charge to attend.

Thursday, September 18th @ 7:00 p.m.
Messier Madness!
Learn about early astronomer Charles Messier.

Thursday, September 25th @ 7:00 p.m.
Look Up!
View the moon and constellations, discuss the journey to the stars, and find out what’s new in the world of astronomy.

The Foothills Library is located at 13226 E. South Frontage Road. For more information, call (928) 342-1640.

eResources @ Foothills Library

Explore the digital side of the Yuma County Library District! On Saturday, September 13th and 20th, the Foothills Library will present “Library eResources” at 3:30 p.m. Topics include language-learning software, eBooks and eMagazines, streaming movies, and more! Attendees will have a chance to participate and ask questions. Basic computer skills are required. There is no charge to attend.

The Foothills Library is located at 13226 E. South Frontage Road. For more information, call (928) 342-1640.

Spy Tech @ Foothills Library

Children of all ages are invited to the Foothills Library Saturday afternoons in September for crafts, programs, and fun! A different activity will be offered each week. There is no charge to attend. On Saturday, September 13th @ 1:00 p.m., learn how codes, secrets messages, and other spy technologies work!

The Foothills Library is located at 13226 E South Frontage Road. For more information, call (928) 342-1640.

Hispanic Heritage Month @ Main Library

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the Main Library! On Friday, September 12th, join us in the Centennial Heritage Area at 7:00 p.m. for live music and dance performances by Gadsden Elementary School mariachi band Flor del Desierto, folkloric music group Sikuris, mariachi singer Camila Ruiz, and the Gadsden School District Folkloric Dancers. Local Hispanic community organizations will provide information on their programs and services to the public. There is no charge to attend this family friendly event.

The Main Library is located at 2951 S 21st Drive. For more information, call Alex Garcia, Teen/Spanish Outreach, (928) 373-6481.

Cuban Dance @ Foothills Library

On Thursday, September 4th, Cuban native Raimundo Martinez will teach basic salsa, rumba, and other popular dances from 4:00-5:00 p.m. There is no charge to attend, and all ages are welcome.

Please note, instruction will be offered in English and Spanish.

The Foothills Library is located at 13226 E South Frontage Road. For more information, call (928) 342-1640.