2014 Summer Reading Program “Fizz Boom Read!”

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Explore the world of science during the Yuma County Library District’s 2014 Summer Reading Program “Fizz Boom Read!” Readers of all ages can participate in programs designed to foster and support a love of reading.

Super Sign-up Day is Saturday, June 7th. Stop by any library to pick up your reading log and participate in a kick-off activity!

Summer Reading programs and activities will be held Saturday, June 7th, through Saturday, July 26th. All programs are free of charge. Visit our Calendar of Events for a complete summer reading schedule.

Special Performances

rattlesnake balloon sculpture

 

The Balloon Cowboy
June 10th-13th
Behold amazing balloon sculptures, fantastic storytelling, and maybe even a little magic with AZ Rick from “A Great Little Balloon Company.”

 

Steve Weeks

 

Musician Steve Weeks
June 27th-28th
Sing and dance to the quirky, upbeat music of Parents’ Choice winner Steve Weeks!

 

 

Richard Steele

 

Magician Richard Steele
July 16th-18th
Enjoy magic, mind reading, and comedy with Magician Richard Steele.

 

 

 

Eileen Morgan

 

Drummer Eileen Morgan
July 22nd-24th
Get pumped during a high energy performance of Japanese Taiko Drumming with performer/instructor Eileen Morgan!

 

Free Lunch Program
The Yuma Union High School District will continue providing meals for local children this summer. Through the U.S. Department of Agriculture Summer Food Service Program, which YUHSD implemented in 2001, any child under 18 can participate for free. There are no income or registration requirements.

The lunch program is available from June 9th – July 18th.

Main Library, 12:00-1:15pm
San Luis Library, 11:15am – 12:45pm

Hoopla

ht_hooplaWant access to thousands of movies, television shows, music compilations and audiobooks? All you need is your library card!

In honor of National Library Week, the Yuma County Library District is pleased to introduce its newest service, hoopla digital. Thousands of titles – from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers – are available to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to smartphones, tablets and computers.

Sign up today! Library card holders can visit https://www.hoopladigital.com/home to get started. Download the free hoopla digital mobile app, or simply sign up and stream content through your Internet browser. All content is available all the time–there’s no waiting to borrow popular movies, TV shows, albums or audiobooks. And hoopla digital’s automatic return feature eliminates late fees!

For more information, call (928) 782-1871 or visit any Yuma County Library.

National Library Week is sponsored by the American Library Association.