The 2020 One Book Yuma selection is Indianapolis: the True Story of the Worst Sea Disaster in US Naval History and the Fifty-Year Fight to Exonerate an Innocent Man by Lynn Vincent and Sara Vladic. Make this a true community-wide reading event! Pick up your copy of Indianapolis at your local library. Sara Vladic will […]
Do you love D.I.Y.? The Heritage Library offers crafts for adults 18 and older every month! Try new projects and make new friends. On Saturday, February 1st, join us at 10:30 a.m. for Mixed Media Valentines. Create a one-of-a-kind Valentine using an assortment of art supplies provided by the library! There is no charge to […]
The Yuma County Library District is pleased to announce the launch of “Full STEAM Ahead!” a program initiative to expose youth in Yuma County to science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics, and foster innovation, discovery, and invention. Using grant funds provided by the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA), the Library District has purchased technology […]
On Thursday, January 30th, children of all ages are invited to the San Luis Library at 5:30 p.m. for an “I Have a Dreamcatcher” craft. Design and decorate a dreamcatcher to celebrate Civil Rights Movement leader Martin Luther King Jr and honor his famous “I Have a Dream” speech. Supplies will be provided. There is […]
On Thursday, January 30th, children of all ages are invited to the Heritage Library at 11:15 a.m. for Multicultural Storytime. Learn about different cultures around the world through stories, songs, and activities! There is no charge to attend. The Heritage Library is located at 350 S Third Avenue. For more information, call (928) 783-5415.
Do you love D.I.Y.? The Wellton Library offers crafts for adults every month! Try new projects and make new friends. On Thursday, January 30th, join us at 10:30 a.m. for Glass Painting. Turn ordinary glass items into spectacular, one-of-a-kind creations. (Materials will be provided, but participants may also bring a glass item of their own.) […]
Discover Yuma’s movie history at the Main Library! On Thursday, January 30th, Librarian Jim Patrick presents “Filmed in Yuma” at 10:30 a.m. Yuma and the Imperial Sand Dunes have graced the silver screen for over a century, serving as scene locales in silent films, Hollywood classics, and independent movies. Learn about top filming locations, find […]
On Wednesday, January 29th, teens are invited to the Somerton Library at 1:00 p.m. for Chess Club. Learn how to play chess or improve your skills! Ages 13-17 welcome. There is no charge to attend. The Somerton Library is located at 240 Canal Street. For more information, call (928) 627-2149.
On Monday, January 27th, families with children of all ages are invited to the Main Library at 10:30 a.m. for Bilingual Family Storytime. Participate in stories, music, and more in English and Spanish. Afterwards, join us for a craft! There is no charge to attend. The Main Library is located at 2951 S 21st Drive. […]
On Saturday, January 25th, the Foothills Library will host “Local Authors Present!” at 1:00 p.m. Hear our local authors talk about their writing experiences and inspirations, and learn more about writing, publishing, marketing, and more. There is no charge to attend. This program is co-hosted by the writers groups “Write on the Edge” and “Share […]