Somerton, Arizona - Children of all ages are invited to the Somerton Library for summer reading crafts, programs, and fun! There is no charge to attend any program.
Wednesday, June 1st, *8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th @ 10:30 a.m.
Children ages 2 and under can enjoy songs, rhymes, stories, and playtime! For newborns to crawlers.
*with special guest First Smiles
Thursday, June 2nd & 30th @ 1:30 p.m.
Challenge your friends to “Super Mario Kart” to determine who is the true king of the Mushroom Kingdom racing circuits! (Ages 10-12)
Thursday, June 2nd & 30th @ 4:00 p.m.
Build and share ideas with fellow LEGO fans! (Ages 6-12)
Friday, June 3rd, 10th, 17th @ 10:30 a.m.
Children ages 3-5 can enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and crafts while building language and learning skills.
Saturday, June 4th @ 10:00 a.m.
Summer Reading Super Sign-up Day!
Visit the library to sign up for “On Your Mark, Get Set…READ!” 2016 summer reading program!
Tuesday, June 7th @ 1:30 p.m.
Yuma United MMA Gym
Coaches and fighters will discuss mixed martial arts, demonstrate moves, and lead you in training exercises!
Tuesday, June 7th, 14th, 21st @ 4:00 p.m. AND Thursday, June 9th, 16th, 23rd @ 4:00 p.m.
Family Literacy Workshops
The AZ PBS Family Literacy Workshop affords parents the opportunity to learn about, and put into practice, ways in which they can enhance the language and literacy development of the children they care for. Childcare will be provided.
Wednesday, June 8th @ 1:30 p.m.
Olympic Flag Garland
Celebrate the Summer Olympics by creating your own Olympic Flag Garland. (Ages 6-12)
Thursday, June 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th @ 11:30 a.m.
Cooking with Kids
Learn the joy of cooking and the skills you need to make healthy food choices!
Thursday, June 9th @ 1:30 p.m.
Magician Richard Steele
Enjoy magic, mind reading, and comedy with Magician Richard Steele.
Tuesday, June 14th & 21st @ 10:30 a.m.
Children ages 18 months to 5 years old can build and play with Duplo blocks.
Tuesday, June 14th, 21st, 28th @ 1:00 p.m.
Kid’s Hip Hop Class
Are you ready to “move it, move it?” Learn some basic hip hop dance moves with Dancer’s Workshop of Yuma! (Ages 6-11)
Wednesday, June 15th, 22nd, 29th @ 1:00 p.m.
Teen/Tween Hip Hop Class
Are you ready to “move it, move it?” Learn some basic hip hop dance moves with Dancer’s Workshop of Yuma! (Ages 12-18)
Wednesday, June 15th @ 4:00 p.m.
Father’s Day Craft
Make this Father’s Day extra special with a homemade gift!
Thursday, June 16th @ 1:00 p.m.
Local roller derby team Bordercity Rollers share the rules of the rink and what it takes to play roller derby.
Friday, June 17th @ 1:30 p.m.
Participate in an action-packed game of Balloon Tennis!
Wednesday, June 22nd @ 3:00 p.m.
Martial arts instructor Francisco “Taco Sensei” Aguilar will demonstrate basic self-defense techniques.
Thursday, June 23rd @ 1:30 p.m.
Sumo Suit Game
Get ready to huff and puff as you race against the clock to build the biggest and best Sumo suit!
Friday, June 24th @ 10:30 a.m.
The Balloon Cowboy
Enjoy an interactive storytime with the Balloon Cowboy and his amazing balloon creations!
The Somerton Library is located at 240 Canal Street in Somerton, AZ. For more information, call (928) 627-2149.