Yuma, Arizona - National Novel Writing Month is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to novel writing! Participants begin writing on November 1st. The goal is to write a 50,000-word (approximately 175 page) novel by 11:59:59, November 30th.

Yuma, Arizona - Musical film enthusiasts are invited to the Heritage Library on Saturday, September 3rd, for “The Sound of Music.” Test your knowledge and participate in movie trivia at 1:00 p.m., then enjoy the film in its entirety

Yuma, Arizona - Adults 18 and older are invited to the Heritage Library Fridays and Saturdays for relaxing coloring and crafts! There is no charge to attend.

Yuma, Arizona - On Saturday, September 3rd, Melissa Wyatt, Yuma County Family, Consumer, and Health Sciences Agent for the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension, will present “Drying Vegetables” at 10:00 a.m. at the Main Library. Learn about the benefits of food dehydration, and how to dehydrate and store vegetables.

Yuma, Arizona - The City of Yuma's annual Tunes and Tacos Festival ranked first in its category for Outstanding Program/Community Special Event for populations of 25,000 to 100,000 at the 2016 Arizona Parks and Recreation Association (APRA) awards.