Yuma, Arizona - With seven months of training under their collars, followed by four weeks of certification, the newest members of Yuma Sector’s canine crew have been certified “good to go” and are slated to begin their first assignments at a Blythe Station checkpoint.
Yuma, Arizona - On Monday, December 9th, children of all ages are invited to the Main Library at 10:30 a.m. for a Christmas Tree Craft! Use your imagination to create edible Christmas trees using ice cream cones, frosting, and candy decorations. Supplies will be provided. There is no charge to attend.
Yuma, Arizona - Bring in cans of food to pay for your overdue fines during the 24th Annual Food for Fines program at Yuma County Libraries! From 9:00 a.m. Monday, December 9th until 5:00 p.m. Saturday, December 21st, one dollar in overdue fines will be cleared for every 10 oz. (or larger) can of food that is donated.
Yuma, Arizona - Seize the chance to learn about volunteer opportunities in Yuma County! On Saturday, December 14th, the Yuma County Library District and YANPI (Yuma Area Nonprofit Institute) will host a free Volunteer Fair at the Yuma Main Library from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. A wide range of interests, including health, the environment, animals, poverty, and education, will be represented by different nonprofit organizations. Find the cause that’s right for you! There is no charge to attend.
Yuma, Arizona - Refine your drawing skills at the Heritage Library! On Saturday, December 14th, instructor Fred Tarwater will host “Cartoon Saturday,” a drawing and sketching workshop, from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Learn tips and tricks for drawing characters and animals. There is no charge to attend; however, participants should bring a drawing tablet and pencils.
Yuma, Arizona - Learn how to “Claim Your Space” at the Main Library! On Saturday, December 7th, interior designer Diane Hunt will help teens ages 13-18 design their dream bedroom from 1:00-2:00 p.m. at the Main Library. Learn some design basics and how to decorate on a budget using your own personal flair! You can even bring a photo of your room for expert tips. There is no charge to attend and door prizes will be available.