Alzheimer's: When to stop driving

Yuma, Arizona - Driving is a routine part of adult life for many people. It's also a symbol of independence. While the focused concentration and quick reaction time needed for safe driving tends to decline with age, Alzheimer's disease accelerates this process dramatically.

Black Bean Cakes

Yuma, Arizona - For convenience, you may use canned black beans instead of the dried variety in this recipe. Although canned beans typically contain more sodium than home-cooked beans, you can rinse and drain them before use to help reduce the amount of sodium.

Cocopah Archaeology

Wellton, Arizona - On Thursday, March 22nd, Jill McCormick, Cocopah Tribe cultural resources manager, will share information about local archaeological cultural resources and their importance to tribal cultures at 10:30 a.m. Learn about local sites and ongoing efforts to protect the resources, including volunteer organizations such as the Arizona Site Steward Program.

Somerton Teddy Bear Picnic

Somerton, Arizona - On Saturday, March 24th, visit the Somerton Library at 4:00 p.m. for a roaring good time at the Somerton Teddy Bear Picnic! Children of all ages are invited to bring their favorite teddy bear or stuffed animal for games, crafts, story time, and light refreshments.

Evening of stargazing

Somerton, Arizona - On Wednesday, March 21st, enjoy an evening of stargazing at the Somerton Library! Telescopes will be provided courtesy of the Friends of the Foothills Library from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Lawn chairs, binoculars, and telescopes welcome!