Monthly Archives: June 2012


Emergency! Urgent Care and the ER in Yuma.


I wish we didn’t need to think about what to do in case of a health emergency, but it’s going to happen. And it’s going to happen on a weeknight or anytime over the weekend (heaven forbid a kid get sick or hurt during “regular business hours”)! Emergency Room or Urgent Care? When you have […]

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Second CASH MOB – Thursday June 28th!


Yuma small businesses need your support to stay afloat during the slow summer months. A fun way to help out is to attend a Cash Mob! Similar to a Flash Mob, but instead of flashing your dance moves, you flash some cash! Bring your $20 down to The Corner Bookshop, located at 345 West 32nd Street […]

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Kennedy Skate Park Re-opens June 29!


Destiny Christian Church Donates Fantastic Skate Park Equipment! With input from loyal, local skateboard regulars, some fantastic equipment (donated by Destiny Christian Church) is being installed at Kennedy Skate Park. Bring your boards and tricks to Kennedy Skate Park on Friday, June 29 at 7:00 pm and be the first to try out the awesome […]

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Pat Benatar at the Quechan Casino


  “Hit me with your best shot!” Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo will be live in concert at the Quechan Casino Resort on Friday, July 20th!   Date:  Friday, July 20th Time:  8:00 pm (doors open at 7:00 pm) Place:  Quechan Casino Resort, Pipa Event Center Cost:  Tickets start at $29 and can be purchased […]

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Dads ‘n Donuts Story Time


Anyone else find it interesting that Dads have to be bribed with donuts to attend storytime? I am going to petition that us moms get some chocolate at ours! Anyway, Dads, this story time is just for you! Bring your kids (all ages welcome) to the Main Library for story time and donuts will be […]

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Fourth of July Events – 2012


Here is a little compilation of local events this Independence Day. Have fun and be safe! Celebrate a day early at the Paradise Casino! Lots of freebies for kids, live music, and fireworks at 9:30 pm. Date:  Tuesday, July 3, 2012 Time:  7:00 – 10:00 pm, Fireworks display around 9:30 pm Place:  Paradise Casino Parking Lot Cost:  FREE […]

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Facebook Feed: Are you getting it?


  I definitely have a love-hate thing going on with Facebook! It has been brought to my attention that not everyone who has “Liked” YumaMom.com on Facebook is seeing the updates in their feed. That makes me sad 🙁 To fix it: Go to YumaMom.com on Facebook. Hover (or click) where it says “Liked” on the […]

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First Smiles FREE for children 0-5


First Smiles  (928) 726-3904 This program funded through First Things First, provides dental health education, dental screenings and fluoride varnish applications by a trained oral health care professional, and works with local dental providers to increase children’s access to preventive dental care. First Smiles Yuma provides services at no cost to children age 0-5 in […]

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Family Swim at Valley Aquatic Center


Champion Church invites you to join their 4th of July FAMILY SWIM @ Valley Aquatic Center Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 from 6:00PM-8:00PM $1/Person Bring a Picnic Dinner!  (There will not be concessions at this event.) Click here for more details.

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ZumbAtomic Giveaway ends Tomorrow!


World Gym is Giving Away a 3 week ZumbAtomic session (Zumba for kids ages 6-11) at World Gym on July 18, 25 and Aug 1,  a “Parent Pass” that allows one parent full access to the gym and pool while their kid is at Zumba, and a FREE Zumba bracelet. Click here to enter.  This giveaway […]

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