Category Archives: Education


FREE Tinkergarten Classes


Tinkergarten provides wonderful early childhood learning in the healthiest classroom of all-the outdoors. It’s not a typical kids class—they share ideas with educational frameworks like Montessori, Waldorf, and Reggio Emilia, but it’s much more. There will be FREE trial classes offered in order to share this excellent program with the Yuma community! These classes are […]

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FREE PBS Literacy Workshops


Yuma is super fortunate to get these FREE literacy workshops here. PBS knows how to put on a good program.

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The Camel Farm Will Open for the Season


The Camel Farm will open September 30 for the season! We have so much fun at The Camel Farm.  The animals are all very friendly.  The staff is so willing to visit and educate the kids (and parents) if you choose.  There are many exotic animals to see. Some of the animals I can recall […]

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Discover Space: A Cosmic Journey


Discover Space: A Cosmic Journey is a national traveling exhibit that explores the fascinating world of space and astronomy. The exhibit covers topics such as the formation of planetary systems, asteroids and comets, Mars exploration, and solar storms and their impacts on Earth. The Yuma County Library District’s Main Library was selected as one of […]

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Crane iLearning Academy


  Looking for an alternative to a brick and mortar school? Tried other online options with no luck? Do you currently home school and need a little extra support? Crane iLearning Academy is now enrolling for the 2017-2018 school year and is available to all Arizona 3rd-8th grade students. We provide an alternative to traditional […]

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Yuma Real Estate Academy


Might you be interested in getting licensed to sell real estate? New classes begin August 15. Check it out.  

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View the Eclipse


Get ready for what may be the most photographed event in history! On Monday, August 21, the Main Library is hosting a Solar Eclipse Viewing at 9:15 a.m. Attend a brief presentation Live Stream from NASA, and receive a free pair of viewing glasses (while supplies last). Then, head outdoors to watch this spectacular event! Several telescopes that […]

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Writing Workshops


Have you thought about becoming a writer or maybe a better writer? You can attend these workshops for FREE.

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Teacher Appreciation at Barnes & Noble


Pre-K through Grade 12 educators join us every Saturday and Sunday in August to do your back-to-school shopping and enjoy 25% off most books, toys, games, movies, music, and 10% off Café consumables and select NOOK devices. Plus, special giveaways on Saturday, August 5, while supplies last.

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Burglars, Theft, & You


This event is FREE, and it’s tonight! Register here.

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