Category Archives: Library


Sensory vs. Behavior Workshop


Learn more about this complex topi at this FREE workshop April 29 at the library. RSVP to save your spot.

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Be Safe Workshop


What would your son, daughter, or student with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) do in an encounter with the police? The Yuma County Library District, in collaboration with Un Sueño Diferente Support Group and Autism Society of Greater Phoenix, will host a “BE SAFE” workshop on Saturday, March 11, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at […]

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Annual Teddy Bear Picnic


Pack a sack lunch, grab your Teddy Bear, and join Booker Bear for the Yuma County Library’s 41st Annual Teddy Bear Picnic! The picnic will be held Saturday, March 11, from 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. on the Centennial Heritage Area lawn (weather permitting) at the Main Library. Enjoy activities, crafts, storytime, and a Bear […]

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Author Craig Johnson to Visit Yuma


I am pretty darn excited about this one!  My dad loves Craig Johnson’s Longmire books, and the show is hugely popular.  Well, HE’S COMING TO YUMA! Let’s show him a warm welcome. There are two discussion sessions to choose from: Thursday, March 9, 2017 • 1:00-2:30 p.m. Yuma Main Library 2951 S. 21st Drive, Yuma, […]

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Overeaters Anonymous


No matter what your problem with food — compulsive overeating, under-eating, food addiction, anorexia, bulimia, binge eating, or overexercising — we have a solution. Yuma Overeaters Anonymous will meet February 4 from 1 – 4 p.m. at the Main Library (2951 W. 21st Lane).  Check out the Facebook page here.

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Heritage Mural Project


High school kids interested in learning how to paint murals can keep themselves busy over the holiday break.  This FREE program sponsored by the library will teach proper application of a large scale mural and the kids will actually complete a mural at Yuma High over break. Click here to learn more and get involved.

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Native Voices


This FREE exhibit at the library looks really neat!

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Star Wars Reads Day


On Saturday, October 15, the Foothills Library will join libraries and bookstores around the galaxy for the 5th Annual Star Wars Reads Day! This exciting event celebrates the joy of reading and all things Star Wars. Fans of all ages are invited to dress up in their best Jedi or Imperial attire and enjoy games, […]

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Using an IEP


Learn how to use an IEP tonight, September 22.  This class will be offered in both English with Spanish simultaneous translation.

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Reminder of Bilingual Story Time


We just wanted to remind you about these awesome, bilingual story times that just started at the library.  

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