Category Archives: Library


Grant Writing Boot Camp


Learn how to successfully write grants at an one-day course on February 6. It’s a skill worth learning. This course, hosted by YANPI, covers the essential grant writing strategies and skills required to successfully submit competitive corporate and foundation proposals and state and federal grant applications for funding consideration. Emphasis placed on researching and writing.   This course is $99. Register here.

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Filmed in Yuma


Learn a little more about the history of films made in Yuma. This is FREE to attend.

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Santa to Visit the Library


Santa is going to visit the Main Library on Saturday, December 16, at 10:30 a.m. 

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Food for Fines


Bring in cans of food to pay for your overdue fines during the 28th Annual Food for Fines program at Yuma County Libraries! From 9 a.m. Monday, December 11 until 5 p.m. Saturday, December 23, one dollar in overdue fines will be cleared for every 10 oz. (or larger) can of food that is donated. Only labeled cans will be […]

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Technology Petting Zoo


The Yuma County Library District is pleased to introduce the LEADing (Libraries Enabling Assistive Discovery) Technology Project for people of all ages with physical and developmental disabilities. Located at the Main Library, the LEADing Technology Project features an interactive display table and platform, digital pens for scanning, recording, and scribing, and virtual reality systems. Want […]

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Technology Petting Zoo


The Yuma County Library District is pleased to introduce the LEADing (Libraries Enabling Assistive Discovery) Technology Project for people of all ages with physical and developmental disabilities. Located at the Main Library, the LEADing Technology Project features an interactive display table and platform, digital pens for scanning, recording, and scribing, and virtual reality systems. Want […]

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Fall Festival in Somerton


The Somerton Library will host the 6th Annual Fall Festival on Saturday, October 28, at 10:00 a.m. Families are invited to enjoy stories, games, crafts, and a Halloween costume contest! Light refreshments will be served. There is no charge to attend. The Somerton Library is located at 240 Canal Street in Somerton, AZ. For more information, call (928) 627-2149.

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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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Autism Support Group


Parents and caregivers are invited to the Heritage Library at 2:00 p.m. every Saturday for Autism Parents Networking, a bilingual support group for those who care for children on the autism spectrum. Share tips and experiences and learn about services available in Yuma County. There is no charge to attend. Please bring your child for an autism-friendly […]

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Assisstive Technology Petting Zoo


The Yuma County Library District is pleased to introduce the LEADing (Libraries Enabling Assistive Discovery) Technology Project at the Main Library! Using grant funds provided by the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA), the Library District has purchased several pieces of specialized assistive technology that can be used by children, teens, and adults with physical […]

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