Category Archives: school age


Artsy Fartsy Class for Kids


Join The Artsy Fartsy Studio for a fun day of painting and friends! The fun will happen Saturday, March 14. The featured painting is Bob the Octopus. Colors can be changed to suit your child. The canvas size is 11×14 and is pre-traced with the design. All instruction and supplies are included. Mini Picasso classes […]

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Yuma ROCKS


A science club has formed in Yuma called YumaROCKS (Recreation Outdoor Classroom Kids Science).  This kindergarten – 8th grade club will meet at the West Wetlands two Saturdays this month; November 8 and 22 at 11:00 a.m. for a 90 minute session. The cost to attend one of these science, fun filled sessions is $15 […]

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Yuma ROCKS This Weekend for Halloween


A science club has formed in Yuma called YumaROCKS (Recreation Outdoor Classroom Kids Science).  This kindergarten – 8th grade club meets at Valley Horizon School two Saturdays a month.  There are three sessions offered for 90 minutes each this Saturday, October 25.  The sessions begin at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 2:00 p.m.  The cost […]

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The Camel Farm is Open for the Season


The Saihati Camel Farm is located at 15672 S. Ave. 1E (corner of County 16 and Ave 1E).  The Camel farm is a working farm specializing in the breeding of Arabian (one-humped) camels and other exotic and unusual animals and birds. Besides the camels, you’ll see an ostrich (it’s huge!!), miniature donkeys, a llama, sheep, […]

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Sunshine Singers Registration


Sunshine Singers is now accepting enrollment for the 2014-2015 school year.  I might be this group’s biggest fan.  They are so adorable! Sunshine Singers range from kinder – 6th grades.  The group meets for practice once a week and performs all around Yuma at local events. This school year they might possibly split into an […]

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Cardboard Creations


Kids (7-12) can build their own transportation out of cardboard.  They can try cars, trains, boats, and/or planes. This class runs from July 14 – 17 (Monday through Thursday) 1 – 4:45 p.m. at the Clymer building. The cost is $35 for city residents. Call to register (928) 373-5243.

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AWC July Volleyball Camp


  AWC runs some really wonderful athletic camps through the summer.  The volleyball camp is no exception.  My daughter and some of her friends have attended Coach Smith’s camp and have learned so much. July 22 – 24 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. for $125* your child (8-14) can receive quality instruction from AWC […]

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Fireworks Class for Kids


The city is offering an all American class, and they have promised it’s packed with nothing but fun.  The class will celebrate the 4th of July by making homemade ice cream, holding a watermelon eating contest, and hosting a cupcake war.  The week will end with an indoor BBQ. “Fireworks” begins June 30 and runs […]

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Joann’s Kids’ Camps


Joann Fabric and Craft Stores offers kids’ camps throughout the summer.  Most of them are created for children 8 years and older.  You can find some here and there for 5 and up.  The classes are typically two or three hours at one time, and sometimes they will meet twice (two sessions).  The cost ranges from $20 […]

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Pop Warner Football


  Registration for Pop Warner Football will be May 31, June 7, 21, and July 12 from 9:00 – 2:00 p.m. at the North End Community Center (160 E. 1st Street).  You  must bring the child’s birth certificate, report card, wallet size picture, and proof of a physical.  Volunteers and coaches still needed!  The season […]

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