Category Archives: Special Needs


Sensory Sensitive Day at Children’s Museum


Special Event Tuesday for Children with Sensory Sensitivities Tuesday, June 20, from 3:30-5:30 p.m., the Children’s Museum of Yuma County will host a Sensory Friendly Event at our Yuma Art Center summer location. $2 per person admission will give you access to our exhibits during a less busy time of the week. Certain exhibits will […]

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Sensory Storytime


Four library locations now offer a sensory sensitive storytime. Call your favorite branch for more details. All ages are welcome but you must register and supplies are limited. Main Library (928) 782-1871 Foothills (928) 342-1640 San Luis (928) 627-8344 Somerton (928) 627-2419

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Adaptive Dance & Tumbling Program


Many of our readers were interested in more information about this new dance program designed for kids with special needs. Take a look and call (928) 256-9649.

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Down Syndrome Awareness & Support


Meet and connect with other families that have beautiful children with Down Syndrome. It’s FREE.

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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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Adaptive Dance & Tumbling Program


This might be the right fit for your child, especially if he or she has some physical, mental, or sensory challenges. Registration begins May 1.

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FREE Autism Training Opportunity for ALL


Email [email protected] to save your spot.  It’s FREE.  It’s tonight!

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Autism Classroom Possibility


A group of parents is trying to open a classroom at a local charter school for children diagnosed with Autism. They need parents to attend a meeting to discuss this possibility and show an interest. If few show, then there is no chance of an Autism centered classroom moving forward at this time. The meeting is […]

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Circle of Friends


Circle of Friends is a group that helps promote activities and friendships for people of all ages with disabilities.  They meet every Wednesday from 4 – 5 p.m.  If you would like to learn more about Circle of Friends, call Diana Flermoen at (928) 314-0154 or Marilyn Lammel at (928) 373-5000 ext. 5294.

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Incredible Dance Class Available


  This is such a wonderful idea!

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