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Save the Date: Back to School Rodeo


It seems a little soon to talk about going BACK to school, but we just wanted you to save the date for this extremely popular event happening July 22 at the Yuma Civic Center. It’s FREE! The Back to School Rodeo is a family-friendly event providing an opportunity to increase awareness and availability of education, […]

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Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Program


Kids Earn a Free Book! Here is How Step 1. Fill out the Summer Reading Triathlon Reading Journal (PDF). Step 2. Bring the completed Reading Journal to your local B&N store. Find a Store. Step 3. Choose a FREE BOOK from the selection on the Reading Journal list at the store… Enjoy reading!

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Scholastic Summer Reading Program


Scholastic has a summer reading challenge.  Kids read and then go online to record the minutes they have read. They’ll also be able to take weekly challenges to earn rewards.  This is a FREE program. Click here to learn more and register.

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FREE Paint Friday


Littlewood Fine Art & Community Co-Op is now up and running. The last Friday of every month from 4 to 8 p.m. will be FREE Paint Friday. You bring what you’d like to paint (canvas, board, or whatever), and they provide the paint and brushes. Only the first 20 to arrive will be taken. Littlewood is […]

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Somerton Educational Family Night


Attend and experience local students’ talents including dance, musical performances, and academic displays! Have fun with the whole family and friends and enjoy our food vendors! It’s fun and FREE in Somerton. All are welcome.

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FREE Entrance to National Parks This Weekend


The National Park Service just turned 100 years old! Celebrate the start of our second century by visiting a park in 2017. During ten days of the year, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer FREE admission to everyone. I think there are around 25 in Arizona. Mark your calendar […]

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Private Kinder Program at Hand in Hand


Do you feel as though your child isn’t quite ready for the larger size of a traditional kindergarten classroom? Maybe, you are just interested in a private school for your kinder kid. Hand In Hand Christian Preschool (150 W. 28th Street) offers a private kinder class. Class sizes are limited to 16 which is lovely. Registration […]

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Special Education: Know Your Rights Parent Training


Learn how to be an advocate for your child and learn what your rights are as a parent. Topics discussed will be: IDEA, Child Find, Evaluations, SST, ESY, 504s, ESA, Special Education Seating is limited, but this is a FREE event. Click here to reserve your spot. There are two two-hour sessions to choose from (9-11 a.m. […]

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Yuma School of Music Registration Event


This Saturday, March 25, from 2 – 3 p.m. Yuma School of Music will hold a VIP registration hour at Hand in Hand Preschool (150 W. 28th St.). If your child is interested in playing the piano, voice, guitar, ukulele, violin, cello, viola, theory/composition, and preschool piano, this is the spot for you.

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Children’s Museum Summer Event


Last year, Yuma had an incredible summer event at The Yuma Art Center for our kids. It will happen again this summer with a small admission fee. If you went last year, you know it is TOTALLY worth $2. There will be several exhibits from last year and new ones added. This is exciting news! […]

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