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Outdoor Experience for Kids Ages 8-15


If your child likes the outdoors and wants to have the ultimate outdoor experience here in Yuma, this might be it. From June 6 – June 8 kids ages 8 – 15 can experience archery, kayaking, fishing, and more. It’s from 7 – 11 each morning and the cost is just $33. Call (928) 373-5200 […]

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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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Our Library’s Summer Reading Program


“Build a Better World!” during the Yuma County Library District’s 2017 Summer Reading Program! Readers of all ages can participate in programs designed to foster and support a love of reading. Super Sign-up Day is Saturday, June 3. Stop by any library in Yuma County to pick up your reading log and participate in a […]

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Juneteenth Celebration


Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States.  Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19 that the Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas with news that the war had ended and that the enslaved were now free. Note that this […]

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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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Vacation Bible School with Immanuel Southern Baptist


  June 26 through June 30 from 8:30 a.m. to noon It’s time for Vacation Bible School at Immanuel Southern Baptist Church, 1000 E 24th Street on 24th Street at Kennedy Lane. Call for more information or to register at 928-726-5953 or [email protected] Vacation Bible School is free for children 4 years old through grade 6. This […]

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Party Expo Coming Quick


Why limit it to weddings and quinces? Let’s just celebrate all parties! If you are interested in a booth at this upcoming expo or just have questions, call Carrie at (928) 373-5210.

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Model Train Rides


The last public rides are this coming weekend, May 27 & 28 from 10-3. Yuma Area Live Steamers can be found at Riverside Park, enjoy the day and ride the scale model train.  They ask for a $2 donation.

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Birthday Parties at the Art Center


Branch out beyond the pizza places and have your summer birthday fun at the Yuma Art Center. You can even make the summer’s children’s exhibit part of the fun. Check out all of these cool, indoor options.

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Summer Art Camp at Artsy Fartsy Studio


If you have a young artist on your hands, you might want to register him or her for this Artsy Fartsy Summer Camp. It’s going to be held June 5 – 8 from 1 – 4 p.m. each day. The cost is $90 for the full session (sibling $80) or $25 drop in/day. This camp […]

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