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Taiko Drum Performances


Enjoy an amazing instrumental performance and learn about the ancient music and culture surrounding Japanese Taiko Drums when drummer Eileen Morgan visits Yuma County Libraries June 13 – 16! There is no charge to attend. All ages welcome! Wednesday, June 13th  10:00 a.m. – Main Library • 2951 S 21st Drive, Yuma AZ 12:30 p.m. – Heritage Library • 350 […]

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Balloon Cowboy- Arizona Rick to Visit


The Balloon Cowboy is headed to the Main Library for a visit on June 27 at 2 p.m. and June 28 at 11 a.m. Enjoy an interactive performance with Arizona Rick and his amazing balloon creations. FREE fun for the whole family!

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Summer Reading Program at the Library


Rock on at Yuma County Libraries! On Saturday, June 2, the Library District kicks off the 2018 summer reading program, “Libraries Rock!” for all ages. Visit any library to pick up your reading log and participate in a kick-off activity! Summer Reading programs and activities will be held through Saturday, July 14. Special guests include Taiko Drummer […]

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Take Care of Your Fees With Cans


Bring in cans of food to pay for your overdue fines during Food for Fines: Summer Edition at Yuma County Libraries! From 9 a.m. Monday, June 4 until 5 p.m. Saturday, July 14, 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 accepted. No […]

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LibraryCon


This is always fun, and it’s FREE! 9 – 5 p.m.

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FREE Escape Room Experience


My teenage kids have done escape rooms and had so much fun. Follow the clues to “escape the room” at the Main Library! On Wednesday, April 18, teens ages 13-18 are invited to play Thinking Money – Escape Room at 4 p.m. Solve puzzles and find clues to find the key that allows you to escape the room. There […]

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Financial Literacy for Teens


Learning how to manage money is an important part of growing up. On Wednesday, April 11, the Western Arizona Council of Governments (WACOG) will present “Financial Literacy for Teens” at 4 p.m. at the Main Library. Learn more about saving and budgeting. Tweens, teens, parents, and educators welcome! There is no charge to attend. This […]

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Scholarships & Financial Aid Presentation


College is an important step for any teen to take after high school. Visit the Main Library on Monday, April 9, at 4 p.m. for “Scholarships & Financial Aid,” presented by Arizona Western College. Learn about scholarships, how to apply for them, what’s involved in the process and how financial aid figures in to expenses. […]

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Thinking Money


Thinking Money is a new traveling exhibition designed to teach tweens, teens and the adults in their lives about money. Through an adventure-themed storyline, interactive iPad content and other fun activities, Thinking Money explores themes like wants vs. needs, preparing for a rainy/sunny day, imagining your future self and avoiding financial fraud. The public is […]

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Harry Potter Reads Day- Foothills


On Saturday, February 3, the Foothills Library will celebrate the 4th Annual Harry Potter Reads Day! This exciting event gives new and existing fans a chance to share the wonder of J.K. Rowling’s unforgettable stories and, most excitingly, to introduce the next generation of readers to the unparalleled magic of Harry Potter. Join us at 10 a.m. for […]

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