The Yuma Orchestra Association is once again accepting Fall Registration for "Strings Of All Ages" the classes are provided through the AWC Continuing Education Program and are designed to meet the needs of both the highly experienced student as well as the beginner with no experience at all. Details for the classes: $75 enrollment fee due upon registration. (must be registered prior to entering the classroom) $20 curriculum purchase (cash or check to YOA only) due on the first day of the class) Students learn to be proficient in public performances on the violin, viola, cello, or Bass. All classes held at Cibola High School. *PARENTS: We will hand out the syllabus for each level and give you information about the performing concerts during the semester. After 3 unexcused absences students will be removed from the roster. Practice and class participation are very important to their success of the student and for maximum learning. How to register: Step 1: Call YOA to determine what level your student qualifies for (928-487-1344.) Step 2: Call AWC Continuing Education to register and pay enrollment fee (928-317-7674) Step 3: Bring cash or check payable to YOA on the first day of class to purchase required materials)
The Wellton Library hosts Conversational English classes for Spanish speakers EACH Thursday at the Wellton Library at 12 pm . These sessions are an opportunity for English learners to work together and practice basic vocabulary in a relaxed setting . There is no charge to attend. The Wellton library is located at 28790 San Jose Ave in Wellton. For more information call: 928-785-9575.
Drawing Session for Youth Classes designed to give students a foundation in drawing. Students will learn basic techniques including : value, line, gesture,shading, perspective, and composition. Students will work with graphite and charcoal and draw from still life and photographs. All supplies included. Classes are held Thursdays at The Yuma Art Center Classroom 1 and ages 8 - 15 are welcome. The fee is $49 or $33 with city resident credit. Call 928-373-5202 for more information.
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On Friday, August 23rd, Arizona @ Work Employment Specialist, Cory Beck, will be available at the Wellton Library from 10 am - 4 pm, for one on one assistance with all aspects of job hunting. There is no charge to attend. Walk - ins are welcome. or call 928-329-0990 to schedule an appointment. The Wellton Library is located at 28790 San Jose Avenue in Wellton. For more information call Arizona @ Work at 928-329-0990.
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Bring your four legged best friend (dogs only) out for a cool dip in the pool at Kennedy Pool on Saturday, August 24 from 9 am - 11 am. Your pet will be able to play and frolic and make some new furry friends. Please make sure your pet is: vaccinated, spayed/neutered,. Cost is $1 per dog. Limit two dogs per person.
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Celebrate Recovery Classes : Freedom from hurts, habits, hang ups on Monday nights at 6:30 pm at Champion Church 3625 S Ave 5E, Yuma, AZ A Christ -centered recovery program where God heals you from your hurts, habits, and hang ups. Held every Monday night. Child care is available. Recovery Leaders are Cesar and Elizabeth Acosta. Freedom is possible from: Anger, emotional/physical abuse, co-dependency, depression, eating disorders, enabling, drugs/alcohol/prescriptions/fear/anxiety/stress, gambling, grief, loss, divorce, guilt, shame, controlling, overspending, pornography, sex addiction, serious illness, unforgiveness, ....All life's hurts, habits, and hang ups (A-Z)
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Baby Time at The Heritage Library on Tuesdays in August at 11:15 am. Children ages 2 and younger will learn as they enjoy songs, movement activities, rhymes, a book and playtime. August 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th at 11:15 am. The Heritage Library is located at 350 S Third Ave, Yuma. For more information 928-783-5415.
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