Community Calendar


Oct
28
2019
8:00 AM
Mar
31
2020
12:00 PM

A flashing yellow arrow traffic signal is coming to 4th Ave and 8th Street in Yuma on Oct 28th! A flashing yellow arrow means you can make your left turn, but only when it is safe to do so.  You must use caution and yield to pedestrians and oncoming traffic as those drivers will have a green light.  With more traffic on the roads, everyday, there is a larger backup of traffic at intersections.  Implementing this flashing yellow arrow should get more traffic through during each signal cycle.  The flashing yellow arrow does not replace the solid yellow arrow,.... it is an addition to traffic signal.  Police Dept asks that everyone be patient while drivers get adjusted to the change..  The flashing yellow arrow is already in some cities in Arizona and in other states.  

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Jan
25
2020
9:00 AM
to 12:00 PM

Mini Royals Cheer Clinic held on Saturday, Jan 25th at Rillos Gym at Kofa High School from 9 am -  12 pm.  Open to ages 4 yrs and up.  Registration includes Cheer Bow and Snack.  Early registration until Jan 23rd  $25  After Jan 23rd and at the door - $30.  For more information contact Tracyescamilla1@gmail.com.

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Jan
25
2020
9:00 AM
to 12:00 PM

During National School Choice Week,  this event in Yuma is to celebrate homeschooling .  Saturday, January 25th from 9 am til noon at the Yuma Main Library, 2951 South 21st Drive, Yuma come and get answers about homeschooling.  This event is open to the general public and current and seeking homeschoolers.  No RSVP is required to attend.  

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Jan
25
2020
10:00 AM
Jan
26
2020
3:00 PM

Yuma Territory Live Steamers from 10 am - 3 pm on Saturday, Jan 25th and Sunday, Jan 26th.  All aboard the train which passes our miniature  features:  Stone Cabin, well town and the grain elevator, passing the Texaco Station in Gila Bend, through The Grand Canyon of Yuma, and over our 40' bridge.  This is approximately a 12 - 15 minute miniature train ride.  Located right below the Historical Prison, off Giss Parkway on Prison Hill Road.  GPS:  Riverside Park to directions.   There has been a lot of progress made on the railroad:  two containers for our future tunnel have been added, the footers have been poured for the waiting platform/station, the foundation for the water tower has been poured some additional track has been added and a horse and rider added to the Stone Cabin.  Rides run on the second and fourth weekend from 10 am - 3 pm.  A donation of $2 per rider helps add more features. 

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Jan
25
2020
10:00 AM
to 6:00 PM

Yuma Medjol Date Festival,m a nationally recognized festival celebrating a fresh fruit grown locally with unique quality, returns to downtown Yuma's Main Street at 10 am - 6 pm on Saturday, Jan 25th, featuring Celeb Chef Cooking demos, Locally grown delicious dates, $5 All access Kids Corner, Live Music, and Tasty treats and Eats.   For more information: YumaFestivals.com

 

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Jan
28
2020
5:30 PM
to 7:00 PM

The Arizona Community Foundation of Yuma invites local students, their families, and educators to learn more about post-secondary scholarships and vocational trainings at the annual Cash for College Scholarship Awareness Night. The event will take place on Tuesday, January 28 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at the Yuma Art Center.

Staff from ACF of Yuma and other scholarship providers will be available during the event to answer questions and share information. The event is free and open to the public; registration is not required.

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Jan
29
2020
2:00 PM
to 4:00 PM

On Wednesday,  January 29th , the Main Library will host a "Full Steam Ahead" Open House from 2 pm - 4 pm.  Get acquainted with different types of technology and learn more about STEM programming for youth and teens.  Light refreshments will be served.  There is no charge to attend.   The Main Library is located at 2951 S 21st Drive, Yuma.   For more information call 928-782-1871.

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Jan
31
2020
10:00 AM
Feb
2
2020
5:00 PM

Two Rivers Renaissance Faire at the Yuma Fairgrounds  (2520 E 32nd Street, Yuma, AZ on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Jan 31,m Feb 1 & 2, 2020.  Friday 10 am - 5 pm, Sat 10 am - 10 pm,  Sunday,  10 am - 5 pm.  General Admission $10   Military and Seniors  $8  Children 6 - 12  $5  Ages 6 and under FREE  www.TwoRiversFaire.com   ADVENTURE AWAITS !!!!  Come meet and cheer on your favorite Knights, as they battle to become Tournament Champion! Plus: Magicians, Jugglers, Belly Dancers, Comedians, Vendors, Food and Drink,  and much more!  Step back in time to when pirates roam and minstrels sing.  Experience the 16th century ! The  largest event of it's kind in this area.  There is merriment for all ages with more to see than is possible in a single weekend.  Come and see! Sing along, but beware of the fairies... lest they follow you home!  

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Feb
1
2020
10:00 AM
to 2:00 PM

The Yuma Fire Dept's Annual Open House is a FREE community family event at our training facility at 3575 S Ave 4E, Yuma , on Saturday, February 1st from 10 am to 2 pm. There will be live demonstrations, Displays,  Tours, Sparky,, the Fire Dog, Kids Obstacle Course, and Fire Prevention Safety. 

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Feb
7
2020
6:00 AM
to 8:00 AM

The 27th Annual Yuma Area Prayer Breakfast will be held on Friday, February 7th at 6 am at the Yuma Civic Center, 1440 Desert Hills Drive, Yuma.  Doors open at 6 am and program begins at 6:45 am. Cost is $25.  Buffet breakfast will be served.This year's Speaker is Julia Veach,  who, along with her husband, Chad, lead Zoe Church in Los Angeles, Calif. Their daughter, Georgia's story  has captured the attention of the world.  Since she was diagnosed with a rare brain disorder in 2012, thousands have stood with Chad and Julia and shown their support.. Come and hear this beautiful testimony with Christians in our community. 

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