Yuma, Arizona - The City of Yuma Police Department is conducting an impaired driving detail on Friday, December 29th; Saturday, December 30th; Sunday, December 31st, 2017 and Monday, January 1st, 2018.  Additional officers will be roving city streets looking to stop and arrest drivers who are impaired by alcohol or drugs. These DUI patrols are, in addition to regularly scheduled patrol officers, all looking for signs of an impaired driver behind the wheel.

Yuma, Arizona - The Yuma Art Center will host a free, all-ages outdoor fine arts festival from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday, January 13, 2018.

Yuma, Arizona - The Foothills Library Book Club will meet Saturday, January 13th, at 10:00 a.m. This month, participants are invited to read any book by Agatha Christie for an author study. All are welcome to attend.

Yuma, Arizona - On Saturday, January 13th, the Foothills Library, in collaboration with the Guide Dog Puppy Raisers of Yuma, presents “Service Animals: How to Interact, Identify, and Accommodate” at 2:00 p.m. Guide Dog Puppy Raisers of Yuma is a group of dedicated individuals and families who are committed to the proper raising, training, and socializing of future guide dogs. In this information session, they will discuss their mission, describe what service animals do, how the dogs are trained, and how to accommodate service dogs in public settings.

Yuma, Arizona - Kweiman Yang, Professor of Mathematics at Arizona Western College, will visit the Foothills Library in January 2018 to present “Chinese Language and Culture.” Her sessions are designed to offer the basics needed to study the Chinese language, and to introduce various aspects of Chinese culture. There is no charge to attend.