The U.S. Army Camel Corps: an Experiment in Transportation Solutions

Yuma, Arizona - On Thursday, January 13th, Bill Heidner, Museum Curator of the Yuma Proving Ground Heritage Center, will present “The U.S. Army Camel Corps: an Experiment in Transportation Solutions” at the Foothills and Main libraries. The U.S. Camel Corps was a mid-nineteenth century experiment by the United States Army using camels as pack animals in the Southwest United States. Find out the results of the experiment and learn about camel driver Hi Jolly, who is buried under a pyramid in Quartzsite.

Interested in learning to play the guitar?

Somerton, Arizona - Interested in learning to play the guitar? “Guitar Tips for Beginners” will be held Saturday, January 22nd, at 11:00 a.m. at the Somerton Library. Topics include the parts of a guitar and basic tips for novice players.

January Somerton Library for Storytime, Programs, and Fun

Somerton, Arizona - Children of all ages are invited to the Somerton Library for storytime, programs, and fun! There is no charge to attend.

Introduction to Universal Class

Somerton, Arizona - Learn something new in 2022. On Thursday, January 13th, the Somerton Library will host “Introduction to Universal Class” at 10:00 a.m. Universal Class is an online educational service provided by the Yuma County Library District. It offers more than 500 courses in over 30 subject areas for personal interests and professional development.

Yuma County Library Happenings with Sarah Wisdom December 27, 2021

Yuma, Arizona -