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Galaxy Exploration: Astronomy Expo & Rocket Launch

Explore the Milky Way! Build a working scale model of the solar system and learn about each of the planets. Fly your very own model rocket, construct a Star Wheel to learn winter constellations and view the night sky with telescopes.

This fun and educational event is open to children ages 6 - 12 and will be held at John Morris Cottage. Fee is $43 per participant (includes rocket kit)  

Deadline to register is December 8.

For more information please contact Parks and Recreation at 928-373-5200

Yuma Art Center/Historic Yuma Theatre and the Yuma Civic Center offer a variety of stage shows and events, visit the city website for general events info or to purchase tickets online for selected events, go to the site.

Heritage Festivals events are under the direction of Perlita Wicks; call 928-373-5028 (office) 928-581-4501 (cell) or email for more detailed information.

The Yuma County Library District offers a wide variety of programs and classes at various branch locations.  For a complete listing of events please visit their website at

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