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to 4:30 PM
YPG Presents: UFO? Cold War Frost in the Yuma Desert

Hear stories about UFO sightings at the Yuma Proving Ground during the 1950’s.

Mark Schauer, Public Affairs Specialist/Editor for the Yuma Proving Ground, will present at Yuma County Libraries.  

Wednesday, February 15th @ 10:00 a.m. 
Main Library, 2951 S 21st Drive
(928) 782-1871

Wednesday, February 15th @ 4:30 p.m.
Foothills Library, 13226 E South Frontage Road
(928) 342-1640

Mark Schauer has served as Public Affairs Specialist at the US Army Yuma Proving Ground since May 2008. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences (Liberal Studies, Public Agency Service/History) in 2009, and a Master’s Degree in English in 2012 from Northern Arizona University. In addition to working at the proving ground, Mr. Schauer has been an associate professor of English composition at Arizona Western College since 2012.

There is no charge to attend.  For more information, call (928) 782-1871.

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.

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 Carrie Ring
 Joanne Fiser

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