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Join Weld Like A Girl and Littlewood Co-op for a unique partnership: Wood meets Metal. Lia from the Littlewood Art Co-Op will walk you through staining/painting a wooden sign base then Shanen from Weld Like A Girl will help you cut the steel word/nameplate/image of your choice. This is a co-ed class . Get more information here.
to 12:30 PM
The Yuma County Library District, in collaboration with the Yuma County Cooperative Extension, is hosting “Where Does Your Money Go?” a 1.5 hour workshop Thursdays, October 24 thru November 14, at the Wellton Library. This workshop will teach basic budgeting skills that will help you organize your daily activities and spending habits to keep money in your pocket! There is no charge to attend.
to 8:00 PM
Hop aboard the Chattanooga Choo Choo and join the Manhattan Dolls on a Sentimental Journey through the great music of the 30's and 40's at Country Roads RV Resort. Sit back and enjoy these timeless classics, or if you’re “in the Mood” get up and dance. Sentimental journey blends beautiful ballads with your favorite toe-tapping tunes and in classic USO fashion takes some time to honor our brave men and women in the military. From boogie woogie to the blues, Sentimental Journey celebrates the best the great american songbook has to offer. Purchase tickets here. Call 928-344-8910 for more information.
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to 9:00 PM
The North End Art Walk strolls back into Historic Downtown Yuma with another fun and eclectic evening of the best of local Yuma artists. The event pairs downtown merchants with local artists providing a wonderful opportunity for participants to sample the great businesses downtown and mingle with artists as they exhibit their works. Meet the businesses, meet the artists! More info and application at YumaArtCenter.com.
to 8:00 PM
Guests at a Date Night dinner savor a multi-course gourmet meal by Executive Chef Alex Trujillo served under the stars in a lush Yuma date grove at Imperial Date Gardens. Every course from appetizer to dessert features a new twist on this oldest of cultivated fruits, showcasing one of Yuma’s more unique crops, Medjool dates. Whether making it a true “date night” as a couple, coming with family or a group of friends, or coming by yourself and making new friends at the shared table, you’ll enjoy a night that was named by Fodor’s as one of the "World’s Most Unique Dining Experiences." These special dinners are presented by Visit Yuma to showcase both Yuma's delightful desert weather and the culinary versatility of one of its more unique crops. Transportation not included. Check in begins at 5 p.m. (MST). On-site walking tour begins at 5:30 p.m. , with dinner served at 6 p.m. Purchase tickets here. Call 800-293-0071 for more information.
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Great live jazz is offered every Friday evening on the patio at Julieanna’s Patio Cafe. The award-winning restaurant provides a vibrant, sophisticated yet casual setting for dining with engaging live music. The patio is heated when chilly, wind-protected, and this week, the highly regarded Yuma Jazz Company Quartet will perform straight-ahead jazz, blues and Latin Jazz. More information at YumaJazz.com.
to 4:00 PM
Create a bouquet of steel roses through various blacksmithing, cutting & welding techniques. Hammers, anvils, plasma cutters, MIG welders, etc. will be singing today as you forge your very own long-stemmed roses. Participants will have the opportunity to create multiple roses to arrange in a bouquet or place in long-stemmed rose boxes (boxes provided). Call 928-428-2288 or visit WeldLikeAGirl.Us for more information.