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Fri­day Oct. 13 WELL­NESS ON WHEELS FLU CAM­PAIGN

WHEN: 3 to 6 p.m. WHERE: Yuma Fam­ily YMCA, 1917 W. 32nd St. GO­ING ON: Free flu shots, free health screen­ings of glu­cose, choles­terol, blood pres­sure, height/weight, body mass in­dex, den­tal var­nish, he­mo­glo­bin; so­cial ser­vices in­clude tobacco preven­tion, chronic dis­ease self-man­age­ment, lov­ing your­self: self-care to im­prove emo­tional well­ness INFO: Call Sun­set Com­mu­nity Health Cen­ter, (928) 373-5724

“DI­ARY OF ANNE FRANK”

WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: St. Paul’s Cul­tural Cen­ter, 645 S. 2nd Ave. GO­ING ON: Yuma Com­mu­nity The­ater per­forms the ‘Di­ary of Anne Frank’; a somber yet up­lift­ing tale of the power of the hu­man spirit dur­ing the Nazi oc­cu­pa­tion of the Nether­lands in World War II COST: $20, re­served seats INFO: Visit Yum a com­mu­nity the­ater. org

AWC CHOIR CON­CERT

WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: St. Paul’s Epis­co­pal Church, 1550 S. 14th Ave. GO­ING ON: AWC Mu­sic Depart­ment will present a fall cho­ral con­cert “If Mu­sic Be...” to cel­e­brate the life-chang­ing power of mu­sic; fea­tur­ing AWC Cham­ber Singers and Yuma Cho­rale, and AWC Youth Choir COST: Free ad­mis­sion; ac­cept­ing do­na­tions INFO: Call Pro­fes­sor Grimes at (928) 344-7574

JAZZ AT JULIEANNA’S

WHEN: 7 to 9 p.m. WHERE: Julieanna’s Pa­tio Cafe, 1951 W. 25th St. GO­ING ON: Ja­son and Elle will be fea­tured; spon­sored by KAWC FM 88.9; no ad­mis­sion charge INFO: Visit www.yu­ma­jazz.com

YUMA NIGHT­MARES HAUNTED HOUSE

WHEN: 7 to 9:20 p.m. WHERE: 15485 S. Av­enue 4E, cor­ner of 4E and County 15-1/2 GO­ING ON: Yuma Night­mares Haunted House, the ‘big, scary one’ out in the coun­ties; not rec­om­mended for chil­dren un­der 12; closed-toe shoes highly rec­om­mended, you will be walk­ing in sand; all pro­ceeds ben­e­fit Habi­tat for Hu­man­ity; tick­ets avail­able at Main Street Phys­i­cal Ther­apy, 381 S. Main St. COST: VIP front of the line pre­sale tick­ets $6 Fri­days, $7 Satur­days; $8 at door INFO: On Face­book at Yuma Night­mares and www. yu­manight­mares.com

BIG BOSS BAND

WHEN: 7 to 11 p.m. WHERE: Yuma Land­ing Bar and Grill, 195 S. 4th Ave. GO­ING ON: Big Boss Band will per­form Yuma’s fa­vorite tunes

Satur­day Oct. 14 COLORADO RIVER CLEAN UP

WHEN: Vol­un­teers meet 7 a.m., clean up 8 a.m. WHERE: Fisher’s Land­ing, 10882 Swede Way GO­ING ON: Clean up of the Colorado River shore­line between Im­pe­rial Dam and the north end of Im­pe­rial Na­tional Wildlife Refuge; vol­un­teers with boats are needed to par­tic­i­pate; start at Im­pe­rial Dam and move up­river; vol­un­teers should bring lunch, snacks and bev­er­ages for the day INFO: Call the Im­pe­rial Na­tional Wildlife Refuge at (928) 783-3371

SPRUCE UP YOUR PARK DAY

WHEN: 7 to 10 a.m. WHERE: West Wet­lands Park, 282 N. 12th Ave. GO­ING ON: Work along the trail between Cen­ten­nial Beach to 4th Av­enue bridge; pick up trash, rake leaves, clear de­bris; vol­un­teers needed from chil­dren to adults

HOUSE­HOLD HAZ­ARDOUS WASTE

WHEN: 8 a.m. to noon WHERE: Yuma Civic Cen­ter, east park­ing lot, 1440 W. Desert Hills Drive GO­ING ON: Un­wanted prod­ucts such as cor­ro­sive, flammable, toxic or re­ac­tive ma­te­ri­als used in homes, cars/trucks, gar­dens and lawns will be ac­cepted; res­i­dents drive up, de­scribe the types of waste, fol­low in­struc­tions to sta­tions where to drop off; mo­tor oil, paint, an­tifreeze, house­hold clean­ers, sol­vents, pes­ti­cides, bat­ter­ies, fer­til­iz­ers, tires (limit of 5, must be off the wheel) ac­cepted; e-waste items in­clude home com­puter com­po­nents, TVs, VCR/ DVD play­ers, cell phones, home phones; busi­ness/com­mer­cial waste, ammo, pres­sur­ized gas, ra­dioac­tive waste, pre­scrip­tion

FROM PAGE A9 drugs, nee­dles not ac­cepted INFO: Call the Pub­lic Works depart­ment at 373-4500

PRAYER FOR WORLD PEACE

WHEN: 9 a.m. WHERE: St. Fran­cis Catholic Church, 1875 8th Ave., south lawn GO­ING ON: Pray for world peace with the recita­tion of the holy rosary

YFD OPEN HOUSE

WHEN: 9 a.m. to noon WHERE: Pub­lic Safety Train­ing Fa­cil­ity, 3575 S. Av­enue 4E GO­ING ON: The Yuma Fire Depart­ment will have their 3rd an­nual open house with live demon­stra­tions, fire truck and ap­pa­ra­tus dis­play, Sparky the fire dog, learn about EDITH — Exit Drills In The Home, prac­tice stop, drop and roll with fire­fight­ers; free ad­mis­sion INFO: Con­tact Mike Er­fert and mike.er­fert@yu­maaz.gov

YUMA TER­RI­TORY LIVE STEAM­ERS

WHEN: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. WHERE: River­side Park GO­ING ON: The pub­lic is in­vited to ride the minia­ture rail­road of the Yuma Ter­ri­tory Live Steam­ers COST: $2 do­na­tion

INDIE AU­THOR DAY

WHEN: 1:30 p.m. WHERE: Main Li­brary, 2951 S. 21st Drive GO­ING ON: Lo­cal au­thors will host a writer’s panel with top­ics that in­clude writ­ing in­spi­ra­tions, the process of self-pub­lish­ing and cur­rent writ­ing projects; free

“DI­ARY OF ANNE FRANK”

(See Oct. 13)

YUMA NIGHT­MARES HAUNTED HOUSE

(See Oct. 13)

ARTIST MIXER

WHEN: 7 to 10 p.m. WHERE: Lit­tle­wood Fine Arts & Com­mu­nity Co-Op, 1480 S. 2nd Ave. GO­ING ON: Artist mixer will fea­ture the sounds of Yuma Jazz Com­pany Quin­tet, along with a meet and greet with a va­ri­ety of area artists fea­tur­ing their works; dis­cus­sion about the im­pro­vi­sa­tion and cre­ativ­ity in­her­ent in jazz INFO: Call (928) 726-3724

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