Parks and Recreation Events


Feb
22
2019
5:00 PM
Feb
23
2019
7:00 PM

In this two-day class, Photographer Ty Cook will teach the 6 points of Photography and help you start taking photos deliberately with your camera. Learn how to use your camera as a tool to get the photo you want. Class will have handouts and slides to teach the fundamentals of ISO, Shutter and Aperture and how those settings will make or break a viable photograph.   The next day in the 102 session, you will apply these fundamentals with your camera to increase your confidence in your abilities.  Then the class will start you on the journey of watching light, shade and changing your perspective to create a photo you feel and not just see. Bring your DSLR camera and manual to class.

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Feb
23
2019
2:00 PM
to 4:00 PM

Geared towards both Android and iPhone smartphones, in this one session class you can learn to make better photos with the camera you always have with you. Photographer Ty Cook will teach you how to use your smartphone to create photos you will want to share and print. You will learn the fundamentals of photography through the native camera app and some inexpensive apps, learn the basics of controlling light with ISO and shutter speed plus find a new way of seeing the world by learning to watch light and composition.

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Feb
23
2019
6:30 PM
to 8:00 PM

A 'symphonic fairy tale for children,' The narrator tells a children's story, while the orchestra illustrates it.  Constructed to be a child's introduction to the orchestra, with each character in the story represented by a different instrument or group of instruments, but sophisticated enough to be enjoyed by adults, even though repeated hearings.  Join the AWC Civic Orchestra as they present this endearing educational classic to the children and families of Yuma.

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Feb
26
2019
7:00 PM
to 9:00 PM

Re-live 3 days of PEACE and LOVE from 1969 in just two hit-filled hours! Watch authentic performances and hear the stories behind the biggest and most iconic songs from Woodstock!  Featuring the music of Jimi-Hendrix, Jefferson Airplane, Arlo Guthrie, Janis Joplin, Sha Na Na, Crosby Stills & Nash, CCR and more! Just to make sure you’re in the mood, the players are dressed in true Woodstock style and fashion, complete with bell-bottoms, beads & headbands! Let them transport you to an incredible era of music, peace and love! Less rain, mud and better bathrooms guaranteed!    

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Feb
27
2019
7:00 PM
to 9:00 PM

With eleven Grammy Awards, local legend Linda Ronstadt is one of the brightest stars in American popular music. From rock classics like “When Will I Be Loved,” and “Poor, Poor Pitiful Me” to some of the most beautiful ballads ever recorded, like “Blue Bayou,” “Love Has No Pride,” Linda has made her indelible mark in music.  Our very own Mindy Ronstadt has lived her life with these beautiful songs and her love for her aunt, Linda, shines through. Join us for a show you’ll never forget, all it takes is “Just One Look!”

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Feb
28
2019
7:00 PM
to 9:00 PM

Having played to sold-out crowds across the U.S. and abroad, ABBAFAB is a stunning tribute to the music of ABBA featuring the sensational talents of some of TAD’s most talented and loved artists and musicians! This multimedia production is a tribute to some of the greatest music produced in the 70s and 80s including monster hits such as Waterloo, Fernando, Honey Honey, Dancing Queen and countless others. From ABBA’s earliest hits to Mamma Mia, ABBAFAB will take you on a technicolor journey that is unmatched. Our vocalists and musicians have toured the world as solo artists and band members and have come together to create the most entertaining ABBA tribute on the market today!

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Mar
1
2019
7:00 PM
to 9:00 PM

This is a show for all ages and anyone who loves magic!  Eric transforms the stage into his personal illusionarium with amazing spectacles and slight of hand mastery.  You will not believe your eyes!

Eric Giliam: Magician and Illusionist show is not part of series ticket!

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Mar
5
2019
7:00 PM
to 9:00 PM

The term “blue-eyed soul,” originally coined in the 60s, refers to musicians who were influenced by soul rhythm and blues. Sensational artists such as The Righteous Brothers, The Rascals, Johnny Rivers and Hall & Oates were the cornerstones of this movement, and their music has inspired artists ever since. Bring Back That Lovin’ Feeling features classics including Unchained Melody, Soul & Inspiration, Good Lovin’, Joy to the World and Memphis. Sit back and enjoy this soulfully sensational evening!

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