Land and Place – metal sculpture by Maureen Hearty

The Orphanage to Host Land and Place – Metal Sculptures by Joes Artist and Book Reading by Joes Author:  YUMA, COLO – The Orphanage, in downtown Yuma, will host a month-long exhibition, titled Land and Place, of the creations of Joes, Colorado artist Maureen Hearty. The exhibition will open with an artist reception on Saturday, … More Land and Place – metal sculpture by Maureen Hearty


We spent last week preparing The Orphanage for the summer. All cars have been exercised and serviced. The ’51 Crosley is on the turntable, the Plymouth and Lark are back on the floor. Summer hours are Tuesday-Sunday 1-5pm.  


The Orphanage hosted the Yuma County Colorado Democrats on June 29th. There was an excellent turnout to honor retiring County Chair Tom Parks and welcome incoming chair, Christi Herrick. State Treasurer, Dave Young, spoke at the event.  Greg Hill, local author, sang a song he composed for the event.    


Fabric Fueled – the supercharged quilts of Brian Clements Just a few days left to see this exceptional exhibit of Brian’s quilts at The Orphanage.  Twenty five quilts in one exhibit.  See, also, Brian’s collection of toy sewing machines.  The Orphanage will be open Today through Saturday from 9-5pm and Sunday afternoon from noon-5pm.  June … More Exhibit


Brenda’s Retirement Party 20 June 2019 – Brenda celebrated her retirement with family at The Orphanage.  At an intimate gathering, Paper Moon pizza and salad, and home made desserts were served.  Fun was had by all.