Winter is here…
The Museum is open on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm.
For more information call 602-331-3150. If we do not answer we will return your call.
Call for historical items – The addition to our collection room extension is finished. We now have room for more items – if you have any Sunnyslope records or memorabilia to donate please call Bobbie Kraver at 602-944-2324 or call the museum and leave a message 602-331-3150.
Schedule of Events for 2017 – 2018
January 2018 Art exhibit and sale done by students at Sunnyslope High School. This will be on for the entire month of January.
Saturday, January 27th, 2018 10:00 am –noon. Our Annual Report will be presented and we will hold our annual election of Board Members and Officers. Presentation by Sunnyslope High Students about the school activities, academics and clubs. The speaker will be Hilario Gutierrez, graduate of Sunnyslope High School in 1968. He became an artist after 35 years as a hair stylist. He will be speaking about art and the rest of his life. An election of new directors or officers we will take place on this date. Following the speaker we will have a light lunch, sandwiches, chips, cookies, cheese and crackers, cake and all the rest. There is no charge for this meeting, but donations are appreciated. In order to vote in the election one must be a dues paying member that is current on dues payments. A copy of the ballot is available here.
February 2018 Saturday, February 17, 10:00 am – Our monthly meeting. Our speaker will be Kate Brophy McGee. She will speak about the history of her family.
March 2018 Pot luck with Literacy Volunteers, date TBA.
March 2018 The speaker at our monthly meeting will be Jim Veihdeffer, who has blogged extensively about a multi-room landscape art project from 2001 along the Arizona Canal in Sunnyslope. Date and time are TBA. For more information please see Jim Veihdeffer’s online blog Trippin’ Along the Arizona Canal.
April 21, 2018 – Palo Verde Festival. Rusty’s Angels, a sanctuary for older dogs will be presenting.
May 2018 Sunday, May 20th, 2018 Dinner for members of the Board of Directors, all volunteers and their significant other.
June 2018 The museum will close after Sunday, June 13, 2018. However we will continue to honor tours made during the summer by appointment for groups, researchers and students wishing to collect volunteer hours.
Sunnyslope Historical Society Gift Shop
Looking for a gift or present for that special someone?
From historical books, postcards, to fine jewelry, souvenir clothing and keepsakes, the Sunnyslope Historical Society Gift Shop has unique items available for purchase.
Gift Shop open during normal museum hours:
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.
We are offering beading classes on Thursdays and Saturdays. Call Karen Beck our Gift Shop Office Manager to make your reservation at 602-331-3150 for class schedule and to enroll in classes.