News & Events


Spring is here…

Please note:

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.

Big News!  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


August 2017    The Heritage will be mailed the 3rd week of August announcing the calendar for the year, dates of beading classes, and volunteer opportunities.  We will be cleaning the entire museum, inside and out, and the 1940 house.  Our public relations for September events will appear in the North Central News, on Facebook, Next Door and on our website.  Emails will be sent to members who have given us their email addresses.  If you have not given us your email address and want to hear from us, please send your email address to

September 2017   Sunday, September 10th, 2017  from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm opening social meet and greet at the museum with light refreshments and soft music.  Members and Community will be invited.

The museum will officially open on Thursday, September 14, 2017.  The museum will continue to be open on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 am-3:00 pm.

Saturday, September 16, 2017.  10: 00 – Noon   City council Woman Debra Stark for our district will discuss what the City can do for Sunnyslope and what Sunnyslope can do for the City.  

October, 2017    Saturday, October 21, 2017, at noon.  Multicultural potluck for members and guests.  We will partner with the Literacy Center just west of the museum.

November, 2017    Saturday, November 4th,2017  Veteran’s celebration  10 am – Noon.  Our speaker is Jane Eppinga who wrote a book about the POWs in Papago Park during the Second World War.  Her books will be available for purchase.  

Friday night, November 17, and Saturday November 18 and Sunday, November 19, 2017   Home tour of mid-century homes in Sunnyslope.                                                                                 

December 2017    Holiday decorations will be put up around the museum and 1940s house of a multicultural nature.

Saturday, December 9th 2017  10:00 am – Noon  Our December meeting.     Bring something historic that you can show us.

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.  Presentation by Sunnyslope High Students about the school activities, academics and clubs.     Speaker to be announced.  An election of new directors or officers we will take place on this date.

February 2018      Saturday, February 17, 10:00 am –noon.  TBA  

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

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.




Beading Classes

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.