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Welcome to the Sierra Vista Historical Society’s website. Check out our newsletters for whats going on. Or visit our photo gallery to see some historic photos of Sierra Vista and the surrounding area. To find out more about the Sierra Vista Historical Society, visit our about us page. And don’t forget about our Henry F. Hauser Museum page. We hope you enjoy your visit to our website and encourage you to visit the Museum and help us as we endeavor to preserve Sierra Vista’s history.

¬†Museum Hours Through the “Journey Stories”¬†Exhibit: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm ¬†Sat 10am-1pm

Happy 2014!!  

Here are some up coming EVENTS for this Exciting Year!

JOURNEY STORIES –¬†Smithsonian’s “Museum on Main Street Series”

GRAND OPENING Saturday, February, 22, 2014 Opening Ceremony 11 am  Exibit open 11am Р4 pm at the Ethel Berger Center

Click here to see complete BROCHURE

 

¬†NEXT — Before the Smithsonian Exibit

Tuesday, January 7, 2014 We had 151 attend this Amazing Arizona Event  

Click here for some Pictures¬†¬†406 YEARS OF IMMIGRATION TO AMERICA¬† — ¬†Brian Gratton

 

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 1:00 pm  Р Library, Mona Bishop Room

RIDERS ON THE ORPHAN TRAIN  Р Alison Moore and Phil Lancaster

 

Thursday, February 13, 2014 — 6 pm at the Ethel Berger Canter

JOURNEY THROUGH LIFE¬† — Creative Dramatics Performance

 

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 10:30 am –¬†Sierra Vista Library

BOOK DISCUSSION “VANISHED ARIZONA” by Martha Summerhayes ¬†( You must pre-regester at the library Phone 458-4225 )

After the Opening of JOURNEY STORIES

Tuesday, Februuary 25, 2014 at 1 pm –¬†Ethel Berger Center

JOURNEY OF THE BUTTERFIELD STAGE¬† — ¬†Gerald Ahnert

 

Tuesday, March 4, 2014  at 1:00  Р Ethel Berger Center

ARIZONA JOURNEYS  РDr. Elizabeth Larson

 

Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 1-2 pm¬† — ¬†Douglas Williams House — 1001 D Ave, Douglas

Cactus Cadets: The Douglas Army Air Field in World WarII

 

Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 1-2 pm ¬†– Cochise College, Benson Campus — 1025 Arizona Hwy 90 — Benson

JOURNEY OF THE RAILS

 

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 ¬†at 10:30 am — Sierra Vista Library

BOOK DISCUSSION: “The Devil’s Highway” by Luis Urrea ¬†( You must pre-regester at the library Phone 458-4225 )

 

Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 9 am – 3 pm –¬†Ethel Berger Center

JOURNEY OF THE QUILT – PART 2¬† — Documentation by APPOINTMENT Only ( Contact Clara at 459-0103 or cbillock@cox.net )

 

Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 11:30 — Turquoise Valley Golf Course Restaurant ¬†– 1794 W Newell St., Naco, AZ

HISTORIC CAMP NACO PROGRAM & TOUR

 

FOR KIDS Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 1 pm –¬†Sierra Vista Library (458-4225)

“CHILDREN’S MUSIC MAKER” Workshop¬† with “V” the Gypsy Cowbelle

 

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 1:00  Р Library, Mona Bishop Room

MODERN DAY HOMESTEADERS ¬†– ¬†Miss “V” the Gypsy Cowbelle

¬†LAST CHANCE TO SEE “JOURNEY STORIES” ¬†before it journeys back to Washington DC

Saturday, April 5, 2014 — 10 am – 3 pm Henry F. Hauser¬†Museum — Ethel Berger Center

Watch here for more coming in April & May or go to the Journey Stories brochure 

 

 

Past events with pictures

On February 18th we had our “Down Town Hoedown” This prime rib dinner event with, dancing and music, was well attended. ¬†Many attendees were in 1900 period dress.¬† Click here to see some Pictures.

On November 13th we hosted Jim Turner for a powerpoint presentation and book signing.  It was an extremely interesting talk and presentation.  Click Here to see some pictures.

On November 19th we had the first of this seasons Amazing Arizona Series “Cruzing the Streets” with former police chief Dave Santor. ¬†Click Here to see some pictures.

 

 

 

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