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Library & Archives – Events and Workshops


Used Book Sale 
Arizona History Museum
949 E 2nd Street
Tucson, AZ 85719
March 10th, 9am-6pm
March 11th, 9am-3pm 
All items $5 or less

 

 


Making Memories Last: Preservation Workshop Series

 

Preserving Your Family Photos
Saturday March 24, 2018, 10am – Noon
This workshop will discuss the type of photographs found in family collections, including how to identify common photographic processes.  In addition, the causes of deterioration and how best to care for and preserve your photographs will be covered. We will show examples of photographic preservation materials and provide information on where to buy these supplies.
Arizona Heritage Center
1300 N College Ave
Tempe, AZ 85281
Cost: $10, payable at the door

 

 

Preserving Your Home Movies
Saturday April 7, 2018 11am – 1pm
Do you have home movies from your family and wonder how to care for them?  Do you want to find a way to watch them now? With this workshop, we will cover all those concerns and more as we discuss why home movies are historically significant and how best to care for them for future generations. We will also cover how to transfer your films to modern viewing formats and what questions to ask when working with a transfer house.
Arizona History Museum

949 E 2nd Street
Tucson, AZ 85719
Cost: $10, payable at the door

 

 

Preserving Your Family Records
Saturday April 21, 2018, 10am – Noon
The records we keep about our family create a record of who we are and where we come from. Handed down through generations, these records may include letters, diaries, photographs and objects. During this workshop participants will explore resources and techniques for storing, organizing, handling and preserving your family records.
Arizona Heritage Center

1300 N College Ave
Tempe, AZ 85281
Cost: $10, payable at the door

 

 

Preserving Your Digital Records
Saturday May 5th, 11am – 1pm
Drowning in digital photos, videos and email? We know we should be backing up our digital files, but what exactly does this entail?  This workshop will cover topics like how to migrate digital files from older storage devices (i.e. floppy discs), cloud storage, and preserving social media and email accounts
Arizona History Museum

949 E 2nd Street
Tucson, AZ 85719
Cost: $10, payable at the door