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Events & Schedule

September 20
Education department field trip in the Slusser Library 10-12. Library closed to others. Limited library services available in the main building.

September 23
Education department field trip in the Slusser Library 10-12. Library closed to others. Limited library services available in the main building.

September 28
Education department field trip in the Slusser Library 10-12. Library closed to others. Limited library services available in the main building.

October 1
Tucson Stamp Club meets in Slusser Library. bourse at 12; meeting at 1.

October 8
Slusser Library Open House. Details coming soon.

October 9
Tucson Post Card Exchange Club in the Slusser Library 1-3.

October 13
Boy Scout Merit Badge workshop in the library all day. Library closed; limited library services available in the main building.

October 14
Tucson Civil War Roundtable in the Slusser Library 11-1. Library closed to others. Limited library services available in the main building.

October 19
United Way Days of Caring. We are hosting IBM employees who are donating their time to help us. The library will be closed this day.

October 22
PHF Board members will meet in the Slusser Library at 10a.m..

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Slusser Library Celebrates 20 years

slusser2aTwenty years ago, October 11, 1996, the Postal History Foundation (PHF) dedicated the Peggy J. Slusser Memorial Philatelic Research Library. It was the culmination of the diligent efforts, perseverance, and attention to detail of several foundation members.

The Postal History Foundation will celebrate the 20th birthday of the Slusser Library on Saturday, 8 October. The event is an Open House from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and will include live music, light refreshments, informal tours, and a special exhibit about the Slusser and its namesake, Peggy.

Iconic Tucson Sign in Grand Winning Design

2016 Birthday Stamp best for webRoark Polzin's design of Tucson's iconic Diving Lady sign and the Piccarreta Davis building won our annual Tucson Birthday Stamp Design Contest. Five winners in three age groups were announced at the Tucson birthday party held at the foundation on August 19. Surprise guest Michael Piccarreta handed the award to Roarke. Mr. Piccarreta said that his law firm has great affinity for the Diving Lady and that he was impressed with Roark's artwork. Custom stamps with this design may be purchased to benefit the Youth Education through Stamps (YES) program. We also have collectible envelopes for sale featuring artwork of some of th other winners. See the education page for more details. 

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