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Members' Calendar of Events

Plan now to attend one or all of the upcoming Members' events!

September 2016
2 Happy Birthday to the Desert Museum - Cupcakes on the Patio

Celebrate the Desert Museum's Birthday with a visit today and join us for cupcakes on the Museum's front patio from 9-11 a.m. or until they are all gone! Early bird gets a cupcake!

17 Art Reception and Artist Lecture

Opening Reception for "Departure & Return: The Monarch Butterfly as Metaphor, Solor exhibit by d.d. Bracy"
Details:
Artist lecture 10am in the Warden Oasis Theater followed by reception with the artist 11am-2pm in the Ironwood Gallery & Baldwin Education Building

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24 Community Mural Project

Calling all art enthusiasts! The Desert Museum is hosting a Community Mural Project in September and October and we would love your help! This a fun and easy way to help the Museum raise awareness about the importance of conserving Sonoran Desert pollinators!
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Annual Plant Sale 2016 - Members Day

Fall is the perfect time for upgrading your home landscape with new or replacement plants. Museum members get "first dibs" on the best selection of plants the day before the public sale. Shop early, get advice from the region's #1 botany experts, and receive a 10% discount on your purchases.
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25 Community Mural Project

Calling all art enthusiasts! The Desert Museum is hosting a Community Mural Project in September and October and we would love your help! This a fun and easy way to help the Museum raise awareness about the importance of conserving Sonoran Desert pollinators.
Read more

Annual Plant Sale 2016

Fall is the perfect time for upgrading your home landscape with new or replacement plants. Arrive early for the best selection of plants and get advice from the region's #1 botany experts.
Read more

October
1 Community Mural Project

Calling all art enthusiasts! The Desert Museum is hosting a Community Mural Project in September and October and we would love your help! This is a fun and easy way to help the Museum raise awareness about the importance of conserving Sonoran Desert pollinators!
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2 Community Mural Project

Calling all art enthusiasts! The Desert Museum is hosting a Community Mural Project in September and October and we would love your help! This is a fun and easy way to help the Museum raise awareness about the importance of conserving Sonoran Desert pollinators!
Read more

19 Days of Caring

The Desert Museum is hosting several service projects in conjunction with United Way’s “Days of Caring” events. Volunteer have the choice of assisting the Conservation, Education & Science Department with a Buffelgrass Pull or assisting the Exhibit’s Department with sanding and oiling the Coati Club Field Station.

Interested? Visit (http://www.unitedwaytucson.org/daysofcaring).

November
5 Annual Member's Meeting Breakfast For Silver, Gold & Carr Circle Members by Invitation

Join Director of Philanthropy Cree Zischke for breakfast before attending the Annual Members' Meeting. Meet the Museum's Board of Trustees, Senior Staff and get to know the people who are stewarding the museum today.

April 2017
30 Desert Museum Annual Gala

The Desert Museum's largest fundraising event begins with a Silent Auction and live music. Later there's a live auction and dinner.

View a calendar of Museum-wide events here