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Members' Calendar of Events

April 2014
27 The Desert Gala
Desert Gala 2014

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum’s premier fundraiser features
o live and silent auctions
o raffle
o formal dining
o live music
o valet parking

The Evenings’s Schedule

4:00 p.m. In the Desert Garden…
Cocktails and passed hors d’oeuvres
Silent Auction begins
Live Musical entertainment

5:30 p.m. Live Auction in the Warden Oasis Theater
Welcome: David Smallhouse, Chair, Board of Trustees
Craig S. Ivanyi – Executive Director
Live Auction begins
Raffle Winner is drawn (need not be present to win)

7:15 p.m. Dinner – in the Ironwood Terraces
& Baldwin Education Building

7:25 p.m. Silent Auction closes

8:30 p.m. Silent Auction items ready for pick-up in the
Desert Garden


The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is a non-profit institution fully dedicated to conservation and research of the Sonoran Desert region. Our mission includes fostering public appreciation, knowledge, and the wise stewardship of the unique treasures found only in this one-of-a-kind desert environment.

All proceeds from the Desert Gala support the daily operations, programs, and conservation efforts of the Desert Museum

October
18 Coati Kids Club members’ event, Treehouse Overnighter
Participate in a variety of night activities including a classroom program, night hike around grounds or in King Canyon, and sleepout under the stars. In the morning, check out what the keepers do to feed the animals in the Mountain Woodland.