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Members' Calendar of Events

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

March 2019
22nd (Fri) Packrat Program: Animals and Art

Learn about tarantulas and their homes through arts and crafts! Let a live animal inspire your artistic side and go home with a fun prize. This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.

23rd (Sat) Packrat Program: Animals and Art

Learn about tarantulas and their homes through arts and crafts! Let a live animal inspire your artistic side and go home with a fun prize. This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.

WineDown With Wildlife

Join the Desert Museum for our first wine festival, WineDown with Wildlife, to help support the amazing wildlife in our care and celebrate World Wildlife Day. Sip on the best local and regional wines in the Southwest, sample sweet and savory snacks, stargaze with Adam Block, enjoy live music, visit with our engaging animals, capture your clever side with Hello Gorgeous Photo Booth, and more.


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29th (Fri) Packrat Program: Animal Yoga

Animals can bend, stretch, jump, and move! Come bring out the animal in you. In this movement- focused class we’ll learn about animals as we mimic their yoga poses. We’ll also meet a live animal and go home with a fun prize. This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.

30th (Sat) Packrat Program: Animal Yoga

Animals can bend, stretch, jump, and move! Come bring out the animal in you. In this movement- focused class we’ll learn about animals as we mimic their yoga poses. We’ll also meet a live animal and go home with a fun prize. This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.

May
11th (Sat) Party for the Planet

What better way to celebrate and appreciate the Sonoran Desert than to toast to it? Stand among the saguaros at the Desert Museum and sip on the best local and regional spirits in the Southwest at this year's Party for the Planet! You can also sample sweet and savory snacks, stargaze, dance the night away under the stars, visit with our engaging animals, capture your clever side with Hello Gorgeous Photo Booth, and more. This year will celebrate Endangered Species Day. This is an opportunity for people to learn about the importance of protecting endangered species (like our Mexican gray wolves) and everyday actions they can take to help protect them.
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