Sunday, November 18, 1:00 – 4:00 pm. Deserts Family Day: Animals of the Desert. Fun, educational activities for the entire family focus on the animals that live in desert environments. Explore the exhibition with a gallery hunt, make a desert animal mask, and at 2:00 pm. see the Live Desert Animals program including fox, tortoise, and lizards presented by the Zoo Station from The Children’s Museum of West Hartford. At 3:00 pm, Bill Robinson will present a program on Birds of the Desert featuring a live Harris Hawk and Turkey Vulture. All activities are free with Museum admission and suitable for people of all abilities ages 5 years and up.