Educators from around the region are invited to tour the zoo's new Education Center, network with peers, and learn about resources available from the zoo and conservation partners.
The Open House event will include the opportunity to:
- Sample hands-on activities in the new Nature Exploration Station (NESt)
- Meet environmental educators from the US Fish and Wildlife Service, Ecology in Classrooms and Outdoors, the National Wildlife Federation, and Metro's Waste Reduction & Recycling Program
- Tour the Insect Zoo and Species Conservation Lab, Backyard Habitat and Nature Play area
- Be charmed by live animal presentations in the new innovative classrooms
- Enjoy refreshments and enter to win prizes!
For more information or to register, please contact Alison Heimowitz at firstname.lastname@example.org.