Play the Animal Way
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Entertain your inner wild thing in the wacky world of animal enrichment! Watch your favorite Zoo animals investigate the most colorful treats of the year, sniff out their favorite scents and solve challenging puzzles, and try a few activities yourself at stations throughout the Zoo.
- Special keeper talks, animal feedings and training demonstrations
- Kids’ games – find out how giraffes, gorillas, frogs, snakes and other animals stay active in the wild!
- Learn how to paint like an elephant!
- Plein air animal sculpture by artist Pat Burns
- Appearance by 7-year-old author Myles Schulman
- Fun tunes from DJ Willy Wow
- Meet animal activist Scott Lope, Animal Planet's 2009 Hero of the Year and Host of Discovery Channel’s
Wild Animal Repo. He will be discussing how kids can make a difference in the lives of animals in the
wild through conservation and education.
Activities will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free for Zoo Atlanta Members and children under 3; free with general admission.