EXPLORE YOUR WILD SIDE

Blank Park Zoo’s conservation series returns with three new-year events featuring prominent environmentalists:

  • Peter Knights explains his work in the fight against poaching and the illegal wildlife trade on Feb 4.
  • Wally Van Sickle discusses “front-lines” conservation work in developing countries on March 3.
  • Dr. James Pease details his lifelong work on water conservation April 7.

Each program at the Blank Park Zoo Discovery Center includes a 6 p.m. social hour as well as the presentation at 7 p.m. Early prices for each event (purchased before Jan. 29) are $20 for nonmembers, $16.67 for members and $11.67 for students. Tickets can be purchased online at blankparkzoo.com.

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