Celebrate penguins and discover how AZA facilities like Seneca Park Zoo are working to restore the African penguin population through SAFE: Saving Animals From Extinction
Learn about the Zoo’s nationally renowned African penguin breeding program and the threats to this species in their natural range, such as oil spills, habitat depletion, human encroachment, and over-fishing.
Find out how you can help penguin survival with responsible consumerism (Seafood Watch), and discover how the nonprofit organization SANCCOB is working to save penguins in their natural range.
10:30 a.m. – Penguin Feeding
2 p.m. – Penguin Meet and Greet (inside Rocky Coasts Gallery)
Make a pledge to help save penguins from extinction and be entered to win a penguin t-shirt!
Guests are encouraged to wear their favorite black and white or penguin-themed outfit to the Zoo to help celebrate this species.