Canvas, Corks & Conservation
Explore Your Creative Side
Join us in combining your thirst for creativity with our mission for conservation! Roosevelt Park Zoo’s Canvas, Corks & Conservation is an adult-only painting class that will inspire your love for the natural world through guided paint classes. We will provide your canvas, paints, and all other materials needed to create your masterpiece. All you need to provide is the wine! All money raised will be donated to AZA SAFE: Saving Animals From Extinction initiative.
Date: Provided below
Ages: Must be 21+ to attend
Fee: $25 for zoo members $30 for nonmembers
September 14th Class
This class is currently full!
Travel to the savanna’s of Africa as we create this unique giraffe painting. While painting, we will learn some fun facts about giraffes, the threats they face in their natural habitat, and what is being done to protect them.
October 19th Class
November 9th Class
December 7th Class
AZA SAFE: Saving Animals From Extinction
AZA SAFE is an initiative to identify threats, develop action plans, raise new resources and engage the public.Through this initiative, 10 Signature Species have been identified: African penguin, Asian elephant, black rhinoceros, cheetah, gorilla, sea turtle, sharks, vaquita, Western pond turtle, and whooping crane. As an AZA-accredited facility, we have a unique responsibility and opportunity to help slow species declines and extinction. Visit www.aza.org/aza-safe to learn more about AZA Safe and how you can help.