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FOTZ Membership Meeting

FOTZ Meeting Postponed

Due to the impending ice storm that is expected this weekend and the winter storm warning that begins Friday at 9:00 a.m., the FOTZ Annual Meeting scheduled for this Saturday, January 14 has been postponed.

An abbreviated Annual Meeting will occur on Thursday, February 16 at 11:30 am inside the Gary K. Clarke Education Center at the Topeka Zoo. During this meeting, the annual FOTZ business of electing officers will take place and proxy votes will be counted.

We apologize for this inconvenience.  Please be safe out there this weekend.


FOTZ Members – Join us for our annual membership meeting and pancake feed!

January 14, 2017, 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Big Gage Shelter House ~ Topeka Zoo
Breakfast starts at 8:30 am ~ Meeting at 9 am ~ Children’s activities until 10:30 am

The purpose of the annual meeting shall be to elect members for the board of directors and to conduct such other business as shall properly come before the meeting. Kate Larison, FOTZ Executive Director, will provide a 2016 FOTZ Year In Review, and Zoo Director Brendan Wiley will present a Zoo Update.

All members who are present at the meeting or who return the completed proxy prior to the meeting are entitled to a vote. Proxies are solicited from all members not able to attend the meeting. Proxies must be received by the date of the annual meeting to be counted.

This event is free, but free will donations will be taken to support YOUR Topeka Zoo. Come get a report on progress we made in 2016 and take a look at future plans for the zoo!

Please rsvp for the pancake feed by Monday, January 9. Please send your name and the number of guests attending to or call 785-272-7595.