Party for the Planet

            Party for the Planet

                  Earth Day at your Topeka Zoo

What better way to celebrate Earth Day than with at a Party for the Planet, surrounded by some of the planet’s most amazing and diverse wild animals?

Earth Day will be celebrated at your Topeka Zoo on Saturday, April 22 from 9:00-3:00.  With over thirty booths, including over two dozen from outside agencies, guests will find interactive educational stations spread throughout the zoo.  Booths will include exciting, informative and interactive activities for kids of all ages to join in on, enjoy, and learn from.  Keeper chats and live animal exhibits will be scheduled throughout the day.  Help support conservation work around the globe by connecting with wildlife, learning about nature, and becoming involved with protecting the future of our earth, at Party for the Planet at your Topeka Zoo.

Party for the Planet Booths/Activities provided by Topeka Zoo:

  1. Endangered & Invasive species Plants
  2. Live animal booth in front
  3. Bird of Prey booth
  4. Seed bomb booth
  5. Keeper chats scheduled throughout the day
  6. Eco-Club Zoo Poster Scavenger Hunt
  7. Multiple exhibits on a variety of different environmental messages
  8. Hand-outs  for guests involving
    environmental messages













Party for the Planet Booths by Outside Agencies:

Friends of the KAW
Topeka/Shawnee Co Library
Kansas Fishing’s Future
SN Co Master Gardner’s
KSU Wildlife Society
National Park Service
Helping Hands Humane Society
Sierra Club
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Green Point
NE Kansas Bee Keeper
Schendel Pest Control
U.S. Coast Guard
Face Painting
Audubon of Kansas
NE Kansas Wildlife Rescue
Ken Krief – KS Mussels
Good Energy Solutions
City of Greensburg
SN Co Recycling Dept
Topeka Metro Bike Project
SN Co Conservation District
KS Native Plant Society
Prairie Park Nature Center
SN Co Weed Department
KS Geological Survey
KS Department of Wildlife & Parks