Party for the Planet™ festivities feature environmental education activities, amazing animal encounters and fantastic family fun.
Silver Spring, Maryland (Vocus) April 22, 2010
In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, more than 130 of the top zoos and aquariums across North America are throwing a Party for the Planet™, making it the largest combined Earth Day celebration in North America!
Local AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums are the ideal place to connect with conservation in your community. Party for the Planet™ festivities feature environmental education activities, amazing animal encounters and fantastic family fun.
WHO: YOU and your AZA-accredited zoo and aquarium.
WHAT: Party for the Planet™ to celebrate Earth Day!
WHEN: April 17-25, 2010 (Earth Day is April 22)
WHERE: To find the Party for the Planet™ nearby, please visit http://www.aza.org/party-for-the-planet-events . Check back frequently for updates!
Founded in 1924, the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of zoos and aquariums in the areas of conservation, education, science, and recreation. Look for the AZA logo whenever you visit a zoo or aquarium as your assurance that you are supporting an institution dedicated to providing excellent care for animals, a great experience for you, and a better future for all living things. AZA is a leader in global wildlife conservation, and your link to helping animals in their native habitats. For more information, please visit http://www.aza.org .
Linda Cendes, AZA
(301) 562-0777 x236