Members' Presentation - Saturday 9th February 2019 - Lecture Theatre
Project Elephant – Adam Kenyon
Meet the girls! - An update on the characters and personalities of our herd and an insight into our exciting new research projects
EleFest 2019 - Members Conservation Evening - Saturday 6th July 2019
Save the date! details to follow.
Gold Members' Day - Sunday 15th September 2019
Save the date! Gold Members are invited to join us for a tour around the zoo followed by refreshments. You'll then be able to hear from and ask questions of some of our senior staff before taking part in an interactive animal enrichment session. If you would like to attend the event but are not yet a Gold Member - you can upgrade your membership for a small fee, just pop into Reception on your next visit. Invitations will be sent out to our Gold Members before the summer.
Future Members' Presentations: dates TBC
Asian Songbirds – Luke Forster
Singing for survival! - A first look at plans for a new aviary and an important message about the future of Asian Songbirds
Life at Blackpool Zoo
What do zoo keepers actually do?
An opportunity to meet our staff and learn more about what really happens behind the scenes
Somebody Swallowed Stanley – Sarah Roberts
Celebrity meet and greet! - Sarah studied at Myerscough College and started her career at Blackpool Zoo. She is now a celebrated author of the children’s book ‘Somebody Swallowed Stanley’ and tv personality. Sarah will be sharing her secrets, reading her story and signing copies of her book.
Wildlife Learning – Education team
Is that a dinosaur bone? - A chance to get hands on with artefacts and animals. Visit our new research centre and be the first to find out our summer season plans.
Sea Lion Secrets – Khaled Fawzy
How to train your sea lion? - Our Events team will share how they manage the husbandry, care and training of our colony of sea lions.
Feeding 1000 hungry mouths! - Learn how we source, prepare and distribute food and bedding to our animals
What might we know that you won’t? Research Round-up
Discover the findings of our research projects including the exclusive results of our elephant projects.