Outreach

Outreach: Let Us Bring the Zoo to You!

Download our 2014/1015 School Year Outreach Flyer (PDF)

Basic Information:

  • Contact our Outreach Coordinator at outreach@alaskazoo.org or (907) 341-6458 for more information or to schedule an outreach program!
  • When scheduling your program, please have the following information ready: Program of interest, preferred date/time, number/age of audience, contact person's information (name, telephone number, email address), school or organization information (name, address, telephone number).

Animal Ambassador Outreach

Ambassador animals available: Great-horned owl, red-tailed hawk, porcupine, Northern goshawk, reptiles (turtles, ball pythons). Availability is subject to change.

  • $100 per presentation (Anchorage, Eagle River, Chugiak)
  • $125 per presentation (Girdwood and Mat-Su)
  • Fees listed above are for one animal/one presentation
  • Presentation time is 30-45 minutes, depending on the animal
  • No maximum group size
  • Travel to rural areas will require different pricing
  • Fees are paid to the presenter at the time of program

Hands-On Animal Detectives

Let us bring our hands-on animal item collection to your location! Items include furs, feathers, antlers, skulls and more!

  • $60 per presentation (Anchorage, Eagle River and Chugiak)
  • $90 per presentation (Girdwood and Mat-Su)
  • Program lasts roughly 30 minutes
  • Maximum group size: 25 people per presentation
  • Fees are paid to the presenter at the time of the program

Guest Speaking

Zoo staff can speak on a variety of topics including, but not limited to: Polar bears and climate change, animal detectives, zoo careers, specific animal species natural history, zoo mission and history. Topics and presentations can be modified and developed to meet your needs.

  • $60 per presentation (Anchorage, Eagle River, Chugiak)
  • $90 per presentation (Girdwood and Mat-Su)
  • Prices reflect programs selected from our list of pre-prepared topics. Custom topics may require price increases.
  • Travel to rural areas will require different pricing.
  • Fees are paid to the presenter at the time of program.
  • Programs vary, lasting up to 45 minutes