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Hope for the Wild


Due to updates on COVID-19, this event is postponed and will be rescheduled - date to be determined. 

Thursday, April 30
6 - 9 p.m.

Hope for the Wild 2020 speaker Jim Breheny

Join us for Hope for the Wild, a special evening featuring Jim Breheny of the Bronx Zoo/Wildlife Conservation Society and host of Animal Planet’s The Zoo. Learn about Jim’s career in the conservation field, and listen as Jim shares powerful stories of conservation in action. Jim will share his many years of experience in the world of animal husbandry, animal welfare and his incredible commitment to field conservation and saving species.   

Funds raised at Hope for the Wild benefit the zoo’s Conservation Fund, and a portion of the proceeds will directly benefit the Wildlife Conservation Society whose mission is to save wildlife and wild places worldwide. 

Adults 18 & older only. 

Tickets on sale in March. 


  • General Admission: $50
    Includes beer and wine (for 21 and older only), soft drinks and food
  • Student Admission: $25
    Includes soda and food