Upcoming Events!

Monthly Chapter Meeting

We will be holding our next monthly meeting on September 7th at 6:30pm at the Sequoia Park Zoo. Please note our time/day change! Meetings will now be the first Wednesday of the month. You may enter through Gate C. Winos for Rhinos will be one of our big topics!

Education Committee Meeting

Our Education Committee will be meeting on Friday, August 19th at 6pm at Mosgo's Coffee Shop in Arcata. Any chapter member is welcome to join this exciting committee that helps us develop our educational messaging.

We are a volunteer organization made up of professional zoo keepers from the Sequoia Park Zoo and interested community members who are dedicated to professional animal care and conservation. Read more about us here.

What is AAZK?

The American Association of Zoo Keepers (AAZK) is a nonprofit (U.S. 501c3) volunteer organization made up of professional zoo keepers and other interested persons dedicated to professional animal care and conservation. The mission of the AAZK is to advance excellence in the animal keeping profession, foster effective communication beneficial to animal care, support deserving conservation projects, and promote the preservation of our animal resources and animal life.

Sequoia Park Zoo

Check out our favorite zoo!

Sequoia Park Zoo
3414 W Street
Eureka, CA


Summer hours: Every day 10am-5pm

Winter hours: Tues-Sun 10am-5pm

See website for more details.

Photo credit: Greg Nyquist