Potluck Rescheduled!

Our potluck has been rescheduled for June 22 at 6:30pm at Natalie's house. Please email us for directions at [email protected] 

Upcoming Events

Arts for the Animals Craft Nights

Our annual Arts for the Animals fundraiser will be held during Eureka's Arts Alive throughout the summer. We are meeting at one of our member's homes to make nature-themed crafts on June 11 at 7pm. All interested individuals are welcome. Email us for directions at [email protected]

Monthly Chapter Meeting

Our monthly meetings are held the first Monday of each month. Our next meeting is July 2 at 6:30 pm at Sequoia Park Zoo. You may enter through Gate C located just south of the main gates. All community members are welcome at the meeting.

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: Monday 12-4pm, Tues-Sun 10am-5pm

See website for more details.

Photo credit: Greg Nyquist