Upcoming Events!

National Zoo Keeper Week Celebration

Join the Sequoia Park Zoo and the Redwood Coast AAZK chapter as we celebrate National Zoo Keeper Week, July 19-25. We will have a variety of activities planned throughout the week. Hope to see you there, and don't forget to share your experience using the hashtags #NZKW2015 and #ImAKeeper!

Chapter Meeting

Join us for our monthly chapter meeting on August 13th at 7pm! We will be meeting at the Sequoia Park Zoo's conference room.

Winos for Rhinos

Our annual Winos for Rhinos fundraiser (part of the National AAZK Bowling for Rhinos fundraiser) will be held again  this year on September 13th at Crush in Arcata, CA! Details to follow soon!

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