Upcoming Events

Volunteer for AAZK!

Redwood Coast AAZK supports Sequoia Park Zoo's events by tabling or assisting with different activities throughout the zoo as needed. If you're interested in helping during events, we are looking for volunteers for Sequoia Park Zoo's Boo at the Zoo event on Oct. 28th.

Monthly Chapter Meeting

Our monthly meetings are held the first Thursday of each month. Our next meeting is November 1st 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.


Do you want a new Redwood Coast AAZK logo t-shirt? Get a blank t-shirt and $3 to Natalie soon! Check your e-mail or the September meeting minutes for details. Email us if you have any questions at redwoodaazk@gmail.com. 

Who are we?

We are a volunteer organization made up of professional zoo staff 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