Trunkline Magazine (Louisville Zoo) March 2019 - Page 23

VOLUNTEERS Come lend a hand… Calling on groups with members that are age 15 and older! Are you looking for a group project? Check out the volunteer opportunities at the Louisville Zoo. See some on-going projects below. Horticulture Department Assist with beautifying our grounds by mulching, pulling grasses, planting bulbs and more! Maintenance Department Mercy Academy brightens up the Zoo. Paint, mend fences and help with other odd jobs. Special Events Join our bustling events team and bring the community together for fun Zoo events like Santa's Safari. Once you volunteer at the Zoo, you’ll want to come back each year! We have several groups that assist us yearly including UAW – Ford, UPS, PNC, Humana, Mercy Academy, Saint X and Bullitt East NHS, Nur Islamic School and duPont Manuel Key Club, to name a few. For volunteer opportunities, email Mary.Taylor@Louisvilleky.gov. We look forward to hearing from you! duPont Manual's Key Club at Santa's Safari. ZOO GOODIES New Year, New Treats! New treats are coming this spring! Stop by the Snack Shack (near Butterfly exhibit) for a Dole Whip Float ($5.99 + tax): a delicious combination of fresh pineapple juice and Dole soft serve. A colorful Kona Ice kiosk will provide refreshing new shaved ice treats. Don’t forget to try our new street taco station at the African Outpost including three flour tortillas with your choice of carnitas pork, shredded chicken or ground beef ($8.99 + tax). You’re sure to love it! Look for additional changes at WildBurger (near the Splash Park) with a pick-up window to speed up ordering and new freshly smashed and cooked burgers as well as veggie burgers! Need a wild space to host your next corporate event? The Zoo is here for all your needs and chef Rob, who recently joined our team, is anxious to help you create a memorable event. Book your 2019 or 2020 private event with us by the end of May to receive a 10% discount. Be sure to mention this Trunkline advertisement. Book today by calling (502) 238-5348 or email us at LouisvilleZooEvents@kmssa.com. Louisville Zoo Trunkline • Spring 2019 • 23