Trunkline Magazine (Louisville Zoo) Trunkline Magazine: September 2016 - Page 3

GREETINGS Hi! I’m John Walczak, Director of your Louisville Zoo. Here at the Zoo, we’re waving goodbye to an exciting summer and gearing up for a fun-filled fall. I’ll be your guide through this issue of Trunkline magazine, providing insights on the great things happening at your Zoo this autumn, revealing some behind-the-scenes information you’ll only see here and sharing fun extra facts about your Louisville Zoo and conservation. Keep an eye out for the “Inside Your Zoo” box — it’s filled with lots of great info I have to share with you. In this issue, you’ll hear about: 11 4 12 “Pokémon go” at the zoo! Henri: a rare addax birth Meet Henri, our extraordinary new addax male. Learn about this critically endangered species and what you can do to help. Have you tapped into the Pokémon phenomenon yet? The Louisville Zoo is the perfect spot for your next Pokemon Go expedition. Get the best tips on playing at the Zoo! A woolly retirement Our woolly monkeys are enjoying a sweet retirement. Get an update on your fuzzy pals and their adventures off exhibit. Learn about how the Louisville Zoo takes care of its retirees. Zoo Address Zoo Hours Admission 1100 Trevilian Way Louisville, KY 40213 March 12 to Sept. 25, 2016 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (stay until 6 p.m.) Visit the website for seasonal pricing. Telephone Administrative Offices: 502-459-2181 FAX: 502-459-2196 Education: 502-238-5358 Membership Office: 502-459-2287 Children under 3 receive free regular admission. Sept. 26 to Mid-March, 2017 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (stay until 5 p.m.) Groups (15 or more), please call 502-238-5348 at least 72 hours in advance or purchase online at louisvillezoo.org/plan/shop. Printed by Publishers Printing Company, Shepherdsville, KY. Visit Us Online Louisvillezoo.org Follow us on social media  Editorial: Heather Dishon, Robert Kemnitz Contributing Writers: Heather Dishon, Photographers: Heather Dishon, and Maureen Horrigan Kelly Grether, Hannah Graham, Matt Lahm, Karen Maynard and Brandon Paul. Jamie Huber, Robert Kemnitz, Kyle Shepherd Designer: Robert Kemnitz Trunkline is published four times a year by the Louisville Zoological Garden, John T. Walczak, Director. The Louisville Zoo, a nonprofit organization and the state zoo of Kentucky, is dedicated to bettering the bond between people and our planet by providing excellent care for animals, a great experience for visitors, and leadership in scientific research and conservation education. The Zoo is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums (AAM) and by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA). Louisville Zoo Trunkline • Fall 2016 • 3