September 7, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Dickerson Park Zoo
1401 West Norton Road
Springfield,MO 65803
$5 per person. Children age 2 and younger are free
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Picnic in the Park - AAZK Fundraiser @ Dickerson Park Zoo | Springfield | Missouri | United States

Picnic in the Park is presented by the Ozarks Chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers. Local members are animal care professionals at Dickerson Park Zoo and Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park. The evening’s activities will include a hot dog plate dinner, animal paintings, a silent auction and animal encounters. A sample of silent auction items can be viewed at the Ozark Chapter AAZK’s Facebook page. Admission is $5 per person for everyone age 3 and older (children age 2 and younger are free). The admission fee includes the hot dog plate dinner. Proceeds from the event benefit Lewa Wildlife Conservancy and the International Rhino Foundation.