Hours: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tickets: Adults $11, Child (3-12 yrs) $6
The Blank Park Zoo Ambassadors are a group of philanthropic individuals with a desire to promote the mission of the Zoo throughout the State of Iowa. As a premier support group, the Ambassadors are committed to conservation, education, recreation, and the future of the Blank Park Zoo.
Blank Park Zoo Ambassadors:
• Serve as advocates for Blank Park Zoo in the central Iowa community and throughout the State.
• Provide a fun and rewarding social experience, while promoting the advancement of the Zoo.
• Enhance the Blank Park Zoo by its mission of education, recreation and conservation.
• Host one event each year with a goal of donor and member cultivation and/or fundraising.
• Promote the value of Zoo memberships and provide assistance with membership campaigns.
• Take an active role in the future of the Zoo by offering their input and ideas.
Education Zoo Mobile (2010)
Animal Adventure Guide (Summer 2011)
Gibbon Exhibit Clean-up and Adoption (Summer 2011)
Gators on the Green Golf Tournament (Coming May 2012)
Lemur Exhibit Clean-Up & Adoption (Summer 2012 project)
Check out the new Critter Corner!
The Blank Park Zoo Ambassadors meet every second Thursday of the month. To learn more about the Ambassadors, or to become an active participant please Click Here
Paul Espey (2011 Ambassador Chair)
Billy Howe (Current Ambassador Chair)
Chris Seiberling (2012 Ambassador Chair)