Is shift work a great fit with your life-style? To keep up to date about how the Enrichment Garden is growing, and to see incredible behind the scenes pictures from the Edmonton Zoo, make sure you like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter! Due to the large number of applications we receive, we may not always have placements for every applicant. A Police Information Check will be completed for all applicants. Every donation, big or small, helps us revitalize our beloved Edmonton Valley Zoo! Edmonton Valley Zoo Open Year-Round The Edmonton Valley Zoo is home to more than 300 wild creatures — from tigers to red pandas and lemurs to sea lions and wolves. By providing them with a fun setting in which they can learn about nature, we can create lifelong ambassadors for the long-term health of all species on our planet. For more information call us at 780-496-4935 during regular office hours, Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm or send an email to.
During the fall and summer seasons the zoo has fun rides for visitors like a merry go round, paddleboats and a miniature train. The Festival requires the coordination of 15 major light installations by local artists, community groups and contractors and the coordinator would provide support to the various committees communications, logistics, community involvement as well as assisting with the creation of the event plan and them. If you would like to get involved with the Valley Zoo Development Society to help with fundraising for the Edmonton Valley Zoo, please visit or call 780-496-6924. Open year-round, the zoo is proud to provide visitors with unique seasonal activities and educational opportunities that are engaging and memorable. The Sea Lion exhibit is amazing. This position is open to all students between the ages of 15-30 who can commit to 10 weeks and are citizens of Canada. He's written four books and almost 500 articles, all devoted to empowering and inspiring Alberta gardeners.
Remember to check back often, as this section is updated regularly. Are you a whiz navigating on a computer?. It really is nice to see some development within the zoo. And although I always end up coming in the winter time there is always a decent selection. If you are interested in volunteering for children's programs, special events, or as a zookeeper assistant,. Home to more than 350 animals and focused on conservation, the Edmonton Valley Zoo is one of Edmonton's premier attractions, offering fun and education for the whole family.
We cannot do this without your support. Animal enrichment is about healthy eating and much more. Edmonton Valley Zoo Enrichment Garden So many people are growing their own food lately, even wolves and tigers are getting their paws dirty! My family and I havent been in years and decided to take an afternoon over our Christmas break to check it out. More information about the facility, programs and services can be found at the. There are also many newly renovated sections of the zoo with new exhibits, so that made it even more interesting! We can't wait to see the new Red Panda exhibit once it opens. Does not include discounts on food and beverages, rides or gift store.
It was so successful that the Keepers were lining up to give their animals fresh vegetables, fruits, herbs, grasses, and edibles flowers to engage with. Congratulations to everyone who worked so hard to make it happen! We are looking for ambassadors to help raise awareness and funds for this incredible education and conservation facility in our community. If you are interested in working in a fast paced, dynamic working environment with Program Managers, Project Managers, Project Coordinators and Project Support professionals we are looking for you. Careers A career with the Edmonton Valley Zoo is both fun and rewarding. Remember to check back often, as this section is updated regularly. I see some areas of the park getting attention while others are bland.
Restrictions: Not applicable for ticketed special events or ticketed evening events. No guarantees during the week that she'll be in her exhibit. Are you associated with this business? Each year the Valley Zoo Development Society donates thousands to the Edmonton Valley Zoo for development and continual improvement. In the 700 square foot garden, we grow plants that encourage animals to eat, sniff, and play towards a stimulating, active lifestyle. Come to the zoo to observe, learn and connect as you get closer to animals that call our planet home. If you would like to be a part of our team and help us reach our goal, apply for one of the jobs listed below.
The other exhibits include African Veldt, Back Paddocks and Birds of Prey. Rob is Alberta's most popular gardening author. Once you've signed up for a volunteer position we will contact you regarding the next steps in the screening and orientation process. The award is given to an outstanding Zoo or Aquarium with a project that uses engaging enrichment to create a more positive habitat for the animals. Commonwealth Stadium is recognised as one of the premiere open air, live entertainment venues in the world.
This service will be paid for by the City of Edmonton. There is also a petting zoo with many farm animals. A major tourist attraction in the city, the zoo is a fun filled family outing among locals and visitors. The Valley Zoo Development Society has made a commitment to raising nine million dollars in support of this project. Thank you for caring for the animals, our children's future and the planet! With the help of the Edmonton Zoo Development Society and Shignaski Construction, Salisbury installed 10 raised planter boxes as a trial project.