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Wild Gatherings

Wild Gatherings program participants enjoy the zoo

Wild Gatherings

This memory care program, in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association, allows people with early-stage dementia to reconnect with their memories of experiencing nature and interacting with wildlife.

Each Wild Gatherings program is 90 minutes long and offers a new theme and experience for the participants, which includes a focus on a specific species; a private zoo tour; hands-on activities and crafts; and an up-close experience with one of the zoo’s ambassador animals.

Upcoming dates for Wild Gatherings programs:

Programs are offered from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. on

  • Feb. 24
  • March 23
  • April 20
  • May 18

How to sign up:

Wild Gatherings is free to attend but requires registration through the Alzheimer’s Association. Call them at 1.800.272.3900 to reserve your spot.