Sunday, October 27: Animal Careers Conference, 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
This is a one-day conference hosted at Brandywine Zoo and aimed at people aged 14-22 who are interested in pursuing an animal-based career, be that wildlife field work, veterinary, rehabilitation, or as a zoo professionals that works in animal care, training or welfare. This conference will be most useful to students who know they would like to work with animals, but are not sure what direction to go in. There are many diverse and varied animal careers and this event will aim to give you an overview of some of them. $30 per participant/$25 Zoo Member; Deadline for registration is Wednesday, October 23. Participants should bring their own packed lunch. www.brandywinezoo.org, (302) 571-7747. Brandywine Zoo, 1001 North Park Drive, Wilmington, DE 19802.