Amarillo Zoo hosts Teacher Appreciation Day May 7

The school year is almost over. The Amarillo Zoo would like to say "job well done and thank you" to the hardworking educators of the Texas Panhandle. On Saturday, May 7 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. the zoo is honoring teachers, administrators and home school educators with free admission for themselves and three guests. The zoo is located at NE 24th Ave. and Dumas Highway inside Thompson Park.

Just bring your teacher ID for admittance. While you visit, learn more about the ZOOschool and ZOOmobile educational programs and other opportunities to enhance your classroom curriculum for the upcoming 2016/2017 school year.

For more information about the Amarillo Zoo, please visit their website at or "like" the Amarillo Zoo on Facebook.

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 9:30am to 2:00pm