Hey teens! Come learn how YOU can volunteer at the zoo! Our fun and engaging Teen Wild Guide program is a great opportunity to learn, teach the public and gain firsthand zoo experience!

Date and Time

Friday, December 6, 2013 7pm or Saturday, December 7, 2013 2pm

Cost and Fees

Free with zoo admission.


Classroom #1 of the Maddie's Center for Science and Environmental Education.


No pre-registration is required.


Contact: Teen Programs Manager
Email: melinda@oaklandzoo.org
Phone: (510) 632-9525 x201

Additional Program Information

Orientation will cover the basics of the program and frequently asked questions. Applications will be available at the orientation and do not need to be filled out ahead of time. Attendees for this orientation will be applying for the Spring 2014 session, with the following important dates:

  • January 11: Applications Due
  • January 18-25: Interviews
  • February 9: Training #1
  • February 16: Training #2
  • February 21: Training #3


Press Releases

Newsletter/Annual Report