Press Release: 04/17/2013

Oakland Zoo and Clif Bar Host Special Screening of YERT

Nicky Mora, Senior Manager, Marketing/PR
(510) 632-9525 x130

Oakland Zoo and Clif Bar Host Special Screening of YERT

Join Oakland Zoo and Clif Bar for an April Conservation Speaker Series featuring the award-winning docu-comedy, YERT: Your Environmental Road Trip. This exciting and unique conservation event takes place Thursday, April 18 at the Clif Bar & Company office, a Zoo partner.

YERT is an award-winning docu-comedy about three friends that hit the road with hope, humor, and all of their garbage, to discover individuals around the country who are taking todayís environmental crises into their own hands by creating solutions.

In a year's time, the friends visited all fifty states in America and experienced the good, the bad, and the weird. Join three friends as they uncover this generationís top innovators and find everyday people and solutions to the planetís most critical threats and challenges.

Come along for the ride on Thursday, April 18, from 7:30pm-10:00pm at Clif Bar & Company, located at 1451 66th Street at Hollis Street, Emeryville, CA 94608. It all kicks off with a lecture at 7:30pm, followed by the screening of the film, Your Environmental Road Trip. The price range for this event is $10-$20 per person.


The Bay Area's award-winning Oakland Zoo is home to more than 660 native and exotic animals. The Zoo offers many educational programs and kid's activities perfect for science field trips, family day trips and exciting birthday parties. Nestled in the Oakland Hills, in 500-acre Knowland Park, the Zoo is located at 9777 Golf Links Road, off Highway 580. The East Bay Zoological Society (Oakland Zoo) is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization supported in part by members, contributions, the City of Oakland and the East Bay Regional Parks.