Hope For The Wild Speaker Series: Blooms, Butterflies and Bats

  • 7401 SW 9th Street | Des Moines, IA 50315
  • Dates: April 4, 2019
  • Location: Blank Park Zoo
  • Start/End Time: 4:00 PM
  • Event Times: Starting: 04:00 PM
  • Price: $15
  • Overview

    Russell Benedict - Get to Know Your Neighbors: Bats of the Midwest

     Afternoon Session: 4:00 pm Presentation - $15

    Evening Session: 6:00-7:00 pm Cocktail hour, 7:00 pm Presentation Begins - Members: $20, Non-members $25

    The 2019 speakers include Doug Tallamy, Orley “Chip” Taylor and Dr. Russ Benedict. Each speaker will share how they use their unique talents to save wildlife. From blooms, to butterflies to bats, each speaker has a remarkable journey to help preserve the natural world.

    For more information, call 515-974-2628 or email

    All events will be held at Blank Park Zoo | 7401 SW 9th Street, Des Moines, Iowa 50315