2017 Rhino Encounters

Meet Southwick’s Zoo’s rhinos, Thelma and Louise! Registration is now available for April and May 2017 Rhino Encounters (additional dates for the summer will be added soon). This program offers participants the opportunity to get close to and touch the two white rhinos found at Southwick’s while they help support…

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Thank You to 2016 Rhino Encounter Participants!

Thank you to everyone who participated in rhino encounters during the 2016 season! This year we raised $15,120, and all proceeds have been donated to Project Rhino KZN. This grassroots organization is working directly with communities in KwaZulu-Natal to help protect South African rhinos from the threat of poaching. Now…

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EARTH Movie Night: Bag It

Wednesday, July 27 7:00pm-9:00pm at Southwick’s Zoo EARTH Members: Free Non-Members: $5 (at the door) Is your life too plastic? This is the question explored by the documentary Bag It. 60,000 single-use plastic bags are used and thrown away every 5 minutes here in the United States. Have you ever…

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Place an ad in the EARTH Bash Program

EARTH Bash is coming up soon on Friday, June 17! This is our largest annual fundraiser, and proceeds go towards our educational programming. You can help support EARTH and environmental education while promoting your own business by placing an ad in the EARTH Bash booklet which will be distributed to…

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