Celebrating Elephants Silent Auction and Lecture
In keeping with the Oakland Zoo's commitment to conservation and education, they present their 17th annual Celebrating Elephants Lecture and Silent Auction. The featured speaker at this event is Ed Stewart, co-founder of Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) and leader in animal welfare and rescue. Since 1984, PAWS has been at the forefront of efforts to rescue and provide appropriate, humane sanctuary for animals who have been the victims of the exotic and performing animal trades. See their web site for the full program line-up.