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Asian Elephant Extravaganza

August 22

Rosamond Gifford Zoo
One Conservation Place
Syracuse, NY 13204 
(315) 435-8511

10 am to 4 pm

Free with Zoo admission.

Asian Elephant Extravaganza is an opportunity for the Rosamond Gifford Zoo to celebrate the present Asian elephant collection and highlight their intelligence, strength, size and culture. The Zoo is home to four Asian elephants, Indy, Siri, Romani and Kirina.Event highlights include a demonstration of ceremonial elephant face painting, a tradition in Asian cultures, will the days’ activities. Visitors will be able to guess an elephant’s weight, and even see how an elephant gets a pedicure! Crafts and biofact stations will also be available for families to enjoy and learn more about Asian elephants and their endangered status.Elephant demonstrations will take place both days displaying the amazing strength and skill of these large mammals.

Posted: Monday, August 17th, 2009 @ 5:42 pm by Lynn
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