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A Wild Affair  

 

Docent with barn owlFriends of Lee Richardson Zoo are going to have ‘more fun than a barrel of monkeys’ during the wildest night at the zoo. “A Wild Affair” will take place on Saturday September 6, 2014. Lee Richardson Zoo will be closed during regular hours September 6 to prepare for the festivities. The evening features live music from “Tim Anthony & The Anamals,” along with live and silent auctions. Adult beverages will be served while local restaurants and caterers provide a delicious “taste of Southwest Kansas.”  The event takes place under the stars in the Wild Asia exhibit. Doors open at 6 p.m. at the Finnup Center for Conservation Education, located at 312 Finnup Drive. Food is served until 8 p.m. “A Wild Affair” is Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo’s largest fundraiser of the year. Tickets are $40 during early bird sales and must be purchased in advance, as they will not be available at the door. Tickets purchased on or after September 1 are $50. Guests mustbe 21 to enter. Purchase Guests enjoying A Wild Affairtickets in advance at Lee Richardson Zoo, Patrick Dugan’s Coffee House, Ward’s Garden Center and online at www.folrz.org. Funds raised will go toward a new primate exhibit. Contact Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo for more information: 620-276-6243 or follow Friends on Facebook.