Did You Know?
Magellanic penguins are named after Ferdinand Magellan who first discovered them in 1519.
Moose are coming to Potter Park Zoo, and this is your chance to help make Lansing their new home! We’re making it easy as well. All you have to do is attend this fantastic event at our favorite house in town - the historic Potter House! Your support at this event will help the zoo fund the transportation of these animals all the way from Alaska, and assist in the redevelopment of space for an exhibit. Space is limited to 100 attendees, so grab your tickets fast.
|6:15||Presentation by Henry "Rique" Campa, III, Ph.D., Michigan State University, on Moose, Elk, and White-tailed Deer|
|7:00||Dinner and casual touring of the house|
|8:00||Animal presentation by zoo staff|
|8:45||Special performance by concert pianist *Sergei Kvitko|
Tickets are $100, and only 100 are available for the event. Click the link below to purchase online, or call Jen at 517.342.2709 to make your reservation today! PLEASE NOTE: You will not receive a physical ticket in the mail - your name will be on a list at will call.
Online reservations have ended. Limited tickets will be available at the entry of the event.
*Sergei Kvitko is an acclaimed pianist, composer, recording engineer and producer. He was born in Russia and began studying music at the age of six. After receiving the highest musical education there, he came to the United States to pursue a Doctor of Musical Arts degree at Michigan State University, where he studied with Ralph Votapek. In his first year at MSU he won the school’s two most prestigious contests: The Honors Competition and The Catherine Herrick Cobb Scholarship Competition. Read more about Sergei here.