Annual AAZK Rummage Sale

It’s that time of year again for the annual AAZK Rummage Sale. The sale will be held on Saturday May 24, 2014 from 7am until noon at the NC Museum of Life and Science Picnic Dome at 433 Murray Ave, Durham NC 27704. All proceeds benefit the NC Piedmont chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers. “The mission of The American Association of Zoo Keepers is to advance excellence in the animal keeping profession, foster effective communication beneficial toRead more

Rummage Sale is tomorrow!!

Come join Zookeepers and Volunteers from The Museum of Life and Science, Carolina Tiger Rescue, and Duke lemur Center for their annual Rummage Sale. From 7 a.m. to noon under the picnic dome at the Museum of Life and Science Great prices on a huge variety of stuff! And all proceeds benefit our local Piedmont AAZK.Read more

Baking for the animals

As Keeper Jill mentioned we had our annual AAZK Rummage Sale on May 5th. This year I baked dog treats to sell.  They were dog tested and approved. Below is the receipe from “The Ultimate Dog Treat Cookbook” ~~~Veggie Treats~~~ 3 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup quick oats 1/2 cup roasted, unsalted sunflower seeds 1/2 cup grated carrots 1/4 cup finely diced celery 1/4 finely chopped broccoli 1/4 cup finely diced red or yellow bell pepper (no seeds) 1 teaspoonRead more

AAZK Annual Rummage Sale

Its about that time again where our AAZK (American Association of Zookeepers) is having a rummage sale. This year it will be held on May 5th, RAIN OR SHINE from 7am to 11am under the picnic dome here at the museum. Our mission is to promote the continued development of animal caregivers and the welfare of animals through encouraging excellence in husbandry, supporting continuing education and collaboration between professionals, and promoting conservation through fundraising and stewardship. So, come on outRead more

Fun with Zookeepers!

Remember everyone!  This upcoming weekend is the 3rd annual local chapter of AAZK’s (American Association of Zookeepers) Rummage Sale being held right here at the museum!  Sunday morning May 15th, from 7am to 12 pm under the picnic dome there will be a wide array of donated goods for sale.  Everything from clothes and books, to furniture and appliances and everything in between!  All to benefit your local friendly and lovable zookeepers.  🙂 Our local AAZK chapter includes the DurhamRead more