NEW Zoo and HSEF Announce Sweet Safari for Education Event May 12


sweetsafari2The NEW Zoo and the Howard-Suamico Education Foundation are excited to announce a partnership for a new family event, the Sweet Safari for Education – A Wild Artistic Adventure, to be held Thursday, May 12, 2016 from 4-8 p.m. The Sweet Safari will feature over 150 pieces of student artwork and sweet treats from local vendors for kids and adults of all ages. Fun activities, animal encounters, a bounce house, free carousel rides, and an inflatable obstacle course are also planned.

Tickets include admission to the event at the NEW Zoo & Adventure Park and are available for $8 in advance at all Northeast Wisconsin Festival Foods locations and at Suamico Citgo, or $10 at the door. Proceeds will support educational programming for both organizations.

Patchak Named National History Day Teacher Ambassador

Patchak_Erin_ABay View Middle School 7th-8th grade Social Studies teacher Erin Patchak was named a National History Day Ambassador Teacher, the organization announced this week.

In conjunction with the award, Patchak will attend a national training workshop in July to collaborate with other leaders and help advance the National History Day mission to help students discover the power of history.

Here is the complete press release.