Pub Talk: Polar Bears and Penguins

This is a past event. Thursday, January 17 at 6:00pm 8:00pm

Oregon Zoo 4001 SW Canyon Rd, Portland, Oregon 97221

Have drinks with your friends while learning about the challenges facing both penguins and polar bears.

Presented by Pro Photo Supply, Oregon Zoo Pub Talks connect you with conservation experts. Each month conservation, animal care or wildlife science professionals share their knowledge and experience saving animals across the planet, from the forests of Borneo to the skies of the Pacific Northwest.

At this event, Oregon Zoo director Dr. Don Moore and Amy Cutting, who oversees the zoo's marine life area, will discuss the similar challenges affecting polar bears and penguins.

Learn what the Oregon Zoo is doing to enhance our knowledge and protect these important species. Find out what actions humans can take to protect penguins and polar bears while having drinks and snacks with your friends.

Doors open at 6 p.m. and the talk begins at 7 p.m., followed by a Q&A.

The event is located at the Oregon Zoo Cascade Grill. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Oregon Zoo Pub Talks are fun, educational events that help support the zoo's mission of creating a better future for wildlife through its animal welfare, education and conservation programs. Find out about the other talks by visiting


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Food & Drink, Readings & Talks, Nightlife





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