Over 120 volunteers gathered at the Edmonton Valley Zoo on Thursday evening.
|Fall colours at sundown - the setting was spectacular.|
This was the annual Volunteer Appreciation Event in honour of Master Composter Recyclers and Reuse Centre volunteers. Folks enjoyed a bbq and toured the zoo grounds.
|There were burgers, hot dogs, baked beans, salad, and a wide range of desserts.|
|And the food was good too... according to these smiles!|
|Councillor Michael Oshry brought greetings and thanks from City Council.|
"Your volunteering provides excellent waste management services to Edmontonians," Leo Girard - Manager of Waste Management Services.
Four recent MCRs received special recognition for reaching their milestones of volunteering.
|Touring around the Valley Zoo.|
|MCR Michael K. and family.|
|Hanging out at the Beaver Lodge.|
|We enjoyed animal talks about birds of prey and reindeer.|
|Zookeeper duties include walking reindeer on leashes|
|Kid duties include...making the world your playground (mission accomplished)!|
Edmonton Valley Zoo makes a big effort to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Check out their Green Team.