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Waste Free Wednesdays at the Toronto Zoo
Wednesday, August 28
An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Every Wednesday in July & August. Join us for Waste Free Wednesdays to learn about the what, why and how’s of fighting plastic pollution to save species and our planet. Located just outside of the Zootique gift shop, our Waste Free Wednesdays’ information area will include a booth with a different special guest each week such as representatives from the Recycling Council of Ontario and more! There will also be various 15-minute presentations demonstrating how to reduce single-use plastic and different activities for participants to take part in, PLUS, show your commitment to reducing plastic pollution by taking a photo in our ‘Under the Sea’ photo booth and create your own plastic-free pledge!
Pledge a commitment through 10,000 Changes, a Canada-wide platform to end plastic pollution, and receive a ballot for your chance to win a reusable item from our gift shop!
Sustainable Scavenger Hunt
Have your cellphone or camera handy and take a trip around the Toronto Zoo to find and take a photo of any of the features on our Sustainable Scavenger Hunt list. Show the photos to our sustainability expert located at the information booth in front of Zootique Gift Shop and be entered to win a Behind the Scenes Tour* for you and 3 guests!
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