Animal-themed paint classes slated at zoo

Published Mar 15, 2017 at 4:00pm

UTICA — The Utica Zoo, 1 Utica Zoo Way, is offering two animal-themed paint classes with instructor Jill Rae Vennera of “Easels on the Gogh,” Herkimer.

The adult paint class is set for Wednesday, March, 22 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

The cost is $35 to paint a giraffe on a 16”-by-20 “ canvas. Price includes admission to the zoo, coffee, tea and cookies.

The family paint class is Saturday, March 25, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $20 to paint a zebra on a 12”-by-12” canvas.

Each class is limited to 30. Reservations are required at Zoo Gift Shop or at 315-738-0472.

Visit Uticazoo.org for updates on zoo events.