The Wild Things

Zoo New England’s Emerging Leaders Group

The Wild Things is Zoo New England’s (ZNE) young leaders group dedicated to promoting the Zoos’ mission to inspire people to protect and sustain the natural world for future generations by creating fun and engaging experiences that integrate wildlife and conservation programs, research, and education.


To bring creativity, energy, and inspiration to the Zoos and its awareness efforts throughout the Greater Boston area.


  • Engage the area’s young leaders who are dedicated to supporting ZNE’s initiatives including educational programs, youth activities, and conservation programs.
  • Promote and expand the Zoos’ reach in the surrounding communities.
  • To collaborate with other industry leaders for the betterment of the community.
  • Network with like-minded people at fun events throughout the year.



Become a member today!

For more information, email info@zoonewengland.org


  • Two transferable one-time passes, valid for general admission to either Zoo
  • Complimentary or discounted admission to exclusive member events throughout the year. Non-member tickets will also be available for purchase.
  • Discounted tickets to special events at both Zoos including A Wild Affair, Brew at the Zoo, Roars & Pours, and Ales & Tails.
  • Invites to volunteer opportunities and guest lectures.