Save the date: Saturday October 5th for Zoowalk for Autism research.

ZooWalk Walk

Saturday October 5th is the date for the 9th Annual Zookwalk at The Phoenix Zoo benefiting Arizona State University’s Autism/ Aspeger’s Research Program. The event starts at 6:30 a.m. with registration and walk to immediately follow your registering. Registration concludes at 8:30 a.m. with the walk expected to end at 9 a.m.

Adults are $25 and a t-shirt is included,teens are $15 and kids under 12 are free. All day admission to the zoo is included with a wristband you will be given. Last year had about 3,500 walkers raising over $100,000 cash and over $200,000 in donations from medical testing and nutritional supplements. This years goal is to raise money for 1 year multi-treatment study for children and adults with Autism.

You can find more information and sign up at The Phoenix Zoo is located at 455 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix 85008 (480)273-1341.


ASU Art Museum and ASU Autism/Aspergers Research Program is hosting ”Yes, You Can Draw!” annual “T-shirt design contest” for the 9th Zoowalk for Autism Research.


Each year a t-shirt is designed for the walk and this year Zoowalk is taking the design contest to the next level and inviting the public to participate and join in on the fun and give them the opportunity to have their design featured on this year’s Zoowalk t-shirt.
Saturday, August 24, 2013
1:00pm to 4pm
ASU Art Museum,
Northeast corner of Mill Ave. and 10th Street
Tempe, AZ 85281

Visit the ASU Art Museum to help support Zoowalk for Autism Research

Admission and FREE parking! Donations welcome!


1) Yes, You Can Draw! – Instructors from SEEDs and AZ ASSIST will hold a series of 10 minute classes each on a different animal, with personalized assistance, so that children and adults of all ages and abilities can have fun drawing.

2) T-Shirt Design Contest – Now that you can draw, have fun creating and submitting a design for the Zoowalk for Autism Research.

3) Clay Is Fun – Instructors from SEEDs and AZ ASSIST will also have modeling clay available for children and adults who want to try 3D sculpture.

4) ASU Art Museum Tours: An expert guide from the ASU Art Museum will give 30-minute guided tours at 1:30, 2:15, and 3:00. Come and explore a fascinating art museum and its constantly changing exhibits, and be inspired to create your own work of art.

Refreshing cold water, sorbet, and chips will be provided – great for a hot summer day!

Contest: Artists of any age are encouraged to submit original designs for a chance to be featured on the official t-shirt of the Zoowalk for ASU Autism Research on Saturday October 5, 2013. Feel free to bring your design, or you can design at the Museum!

Must be appropriate for all ages
Must be unisex (to be worn by both sexes)
Must include at least one zoo animal
Must contain the wording “Zoowalk for Autism Research”
No Copyright or trademark images

Come by the ASU Art Museum to get inspired, check out the amazing displays and show off your artistic ability to help support ASU Research on Autism and Aspergers. Get inspired and engage the mind in all things artistic!

If you plan on attending, please RSVP by phone (480) 998-4323 or email by August 22, 2013.


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