About Zoo Docents

If you have a passion for animals and conservation, this is the perfect opportunity for you. Docents are adult, educational volunteers that lead Zoo tours, help with live animal presentations and assist zoo guests in their exploration of the natural world.


Completion of Zoo Corps training is required before attending Docent Training. Docent Training takes place based on interest. Details about the training will be covered in Zoo Corps training. For more information email Nicole Wade, Programs and Education Animals Manager, or call her at 785-587-2737.


A passion for animals and desire to learn about their care in a Zoo setting. Completion of Sunset Zoo Corps training.