An Evening with Elephants
Sunday, August 12th
Help us celebrate World Elephant Day at the Robert Bateman Centre.
Learn about elephant conservation and the urgent plight of Asian and African elephants in a special presentation by World Elephant Day founder, Patricia Sims. Event includes the award-winning 30-minute documentary Return to the Forest narrated by William Shatner.
Admission is $10 with proceeds benefiting World Elephant Day and the Bateman Foundation
TRBC Members: Free
Location: The Robert Bateman Centre, 470 Belleville St. Victoria BC
World Elephant Day Founder, Conservationist, Filmmaker
Patricia Sims is the founder of World Elephant Day, the global awareness campaign that brings attention to the critical threats facing elephants. A passionate and dedicated conservationist, Patricia launched World Elephant Day with the Elephant Reintroduction Foundation, an initiative of HM Queen Sirikit of Thailand, on August 12, 2012. Since that time Patricia has led and managed the annual World Elephant Day campaign, which has participants in over 50 countries and is recognized by over 100 wildlife organizations. Now in its sixth year, the annual World Elephant Day campaign reaches millions of people across the globe through events, public awareness, and social media outreach. Patricia is also the founder of World Elephant Society, the educational 501(c)(3) non-profit that raises funds for the annual World Elephant Day campaign.