By CATHY MOUNCE
Register Staff Writer
A “Catwalk of Fashions on the Wild Side” will be held Thursday at the Gainesville Civic Center as the Frank Buck Zoological Society presents “Zoo LaLa” an annual style show accompanied by a raffle, silent auction and door prizes that will provide funding for new exhibits and animal purchases for the zoo. The doors will open at 11a.m. with lunch served at noon.
Karen Cook, president of the Frank Buck Zoological Society said, “We are thrilled that Zoo LaLa has generated so much excitement. It’s a very fun event for us!”
During the style show, members of the zoological society, board members and local merchants will be modeling,
Cook said that over $5,000 was raised at last years event and current ticket sales this year are above last year’s totals.
Tickets can be purchased through Wednesday only and are not available at the door. Tickets are $20 each and reserved tables for eight are $200.
Contact Cook at 940 736 0226 for tickets and further information.