Sharks and Cheetahs: Predators Misunderstood

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This event, originally scheduled for April 22, has been cancelled. Those who purchased tickets will be refunded. Our apologies for any inconvenience. Please check our calendar for future events.

Tuesday, April 22
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Bay Theater

This Earth Day, join us for Predators Misunderstood, a fundraising event that combines the forces of land and sea. Predators Misunderstood will take a closer look at cheetahs and sharks, bringing awareness to some of the threats facing these misjudged animals.  

Dr. Laurie Marker, Founder and Executive Director of the Cheetah Conservation Fund will join us to talk about rapid decline of the cheetah population, an endangered species of which only approximately 10,000 remain today.

Michael Grassmann, Marine Biologist at Aquarium of the Bay will share his expertise on sharks, and why these vastly misunderstood animals need our help.

Also meet Cheetah Ambassador Themba from the Wildcat Education and Conservation Fund.

VIP Admission

An exclusive meet and greet with Dr. Laurie Marker, Founder and Executive Director of CCF, Suzi Esterhaus, noted wildlife photographer, John Frawley, President and CEO of Aquarium of the Bay and The Bay Institute, and Michael Grassman, Marine Biologist at the Aquarium of the Bay.

Dr. Marker and Suzi Esterhaus will also be available to sign their new book, A Future for Cheetahs.

Proceeds from this event will benefit Cheetah Conservation Fund and Aquarium of the Bay.

6-7pm:         VIP Reception in the Bay Theater
7-7:30pm:    Cheetah/Shark Presentation in the Bay Theater
6:30-9pm:    Aquarium Reception


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