Saturday, May 06, 2006

JACK HANNA - Jungle Jack comes to town.

A new fall Mountain Gorilla special from Jack Hanna, as described at The Daily Advertiser.
Yesterday, Jack Hanna braved the wilds of Lafayette to teach kids about endangered species.

"Jungle Jack," the 59-year-old host of Animal Adventures with , was the keynote speaker for Our Lady of Fatima School's bi-annual academic enrichment week. This year's theme, Fatima Journeys to the Animal Kingdom, taught pre-K through eighth graders about animals, their geographical habitats and the cultures with which they coexist.
Hanna showed wide-eyed students clips from his upcoming fall TV special on Rwanda's endangered mountain gorilla population before bringing live animals onto the stage.