Hogle Zoo's baby African elephant will visit the zoo's first "Show and Tale" preschool story hour at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 13, in Discovery Land at the east end of the animal park.
A storyteller will read "Esther's Trunk," by Jez Alborough and "The Trouble With Elephants" by Chris Riddell. A zoo official then will show the elephant to the children and will answer their questions.Reservations are necessary and may be made by calling 582-0714 on Monday, June 10. Adults will be admitted for $4 and children aged 5 through 14, $2. No charge will be made for children under 5.