Friends of Spring River Zoo

Friends of Spring River Zoo Logo

The Friends of Spring River Zoo is a non-profit group established to partner with and support the ongoing efforts and growth at the Spring River Zoo. Our mission is to raise money through membership drives and fundraisers. Money collected is appropriated to exhibits, enclosures, and enrichment for the animals. Support is offered to enhance education and environmental programs for the public. More information on the Friends can be found at

Join the Pack! - Membership Rates

The membership rates to join the Friends of Spring River Zoo are as follows:

  • $40 Single Adult
  • $60 Couple Adult
  • $75 Family (Up to 5 Members)
  • $30 Single Senior 65+
  • $50 Couple Senior 65+
  • $500 Corporate

Click here to join.

Membership Benefits

Laminated Membership Card

  • Organization Sticker
  • Monthly Newsletter
  • Attendance to Monthly Organization Meetings

Future Membership Benefits May Include:

  • Wall Calendar
  • Member-Only Events Including Behind-the-Scenes Tours or Enrichment Days
  • Corporate Event Access
  • Free or Discounted Admission to Partner Organizations in Roswell and New Mexico

Monthly Organization Meetings

The members of the Friends of Spring River Zoo are invited to attend the regular monthly meetings held at the Zoo Offices every 4th Thursday of the month at 3 PM. These meetings are open to all members who wish to attend and there is no requirement to sign-up or RSVP. 

These meetings are where initiatives in partnership with the Spring River Zoo, fundraising event organization, donation collection, membership management, and other organization objectives are discussed and decided upon. Participation in these meetings is crucial to ensure the success of the organization as well as the Spring River Zoo. For those members that wish to play a bigger role in the organization, Board positions and expertise in certain areas are greatly needed. Please begin attending to learn how you can play a part!