ASHEBORO-Due to predictions of frozen precipitation and potential hazardous driving conditions, the North Carolina Zoo's Volunteer Training Program scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 30, from 1-3 p.m. has been postponed.

This was to be the first of several training sessions slated for early 2010 and will be rescheduled to a later date. For information on the revised schedule as well as the volunteer opportunities available, contact Zoo Volunteer Coordinator Toy Jarrett at 336-879-7712 or

The zoo is an agency of the N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Dee A. Freeman, Secretary; Beverly E. Perdue, Governor.