For 53 years, volunteer has greeted Little Rock Zoo visitors

Posted: August 12, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

Em Smith, who has volunteered at the Little Rock Zoo since 1965, shows her preserved armadillo to children attending ZooFari Camp 2018.

Em Smith has been volunteering at the Little Rock Zoo longer than many of the visitors have been alive.

Em Smith has been a volunteer at the Little Rock Zoo for more than 53 years. She usually brings with her a biofact of a dead animal such as a rattlesn...

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