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Family Fun Program

Every second Saturday of the month, October – March, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Family Fun Program

Every second Saturday of the month, October – March, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Family Fun Program

Every second Saturday of the month, October – March, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Family Fun Program

Every second Saturday of the month, October – March, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Family Fun Program

Every second Saturday of the month, October – March, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Family Fun Program

Every second Saturday of the month, October – March, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Breakfast with the Birds

Saturday, March 18, 9:15 - 10:00 a.m.

Enjoy a continental breakfast alongside Zoo educators and a few wild friends! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Gorillas

February 2, 9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Enjoy a delicious breakfast in the Tropical Forest with our gorilla family. Registration required.strong text

Breakfast with the Goats

March 6, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine (virtually) with us! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Red Pandas

Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Kangaroos

Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Hippo

April 4, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Kangaroos

Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Fennec Fox

April 18, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine (virtually) with us during your winter break! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Camel

April 20, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine (virtually) with us during your winter break! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Kangaroos

Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Red Pandas

Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Sloth

Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Zootopia

June 1, 6:30 - 10:00 p.m.

Mark your calendar for our annual fundraising gala and an inspiring evening in celebration of the natural world.

Learn More

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Celebrate Mother's Day at the Zoo

May 12, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Help us celebrate your mom (and all of ours!) with FREE ADMISSION for all moms on Mother's Day!

Learn More

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Zootopia

June 1, 6:30 - 10:00 p.m.

Mark your calendar for our annual fundraising gala and an inspiring evening in celebration of the natural world.

Learn More

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Father's Day at ZNE

June 16, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Celebrate your father (and all of ours!) with FREE ADMISSION for all dads on Father's Day.

Learn More

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

African Painted Dog Educator Chat

9:30 a.m.

Meet painted dog sisters Moremi and Madikwe, and learn more about what makes this species unique.
Location: Painted dog habitat by the Zoo's Giraffe entrance.

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Condor Keeper Chat

12:00 p.m.

Fly by Raptor Ridge to learn all about one of the world's largest flying birds, the Andean condor, and what we're doing to protect this majestic species.
Location: Raptor Ridge

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Giraffe Educator Chat

2:30 p.m.

Ready for a tall tale? Giraffes need our help - Come hear their story!
Location: Giraffe Savannah across from the playground
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

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