Events

Romance at the Zoo

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Date:
February 13, 2016
Time:
2:00-3:30pm
Details:

Join us as we look at the complicated, beautiful and sometimes bizarre courtship rituals of the animal kingdom. From videos to meeting animals up close, this will give you a whole new perspective on relationships!

Coffee and light refreshments will be served. Registration is required.

Per-Person Cost:
$15 ($25 couple)
Age Restriction:
18 and up
Registration Required:
Yes
To Register:

Call 681-3559

Frogwatch Training

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Date:
February 20, 2016
Time:
9:00am-Noon
Details:

Join the growing number of Citizen Scientists, learning how to count frogs by learning their calls. Over the course of training we will teach you how to identify different frogs and toads, where and how to listen for them and how to report what you heard. Learn about these fascinating amphibians and help make a difference in the world around you! Registration is Required.

Frog Watch Training is offered on January 30 and February 20 from 9am-Noon.

Registration Required:
Yes
To Register:

Please call 681-3559 to register.

Breakfast with the…Giraffes

Small Breakfast with giraffes
Date:
March 5, 2016
Time:
9:00-10:00
Details:

Our popular series is back, with new breakfast opportunities.

Join us for a light breakfast while learning about the animal of the day. Then head down to their exhibit and see the featured animal enjoy their breakfast too! This is perfect for the entire family, enjoy breakfast and then head out and see the rest of the Zoo.

The Giraffe breakfast is offered on Saturday, March 5th and Sunday, March 6th.

Member Cost:
Adult $9 Child $6
Non-Member Cost:
Adult $18 Child $12
Minimum Number:
5
Maximum Number:
25
Registration Required:
Yes
To Register:

Please call (309) 681-3559 for questions or to make reservations.

Remarkable Reptiles

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Date:
March 12, 2016
Time:
11:00am-2:00pm
Details:

From snakes to turtles, do not miss your chance to find out more about the fascinating world of reptiles. We will have animal encounters and talks throughout the event as well as a snake feeding at 1:00pm.

When: March 12 11:00-2:00

Regular zoo admission applies

Included with regular
zoo admission:
Yes
To Register:

NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Just drop in!

Easter Egg Scramble

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Date:
March 19, 2016
Time:
10:00am-12:00 noon
Details:

Looking for a hopping good time? Bounce on over to the Zoo for our annual Easter egg celebration, loaded with candy and fun. The Easter egg hunt is for children 0-9 years.

10:30     ages 0-3 years
10:50     ages 4-6 years
11:10     ages 7-9 years

Member Cost:
$3.50 (Member Child)
Non-Member Cost:
$9.00 (Non-member Child) ; $9.00 (Non-Member Adult)