free with admission

Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


World Otter Day

Join us as we celebrate World Otter Day on Monday, May 27th with Rocky and Arya!  Guests can stop by their exhibit in the Wetlands from 12:00pm-3:00pm to learn some fun otter facts and listen to a special keeper chat at 2:30pm.

Free to attend with admission

Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Books and Beasts

Come join our new Books and Beasts program every second and fourth Monday of the month! Enjoy story time with our education staff, featuring stories about different animals. Guests will also get the chance to meet an education animal!

*Books and Beasts is free to all guests with zoo admission.  While walk-ins are more than welcome, we do recommend pre-registration so that we can have a headcount to help us prepare.  Books are chosen for ages 6 years and under, but all ages are certainly allowed to join!

*Please note that while guests will get to meet an animal ambassador, they will not be able to touch them during the program.*

June

Come learn all about skunks!

Monday, June 10th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Skunk at Hemlock Circle by Victoria Sherrow


Monday, June 24th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Sassafras by Audrey Penn



July

Slither in to celebrate World Snake Day this month!

Monday, July 8th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, July 22nd at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD



August

Learn all about lizards for World Lizard Day!

Monday, August 12th at 10:30am in the ZooBowl Theatre

Book TBD


Monday, August 26th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



September

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day this month!

Monday, September 9th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, September 23rd at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



October

Prepare for Halloween by meeting some cool insects!

Monday, October 14th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, October 28th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD



November

We may not have turkeys, but we do have chickens!

Monday, November 11th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


Monday, November 25th at 10:30am in the Discovery Center

Book TBD


National Hedgehog Day

Celebrate National Hedgehog Day at Elmwood Park Zoo! Enjoy an animal meet and greet with our little hedgehog friends. Make sure to stop by for this unique opportunity, as they are normally behind the scenes at the zoo. Our hedgehogs are animal ambassadors, which means they are usually only seen in educational programs inside or outside the zoo.

This event is free to attend with zoo admission 

 

Chinese New Year Celebration

We’re kicking off the Year of the Pig with a Chinese New Year celebration on Saturday, February 2nd from 12 to 1 PM! Enjoy an educational program, crafts, live animal greetings featuring “animals of the zodiac” and try on our dragon mask.

The event is free to attend with zoo admission! 

Hanukkah Celebration

Join us as we celebrate Hanukkah at Elmwood Park Zoo! The fun begins at 2pm at the Trail of the Jaguar exhibit where guests can make themed crafts and play games! Join us at 3pm on the Eagles Deck as we listen to the Temple Brith Achim Choir perform, followed by lighting the menorah. This event is free to attend with zoo admission.

A special thank you to Temple Brith Achim’s Choir and Rabbi Lazar! Additional support from Einstein Medical Center Montgomery and GIANT Blue Bell!

Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo returns on Saturday, October 13. Bring the little ones for a fun-filled evening for princesses, ghosts and superheroes of all ages. Come dressed in your creative costume and enter our costume contest. Don’t forget your trick-or-treat bag, as treat stations will be located throughout the zoo.

Boo at the Zoo is made possible thanks to Einstein Medical Center Montgomery!

 

Boo at the Zoo takes place weekends at Elmwood Park Zoo, October 13 through 28, from 12:00 to 3:00 PM.

October 13-14

October 20-21

October 27-28

This event is free to attend with zoo admission.

 

Also sponsored by Metropolitan Veterinary Associates

Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo returns on Saturday, October 13. Bring the little ones for a fun-filled evening for princesses, ghosts and superheroes of all ages. Come dressed in your creative costume and enter our costume contest. Don’t forget your trick-or-treat bag, as treat stations will be located throughout the zoo.

Boo at the Zoo is made possible thanks to Einstein Medical Center Montgomery!

 

Boo at the Zoo takes place weekends at Elmwood Park Zoo, October 13 through 28, from 12:00 to 3:00 PM.

October 13-14

October 20-21

October 27-28

This event is free to attend with zoo admission.

 

Also sponsored by Metropolitan Veterinary Associates

Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo returns on Saturday, October 13. Bring the little ones for a fun-filled evening for princesses, ghosts and superheroes of all ages. Come dressed in your creative costume and enter our costume contest. Don’t forget your trick-or-treat bag, as treat stations will be located throughout the zoo.

Boo at the Zoo is made possible thanks to Einstein Medical Center Montgomery!

 

Boo at the Zoo takes place weekends at Elmwood Park Zoo, October 13 through 28, from 12:00 to 3:00 PM.

October 13-14

October 20-21

October 27-28

This event is free to attend with zoo admission.

 

Also sponsored by Metropolitan Veterinary Associates

Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo returns on Saturday, October 13. Bring the little ones for a fun-filled evening for princesses, ghosts and superheroes of all ages. Come dressed in your creative costume and enter our costume contest. Don’t forget your trick-or-treat bag, as treat stations will be located throughout the zoo.

Boo at the Zoo is made possible thanks to Einstein Medical Center Montgomery!

 

Boo at the Zoo takes place weekends at Elmwood Park Zoo, October 13 through 28, from 12:00 to 3:00 PM.

October 13-14

October 20-21

October 27-28

This event is free to attend with zoo admission.

 

Also sponsored by Metropolitan Veterinary Associates

Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo returns on Saturday, October 13. Bring the little ones for a fun-filled evening for princesses, ghosts and superheroes of all ages. Come dressed in your creative costume and enter our costume contest. Don’t forget your trick-or-treat bag, as treat stations will be located throughout the zoo.

Boo at the Zoo is made possible thanks to Einstein Medical Center Montgomery!

 

Boo at the Zoo takes place weekends at Elmwood Park Zoo, October 13 through 28, from 12:00 to 3:00 PM.

October 13-14

October 20-21

October 27-28

This event is free to attend with zoo admission.

 

Also sponsored by Metropolitan Veterinary Associates