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June 2, 2015
Get Ready for SuperZooPicnic!

Lincoln Park Zoo members get the entire zoo to themselves on Friday, June 19, for an evening of family fun at SuperZooPicnic, our annual member celebration!

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June 2, 2015
Get Ready for SuperZooPicnic!

Lincoln Park Zoo members get the entire zoo to themselves on Friday, June 19, for an evening of family fun at SuperZooPicnic, our annual member celebration!

June 1, 2015
Baby Obu Branches Out

Female snow monkey Ono keeps a watchful eye on male Akita, as her son Obu hitches a ride with the troop leader. This is the first time baby Obu has been observed being carried by another troop member!

June 1, 2015
Serengeti Check List

Combine 3,000 syringes and needles, 400 microchips, two sets of vehicle tools, six packets of Ghirardelli brownie mix and one bored house cat, and what do you get?

May 29, 2015
Photo of the Week: May 29

Baby snow monkey Obu cuddles with mom Ono in our Photo of the Week! The little guy, who hits the 1 month mark Tuesday, is starting to venture off on his own a bit, although Ono will likely continue to carry him through his first year of life.

May 29, 2015
Meet Obu!

Thanks to your votes, we have a name for the baby snow monkey at Regenstein Macaque Forest: Obu! The three-letter choice took in 37 percent percent of the 2,197 votes, besting Osaka, Okuchi, Otsu and Obihiro respectively.

May 29, 2015
Free Yoga Classes This Weekend

On Saturday and Sunday, adults can enjoy free promotional classes for Yoga at the Zoo Presented by Walgreens. Join us at the Peoples Gas Education Pavilion at Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo to stretch into summer.

May 28, 2015
New Piglets at the Farm-in-the-Zoo

The Livestock Barn at the Farm-in-the-Zoo is looking cute and cuddly these days with the arrival of seven Mangalitsa piglets! This unique Hungarian breed is known for its long, curly fur.

May 28, 2015
Making Monkey Maps
May 28, 2015
One More Day to Name Our Snow Monkey Baby

Help us name Lincoln Park Zoo’s snow monkey baby boy, seen here in this close-up photo!

May 27, 2015
A Baby for Makari at Kansas City Zoo

Former Lincoln Park Zoo gorilla Makari has given birth to the first baby gorilla at Kansas City Zoo in 40 years! Both mom and baby are doing well.

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