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August 31, 2014
Golden-Breasted Starling

A golden-breasted starling perches on a tree branch and shows its metallic blue wings inside the free flight area of McCormick Bird House. This species is from eastern Africa and lives in groups of up to a dozen.

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June 18, 2014
Kristian Bush of Sugarland is Sweet on the Zoo

Kristian Bush of Grammy-winning country duo Sugarland co-headlines a twangtastic double bill with Jana Kramer on Thursday, June 26, at this summer’s Jammin’ at the Zoo outdoor concert.

June 18, 2014
Baby Klipspringer Steps Out

Baby klipspringer Asha explored her public exhibit at Regenstein African Journey for the first time this week. The tiny dwarf antelope was curious about her future home, taking a few laps around the Dry Thorn Forest habitat and checking out the masked lovebirds overhead.

June 17, 2014
The Cow Goes Move

Yoga poses with animal names—like cow, cat and down dog—take on a new layer of enjoyment when you’re doing them with your 2–3 year old.

June 17, 2014
Following Along

Here’s a rear view of baby rhino King and mom Kapuki at the Harris Family Foundation Black Rhinoceros Exhibit. The growing rhino is showing his independence…but still tends to tag along with mom.

June 16, 2014
Summer Sounds at the Patio

Classical and jazz musicians perform from 5:30–7:30 p.m. every Tuesday night at the Patio at Café Brauer, located next to Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo!

June 16, 2014
Photo Slideshow: In the Pink of Health

Once a year, the Chilean flamingos at Lincoln Park Zoo receive routine medical checkups. Enjoy a photo slideshow of the zoo’s lead vet making a flamingo house call.

June 13, 2014
Welcome to Bloom Town

Rise and shine this weekend with our Second Saturdays Garden Tour! The free walkabout, led by a zoo horticulturist, begins at the Nature Boardwalk kiosk next to Café Brauer and runs from 10–11 a.m.

June 13, 2014
Photo of the Week: June 13

Baby rhino King displays a nice layer of mud after an outdoor wallow in our Photo of the Week. Be sure to visit this growing guy—and mom Kapuki—at the Harris Family Foundation Black Rhinoceros Exhibit soon!

June 13, 2014
Playing Around

Kids acting up during your Lincoln Park Zoo visit? We’ve got just the solution: Kids Summer Theater on select days all summer at the zoo!

June 12, 2014
Veterinary Care and Vintages

Ever wonder how the zoo’s vets and animal care staff are able to ensure the health and well-being of hundreds of animals?

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