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September 30, 2014
Singin’ in the Train

Choo-choo! Bring your little ones to the zoo on Thursday, October 2, for the grand opening of the Lionel Train Adventure.

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July 10, 2014
Post from the President--Growing Joeys

There's a new joey jumping at the zoo's Antelope & Zebra Area, President and CEO Kevin Bell shares. A member helped pick the perfect name, Jack, but it looks like this new arrival may soon have company.

July 10, 2014
Life is a Cabernet

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could stroll through Lincoln Park Zoo’s beautiful gardens on a summer evening with a glass of wine in hand? Well, you can.

July 9, 2014
The Northside Southpaws Play Locally Sourced at the Patio Tonight

Want to enjoy the perfect weather after work? Stop by the Patio at Cafe Brauer for tonight's Locally Sourced at the Patio, which features local produce, music from the Northside Southpaws, art by Weener Ware, Helen Tsatsos and Tina Dixon and beer specials from Lagunitas Brewing Company!

July 9, 2014
Tickle Your Free Flight Fancy at Lincoln Park Zoo

Hope B. McCormick Curator of Birds Sunny Nelson introduces us to some colorful tropical species for ComEd’s “Coolest Summer Ever Forever” Instant Win Game & Sweepstakes.

July 8, 2014
Exclusive Goose Island Ale at the Zoo

Goose Island Brewery’s Boardwalk Blue—a golden ale infused with fresh blueberries—is exclusively available this summer at The Patio at Café Brauer at Lincoln Park Zoo!

July 7, 2014
Join the Rahm's Readers Summer Learning Challenge

Twins Maren and Phoebe McChesney use Adelor for support as they complete an ethogram exercise from the Rahm’s Readers Summer Learning Challenge. This year’s theme, “Explore and Roar,” has fun animal activities from Lincoln Park Zoo and Brookfield Zoo educators.

July 7, 2014
Kids Acting Up? We’ve Got the Solution

Enjoy free kids summer theater performances tomorrow and all summer at the zoo!

July 6, 2014
Malayan Sun Bear
On a hot, sunny day like today, a Malayan sun bear can find comfort by stretching out in a shady spot.
July 6, 2014
King Weighs In

Curator of Mammals Mark Kamhout offers an update on baby rhino King, who continues to grow—and amaze visitors to the Harris Family Foundation Black Rhinoceros Exhibit.

July 5, 2014
Looking for Prey

Long legs and a long, pointed bill help black-necked stilts prowl wetlands stretching from California to Brazil. You can spot this streamlined species in the Seashore Exhibit at the zoo's McCormick Bird House.

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