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May 21, 2015
Post from the President--Understanding Urban Wildlife

Lincoln Park Zoo hosted the International Urban Wildlife Conference this week, hosting scientists from around the globe to discuss how people and animals can share space in our cities. President and CEO Kevin Bell has the details.

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May 17, 2012
Enjoy Free Yoga Classes at Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo!

Yoga studios can be a real stretch on the budget.

May 17, 2012
ABC7 Shares New Arrivals

Stork chicks. New lion Sahar. A red river hog. ABC7's Frank Mathie shares some of Lincoln Park Zoo's newest arrivals.

May 16, 2012
Graze and Groove at Zoo-ologie!

Chef Sarah Grueneberg, executive chef at Cafe Spiaggia, was the first runner-up on the last season of Bravo’s “Top Chef: Texas.” On June 1, sample the savory creations at her food station during Zoo-ologie, the popular annual spring fundraiser held by the Auxiliary Board of Lincoln Park Zoo.

May 16, 2012
Plentiful Perennials

Looking for a garden class that makes learning about plants easy? Use Lincoln Park Zoo as your living classroom for our three-part series on Plentiful Perennials!

May 15, 2012
What It’s Like to Look for Rattlesnakes

Scientist Kristine Schad shares what it’s like to look for eastern massasauga rattlesnakes on their home turf—part of the zoo effort to conserve the species.

May 14, 2012
Help Make United Run for the Zoo a Success

We're looking for special volunteers the morning of June 3 to help with race registration, pick-ups, the finish line and more. If you're an early riser age 16 and up, come lend a hand!

May 13, 2012
Happy Mother’s Day!

To celebrate the occasion, we’re highlighting one of the zoo’s top moms, Bolivian gray titi monkey Delasol. She’s had eight offspring at the Helen Brach Primate House!


To honor Bolivian gray titi monkey Delasol on Mother’s Day, keepers put together some sweet treats for her and her group.
May 11, 2012
Free Garden Tour Saturday

Tomorrow's free Second Saturday Garden Tour will feature highlights like this doublefile viburnum near Foreman Pavilion. To join us, meet at the information kiosk at the Patio at Café Brauer at 10 a.m.

May 11, 2012
Fullerton Closing on Saturday

Planning to visit this weekend? Please note that Fullerton Avenue will be closed from Halsted Street to Lake Shore Drive from 7–10 a.m. on Saturday for a fundraising run/walk for Children’s Memorial Hospital. As a result, the zoo parking lot will not be accessible during this time and travel times may be delayed.

May 11, 2012
Post from the President—Rounding Up Rattlesnakes

You may not have noticed, but last week featured perfect weather for spotting eastern massasauga rattlesnakes. President and CEO Kevin Bell offers an update from the field, where zoo scientists are working to save this endangered species.

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