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November 27, 2015
The Lights Start Shining Tonight!

We're flipping the on switch for ZooLights Presented By ComEd​ and PowerShares QQQ at 4:25 p.m. today! Join us for an evening of free, spectacular fun.

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February 14, 2013
Members Enjoy Exclusive Access to Children’s Zoo this Weekend

The zoo’s ongoing Member Appreciation Month perks include a good one this weekend: members-only access to the Pritzker Family Children’s Zoo from 10 a.m.–noon on Saturday, February 16.

Families and kids can watch playful North American river otters through an underwater viewing window, sc

February 14, 2013
Show Marathon Support--Join Team LPZoo 26.2

Runners, you can lace up for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon and show your support for Lincoln Park Zoo by joining our race team! Participants enjoy perks including a paid entrance fee, free zoo membership and free training from New Balance Chicago.

February 14, 2013
Happy Valentine’s Day!

We celebrate the cute and cuddly aspect of the holiday by looking back at a year of new arrivals, including baby takins, zebras, birds and gorillas.

The first of last year’s babies born at Regenstein Center for African Apes, Patty snuggles here with mom Bana.
February 13, 2013
Post from the President—Two Tiny Takins
February 13, 2013
Wild Gardens: Oh Say Can You Seed

Since last summer, zoo horticulturists and volunteers have been collecting and cleaning seed from plants at Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo.

February 12, 2013
See a Sloth, Don’t Be One

The Hoffmann’s two-toed sloths who hang around Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House spend most of their daylight hours snoozing. Sign up for one of the zoo’s next Sleep Under the Skyscrapers: Indoor Overnight sessions, though, and you’ll likely see a lot more activity from these nocturnal leaf eaters in the treetops. Just don’t expect it to be quick.

February 12, 2013
Winter Sightings

Black-crowned night herons, sora and coyote tracks are among the recent winter sightings at Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo.

February 12, 2013
Priority Registration for Zoo Summer Camps

Summer camp early registration for Donor Club contributors begins tomorrow. Not at that level? It’s not too late to upgrade to secure a spot! See all the camp details.

February 8, 2013
Photo of the Week: February 8

Hardy mountain dwellers, Chilean flamingos are at home in Chicago winters, where their pink feathers provide a vibrant contrast against snow in the Waterfowl Lagoon.

February 8, 2013
Summer Jobs for Teens at Lincoln Park Zoo

Do you know a Chicago high school student looking for an amazing summer internship? Check out the paid Malott Family Zoo Intern Program! Applications are due April 19.

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