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October 8, 2015
Pumpkins and Piñatas

This holiday weekend you can experience the zoo’s Fall Fest and make edible piñatas for the animals!

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October 25, 2012
Post from the President--Shifting Seasons

The changing weather gives President and CEO Kevin Bell a chance to share how the zoo prepares for--and enjoys--fall.

October 25, 2012
Secure a Spot at Spring Break Camp

It's only October, but the weather has us thinking of spring—and Spring Break Camp at Lincoln Park Zoo! Early registration begins next week for Donor Club contributors. Learn more about spring break fun for 4-year-olds to fourth graders.

October 25, 2012
Fun Times at Nangale Primary School

In Africa, zoo scientist Anna Czupryna takes a break from dog data collection to encourage local kids to stay healthy and stay in school! (She drops off a few goodies as well.)

October 25, 2012
Celebrating Conservation

Lincoln Park Zoo works with local partners to restore the endangered Puerto Rican parrot to its island home. Learn about the recovery—and enjoy wine, hors d'oeuvres and music—November 7 with Wine & Wildlife: Puerto Rican Plumage.

October 24, 2012
Goodbye to Guam

Vice President of Animal Care Megan Ross wrapped up her conservation trip to Guam by looking at future release sites for Guam rails, which are extinct in the wild.

October 22, 2012
Photo Slideshow: Spooky Zoo Spectacular

Check out our photos from Saturday’s Spooky Zoo Spectacular! We had a great turnout, the weather was beautiful and the zoo grounds looked more exotic than ever with the costumed kids trick-or-treating at animal houses.

October 22, 2012
Junior Detectives: Solve an Animal Mystery at the Zoo!

Footprints, fur, bones...these are just a few of the clues first- and second-graders will use during “Mystery in the Zoo: Critter Case” on Monday, November 12. Register today for this fun, interactive education program that combines Sherlock Holmes sleuthing and wildlife research for little ones!

October 19, 2012
Spooky Zoo Spectacular is Tomorrow!

Spooky Zoo Spectacular is tomorrow at Lincoln Park Zoo! The FREE family fun goes from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. and includes trick-or-treating across zoo grounds, a haunted house, music and dancing, arts and crafts and more. Join us for some boo in the zoo!

October 19, 2012
Photo of the Week: October 19

Gorilla mom Bana and her new baby cuddle face to face at Regenstein Center for African Apes. The little one, whose name and gender are still being determined, was born October 11.

October 19, 2012
Spots Still Available in Exhibit Design Program for Kids

Budding zoologists, here’s one for you. Third- and fourth-graders will learn what goes into creating a modern zoo exhibit in “How Do You Zoo?” on Saturday, October 27.

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