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May 22, 2015
Photo of the Week: May 22

New lionesses Kamali and Zalika sit side by side in our Photo of the Week. The sisters seem to be at home already at the Kovler Lion House…and should be meeting male lion Sahar relatively soon.

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April 25, 2012
Volunteer Opportunity for Teens

Lincoln Park Zoo is looking for teen volunteers to help with Summer Conservation Camp. Learn more about this fun opportunity to gain experience and work with kids.

April 25, 2012
A Trip to Africa

Zebras. Elephants. Mountain gorillas. Researcher Rachel Santymire, Ph.D., shares photos of wildlife sightings—and zoo work to save species—from her conservation trip to Tanzania and Rwanda.

April 24, 2012
False Indigo Flourishing at Nature Boardwalk

Brian Houck, Lincoln Park Zoo's Director of Horticulture, shares his latest good news on the botanical front: false indigo showing robust progress on Nature Boardwalk.

April 24, 2012
Looking Back at Members-Only Morning

More than 350 members and their guests joined us Saturday to wake up with the south end of the zoo.

April 23, 2012
Zoo Featured in WGN Report on Chimpanzees

WGN-TV reporter Dean Richards interviews Elizabeth Lonsdorf, Ph.D., director of Lincoln Park Zoo's Lester E.

April 20, 2012
Wildlife-Friendly Gardening

Whether you have an apartment balcony or a large backyard, you can create natural spaces that attract wildlife. Join us May 12 to discover how you can provide the basic habitat essentials to help local creatures thrive in the Chicago area.

April 20, 2012
Being “Fully Chimpanzee”

By studying how chimpanzees raised as pets or entertainers make the transition to natural social groups, scientist Hani Freeman hopes to help other apes as they adapt to a “fully chimpanzee” lifestyle.

April 19, 2012
Recognize Mother’s Day with a Roar

Roar your love this Mother’s Day with a special lion ADOPT from Lincoln Park Zoo. A plush of the zoo’s new lion will give mom the perfect present to cuddle with.

April 19, 2012
Join Us for Junior Zookeepers

On April 26, third-fourth graders will have the chance to see what zookeepers really spend the day doing with Junior Zookeepers. Participants will learn about animal training, see tools of the trade and experience what it’s like to prepare meals for zoo animals.

April 19, 2012
Celebrating National Volunteer Week

This week, Lincoln Park Zoo has been commemorating National Volunteer Week by calling attention to the valuable contributions made by our own corps of dedicated volunteers. Zoo volunteers play an important role in connecting people to nature and wildlife 365 days a year, whether they're teaching kids fun animal facts at educational kiosks or uprooting weeds from the zoo's flourishing gardens.

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