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August 31, 2014
Golden-Breasted Starling

A golden-breasted starling perches on a tree branch and shows its metallic blue wings inside the free flight area of McCormick Bird House. This species is from eastern Africa and lives in groups of up to a dozen.

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June 29, 2011
New Life in the Water

Conservation Campers and zoo scientists joined forces to add new life to the water at Nature Boardwalk. Take a look.

June 29, 2011
New Painted Turtles at Nature Boardwalk

Nature Boardwalk received a burst of color yesterday with the introduction of eight new painted turtles. Learn about the new arrivals with Coordinator of Wildlife Management Vicky Hunt.

June 28, 2011
Least Bittern at Nature Boardwalk
June 28, 2011
Turtle Release This Morning at Nature Boardwalk

Join us at 11 a.m. today to see Lincoln Park Zoo Conservation Campers help biologist Vicky Hunt introduce a group of painted turtles to the pond at Nature Boardwalk. If you can't make the morning release, join us for the free educational program Turtle Tracking at Nature Boardwalk daily at 1 p.m.

June 27, 2011
Ooohhhmmm at Nature Boardwalk

July yoga classes begin Thursday! Enjoy the sights and sounds of Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo as you stretch away at the Peoples Gas Education Pavilion. Daily, monthly and flex passes available. Go here to learn more.

June 24, 2011
Tonight's Jammin' at the Zoo Is Sold Out!

Tonight's Jammin' at the Zoo concert featuring OneRepublic with Jason Reeves is sold out! You can still get your tickets for Sugar Ray with Bronze Radio Return (July 22) and Colbie Caillat (August 26).

June 23, 2011
Butterfly Season Begins
June 23, 2011
Rough Week?

Tomorrow is Take Your Dog to Work Day. When you and Spot punch out, take a stroll around Nature Boardwalk then relax at the dog-friendly Patio at Cafe Brauer. Sip a soft drink, cocktail or beer. Nibble on crab cakes or bratwursts. And show your four-legged friend one of the best skyline views in the city.

June 23, 2011
Moonlight Mojitos and Shrimp Skewers, Anyone?

In addition to offering an incredible skyline view in a natural oasis, The Patio at Cafe Brauer serves delicious cocktails and entrees. Check out two of the most popular here.

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