Lincoln Park Zoo

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October 22, 2014
Nayembi's Journey

As Nayembi gets ready for her second birthday, Curator of Primates Maureen Leahy shares how the growing gorilla recovered from an injury as a baby—and is thriving with her family today!

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July 20, 2011
Smooth Green Snake Slideshow

Lincoln Park Zoo is partnering with the Lake County Forest Preserve District to restore smooth green snakes to the wild. See a slideshow of last week's release (complete with tiny transmitters to track the snakes).

July 18, 2011
Peregrine Falcon on the Hunt

Coordinator of Wildlife Management Vicky Hunt spots a peregrine falcon at Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo.

July 14, 2011
Gardening Programs at Lincoln Park Zoo

Looking to grow your green thumb this summer? Sign up for one of the zoo's gardening classes - or come to a free Second Saturdays Garden Tour!

July 13, 2011
Not All Frogs Go “Ribbit”
July 13, 2011
Cub and Chimpanzee

Chicago Cubs first-baseman Carlos Pena and his family stopped by Lincoln Park Zoo yesterday, where they greeted the chimpanzees at Regenstein Center for African Apes.

July 13, 2011
Animal Meet-and-Greet Today!

Join us in Wild Things gift shop today (1–2 p.m.) for animal meet-and-greets. Learn fascinating information zoo animals and get up close and personal with some of your favorite species.

July 12, 2011
See Our Latest Arrivals

Wondering what’s new at the zoo? Learn about the latest arrivals, from Eurasian lynx to a baby white-cheeked gibbon. We'll continue to offer updates as new animals arrive!

July 11, 2011
Black-Eyed Susans in Bloom
July 11, 2011
Wild About The Sox Day

Fans met Lincoln Park Zoo animals at Wild About The Sox day at U.S. Cellular Field Sunday. Check out the photos.

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