Lincoln Park Zoo

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July 24, 2014
Zoo Memories

Lincoln Park Zoo is a place of memories—including the animals. From Adelor to Keo, we look back at a few who are no longer with us in a magazine article.

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March 8, 2011
White-Cheeked Gibbon Case Study
March 7, 2011
Breakfast with the Apes

Join us for a delicious breakfast in Regenstein Center for African Apes while Lincoln Park Zoo's curator of primates shares fascinating facts about chimpanzees and gorillas and tells some wild stories about our own great apes. After breakfast, view our chimpanzees and gorillas as they explore their habitats first thing in the morning (their most active time of day). Learn more here.

March 4, 2011
Return of the Wood Ducks!

Coordinator of Wildlife Management Vicky Hunt shares some of the birds starting to make their way to Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo. Come by this weekend to see what you can spot for yourself!

March 4, 2011
Wildlife-Sketching Workshop

Join local artist Bobby Garro Sutton for a wildlife-sketching workshop on March 12. Exercise your animal-observation skills and your creativity to sketch Lincoln Park Zoo’s amazing animals. At the end of the workshop, participants will be invited to submit their animal art for a chance at a special zoo prize!

March 2, 2011
Story Time Change of Venue

Story Time will be held in the Tadpole Room in the lower level of Park Place Cafe today. We apologize for any inconvenience.

March 1, 2011
Posts from the Curators

General Curator of the Animal Care department Dave Bernier provides the inside scoop on the newest big cats in Chicago in his blog post. Check it out.

February 28, 2011
African Wild Dog Diet Snapshot

Learn what's on the menu for the zoo's African wild dogs with our latest Diet Snapshot!

February 25, 2011
Dr. Fisher Turns 90

Guests and gorillas were on hand to wish a happy birthday to Lincoln Park Zoo legend Dr. Lester E. Fisher. See the fun—including piñata “cake” and “presents” for the animal attendees.

February 24, 2011
Lend Your Time & Talents

Interested in lending your time and talents to the zoo? Join us for a volunteer-information session to learn about exciting opportunities in areas ranging from gardening to guest-relations to education. Upcoming sessions are the evening of March 1 or the morning of March 5. Go here to learn more.

February 22, 2011
Happy Birthday to a Lincoln Park Zoo Legend!

Join us at Regenstein Center for African Apes this Thursday at 10:30 a.m. to celebrate the 90th birthday of Lincoln Park Zoo legend Dr. Lester E. Fisher. Guests can offer their best wishes with an oversized birthday card as the chimpanzees and gorillas join the fun with a piñata “cake” and “presents. Learn more - and share your birthday wishes.

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