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May 29, 2015
Meet Obu!

Thanks to your votes, we have a name for the baby snow monkey at Regenstein Macaque Forest: Obu! The three-letter choice took in 37 percent percent of the 2,197 votes, besting Osaka, Okuchi, Otsu and Obihiro respectively.

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March 23, 2012
Easter Egg-Stravaganza

Don't miss the Easter Bunny at Lincoln Park Zoo! On April 7 the Farm-in-the-Zoo will host our first Easter Egg-Stravaganza, complete with breakfast and lots of family fun.

March 23, 2012
A Gorilla Bachelor Party

This summer Lincoln Park Zoo will welcome an all-male gorilla bachelor group. Learn more about the changes--and bachelor groups!

March 22, 2012
Scientists on Safari
March 21, 2012
Experiencing Niger
March 20, 2012
Students Become the Teachers at Lincoln Park Zoo

On Monday, eighth graders from Francis W. Parker School used the zoo as a classroom to lead younger students through the science of animal observation. See what they saw—and how they honed their skills through the Community of Conservation project.

March 20, 2012
Spring Break Safari

Looking for some spring break fun for your little ones? Sign them up for a Spring Break Safari at Lincoln Park Zoo!

March 19, 2012
Black-Crowned Night Herons Arrive Early

The first adult black-crowned night herons of the season arrived at Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo last week. Endangered in Illinois, the birds seem primed to nest once again near the zoo’s urban oasis.

March 15, 2012
Checking In on the White-Cheeked Gibbons

Visiting the endangered apes in the Helen Brach Primate House--see the photos!

Male white-cheeked gibbon Caruso displays the feature that gives the species its name.

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