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November 21, 2014
Photo of the Week: November 21

A jambu fruit dove displays its plumage in our Photo of the Week….which is also the cover shot for the Winter 2014 Lincoln Park Zoo magazine, which explores Animal Anatomy from tooth to tail!

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April 14, 2011
Urban Gardening: Troughs and Planters

Join us April 23 to learn how to make your own “antique” planter. Stone planters have added style to gardens for centuries. Now this class for adults will guide you toward fashioning your own—lighter and cheaper!

April 14, 2011
Wild Homework

Tribeca Flashpoint Media Arts Academy student Mallory Bridges was assigned to create a short film focusing on the atmosphere of some part of Chicago. She and three partners chose Lincoln Park Zoo, a place Mallory has been visiting since she was a tyke. Check out her homework here.

April 13, 2011
Last Chance for Bedtime Buddies at the Primate House

Registration for the next Bedtime Buddies closes tomorrow. Grab your PJs and join us!

April 13, 2011
We Want Your Summer Zoo Stories

Do you have a fond memory of Lincoln Park Zoo in the summer? We'd like to include it in our upcoming Lincoln Park Zoo magazine. Please send along your anecdotes to Thanks!

April 11, 2011
Creepers Creeping at Nature Boardwalk
April 11, 2011
ADOPT for Mom

Mother’s Day will be here before we know it. Consider getting mom an ADOPT package featuring her favorite animal. You can choose from the spectrum of cute, cuddly or carnivorous species at Lincoln Park Zoo. Go here to learn more.

April 8, 2011
Second Saturdays Starts Tomorrow

Join Lincoln Park Zoo’s horticulture department for a free look at how they keep the grounds beautiful. New plants and areas will be highlighted each month as they blossom with the seasons. Tomorrow at 10 a.m. Free—no registration required. Meet at the information kiosk at The Patio at Café Brauer.

April 8, 2011
Bedtime Buddies In One Week

Tickets are still available for next Friday's Bedtime Buddies, when pajama-clad families can learn about playful primates. Learn more or register here.

April 6, 2011
Black-Crowned Night Herons Are Back

Coordinator of Wildlife Management Vicky Hunt shares the season’s first sighting of black-crowned night herons at Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo. Endangered in Illinois, these birds have found a refuge in the zoo’s new urban ecosystem.

April 5, 2011
Case Study: Asian Small-Clawed Otter

Radiographs reveal something unexpected in our female Asian small-clawed otter. Find out what with our latest Case Study!

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