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July 31, 2015
Photo of the Week: July 31

How about a little color to close out the week? Here’s a red-billed leiothrix, perched vibrantly at the McCormick Bird House in our Photo of the Week.

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December 12, 2011
Welcome to the Serengeti!
December 12, 2011
The Perfect Holiday Gifts

If you’re stumped each holiday season shopping for the person who has everything, consider getting him or her something unexpected, something unique, something wild! This year Lincoln Park Zoo is offering special holiday ADOPT packages that feature tigers, meerkats, red pandas, snowy owls and camels. Your holiday ADOPT purchase will not only surprise the recipient, it will also support animals and programs at the zoo. Go here to learn more.

December 12, 2011
How Cool!

Last week 50 coats deposited at drop boxes during ZooLights were donated to the Ethiopian Community Association of Chicago, which is committed to serving the cultural, psychological and socio-economic needs of refugees and immigrants in and around metropolitan Chicago. How cool is that? ZooLights Presented by ComEd and Charter One starts shining nightly this Friday. Join us and bring along spare winter wear if you've got any.

December 12, 2011
Illustrating Chimps Should Be Chimps

Chimps Should Be Chimps, a free interactive iPad children’s book, is now available in the App Store! In this blog post from partner Manning Productions, illustrator Natalie Sklobovskaya describes the process of drawing chimpanzees Poe and Lulu.

December 9, 2011
What Do Squirrels Do in Winter?

Coordinator of Wildlife Management Vicky Hunt shares how the squirrels at Nature Boardwalk are preparing for winter.

December 9, 2011
Are You Coming to Bubble Bath?

On December 13, Lincoln Park Zoo’s Auxiliary Board and BIN 36 are hosting Bubble Bath, the annual holiday fete where guests sample more than 75 varieties of champagne and sparkling wine hand-picked by BIN 36 Wine Director Brian Duncan. Enjoy bubbly-friendly bites prepared by BIN 36 Executive Chef John Caputo. And know that a portion of the event’s proceeds benefit Lincoln Park Zoo! The Auxiliary Board will also host a raffle and silent auction, with all proceeds directly benefiting Lincoln Park Zoo, helping feed the animals and keep the zoo free and open to all, 365 days a year.

December 9, 2011
Friday Night Lights: North Pole Party

On December 16, make your 4-5-year-old's visit to ZooLights even more special with Friday Night Lights: North Pole Party!

December 9, 2011
Siku ya Chanjwa! (Vaccination Day!)

Field researcher Anna Czupryna shares highlights from the most recent vaccination day in the Serengeti. By vaccinating domestic dogs in Africa against rabies and distemper, the zoo-lead campaign protects people, pets and predators.

December 8, 2011
Wanna See Something Cool?

Check out one of the light tunnels that are new to ZooLights Presented by ComEd and Charter One.

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