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November 27, 2015
The Lights Start Shining Tonight!

We're flipping the on switch for ZooLights Presented By ComEd​ and PowerShares QQQ at 4:25 p.m. today! Join us for an evening of free, spectacular fun.

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April 16, 2012
Members-Only Morning Is This Saturday!

Members can wake up with the zoo this Saturday with our spring Members-Only Morning! See the Grevy's zebras as they start to trot and watch chimpanzees "fish" at Regenstein Center for African Apes.

April 13, 2012
Herb Window Boxes 101
April 12, 2012
Join Us Saturday for a Free Garden Tour

Crabapples, flowering dogwood--see what's in bloom at the zoo with a free garden tour this Saturday, April 14. Our expert gardeners will point out horticultural highlights and share how they keep the grounds beautiful.

April 12, 2012
Where Are the Chimpanzees?

Hank's chimpanzee group has spent a little time behind the scenes at Regenstein Center for African Apes. The reason why highlights the zoo's commitment to animal and visitor safety, as President and CEO Kevin Bell shares in his new post.

April 12, 2012
Join Us at Dia del Nino Family Festival

Come see us at the free Dia del Nino Family Festival at UIC Pavilion on April 14! Lincoln Park Zoo will have a booth with activities for kids, and we’ll also introduce guests to an animal on stage. Thanks to event partner Hoy Newspaper.

April 11, 2012
Looking Back on Spring Break Safari

What better place to visit during spring break than Lincoln Park Zoo? For the last two weeks, kids from 4-year-olds to fourth graders joined us at the zoo on a Spring Break Safari exploring the wildlife and wild habitats of Africa.

April 10, 2012
Get Ready to Run!

Registration is open for United Run for the Zoo! Join us June 3 for a 10K run, 5K run, 5K walk or free kids' Rhino Rush. Races sell out, so be sure to register now!

April 10, 2012
Easter Egg-Stravaganza Recap

The zoo hosted its first Easter Egg-Stravaganza at the Farm-in-the-Zoo on Saturday. Here's a video of kids rushing to gather their eggs. Families also made crafts, enjoyed breakfast at the Farm-in-the-Zoo and met the Easter Bunny!

April 9, 2012
Gorilla Farewell Party Tomorrow!

Join us tomorrow at 10 a.m. to say goodbye to gorillas Makari, Tabibu and JoJo! The farewell-party fun will include an ice cake and edible banner.

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