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August 28, 2014
Post from the President--A King-Sized Celebration

Baby rhino King turned 1 this week! President and CEO Kevin Bell shares the fun details from his party--and looks at how rhinos in the wild need our help.

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May 12, 2010
From Tanzania to Lincoln Park Zoo

Gombe Field Officer Juma Baanyiqwa shares his experience with the zoo's Ecosystem Health Training Project. Juma and three peers from Tanzania came to Lincoln Park Zoo for three weeks to study conservation practices that will bolster their work in the field.

May 12, 2010
Studying the Urban Ecosystem

The Chicago Tribune shares how scientists in the zoo's Urban Wildlife Institute are mapping wildlife throughout the Chicago region. By studying the movement of raccoons, coyotes, skunks and more, the researchers will develop strategies to prevent conflict between people and wildlife.

May 10, 2010
Chunde in the Windy City

Chunde Biggambo, a Tanzanian field officer for the zoo-led Serengeti Health Initiative, came to Chicago for three weeks of conservation training through the Wildlife Without Borders program. Read about his experience on the zoo's Serengeti blog.

May 7, 2010
Wine and Wildlife: Saving the Serengeti Slideshow

Guests enjoy glasses of wine as they learn how Lincoln Park Zoo is leading efforts to save Africa’s crown jewel: the Serengeti. See the slideshow from Wine and Wildlife: Saving the Serengeti.

May 6, 2010
Yoga for Tots

You’re invited to join us on May 15 for these free, 30-minute yoga classes on the zoo’s Main Mall. The first session (10:30-11 a.m.) is for parents with crawlers. The second session (11:15-11:45 a.m.) if for parents with kids ages 2–5. No registration necessary. Participants are encouraged to bring their own yoga mats.

May 6, 2010
Spring Benefit-Totally Animals 80s

Please join us for The Auxiliary Board of Lincoln Park Zoo’s largest annual fundraiser, Spring Benefit. This year we’re taking you back to the year it all began-1985! So practice your moonwalk and buy your ticket for the summer’s hottest party! Click here to learn more.

May 6, 2010
Summer Daily Activities

Want to Meet an Animal or learn about Saving the Serengeti? Stop by one of the zoo's daily talks! Click here for a full list.

May 4, 2010
Think Urbanites Can't Have Green Thumbs?

Think again! Lincoln Park Zoo's Container Gardening classes begin on May 16. Experts provide hands-on instruction in creating your own container garden with annuals and perennial flowers, grasses, trailers and more. All gardening supplies will be provided and you can take your container home with you. Click here to learn more.

May 4, 2010
Birthday Bash

JoJo’s gorilla group enjoyed a special celebration to mark some milestone birthdays at Regenstein Center for African Apes. Read more and see the photos!

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