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February 27, 2015
Photo of the Week: February 27

Our Photo of the Week—surprise, surprise—features our new baby gorilla snuggling with mom Bahati. Learn all about the new arrival!

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February 4, 2011
Blizzard at the Boardwalk
February 4, 2011
Share What Makes the Zoo Special

Lincoln Park Zoo is a semi-finalist in Treacy Marketing Group’s “20 for 20” contest. Help us win $20,000 in strategic marketing services by sharing what makes the zoo special! Visit to let them know why they should partner with us.

February 4, 2011
Snow Day

In the wake of the blizzard, Lincoln Park Zoo staff dug into a day of shovels and snacks. Read the feature and see a Snow Day Slideshow from Director of Horticulture Brian Houck.

February 3, 2011
Summer Scholarship Deadline

While you’re snowed in, get ready for summer! Scholarship applications for a free week of Conservation Camp or Zoo Crew are due February 9. Click here to see the details—and learn about priority registration for donors and members.

February 3, 2011
Open Again

Lincoln Park Zoo is open for normal hours today. If you're looking to avoid cabin fever, bundle up and come on by!

February 2, 2011
Zoo Closed

Lincoln Park Zoo will remain closed today due to the snow. Animal care staff are on hand to care for our amazing animals. We plan to see you tomorrow, when the city has been shoveled out!

February 1, 2011
Early Closing

Due to the snowstorm heading our way, Lincoln Park Zoo will be closing at 2 p.m. today. Tomorrow’s Story Time sessions have been canceled as well. We plan to be open tomorrow, but we will make a final determination tomorrow morning.

January 27, 2011
Zoo Babies

Want to learn about the youngsters at Lincoln Park Zoo? Sign up for Zoo Babies and receive a free copy of the children’s book, “ZooBorns!: Babies from Around the World.”

January 26, 2011
Get Ready for Conservation Camp and Zoo Crew

It may be cold outside, but summer fun is just around the corner! Open registration for Lincoln Park Zoo Conservation Camp and Zoo Crew begins February 22, but donors and members can sign up early. Learn more about priority registration—and camp scholarships.

January 25, 2011
Mvua Atakuja (Rain is Coming)
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