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February 28, 2015
Week in Review: February 28

It was a busy and wonderful week at Chicago's free zoo. See all the highlights here, from a new baby gorilla to a red panda sniffing the snow.

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December 1, 2010
Join the Bubble Bath

Looking for a fun way to support Lincoln Park Zoo? Attend the Bubble Bath at Bin 36 on December 8. Sip champagne and sparkling wine. Nibble snacks selected to complement the bubbly. And do some holiday shopping—wine and champagne will be available to purchase, with 10% of proceeds going to the zoo. And don’t forget to browse the silent-auction table or enter the raffle. Tickets cost $50. Join us.

December 1, 2010
Blue-Winged Teal Makes Stopover at Nature Boardwalk

Coordinator of Wildlife Management Vicky Hunt spots a first-time visitor to Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo.

November 30, 2010
A Call to Care

As we enter the season of giving, please remember the wildlife of Lincoln Park Zoo. Your support enables state-of-the-art animal care even as it keeps the zoo free and open to all. Answer our call to care: consider a year-end gift today!

November 30, 2010
Windows at Wild Things

Lincoln Park Zoo's Wild Things gift shop windows are decorated like winter wonderlands. Check them out during ZooLights.

November 30, 2010
Project ChimpCARE

As Reuters reports, Lincoln Park Zoo's Project ChimpCARE has helped relocate two privately-held chimpanzees into a sustainable home. Learn more about Project ChimpCARE's work to advance chimpanzee well-being in the Fall 2010 issue of Lincoln Park Zoo magazine.

November 29, 2010
Tracking Painted Turtles

Zoo scientists have spent the fall tracking painted turtles at Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo. See how researchers follow the diving reptiles with this special Lincoln Park Zoo magazine interactive!

November 29, 2010
Friday Night Lights

Looking to brighten your little ones' ZooLights experience? Let them see what life is like on both poles with our Friday Night Lights Penguin and Polar Bear Parties!

November 29, 2010
One Warm Coat Drive

Lincoln Park Zoo is hosting a coat drive in association with One Warm Coat. Throughout ZooLights (ending Jan.2), we're collecting new or gently used coats to be donated to those in need. On your next zoo visit, donate your unused winter wear at drop boxes within Park Place Café, Regenstein African Journey or Regenstein Center for African Apes. Thanks for your support!

November 22, 2010
Give By Cell

Keep Lincoln Park Zoo free with just your thumb! Text LPZoo to 20222 to give $5 with your cell. Messaging and data rates may apply; see full details at

November 22, 2010
Pathway to Primatology Slideshow

Pathway to Primatology let participants work alongside ape researchers and keepers as they learn about chimpanzee and gorilla behavior at Regenstein Center for African Apes. See them experience ape observation, touch-screen sequencing and termite fishing firsthand.

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