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September 30, 2014
Singin’ in the Train

Choo-choo! Bring your little ones to the zoo on Thursday, October 2, for the grand opening of the Lionel Train Adventure.

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April 22, 2010
Science Celebration Video

Bright, young minds illuminated Lincoln Park Zoo during the Earth Day Science Celebration.

April 15, 2010
Wine and Wildlife: Saving the Serengeti

Tickets are still available for Wine and Wildlife: Saving the Serengeti. Enjoy a glass as you learn how zoo scientists are protecting this amazing ecosystem.

April 15, 2010
JoJo's Birthday Party

Join the party for the thirtieth birthday of silverback gorilla JoJo on April 30 at 2 p.m. (It’s also Tabibu’s big day, though she’s only turning 18.) The zoo will celebrate the occasion at Regenstein Center for African Apes by treating the gorilla troop to a tiered piñata birthday cake filled with gorilla favorites—fruits and veggies. As past parties have shown, the primates delight in their cake as much as the guests enjoy watching. Bring your camera and your best birthday wishes to this fun, free event.

April 14, 2010
Nature Boardwalk on ABC7 News

ABC7 News featured the creation of Nature Boardwalk in last night's broadcast. This new urban ecosystem will be ready for exploration in late June.

April 13, 2010
Some Help From the Competition

Biologist Emma Lantz blogs about some friendly competition with dung beetles in the latest Gombe Field Diary.

April 12, 2010
Lace Up Your Sneakers

The United Run for the Zoo is June 6. Registration is now open—sign up before the end of the month to guarantee your spot and save money. Click here to learn more.

April 9, 2010
Malott Family Zoo Intern Program-Registration Closes in One Week

Registration closes in one week for the Malott Family Zoo Intern Program, a unique experience for teens at Lincoln Park Zoo. To learn more, click here.

April 8, 2010
Nature Boardwalk at the Flower Show

Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo may not be open yet, but representatives from the zoo’s Education Department are providing a teaser of the destination to visitors at the Macy’s Flower Show. The floral displays amid the grandeur of Macy's State Street store provide an approximation of what Nature Boardwalk will be—a green oasis in the shadow of skyscrapers. Come say hello and learn about Nature Boardwalk today and tomorrow. Learn more here.

April 6, 2010
Case Study: Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches

Even insects receive expert veterinary care at Lincoln Park Zoo. Learn more with our latest case study: Madagascar hissing cockroaches.

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