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October 22, 2014
Nayembi's Journey

As Nayembi gets ready for her second birthday, Curator of Primates Maureen Leahy shares how the growing gorilla recovered from an injury as a baby—and is thriving with her family today!

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April 29, 2010
Join the Cause

We've had a great response to the primate Wish List, where zoo lovers can purchase gifts for animals. For those that would like to contribute to a larger item, the Wish List Cause is a pair of ficus trees for our tamarins and marmosets. Click here to learn about contributing any amount to this special cause. As always, we thank you for your support of Lincoln Park Zoo.

April 29, 2010
Primate Wish List

In light of JoJo and Tabibu's birthday party at Regenstein Center for African Apes, we’ve launched the primate Wish List, enabling fans of the great apes to help support their care and enrichment.
To join in the celebration, we ask that you consider making a purchase from the Wish List. It’s a cool way honor these awesome animals. Take a look!

April 28, 2010
Gorilla Birthday Party

The birthday party for 30-year-old gorilla JoJo and his 18-year-old troopmate Tabibu starts at 2 p.m. Friday. Join us at Regenstein Center for African Apes to wish them a happy birthday and watch them enjoy a pinata cake stuffed with treats. Want to ADOPT the celebrants? Click here to learn how.

April 28, 2010
Hey Runners...Are You Registered?

Early registration for United Run for the Zoo ends on Friday. If you're planning to compete in this highlight of Chicago's running calendar on June 6, register soon to save money and guarantee your spot. Click here to learn more.

April 27, 2010
Understanding Animal Behavior
April 26, 2010
Memories from the Lester E. Fisher Bridge

We're looking for great stories and great photos from the Lester E. Fisher Bridge, which spans what used to be known as South Pond. We'll include your memories in a package in Lincoln Park Zoo magazine.
Please send to Thanks!

April 26, 2010
Urban Wildlife Study Launches
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.

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