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November 21, 2014
Photo of the Week: November 21

A jambu fruit dove displays its plumage in our Photo of the Week….which is also the cover shot for the Winter 2014 Lincoln Park Zoo magazine, which explores Animal Anatomy from tooth to tail!

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October 7, 2014
Blending In

Tawny frogmouths’ bark-colored feathers help these nocturnal birds blend into the trees as they nap the day away. Native to Australia, they use their large mouths to catch insects and small animals.

October 6, 2014
The Coolest Slumber Party Ever

Slumber parties are a favorite rite of childhood. Now imagine taking your son or daughter to a slumber party at Lincoln Park Zoo. Inside an animal house.

October 6, 2014
Holiday Camps for Kids

Looking for something special for your kids to do during the upcoming Columbus Day and Veterans Day holidays? Check out Lincoln Park Zoo’s day camps, which have fun animal activities for kids in pre-k to fourth grade!

October 3, 2014
Photo of the Week: October 3

An ostrich looks right into the camera in our Photo of the Week. The zoo’s two fantastic female flightless birds recently moved to the Antelope & Zebra Area in preparation for construction on our upcoming Polar Bear and Penguin Habitats.

October 3, 2014
Bound for Polar Bear Town

Lincoln Park Zoo’s director of education Allison Price is bound for polar bear town (a.k.a. Churchill, Manitoba).

October 3, 2014
Zoovies Rescheduled for October 10

Due to inclement weather, tonight’s double screening of “Ghostbusters” and “The Shining” has been rescheduled for the rain date of Friday, October 10. We apologize for any inconvenience.

October 2, 2014
Field Work in the City

Cities may not be pristine landscapes, but plenty of animals thrive in urban settings, biologist Mason Fidino shares. See how zoo scientists are using more than 120 motion-triggered cameras to monitor local wildlife from the Loop to the burbs.

October 2, 2014
Post from the President--Ready to Ride

The new Lionel Train Adventure has lifted its gates Lincoln Park Zoo, and the fun on track for opening weekend includes special giveaways. President and CEO Kevin Bell has the details.

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.

September 29, 2014
Heeeere’s Zoovies!

Don’t miss our last free outdoor movie screening of the season this Friday night: a double feature of “Ghostbusters” and “The Shining”!

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