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August 21, 2014
Post from the President--Parties and Planning

Will Anana return after the new Polar Bear Habitat is complete? President and CEO Kevin Bell explains the intricacies of population planning, sharing how zoos across North American work together to save species.

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July 9, 2014
Tickle Your Free Flight Fancy at Lincoln Park Zoo

Hope B. McCormick Curator of Birds Sunny Nelson introduces us to some colorful tropical species for ComEd’s “Coolest Summer Ever Forever” Instant Win Game & Sweepstakes.

July 8, 2014
Exclusive Goose Island Ale at the Zoo

Goose Island Brewery’s Boardwalk Blue—a golden ale infused with fresh blueberries—is exclusively available this summer at The Patio at Café Brauer at Lincoln Park Zoo!

July 7, 2014
Join the Rahm's Readers Summer Learning Challenge

Twins Maren and Phoebe McChesney use Adelor for support as they complete an ethogram exercise from the Rahm’s Readers Summer Learning Challenge. This year’s theme, “Explore and Roar,” has fun animal activities from Lincoln Park Zoo and Brookfield Zoo educators.

July 7, 2014
Kids Acting Up? We’ve Got the Solution

Enjoy free kids summer theater performances tomorrow and all summer at the zoo!

July 6, 2014
Malayan Sun Bear
On a hot, sunny day like today, a Malayan sun bear can find comfort by stretching out in a shady spot.
July 6, 2014
King Weighs In

Curator of Mammals Mark Kamhout offers an update on baby rhino King, who continues to grow—and amaze visitors to the Harris Family Foundation Black Rhinoceros Exhibit.

July 5, 2014
Looking for Prey

Long legs and a long, pointed bill help black-necked stilts prowl wetlands stretching from California to Brazil. You can spot this streamlined species in the Seashore Exhibit at the zoo's McCormick Bird House.

July 5, 2014
Dwarf Mongoose Field Note

The dwarf mongoose is Africa’s smallest carnivore—and it only gets more interesting from there!

July 4, 2014
Photo of the Week: July 4

Happy Independence Day! Who better to represent the holiday than bald eagle Ethan at Regenstein Birds of Prey Exhibit? The proud predator—and symbol of our nation—stands watch in our Photo of the Week.

July 3, 2014
New Mangalitsa Piglet

The Farm-in-the-Zoo is very excited to welcome a new Mangalitsa piglet, born just this week!

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