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November 27, 2015
The Lights Start Shining Tonight!

We're flipping the on switch for ZooLights Presented By ComEd​ and PowerShares QQQ at 4:25 p.m. today! Join us for an evening of free, spectacular fun.

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October 13, 2015
Final Evening Sculpture Stroll of the Season

Want to meet the artists behind Gorilla Nest and some other works featured in Nature in Motion: Sculpture at Lincoln Park Zoo? Join us tomorrow night for our last Evening Sculpture Stroll!

October 9, 2015
Go, Cubs, Go!

Good luck to the Chicago Cubs in tonight’s historic NLDS opener! Your talented team doesn’t need any good-luck charms, but Lincoln Park Zoo’s red panda cubs, Clark and Addison (left to right), have your back nonetheless in our Photo of the Week.

October 9, 2015
Zoo Scientist Appears on Chicago Tonight

Seth Magle, Ph.D., Director of Lincoln Park Zoo’s Urban Wildlife Institute, appeared as a guest last night on WTTW Channel 11’s “Chicago Tonight.”

October 9, 2015
Free Garden Tour Prequel to Fall Fest

Combine your visit to the Lincoln Park Zoo’s Fall Fest this weekend with our final FREE Second Saturdays Garden Tour of the season!

October 8, 2015
Post from the President--New Chance for Conservation
October 8, 2015
Pumpkins and Piñatas

This holiday weekend you can experience the zoo’s Fall Fest and make edible piñatas for the animals!

October 8, 2015
Macaques in Japan

As the zoo strengthens its collaboration with Kyoto University’s Primate Research Institute, Fisher Center Assistant Director Lydia Hopper, Ph.D., visits Japan for her first look at snow monkeys in the wild and at Japan Monkey Centre—former home of the troop at Regenstein Macaque Forest.

October 7, 2015
Kids: Discover the Zoo on Columbus Day!

Kids getting Columbus Day off on Monday? Sign them up for a day of fun, animal-oriented activities at our Columbus Day Zoo Camp for preK–fourth graders! The camp’s theme? The Serengeti’s “Great Migration.”

October 7, 2015
Crazy for Cubs

As the Chicago Cubs get ready for their big playoff game, red panda cubs Clark and Addison (pictured) are growing big in their behind-the-scenes den!

October 6, 2015
Wild Polar Bear Sighting

Kovler Lion House Lead Keeper Anthony Nielsen is spending a week in Churchill, Manitoba as part of Polar Bear International’s Climate Alliance program—and here’s his first sighting of a wild polar bear!

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