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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Earth Day EGG-stravaganza: April 21, 2019

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Join us Sunday, April 21st from 1:00-4:00pm for an Earth Day EGG-stravaganza!  Free kids activities, a mystery egg scavenger hunt, games, facepainting, and a special appearance by the juggling stilt walkers from the Cincinnati Circus.  W...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Opening Day 2019: April 20th

Spring Hours

The Zoo opens for the 2019 season on April 20th!  Spring hours are 10:00am-4:30pm daily.  The Columbian Park Express will begin service daily (weather permitting).  Tickets are available in the Zoo Gift Shop.  ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Imagination Station Joint Memberships now available!

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We've joined forces with Imagination Station (Lafayette's Science Center for Families) to offer special joint memberships. Two great attractions, one great price!

Visit the Memberships Page for more information about this great deal.  For just $13...

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

Wildlife Workshops - classes for kids ages 8-11

Wildlife Workshops

Get ready for some hands-on, brains-on fun!  Kids will explore wildlife and nature topics through a variety of engaging activities, including STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) explorations, model-making, behind-the-scenes excursions, ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

Critter Classes - classes for kids ages 5-7

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Nothing brings out the natural curiosity of a child the way animals do!  With Critter Classes your child will have the opportunity to learn about wildlife, up-close and hands-on.  Each class focuses on a different animal group.  ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

Zoo Sprouts - classes for kids ages 3-4

Zoo Sprouts

Developed specifically with early childhood learning foundations in mind, this hour long class gives little learners a chance to explore nature and animals in a safe, nurturing environment.  Get to know nature through play experiences, art, songs...

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

Two at the Zoo

Two at the Zoo

With Two at the Zoo, young children can learn with their favorite play partner - you!  Classes are drop-in, and include on-your-own exploratory play time featuring educational stations with zoo artifacts (like feathers, shells, puppets and replic...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Go Wild! Birthday Parties

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Make your child's birthday a WILD one!  Designed for children ages 3- 12, a Go Wild! Birthday Party is a great way to make your child’s birthday extra special.  Leave the entertainment to us - we’ll make it a day your child will...

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