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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Registration for CPZ's Drop & Shop is now open!

Drop Shop CPZ

Need time to wrap up those holiday errands? Drop off the kids at CPZ's Drop & Shop!

Columbian Park Zoo is hosting our annual Drop & Shop on December 4, from 10am-4pm! There will be Zoo crafts, games, activities, and animal encounters! The cost is $...

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

Homeschool Academy - Winter Session

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Homeschool Academy is back for another session of learning fun! Join us this January for a 4-week season filled with animal encounters, STEM-activities, and collaborative fun.

Ages 6-8 Topic: Growing Up Wild

Ages 9-12 Topic: Science Alive!

Classes begin Janu...

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

Party with the animals!

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We are now taking limited reservations for fall and winter Zoo Birthday Parties! Check out the party webpage for all the details, or request your date using our online registration portal, CivicRec!

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

Looking for ways to give back to CPZ? Purchase an item from our Amazon Wish List!

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At CPZ, we take enrichment seriously - but it's a lot of fun too!  On a daily basis our animal care staff combines their background knowledge of animal behavior, a healthy dose of creativity, and the relationship they’ve built ...

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