Presented by Friends of the Rosamond Gifford Zoo in partnership with GreeningUSA's Sustainability Academy
Come to the zoo to celebrate Earth Day! Learn about our efforts to sustain biodiversity and see how you and your family can make a difference, too. Chat with zoo staff at animal demonstrations and keeper talks featuring some of the zoo's resident endangered species and visit "green" activity stations.
Schedule subject to change
*Outdoor activities are weather-dependent
Announcements 5-10 minutes prior will confirm occurrence
||Up Close and Personal: Parrot
||Giant Pacific Octopus Feeding/Keeper Talk||Upper Lobby near U.S.S. Antiquities
||Up Close and Personal: Eastern Box Turtles
||Upper Lobby near U.S.S. Antiquities
||Penguin Feeding and Keeper Talk*
||Species at Risk Talk: Asian Elephant*
||Asian Elephant Preserve
||Q and A with a Keeper: Clouded Leopard
||Adaptation of Animals
||Bird Feeding: Bugs, Fish and Fruit!||Diversity of Birds
Ample parking is available free of charge at the zoo. If zoo parking lots are full, street parking is available throughout the Tipperary Hill neighborhood and in Burnet Park. Please observe all parking signs and abide by odd/even parking regulations. You will still need to enter the zoo through the main entrance.
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