Earth Week

April 21-23, 2014
Activities are free with zoo admission 

How are you planning to spend April School Vacation Week? The Zoo will offer a full schedule of keeper chats and animal encounters as well as Party for the Planet activities throughout Earth Week.  Don’t miss our Earth Day celebration on Tuesday, April 22, including: Recycle Relay from 10am-2pm. Activities are free with zoo admission.

On Wednesday, April 23 at 11am & 1pm,  join us for an Interactive Mosquito Presentation to learn about the life cycle of a mosquito, view real Mosquitoes under a microscope, and learn ways to protect yourself and your families.  The Zoo welcomes Priscilla Matton, an entomologist (bug specialist), & Andrea Lague, public health nurse, for this fun and educational mosquito presentation for children and families!

 

Daily Schedule for Earth Week

Earth Week

9:00am- 1:00pm: Plant seeds to take home to your garden
10:30am: Cat Chat
11:00am: Keeper Chat at Harbor Seals
12:00pm: Keeper Chat at the Aquatic Environment Center
12:30pm: Asian Elephant Conservation Talk
1:00pm: Keeper Chat at Buttonwood Farm
2:00pm: River Otter Enrichment
3:00pm: Discovery Station- To Be Announced Daily
3:30pm: Keeper Chat at Asian Elephant