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Creature Creations

Creature Creations

Join us for Creature Creations, an indoor painting class led by instructor Kathleen Patrick and a zoo educator. This fun program will introduce your child to a featured animal, either inside the classroom or at an animal habitat.

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Become a member of the Buttonwood Park Zoological Society and keep company with some of New Bedford’s most prominent citizens!