Jan
21
Mon
Staycation Day Camp
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

STEM Programming

So the kids are out of school? We’ve got you covered! Join us for a half-day or full-day of ZooCrew Day Camp.

Minecraft & Mythical Creatures
9:00am – 12:00pm
Learn how to design your own 3D mythical creature using a program called Makers Empire!
Designs will be printed in color on paper for them to take home that day.

 

Lego Robotics
1:00pm – 4:00pm
Learn the basics of block programming with the Lego WeDo 2.0 kit while also learning about animals!

 

Sign up for one session, or stay all day for both!
Pre-registration required

1 session – $40/Zoo Members; $45/Non-members
2 sessions – $90/Zoo Members; $100/Non-members

 

Questions?
Contact Carrie Hawthorne
Phone: 508.991.6178 x 67413
Email: carrie.hawthorne@newbedford-ma.gov

Toe Jam Puppet Band
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

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Every Monday at 10:00am & 11:30am
Cost: Zoo admission + $5/family

 

Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band!

Toe Jam Puppet Band at 11:30 am
Jan 21 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm

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Every Monday at 10:00am & 11:30am
Cost: Zoo admission + $5/family

 

Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band!

Jan
23
Wed
Story Time
Jan 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Story Time at the Zoo

Join us for Story Time in the Bears Den Cafe with the New Bedford Public Library every second and fourth Wednesday of the month. Enjoy zoo themed stories and a puppet show, free with zoo admission.

Space is limited, please sign up with Erin Feeney
(508) 991 – 4556 ext. 118
efeeney@bpzoo.org

 

Jan
27
Sun
Fish Bowl
Jan 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Fish Bowl

Sunday January 27, 2019
Wonder Bowl 
1:00 – 3:00 PM
Join us for Buttonwood Park Zoological Society’s 2nd annual FISH BOWL bowling fundraiser! This fun event brings together teams of family, friends, businesses, and community partners to support the Zoological Society’s mission. Bowlers of all ages and abilities are welcome!
Registration fee is $10 per person.
Each bowler is asked to raise a minimum of $60 to support the Zoological Society’s mission and education programs.
Jan
28
Mon
Toe Jam Puppet Band
Jan 28 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

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Every Monday at 10:00am & 11:30am
Cost: Zoo admission + $5/family

 

Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band!

Toe Jam Puppet Band at 11:30 am
Jan 28 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm

Toe Jam Puppet BandToe Jam Puppet Band

Every Monday at 10:00am & 11:30am
Cost: Zoo admission + $5/family

 

Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band!

Feb
4
Mon
Toe Jam Puppet Band
Feb 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Toe Jam Puppet BandToe Jam Puppet Band

Every Monday at 10:00am & 11:30am
Cost: Zoo admission + $5/family

 

Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band!

Toe Jam Puppet Band at 11:30 am
Feb 4 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm

Toe Jam Puppet BandToe Jam Puppet Band

Every Monday at 10:00am & 11:30am
Cost: Zoo admission + $5/family

 

Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band!

Feb
7
Thu
Wildlife Education Series
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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The Wildlife Education Series is a monthly educational discussion covering a wide range of topics pertaining to Biology, Ecology, Marine Biology, Animal Behavior, Veterinary and Conservation Sciences held at the Buttonwood Park Zoo.

Students: Free with i.d
Members: $8
Non-members: $10

Upcoming Wildlife Education Series Dates:
January 10th – New Insights into the Biology of the White Shark
February 7th – Narragansett Bay Coyote Study
March 7th – Data-logging Loggerheads – A Story About Sea Turtles in the Greater Atlantic Region