When:
May 21, 2017 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
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Where:
Buttonwood Park Zoo
425 Hawthorn Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
USA

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Sunday, May 21st
11:00pm – 3:00pm

Free with Zoo admission

Come celebrate Endangered Species Day at the Zoo! This is an opportunity for people of all ages to learn about the importance of protecting endangered species and everyday actions they can take to help protect them. Started in 2006 by the United States Congress, Endangered Species Day is a celebration of the nation’s wildlife and wild places.

Join us Sunday, May 21st from 11-3 to learn what you can do to help protect animals in our backyard and around the world. Look for Science on the Sphere presentations, Nature Play activities and special keeper chats.

Schedule of Keeper Chats for Sunday, May 21st:
11:00 – Lynx
11:30 – Harbor seal
12:30 – Asian elephant
1:00 – Turkey vulture
2:00 – Bobcat kittens
2:30 – Otter
3:00 – Asian elephant