Category Archive: Special Events

Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo

Come Celebrate Our 90th Birthday! It’s our birthday, and we’re having a party on May 19 from 10 to 2. Kids of all ages will enjoy activities galore and spectacular surprises all day long. You never know who will be here with special birthday greetings and tasty treats to share…so plan to be here and …

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Donuts and Dinos

8 a.m. on Saturday, April 21 Meet Dr. Dino this Saturday at Donuts and Dinos! This exclusive event includes continental breakfast, special animal encounters, scavenger hunt, and a chance to be photographed up close with the dinosaurs. Take home a special gift – a real dinosaur fossil! Cost: $19 per person for Zoo members $24 …

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Celebrate Earth Day at Sequoia Park Zoo for Free!

Times-Standard sponsorship facilitates free admission for all on Sunday, April 22 March 28, 2012—Earth Day is April 22, and what better way to celebrate than with the planet’s amazing and diverse wildlife? Sequoia Park Zoo and more than 100 other top zoos and aquariums across North America are throwing the 6th Annual Party for the …

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Robots Come To Life at RoboFest


Saturday, April 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. GREENSBORO, NC What do LEGO® robots, liquid crystals, nanotech scientists, and old computers have in common? They will all be featured at the Natural Science Center’s (NSC) RoboFest: Robots and Recycling event on Saturday, April 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This spectacular event, part …

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Franklin Park Zoo – April Vacation Week – Urban Wildlife


Ever wonder what animals are living in your backyard? Get up close with some of the animals you might find living in your backyard here in Massachusetts! We still have spaces available for the Urban Wildlife program at Franklin Park Zoo! This camp for 6 – 11 year olds runs daily Tuesday, April 17 through …

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Springtime is Storytime at Sequoia Park Zoo

Sequoia Park Zoo is delighted to announce a new partnership with the Ink People for the Arts’ North Coast Storytellers program. “It’s long been a dream to offer a storytelling program here at the Zoo,” says Education Coordinator Amber Neilson. “Animals are central to many of the most popular myths, legends, and fables, and can …

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