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Saturday, November 1

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Saturday,
November
1,
2014

Great Pumpkin Smash

Our animals are getting into the post Halloween enrichment at the Great Pumpkin Smash. Watch them crush, kick, bounce and play with big orange pumpkins. On Saturday, ...
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Saturday,
November
1,
2014

Great Pumpkin Smash

Our animals are getting into the post Halloween enrichment at the Great Pumpkin Smash. Watch them crush, kick, bounce and play with big orange pumpkins. On Saturday, ...
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Sat
Saturday,
November
1,
2014

Penguin Waddle

 In celebration of the 1-year anniversary of Helzberg Penguin Plaza, one very special penguin will strut its stuff.  At 1 p.m. on Saturday and Sundays in November, ...
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Sat
Saturday,
November
1,
2014

Public Penguin Pole-looza Nov 1,14 7pm-8am

Enjoy a sleepover with our newest feathered friends!  Enjoy an evening of hands-on activities in our new Helzberg Penguin Plaza.  You may even get to explore ...
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Sun
Sunday,
November
2,
2014

Great Pumpkin Smash

Our animals are getting into the post Halloween enrichment at the Great Pumpkin Smash. Watch them crush, kick, bounce and play with big orange pumpkins. On Sunday, ...
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5
Wed
Wednesday,
November
5,
2014

When Science Attacks (K-2nd Wednesday) - Week #5: Physics (Forces)

Join us for our all new homeschool class: When Science Attacks! Classes this year will explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us twice ...
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Wed
Wednesday,
November
5,
2014

Science Adventure Club, Nov 5 - Beaks and Feet

Meets 11:00 am-12:00 pm in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults get in for free! If you have not pre-registered, ...
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5
Wed
Wednesday,
November
5,
2014

When Science Attacks (3rd-5th Wednesday) - Week #5: Physics (Forces)

Join us for our all new homeschool class: When Science Attacks! Classes this year will explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us twice ...
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Thu
Thursday,
November
6,
2014

When Science Attacks (3rd-5th Thursday) - Week #5: Physics (Forces)

Join us for our all new homeschool class: When Science Attacks! Classes this year will explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us twice ...
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6
Thu
Thursday,
November
6,
2014

Science Adventure Club, Nov 6 - Beaks and Feet

Meets 11:00 am-12:00 pm in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults get in for free! If you have not pre-registered, ...
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6
Thu
Thursday,
November
6,
2014

When Science Attacks (6th-8th Thursday) - Week #5: Physics (Forces)

Join us for our all new homeschool class: When Science Attacks! Classes this year will explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us twice ...
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6
Thu
Thursday,
November
6,
2014

When Science Attacks (K-2nd Thursday) - Week #5: Physics (Forces)

Join us for our all new homeschool class: When Science Attacks! Classes this year will explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us twice ...
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6
Thu
Thursday,
November
6,
2014

Penguins: Lost In Translation

Have you ever wondered how penguins communicate with each other and how they can find a mate from miles away just by calling for them? Find out how this works ...
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6
Thu
Thursday,
November
6,
2014

Family Science Night: Awesome Astronomy

Planets, Stars, and Space…OH MY! Experience and enjoy some out-of-this-world science. Join us for this fun-filled series of hands-on Zoo science nights for ...
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Fri
Friday,
November
7,
2014

Public Polar Bear PJ Fri, Nov 7,14 7pm-8am

Enjoy a sleepover with all your friends in the brand new Polar Bear Passage viewing building. Everything your family wants in a Zoo overnight at the right price. ...
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Sat
Saturday,
November
8,
2014

Mini Keeper for a Day - Nov 8, 2014

Welcome to Keeper for a Day - Mini, a program designed for children ages 7 - 12. # of participants for each session:  2 max Description:  Do you have what it ...
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8
Sat
Saturday,
November
8,
2014

Daisy Workshop "3 Cheers for Animals" Nov 8th 10-12pm

This 2 hour Daisy workshop covers concepts that will help scouts begin (but not necessarily complete) the requirements to obtain awards from the 3 Cheers for ...
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8
Sat
Saturday,
November
8,
2014

Zootastik Learning Fest-International Red Panda Day

Join us for Zootastik Learning Fest on Saturday, November 8 and learn all about red pands as we celebrate International Red Panda Day.  Activities, demonstrations ...
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12
Wed
Wednesday,
November
12,
2014

Science Adventure Club, Nov 12 - Ptarmigan/Parrot

Meets 11:00 am-12:00 pm in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults get in for free! If you have not pre-registered, ...
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Thu
Thursday,
November
13,
2014

Science Adventure Club, Nov 13 - Ptarmigan/Parrot

Meets 11:00 am-12:00 pm in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults get in for free! If you have not pre-registered, ...
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Fri
Friday,
November
14,
2014

SOLD OUT Public Girl Scout Overnight Open-Nov 14, 2014 7pm-8am

  Bring your sleeping bag and join the fun, with hot cocoa and a complimentary continental breakfast. Programs start at 7 p.m. on certain weekends, and end ...
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Sat
Saturday,
November
15,
2014

FOTZ Exclusive

Exclusively for FOTZ Members, check out the antic of the indoor animals during this beautiful November morning.  More details will follow.
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Sat
Saturday,
November
15,
2014

Nikita's Birthday Party

Our very own Rock Star, Nikita, is turning 8 and we are throwing a polar bear sized party just for him. On Saturday, November 15 you can be a guest at Nikita's ...
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15
Sat
Saturday,
November
15,
2014

Cheetah Run

Run cheetahs, run! Witness the fastest mammals on Earth race around a track at top speed. Every month the Zoo unleashes our fierce cats for extra exercise. Don't ...
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18
Tue
Tuesday,
November
18,
2014

Mini Keeper for a Day Nov 18

Welcome to Keeper for a Day - Mini, a program designed for children ages 7 - 12. # of participants for each session:  2 max Description:  Do you have what it ...
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19
Wed
Wednesday,
November
19,
2014

Junior Keeper for a Day - Nov 19, 2014

Welcome to Junior Keeper for a Day, a program especially designed for children ages 13 - 17. # of participants for each session:  2 max Description:  Do you ...
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19
Wed
Wednesday,
November
19,
2014

Science Adventure Club, Nov 19 - Turkey/Peacock

Meets 11:00 am-12:00 pm in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults get in for free! If you have not pre-registered, ...
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19
Wed
Wednesday,
November
19,
2014

When Science Attacks (K-2nd Wednesday) - Week #6: Physics (Energy)

Join us for our all new homeschool class: When Science Attacks! Classes this year will explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us twice ...
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19
Wed
Wednesday,
November
19,
2014

When Science Attacks (3rd-5th Wednesday) - Week #6: Physics (Energy)

Join us for our all new homeschool class: When Science Attacks! Classes this year will explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us twice ...
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20
Thu
Thursday,
November
20,
2014

When Science Attacks (3rd-5th Thursday) - Week #6: Physics (Energy)

Join us for our all new homeschool class: When Science Attacks! Classes this year will explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us twice ...
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20
Thu
Thursday,
November
20,
2014

Science Adventure Club, Nov 20 - Turkey/Peacock

Meets 11:00 am-12:00 pm in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults get in for free! If you have not pre-registered, ...
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20
Thu
Thursday,
November
20,
2014

When Science Attacks (6th-8th Thursday) - Week #6: Physics (Energy)

Join us for our all new homeschool class: When Science Attacks! Classes this year will explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us twice ...
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20
Thu
Thursday,
November
20,
2014

When Science Attacks (K-2nd Thursday) - Week #6: Physics (Energy)

Join us for our all new homeschool class: When Science Attacks! Classes this year will explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us twice ...
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21
Fri
Friday,
November
21,
2014

Goodnight Zoo: Feather Frenzy Nov 21,14 6-8pm

BIRD is the Word! What does it mean to be a member of a flock? Discover what ALL birds have in common and why some are more EGGS-traordinary than others. This ...
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Saturday,
November
22,
2014

Zoo Tales AM

Education volunteers, docents, will be interpreting at the following exhibits:  baboon, cheetah, plains hoofstock, elephants, gorilla, lions, scrubland aviary, ...
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Sat
Saturday,
November
22,
2014

Junior Workshop "Eco Explorers" Nov 22 10-12pm

Each Scout will receive a journal containing activity pages that reinforce each concept discussed. Workshop includes: Themed activities to help begin (but not ...
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22
Sat
Saturday,
November
22,
2014

Zoo Tales AM

Education volunteers, docents, will be interpreting at the following exhibits:  baboon, cheetah, plains hoofstock, elephants, gorilla, lions, scrubland aviary, ...
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22
Sat
Saturday,
November
22,
2014

Zoo Tales PM

Education volunteers, docents, will be interpreting at the following exhibit: Penguins Polar Bear, Tropics, Sea Lions, Tiger Trail, Kangaroo, Woodland Aviary.  ...
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22
Sat
Saturday,
November
22,
2014

Zoo Tales PM

Education volunteers, docents, will be interpreting at the following exhibit: Penguins Polar Bear, Tropics, Sea Lions, Tiger Trail, Kangaroo, Woodland Aviary.  ...
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26
Wed
Wednesday,
November
26,
2014

Mini Keeper for a Day - Nov 26, 2014

Welcome to Keeper for a Day - Mini, a program designed for children ages 7 - 12. # of participants for each session:  2 max Description:  Do you have what it ...
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26
Wed
Wednesday,
November
26,
2014

Safari Day Camp: Food Wise Nov 26,14 8:30am-3:30pm

Ever wonder where your food comes from? How does it get from the farm, maybe the factory, to the grocery store and finally your lunch box? All of our food can ultimately ...
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26
Wed
Wednesday,
November
26,
2014

Science Adventure Club, Nov 26 - Eagles/Hawks

Meets 11:00 am-12:00 pm in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults get in for free! If you have not pre-registered, ...