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Friday, September 4

To make your own zoo adventure, view our full calendar.
- Sep -
5
Sat
10:00 am
Saturday,
September
5,
2015

Superhero Weekend

Meet your favorite superhero at the Zoo! On Saturday and Sunday, September 5 & 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. you can meet and take your picture with Ant-Man, ...
- Sep -
6
Sun
10:00 am
Sunday,
September
6,
2015

Superhero Weekend

Meet your favorite superhero at the Zoo! On Saturday and Sunday, September 5 & 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. you can meet and take your picture with Ant-Man, ...
- Sep -
7
Mon
11:30 am
Monday,
September
7,
2015

Happy Birthday Labor Day

Labor Day marks a very special occasion at the Zoo! Our hippo, Labor Day, is turning 32 and we are throwing a hippo sized birthday party just for her. Our keepers ...
- Sep -
9
Wed
10:30 am
Wednesday,
September
9,
2015

When Science Attacks (Homeschool Classes)

Kansas City Zoo's hands-on homeschool classes are back! Explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us on alternate weeks for hands-on science ...
- Sep -
9
Wed
11:00 am
Wednesday,
September
9,
2015

Science Adventure Club: Reptiles - Sept 9, 2015

Meets 11:00 am to Noon in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults are free! If you have not pre-registered, ...
- Sep -
10
Thu
11:00 am
Thursday,
September
10,
2015

Science Adventure Club: Reptiles - Sept 10, 2015

Meets 11:00 am to Noon in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults are free! If you have not pre-registered, ...
- Sep -
10
Thu
1:00 pm
Thursday,
September
10,
2015

When Science Attacks (Homeschool Classes)

Kansas City Zoo's hands-on homeschool classes are back! Explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us on alternate weeks for hands-on science ...
- Sep -
12
Sat
9:00 am
Saturday,
September
12,
2015

STEM Zoo Girl Scout Workshop: Animal Behavior and Health - SESSION SOLD OUT

SESSION SOLD OUT! Animal behavior and health is exceptionally important at the zoo. Gain an understanding about how our veterinary and keeper staff help to keep ...
- Sep -
12
Sat
9:30 am
Saturday,
September
12,
2015

Chiefs Day at the Zoo

It's almost time for Football season! Before the Kansas City Chiefs take the field for the first regular season game, our animals are getting in the spirit with some ...
- Sep -
12
Sat
10:00 am
Saturday,
September
12,
2015

Daisy Workshop "3 Cheers for Animals" Sept 12, 2015 10am-Noon

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 Animals ...
- Sep -
12
Sat
10:00 am
Saturday,
September
12,
2015

Zootastik Learning Fest - World Elephant Day

Join us for Zootastik Learning Fest on second Saturdays to learn about amazing animals. Activities, demonstrations and crafts will take place in the main lobby ...
- Sep -
12
Sat
7:00 pm
Saturday,
September
12,
2015

Public Polar Bear PJ Party Sept 12,2015 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. ...
- Sep -
13
Sun
1:30 pm
Sunday,
September
13,
2015

Boomerang Bash

Take a walk down under and join us at our Boomerang Bash in the Australian Market on Sunday, September 13. From 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. enjoy the soothing sounds of ...
- Sep -
16
Wed
11:00 am
Wednesday,
September
16,
2015

Science Adventure Club: Anacondas - Sept 16, 2015

Meets 11:00 am to Noon in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults are free! If you have not pre-registered, ...
- Sep -
17
Thu
11:00 am
Thursday,
September
17,
2015

Science Adventure Club: Anacondas - Sept 17, 2015

Meets 11:00 am to Noon in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults are free! If you have not pre-registered, ...
- Sep -
19
Sat
9:00 am
Saturday,
September
19,
2015

STEM Zoo Girl Scout Workshop: Animal Husbandry and Training

Delve into what it takes to take care of the zoo’s animal collection. Scouts will learn about the science behind animal nutrition as we take a behind the scenes ...
- Sep -
19
Sat
10:00 am
Saturday,
September
19,
2015

Barrels of Love for Nikita

Nikita will pounce, toss and play with a specially decorated barrel made with love from the winning family of our Barrels of Love for Nikita contest. All Nikita ...
- Sep -
19
Sat
10:30 am
Saturday,
September
19,
2015

Cheetah Run

Catch the Cheetah Run  Run cheetahs, run! Witness the fastest mammals on Earth race around a track at top speed. We are unleashing our fierce cats, Gigi and Sahara ...
- Sep -
19
Sat
6:00 pm
Saturday,
September
19,
2015

CLOSED Public Boy Scout Navi-gator Geocache Nocturnal Overnight Sept 19, 2015 6pm-10:30am

  Explore the ultimate nocturnal adventure! All campers need to bring their own tents, sleeping bags and flashlights. The overnight includes a guided tour, ...
- Sep -
20
Sun
1:30 pm
Sunday,
September
20,
2015

Safari Party

Journey to Africa and join us at our Safari Party in the African Market on Sunday, September 20. From 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. enjoy live jazz music and cold beverages ...
- Sep -
23
Wed
10:30 am
Wednesday,
September
23,
2015

When Science Attacks (Homeschool Classes)

Kansas City Zoo's hands-on homeschool classes are back! Explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us on alternate weeks for hands-on science ...
- Sep -
23
Wed
11:00 am
Wednesday,
September
23,
2015

Science Adventure Club: Amphibians - Sept 23, 2015

Meets 11:00 am to Noon in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults are free! If you have not pre-registered, ...
- Sep -
24
Thu
11:00 am
Thursday,
September
24,
2015

Science Adventure Club: Amphibians - Sept 24, 2015

Meets 11:00 am to Noon in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom. $5 per child with 10% discount for FOTZ members. Adults are free! If you have not pre-registered, ...
- Sep -
24
Thu
1:00 pm
Thursday,
September
24,
2015

When Science Attacks (Homeschool Classes)

Kansas City Zoo's hands-on homeschool classes are back! Explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us on alternate weeks for hands-on science ...
- Sep -
26
Sat
8:30 am
Saturday,
September
26,
2015

"Run for the Orangutans" Zoo Run

Run thru the Zoo in support of our orangutans on Saturday, September 26. The four mile run begins at 8:30 a.m. and the 1 mile walk/run begins at 9:45 a.m. Enjoy ...
- Sep -
26
Sat
10:00 am
Saturday,
September
26,
2015

Species Spotlight: Pachyderms! (hippos, rhinos & elephants)

Join us for our new 4th Saturday events highlighting a different animal each month!  Activities will be held in the main lobby from 10:00-3:00, and special enrichment ...
- Sep -
30
Wed
11:00 am
Wednesday,
September
30,
2015

Science Adventure Club: Giant Salamanders - Sept 30, 2015

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