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Sunday, April 20

To make your own zoo adventure, view our full calendar.
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Sun
Sunday,
December
1,
2013

Nikita Club

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Sun
Sunday,
December
1,
2013

Penguin Pal

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Sun
Sunday,
December
1,
2013

Polar Bear Wall of Fame

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Sun
Sunday,
December
1,
2013

Junior "Eco Explorers" Workshop 12-1-13 AM

Each Scout will receive a journal containing activity pages that reinforce each concept discussed. Workshop includes: Themed activities to help begin (but ...
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1
Sun
Sunday,
December
1,
2013

Junior "Eco Explorers" Workshop 12-1-13 PM

Workshop includes: Themed activities to help begin (but not necessarily complete) certain requirements for the Animal Habitats badge Animal encounter with ...
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4
Wed
Wednesday,
December
4,
2013

Science Adventure Club Dec 4- Beluga Whales! Brrr It's Cold!

Meets 11:00 am-12:00 pm in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom.  If you have not pre-registered, please check in at the Education office first, by 11:50!
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5
Thu
Thursday,
December
5,
2013

Kansas City Zoo License Plate

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5
Thu
Thursday,
December
5,
2013

Science Adventure Club Dec 5- Beluga Whales! Brrr It's Cold!

Meets 11:00 am-12:00 pm in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom.  If you have not pre-registered, please check in at the Education office first, by 11:50!
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5
Thu
Thursday,
December
5,
2013

Family Science Night - Science is Cool

Join us for this fun-filled series of hands-on Zoo science nights for families to enjoy – and best yet, they are FREE thanks to funding from Breidenthal Snyder ...
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6
Fri
Friday,
December
6,
2013

Feed An Animal

It’s fun to watch the keepers throw fish to Nikita the Polar Bear, give Shaka the African Fish Eagle treats in the Wings of Wonder show, and put fruit into ...
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7
Sat
Saturday,
December
7,
2013

Keeper for a Day - Mini

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 ...
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7
Sat
Saturday,
December
7,
2013

Holiday Wild FOTZ Exclusive

Get wild this holiday season at the Kansas City Zoo! Join us for an exlclusive meet and greet with Santa just for Friends of the Zoo (FOTZ) members. On Saturday, ...
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7
Sat
Saturday,
December
7,
2013

Holiday Wild

Get wild this holiday season at the Kansas City Zoo! Join us for Holiday Wild on Saturday, December 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Guests will have the opportunity ...
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7
Sat
Saturday,
December
7,
2013

International Cheetah Day Celebration

We are celebrating International Cheetah Day by throwing our girls a special party. Come to the Cheetah exhibit on Saturday, December 7 and help us honor our super-fast ...
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7
Sat
Saturday,
December
7,
2013

Penguin Pole-looza (Private) Dec 7,2013

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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Wed
Wednesday,
December
11,
2013

Science Adventure Club Dec 11- Caribou! Brrr, It's Cold!

Meets 11:00 am-12:00 pm in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom.  If you have not pre-registered, please check in at the Education office first, by 10:50!
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12
Thu
Thursday,
December
12,
2013

When Science Attacks AM - Parrots

Join us for our When Science Attacks homeschool classes.  Each class will include a small tour, activities, possibly an animal encounter, and a take home activity, ...
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12
Thu
Thursday,
December
12,
2013

Science Adventure Club Dec 12- Caribou! Brrr, It's Cold!

Meets 11:00 am-12:00 pm in the Zoo Learning Center Sunroom.  If you have not pre-registered, please check in at the Education office first, by 11:50!
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12
Thu
Thursday,
December
12,
2013

When Science Attacks PM - Parrots

Join us for our When Science Attacks homeschool classes.  Each class will include a small tour, activities, possibly an animal encounter, and a take home activity, ...
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14
Sat
Saturday,
December
14,
2013

Keeper for a Day - Junior

Welcome to Junior Keeper for a Day, a program especially designed for children ages 13 - 18. # of participants for each session:  2 max Description:  Do ...
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Sat
Saturday,
December
14,
2013

Zootastik Learning Fest - Caribou

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Wed
Wednesday,
December
18,
2013

When Science Attacks AM - Parrots

Join us for our When Science Attacks homeschool classes.  Each class will include a small tour, activities, possibly an animal encounter, and a take home activity, ...
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21
Sat
Saturday,
December
21,
2013

Keeper for a Day - Mini Dec 21

Welcome to Keeper for a Day - Mini, a program designed for children ages 7 - 12. Number of participants for each session:  2 max Description:  Do you have ...
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Wed
Wednesday,
December
25,
2013

Christmas Day- Closed

Merry Christmas from the Zoo! We will be closed on Christmas Day but will reopen on Thursday, December 26 at 9:30 a.m.
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Fri
Friday,
December
27,
2013

Safari Day Camp - Penguin Plunge

Holiday or Spring Break!! That means no school for the kids, so parents what are you going to do with your kids while you are at work? Simple, drop your children ...
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28
Sat
Saturday,
December
28,
2013

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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28
Sat
Saturday,
December
28,
2013

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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Mon
Monday,
December
30,
2013

Polar Quest Camp

Polar Quest Camp for children ages 6 - 12. This wild and wonderful 2-day camp will amaze your kids with cool science demonstrations and hands-on bridge activities ...
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Mon
Monday,
December
30,
2013

Zoological District Free Day

We are saying a BIG Thank You to our Jackson and Clay Country supporters with Zoological District Free Day! Jackson and Clay county residents get FREE admission ...