August

Wednesday, August 1

Adventures in the Zoo: Animal Olympics
11 AM - 1 PM; Free!

Can you jump as high as a red kangaroo? Can you run faster than a cheetah? Join EPM Staff to learn all about the incredible skills of animals, and how humans compare. Sponsored by the Friends of Lords Park Zoo. No registration required.

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Friday, August 3

PAWS on the Porch Programs: Owls
11 AM - 12:30 PM; Free!

Youngsters are invited to come to the zoo and expand their imaginations with activities, games and songs about birds! No registration required.

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Wednesday, August 8

Adventures in the Zoo: Rocks, Fossils and Minerals
11 AM - 1 PM; Free!

Learn the ways geologists identify and sort rocks such as igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic! Learn how fossils are made and see some of the most awesome examples from the Museum’s collection. No registration required. Sponsored by Friends of the Lords Park Zoo.

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Saturday, August 25

Bison Feeding in Lords Park
7-8:30 AM; Fee: $2/Adult, $1/Child, Members Free

Join us for an up close and personal look at the bison, deer and elk at the Lords Park Zoo. Meet at the Museum for a short introduction after which we head for the zoo to assist the zookeeper in feeding these magnificent creatures. Space is limited to 12 people, so please register early! Sponsored by Friends of the Lords Park Zoo.

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