Events Calendar

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Teen Career Conference

Feb 7th, 2015 Noon - 3 p.m.
Phoenix Zoo

What do you want to do when you grow up? The Phoenix Zoo is excited to once again host its Teen Career Conference! This is an opportunity for teens and their parents to explore many different careers in animal science. Attendees will learn about a wide range of animal science fields directly from dedicated professionals […]

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Master’s Degree Online Information Session

Feb 7th, 2015 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

Earn Your Master’s Degree with the Phoenix Zoo as Your Classroom! The Phoenix Zoo is partnering with Miami University and Project Dragonfly to offer a ground-breaking, part-time and low-cost graduate degree. If you’re interested in education, community engagement and environmental stewardship, this program is for you. Current students include K-12 teachers and a broad range […]

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Will “Zoo” be mine? Valentine’s Day Event

Feb 14th, 2015 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Baby Bornean orangutan at the Phoenix Zoo

Communication can play an important role in nature.  Learn ways animals communicate with each other as some of the Phoenix Zoo’s animals exchange Valentines! Activities Animals throughout the Zoo receive Valentines from other animals as behavioral enrichment treats. See schedule below. Subject to change without notice. 9 a.m. Zebra/Stork Receive Valentines from Hereford cow 10 […]

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Elephant Care Workshop

Feb 17th, 2015 – Feb 19th, 2015

Bert Castro – President and CEO, Phoenix Zoo Alan Roocroft (Elephant Business – Private Consultant on Elephant Care) Dr. David Fagan (Dental Specialist – Coyler Institution California) Phoenix Zoo Elephant Team Gary West, DVM – EVP Animal Health and Collections, Phoenix Zoo Kristen Phair, DVM – Veterinarian, Phoenix Zoo Richard Sartor – Director of Living […]

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Lunar New Year: Year of the Sheep

Feb 19th, 2015
Phoenix Zoo

Visit the Phoenix Zoo for a unique celebration of the Lunar New Year! Guests of all ages can join in the fun! Activities Sheep craft at Harmony Farm Meet real sheep and goats and visit with trail guides during scheduled behavioral enrichment times (times TBD) Goat training demonstration at Harmony Farm grass 10:30 a.m. & […]

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Party Safari

Mar 1st, 2015 4 - 7:30 p.m.
Party Safari at the Phoenix Zoo

The Valley’s WILDEST family adventure! A fundraiser benefiting the animals at the Phoenix Zoo Get ready to enjoy exclusive animal encounters, family-friendly food and beverage sampling, pony rides, live music and entertainment, food trucks, green activities and much more, all while supporting the animals at the non-profit Phoenix Zoo! Party Safari is one of the […]

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Conservation Science Night at the Phoenix Zoo

Mar 13th, 2015 6 - 8 p.m.
Phoenix Zoo

Celebrate the SciTech Festival at the Phoenix Zoo with our Conservation Science Night. Put on your science hat and become a conservation scientist! Engage with hands-on activities, meet real conservation scientists and learn about the important work they do with the Zoo and discover ways that you can participate in conservation. The event is free, […]

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Oct 10th, 2015 6 - 11 p.m.
Phoenix Zoo Rendez-Zoo

Save the date for next year’s celebration! Rendez-Zoo 2015 – Saturday, October 10, 2015. Visit our Rendez-Zoo website for more information. Rendez-Zoo 2014 – An Evening of Celebration  Thank you to everyone that joined us for 2014’s Rendez-Zoo, An Evening of Conservation and Cuisine.  The celebration was filled with animals, music, auctions, cocktails and cuisine. Through […]

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