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Breakfast with the Animals: Monkey Madness

March 4, 2016 – March 27, 2016

Have you learned what a giraffe wants for breakfast? Have you watched a warthog wake up in the morning? Have you fed a giant tortoise breakfast? Join us for Early Childhood Animal Breakfasts and YOU CAN! Our program focuses on monkeys this month. You’ll learn how monkeys use their tails, how intelligent they are and […]

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Forests and Frogs: Conserving Biodiversity in the Neotropics

March 16, 2016 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Please join us for a Phoenix Zoo conservation lecture presented by the Arthur L. and Elaine V. Johnson Foundation Forests and Frogs: Conserving Biodiversity in the Neotropics Tropical areas harbor amazing biodiversity — millions of species found in the tropics are not only the products of ages of evolution, but also are providers of innumerable […]

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Bloomin’ Zoo

March 12, 2016 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Bloomin’ Zoo Saturday, March 12, 2016 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Flutter into the Phoenix Zoo and get the buzz on the fascinating world of the mighty pollinator! Pick up a Bloomin’ Zoo Passport at Savanna Park and then visit our Pollination Stations where kids can participate in bee, butterfly and other pollinator-themed activities that […]

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Conservation Science Night at the Phoenix Zoo

March 11, 2016 6 - 8 p.m.
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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 Phoenix Zoo, and discover ways that you can participate in conservation. The event is […]

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Party Safari

February 28, 2016 4 - 7:30 p.m.
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Congratulations Raffle Winners! Raising Arizona Kids Magazine Winner: Giovanni   Ticket #: 668 Giant Plush Animal Winner: Brittany   Ticket #: 650 Flagstaff Stay Winner: Marie   Ticket #: 554 The Valley’s WILDEST family adventure and unique FUNDRAISER! Benefiting the animals at the Phoenix Zoo   Get ready to enjoy exclusive animal encounters, family-friendly food and beverage sampling, […]

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Zootopia Event

February 27, 2016 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Join the Zootopia Zoo Crew for a day of fun at the Phoenix Zoo! Stop by and enter for a chance to win a Zootopia prize pack that includes a family four pack of VIP passes to the advance screening on February 29. Plus, you may win posters and movie merchandise from the film!   […]

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Wild Smiles

February 15, 2016 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
December 9, 2015 - In November of 2015 8 alligators arrived from Florida and are located on the tropics trail. Dave Seibert/The Phoenix Zoo

Wild Smiles, Monday, February 15, 2016 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Coinciding with National Children’s Dental Month, join the Phoenix Zoo as we feature the various types of teeth and mouths belonging to our resident animals. Activities: View teeth and jaw bio facts and learn how the animals use them in the wild. Take a […]

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Teen Career Conference

February 13, 2016 Noon - 3 p.m.
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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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Cheetah Conservation Fund: It’s Not All About Cheetahs

February 10, 2016 5:30 p.m.
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Brian Badger, Operations Manager for the Cheetah Conservation Fund, is dedicated to enlightening people from around the world on the workings, aims and goals of front line conservation. Brian believes that real conservation must focus on people, habitats, history, economy and education, rather than solely on a single target species. During his 30-plus years in […]

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AIP Master’s Degree Online Information Session

February 6, 2016 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
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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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