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Summer Hours & Wild Wednesdays

Beginning June 1st, the NEW Zoo will be open 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. seven days a week!  Summer is here and that means our hours are extended until 8 p.m. each night. Stop by and see some old friends and make new ones!  Enjoy a leisurely walk through the zoo and have some refreshments […]

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Early Entrance Days Return

‘Early Entrance’ Days are back for Zoo Pass Members Only! Mark your calendar for “Member Mornings” beginning Wednesday, June 1st, 2016. The New Zoo & Adventure Park is pleased to offer, for the second year, Member Mornings ~ our newest benefit for Zoo Pass Members.  Wednesday, June 1st, will be the first of three ‘early […]

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Spring Hours in Effect

Effective Friday, April 1st, the NEW Zoo hours of operation will change to our spring schedule. Hours will be from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. every day in April and May.  The Giraffe Feeding Experience will be open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Mayan Restaurant […]

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Join LIV1440 & make a difference!

The NEW Zoo & Adventure Park’s Education Department is excited to announce the creation of a Scholarship Fund to provide monies to local low-income schools.  With the scholarships, schools will be able to pay for zoo admission fees and/or zoo program fees, to help schools either get to the NEW Zoo OR bring the zoo […]

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Support the Giraffes!

NEW Zoo running online t-shirt sale, raising funds to support the giraffes Visit www.booster.com/newzoogotleaves today! The NEW Zoo is in need of a better way to store fresh food for Hodari and Zuri, our reticulated giraffes! Funds raised during this sale will be used to purchase large, state-of-the-art quality coolers for use at both of […]

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Home School Workshops Announced

The NEW Zoo & Adventure Park’s Education Department is happy to announce a fun new series of programs for home-schooled students!  These Home School Workshop programs are open to all home-schooled students in 5th, 6th, or 7th grade for the 2015-2016 school year. These drop-off programs will include live animal encounters and zoo tours, along […]

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Summer Zoo Camp Filling Quickly

Zoo Camp Registration Begins January 20th! It may be the middle of winter, but at the NEW Zoo & Adventure Park, we know it’s never too soon to look ahead to the summer! That’s why we are pleased to announce the July 2016 topics and schedule for our 6th annual Summer Zoo Camp Program for […]

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Admission is half-price in January & February

Enjoy Half-Priced Admissions at the NEW Zoo for a Limited Time! The NEW Zoo & Adventure Park will once again be offering our special winter admission rates for the entire months of January and February. All zoo admission fees will be half off* our regular rates. Winter is an excellent time to view the animals! Watch […]

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Volunteers & Interns Needed

The NEW Zoo & Adventure Park is currently recruiting both volunteers and interns!  Interns are needed in all areas of the program – with applications for the Spring Semester (starting in January) due soon!  A variety of internships are available, including Education & Husbandry, Marketing & Social Media, and even Graphic Design!  To learn more […]

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