With heavy hearts, today we must report the loss of our male African lion, Shambe. After a brief but fast-acting illness, he was humanely euthanized, passing away peacefully this morning. Shambe was born in 2005 at the Lee Richardson Zoo in Kansas; he joined the NEW Zoo as a member of the African Lion Species […]
Free Daily Summer Programs Starting Saturday, May 27th, our free Summer Programs will occur daily! This year’s schedule includes: 10am Penguin Chat 11am Bald Eagle Chat + Pelican/Duck Feeding 12pm Amphitheater Animal Presentation 1pm River Otter Chat 2pm Amphitheater Animal Presentation 4pm Amphitheater Animal Presentation 5pm Bald Eagle Chat + Pelican/Duck Feeding New for 2017: […]
Allied Movers recently featured the NEW Zoo & Adventure Park in an article titled “Top Places to Visit after Moving to Green Bay, WI.” You can read this article here. We’re proud to be included as a top destination for travel in Northeastern Wisconsin!
AZA-Accredited Aquariums and Zoos Announce $1 Million to Support Heroic Emergency Rescue Plan to Save the Vaquita Porpoise World’s most endangered marine mammal likely to go extinct without immediate action Silver Spring, Maryland (April 4, 2017) – The Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), and over 100 of its members have pledged over $1 million […]
Zoo Camp Registration Now Open Summer’s coming….at least that is what we keep reminding ourselves during these winter months! So let’s think about summer with the release of our 2017 topics and schedule for the 7th annual Summer Zoo Camp Program for elementary school-aged children. Registration opens January 9th. The 2017 Summer Zoo Camp programs […]
We are so grateful for the support we recently received to help us make the 2016 Zoo Boo event a smashing success! We had great weather for all six days of the event, which meant we also had a great turn-out. Thanks to everyone who came out to have a fun time! We’d like to […]
The N.E.W. Zoological Society has been selected as a 2016 Cellcom Green Gift recipient. The non-profit received a $2000 Green Gift from Cellcom to support the development of an educational children’s book in partnership with the NEW Zoo & Adventure Park and Unite for Literacy. The nonfiction book educates the public about Japanese macaques, an […]
In partnership with the NEW Zoo & Adventure Park, the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets held a Kids Animal Poetry Contest. Poets 5 to 10 were recognized in two age categories: AGE 5-7 and AGE 8+. We are very excited to share the winning poems with you below. Congratulations to the winners – and to all who […]