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Spring Hours Start April 1st

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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Holiday Gift Ideas

It’s that time of year again: the holidays are just around the corner!  But, don’t worry – we’ve got some great gift ideas for everyone on your list. Zoo Pass Memberships Zoo Pass Memberships are a gift that keeps on giving – for the entire year!  You can purchase a gift membership for anyone: an […]

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Winter Hours in Effect

Effective Sunday, November 1st, the NEW Zoo hours of operation will change to the winter schedule. Hours will be from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily. The NEW Zoo will remain open seven days a week, including holidays.  The Giraffe Feeding Experience will be open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and again from […]

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New Internships Available

The NEW Zoo & Adventure Park is currently recruiting Interns!  We have recently expanded our internship options and opportunities.  Applicants no longer have to be interested in either education or animal care; we now offer programs in THREE NEW areas: marketing & social media, volunteer coordination/management, and graphic design and photography!  These new Internships will provide […]

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