N.E.W. Zoological Society News

N.E.W. Zoological Society   We had a successful fundraising year and we are very thankful for our many supporters and the generous gifts we received and continue to receive.  In 2017 our focus will remain on the Cornerstone Animal Hospital project. We have raised over $1M of our $1.5 million goal with money pledged, in-kind […]

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Winter Hours in Effect

Effective Tuesday, 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 Adventure Park will close for the season, but groups can still schedule outings, weather permitting. Contact […]

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Cellcom Grant Supports Zoo Project

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 […]

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Farewell, Finnegan

  Finnegan the moose, who arrived approximately a month ago from the Milwaukee Zoo died unexpectedly on 10/25/16. He appeared to have died peacefully in his favorite resting spot in his exhibit. Finnegan was born at the Northeastern Wisconsin Zoo but spent the majority of his life in Milwaukee. He adjusted well to the return […]

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Animals of the New Zoo