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Summer Hours & Activities

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: […]

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Urgent! Action needed to save the vaquita

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 […]

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Limited spaces remain for Summer Zoo Camp

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 […]

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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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