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Vulture Celebration

September 3, 2016

Did you know vultures prevent the spread of disease and can eat 20% of their body weight in one sitting? Join us to discover more about vultures and their important role in the… more ›

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Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year olds – 1, 2, 3 in the Zoo – 9 a.m.

September 11, 2016

Practice your counting at the zoo! How many rhinos can you find? How about monkeys? Zookeepers have to count every animal in the zoo every day. Let’s help them out! This program is appropriate… more ›

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Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year olds – 1, 2, 3 in the Zoo – 10:30 a.m.

September 11, 2016

Practice your counting at the zoo! How many rhinos can you find? How about monkeys? Zookeepers have to count every animal in the zoo every day. Let’s help them out! This program is appropriate… more ›

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Young Explorers Program for 6-12 year-olds – Zoo Keeper in Training

September 17, 2016

So you want to be a Zoo Keeper? Find out if you’ve got what it takes! Try your hand at a Zoo Keeper’s unique chores in one busy morning as we prepare animal… more ›

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Photo Safari

Photo Safari for ages 16+ – African Adventure

September 18, 2016

Do you love photography and wildlife?  Join photographer Heather Bird at Reid Park Zoo for a morning of close encounters of the animal kind!  The program will begin with a 30 minute tutorial… more ›

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World Rhino Day Celebration

September 25, 2016

Guests of all ages are invited to come enjoy TONS of fun to help raise awareness and promote conservation efforts for all five critically endangered species of rhinoceros. Informative and fun events will… more ›

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Young Explorers Program for 6-12 year-olds – Zoo Keeper in Training

October 8, 2016

So you want to be a Zoo Keeper? Find out if you’ve got what it takes! Try your hand at a Zoo Keeper’s unique chores in one busy morning as we prepare animal… more ›

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Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year olds – Stripes and Spots – 9 a.m.

October 11, 2016

In the Zoo, there are all types of stripes, and lots of spots! Let’s look at animals who have both, and learn how they use their stripes and spots to hide themselves. We’ll… more ›

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Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year olds – Stripes and Spots – 10:30 a.m.

October 11, 2016

In the Zoo, there are all types of stripes, and lots of spots! Let’s look at animals who have both, and learn how they use their stripes and spots to hide themselves. We’ll… more ›

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ZOOcson 2016

October 14, 2016

Join us for a night of fun, food, entertainment and auctions at the 23rd annual ZOOcson, presented by Casino Del Sol Resort! We invite you to support Reid Park Zoo’s exhibits, education programs, conservation… more ›

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Tucson Electric Power’s Home Energizer Workshop

October 15, 2016

Learn why saving energy matters, and get the tools to save energy in YOUR home, at this special FREE workshop hosted by Tucson Electric Power at Reid Park Zoo. We’ll begin with an… more ›

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Howl-o-Ween 2016

October 28, 2016 - October 30, 2016

Join us October 28th, 29th, & 30th for fun, safe trick-or-treating at the Zoo! At Howl-o-Ween, you will enjoy costumed characters and decorations galore as you stroll through the Zoo. This is an… more ›

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Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – What’s on the Menu? – 9 a.m.

November 12, 2016

Leave your table manners at the door and join us to explore one of the most important animal activities: eating! A delicious hour of fun will cover unique foods that keepers give to… more ›

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Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – What’s on the Menu? – 10:30 a.m.

November 12, 2016

Leave your table manners at the door and join us to explore one of the most important animal activities: eating! A delicious hour of fun will cover unique foods that keepers give to… more ›

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Young Explorers Program for 6-12 year-olds – What’s Cooking?

November 20, 2016

Channel your inner chef today as we prepare a variety of meals for Zoo residents big and small.  We’ll talk to a Zoo Keeper about nutrition for exotic animals and even visit the… more ›

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Family Behind the Scenes Tour

November 26, 2016

Journey behind the scenes at Reid Park Zoo and discover the rewards and challenges of caring for over 500 exotic animals every day!  Visits to the Zoos kitchen, health center, and an animal… more ›

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Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year olds – Warming Up – 9 a.m.

December 8, 2016

We put on a coat when it’s cold out—what do the animals do?  Let’s take a look at animals with built in coats, and discover some other ways animals stay warm. This program is… more ›

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Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year olds – Warming Up – 10:30 a.m.

December 8, 2016

We put on a coat when it’s cold out—what do the animals do?  Let’s take a look at animals with built in coats, and discover some other ways animals stay warm. This program is… more ›

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2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Raffle

December 9, 2016

The Jim Click Automotive Team is presenting a new 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 to the Tucson community…to be used as the featured prize in their ongoing effort to raise millions of dollars for… more ›

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