Baby Snow Leopards at Woodland Park Zoo

... were born May 25th, 2009), two endangered snow leopard cubs are working their way into the hearts of zookeepers as well as fans of Woodland Park Zoo. They are not yet on display at the zoo, making this video a special treat, and are being care for behind the scenes as they bond with their mother and grow strong enough to eventually on view. Woodland Park Zoo, North 50th & Fremont Avenue North (map) ...
July 6th, 2009 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: animals, Family Friendly, Woodland Park Zoo, zoo

Zoo Tunes Summer Concert Series

Another summer concert lineup has been announced – Zoo Tunes, the annual concert series at Woodland Park Zoo. Here’s the list: Wednesday, June 17th – The B-52’s ($27) Wednesday, June 24th – Mavis Staples with special guest Allen Toussaint ($19) Wednesday, July 1st & 2nd – Three Girls and their Buddy ($36) Wednesday, July 15th – Ladysmith Black Mambazo ($19 ) Sunday, July 19th – Los Lobos ($22) Wednesday, July 22nd – Cowboy Junkies / Son Volt ($22) Sunday,...
April 27th, 2009 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Events, Family Friendly, music, summer concerts, Woodland Park Zoo, zoo, Zoo Tunes

Photo Op: Grazing Giraffe at Woodland Park Zoo

Details:  As the weather warms up, lots of people will be heading out to Woodland Park Zoo (view location). The zoo is a popular family destination, as you would imagine, but it’s also a great date spot.  My parents would take my brother and I to the zoo when we were kids, and ever since, the zoo has been one of my favorite places. Spend the day, or a couple of hours, enjoying the animal kingdom. Photo credit:  personal collection ...
April 19th, 2009 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: animals, Family Friendly, Photos, Woodland Park Zoo, zoos

Bunny Bounce Activities at Woodland Park Zoo

Hop on over to Woodland Park Zoo for the 8th annual Bunny Bounce, a fun-filled day of activities for kids.  Designed with ages eight and under in mind, there are egg hunts, arts and crafts, special zoo programs throughout the day, and, of course, bunnies. Egg hunts are set up in age brackets, and are first-come, first-served, and space may be limited.  Find the age bracket and time that works for you! Toddler Egg Hunt (ages 3 and under) is offered 9:30 am – 2 pm on a self-served basis. ...
March 14th, 2009 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Easter, egg hunts, Events, Family Friendly, Woodland Park Zoo, zoo

A New Breed of Art

Artwork made by animals from Woodland Park Zoo will be on display at Art/Not Terminal Gallery, part of the New Breed of Art exhibit hosted by the Puget Sound Chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers. The exhibit features around 20 pieces of art, all of which were made by Woodland Park Zoo animal residents – mostly elephants, orangutans and gorillas.  There are also inked animal footprints available for sale.  Artist representatives (zookeepers) are occasionally on hand to answer...
February 11th, 2009 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: art galleries, art shows, Family Friendly, Performing Arts - Theater & Dance, The Arts, Woodland Park Zoo, zoos

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