Zoo News

Feb 03, 2012

Zooper Saturday, February 4

Family Valentine’s Day!
Saturday, February 4, 2012

Spend some quality time together at the Buffalo Zoo’s Family Valentine’s Day event! You will enjoy animal demonstrations and enrichment activities, and you may decide to make a Valentine’s Day card for a family member, friend or even your favorite animal at the Zoo!

The event runs from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m., and activities are free with Zoo admission.

For more information, please call the Events Coordinator at (716) 995-6133 or visit www.buffalozoo.org.

The event schedule is as follows:

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Valentine’s Day card-making crafts; Face Painters (Activities will take place inside the education department’s Children’s Resource Center.)

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Hot Chocolate/Coffee inside the Children’s Resource Center (while supplies last)

The following animals are receiving a special Valentine’s Day enrichment at their exhibit (please arrive promptly):

11:00 a.m. Sea Lions

11:30 a.m. River Otters

12:00 p.m. Addax

12:30 p.m. Gorillas

1:00 p.m. Macaw Keeper Talk (Inside The Living Tree House)

1:30 p.m. Meerkats

2:00 p.m. M&T Bank Rainforest Falls

2:30 p.m. Snow Leopards

This event is part of the Zoo’s new “Zooper Saturdays.” On the first Saturday of every month, different areas of the Zoo will be highlighted for visitors to enjoy. Join us for activities, including animal enrichments, health fairs, raffles and more each month! These events will combine some of your old favorites and even spice them up with new offerings, too, so be sure you don’t miss out! The next Zooper Saturday event will be held on Saturday, March 3 and will feature the river otters and big cats.

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