Noses are red, fingers are blue, get out of the house and enjoy weekends at the Zoo!

Bundle up to beat the winter blahs with half price admission and unique Zoo experiences, crafts, games and much more each Saturday, along with a full schedule of animal encounters, feeds and demonstrations each Sunday.

JANUARY EVENTS

5

Reptile House

All Day                Coloring Sheets & Craft
10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Biofacts Table
11 a.m. Saltwater Crocodile Training Demo
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Meet & Greet with PJ Masks’ Gecko & Cat Boy
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Python Demo
1:15 p.m. Snake Feed & Venomous Snake Talk
1:45 p.m. Lizard Demo
2:30 p.m. Turtle Demo
3 p.m. Snake Demo

 

12

Aquarium

All Day                                          Touch Tank & Ocean Lab Open
All Day Coloring Sheets, Craft, Go Fish Card Games, Fishing Game with prizes
10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Biofacts Table
11 a.m. Live Dive
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Meet & Greet with Ariel & Moana
11:30 a.m. Chemistry Experiments at Ocean Lab
1:30 a.m. Chemistry Experiments at Ocean Lab
2 p.m. Live Dive

Guess the number of fish in 90,000 gallon Reef Tank and win a family membership!

 

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Aviary

All Day                                          Coloring Sheets, Craft, Duck/Duck/Goose Games
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Bounce House- Malawi
10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Biofacts Table
10:30 a.m. Penguin Encounter
11 a.m. Finch Enrichment
11:30 a.m. Rhinoceros Hornbill Enrichment
11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Sloth Encounter
1:00 p.m. Storytime in Interpretative Area
1:30 p.m. Koala Keeper Chat
2 p.m. Emperor Tamarin Enrichment
2:30 p.m. Armadillo Encounter
2:30 p.m. Chicken Encounter

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Arctic Encounter

All Day                                          Coloring Sheets, Craft, Photo Op with Polar Bear Statue
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Biofacts Table
11 a.m. Polar Bear Enrichment
11 a.m.- 1 p.m. Meet & Greet with The Winter Sisters
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Ice Carving Demonstration- Near Africa!
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Bounce House- Malawi
Noon Chinchilla Encounter
1:30 p.m. Gray Wolf Enrichment
2 p.m. Giant Flemish Rabbit Encounter
2:30 p.m. Seal Training Demonstration

Sundays

Feed & Demo schedule

11 a.m. Live Dive- Aquarium
11 a.m. Saltwater Crocodile Training Demo- Reptile House
Noon Meet a Reptile in Nature’s Neighborhood
1 p.m. Meet a Mammal in Nature’s Neighborhood
1:40 p.m. Meet the Diver- Aquarium
2 p.m. Live Dive- Aquarium
2:30 p.m. Rhinoceros Hornbill Talk- Aviary
3 p.m. Red Panda Talk- Primate Forest

 

 

 

FEBRUARY EVENTS

2

Zooper Bowl

All Day                Coloring Sheets & Craft
11 a.m. Elephant Enrichment
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Ice Carving Demonstration- Main Plaza
11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Football Toss Games- Malawi
11:30 p.m. Cardinal Enrichment- Aviary
1:30 p.m. Orangutan Enrichment- Great Apes
2 p.m. Bald Eagle Enrichment- Pedestrian Bridge  

 

9

Play Naturally Toledo Day

(All activities in Nature’s Neighborhood) 

                                    

 
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Biofacts Table
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Fort Building (Indoors & Out)
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Make Your Own S’mores (while supplies last)
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Ice Bowling
11 a.m. Wild Bird Talk & Make Your Own Bird Feeder
11:30 p.m. Meet an Animal
Noon Indoor Snowball Party
12:30 p.m. Meet an Animal
1 p.m. Animal Yoga
1:30 p.m. Meet an Animal
2 p.m. Animal Dance Party
2:30 p.m. Meet an Animal
3 p.m. Indoor Snowball Party
11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Bounce House- LOCATION TBD

 

 

*16

Happy Hearts Day

23

Not Monkeyin' Around Day

9 a.m. Go Ape Fun Run
All Day                                          Coloring Sheets, Craft, Barrel of Monkeys Games
10:30 a.m. Gorilla Enrichment
11:30 a.m. Storytime in Great Apes Interpretative Area
11 a.m.- 1 p.m. Ice Carving Demonstration- Main Plaza
12:15 p.m. Growing Bananas & Other Fruit for Apes Talk
1 p.m. Orangutan Enrichment
2:30 p.m. Primate Forest Feeds & Enrichment

 

Sundays

Feed & Demo schedule

11 a.m. Live Dive- Aquarium
11 a.m. Saltwater Crocodile Training Demo- Reptile House
Noon Meet a Reptile in Nature’s Neighborhood
1 p.m. Meet a Mammal in Nature’s Neighborhood
1:40 p.m. Meet the Diver- Aquarium
2 p.m. Live Dive- Aquarium
2:30 p.m. Rhinoceros Hornbill Talk- Aviary
3 p.m. Red Panda Talk- Primate Forest

 

 

*Free Lucas County Admission

HOURS                10 AM – 4 PM

Go Ape Fun Run

Saturday, February 23

Bring the kids to burn off some energy & beat the winter blues.

Pre K – 3rd grade:
1/2 mile run at 9:15 a.m. Cost to run is $3 per child.
4th grade- 6th grade:
1 mile run at 9:30 a.m. Cost to run is $5 per child.

Routes contained within Zoo grounds. Runs will not be timed. Teams and individuals welcome; all will receive a participation ribbon. Hot chocolate & a snack will be provided.

Runners and one parent/guardian will be admitted into the Zoo for the price to participate ($3 or $5) only.

Cheering sections receive half-price Zoo admission.

All are invited to stay after the run and enjoy the rest of our Cabin Fever: Not Monkeyin’ Around Day activities!

Online pre-registration is recommended. Day of run registration will be available at the Zoo gates.

Online Registration Closed
Saturday Onsite Registration
Starts at 8:30 am

Course Map