March 27 – 29, 2015

Aquarium Opening Weekend Sponsor

Opening Weekend TV Partner

Friday, March 27

10 a.m.
Zoo opens

10-11 a.m.
Visit with Spike from Toledo Walleye
Near Aquarium entrance

10:00 a.m. to noon
Toledo School for the Arts (TSA) Glass City Steel,
along with performance puppets
Near Broadway entrance

10:15 a.m.
Grand opening ceremony begins

11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
The Reef, supported by O-I,
dive and talk, sponsored by ProMedica

11 a.m.
Penguin feed
Penguin Beach

11 a.m.
Meet a snake
Nature’s Neighborhood

11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Aquarium-themed crafts and activities
Museum of Science

11:30 a.m.
Bird show
Museum of Science

12-2 p.m.
Stories, puppets and more with
Toledo-Lucas County Public Library
Museum of Science

12-2 p.m.
Face painting
Courtesy of Toledo School for Arts
Museum of Science

12-2 p.m.
Michael Roy’s Circque de Papier origami
demonstrations
Nature’s Neighborhood

12:30 p.m.
Under the sea with the Little Mermaid, a
behind-the-scenes look at Ballet Theatre’s
new production
Museum of Science

1 p.m.
Tank talk
Nature’s Neighborhood

2:30 p.m.
Under the sea with the Little Mermaid, a
behind-the-scenes look at Ballet Theatre’s
new production
Museum of Science

3 p.m.
Penguin feed
Penguin Beach

3 p.m.
Meet a hedgehog
Nature’s Neighborhood

Saturday, March 28 and Sunday, March 29:

9 a.m.
Early access for Toledo Zoo members only to Aquarium, Penguin Beach and ‘Keet Retreat

10 a.m., 11 a.m. & 12 p.m.
TSA Glass City Steel, along with performance
puppets
Near Broadway entrance

10:30 a.m.
Live shark feed
Aquarium

10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Aquarium-themed crafts and activities
Museum of Science

11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
The Reef, supported by O-I,
dive and talk, sponsored by ProMedica

11 a.m.
Penguin feed
Penguin Beach

11 a.m.
Meet an animal
Nature’s Neighborhood

11:30 a.m.
Bird show
Museum of Science

12 p.m.
Meet an animal
Nature’s Neighborhood

12-2 p.m.
Stories, puppets and more with
Toledo-Lucas County Public Library
Museum of Science

12-2 p.m.
Face painting
Courtesy of Toledo School for Arts
Museum of Science

12-2 p.m.
Michael Roy’s Circque de Papier origami
demonstrations
Nature’s Neighborhood

12-4 p.m.
Activities with Imagination Station
Nature’s Neighborhood

12:30 p.m.
Under the sea with the Little Mermaid, a
behind-the-scenes look at Ballet Theatre’s
new production
Museum of Science

1 p.m.
Tank talk
Nature’s Neighborhood

2 p.m.
Meet an animal
Nature’s Neighborhood

2:30 p.m.
Under the sea with the Little Mermaid, a
behind-the-scenes look at Ballet Theatre’s
new production
Museum of Science

3 p.m.
Penguin feed
Penguin Beach

3 p.m.
Meet an animal
Nature’s Neighborhood

Keeper feeds of Aquarium animals continue throughout the weekend. Some activity locations depend on weather; check back here for the latest updates.