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30th Anniversary Celebration Lake Metroparks Wildlife Center & Lake Shore Live

Steamers Penitentiary Glen Reservation July 28, 2013 | Noon to 4 pm Free admission Follow the tracks to the Wildlife Center and the Lake Shore Live Steamers’ 30 year celebration at Penitentiary Glen Reservation on Sunday, July 28 from noon … Continue reading

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New African lion now on exhibit at the Akron Zoo

AKRON, Ohio – The Akron Zoo’s new female African lion, Mandisa, is now on exhibit. Mandisa, acquired from the Naples Zoo in January, will be on exhibit with the zoo’s male lion Tamarr. The Akron Zoo’s female lion, Shani, was … Continue reading

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Akron Zoo now home to new Komodo dragons

The Akron Zoo has acquired two new Komodo dragons, Draco and Charlie, which are now on exhibit in the zoo’s Education Center, Komodo Kingdom. Continue reading

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Akron Zoo to host a Party for the Planet to celebrate Earth Day

The Akron Zoo will celebrate Earth Day with their annual event, Party for the Planet, on Saturday, April 20, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Numerous environmentally friendly vendors will be on hand to educate visitors about steps they can take to help our planet and conserve our natural resources. Continue reading

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Akron Zoo Hosts Enrichment Day

AKRON, Ohio – The Akron Zoo will host an Enrichment Day on Saturday, March 30, 2013 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. During the event animals will be given Easter eggs as part of their enrichment at scheduled times for … Continue reading

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Boo at the Akron Zoo kicks off October 13 with new treat stations and adventures!

AKRON, Ohio – The Akron Zoo’s annual Boo at the Zoo kicks off on Saturday, October 13 and will run October 13-14, 19-21, and 26-28. Hours are 5:30 – 8 p.m. on Fridays and 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. on … Continue reading

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Princess and Pirate Night at the Akron Zoo

AKRON, Ohio – On Saturday, July 28, the Akron Zoo will host Princess and Pirate Night from 6 to 9 p.m. Children can come dressed in their best princess gown or pirate garb and go on an adventure throughout the … Continue reading

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