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Butterfly Day Announced for Palm Beach Zoo

By: Palm Beach Zoo
Source: Palm Beach Zoo
Date: May 27, 2015
Join us for our first-ever “Butterfly Day” on Saturday, May 30, 2015, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Enjoy a day of butterfly fun with special crafts, a Butterfly Talk, and more. Learn how to make your own butterfly garden at home. Be a part of the zoo by donating $50 and making a stepping stone for our new extended garden. Please click the article title above for more information...
Butterfly Day Announced for Palm Beach Zoo

Florida Wildlife Corridor Conservation Leadership Lecture Draws Crowd to Palm Beach Zoo

By: Palm Beach Zoo
Source: Palm Beach Zoo
Date: April 29, 2015
A crowd of more than 100 attendees enjoyed a Conservation Leadership Lecture titled “From Glades to Gulf: 1,000 Miles in 100 Days, a Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition” co-presented by Carlton Ward, Jr. and Mallory Lykes Dimmitt with the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition, in their first public presentation after the completion of their 1,000-mile trek. The lecture was given at the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society on the evening of April 16, 2015. Guests enjoyed cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, live harp music by Ruby Drain and Zoo animal encounters beforehand. Bank of America is the presenting sponsor for the Conservation Leadership Lecture series. To read more, please click on the article title above...
Florida Wildlife Corridor Conservation Leadership Lecture Draws Crowd to Palm Beach Zoo

May 2015 Special Events Announced for Palm Beach Zoo

By: Palm Beach Zoo
Source: Palm Beach Zoo
Date: April 26, 2015
The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society is announcing the following special events for the month of May 2015...please click the article title above to view the entire list...
May 2015 Special Events Announced for Palm Beach Zoo

Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society supporters will be heading “around the world” at the always-popular annual spring fundraiser, “Do at the Zoo.” The global celebration takes place on Friday, May 8, 2015, from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Zoo. Ticket prices for “Do at the Zoo” start at $175, and sponsorships are still available by contacting Pam Viscusi at (561) 533-0887 ext. 285, or emailing pviscusi@palmbeachzoo.org. Please click on the article title above for more information...
Supporters to Head Around the World In Support of the Palm Beach Zoo’s “Do at the Zoo” Fundraiser

Palm Beach Zoo to Celebrate FPL Solar Expansion Plans During Party for the Planet™ Weekend

By: Palm Beach Zoo
Source: Palm Beach Zoo
Date: April 16, 2015
With Earth Day right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to celebrate clean energy from the sun. The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society and Florida Power & Light Company today announced a proposed plan to significantly expand the amount of solar energy produced at the Zoo through FPL SolarNow™, the utility’s new, voluntary program designed to support solar in local communities. The exciting proposal will be celebrated this weekend with special activities and fun giveaways during the Zoo’s Party for the Planet™, presented by FPL, April 18 and 19, 2015. Please click on the article title above for more information...
Palm Beach Zoo to Celebrate FPL Solar Expansion Plans During Party for the Planet™ Weekend

April 2015 Special Events Announced for Palm Beach Zoo

By: Palm Beach Zoo
Source: Palm Beach Zoo
Date: March 27, 2015
The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society is announcing the following special events for the month of April 2015...please click the article title above to view the entire list...
April 2015 Special Events Announced for Palm Beach Zoo

Tropics Cafe Menu

By: Palm Beach Zoo
Source: Palm Beach Zoo
Date: March 17, 2015
The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society proudly supports sustainable agriculture and locally-sourced food products in our full-service lakeside restaurant, The Tropics Cafe, and at all concessions areas. Please click the article title above to view the entire Tropics Cafe menu (as of 4/4/2015).
Tropics Cafe Menu

Do you want to win a free flight to do good? If you live in South Florida, you’re now eligible to win one—but you have to hurry, because the deadline is Monday, March 17, 2015, at 8 a.m. Baltimore resident Megan Barlly flew in from Washington, DC to Palm Beach International Airport to volunteer as a “Zookeeper for a Day” at the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society.

“Brew at the Zoo” Returns to the Palm Beach Zoo

By: Palm Beach Zoo
Source: Palm Beach Zoo
Date: March 10, 2015
The third annual "Brew at the Zoo," presented by Dixie Grill & Bar, returns to the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society on Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. With more than 25 local craft breweries, live music and delicious food, the event is Palm Beach County’s most unique craft beer festival! Guests are encouraged to purchase tickets early, since tickets must be purchased in advance and the event is predicted to sell out. “Brew at the Zoo” guests must be 21 years old to enter, with a government-issued photo ID. Email info@palmbeachzoo.org for additional information.
“Brew at the Zoo” Returns to the Palm Beach Zoo

Tiger Habitat Dedication Aims to Set Record Number of “Tiger Faces” at Palm Beach Zoo

By: Palm Beach Zoo
Source: Palm Beach Zoo
Date: March 2, 2015
The public is invited to help the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society set a record for the largest number of people wearing tiger masks at once during the Zoo’s new Henry & Charlotte Kimelman Tiger River habitat dedication on Saturday, March 7, 2015, at 11 a.m. The ceremony will include a crowd photo opportunity, in which the Zoo will capture the crowd of “tiger faces” to set a new Guinness world record. With more than 1,000 guests expected to participate in the effort, the event will help raise awareness of the plight of these majestic creatures.
Tiger Habitat Dedication Aims to Set  Record Number of “Tiger Faces” at Palm Beach Zoo

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