Want to Feed Bison? Just One of the Upcoming Adventures at Lords Park Zoo in Elgin

Want to Feed Bison? Just One of the Upcoming Adventures at Lords Park Zoo in Elgin

There are all kinds of adventures in Lords Park Zoo in Elgin. Here are three coming up in the last week of June 2016!

Bison Feeding in Lords Park

Join the Elgin Public Museum crew for an up close and personal look at the bison, deer, and elk at Lord’s Park Zoo. Meet at the museum for a short introduction and then head for the zoo to assist the zoo keeper in feeding the animals! Space is limited, reserve your spot by calling 847-741-6655.

  • 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Saturday, June 25
  • Adults $2/Children: $1/Members: Free

bee in flower zooAdventures in the Zoo: Bees, Bats & Pollination

Both bees and bats are responsible for pollinating many of our food sources, and both are currently threatened by the careless actions of humans. Without them, we are in big trouble. Come on down to the zoo to catch a glimpse of these wonderful animals,  and learn what we can do to protect them. Sponsored by Friends of the Lords Park Zoo. No registration required.

  • noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, June 26
  • Free!

sheep Lord's Park ZooAdventures in the Zoo: Farm Animals

In the summer, the Zoo is home to a few classic farm animals. Discover the history of their domestication, how they help humans, and what it takes to care for them! Sponsored by Friends of the Lords Park Zoo. No registration required.

  • noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, June 30
  • Free!

SOURCE: Elgin Special Events Newsletter