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Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House 10:15 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House
Feb 1 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of the Reptile House. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Open Daily in February 9:00 am
Open Daily in February
Feb 1 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Open daily, year-round, the zoo entrance closes at 4 pm but guests may stay on grounds until 5 pm.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Feathered Friends 1:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Feathered Friends
Feb 1 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of bird exhibits. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information.
Animal Encounter 11:00 am
Animal Encounter @ Front Plaza & Discovery Room
Feb 1 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an up-close-and-personal visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors from our Education Department.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi 2:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi
Feb 1 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour of okapi. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 1 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 3:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 1 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 1 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Hawk-headed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 1 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Aardvark Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Aardvark Keeper Chat @ Aardvark Exhibit
Feb 1 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Giraffe Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Giraffe Keeper Chat @ Giraffe Exhibit
Feb 1 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Animal Encounter 11:00 am
Animal Encounter @ Front Plaza & Discovery Room
Feb 2 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an up-close-and-personal visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors from our Education Department.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Small Carnivores 2:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Small Carnivores
Feb 2 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour of small carnivores. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 2 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 3:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 2 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 2 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Hawk-headed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 2 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Aardvark Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Aardvark Keeper Chat @ Aardvark Exhibit
Feb 2 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Giraffe Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Giraffe Keeper Chat @ Giraffe Exhibit
Feb 2 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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FIT4MOM Stroller Strides Workout 9:00 am
FIT4MOM Stroller Strides Workout
Feb 3 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Meet FIT4MOM for a Stroller Strides workout at the zoo on the first Monday of each month! Zoo members will receive their first class free. Sign up for the class here. FIT4MOM is the nation’s leading prenatal and postnatal fitness program, providing fitness classes and a network of moms to support every stage of motherhood. From pregnancy, through postpartum and beyond, their fitness and wellness programs help make moms strong in body, mind and spirit. Read more about FIT4MOM here. Stroller Strides® is a functional, total-body conditioning workout designed for moms with kids in tow. Each 60-minute workout is comprised of strength training, cardio and core restoration, all while entertaining little ones with songs, activities and fun! Each Stroller Strides instructor is skilled to meet you where you are mentally and physically. You’ll leave class feeling connected, successful and energized! No more mama guilt! This class is all about self care in a supportive and encouraging environment.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 3 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 3 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 4 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 4 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 10:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 5 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 3:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 5 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 5 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 10:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House 1:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House
Feb 6 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of the Reptile House. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Snow Leopard 2:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Snow Leopard
Feb 6 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of snow leopard. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 6 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 3:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 6 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi 2:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi
Feb 7 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour of okapi. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 7 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 3:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 7 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 7 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House 10:15 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House
Feb 8 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of the Reptile House. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Zoo Walk (2 CE Units) 8:45 am
Zoo Walk (2 CE Units)
Feb 8 @ 8:45 am – 9:45 am
 
Animal Encounter 11:00 am
Animal Encounter @ Front Plaza & Discovery Room
Feb 8 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an up-close-and-personal visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors from our Education Department.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 8 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 3:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 8 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Hawk-headed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 8 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Aardvark Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Aardvark Keeper Chat @ Aardvark Exhibit
Feb 8 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Giraffe Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Giraffe Keeper Chat @ Giraffe Exhibit
Feb 8 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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I Heart Sacramento Zoo 9:00 am
I Heart Sacramento Zoo
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Bring your valentine to a special I Heart Sacramento Zoo day organized by the Sacramento Zoo Teen volunteers. The event features valentine-themed animal enrichments, informative talks and activity tables — all included with general admission.    
Animal Encounter 11:00 am
Animal Encounter @ Front Plaza & Discovery Room
Feb 9 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an up-close-and-personal visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors from our Education Department.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 9 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Hawk-headed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 9 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Aardvark Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Aardvark Keeper Chat @ Aardvark Exhibit
Feb 9 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Giraffe Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Giraffe Keeper Chat @ Giraffe Exhibit
Feb 9 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 10 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 11 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 11 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Little Peeps: Pre-K (Wed) Owls 9:30 am
Little Peeps: Pre-K (Wed) Owls
Feb 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Single day, morning class for 3-5 year-old children with a caregiver, 9:30 to 11:30 am.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 10:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 12 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 3:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 12 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 12 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Little Peeps: Pre-K (Thur) Owls 9:30 am
Little Peeps: Pre-K (Thur) Owls
Feb 13 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Single day, morning class for 3-5 year-old children with a caregiver, 9:30 to 11:30 am.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 10:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House 1:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House
Feb 13 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of the Reptile House. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Meerkats 2:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Meerkats
Feb 13 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the meerkats. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 13 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 3:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 13 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 13 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Little Peeps: Pre-K (Fri) Owls 9:30 am
Little Peeps: Pre-K (Fri) Owls
Feb 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Single day, morning class for 3-5 year-old children with a caregiver, 9:30 to 11:30 am.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 14 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi 2:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi
Feb 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour of okapi. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 14 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs 3:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Dinosaurs
Feb 14 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the zoo’s dinosaurs and animal ambassadors. Visit saczoo.org/tour for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 14 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House 10:15 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House
Feb 15 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of the Reptile House. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Feathered Friends 1:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Feathered Friends
Feb 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of bird exhibits. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information.
Animal Encounter 11:00 am
Animal Encounter @ Front Plaza & Discovery Room
Feb 15 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an up-close-and-personal visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors from our Education Department.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 15 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi 2:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi
Feb 15 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour of okapi. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 15 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 15 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Hawk-headed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 15 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Aardvark Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Aardvark Keeper Chat @ Aardvark Exhibit
Feb 15 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Giraffe Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Giraffe Keeper Chat @ Giraffe Exhibit
Feb 15 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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Animal Encounter 11:00 am
Animal Encounter @ Front Plaza & Discovery Room
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an up-close-and-personal visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors from our Education Department.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 16 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 16 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 16 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Hawk-headed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 16 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Aardvark Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Aardvark Keeper Chat @ Aardvark Exhibit
Feb 16 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Giraffe Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Giraffe Keeper Chat @ Giraffe Exhibit
Feb 16 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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Wildlife Stage Show 11:00 am
Wildlife Stage Show @ Amphitheater
Feb 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
See the Animal Ambassadors at the amphitheater for a fun, educational show hosted by our knowledgeable education staff. Stick around after the show for an up-close meet and greet with some of the animal stars.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 17 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 17 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 17 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Hawk-headed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 17 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Aardvark Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Aardvark Keeper Chat @ Aardvark Exhibit
Feb 17 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Giraffe Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Giraffe Keeper Chat @ Giraffe Exhibit
Feb 17 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 18 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 18 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 18 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Little Peeps: Pre-K (Wed) Turtles and Tortoises 9:30 am
Little Peeps: Pre-K (Wed) Turtles and Tortoises
Feb 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Single day, morning class for 3-5 year-old children with a caregiver, 9:30 to 11:30 am.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 19 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 19 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 19 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Little Peeps: Pre-K (Thur) Turtles and Tortoises 9:30 am
Little Peeps: Pre-K (Thur) Turtles and Tortoises
Feb 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Single day, morning class for 3-5 year-old children with a caregiver, 9:30 to 11:30 am.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House 1:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House
Feb 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of the Reptile House. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 20 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Snow Leopard 2:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Snow Leopard
Feb 20 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of snow leopard. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 20 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Little Peeps: Pre-K (Fri) Turtles and Tortoises 9:30 am
Little Peeps: Pre-K (Fri) Turtles and Tortoises
Feb 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Single day, morning class for 3-5 year-old children with a caregiver, 9:30 to 11:30 am.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Wildlife Stage Show 11:00 am
Wildlife Stage Show @ Amphitheater
Feb 21 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
See the Animal Ambassadors at the amphitheater for a fun, educational show hosted by our knowledgeable education staff. Stick around after the show for an up-close meet and greet with some of the animal stars.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 21 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi 2:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi
Feb 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour of okapi. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 21 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 21 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Hawk-headed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 21 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Aardvark Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Aardvark Keeper Chat @ Aardvark Exhibit
Feb 21 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Giraffe Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Giraffe Keeper Chat @ Giraffe Exhibit
Feb 21 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House 10:15 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House
Feb 22 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of the Reptile House. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Feathered Friends 1:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Feathered Friends
Feb 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of bird exhibits. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information.
Wildlife Stage Show 11:00 am
Wildlife Stage Show @ Amphitheater
Feb 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
See the Animal Ambassadors at the amphitheater for a fun, educational show hosted by our knowledgeable education staff. Stick around after the show for an up-close meet and greet with some of the animal stars.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 22 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi 2:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi
Feb 22 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour of okapi. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 22 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Hawk-headed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 22 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Aardvark Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Aardvark Keeper Chat @ Aardvark Exhibit
Feb 22 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Giraffe Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Giraffe Keeper Chat @ Giraffe Exhibit
Feb 22 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Small Carnivores 2:00 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Small Carnivores
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour of small carnivores. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information
Wildlife Stage Show 11:00 am
Wildlife Stage Show @ Amphitheater
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
See the Animal Ambassadors at the amphitheater for a fun, educational show hosted by our knowledgeable education staff. Stick around after the show for an up-close meet and greet with some of the animal stars.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 23 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 23 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Hawk-headed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 23 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Aardvark Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Aardvark Keeper Chat @ Aardvark Exhibit
Feb 23 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Giraffe Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Giraffe Keeper Chat @ Giraffe Exhibit
Feb 23 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 24 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 24 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 25 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 25 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 25 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Little Peeps: Pre-K (Wed) Lions 9:30 am
Little Peeps: Pre-K (Wed) Lions
Feb 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Single day, morning class for 3-5 year-old children with a caregiver, 9:30 to 11:30 am.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 26 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 26 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 26 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Little Peeps: Pre-K (Thur) Lions 9:30 am
Little Peeps: Pre-K (Thur) Lions
Feb 27 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Single day, morning class for 3-5 year-old children with a caregiver, 9:30 to 11:30 am.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House 1:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House
Feb 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of the Reptile House. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 27 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Meerkats 2:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Meerkats
Feb 27 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour with the meerkats. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 27 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 27 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Little Peeps: Pre-K (Fri) Lions 9:30 am
Little Peeps: Pre-K (Fri) Lions
Feb 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Single day, morning class for 3-5 year-old children with a caregiver, 9:30 to 11:30 am.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Wildlife Stage Show 11:00 am
Wildlife Stage Show @ Amphitheater
Feb 28 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
See the Animal Ambassadors at the amphitheater for a fun, educational show hosted by our knowledgeable education staff. Stick around after the show for an up-close meet and greet with some of the animal stars.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 28 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi 2:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi
Feb 28 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour of okapi. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 28 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 28 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Hawk-headed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 28 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Aardvark Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Aardvark Keeper Chat @ Aardvark Exhibit
Feb 28 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Giraffe Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Giraffe Keeper Chat @ Giraffe Exhibit
Feb 28 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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Keeper Tag Along #2 (7th-12th grade) 9:00 am
Keeper Tag Along #2 (7th-12th grade)
Feb 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Find out what a zookeeper must do each day to make sure their animals have an enriching habitat to call home.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House 10:15 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House
Feb 29 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of the Reptile House. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns 11:00 am
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns
Feb 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of African hoofstock. Visit saczoo.org/behindthescenestours for more information.
Nature Explorers 10:00 am
Nature Explorers
Feb 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join the zoo in an open play environment, the last Saturday of the month anytime between 10 am to 2 pm. We will be playing and exploring the wonders of the natural world with a new topic each month. Visit the Nature Explorers page for more information.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Feathered Friends 1:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Feathered Friends
Feb 29 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes educational tour of bird exhibits. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information.
Wildlife Stage Show 11:00 am
Wildlife Stage Show @ Amphitheater
Feb 29 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
See the Animal Ambassadors at the amphitheater for a fun, educational show hosted by our knowledgeable education staff. Stick around after the show for an up-close meet and greet with some of the animal stars.
Lion Training Session 11:15 am
Lion Training Session @ Lion Exhibit
Feb 29 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am
Watch animal keepers perform daily training sessions with the African lions at the mesh of their exhibit. This positive-reinforcement training is to encourage natural behaviors that allow the zookeepers to perform voluntary health checks on the lions and build trust. Please note that this is a voluntary training for the lions, and they may decide not to participate on some days.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi 2:30 pm
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Okapi
Feb 29 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind-the-scenes education tour of okapi. Visit saczoo.org/tours for more information.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 29 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 29 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Hawk-headed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Hawk-headed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 29 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Aardvark Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Aardvark Keeper Chat @ Aardvark Exhibit
Feb 29 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Giraffe Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Giraffe Keeper Chat @ Giraffe Exhibit
Feb 29 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.

Keeper Chat