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Bear-y fun activities

Teddy Bear Care Fair

Sat, March 23

Bring your favorite stuffed pal and Zoo volunteers and staff will make sure it’s fixed up and fit for another year! Visitors and their stuffies can also enjoy Keeper talks, animal feeding demonstrations, characters and more bear-y fun activities!

Schedule of Events

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Stuffed Animal Check-up and Repair Station, Nature’s Neighborhood

10:30 a.m.
Gorilla enrichment, Kingdom of the Apes
Brown bear enrichment, Komminsk Family Kodiak Ridge

11 a.m.
Tiger enrichment, Tiger Terrace
Elephant enrichment, Tembo Trail

11:30 a.m.
Pied tamarin enrichment, Nature’s Neighborhood
Sea lion training demo, Arctic Encounter®
Reptile feed, Reptile House

11:45 a.m.
Meet our Zoo Veterinarian, Nature’s Neighborhood

Meet our Burmese python, Nature’s Neighborhood

Noon-1:30 p.m.
Meet & greet with Bluey & Bingo, Great Hall, ProMedica Museum of Natural History
Laurel’s Characters & Co.

12:30 p.m.
Meet an animal, Nature’s Neighborhood

1 p.m.
Barnyard enrichment, Nancy L. & Martin Davidson Barnyard
Vulture enrichment, Vulture Exhibit
Otter enrichment, Tembo Trail

1:30 p.m.
Polar bear enrichment, Arctic Encounter®
Primate enrichment, Primate Forest

2 p.m.
Orangutan enrichment, Kingdom of the Apes
Elephant training demo, Tembo Trail

2:30 p.m.
Sea lion training demo, Arctic Encounter®
Penguin enrichment, Penguin Beach

3 p.m.
Meet an animal, Nature’s Neighborhood
Tasmanian devil enrichment, Tembo Trail
Giraffe Keeper talk, Africa!