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Lincoln Park Zoo
Lincoln Park Zoo

Closed Little Village Library Being Transformed Into Community Center With Legal Help For Immigrants And Mental Health Services

The project will include the new office space for Latinos Progresando, as well as mental health resources and programs by the Lincoln Park Zoo.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Lion Cub At Lincoln Park Zoo Named Pilipili After Swahili Word For ‘Pepper’

Pilipili was born March 15 to first-time mother and 3-year-old lioness Zari, who's shown excellent maternal instincts, zookeepers said.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Lincoln Park Zoo’s Summer Events Include Wine Walks, Family Nights And More

The Lincoln Park Zoo's lineup of spring and summer programs kick off Saturday and runs through September.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Lincoln Park Zoo-ologie Fundraiser Returns In June, Raising Money For Animal Care With A Night Of ‘Lavish Fun’

The Zoo-ologie fundraiser on June 9 will feature an open bar, bites from local restaurants, dancing, lilve music and a silent auction.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Get Outside This Spring And Help Lincoln Park Zoo Catalogue Chicago Wildlife

Chicagoans can share photos, observations and other evidence of local wildlife during the challenge to help scientists collect data.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

A Lion Cub Was Born At The Lincoln Park Zoo For The First Time In 20 Years

The cub will "become more mobile and curious" and begin to explore its surroundings in the coming weeks, according to the zoo.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

‘Easter Egg-Stravaganza’ Hunt To Return To Lincoln Park Zoo In April

The event will feature egg hunts for various age groups, photos with the Easter bunny and other spring characters, outdoor activities and more.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

A Baby Gray Seal At Lincoln Park Zoo Has Been Named ‘Fisher’

Fisher the gray seal pup was born Jan. 26. His mom hasn't been able to care for him, so zoo staff are looking after the pup.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

How A Lincoln Park Zoo Expert’s Research On Saving Apes Led To A Ban On Greeting Cards Featuring Costumed Chimps

CVS will stop selling greeting cards featuring great apes in unnatural positions, which advocates say will reduce mistreatment of the animals and help conservation efforts.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

ZooLights Returns To Lincoln Park Zoo Saturday, Going Green With Wind-Powered LEDs

The Lincoln Park Zoo is using only energy-saving LEDs powered by wind energy for this year's ZooLights show.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

A Lincoln Park Zoo Snow Monkey Named Her Baby ‘Minato’ By Using A Touchscreen

Mito, a 15-year-old Japanese macaque, was offered the names Minato or Miyoshi for her newborn.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

ZooLights Returns Next Month At Lincoln Park Zoo — And Tickets Are Available Now

Tickets for ZooLights went on sale Thursday for Lincoln Park Zoo members. Sales will open to the general public Oct. 28.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Lions Have Finally Returned To Lincoln Park Zoo After Nearly 2 Years: ‘A Place To Learn And Love And Grow’

People can see the zoo's four lions — as well as red pandas, snow leopards and other creatures — at its newly reopened habitat.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Lincoln Park Zoo’s Fall Fest To Feature Pumpkin Picking, Pop-Up Bar

The event begins Oct. 8 and runs through the end of the month, featuring fall-themed treats and activities.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Lions Are Coming Back To Lincoln Park Zoo After A Nearly 2-Year Absence

Lincoln Park Zoo members will have special early access to meet the lions and explore the newly renovated habitat before it officially opens to the public Oct. 14.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Monty And Rose’s 2 Plover Chicks Now Named Imani And Siewka As They Prepare To Fly South For Winter

The Chicago Audubon Society announced the names during a livestream from Montrose Beach after seeking suggestions from neighbors.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Baby Of The Family: Monty And Rose’s 4th Plover Hatches, And It’s ‘Healthy And Vocal’

This marks the third straight year Monty and Rose, the city's beloved piping plover pair, have successfully hatched eggs at Montrose Beach.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Lions Will Come Roaring Back To Chicago This Fall In Lincoln Park Zoo’s Renovated Habitat

Ziplines that bring food to the lions, simulating prey, have been installed, and there are lots of shady spots for the big cats.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Lincoln Park Zoo Selling Animal-Themed Artwork To Raise Money For Endangered Species

The custom zoo passes feature artwork of various endangered species and raise money for their conservation efforts.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

After Years Of Disrepair, A West Side Mini-Golf Course Will Soon Reopen As A Bird-Themed Public Art Project

Teens designed the mini-golf course as an educational attraction that will focus on bird wildlife native to the Midwest prairie.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
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