Special Events

Recycling Awareness Day


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Join us to learn about recycling and how you can help protect wildlife habitats in far away places and save resources, with just a few simple changes at home.

Highlights include:

  • 9am-1pm - Recycling Awareness Day activities (front plaza)
  • 9:30am – Enrichment and forage (great apes)
  • 10am-3pm – Activity/biofact tables at gorillas and elephants
  • 10am-3pm - Activity/biofact table at orangutans
  • 11am – Training demonstration (orangutan window)
  • 11:30am – Elephant chat
  • 1:30pm – Great ape scatter feed
  • 1:30pm – Elephant scatter feed with City of LR representative, LRSD representative and Zoo guests
    • Media may also be on-site for this encounter
  • 2:30pm – Gorilla training demonstration (gorillas)
  • 3pm – Orangutan training demonstration (orangutan window)