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OKC Zoo Under African Skies Opening Gala Scheduled for June 3rd |  arts and entertainment

OKC Zoo Under African Skies Opening Gala Scheduled for June 3rd | arts and entertainment

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden and the Oklahoma Zoological Society (OZS) are hosting a first fundraising event, the OKC Zoo Gala, with the theme “Under African Skies.” The sold-out event takes place on Friday, June 3 at 5:30 p.m Presented by the John and Claudia Hollman Affiliated Fund, the OKC …

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Learn about endangered species, get wet with the otters at the Texas Zoo |  features

Learn about endangered species, get wet with the otters at the Texas Zoo | features

This bald eagle is showing off its wings. Catherine Kohn | ckohn@vicad.com The Texas Zoo may be small, but it has a lot to offer, especially for children. With plenty of shade, a central area for events and educational presentations, the zoo offers an escape from city streets and busy roads. On Saturday, the Texas …

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Majestic, playful, grandiose: meet the African lions at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo |  lifestyle

Majestic, playful, grandiose: meet the African lions at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo | Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

With elegant grace, 10-year-old Abuto dashes through his exhibit at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, making his way to the hard-boiled eggs stuffed in an activity toy. The African lion’s gorgeous mane would make even the breck girl jealous. And you thank, there’s a solid barrier between you and this 519-pound feline. “You look at him …

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Majestic, playful, grandiose: meet the African lions at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo |  lifestyle

Majestic, playful, grandiose: meet the African lions at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo | lifestyle

With elegant grace, 10-year-old Abuto dashes through his exhibit at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, making his way to the hard-boiled eggs stuffed in an activity toy. The African lion’s gorgeous mane would make even the breck girl jealous. And you thank, there’s a solid barrier between you and this 519-pound feline. “You look at him …

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Endangered chimpanzee Nia at OKC Zoo is pregnant |  arts and entertainment

Endangered chimpanzee Nia at OKC Zoo is pregnant | arts and entertainment

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma City Zoo is proud to announce that its female chimpanzee Nia, 14, is pregnant. Nia’s baby is expected to be born this fall. For Nia it will be the second offspring. “Every birth at the zoo is exciting, but one for an endangered species is meaningful and exciting for us,” …

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OKC ZOO debuts BRICKLIVE™ Animal Paradise, an exhibition of life-size toy brick sculptures |  community

OKC ZOO debuts BRICKLIVE™ Animal Paradise, an exhibition of life-size toy brick sculptures | community

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden invites the public to see and experience the new BRICKLIVE™ Animal Paradise, an exhibit of life-size wildlife sculptures built from over two million toy bricks. The event is sponsored locally by Devon. BRICKLIVE Animal Paradise is making its debut and is exclusive to the OKC …

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