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Friends of the Baton Rouge Zoo Presents Brew at the Zoo July 18, 2014 On Friday, October 10, Friends of the Baton Rouge Zoo will host “Brew and the Zoo,” a craft-beer tasting event benefiting the non-profit support group.
Summer Twilight Tours Return to BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo June 05, 2014 Twilight Tours, a summer tradition at BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo, will resume for another year beginning June 10. Held every Tuesday and Thursday evening in June and July, the tours allow guests to see the Zoo as the sun sets and after the gates have closed to the public. BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo Announces New Baby Colobus Monkey April 22, 2014 BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is excited to announce the arrival yet another new baby Colobus monkey, born in the late afternoon on April 4. The baby is now on exhibit with its mother, father and sister. This is the sixth baby born to the Zoo’s female Colobus. Her previous baby, a female, was born just last June.
BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo Announces Winners of Photo Contest April 08, 2014 BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo proudly announces the winners of our 2014 Photo Contest, sponsored by The Advocate. 2014 Kenya Safari Planned for May March 06, 2014
Happy 44th: BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo Hosts Annual Zippity Zoo Fest 2014 March 06, 2014 BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo will host its annual Zippity Zoo Fest on Saturday, April 5 and Sunday, April 6. Marking the anniversary of the Zoo’s Easter Sunday opening in 1970, Zippity Zoo Fest also kicks off the beginning of spring at the Zoo. BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo Announces Arrival of Trumpeter Swan February 18, 2014 BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is excited to announce the arrival of a juvenile male trumpeter swan. The swan is now on exhibit in the lake surrounding Spider Monkey Island with the Zoo’s female trumpeter swan.
Zoo’s Sumatran Tigers Predict the Superbowl XLVIII Winner January 31, 2014 On Saturday, February 1, the Baton Rouge Zoo's two Sumatran tigers will make their predictions for Sunday's Superbowl XLVIII. Four Egyptian Goslings Hatched at BREC’S Baton Rouge Zoo January 27, 2014 Four Egyptian goslings were hatched on Sunday, January 19, at BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo.
BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo Hosts Zachary City Appreciation Day January 15, 2014 BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo will be hosting a Zachary City Appreciation Day this Saturday, January 18. The day's festivities will include buy one, get one admission for Zachary visitors, special guests and a Zachary-themed scavenger hunt throughout the day. Zoo Director, Phil Frost, Elected Treasurer on International Zoo Board January 09, 2014 The International Species Information System, (ISIS), the global leader in animal management and conservation collaboration solutions for over 830 zoos and aquariums, announced the election of executive officers for the 2014 Board of Trustees, which includes the Director of BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo, Phil Frost.
BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo Hosts Baker City Appreciation Day January 08, 2014 BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo will be hosting a Baker City Appreciation Day this Saturday, January 11. The day’s festivities will include buy one, get one admission for Baker visitors, special guests and a Baker-themed scavenger hunt throughout the day. Art Gone Wild Winners Announced January 02, 2014 BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo is excited to announce the winners of the fourth annual Art Gone Wild art contest, sponsored by Baton Rouge Parents Magazine.
BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo Announces New Baby Bongo December 05, 2013 Friends of the Baton Rouge Zoo Welcomes 2014 Executive Board December 05, 2013

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