June Events at the Toledo Zoo

Daily Dose  |  05/19/2017 8:00 am

June Events at the Toledo Zoo

Feed your taste for adventure this summer at the Toledo Zoo!

Snooze at the Zoo
June 1, 2, 8, 9, 10, 15, 17, 24, 29, 30                 
Spending the night at the Zoo is a wildly good time for families, groups and schools. During the overnight adventure, guests make enrichment for our animals, tour the Zoo, meet animals up close and enjoy delicious meals. Each Snooze lasts from 6:30 p.m. - 10 a.m. the next day. Separate fee, pre-registration required. For more information, including pricing and available dates, visit toledozoo.org/snooze.
 
Lucas’ 6th Birthday Celebration
Saturday, June 3                                             
Don’t miss all the pachyderm party fun, including a hefty yet healthy birthday treat and enrichment presents for the growing boy! This event runs from 10:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m. and is free with Zoo admission. More information is available at toledozoo.org/lucas.
 
Summer Safari Camps
Monday, June 5 – Friday, August 18                
Go wild this summer vacation at the Toledo Zoo with Summer Safari Camps sponsored by McDonald's restaurants of northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan! The Zoo offers wild opportunities for campers ages four through 15. Separate fee, pre-registration required. Member discounts apply. For more information, including schedule, themes and pricing, please visit toledozoo.org/camps.

YPAC: Safari Scavenger Hunt
Thursday, June 8                                            
Join the Toledo Zoo’s Young Professionals for Animals and Conservation group for a scavenger hunt from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Aquarium Adventure Trail. Explore the Zoo’s beautiful, historic Work Progress Administration (WPA) buildings and artwork on Zoo grounds. Enjoy refreshments before and after the hunt and a drawing for two free Yark Subaru Rock n Roar tickets! More information and event registration at www.toledozoo.org/YPAC.
 
Live Nation Concert Series: Paul Simon Live in Concert
Sunday, June 11                                             
For more information, please visit toledozoo.org/concerts.
 
Garden Tour Series: A Taste of the Garden
Tuesday, June 13                                           
Interested in vegetables and herbs? Take a stroll around the Zoo’s vegetable and herb gardens as we discuss the components necessary for growing a successful harvest: site preparation, variety selection and growing in everything from raised beds to patio containers. Tour meets at Ziem’s Conservatory at 10:30 a.m. Separate fee, pre-registration is required. Member discounts apply. Tour is rain or shine. Please visit toledozoo.org/gardentours.
 
PNC ZOOtoDO presented by MassMutual Ohio
Friday, June 16                                               
Party with a purpose at the Zoo’s annual black tie and tennis shoes fundraiser! Guests enjoy samples from more than 50 area restaurants and catering services and live entertainment throughout Zoo grounds from 6 p.m. - midnight. Tickets can be purchased online at toledozoo.org/zootodo or by calling 419-385-5721 ext. 2091.
 
Father’s Day Celebration and BBQ
Sunday, June 18                                             
All dads receive free admission when accompanied by children. Treat Dad to a special day at the Zoo and make your reservations for the Father's Day BBQ (separate fee) by visiting toledozoo.org/fathersday or calling 419-385-5721 ext. 6001.
 
Wine Tasting
Friday, June 23                                               
Ages 21 & up enjoy a delectable array of wines, hors d’oeuvres, live music and socializing in the newly renovated Malawi Event Center from 7 – 9 p.m. Advanced tickets are required. Separate fee. Member discounts apply. For more information, please visit toledozoo.org/wine.
 
Garden Tour Series: Aquatic Plants, Fountains and Pools
Tuesday, June 27                                           
At first glance, water gardening may seem too complex for the average gardener but nothing could be further from the truth. Join us for a look at the Zoo’s water features and get advice on plant and site selection, along with starting and maintaining a water garden of your own. Tour meets at Ziem’s Conservatory at 10:30 a.m. Separate fee, pre-registration is required. Member discounts apply. Tour is rain or shine. Please visit toledozoo.org/gardentours.



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