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Keeper Chats

Keeper Chats

Chat with our keepers every day, all season long to learn more about what it takes to care for our amazing animals.

2022 Keeper Chats sponsored by Vera Bradley.

  • Monday
    10:00am
    African Lion Chat (African Journey)
    10:30am
    Agouti/Saki Monkey Chat (Central Zoo)
    11:30am
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    1:00pm
    Dingo Chat (Australian Adventure)
    1:30pm
    Big Red Barn Chat (Farm)
    1:30pm
    Peafowl Chat (Central Zoo)
    1:30pm
    Radiated Tortoise Chat (African Journey)
    2:00pm
    Australian Aviary Chat (Australian Adventure)
    2:00pm
    Clouded Leopard Chat (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    2:30pm
    Capuchin Chat (Central Zoo)
    3:00pm
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    5:00pm
    Meet a Zoo Keeper (Discovery Garden)
    5:30pm
    Verreaux’s Eagle Owl Chat (African Jorney)
    6:00pm
    Orangutan Enrichment (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    6:00pm
    Small Carnivore Enrichment (African Journey)
  • Tuesday
    9:30am
    Hyena Chat (African Journey)
    10:00am
    Ambassador Animal Chat (Discovery Garden)
    10:30am
    Big Red Barn Chat (Farm)
    10:30am
    Story Time (Discovery Garden)
    10:30am
    Agouti/Saki Monkey (Central Zoo)
    11:00am
    Javan Gibbon Chat (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    11:30am
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    1:30pm
    Dive Chat (Reef)
    2:00pm
    Orangutan Chat (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    2:30pm
    Veterinarian Staff Chat (Discovery Garden)
    3:00pm
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    4:00pm
    Goat Training (Farm)
    5:00pm
    Meet a Zoo Keeper (Discovery Garden)
    6:00pm
    Orangutan Enrichment (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    6:00pm
    Small Carnivore Enrichment (African Journey)
    6:30pm
    North American River Otter Enrichment (Central Zoo)
  • Wednesday
    10:30am
    Reticulated Python Chat (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    10:30am
    Story Time (Discovery Garden)
    11:00am
    Stingray Chat (Reef)
    11:30am
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    1:00pm
    Capuchin Chat (Central Zoo)
    1:30pm
    Songbird Chat (Farm)
    2:30pm
    Red Panda Chat (Discovery Garden)
    3:00pm
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    4:00pm
    Marabou Stork Chat (African Journey)
    5:00pm
    Meet a Zoo Keeper (Discovery Garden)
    6:00pm
    Orangutan Enrichment (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    6:00pm
    Small Carnivore Enrichment (African Journey)
    6:30pm
    Alligator Chat (Central Zoo)
  • Thursday
    10:00am
    Ambassador Animal Chat (Discovery Garden)
    10:30am
    Amur Leopard Chat (African Journey)
    11:00am
    Wrinkled Hornbill Chat (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    11:30am
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    1:30pm
    Dive Chat (Reef)
    1:30pm
    Australian Reptile Chat (Australian Adventure)
    2:00pm
    Orangutan Chat (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    2:30pm
    Canada Lynx (Central Zoo)
    3:00pm
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    4:00pm
    Goat Training (Farm)
    5:00pm
    Meet a Zoo Keeper (Discovery Garden)
    6:00pm
    Orangutan Enrichment (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    6:00pm
    Small Carnivore Enrichment (African Journey)
  • Friday
    10:00am
    Northern Tree Shrews (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    11:00am
    African Monkey Chat (African Journey)
    11:30am
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    1:00pm
    Aldabra Tortoise Chat (Farm)
    1:30pm
    Big Red Barn Chat (Farm)
    1:30pm
    Peafowl Chat (Central Zoo)
    2:00pm
    Australian Reptile Chat (Australian Adventure)
    3:00pm
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    5:00pm
    Meet a Zoo Keeper (Discovery Garden)
    5:00pm
    Kangaroo Chat (Australian Adventure)
    6:00pm
    Orangutan Enrichment (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    6:00pm
    Small Carnivore Enrichment (African Journey)
    6:30pm
    Penguin Chat (Central Zoo)
  • Saturday
    10:00am
    Ambassador Animal Chat (Discovery Garden)
    10:30am
    Songbird Chat (Farm)
    10:30am
    Agouti/Saki Monkey (Central Zoo)
    11:00am
    African Monkey Chat (African Journey)
    11:30am
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    1:00pm
    Australian Aviary Chat (Australian Adventure)
    1:30pm
    Big Red Barn Chat (Farm)
    2:00pm
    Zebra (African Journey)
    3:00pm
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    5:00pm
    Meet a Zoo Keeper (Discovery Garden)
    6:00pm
    Small Carnivore Enrichment (African Journey)
  • Sunday
    10:00am
    Ambassador Animal Chat (Discovery Garden)
    11:30am
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    1:00pm
    Sumatran Tiger Chat (Indonesian Rain Forest)
    1:30pm
    Big Red Barn Chat (Farm)
    2:30pm
    Canada Lynx (Central Zoo)
    3:00pm
    Sea Lion Chat (Central Zoo)
    4:00pm
    Cape Porcupine Chat (African Journey)
    5:00pm
    Meet a Zoo Keeper (Discovery Garden)
    5:00pm
    Kangaroo Chat (Australian Adventure)
    6:00pm
    Small Carnivore Enrichment (African Journey)

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