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A few buildings will be closed on various nights starting at 4:00 p.m. for holiday parties. Check the TXU Energy Presents Zoo Lights webpage for the complete list.

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Natural Encounters Closing at 4:30 p.m.

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Members First Saturday / Member Morning

Point, Click, Zoo!

Red Panda SOS

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Red Panda SOS

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Free Admission in the Afternoon

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Wild Wheels

Natural Encounters and Reptiles Closing Early at 4:30 p.m.

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Kipp Aquarium and Natural Encounters Closing at 4:30 p.m.

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Jaguar Exhibit and Reptile Building Closing at 4:30 p.m.

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Kipp Aquarium Closing Early at 4:30 p.m.

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Kipp Aquarium Closing Early at 4:00 p.m.

Natural Encounters Closing Early at 4:30 p.m.

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League City Chili's Clouded Leopard Conservation Night

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Zoo Closing Early on Christmas Eve

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Today's Shows, Feedings, and Meet the Keeper Talks
TIMES ARE UPDATED EVERY MORNING

Today’s Meet the Keeper Talks & Grounds Programming

Friday, November 28, 2014
10:00  Elephant Bath at the Elephant Barn
10:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at the Malayan Gharial in the Reptile House
10:30 Meet the Keeper Talk in the Bug House at the Children’s Zoo
11:00 Meet the Keeper Talk at Rhinos in African Forest
11:00 Giraffe Feeding Platform in African Forest (Dependent on Weather/Giraffes)
11:00 Story Safari at the Butterfly Stage in the Children’s Zoo
11:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at the Aquarium
11:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at the Lion Boardwalk
12:00 Zooper Challenge at the Butterfly Stage in the Children’s Zoo
12:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Chimpanzees in African Forest
1:00 Natural Encounters: Meet the Keeper Talk at River’s Edge
1:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Sea Lions
1:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Elephants
1:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Giraffes in African Forest
1:30  Meet the Keeper Talk at the Porcupine Exhibit in Children’s Zoo
2:00 Nature Talks at the Butterfly Stage in the Children’s Zoo
2:00 Giraffe Feeding Platform in African Forest (Dependent on Weather/Giraffes)
2:00 Meet the Intern Talk at Sea Lions
2:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Birds of the World
3:00 Meet the Keeper Talk for a Bird of Prey in Children’s Zoo Plaza
3:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Mandrills in Wortham World of Primates
4:00 Natural Encounters: Meet the Keeper Talk at Meerkats