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The 4D Experience will be closed on Friday, July 11.

Point, Click, Zoo!

December 1, 2012 - 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Adults 18+
Saturday, December 1
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Ever flip through a wildlife magazine and wish your animal pictures could look that good? Planning to come to Photo Day and want some pointers and practice first? Join us as we learn some basics of wildlife photography and take a mini-safari through the Zoo to capture some of our most photogenic animals. This session is for beginners, and a digital or film SLR camera is recommended. Cameras will not be provided.

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Register for Point, Click, Zoo and receive a $5 discount to Photo Day! Discount code will be provided in class.

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Today's Shows, Feedings, and Meet the Keeper Talks

Friday, July 11, 2014
10:00  Elephant Bath at the Elephant Barn
10:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Lace Monitor at Reptile House
10:30 Fruit Bat Feeding 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 Cheetahs
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: Tortoise Encounter on the BEC Lawn
1:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Sea Lions
1:30 Natural Encounters: All About Fish at the Four-Eyed Fish Tank
1:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Elephants
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 Keeper Talk at Giraffes in African Forest
2:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Birds of the World
3:30 Natural Encounters: Snake Encounter in Front of the Desert Exhibit
3:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Patas Monkeys in Wortham World of Primates
4:00 Natural Encounters: Meet the Keeper Talk at Meerkats
7:00 Meet the Keeper Talk at Anaconda at Reptile House