Month: May 2017

Meet the Zookambi Teacher!

Tracy Page is excited to be with the Zookambi kiddos this summer! Tracy is an international award winning environmental educator. She is a Marine Biologist and Oceanographer by degree, but strayed into the education tract and never looked back. She has been an educator previously at Potter Park Zoo having helped with the Coral Reef […]

Zookambi is Coming!

It is less than one month until Zookambi Summer Camp begins and we have a fantabulously fun-filled summer planned here at Potter Park Zoo! Some of the awesome camps we’ll be offering include: Dr. Zoo-euss, Creature Power, Zoolympics, Vet Med, Animal CSI and much more. There’s something for everyone, that’s for sure! During each session we […]

Come to the zoo and see Phineus!

Potter Park Zoo’s new endangered male black rhino is now on exhibit Phineus, the 9-year-old male eastern black rhino who now calls Potter Park Zoo home, is adjusting well and is slowly being introduced to the exhibit. Guests are invited to observe him as he gets to know his new home. “Phin has successfully completed his quarantine […]

Potter Park Zoo Supports Nursing Mothers

Potter Park Zoo cares about nursing/breastfeeding mothers and we will ensure clean, comfortable, private accommodations are provided. Those needing a secure space for nursing or pumping are asked to speak with any staff member and they will be vdirected to one of several locations available in the zoo. Visitors participating in an education program or private […]