World Oceans Day is Sunday June 11th and the Buttonwood Park Zoo is celebrating!

Harbor Seal at Buttonwood Park Zoo
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From noon to 3:00 pm there will be a ton of fun educational activities throughout the Zoo for kids and adults.

World Oceans Day is a global day of ocean celebration and collaboration for a better future. Zoos and aquariums around the world will be spreading the message that no matter where you live you can help protect our greatest natural resource to ensure a healthier ocean and a better future for all. 


Here is the line up of events happening at the BP Zoo on Sunday...
12:00 Seal chat
12:30 Elephant chat
1:00 Touch Tank – Wildlife Education Center
1:30 Connecting for Change Ocean Acidification – Wildlife Education Center
2:00 Touch Tank – Wildlife Education Center
2:30 Otter chat
3:00 Elephant chat
3:00 Touch Tank – Wildlife Education Center

Carousel after dark
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Other activities include nature play activities in the old sheep/goat yard, shark activities and bio-facts, energy transfer, density boxes and shell building blocks in various locations throughout the Zoo. 


For more information go to the Buttonwood Park Zoo's website and we'll see you on Sunday.  Oh and by the way, all World Oceans Day activities are free with the cost of Zoo admission.

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