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Get a live look at zoo animals here

Want a live look at the penguins, giraffes and macaws, even though the Kansas City Zoo is closed? Here’s how you can still see what the animals are doing.

Watch live “Animal Cam” as penguins waddle around, dive underwater, get fed — and not have to worry about social distancing at the Helzberg Penguin Plaza. Plus, […]

March 24th, 2020|Animals, Birds, Education, Nature, Restorative, Wildlife|0 Comments

Earth Day Festival moves to online events

This year, Americans will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day on April 22, and in Kansas City the 2020 Earth Festival will be transformed into live and interactive online events in response to the threat of COFID-19.

Organizers decided to change Earth Festival to a new EF20Online event to provide a safe way for participants […]

Give kids a spring break with the animals

Introduce the kids to the animal world during Spring Break Camp Days at the Kansas City Zoo.

The Animal Champions, Ocean Predator and Slow it Down camps include hands-on learning, animal encounters with the zoo’s animal ambassadors, zoo tours, arts and crafts and animal shows.

The camps are designed for children between the ages of 5 and 12 […]

February 25th, 2020|Animals, Children, Event, Nature, Wildlife|0 Comments

Plant a tree, or a forest, this Valentine’s Day

Are you searching for a more everlasting gift for your Valentine this year? Consider giving a tree, or help plant a forest. Here are 6 easy ways to give this greenest of gifts.

For many, Valentine’s Day is a time for giving bouquets of flowers or roses by the dozen. The National Retail Federation estimates Americans will order […]

Get free tickets to Right to Harm showing

Follow the stories of five rural communities and the devastating public health impact of factory farming at a free showing of Right To Harm.

The documentary will be shown from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 16 at the Screenland Armour, 408 Armour Road, North Kansas City, MO.

Filmed across the country, the documentary chronicles the […]