Fri., Apr. 22 - Sun., Apr. 24, 2022

Spring Into Action

Celebrate Earth Day and spring into action to protect wildlife and wild places. Join us throughout the Zoo for keeper chats, educational activities, and more! Along the way, complete our Operation: Conservation activity (while supplies last), carrying out missions to protect the planet. Work your way through the Zoo with activities and fun to become a planet protection agent!

This event is FREE with Zoo admission or membership.


Event Schedule:
  • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm: Participate in our Operation: Conservation activity, leading you through various activities throughout the Zoo. These include keeper chats, horticulture stations, citizen science activities, enrichment training demos, and more!
  • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm: Visit Main Valley and Maryland Wilderness for Earth Day activities
  • 11:00 am: Recycling Training Demo with goats at the Goat Corral (Fri./Sat.)
  • 11:00 am: Recycling Training Demo with a parrot in the Penguin Education Center (Sun.)
  • 11:30 am: Recycling Training Demo with river otters at the otter habitat (Sat.)
  • 11:30 am: Climate Change Arctic Ambassador Chat at Northern Passage

Questions? Contact our education team at education@marylandzoo.org.