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Ring-tailed lemur

Party for the Planet

Franklin Park Zoo

Saturday, April 22, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Don’t miss the Earth Day celebration at Franklin Park Zoo! Visit the Zoo for a fun and engaging day to raise awareness for the planet and all it has to offer.Festivities include opportunities to meet zookeepers, animal enrichment activities, a scavenger hunt, and much more!

Celebrate Pollinators in our organic garden

Visit the Organic Garden Project and learn about the big role pollinators play in healthy ecosystems. This all-day event kicks off with a presentation from BestBees on the importance of native pollinators. Then JP local artist, Carolyn Lewenberg will lead participants in building a native bee “hotel” for the garden. Children will have the opportunity to create “seed balls” to take home, with plants to support bees, butterflies and hummingbirds!

Exhibitors

Talk with exhibitors from local conservation organizations to learn how you can contribute to a healthy planet and preserve the Earth.

Special thanks to Boston Organics for their donation!

Calling all conservationists!

Visit the Kids' Corner on our website for some tips on how to be a wildlife conservationist in your own backyard: