5400 N. Pearl St.,Tacoma,Wa

Going Green at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

when: Mar 18, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

where: Tacoma , Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium , 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma, Wa

cost: Free with admission or membership

ages: All

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the scoop:

See amazing animals of all kinds, talk to the keepers who care for them and watch animals enjoy “lucky” treats in honor of St. Patrick’s day!

Enrichment Schedule:
11:30 a.m. – Watch as polar bears get ice treats and toys (Arctic Tundra)
12 p.m. – Arctic foxes will play with toys and enjoy icy treats (Arctic Tundra)
12:30 p.m. – Tigers will get bamboo and other green treats, then gibbons will enjoy enrichments (Asian Forest Sanctuary)
1 pm..- Elephants will smash and devour watermelons! (Elephant Barn)
1:30 p.m. – Goats Dublin and Clover are turning 1! We’ll celebrate by giving them Timothy hay “cupcakes.” (Kids’ Zone)
2 p.m. – A giant Pacific octopus will enjoy a green enrichment. (North Pacific Aquarium)
2 p.m. – Watch red wolves get a special treat (Red Wolf Woods)
2:30 p.m. – See penguins nibble on grasses (Penguin Exhibit)

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