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Giant Panda Farewell Speaker Series
Giant Panda Keeper Diaries

Saturday January 20, 2018
(Ages 8 & up)

When it comes to pandas, nothing is black and white! Get the inside scoop on all four of our pandas and discover what it takes to care for such a unique and iconic species.

Special presentation by our featured speaker Karyn Tunwell, Toronto Zoo Lead Giant Panda Keeper. Also included, a guided tour to the Giant Panda Exhibit!

TIME: 4:00PM to 6:00PM
COST*: $15 per Member, $20 per Non-Member
*A portion of the proceeds will go to giant panda research and conservation

Limited seating is available!


Presentation Dates:

November 18, 2017: 5 Years, 4 Pandas, 10,000,000 Observations
Gabe Magnus, Toronto Zoo Giant Panda Behaviourist

January 20, 2018: Giant Panda Keeper Diaries
Karyn Tunwell, Toronto Zoo Lead Panda Keeper

March 10, 2018: 5 Historic…and Crazy Years of Pandas
Maria Franke, Toronto Zoo Curator of Mammals

Three Pandas together at the Toronto Zoo

Karyn Tunwell holding baby panda


*Please note all events subject to change without notice.


Please note, on Wednesday, 2018-03-28 a portion of the Americas Pavilion will be closed for a special event taking place from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. The Americas Pavilion aviary and primate wing will remain open during that time period and the full Americas Pavilion will reopen as of 12:00 pm.