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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 that the Mayan Temple will be closed to the public from Monday 2018-10-01 to Friday 2018-11-09 for construction and the jaguar, flamingos and spider monkeys will not be viewable. We apologize for any inconvenience.