2013 Weekly Media Send Outs
Toronto Zoo Weekly Feature - Wednesday, 2013-10-16
Saturday, October 26th
6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Join us for a truly unique, and chilling, Halloween event where we explore the mystery and symbolism of death. The evening not only includes a sit down dinner but also a special talk about the weird and wild ways that animals and plants associate with death. We will also dispel the myth on some of the world's deadliest animals and plants, get to the bottom of how some animals can actually use death to their advantage and take you (if you dare) on a tour of our Wildlife Health Centre.
COST (per adult 18+ years of age):
$65 Zoo Member, $120 Zoo Members Couple
$75 Non-Member, $140 Non-Members Couple
The Program includes:
A three course dinner
Opportunity to view the Wildlife Health Centre
A special guest animal appearance
An interactive, themed presentation
Monday, November 11, 2013
Ceremony begins promptly at 10:55am
Veterans and the general public are invited to join in remembering and honouring the many wartime sacrifices that Canadians have made for their country. Admission for veterans and all guests attending the ceremony is free from 9:30 am to 11:00 am.
The year round parking fee will be in effect except for VIP's, Veterans in uniform or with medals, crests or other military affiliation insignia, as well as any other persons in uniform, including serving members of the armed forces, police, fire, ambulance and TTC.
Bear Necessities: Ice. Food. Cubs. - Keep Voting!
The Toronto Zoo is proud to be selected as one of the project's in Shell's FuellingChange Initiative and YOU can help! In the running to win $100,000, the Bear Necessities project will support polar bears through Toronto Zoo's conservation, education and research programs.
Visit our Bear Necessities page at www.fuellingchange.com for exciting updates, photos and video of Hudson - a Toronto Zoo superstar! Vote NOW at www.fuellingchange.com
Toronto Zoo's Mobile Giving Has Launched in Support of Conservation!
The Toronto Zoo launched its Mobile Giving program in early August - and YOU can help support the Zoo with a simple text message. Making a $5.00 donation to support conservation at the Toronto Zoo is an easy as texting ZOOPANDA to 41010. A one-time donation will be added to the donor's mobile phone bill. Call #416-392-9105 for more information!
JOKE OF THE WEEK:
Q: What animal is best at cricket?
A: A bat!
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Current Zoo Hours: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, daily. Last admissions one hour before closing.
The Toronto Zoo is open year round (except Dec. 25th).
General Admission (13-64 incl): $28
Seniors (65+): $23
Children (3-12): $18
Children (2 and under): FREE
Prices include tax as applicable
Parking is $10
For more information, contact Lesley Dean at (416) 392-5939.
Events and admission prices subject to change without notice.
For general information visit torontozoo.com
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