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Rainforest Weekend

Meet Bean the sloth Jan. 20!

Experience all the fascinating animals that call the rainforest home. During this amazing weekend, the Lehigh Valley Zoo will bring Bean the Sloth and talk about what you can do to help preserve the rainforest habitat.  The Philadelphia Zoo will amaze you with live creatures and shocking facts, and the Elmwood Zoo and Insectarium will create a memorable experience for everyone with live animals and insects straight from the heart of rainforests around the world.

Saturday, Jan. 19 Activities

  • Live animals from the Philadelphia Zoo, including blue and gold macaws, an armadillo, a skink, and a rainforest snake, from 11:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
  • Rainforest insects from Insectarium from 11:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Sunday, Jan. 20 Activities

  • Meet with Bean the Sloth from Lehigh Valley Zoo. From 1-2 and 2:30-3:30 p.m. there will be a 10 minute talk followed by 50 minutes of meet and greet.
  • Live animals from the Elmwood Park Zoo from 1- 4 p.m.

Monday, Jan. 21 Activities

  • Live animals from the Philadelphia Zoo, including a southeast Asian fancy chicken, an armadillo, a red footed tortoise, and a rainforest snake, from 11:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
  • Rainforest insects from Insectarium from 11:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

On all three days, guest can visit Inquiry Island and use their sense of smell to identify products that come from the rainforest.

Details
When it is
Saturday, Jan. 19- Monday, Jan. 21, 2019
Where it is
Da Vinci Science Center
How Much It Costs
Included with admission or membership
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P: 484.664.1002
D: 3145 Hamilton Blvd. Bypass, Allentown, PA 18103
H: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 12-5 p.m.
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