Category Archive: Events

World Wetlands Day This Sunday at the Toronto Zoo!

World Wetlands Day Sunday, February 2nd, 2014 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Americas Pavilion Come learn about where wetland creatures go in the winter! Celebrate the amazing world of wetland wildlife underneath the… Continue reading

Sunday, February 2nd, 2014 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Americas Pavilion

World Wetlands Day Sunday, February 2nd, 2014 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Americas Pavilion While polar bears are enjoying the winter weather, ever wondered where wetland creatures go in the winter? Come celebrate… Continue reading

A Big Thank You! To the Participants of Appreciation Day 2013

A Big Thank You to everyone who participated in the Ontario Turtle Talley and FrogWatch Ontario Appreciation Day! Every November we invite the participants of our citizen naturalist programs, Ontario Turtle Tally and… Continue reading

Congratulations team for a successful shoreline clean up!

  Congratulations team for a successful shoreline clean up!   For several years now, Toronto Zoo staff and volunteers have participated in one of the greatest events to help keep Canadian wildlife safe… Continue reading

Two Great Events: Rouge Park BioBlitz Sept 14-15 and Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup Sept 27

Check out these two great events! Ontario BioBlitz – Rouge Park 2013 September 14-15, 2013 A BioBlitz is a special type of field study, where a group of volunteers conduct an intensive 24-hour… Continue reading

Kootenay’s Western Toad Helpers

The Kootenay region in BC is helping western toads! What a cool event where community members get hands on and carry toads from their breeding place, the shoreline of Summit Lake, across Highway… Continue reading

A Cottage Country BioBlitz

Summer is a very exciting time to be out in the natural world. What better way to learn about what’s out there than participating in a BioBlitz! A BioBlitz is a community event… Continue reading

World Turtle Day Winners!

Our visitors have voted, and congratulations to all of the schools who took part in this year’s World Turtle Week School Challenge!  Our grand prize winner is Elkhorn Public School’s Mrs. Alvarado’s grade… Continue reading

World Turtle Week happening at the Zoo from May 18th to 23rd

World Turtle Week happening at the Zoo from May 18th to 23rd. Staring the same weekend as the opening for the new Giant Panda exhibit! You won’t want to miss all the festivities!… Continue reading

Spring Toad Festival and World Turtle Week

Our annual Spring Toad Festival took place at the Toronto Zoo on May 4th and May 5th. And what a great event it was! Visitors celebrated the arrival of spring by experiencing the… Continue reading