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Polar Bear Awareness Weekend

Polar Bear Awareness Weekend

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At the Zoo - February 24, 2018 / 10:00 am

To cap off Defend the Ice Month, Seneca Park Zoo Society is hosting Polar Bear Awareness Weekend on Saturday, February 24 and Sunday, February 25.

Meet us at the Barbara Bonin Bear Habitat in Rocky Coasts Gallery and discover the impact of polar bears on the unique Arctic ecosystem.

– Enjoy interpreted enrichment demonstrations with Aurora
– Learn about Aurora’s daily care and the Zoo’s five-year partnership with Polar Bears International (PBI)
– Participate in interactive stations and games
– Be inspired to take action to help save polar bears from extinction

Zoo members will get a special experience: Interpreted behind-the-scenes tours of the Rocky Coasts diet kitchen will be offered every half hour throughout the day.

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.Amerks players will be at the Zoo to help raise awareness for polar bear conservation. The players will be available for a special meet-and-greet and to sign autographs.

For a donation of your choice to PBI, you can enter a drawing to win a variety of prizes, including signed Amerks merchandise and a behind-the-scenes tour of Rocky Coasts Gallery with the Amerks players!


February 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am
February 25, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
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2222 St. Paul Street
Rochester, NY 14621 United States
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