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Feed Lords Park Zoo bison Feb. 25

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  • Get an up close look at the elk, bison and deer at Lords Park Zoo on Saturday, Feb. 25.

      Get an up close look at the elk, bison and deer at Lords Park Zoo on Saturday, Feb. 25.
    Laura Stoecker/November 2009

 
Submitted by Elgin Public Museum

Get an up-close and personal look at the bison, deer and elk at the Lords Park Zoo on Saturday, Feb. 25. Meet at the Elgin Public Museum for a short introduction and afterward head to the zoo to assist the Lords Park zookeeper in feeding these magnificent creatures. Dress for the weather -- the animals need to be feed, even when it's snowing.

The Bison Feeding will begin at 7 a.m. at the museum building, located in Elgin's Lords Park at 225 Grand Blvd. Cost is $2, or $1 for children; museum members are free.

To register, call (847) 741-6655 or email epm@cityofelgin.org. Space is limited to 12 people, so register early. Visit elginpublicmuseum.org.