Now Hiring

Friends of the Zoo is currently hiring seasonal staff for 2015. Apply in person or by using the email submission form.

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This year's Valentine ADOPT package features "Silo," our barn owl.

The gift package includes a 10" plush owl, personalized ADOPT certificate, zoo passes and more. Order yours today!

Zoo Hours

Fall/Winter Hours
Now through March 31, 2015

10 a.m-4  p.m., weather permitting
Closed if there is ice or snow on the walkways.

Bush Country Cafe
10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., weekends only

Train ride, giraffe deck and petting zoo are closed for the season.

Jan. 24-Feb. 1
Half-priced admission for children and adults with two items for Ozarks Food Harvest.

Suggested donations include
• Canned meats (tuna, chicken, Spam®)
• Peanut butter, cereal
• Canned soups and stews
• Dry or canned beans
• Boxed meals (mac & cheese, Hamburger Helper® or similar)
• Rice, pasta, canned sauce
• Canned vegetables and fruits