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!
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
You probably have a favorite animal at Dickerson Park Zoo. If so you can adopt your favorite critter through Friends of the Zoo's ADOPT program.
Dickerson Park Zoo is Calling You! Members of Friends of the Zoo helps care for the animals, construct new exhibits, provide fun and more.