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Date & Time

Saturday, April 21, 2024
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Earth Day Celebration

Happy Earth Day! Join us to enjoy educational activities led by AmeriCorps members and local conservation partners located throughout the Zoo.

Animal Chats and Enrichment

  • 11:30am Black Rhino
  • 12:00pm Giraffe
  • 1:15pm Gorilla
  • 1:15pm Bonobo
  • 1:30pm Cougar


  • Black Environmental Leaders
  • Cardinal Land Conservancy
  • Cincinnati Wildflower Preservation Society
  • Civic Garden Center
  • DAAP fashion sustainability initiative
  • Gorman Heritage Farm
  • Imago
  • Local Sierra Club chapter – Miami Group
  • Osmia Bee
  • Save Local Waters/Ham Co. Conservation District

Learning Stations

Back-Yard Birds & BeesAt this table learn about native birds, bees, and wildflowers! Find out what positive pollination is and how we can help wildlife in our own backyards.

Cross Cultural Voices

Take a deeper look at the intersection of celebrating our earth and elevating the voices of BIPOC individuals and organizations. At this table we will highlight the work of BIPOC environmental groups and what they are doing to save the planet!


Scientists say that conserving at least 30% of our lands, waters, and ocean by 2030 is necessary. Stop by this table to learn why and what you can do!

Sorting and Trivia Game

Play a fun game to learn about where you should put your discarded items and test your knowledge with some fun trivia questions!

Nature in Art

All kinds of art is inspired by nature can be found in every culture around the world. Each person has their own personal connection to nature. Come explore and be inspired by art!