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  1. Ocelot Conservation Day

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    Join the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Friends of Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge, and Defenders of Wildlife to celebrate Ocelot Conservation Day on Sunday, March 17th at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, TX!

    This event will include family-friendly activities, games, and exhibits. There will also be a series of talks from ocelot experts throughout the day from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Gladys Porter Zoo, Defenders of Wildlife, American Forests, the East Foundation, and the Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute, and the University of Texas- Rio Grande Valley.

    A 5k/ 1 Mile Fun Run will be held on Saturday, March 16, pre-registration is required.

    American Forests, Defenders of Wildlife, the East Foundation, and the Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute are Texan by Nature Conservation Partners.

    The event is free, but attendees must pay entry to the zoo to attend. The first 250 kids will receive free entry to the zoo thanks to support from Defenders of Wildlife!

  2. Homeschool Day

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    Join us for an exciting adventure as we trek across Texas biomes during Homeschool Day. Explore how our very own backyard mirrors four out of the five biomes found across the globe. From arid deserts to lush forests, uncover the fascinating ecosystems right here in Texas.

    $10 non-members FREE for members Children 2 and under are free Pre-registration is required. Registration fee includes discounted admission to the Zoo (for non-members) but does not include parking.

  3. Destination: Dinosaurs Presented by Reliant Opening

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    Uncover the secrets of the dinosaurs this summer at the Dallas Zoo! Wander among the shadows of over 100 life-sized colossal giants in one of the largest immersive dinosaur exhibits in the country. Experience almost 40 animatronic dinosaurs that move, make sound, and bring these incredible beasts to life! Open March 2- Sept. 30 daily, 9:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.

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