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Girl Scout Day at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium 09-15-19

Date:
Sun Sep 15, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM EST
Location:
Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium, 7340 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206 Map
Price:
$11/GS Members $12/Non GS/Members $1 Zoo Members
Level:
Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
 
Mark your calendars for one wild time! The Girl Scouts are taking over the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium. Join us for a day of fun activities with your favorite animals, Girl Scout-only events, and the Girl Scout Pop-up shop will be on site. Stop by to see the selection of girl scout merchandise and novelties!

• Learn about many animals including 22 threatened and endangered species.
• Attend special feedings and animal demos.
• Visit the Girl Scout pop-up shop to stock up on gear for fall.

All Girl Scouts will receive a special Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium patch. Sweet!

*Detailed schedule with times will be posted closer to the date.

*This is a rain or shine event. Girls must attend with a troop or parent/guardian.

If you have a family membership to the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium, you will have a reduced registration of $1 per person entering on the zoo membership. Click here for more Information.

Advanced registration deadline is 09-11-19.
Day of registration will be $15 for all participants.

If you have a child that is 2-3 years old, please call Customer Care at 1-800-248-3355 to register them.

Registration Deadline:  September 11, 2019

EVENTS:
Admissions Plaza:
10am - 1pm . . . . . .. Registration
PNC Pavilion:10am - 3pm . . . . . .. Girl Scout Travel Shop · Stop by to see the selection of Girl Scout merchandise and novelties
10am - 3pm . . . . . .. Girl Scout displays and SWAPS table

TOUCH TABLES:
Lion Overlook: 10am - 2pm . . . . . .. Examine tiger fur, an elephant tusk, and a rhino horn to learn more about endangered species.
Working Wild: 11am - 2pm . . . . . .. Learn more about clouded leopards and take the pledge to save the rainforest. Classroom

GIRL SCOUT ONLY EVENTS:
Giraffe Overlook: 11am - 12:30pm....Special giraffe photos (you must be in line by 12:15pm)
Education Complex: 11am - Noon . . ..
Monarch Madness · Learn about the monarch butterfly, tag a monarch (tagging & 1-2pm activity is for Girl Scouts only, while supplies last), and meet animal ambassadors. Bring your cameras!

SPECIAL FEEDINGS:
Water’s Edge: 11am ...........Polar bear feeding (in the water)
Water’s Edge: 12:30pm.........Sea otter feeding
Water’s Edge: 1pm ............Northern elephant seal feeding
Kids Kingdom: 1:30pm .........Beaver feeding · See the beaver kits (born May 30) swimming in their exhibit

ENRICHMENT ACTIVITY:  treats and toys for the animals
African Savanna: 11am ...........Elephant enrichment
The Islands: 11:30am.........Clouded leopard enrichment & Meet the Keeper
Gorilla Overlook: Noon...........Gorilla enrichment
The Islands: 1:30pm .........Visayan warty pigs’ enrichment