Elmwood Park Zoo

Center City District 2018 Ice Rink Opening
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Holli Stephens
November 08, 2019 - 4:45 am
You have about three weeks left until Thanksgiving — aka, Black Friday, which ends the season of laid-back excursions and marks the beginning of tedious holiday shopping. Get a jumpstart with The KYW To-Do List, your weekend guide for things to do in Philly and the suburbs.
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Students participate in the Elementary Education Takeover.
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John McDevitt
May 07, 2019 - 3:57 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A new grant-funded program called the Elementary Education Takeover allowed hundreds of Norristown Area School District first-grade students to enjoy the day at Elmwood Park Zoo. Stella the Owl, Temple University's live mascot, lives at the Elmwood Park Zoo and...
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Students from the Glen Mills Schools learn how to zip line during a trip to the Elmwood Park Zoo.
John McDevitt | KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
August 15, 2018 - 8:13 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It was a day of fun, education and inspiration for a group of court-adjudicated teenagers who spent the day at the Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown. A group of about 20 students from Glen Mills Schools — a residential facility for court-adjudicated youth between 12...
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Elmwood Park Zoo
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Jim Melwert
May 13, 2018 - 5:00 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown, Montgomery County has been named a “Certified Autism Center,” the first zoo in the country to get such designation. The Certified Autism Center designation means Elmwood Park Zoo staff has completed training and the zoo has taken...
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