Archive for February, 2011

Do you have children ages 5-11? Is your family staying in town over spring break? If so, the new Destination: Discovery Spring Break Camp is a fun and exciting option for your kids! Destination: Discovery is a week-long day camp that will be held at Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden, Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve, Evansville Museum of Arts, History, & Science, Children’s Museum of Evansville (cMoe), and Angel Mounds State Historical Site. Campers will visit a different location each day while learning about a variety of topics, interacting with their peers, and most of all, having fun! Space is limited, so register your camper today! Registration form and more information are available at http://bit.ly/ex7ZFL. Please call Tracy at (812) 435-6143 ext. 414 for more information!


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Our second annual Orchid Escape is right around the corner! We were very excited today when the large shipment of orchids arrived from Hilltop Orchids in Cloverdale, IN. They are all so beautiful and colorful! We can’t wait to show them off at the Preview Party Friday! If you still need reservations to the Preview Party, make them on http://www.meskerparkzoo.com, or call 435-6143 ext. 441. We will have a delectable array of South American cuisine to nibble on as you sip tropical cocktails and enjoy the orchids. If you can’t make it to the party, come any time between February 12 and March 12 to see these beautiful flowers in the 75 degree comfort of AMAZONIA! Escape this cold weather for a trip to the tropics during Orchid Escape!

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