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Free Admission to the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo on Friday, June 22, 2018

For immediate release: June 19, 2018 - 10:00am
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Everyone is invited to “Kinsmen Day at the Zoo” on Friday, June 22, 2018.  Free admission to the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo (Zoo) will be provided from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.  Please note that parking, stroller, wagon, and fishing fees will still apply.

In lieu of admission, visitors are encouraged to donate a non-perishable food item to benefit the Saskatoon Food Bank & Learning Centre.  Representatives from the Saskatoon Food Bank & Learning Centre will be on site from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to answer questions.

The Kinsmen Club of Saskatoon has a variety of fun activities and entertainment planned between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., and the Saskatoon Zoo Society will have educational activities for children to learn more about the animals at the Zoo.

Don’t forget to stop by the Nutrien Ark and say hi to the two playful cougars, Malcolm and Jethro, as well as the grey wolves, Buddy and Zepplin.  Mobs of meerkats have arrived at the Zoo.  They’re adorable, energetic, and love visitors!  Experience the cuteness for yourself at the new Meerkat House Exhibit.

For more information on the Zoo, please visit saskatoon.ca/zoo.