Oklahoma City Zoo Now & Then - Oklahoma City, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99
N 35° 31.321 W 097° 28.375
14S E 638463 N 3932007
Quick Description: Picture book that shows the zoo animals today and those that have lived at the zoo in the past 100 years
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 1/25/2012 3:39:37 PM
Waymark Code: WMDKDZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
Oklahoma City Zoo Now & Then is a thin book full of wonderful photos of the zoo animals. Some of the photos are from decades ago, and are in black and white. Each section includes a description of a particular habitat or a story about an animal that lived there. Some of the stories are about favorite zoo animals that were in the news (like school kids donating pennies to buy an elephant, or 10 year old Oklahoma singer Gayle Peevey singing "I want a Hippopotamus for Christmas" and helping the zoo purchase Mathilda the hipppo.

Some of the sections include: Hooves and Horns, Awesome Apes, Gone to the Dogs, Our First Bears, and Oklahoma Trails.

The Oklahoma City Zoo is open daily except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. Cost for admission is $8/adults, $5/children 3-12 and Seniors. Visitors are welcome to bring food and drink into the zoo, but glass and straws are not allowed. Smoking is prohibited at the zoo and in the parking lot.
ISBN Number: 1880970783

Author(s): Amy Dee Stephens, Tara Henson, Scott Darnold, Candice Rennels

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