Closed for the Winter...
But don't worry!!!
We'll throw open the doors for ONE MORE DAY before the end of the year!
CHRISTMAS FOR THE ANIMALS
Saturday, December 7 - 10-2pm
Bring us a donation of an animal enrichment item, and we'll give you a free day at the Zoo.
Blog Topic Contest
Blow out the candles and make a big blog wish, we're celebrating 20,000 views of our Zoo Blog and over a hundred subscribers. Tell us what you'd like us to Blog about and win a special Zoo experience - See more at: Blog
Adopt a tiger for that animal lover! Funds go to conservation! Click here...
Give the gift of memories! Gift membership gives families UNLIMITED FREE admission for a year! Click here...
Gifts of the Wild is still open!!
We are open through December 20th, so come see us for your holiday shopping!
10AM – 4PM
(Thursday hours are 10AM – 2:30PM)
We will be closed on Thursday 11/28 and Friday 11/29 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.
Gift consulting? Need it shipped?
Christmas sale - in conjunction with Christmas for the Animals. Click here for more information
Zoo Blog - New Posts!
Coming this week (11/27/13)
Scuba Diving at John Ball Zoo
By Zookeeper Jaime Racalla
Celebrating 20,000 Blog Views - subscriber contest
Brenda Stringer, Executive Director of the Zoo Society
Start here, BLOG, then sign up to receive the bi-weekly blogs by email or RSS feed!
Media Featuring John Ball Zoo
Membership TV Ad.
"Training Their Dragons", by Central Michigan film student Sonya Petrakovitz.
Winter Journal Archive
"Walk Through Wednesdays", winter
'09-'10 video clips.
2009 Zoo Goes Boo.
Inside Look at John Ball Zoo" with Brenda Stringer, Executive Director,
John Ball Zoo Society.
tour of John Ball Zoo, featuring then Zoo Director Bert Vescolani and
produced by Grand Rapids Press.
Chimp Clip, produced
by Grand Rapids Community Media Center.
kittens - small but mighty.
Flickr has a John
Ball Zoo Group Pool. Enjoy photos of other visitors.