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Meet the Zookeeper

A great way to see our animals in action!  At these zookeeper talks (located at the animals’ respective exhibits), you can witness our animals eating their favorite treats and learn about them from their keepers.  It's the perfect opportunity to ask the questions you've always wanted answered about your favorite animal.
 
Saturday, December 15 to Saturday, December 22
Saturday, December 15
Name Time Location
Meet the Zookeeper 10:30am - 10:50am Tiger
Wings of Asia Walking Tour 11:00am - 11:20am Wings of Asia Aviary
Meet the Zookeeper 11:00am - 11:20am Orangutan
Animal Close-up 11:30am - 11:50am Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Bear or Panther
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Black Bear Exhibit at Florida: Mission Everglades
Wildlife Show Noon - 12:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Meet the Zookeeper 1:15pm - 1:35pm Chimpanzee
Animal Close-up 1:30pm - 1:50pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 1:45pm - 2:05pm Okapi / Bongo
Meet the Zookeeper 2:00pm - 2:20pm Flooded Forest Aquarium at Amazon & Beyond
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm Harpy Eagle
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm African elephant
Meet the Zookeeper 3:00pm - 3:20pm Giant River Otter at Amazon & Beyond
Animal Close-up 3:00pm - 3:20pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 3:30pm - 3:50pm Koala
Wildlife Show 4:00pm - 4:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Sunday, December 16
Name Time Location
Meet the Zookeeper 10:30am - 10:50am Tiger
Wings of Asia Walking Tour 11:00am - 11:20am Wings of Asia Aviary
Meet the Zookeeper 11:00am - 11:20am Orangutan
Animal Close-up 11:30am - 11:50am Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Bear or Panther
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Black Bear Exhibit at Florida: Mission Everglades
Wildlife Show Noon - 12:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Meet the Zookeeper 1:15pm - 1:35pm Chimpanzee
Animal Close-up 1:30pm - 1:50pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 1:45pm - 2:05pm Okapi / Bongo
Meet the Zookeeper 2:00pm - 2:20pm Flooded Forest Aquarium at Amazon & Beyond
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm Harpy Eagle
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm African elephant
Meet the Zookeeper 3:00pm - 3:20pm Giant River Otter at Amazon & Beyond
Animal Close-up 3:00pm - 3:20pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 3:30pm - 3:50pm Koala
Wildlife Show 4:00pm - 4:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Monday, December 17
Name Time Location
Meet the Zookeeper 10:30am - 10:50am Tiger
Wings of Asia Walking Tour 11:00am - 11:20am Wings of Asia Aviary
Meet the Zookeeper 11:00am - 11:20am Orangutan
Animal Close-up 11:30am - 11:50am Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Bear or Panther
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Black Bear Exhibit at Florida: Mission Everglades
Wildlife Show Noon - 12:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Meet the Zookeeper 1:15pm - 1:35pm Chimpanzee
Animal Close-up 1:30pm - 1:50pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 1:45pm - 2:05pm Okapi / Bongo
Meet the Zookeeper 2:00pm - 2:20pm Flooded Forest Aquarium at Amazon & Beyond
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm Harpy Eagle
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm African elephant
Meet the Zookeeper 3:00pm - 3:20pm Giant River Otter at Amazon & Beyond
Animal Close-up 3:00pm - 3:20pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 3:30pm - 3:50pm Koala
Wildlife Show 4:00pm - 4:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Tuesday, December 18
Name Time Location
Meet the Zookeeper 10:30am - 10:50am Tiger
Wings of Asia Walking Tour 11:00am - 11:20am Wings of Asia Aviary
Meet the Zookeeper 11:00am - 11:20am Orangutan
Animal Close-up 11:30am - 11:50am Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Bear or Panther
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Black Bear Exhibit at Florida: Mission Everglades
Wildlife Show Noon - 12:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Meet the Zookeeper 1:15pm - 1:35pm Chimpanzee
Animal Close-up 1:30pm - 1:50pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 1:45pm - 2:05pm Okapi / Bongo
Meet the Zookeeper 2:00pm - 2:20pm Flooded Forest Aquarium at Amazon & Beyond
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm Harpy Eagle
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm African elephant
Meet the Zookeeper 3:00pm - 3:20pm Giant River Otter at Amazon & Beyond
Animal Close-up 3:00pm - 3:20pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 3:30pm - 3:50pm Koala
Wildlife Show 4:00pm - 4:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Wednesday, December 19
Name Time Location
Meet the Zookeeper 10:30am - 10:50am Tiger
Wings of Asia Walking Tour 11:00am - 11:20am Wings of Asia Aviary
Meet the Zookeeper 11:00am - 11:20am Orangutan
Animal Close-up 11:30am - 11:50am Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Bear or Panther
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Black Bear Exhibit at Florida: Mission Everglades
Wildlife Show Noon - 12:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Meet the Zookeeper 1:15pm - 1:35pm Chimpanzee
Animal Close-up 1:30pm - 1:50pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 1:45pm - 2:05pm Okapi / Bongo
Meet the Zookeeper 2:00pm - 2:20pm Flooded Forest Aquarium at Amazon & Beyond
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm Harpy Eagle
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm African elephant
Meet the Zookeeper 3:00pm - 3:20pm Giant River Otter at Amazon & Beyond
Animal Close-up 3:00pm - 3:20pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 3:30pm - 3:50pm Koala
Wildlife Show 4:00pm - 4:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Thursday, December 20
Name Time Location
Meet the Zookeeper 10:30am - 10:50am Tiger
Wings of Asia Walking Tour 11:00am - 11:20am Wings of Asia Aviary
Meet the Zookeeper 11:00am - 11:20am Orangutan
Animal Close-up 11:30am - 11:50am Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Bear or Panther
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Black Bear Exhibit at Florida: Mission Everglades
Wildlife Show Noon - 12:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Meet the Zookeeper 1:15pm - 1:35pm Chimpanzee
Animal Close-up 1:30pm - 1:50pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 1:45pm - 2:05pm Okapi / Bongo
Meet the Zookeeper 2:00pm - 2:20pm Flooded Forest Aquarium at Amazon & Beyond
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm Harpy Eagle
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm African elephant
Meet the Zookeeper 3:00pm - 3:20pm Giant River Otter at Amazon & Beyond
Animal Close-up 3:00pm - 3:20pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 3:30pm - 3:50pm Koala
Wildlife Show 4:00pm - 4:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Friday, December 21
Name Time Location
Meet the Zookeeper 10:30am - 10:50am Tiger
Wings of Asia Walking Tour 11:00am - 11:20am Wings of Asia Aviary
Meet the Zookeeper 11:00am - 11:20am Orangutan
Animal Close-up 11:30am - 11:50am Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Bear or Panther
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Black Bear Exhibit at Florida: Mission Everglades
Wildlife Show Noon - 12:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Meet the Zookeeper 1:15pm - 1:35pm Chimpanzee
Animal Close-up 1:30pm - 1:50pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 1:45pm - 2:05pm Okapi / Bongo
Meet the Zookeeper 2:00pm - 2:20pm Flooded Forest Aquarium at Amazon & Beyond
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm Harpy Eagle
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm African elephant
Meet the Zookeeper 3:00pm - 3:20pm Giant River Otter at Amazon & Beyond
Animal Close-up 3:00pm - 3:20pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 3:30pm - 3:50pm Koala
Wildlife Show 4:00pm - 4:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Saturday, December 22
Name Time Location
Meet the Zookeeper 10:30am - 10:50am Tiger
Wings of Asia Walking Tour 11:00am - 11:20am Wings of Asia Aviary
Meet the Zookeeper 11:00am - 11:20am Orangutan
Animal Close-up 11:30am - 11:50am Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Bear or Panther
Meet the Zookeeper 11:30am - 11:50am Black Bear Exhibit at Florida: Mission Everglades
Wildlife Show Noon - 12:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater
Meet the Zookeeper 1:15pm - 1:35pm Chimpanzee
Animal Close-up 1:30pm - 1:50pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 1:45pm - 2:05pm Okapi / Bongo
Meet the Zookeeper 2:00pm - 2:20pm Flooded Forest Aquarium at Amazon & Beyond
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm Harpy Eagle
Meet the Zookeeper 2:30pm - 2:50pm African elephant
Meet the Zookeeper 3:00pm - 3:20pm Giant River Otter at Amazon & Beyond
Animal Close-up 3:00pm - 3:20pm Critter Connection
Meet the Zookeeper 3:30pm - 3:50pm Koala
Wildlife Show 4:00pm - 4:20pm Sami Family Amphitheater

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