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  • Mother’s Day Brunch in the Garden

    Enjoy a bountiful buffet in the Garden’s Magnolia Room on Sunday, May 10. Tickets: $39.95 adults/$25.95 children ages 2–12. Zoo admission not included. Reserve your seats by May 7!

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  • Midlands Gives

    Support Riverbanks and your other favorite nonprofits through Midlands Gives, a 24-hour online giving challenge. Donate $20 or more on May 5 and your gift will be doubled!

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  • Rhythm and Blooms

    Music and flowers after-hours! Thursday evenings in May at Riverbanks Botanical Garden, 6pm until 9pm — Tickets: $5 for General Public, FREE for Members.

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  • Summer Zoo Camp

    The adventure begins June 8 - Campers enjoy up-close encounters, behind-the-scenes tours, zoo walks, games, crafts and more. Register today!

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Please Note

TEMPORARY ATTRACTION CLOSURE:

The Wild Adventures Rock Wall will be closed Monday and Tuesday, May 4-5, 2015.

Upcoming Events & Programs

Monday, May 4

Homeschool Monday: Chain Reaction
@ 10:00am (ages 5–13)
All living things need energy to live and grow. Where does the energy come from? Follow the food chain to find out! See how important each and every animal is to its ecosystem as we uncover the complexities of the food web. Find out why in the natural world it’s eat or be eaten!
Cost: $5 per participant. Plus admission for general public.
Registration ClosedHomeschool Programs

Tuesday, May 5

Discovery Day: Dazzling Dragonflies
@ 10:45am (ages 2–5)
Spring is here and the dragonflies are plentiful! Come and be dazzled by these shimmering insects.
Cost: $6 for one child (with one adult) per class. Plus admission for general public.
Registration ClosedFamily Programs

Wednesday, May 6

Discovery Day: Dazzling Dragonflies
@ 10:45am (ages 2–5)
Spring is here and the dragonflies are plentiful! Come and be dazzled by these shimmering insects.
Cost: $6 for one child (with one adult) per class. Plus admission for general public.

Thursday, May 7

Backyard Buds: Mother’s Day Craft
@ 10:00–10:45am (ages 2–5)
Children can come and make a unique gift that any special person will treasure! All materials and wrapping will be provided.
Cost: $6 for one child (with one adult) per class. Plus admission for general public.

Music and flowers after hours—you won’t experience a night like this anywhere else in Columbia! Guests can enjoy live entertainment in the Botanical Garden every Thursday night in May. The event includes a cash bar; food also will be available for purchase.

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TEMPORARY ATTRACTION CLOSURE
The Wild Adventures Rock Wall will be closed Monday and Tuesday, May 4-5, 2015.
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