The Party for the Planet celebration will include children's
activities, talks from local gardeners and groups showcasing what
community members can do to help the environment. Additionally, free
bike safety checks will be available.
The zoo will also host a few
recycling initiatives to help the community. There will be a
furniture drive collecting couches, tables, chairs, kitchenware,
beds, microwaves, TVs and linens in good repair (no appliances), as
well as a clothing drive. There will also be an electronics drive
collecting used and unused electronics.
[to top of second column]
Admission to Miller Park Zoo for youths ages 3-12 and seniors 60
and up is $3.95 per person, and adult admission is $5.95 per person.
Admission for children under 3 is free. Parking is also free.
For more information, visit
Miller Park Zoo
news release received from
Bloomington Parks & Recreation]