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Adventure Days
Adventure Days
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Date/Time
Date(s) - May 28, 2013 - August 10, 2013
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location
Blank Park Zoo , Des Moines, Iowa

This summer series revolves around the Zoo’s mission statement to inspire an appreciation of the natural world through education, conservation and recreation. Adventure Days will spark a child’s creativity through crafts & games, engage them in scavenger hunts & other activities & educate on the importance of conservation. See the animals in the springtime & enjoy Adventure Days programming, focusing on healthy people (Saturday), a healthy planet (June 8), healthy minds (July 13) & healthy animals (Aug. 10). Kids can take part in crafts and games, as well as participate in scavenger hunts and other activities while learning about the importance of conservation. Plan your trip at

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