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Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo

  By Jeffrey Buck Are you still thinking about participating in this year’s Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo? You have until Friday, August 15th to take advantage of the current fees before they increase by $5 each. There are four … Continue reading

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Wild Summer Nights in August

By Jeffrey Buck There is still time to catch a concert at the Detroit Zoo‘s Wild Summer Nights. Three dates remain throughout the month of August and include two children’s groups and a folk rock group. The Wednesday night line … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Mirror, Mirror: 1942

By Jeffrey Buck Detroit in 1942 was much different for many people but especially for African Americans. A photo in a series that depicted the life and conditions of those families during that period. Take a look at the photograph entitled “Mirror, … Continue reading

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An Ecstatic Introduction: Laura Mott on Practice and Exhibitions, Thursday January 23

Thursday, January 23, 2014, 6pm Laura Mott Curator of Contemporary Art and Design An Ecstatic Introduction: Laura Mott on Practice and Exhibitions Cranbrook Art Museum’s new Curator of Contemporary Art and Design, Laura Mott, will speak about her curatorial methodology, … Continue reading

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Detroit Zoo Attendance Tops 1.3 Million in 2013

ROYAL OAK, Mich. – The Detroit Zoo’s annual attendance has exceeded one million for the eighth consecutive year and 1.3 million for the first time since 1997. The Zoo attracted 1,304,114 guests in 2013, up from 1,272,574 in 2012. “We’re … Continue reading

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Indoor fun during the frigid months

By Jeffrey Buck As the temps continue to drop around the metro area the appeal of indoor activities skyrocket. There is plenty of fun activities outdoors that take place but it’s still nice to get inside and find an activity … Continue reading

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Detroit Zoo to Collect Food Donations During Wild Lights

ROYAL OAK, Mich. – Visitors to Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo are encouraged to bring a canned or other non-perishable food item to be donated to Gleaners Community Food Bank. As presenting sponsor of the holiday light display, Bank … Continue reading

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