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Meet the Animals

The Litzinger Herpetarium and Klingsberg Aviary are free and open to the public daily. We also offer opportunities to meet the animals through guided programs:

Meet the Creek! On the dates listed below, our staff will work with our amphibians, reptiles, and raptors to show you a new side of Shaver’s Creek. This family-friendly program features activities for all ages. Make connections with our team of animal ambassadors and discover how you can participate in wildlife conservation activities at home and in the community.

Visit the Klingsberg Aviary for a Good Raptornoon on the dates listed below. While our animal trainers work with our resident raptors, you can discover how we use positive reinforcement training and enrichment to ensure the wellbeing of our raptors and then apply these skills at home with your animal companions. Learn about species specific behaviors and how you can support wildlife conservation at home and in the community. The informal nature of this program is perfect for those interested in a more personal experience with our raptors.

Upcoming Events

Meet the Creek

There are no upcoming events scheduled at this time.

Good Raptornoon

There are no upcoming events scheduled at this time.