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Ira the Lion’s 7th Birthday: A Re-Opening Fit For a King

Ira the Lion’s 7th Birthday: A Re-Opening Fit For a King

America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College will re-open Saturday, Feb. 6 just in time to celebrate the 7th birthday of Ira the lion, King of the Campus. The community is invited to celebrate with Ira in-person or virtually. Ira’s birthday party will be live streamed from noon to 12:30 p.m. so people at home won’t […]

America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College Raises Over $550,000 to Build New Lion Enclosure

America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College Raises Over $550,000 to Build New Lion Enclosure

America’s Teaching Zoo (ATZ) at Moorpark College has raised over $550,000 to build Ira’s Kingdom, a new enclosure for Ira, the Zoo’s African lion. The announcement was made Nov. 9 at Rendezvous at the Zoo, ATZ’s largest annual fundraiser. The funds will be used to build a larger enclosure for ATZ’s 5-year-old lion to roam […]

AMERICA’S TEACHING ZOO AT MOORPARK COLLEGE Welcomes the Community to Celebrate Ira the Lion’s Fifth Birthday

AMERICA’S TEACHING ZOO AT MOORPARK COLLEGE Welcomes the Community to Celebrate Ira the Lion’s Fifth Birthday

Moorpark, CA — America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College welcomes the community to join a birthday celebration this Saturday, Feb. 2, for Ira the lion as he marks his fifth birthday. The day of festivities will begin with a behind-the-scenes look at the location for Ira’s new exhibit space. Later, Ira will open gifts made […]

AMERICA’S TEACHING ZOO AT MOORPARK COLLEGE Hosts its Annual Spring Spectacular

AMERICA’S TEACHING ZOO AT MOORPARK COLLEGE Hosts its Annual Spring Spectacular

Moorpark, CA – The annual Spring Spectacular at America’s Teaching Zoo is a fun-filled family event with animal shows, kid-friendly games, and food. This year’s activities will take place from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on March 17th, 18th, 24th, and 25th at Moorpark College. Visitors will meet guest animals and trainers from various industries, […]

America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College Hosts the “SUPER BOWL” of Birthday Parties for Ira the Lion on February 3rd

America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College Hosts the “SUPER BOWL” of Birthday Parties for Ira the Lion on February 3rd

MOORPARK, CA, January 12, 2018- Saturday, February 3, 2018 America’s Teaching Zoo will host the SUPER BOWL of birthday parties fit for the King of the Campus, Ira the lion.  “This year as Ira turns 4, we are looking to celebrate this milestone with all of his fans. What better way to prepare for the […]

Arctic Lights At America’s Teaching Zoo | A Snow-Filled Winter Wonderland

Arctic Lights At America’s Teaching Zoo | A Snow-Filled Winter Wonderland

America’s Teaching Zoo turns into a Winter Wonderland full of real snow – for you and the animals. Plus hot chocolate, crafts, games, and lights galore!  America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College will host their annual “Arctic Lights” event on December 16th and December 17th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Entry fee is $8 for […]

America’s Teaching Zoo Hosts “Boo at the Zoo” for Family Friendly Halloween Fun

America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College will host the annual “Boo at the Zoo” event on Oct. 28 and 29 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The entry fee is $8 for adults and $6 for children ages 3-12; children under the age of 2 enter for free. To accommodate zoo-goers of all ages, the […]

America’s Teaching Zoo | 6th Annual Rendezvous At The Zoo

America’s Teaching Zoo | 6th Annual Rendezvous At The Zoo

The Moorpark College Foundation and the Exotic Animal Training Management (EATM) program at Moorpark College hosted the sixth annual Rendezvous at the Zoo fundraising event on Thursday, Oct. 12. The college hosted more than 200 guests including dignitaries, Chancellor Greg Gillespie, members of the Ventura County Community College District Board of Trustees, and Platinum Paw […]

America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College Birthday Celebration, February 6 Ira the Lion Turns 2

America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College Birthday Celebration, February 6 Ira the Lion Turns 2