Greenville Zoo welcomed a new member of the zoo family on Friday, January 6 – a baby siamang born to parents, Ella (27) and Oscar (25). This is the second offspring for the pair, whose first, George, was born in March 2015.
Our newest Sumatran orangutans are ready to meet you, Greenville! Kumar is making appearances on exhibit and loves exploring his new home. Lana is taking her time to adjust after their quarantine period. Read more about them.
Squirrel Appreciation Day
Saturday, January 21 • 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Red, grey, or even black, what's your favorite color of squirrel? Join us in front of the Prevost squirrel exhibit to learn more about these nut-burying animals.
Enjoy these programs for FREE!* Wild for Reading, Tell Me About it Tuesdays, Learning Safari Thursday! Find out more information and register on our website! * Free with paid admisson. Members receive a discount on select education programs and FREE admission to the zoo.
Show your support of the Greenville Zoo and become a wild parent to one of more than 30 animals participating in the Adopt-An-Animal program. During the month of January adopt a Rhea for $45 and receive:
Certificate of adoption
Animal fact sheet
5 x 7 photo of the animal family
Stuffed animal or two guest passes
Meet Our Newest Wild Parents!
Guardian Level Mikkel Markussen – Red Pandas Nancy Stahl – Orangutans Olivia M Obert – White-Nosed Coati
Loyalist Shields Sloan – Red Pandas Jamie Blow – Masai Giraffe Angela Henson – Masai Giraffe Angela Henson – Aldabra Tortoises Ellie Mioduski – Ocelots Shelby Walling – Aldabra Tortoises April McBride – Masai Giraffe Supporter Megan Moore – Masai Giraffe Charlotte Nelson – Ocelot RJ Mckinney – Red Pandas Judy Hooker – Ocelot Freddie Huscher – African Lions Kaite Huscher – Masai Giraffe April Reger – Masai Giraffe Rachel Powell – Coati Ms. Standridge – Ocelot Jennifer Davis – Ocelot Mrs. Renner – Red Pandas Ms. Long – Red Pandas Mrs. Grogran – Pig Mrs. Clarkes – Colobus Monkey Mrs. Erickson's and Mrs. Fields' – Coati Mrs. Morrison – Aldabra Tortoises Brett Morleys – Red Pandas Mrs. Grambell – Ocelot Mrs. McRoberts – Leopard Bridget Nix – Colobus Monkey Ms. Jones – Red Pandas Mrs . Rowell – Red Pandas Charles Webber – Tortoises
ZooKeeper Darby Roy – Sun Conure Treton Boney – Red Pandas Georgie Massingill – Masai Giraffe Kristyn Massingill – Red Pandas Ellie Massingill – African Lions Zahra Wardak – Ocelots
Greenville Zoo Closing
The zoo will be closed January 30 - February 10 for annual maintenance. The zoo will re-open on Saturday, February 11.