Santa will arrive at the Buttonwood Park Zoo on December 3. Santa returns for one of the Zoo's most popular programs Milk & Cookies with Santa and, new in 2011, Doughnuts with Santa! Spend the afternoon with the animals and Santa! Get into the holiday spirit by creating a unique wreath for your home at either the Family Holiday Wreath Workshop on November 27 or the Evening Wreath-making Workshop on December 2 for adults only. New this year, join one of Santa's elves to create small holiday crafts during Holly Jolly Time this December. Participants for all programs must pre-register and pay in advance by visiting www.bpzoo.org.

Evening Wreath-making Workshop
Friday, December 2 at 7:00pm
Cost: Members: $25/wreath; Non-members: $35/wreath

Get your crafty friends together for a relaxing evening of holiday fun. Enjoy some wine and cheese and create a truly unique holiday decoration. Bring a special ornament or memento to include or choose from the wide variety we will supply. This evening workshop is for adults only please. Participants must pre-register and pay in advance by visiting www.bpzoo.org.

Holly Jolly Time! Fridays, December 2, 9 & 16 * 10:30am & 3:30pm
Cost: Zoo-Members: $7 per child; Non-Members: $10 per child; Adults free with zoo admission

Join Santa's elf in creating holiday crafts that will make great presents for parents and grandparents. Each week will feature two different holiday crafts. Program includes: two crafts, a holiday snack and zoo admission. Please Note: Space for Holly Jolly Time is limited.

Doughnuts with Santa

Saturdays, December 3, 10 & 17 at 9:00am
Cost: Zoo Members: $6/person; Non-Members: $9/person; Children under 1 are free

Enjoy the North Pole's favorite pastry! Gift from Santa, train ride and admission to the Zoo for the day is included in program price. Don't forget to bring your camera to take a picture with Santa! Participants must pre- register and pay in advance by visiting www.bpzoo.org orcalling (508) 991-4556 x 18.

Please Note: Professional photos will not be provided at these events. We invite you to bring your own camera if you wish to take a photo with Santa.

Milk and Cookies with Santa
Saturdays, December 3, 10 & 17 * 1:00pm & 3:00pm
Sundays, December 4, 11 & 18 * 1:00pm & 3:00pm
Mondays, December 5, 12 & 19 * 12:30pm
Cost: Zoo Members: $6/person; Non-Members: $9/person; Children under 1 are free

Enjoy cookies and milk with Santa before he makes his annual trip. Don't forget to bring your camera to take a picture with Santa! Gift from Santa, train ride and admission to the zoo for the day is included in program price. Participants must pre-register and pay in advance by visiting www.bpzoo.org or by calling (508) 991-4556 x 18.

Please Note: Professional photos will not be provided at these events. We invite you to bring your own camera if you wish to take a photo with Santa.

Happy Holidays from the Buttonwood Park Zoo!
Please remember the Zoo is closed on Christmas (December 25th) and New Year's Day (January 1st).
If you have any questions please call Larissa Correia at 508 991- 4556 ext. 18 or email her at LCorreia@bpzoo.org.

ABOUT BUTTONWOOD PARK ZOO & BUTTONWOOD PARK ZOOLOGICAL SOCIETY
The Buttonwood Park Zoological Society (BPZS), a private, non-profit organization, was founded in 1969 to support the Buttonwood Park Zoo (BPZ) so that the Zoo will be a significant contributor to the conservation of nature both at home and throughout the world.

Buttonwood Park Zoo (BPZ) features over 250 animals and 30 exhibits, including elephants, bison, mountain lions, bears, eagles, seals, otters, and farm animals. BPZ is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and has been called "one of the finest small zoos in the United States" by that organization.

It is open daily, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information, visit www.bpzoo.org or call (508) 991-6178.