One of the oldest zoos in the country, Roger Williams Park Zoo is located in Providence, RI amid a beautiful, 40-acre park setting.
Spring Recycling Event
Recycle your household hazardous and electronic waste on March 7, and get a free Zoo admission ticket! From 8am - 1pm, Rhode Island residents can bring their hazardous recyclables to 700 Allens Avenue in Providence, where trained and certified workers will collect them. Each driver bringing in their waste for recycling will receive a free Zoo admission ticket.
Planting for the Planet
Visit the Zoo on Saturday, March 14 from 10am - 3pm to learn how climate change is impacting our local community, wildlife populations a world away, and what actions you can take to reduce your carbon footprint. Get an event passport at Zoo admissions to get stamped at several stations; completed passports can enter for a chance to win one of three prizes!
Become a Citizen Scientist
Hop to the call of conservation with FrogWatch USA, and help save our frogs! FrogWatch trainings cover the importance of amphibians in the environment, how monitoring our local population helps to protect them, and much more. Preregistration is required online.