(12.27) Enjoy free admission to the Roger Williams Park Zoo this Tuesday when you bring a non-perishable food item to benefit the Rhode Island Community Food Bank. The event lasts five hours, but the zoo remains open. The holiday lights are still up through the end of the month. From FB Event page:
Enjoy free Zoo admission on Tuesday, December 27 from 10am to 3pm when you bring a non-perishable food item to benefit the Rhode Island Community Food Bank. Cardi’s Furniture & Mattresses is generously donating a truck and staff to help collect and distribute all food items.
The Food Bank has a list of their most needed food items.
Seen here is the North American river otter (Lontra canadensis) whose zoo diet includes corn-on-the-cob and beets.