Get in touch with your wild side at Oaklawn Farm Zoo. Located just outside Aylesford in the beautiful Annapolis Valley, Oaklawn Farm provides a visitors an up-close view with over a 100 species of animals. Summer is always a busy time at the Zoo. Many new babies have been born, including goats, llamas, monkeys, sheep, and the list goes on. Most recent additions at the zoo include a group of Lion-tailed Macaques that arrived in May and three Cheetahs that arrived in June. The young lion pride of Sterk , Nyah and Obi are a huge favourite to many visitors, as well as the gibbon family of BooBoo, Zandor and their little ones. Come out and discover your favourite creature today!
This summer, the library has partnered with Oaklawn Farm Zoo to offer a great opportunity-- everyone 18 and under who shows their AVRL library card on July 15 and August 12 gets in FREE! So make sure you have your card in hand, and join us. In addition to the amazing animals, we will be doing storytimes, art, and math games. You can also take a StoryWalk while you are at the zoo! Come find us on July 15 or August 12 from 10 AM - 4 PM, by the deer pen. You can also mark off some activities on your STREAM card. See you at the zoo!