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Watch the Zoo on WXXI's Homework Hotline

5:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays, September through April

Homework Hotline is a statewide educational show on PBS where
students can call in to get help with homework. It is shown on eight stations through New York State
as well as streamed through their Web site, with 240,000 viewers per year.

The Zoo has partnered with this program for the past decade, presenting an animal ambassador
and educating on conservation as well as spreading the word about the Zoo's many events. Benefits to
this exposure helps to increase our reach and encourages people to visit the Zoo.

2014-15 Homework Hotline dates:

September 9: Barred owl

October 7: Boa constrictor

November 4: Rooster

December 2: Chinchilla

January 6: Hedgehog

February 3: Spotted turtle

March 3: Armadillo

April 14: Duck

May 5: African grey parrot

Click the video links below to view a few of our past Homework Hotline visits:

Chinchilla

Boa constrictor

Southern three-banded armadillo

Ornate horned frog


For more information on Homework Hotline,
click here.