Prehensile-Tailed Skink

Prehensile-Tailed Skink

This skink gets its name from its tail which can be used curl around objects such as branches for balance.This is the only known species of skink with a prehensile, or grasping, tail.

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2014 Summer Demo Schedule

Weekends: Starting Saturday, May 24
Daily: Starting Monday, June 30 - Monday, September 1 

Outdoor activities are weather permitting

Time Description  Location
10:30 a.m. Meet the Keeper TBA*
11:00 a.m. "In the Wings" Bird Show Northwestern Mutual Animal Encounter
11:30 a.m. Elephant Demonstration TBA*
12:00 p.m. Penguin Keeper Talk Penguin Coast
1:30 p.m. "In the Wings" Bird Show Northwestern Mutual Animal Encounter
2:00 p.m. Elephant Demonstration
TBA*
2:30 p.m. Meet the Keeper Domestic Animal Barn
3:00 p.m. Penguin Keeper Talk
Penguin Coast 


*Please listen to announcements for location.