Sensory Safari at Lincoln Children’s Zoo returns Oct. 2

The annual Sensory Safari at Lincoln Children’s Zoo will give students with disabilities a chance to explore through sight, sound, touch or smell.     

The Oct. 2 event is organized by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, along with the Lincoln Children’s Zoo and the Nebraska Center for the Education of Children who are Blind or Visually Impaired.     

Stations will include a live fish touch tank; live native reptiles and amphibians; prairie plants; skulls and pelts of Nebraska mammals; birds of Nebraska; live insects and arthropods; smells of nature and many others.     

The event costs $3.50 per person. Preregistration is required at

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