Micke Grove Zoo

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Micke Grove Zoo temporarily closed due to COVID-19

Lodi zoo will close through April 30, San Joaquin County Parks are also closed until April 30, 2020.

In response to the ever-changing COVID-19 situation, Micke Grove Zoo has announced a temporary closure of the zoo to the public, beginning Wednesday, March 18, 2020 through April 30, 2020.  All programs and/or events during this time will be cancelled or postponed.  Animal Care Staff will continue to be onsite for ongoing routine care and management of the animals, while practicing precautionary measures such a social distancing and handwashing as advised by California Department of Health.

 Micke Grove Zoo is the second facility in San Joaquin County Parks to announce a temporary closure, as the Oak Grove Nature in Oak Grove Regional Park announced yesterday that it will be closed through April 30, 2020.

 San Joaquin County officials do ask that the public adhere to current CDC guidelines and avoid social gatherings of 10 people or more.

 Additionally, the San Joaquin County Park Office will continue to operate between the hours of 8AM to 5PM weekdays (Reservations until 4:30PM).  The public is encouraged to conduct business via telephone (209) 953-8800 Option 1.

 As this is a fluid situation, the public can keep up to date on closures at www.sjparks.com.  Those interested in more information are encouraged to visit San Joaquin County Public Health Services (www.sjcphs.org) California Department of Public Health (www.cdph.ca.gov) or the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus2019-ncov/index.html)