ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) -- The Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak will present several winter-themed weekends during the early part of the new year.
During the "Wild Winter Arctic Adventure" on Jan. 11-12 visitors can take part in arts and crafts and learn about zoo animals native to the arctic.
The "Wild Winter African Adventure" will be held Feb. 8-9 and feature an African drum lesson and stories. Animal arts and crafts, face painting and a winter safari scavenger hunt are planned March 8-9 during the "Wild Winter Safari Social."
Wild Winter activities are scheduled from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and are free with regular zoo admission.