Enjoy a fun-filled evening of autumnal jazz by the Gina Gibson Trio, fascinating animals from the world, a stimulating presentation from Shedd’s lead veterinarian, al fresco cocktails, Navy Pier fireworks and superb views of downtown Chicago.
Register Here: Jazzin at the Shedd
Please check-in at the Man with Fish sculpture (look for guy with the Columbia Blue CU baseball cap) between 5:30 and 6:30 to pick up your group ticket.
Optional activities include:
7:00 p.m.: Science Pub presentation and discussion by Dr Bill Van Bonn on Shedd’s new Microbiome research lab
8:00 p.m.: Wild Reef tour with Shedd Extraordinary Experiences docent and Columbia Club Board Member, Daniel Balsam, CC’91
Event cost of $20:00 includes one drink voucher and access to Shedd’s 32,000 animals residing in these galleries:
Abbott Oceanarium, Polar Play Zone, Amphibians special exhibit (open until 8 p.m., last entry 7:45 p.m.)
Wild Reef (open until 9 p.m., last entry 8:45 p.m.)
Rivers, Oceans, Great Lakes, Amazon Rising, Caribbean reef galleries (open until 10 p.m.)
Outdoor terraces (open until 10 p.m.)