Category Archives: Holiday

All you need is love . . .

. . . and maybe some chocolate. May today and every day be filled with the joy you spend in the presence of those you love. With much love from all of us at CHCI and thank you to Sandi … Continue reading

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Here are a few pictures from the chimpanzees’ SWEET TREE DAY party! The gingerbread house is Loulis’s favorite SWEET treat.  Mary Lee sits with Tatu as she enjoys her SWEET TREE DAY party. When Tatu finished her snacks she joined … Continue reading

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Christmas Day Movie Marathon

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It’s Sweet Tree Day at CHCI!

The chimpanzees celebrate Christmas on December 24.  Here’s a quick peek at Tatu and Loulis’ Christmas morning.  Loulis is a very traditional guy.  Every year he goes straight for “his”gingerbread house and carries it to the other room to enjoy.  This … Continue reading

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It’s beginning to look a LOT like Christmas…

The snow is falling, the stockings are hung in the observation area, the Sweet Tree is sitting in its corner, and the treats have arrived!!  Every year we have the pleasure of anticipating and receiving holiday treats for the chimpanzees – gingerbread … Continue reading

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Halloween is a super fun holiday at CHCI – all the chimpanzees really love masks, so we call it MASK DAY and throw a fun party with dozens of masks and other Halloween themed enrichment and food puzzles. In the … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Party

Written by Shannon Wallin Another exciting Valentines Day has come and gone.  This year we had two sponsors, Jennifer Humphreys and Matthew Barth, donate towards the party. Matthew donated in the name of his wife, Jess Hartel, who is a … Continue reading

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