Celebrate Halloween with Animals

Peakcock mask


Start by making a peacock mask (see picture). The directions are below. Wear the mask as part of your Halloween costume. Join the Milwaukee County Zoo’s Halloween parade at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31. [Zoological Society members: The mask directions also ran in the Zoological Society of Milwaukee’s October 2009 issue of Alive magazine, Kids Alive.]

Download the directions. (PDF - 202KB)

Download mask stencil. (PDF - 442KB)


Connect the dots to make an animal

What animal is this? Connect the dots as if you were going in a circle. Once you have your animal drawn, color it in with crayons or pencils or markers.

(Click on the picture below for a printable connect-the-dots PDF - 1.09MB)
Connect the dots
(Click here for the answer.)


Spooky Crossword

Click here for answer to crossword puzzle.

Spooky crossword

Activities by Brianne Schwantes and Ben Wright. Design by Roberta Weldon.