Lee Richardson Zoo will be closed Thursday for Thanksgiving so that its staff may enjoy the holiday with their families.

The zoo will reopen on Friday, resuming regular hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The vehicle entrance gate will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Finnup Center for Conservation Education, including administrative and FOLRZ offices, will reopen at 8 a.m. Monday.

The Safari Shoppe will be open on Black Friday and Small Business Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.