AnkomPalooza and Madagascar-California Drawing Exchange

AnkomPalooza and Madagascar-California drawing exchange By Lydia Greene, DLC researcher and Duke PhD candidate Getting excited about the upcoming Lemurpalooza? We on the DLC’s SAVA team in Madagascar are sad to miss it, and so we held our own AnkomPalooza (Ankomba means lemur in Malagasy)! We threw the event at the local primary school in Manantenina, […]

Earth Day Open House: April 22, 2017

Celebrate Earth Day at the Duke Lemur Center! Join us for our Earth Day Open House from 11:00 AM ’til 3:00 PM on Saturday, April 22. Guests are invited to walk the tour path at their own pace, stopping to talk about the amazing lemurs and science of the DLC with docents, staff, and researchers […]


WHAT: Lemurpalooza open house and adoption event — fun for all ages! WHEN: 5:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, June 2nd, 2017. Our gift shop will be open until 8:30 p.m. WHY: To generate adoptions through the Adopt-A-Lemur program, which helps cover the $7,400 per year cost it takes to care for each of the DLC’s lemurs. Lemurpalooza […]

Join the Duke Lemur Center in Madagascar!

Magical Madagascar EcoTour 2017 Now accepting reservations Date: June 19, 2017-July 1, 2017 Region: Africa Activity Level: Strenuous Arrangements: Terra Incognita Ecotours Click here to view our 9-page, full-color brochure! Note that, even though the trip is offered by Duke Alumni Travel in collaboration with the DLC, you do NOT need to be a Duke alum to […]