McALLEN Children are invited on a Critter Walk in the Woods with Gladys Porter Zoo at Quinta Mazatlan in McAllen, August 4th, Thursday at 7:00 p.m. The educational series every Thursday evening is generously sponsored by Freels Orthodontics in McAllen.

Children will enjoy the treasure trail featuring live creatures from Gladys Porter Zoo featuring our backyard turtles, snakes, spiders and more.

General admission rates apply $2 for adults; $1 for seniors and children, free for members, and no advance registration is required! Quinta Mazatlan is located at 600 Sunset in McAllen, one block south of La Plaza Mall on 10th Street. For more information call (956) 681-3370 or visit