Family Offerings

Family Offerings

Stroller Safari

Ages 0-3

Details:
Break out the stroller and explore the Zoo with an educator to learn fun animal facts! Wear comfortable shoes; this class visits a different exhibit each date. This class is for ages (0-3yrs) and is a 6-week series.

Spring 2020 - Move Like an Animal!

  • Tuesdays March 17, 24, 31 April 7, 14, 21
  • Thursdays March 19, 26 April 2, 9, 16, 2
  • Saturdays March 21, 28 April 4, 11, 18, 25

Summer A 2020- Animal Families

  • Tuesdays May 19, 26 June 2, 9, 16, 23
  • Thursdays May 21, 28 June 4, 11, 18, 25
  • Saturdays May 23, 30 June 6, 13, 20, 27

Summer B 2020- Animal ABC’s

  • Tuesdays July 21, 28 August 4, 11, 18, 25
  • Thursdays July 23, 30 August 6, 13, 20, 27
  • Saturdays July 25 August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Fall 2020- Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes

  • Tuesdays September 15, 22, 29 October 6, 13, 20
  • Thursdays September 17, 24 October 8, 15, 22
  • Saturdays September 19, 26 October 3, 10, 17, 24

Time:

  • 9:30-10:15 a.m.

Price per child:

  • $25/Member
  • $30/Non-Member

WILD FAMILY ENCOUNTERS: SOUTH AMERICAN FRIENDS

Details:
From the Amazon Rainforest to the Andes Mountains, come to the Zoo to explore the animals of South America. Meet ambassador animals up close, including a chance to take a picture with our sloth.

Recommended for ages 5 and older. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.

Dates:

  • Saturday, March 28, 1 - 2PM
  • Saturday, May 9, 1 - 2PM

Price:

  • Members: $15/person
  • Non-members: $30/ person

Animal Tales

Ages 3-4

Details:
Enjoy charming animal stories, plus songs, games, crafts and animal visits. Classroom time will be followed by a Zoo adventure and end with some free play! Each season has a theme but sign up for individual classes is also available. Classes are on Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. or 1 p.m. Please meet at the front of the Education Building. These classes are designed for kids ages 3 - 5.

Winter Topic: Animal Superheroes

Grab your capes and get ready for the adventure each week. Marvel at the superheroes of the animal kingdom and discover some of their amazing powers!

  • February 11 - Flight
  • February 18 - Invisibility
  • February 25 - Strength
  • March 3 - Speed
  • March 10 - Stretch
  • March 17 - Armor

Spring Topic: Home Sweet Home

Animals live around the world, in all different habitats. Find out what makes each habitat unique and the cool creatures that live there.

  • April 14- Rainforest
  • April 21- Desert
  • April 28- Ocean
  • May 5- Arctic and Antarctic
  • May 12- Ohio Forest
  • May 19- Savanna

Fall Topic: Zoo Careers

Animals live around the world, in all different habitats. Find out what makes each habitat unique and the cool creatures that live there.

  • September 15 - Zookeeper
  • September 22 - Veterinarian
  • September 29 - Out in the Field
  • October 6 - Aquarist
  • October 13 - Making Food
  • October 20 - Animal Trainer

Holidays Topic: Cool Animals in Cold Places

As the cold weather comes to Toledo, come learn about how the animals deal with the cold too!

  • November 10 - Bears
  • November 17 -Penguins
  • November 24 - Mountain Animals
  • December 1 - Wolves
  • December 8 - Seals, Walruses and Whales
  • December 15 - Reindeer

Time:

  • 9:30-10:15 a.m.

Prices:

  • Individual date price: $5
  • Season price (6 classes): $25