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.
Classes will be held on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays (Spring Session 2 only). * Per a change in Zoo policy, masks will be required to be warn at all times for adults throughout the Zoo whether inside or outside.
Topic: Animal Sounds! - Hiss, squawk, and roar as you travel around the Zoo learning the different noises animals make.
This class is for ages (0-3yrs) and is a 4 session series.
Summer Session 1
Topic: Animal Homes
Tuesday Session Dates: June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, July 6
Thursday Session Dates: June 3, 10, 17, 24 July 1, 8
Summer Session 2
Topic: Animal Movements
Tuesday Session Dates: July 20, 27 August 3, 10, 17, 24
Thursday Session Dates: July 22, 29 August 5, 12, 19, 26
Saturday Session Dates: July 24, 31 August 7, 14, 21, 28
Price per child:
Kids Night Out and Saturday Fun Day
Details: These programs are the perfect way to get out of the house for some adventures at the Zoo! Kids will enjoy a pizza lunch or dinner and some fun outdoor Zoo activities including animal visits, games and activities.
For ages 5-12 years old
September 18, 11AM-3PM
Enjoy charming animal stories, plus songs, games, crafts and animal visits. Classroom time will be followed by a Zoo adventure! Each month has a theme with three classes. Classes are on Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. or 1 p.m. Please meet at the front entrance of the education building. Classes are designed for kids ages 3-5.
May: African Adventure
Week 3: May 19 - Insects & insectivores
September: Animal Giants
Week 1: September 8 - Elephants and Rhinos
Week 2: September 15 - Bears
Week 3: September 22 - Crocodiles and Snakes
October: Sensational Senses
Week 1: October 6 - Hearing
Week 2: October 13 - Super Sight
Week 3: October 20 - Touch and Smell
November: All in the Family
Week 1: November 3 - Packs and Herds
Week 2: November 10 - Schools
Week 3: November 17 - Flocks and Troops
December: Home Sweet Home
Week 1: December 1 - Rainforest
Week 2: December 8 - Desert
Week 3: December 15 - Water
Price per child for 3 week series:
Family Wild Encounters
Details: Explore the Zoo in new ways as a family. These programs provide unique experiences to join in on the Wild Encounters at the Zoo!
For ages 5 and up.
March 20 South American Friends 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.
2 sessions: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.