Youth attend these programs on their own, unaccompanied by a parent or other adult.

Animal Tracks And Signs

For students entering K - 2nd grade

What can you discover when you look at animal tracks and signs?  In this class you will meet live animals and learn how to identify common wildlife species using their tracks.  Each child will create a track story and take home craft.

Limited to 13 participants per session

Instructor: Zoo Instructor

Fee: Zoo Members $26/General Public $29

CodeDateDayTime
Y608AT June 8 W 9:30-11 a.m.
Y623AT June 23 Th 9:30-11 a.m.
Y714AT July 14 Th 9:30-11 a.m.

Awesome Owls 

For students entering K - 2nd

Who’s that you hear in the trees at night?  Come explore the silent, nighttime world of these woodland friends.  We will learn all about owls and what makes them special.

Limited to 13 students per session

Instructor: Zoo Instructor

Fee: Zoo Members $26/General Public $29

CodeDateDayTime
Y602AO June 2 Th 9:30-11 a.m.
Y728AO July 28 Th 9:30-11 a.m.

Kali's Story (NEW)

For students entering K - 2nd

Once upon a time, a polar bear cub was born on the northwest coast of Alaska. That cub’s name was Kali (pronounced Cully).  Kali grew to be the big bear we love visiting at Polar Bear Point.  We will learn where Kali’s journey took him, and about a special friend he made along the way.

Limited to 14 students per session

Instructor: Zoo Instructor

Fee: Zoo Members $26/General Public $29

CodeDateDayTime 
Y621KS June 21 Tu 9:30-11 a.m. SOLD OUT
Y726KS July 26 Tu 9:30-11 a.m. SOLD OUT

Penguin Plunge Junior 

For students entering K - 2nd

Waddle to the zoo and explore why penguins are the coolest birds around.  We will investigate why penguins waddle, swim, and dive through fun activities, and even take a trip to visit our tuxedo-clad friends.

 Limited to 13 students per session

Instructor: Zoo Instructor

Fee: Zoo Members $26/General Public $29

CodeDateDayTime
Y601PJ June 1 W 9:30-11 a.m.
Y613PJ June 13 M 9:30-11 a.m.
Y620PJ June 20 M 9:30-11 a.m.
Y718PJ July 18 M 9:30-11 a.m.
Y725PJ July 25 M 9:30-11 a.m.
Y727PJ July 27 W 2-3:30 p.m.