Our Fall 2021 class offerings include engaging activities like role-playing, songs, dances, games, hands-on investigations, and art opportunities. Each class will allow children to learn about animals and connect with nature.  

Fees listed are PER CHILD.

NOTE: These programs are designed for caregivers and children to attend together. This helps facilitate the learning of the registered program participant.   

Based on the age of your child, please select from the programs below.

  • Please note:  Additional programs may have sold out since our last website update.
  • IMPORTANT:  To prevent the spread of COVID-19, additional restrictions will be required for attending all in-person programs. See the sections on Covid-19 Guidelines for In-Person Programs, the Covid-19 Policy and the Covid-19 Terms and Conditions found on the Program Registration page.

 

Registration

  • NOTE: These programs are designed for caregivers to interact with, and help facilitate the learning of the registered program participant. In order to best serve all of our Early Childhood participants, unregistered children may not participate in the programs.

    Participants: 14 children per session. Please limit to 1 adult attending per child.
    Fee: Zoo Members $22/General Public $25

    Animal Family Fun

    Join in the fun as we experience firsthand how super seahorse dads and unusual alligator moms help their young.

    CodeDateDayTime  
    C0409A April 9 Sa 10-11 a.m.  
  • NOTE: These programs are designed for caregivers to interact with, and help facilitate the learning of the registered program participant. In order to best serve all of our Early Childhood participants, unregistered children may not participate in the programs.

    Participants: 14 children per session. Please limit to 1 adult attending per child.
    Fee: Zoo Members $23/General Public $26

    Ears, Tusks and Trunks

    Explore the amazing adaptations of these giants of the animal world, and make your own field guide to identify the elephants in our herd.

    CodeDateDayTime 
    C0320ET March 20 Su 10-11:30 a.m.  

    Backyard Creepers & Leapers

    Learn all about the critters in your own backyard, like insects, toads and slimy slugs! Then make them treats to take home, like a toad abode!

    CodeDateDayTime  
    C0501BC May 1 Su 10-11:30 a.m.  
  • NOTE:  These programs are designed for caregivers and children to attend together. This helps facilitate the learning of the registered program participant.

    Participants: 15 children per session. Please limit to 1 adult per child.
    Fee: Zoo Members $23/General Public $26

    Dynamic Dinosaurs

    As Jr. Paleontologists, we’ll explore how and what scientists have discovered about these prehistoric giants.  

    DateDayTime  
    January 23 Su 10-11:30 a.m. CLOSED 


    NOTE: These programs are designed for caregivers to interact with, and help facilitate the learning of the registered program participant. In order to best serve all of our Early Childhood participants, unregistered children may not participate in the programs.

    Limited to 14 children per session. Please limit to 1 adult attending per child.
    Fee: Zoo Members $23/General Public $26

    Wild Valentines

    Do you LOVE animals? Join your fellow animal lovers to create special greetings and treats for Zoo animals and their wild backyard cousins. Then watch as keepers deliver the valentines to your Zoo animal friends.

    CodeDateDayTime  
    C0212WV February 12 Sa 10-11:30 a.m.