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

  • Please note:  Additional programs may have sold out since our last website update.

School Break Camps
For Students in 1 - 5 Grades

  • Spend Presidents’ Day observing and learning about apex predators, their importance to the food chain, and other social interactions!  Participants will also enjoy animal-related games, crafts, and hands-on activities.  Add Before and/or After-Care for an additional fee.  Participants attending other youth programs are not eligible to register for the Before or After-Care programs.

    Limited to 40 participants
    Fee: Zoo Members $55/General Public $60

    Y0218PA - February 18 (M); 8:30 a.m. -  3:30 p.m.

    Presidents’ Day Camp Before-Care

    Participants can enjoy a continental breakfast (cereal, fruit, milk, juice) and indoor activities until camp begins.  This program is for Presidents’ Day Camp registrants only.

    Limited to 40 participants
    Fee:  Zoo Members $6/General Public $8

    Y0218AM - February 18 (M); 7 - 8:30 a.m.

    Presidents’ Day Camp After-Care

    Participants will enjoy a Zoo tour followed by indoor activities building on their camp experience. This program is for Presidents’ Day Camp registrants only.

    Limited to 40 participants
    Fee:  Zoo Members $12/General Public $14

    Y0218PM - February 18 (M); 3:30 - 6 p.m.

  • Spend part of your Spring Break at the Zoo observing and learning about animals, and get a sense of how they survive in the wild and how you can help! Participants will also enjoy animal-related games, crafts, and hands-on activities that focus on the five senses! Add Before and/or After-Care for an additional fee. Participants attending other youth programs are not eligible to register for the Before or After-Care programs. Participants can register for only one session.

    Limited to 40 participants per session
    Fee: Zoo Members $215/General Public $235

    Y0318SS - March 18-22 (M-F); 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Y0325SS - March 25-29 (M-F); 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

    Spring Break Before-Care

    Participants can enjoy a continental breakfast (cereal, fruit, milk, juice) and indoor activities until camp begins.  This program is for Spring Break Camp registrants only.  Participants can register for only one session. 

    Limited to 40 participants per session
    Fee: Zoo Members $30/General Public $33

    Y0318AM - March 18-22 (M-F): 7 - 8:30 a.m.
    Y0325AM - March 25-29 (M-F): 7 - 8:30 a.m.

    Spring Break After-Care

    Participants will visit an area of the Zoo each day followed by indoor activities building on their camp experience.  This program is for Spring Break Camp registrants only.  Participants can register for only one session.

    Limited to 40 participants per session
    Fee: Zoo Members $85/General Public $90

    Y0318PM - March 18-22 (M-F): 3:30 - 6 p.m.
    Y0325PM - March 25-29 (M-F): 3:30 - 6 p.m.