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

Birds of Prey

For students entering 2nd - 4th grade

Come meet live birds of prey and learn what makes them special in the bird world.  Discover these winged predators and discuss the adaptations that help them survive.

Limited to 14 students per session

Instructor: Zoo Instructor

Fee: Zoo Members $26/General Public $29

CodeDateDayTime
Y711BP July 11 M 2-4 p.m.

Fantastic Felines

For students entering 2nd - 4th grade

ROAR and purr…  Cats are some of the most recognizable animals in the world.  In this class, we will learn the differences between big and small cats as we investigate cat adaptations and visit some of our cats at the Zoo.

Limited to 14 students per session

Instructor: Zoo Instructor

Fee: Zoo Members $30/General Public $33

CodeDateDayTime
Y712FA July 12 Tu 9-11:30 a.m.
Y727FA July 27 W 9-11:30 a.m.

Invisible World

For students entering 2nd - 4th grade

During this two-day class, discover the fascinating wonders of the world not seen by the naked eye.  Learn how microscopes work and discover what everyday objects (and some not seen everyday) look like magnified up to 120 times!  We will also look for wild critters from a local pond sample that can only be seen under a microscope.

Limited to 14 students per session

Instructor:Zoo Instructor

Fee: Zoo Members $38/General Public $42

CodeDateDayTime
Y713IW July 13 & 14 W & Th 9:30-11 a.m.

Seals, Sea Lions and Walruses, Oh My!

For students entering 2nd - 4th

Dive into the fun-filled world of these fin-footed mammals. Sea lions, seals, and walruses are all in this family and will be the topic of the day. We will learn how to tell them apart, learn where they live, and go see our sea lion stars in the show. After the show, we will take a stroll through the Sea Lion Sound exhibit to visit all of our fin-footed friends up close.

Limited to 14 students per session

Instructor: Zoo Instructor

Fee: Zoo Members $38/General Public $42

CodeDateDayTime
Y718SL July 18 M 1:30-4:30 p.m.
Y728SL July 28 Th 1:30-4:30 p.m.