These 90-minute programs focus on a special animal or area of the Zoo and present opportunities for adult/child pairs to make discoveries together. Programs include a lesson, activities, a craft, and an up close program animal encounter.
Members: $14 per child
Non-members: $42 per child (includes Zoo admission)
*Children must be accompanied by an adult. No younger or older siblings.*
Due to increasing costs associated with registration processing, there will be a $5 service fee for all requests to change the day or time of your class after your original registration. The fee will be charged for each child registered. We thank you for your understanding.
Dates & Themes:
Who's Afraid of the Dark?
Are you brave enough to explore the nocturnal world? Come learn about and meet some interesting animals that only come out at night. Discover what talents help them navigate the darkness.
|Saturday, 10/5||9:30a.m. (PO05A)||12:00p.m. (PO05B)|
|Tuesday, 10/15||9:30a.m. (PO15A)||1:00p.m. (PO15B)|
|Wednesday, 10/16||9:30a.m. (PO16A)||1:00p.m. (PO16B)|
|Thursday. 10/17||9:30a.m. (PO17A)||1:00p.m. (PO17B)|
|Friday, 10/18||9:30a.m. (PO18A)||1:00p.m. (PO18B)|
|Saturday, 10/19||9:30a.m. (PO19A)||12:00p.m. (PO19B)|
|Saturday, 10/26||9:30a.m. (PO26A)||12:00p.m. (PO26B)|
What's for Lunch?
Today's specials include some tasty green plants with a side of worms. Hold the worms for the herbivores in the bunch. And for the carnivores we've got something they can really dig their teeth into. Join us for a look at nature's menu!
|Saturday, 11/09||9:30am (PN09A)||12pm (PN09B)|
|Tuesday, 11/12||9:30am (PN12A)||1pm (PN12B)|
|Wednesday, 11/13||9:30am (PN13A)||1pm (PN13B)|
|Thursday, 11/14||9:30am (PN14A)||1pm (PN14B)|
|Friday, 11/15||9:30am (PN15A)||1pm (PN15B)|
|Saturday, 11/16||9:30am (PN16A)||12pm (PN16B)|
|Saturday, 11/23||9:30am (PN23A)||12pm (PN23B)|
Sensational Snow Leopards
Cool cats!! It is not easy living in the mountains but the snow leopard does just fine. Stop by to learn about these leaping leopards.
|Saturday, 12/07||9:30am (PD07A)||12pm (PD07B)|
|Tuesday, 12/10||9:30am (PD10A)||1pm (PD10B)|
|Wednesday, 12/11||9:30am (PD11A)||1pm (PD11B)|
|Thursday, 12/12||9:30am (PD12A)||1pm (PD12B)|
|Friday, 12/13||9:30am (PD13A)||1pm (PD13B)|
|Saturday, 12/14||9:30am (PD14A)||12pm (PD14B)|
|Saturday, 12/21||9:30am (PD21A)||12pm (PD21B)|
It's Going to be a Wild Winter!
What do animals do during winter? Learn about adaptations such as coat changes, hibernation, and migration that help animals withstand the winter weather. Brrr...
|Saturday, 1/04||9:30am (PJ04A)||12pm (PJ04B)|
|Tuesday, 1/07||9:30am (PJ07A)||1pm (PJ07B)|
|Wednesday, 1/08||9:30am (PJ08A)||1pm (PJ08B)|
|Thursday, 1/09||9:30am (PJ09A)||1pm (PJ09B)|
|Friday, 1/10||9:30am (PJ10A)||1pm (PJ10B)|
|Saturday, 1/11||9:30am (PJ11A)||12pm (PJ11B)|
|Saturday, 1/25||9:30am (PJ25A)||12pm (PJ25B)|
The Remarkable Rainforest
The rainforest comprises only 6% of the land in our world, but is home to over 50% of the world's species! Discover the plants and animals that make the rainforest so remarkable.
|Saturday, 2/01||9:30am (PF01A)||12pm (PF01B)|
|Tuesday, 2/04||9:30am (PF04A)||1pm (PF04B)|
|Wednesday, 2/05||9:30am (PF05A)||1pm (PF05B)|
|Thursday, 2/06||9:30am (PF06A)||1pm (PF06B)|
|Friday, 2/07||9:30am (PF07A)||1pm (PF07B)|
|Saturday, 2/08||9:30am (PF08A)||12pm (PF08B)|
|Saturday, 2/15||9:30am (PF15A)||12pm (PF15B)|
We strongly recommend you register online, as this provides the best chance at securing a session you desire. But if you prefer, you may also print out our mail-in registration form and mail them to the Zoo using the instructions provided on the form