Programs for Adults

Programs for Adults

Zoos aren't only for kids! Explore what the Zoo has to offer adult visitors, both on and off grounds.


Learn how to paint like a pro during our Paint & Wine Nights.

Paint at the Zoo

You've heard the hype, now be a part of it in Paint Events at the Zoo! This instructor led workshop is designed to guide artists of all skill levels step by step through creating artwork to be proudly displayed at home. We'll provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes, a smock and refreshments.

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Travel with Us

Join us on exciting day trips and adventurous vacations to great animal and nature themed destinations and some of our Earth’s most amazing places!

Join the adventure

FrogWatch USA

Amphibian species are disappearing at an alarming rate across the globe due to a number of factors such as habitat loss, pollution, and disease. FrogWatch trainings cover the importance of amphibians in the environment, how monitoring our local population helps to protect them, factors to consider in choosing a site to monitor, how to tell frog species apart by their calls and how to report findings to FrogWatch USA. Become a citizen scientist with FrogWatch USA and help save our frogs!

Hop to the call of conservation

Volunteer with Us

Do you like to learn something new every day? Do you have a passion for animals and the environment? Do you enjoy being around people who share your passion?  Roger Williams Park Zoo’s volunteer program may just be right for you! Our volunteers are critical to achieving our mission and are an indispensable part of the Zoo team; their enriching interactions with Zoo visitors, along with their endless enthusiasm, dedication and support are priceless.

Join our Zoo family