Come join the Zoo’s early childhood education specialists, who connect animal facts and green practices, making each program unique and fun for both young children and their adult companions. Please note: No siblings allowed.
Keeper Work Is Really Fun
Keepers need to be good at counting out food items to feed animals daily. Learn to count, be a keeper, and make some animals happy!
Saturdays, January 20 and 27, 2018
From BIG to small
Learn about sizes from the animals at the Zoo. Come take a fun bus ride, and encounter a very big elephant.
Saturdays, February 17 and 24, 2018
All About the ABCs
Giraffe begins with "G." We're going to have fun learning the alphabet through animals!
Saturdays, March 17 and 24, 2018
Music and Rhythm with Animals
Get ready to focus on music and rhythm. We'll find out that some animals are musical, too!
Saturdays, April 21 and 28, 2018
Colors and Critters
See how animals can help us learn our colors. Together, we'll find out if red kangaroos are really red!
Saturdays, May 19 and 26, 2018
Animal Senses and People Senses: Let's Compare
We'll explore the five senses and learn how animals and people are alike—and different.
Saturdays, June 2 and 9, 2018
Note: Animal viewing subject to change.