Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – Swingin’ Good Times

  • Aug 12
  • 9am-10am
gibbon

Why do the gibbons make so much noise?  And how do they swing through the branches so gracefully?  Monkeys and apes are amazing—they can do lots of things we can do, and some things we can’t!  Come meet our Zoo primates and find out what monkeys and apes are all about.  More fun than a… read more

Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – What if I were a Zoo Keeper?

  • Sep 14
  • 9am-10am
Little Critters 10

Taking care of animals is fun, but it’s hard work too!  Today we’ll prepare a diet plate for an animal and then make our very own imaginary pet to care for. This program is appropriate for ages 2-5 years.  An adult chaperone is required.  Prices are $10 for Zoo Member children and $16 for non-member… read more

Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – Who Nose?

  • Oct 1
  • 9am-10am
Little Critters 9

Animals use their noses to hunt for food, sniff for danger, even pick things up!  Long and short, wide and narrow, animal noses come in all shapes and sizes.  How do our noses compare?  We’ll sniff our way around the zoo and find out.  This program is appropriate for ages 2-5 years.  An adult chaperone… read more

Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – ABC in the Zoo

  • Oct 11
  • 9am-10am
Little Critters 1

Anteater, Bear, and Capybara–when it comes to animals in the alphabet, we’ve got them all (except maybe X).  Practice basic alphabet sounds inspired by animals in the Zoo, and make an alphabet craft to take home. This program is appropriate for ages 2-5 years.  An adult chaperone is required.  Prices are $10 for Zoo Member… read more

Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – Animal Families

  • Nov 7
  • 9am-10am
Little Critters 5

Tigers have mommies and daddies just like we do!  So do bears, giraffes, and even birds.  We’ll visit some animals who stay in family groups and some who like to explore on their own.  Bring your own family to the zoo and see how you compare. This program is appropriate for ages 2-5 years.  An… read more

Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – Happy Feet

  • Dec 1
  • 9am-10am
Little Critters 8

Paws, claws, and hooves—animals have many different types of feet to help them move around.  We’ll check out some of our favorite Zoo feet, and even meet an animal with NO feet.  Walk on into the Zoo with your own feet and see how you compare. This program is appropriate for ages 2-5 years.  An… read more