Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 years olds – Giant Giraffes

  • May 2
  • 9am-10am
giraffe

This session is sold out. Please register for the 10:30 session. Look up!  Giraffes have a special way to eat, drink, and even sleep. We’ll discover how Zoo Keepers take care of these beautiful and unusual animals.  An up-close visit with the giraffes will be featured in this tribute to our tallest friends. This program is… read more

Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – Giant Giraffes

  • May 2
  • 10:30-11:30 am
giraffes

Look up! Giraffes have a special way to eat, drink, and even sleep. We’ll discover how Zoo Keepers take care of these beautiful and unusual animals. An up-close visit with the giraffes will be featured in this tribute to our tallest friends. This program is appropriate for ages 2-5 years. An adult chaperone is required…. read more

Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – Large and In Charge

  • Jul 3
  • 9am-10am
Judy Ann Grant 12-24-14

Can you shower with your nose?  Do you roll in the mud or throw hay on your back to keep bugs away?  Did you stand six feet tall as a new baby, or have a six-foot arm span as an adult? Discover which creatures are large and in charge during this creature caper. This program is… read more

Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – Colors in the Wild

  • Aug 11
  • 9am-10am
Claudia Brelaz Burnett 2-19-15

Orange tigers, pink flamingos, brown bears; animals come in a whole rainbow of colors!  We’ll search for different colors around the Zoo, and make a vibrant craft to take home. 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 children; chaperones may… read more

Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – What’s on the Menu?

  • Sep 17
  • 9am-10am
tortoise1917az

Leave your table manners at the door and join us to explore one of the most important animal activities: eating! A delicious hour of fun will cover unique foods that keepers give to zoo animals, and how some animals have special meal time needs. We will even watch an animal having a yummy snack. This program… read more

Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – Join the Roarchestra

  • Oct 5
  • 9am-10am
Fan Photo Debbie Angel 1-5-15

Why are some animals so noisy?  Explore the zoo with your ears open, and discover what all those whoops, twitters and roars are for.  Then we’ll make some racket of our own.  Plenty of instruments and noisemakers will be provided for this jam session.  Parents, bring your earplugs. This program is appropriate for ages 2-5 years…. read more

Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 year-olds – Eyes on the Side

  • Nov 1
  • 9am-10am
Bob Pelham 2-4-15

Big, small, forward or side, where are an animal’s eyes?  How do an animal’s eyes help it survive in the wild? Explore the wonderful world of animal eyes at the Zoo, and look at all the animals looking at you! This program is appropriate for ages 2-5 years.  An adult chaperone is required.  Prices are $10… read more

Evening Safari for All Ages

  • Nov 7
  • 6-9pm
evening safari

Join us for a unique and memorable evening experience at the Zoo! What do the animals do when no one’s around? You’ll find out as we explore the Zoo by flashlight, search for clues on a scavenger hunt, and meet some animals close-up! The Zoo will provide flashlights and snacks–all you need to bring is your sense of… read more

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

  • Dec 11
  • 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