Young Explorers Program for 6-12 year-olds – Dr. Zoo – SOLD OUT

  • Jan 31
  • 9:00am-10:30am
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This age-appropriate, hands-on workshop explores the methods Zoo vets use to take care of exotic animals, and even gives participants the opportunity to do their very own Zoo vet lab experiments.  This program is appropriate for ages 6-12 years. Parents, please plan on dropping your child off for this program. Prices are $15 for Zoo… read more

Young Explorers Program for 6-12 year-olds – Zoo Keeper in Training – SOLD OUT

  • Feb 21
  • 8:30am-11:00am
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So you want to be a Zoo Keeper? Find out if you’ve got what it takes! Try your hand at a Zoo Keeper’s unique chores in one busy morning as we prepare animal meals and treats, diagnose an animal malady, and even clean a night house. Leave your best clothes at home and come prepared… read more

Rodeo Day Camp for Grades 3-5 February 26 AND February 27

  • Feb 26
  • Feb 27
  • 9:00am-4:00pm
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Not sure what to do during your rodeo break?  Gallop over to Reid Park Zoo for a wild, two-day camp!  Although we won’t ride or lasso Zoo animals, we WILL round up some fun while exploring the Zoo, going behind the scenes, and participating in a rodeo of crafts, games and activities. This camp is… read more

Rodeo Day Camp for Grades K-2 February 26 AND February 27

  • Feb 26
  • Feb 27
  • 9:00am-4:00pm
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Not sure what to do during your rodeo break?  Gallop over to Reid Park Zoo for a wild, two-day camp!  Although we won’t ride or lasso Zoo animals, we WILL round up some fun while exploring the Zoo, going behind the scenes, and participating in a rodeo of crafts, games and activities. This camp is… read more

Young Explorers Program for 6-12 year-olds – Zoo Keeper in Training

  • Feb 28
  • 8:30-11:00am
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So you want to be a Zoo Keeper? Find out if you’ve got what it takes! Try your hand at a Zoo Keeper’s unique chores in one busy morning as we prepare animal meals and treats, diagnose an animal malady, and even clean a night house. Leave your best clothes at home and come prepared… read more

Young Explorers Program for 6-12 year-olds – Dr. Zoo

  • Mar 8
  • 9:00-10:30am
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This hands-on workshop explores the methods Zoo vets use to take care of exotic animals, and even gives participants the opportunity to do their very own Zoo vet lab experiments.  This program is appropriate for ages 6-12 years.  Parents, please plan on dropping your child off for this program.   Prices are $15 for Zoo Member… read more

Shutterbugs Program for 6-12 year olds – March 14 AND March 21

  • Mar 14
  • Mar 21
  • 1:00PM-3:00PM
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Photograph your WILD adventures in the Zoo one week, and create a unique scrapbook to keep with your very own photos the next. All supplies – and adventures – will be provided, including digital cameras, film developing, journals, stickers and other scrap-booking supplies.  This is a TWO-PART program that is appropriate for ages 6-12 years. … read more

Young Explorers program for 6-12 year-olds – Bugs for Breakfast

  • Apr 11
  • 9am-10:30am
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Did you know that some animals were born to eat bugs?  Meet several unusual creatures close up and learn how the Zoo feeds these very specialized eaters.  We’ll help prepare some unique animal meals, including some ant-errific treats for a very special anteater! This program is appropriate for ages 6-12 years.  Parents, please plan on dropping… read more

Young Explorers Program for 6-12 year-olds – Zoo Keeper in Training

  • Apr 25
  • 8:30-11:00am
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So you want to be a Zoo Keeper? Find out if you’ve got what it takes! Try your hand at a Zoo Keeper’s unique chores in one busy morning as we prepare animal meals and treats, diagnose an animal malady, and even clean a night house. Leave your best clothes at home and come prepared… read more