Little Critters Workshop
Sunday, December 16, 2018 — Saturday, May 11, 2019
9:00 am — 10:00 am
February 18 - Love is in the Air - SOLD OUT
Where Learning Gets Wild!
You can explore the animal world at the Zoo with your “little critter” through activities based on Arizona’s Early Learning Standards to develop motor, social, and cognitive skills. Each program includes animal ambassador encounters, crafts, and more! Check the monthly schedule below for the upcoming topics. Advance registration is required.
Designed for children ages 2-5 years
(One adult chaperone is required and is included in the program price. Class size is limited, only 2 adults per child may attend this program.)
$12 for Zoo Member children
$20 for Non-Member children
9:00-10:00 am (dates vary by month, additional times may be added as programs fill; check schedule below)
March 17 - Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes - 9 AM SOLD OUT, 10:30 OPEN
Colorful displays and dancing…
Animals show their appreciation for one another in unique ways. Meet live animal ambassadors and discover how animals show affection for one another, choose partners, and develop their own families. Advance registration is required.
This program is sold out.
April 3 - Amazing Animal Textures
Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes…and Tails?
This Little Critters is all about animal body parts! You and your little critter will discover how animals can be similar or different than us and how animal body parts are adapted for special jobs. Encounters with live animal ambassadors will help us compare and contrast animal body parts. Your little one’s imagination will get the chance to run wild by creating their own animal! Advance registration is required.
The 9am program is sold out.
Click here to register for the 10:30 class.
May 11 - Hooray for Teamwork!
Soft or rough? Smooth or bumpy? Dry or wet?
This Little Critters is all about exploring different types of animal textures and why animals have fur, feathers, skin, or scales. Up close encounters with animal ambassadors will let your little one safely explore different textures in the animal world. Advance registration is required.
Click Here to Register for April 3
Everything’s better when we work together!
Come learn about animals working together for protection, to raise a family, and even working with plants! Encounters with animal ambassadors will highlight positive relationships in the animal kingdom during Be Kind to Animals Week. Advance registration is required.
Click Here to Register for May 11