Zoo Camp

Classes fill quickly so early registration is required.

Zoo Camp Schedule

June 8-12 Critter Camp: Amazing Animals
June 15-19 Explorer Camp: Awesome Animal Adaptations
June 22-26 Discovery Camp: Excellent Ecosystems
July 6-10 Critter Camp: Food for Thought
July 13-17 Explorer Camp: Weird and Wonderful Wildlife
July 20-24 Discovery Camp: Zoorific Zookeeping
July 27-31 Critter Camp: Amazing Animals
August 3-7 Explorer Camp: Awesome Animal Adaptations
August 10-14 Discovery Camp: Excellent Ecosystems
August 17-21 Critter Camp: Food for Thought

Critter Camp

  • Ages 4-6
  • Morning Session: 10am-12pm, Afternoon Session: 2pm-4pm
  • Members: $70, Non-Members: $85

Amazing Animals

Fly, crawl, slither, or drive over to the Zoo to learn about amazing animals such as red pandas, wolves, prairie dogs, river otters, cranes, and snakes! Each Camp includes fun activities, crafts, and animal encounters.

Food for Thought

Just like humans, all other creatures need to eat to survive. Some eat meat and others eat leaves. Most animals eat a variety of food. Find out about carnivores, herbivores, and omnivores - as well as what we feed the animals at our Zoo. Each Camp includes fun activities, crafts, and animal encounters.



Explorer Camp

  • Completed grades 1, 2, or 3
  • Morning Session: 9 am-12pm, Afternoon Session: 1pm-4pm
  • Members: $105, Non-Members: $120

Awesome Animal Adaptations

How can some birds fly, reptiles control their body temperature, and mammals have teeth that are perfect to chew the food they eat? Come to Zoo Camp and find out! Each Camp includes fun activities, crafts, and animal encounters.

Weird and Wonderful Wildlife

From skinks to cranes, takin to Pallas' cats, and red pandas to Bactrian camels, join the fun in Zoo Camp as we explore some of the animal kingdom's most unique species. Each Camp includes fun activities, crafts, and animal encounters.



Discovery Camp

  • Completed grades 4, 5, or 6
  • Morning Session: 9 am-12pm, Afternoon Session: 1pm-4pm
  • Members: $105, Non-Members: $120

Excellent Ecosystems

What does the word "home" mean to you? Wildlife species live in environments that need a special balance of many things to keep their homes safe and healthy. Check out Zoo Camp to learn how animals and their habitats need each other to prosper. Each Camp includes fun activities, crafts, and animal encounters.

ZOOrific Zookeeping

Have you ever wondered what it takes to care for animals in a zoo? Join us as we discover how animal keepers and other people at the Zoo work to provide our wildlife with a safe and special home. We'll learn about food preparation, veterinary care, and animal enrichment. Each Camp includes fun activities, crafts, and animal encounters.