Summer Kinder Camp programs available for children ages 3-5 years old.




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Zoo Sprouts 

Early Childhood Parent and Child

Whether you are new to the zoo or visit weekly, a Zoo Sprouts class is a chance for you and your child together to spend time with other animal lovers, including a special zoo guide who will help you get to know our amazing animals even better. Each hour and a half adventure will start in the classroom with activities exploring the amazing world of animals through movement, creative play, stories, art and songs. Next, your guide will lead you on a journey of discovery to learn more about zoo animals relating to the class theme.

Ages: Adults and children 3-5 years
$25 per adult/child pair, $10 each additional family member 3-5 years

Registration note:
Please only complete the online registration for paying participants. Although they are welcome to attend, please do not register additonal adults.

 Summer Session

3324: Jul 22, 10- 11:30 a.m. Enormous Elephants 
What's the largest land mammal? Why, elephants of course! Learn more about these massive mammals including classroom activities and a zoo trek to look for our elephants.

3334: Jul 24, 10- 11:30 a.m. Family Farm
Old MacDonald isn't the only one with a farm worth singing about.  Learn about the farm animals here the zoo!  Practice your moos, oinks and clucks.  Plant seeds to start your own farm at home and visit your favorite farm animal. 

3344: Jul 26, 10- 11:30 a.m. Fur, Feathers, Scales and Slime
It's a mammal! It's a bird! No! It's a reptile! What's the difference anyhow? Come find out what makes each type of animal unique and what makes us all the same.   

3354: Aug 14, 10- 11:30 a.m. Animal Alphabet FULL
Let's go on an ABC adventure in the zoo!  Using the alphabet, we will explore the animal world through stories, letters, books, songs and animals. 


Young Explorers

Young Explorers child and parent

Learn to engage your child’s wonder and curiosity about nature. During our one hour adventure become a parent naturalist. Exploring a natural, outdoor area at the zoo, you will learn to guide your child in nature play, explore natural play stations, hear a puppet story, and even meet a live zoo animal. Grown-ups must come ready to play! Class is rain or shine; please dress appropriately. We will not be touring zoo grounds during this class, but encourage you to do so after the program.

Fee: $20 per adult/child pair, $7 each additional family member 2-5 years
Ages: Adults and children 2-5 years

Registration note: Please only complete the online registration for paying participants.  Although they are welcome to attend, please do not register additonal adults.

 Summer Session

2324: Jul 12, 9:45-10:45 a.m. Backyard Plants
Come grow with us! Investigate the flourishing world of plants at the zoo and find out which ones might be growing in your own backyard. Discover what it takes for plants to grow and get a chance to start your own mini backyard garden. 

2334: Aug 7, 9:45-10:45 a.m. Diggin' in the Dirt  FULL
Join us for some messy fun! Dig for worm, make soil cookies for the trees and create your own mud art.  No need to worry about staying clean here! 

2344: Aug 9, 9:45-10:45 a.m. Spots, Stripes and Spikes
In Zoomazium's Backyard come on a fun-filled adventure as we search for spots, stripes and spikes in nature. We will explore using stories, activities and crafts to find fun patterns and textures. 

2354: Aug 16, 9:45-10:45 a.m. Numbers in Nature
Make counting fun! Join us for a puppet story about numbers, count the legs on our mystery animal guest and explore Zoomazium's Backyard while practicing your counting skills. 



If you cannot find the answers to your questions or need additional help please contact the Individual Registrar at 206.548.2424 x3 or by e-mail.



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