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.

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.

  Fall Session

3445: Sep 30, 10-11:30 a.m.  Cruising with Critters- Canceled
Have you ever seen an interesting vehicle while walking around the zoo? The zoo is home to animals and vehicles of all shapes and sizes. How do we move animals, plants and equipment around the zoo? Learn about many of the different wild wheels used at the zoo as we cruise around visiting all kinds of wild critters..

3455: Nov 12, 10-11:30 a.m.  Here Kitty Kitty...
Wild cats and house cats, what do they have in common?  While some cats like to swim others like to lounge in a pride. Join us as we explore the jungle, travel to the savanna and then deep into the forests of Malaysia in search of the zoo's big cats. 

Having trouble registering online? To register by mail, fax or walk in registration, click here.


Early Birds 

Up early? Experience Zoomazium before it is open! Bring the family for a unique class incorporating hands on activities for children and their adults. Each class, discover a new animal or habitat through crafts and creative play. Once the zoo is open, head out on grounds with your group to spot the animals that were introduced during class.

*Early Birds was a pilot program this spring.  Stay tuned for more of these programs starting in December! 

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.

There are no Young Explorers classes scheduled at this time.  Young Explorers classes take place in the warmer months of the year.  New classes will be posted this spring.    



All registration confirmations are sent via e-mail and will come to you from an address ending in Please make sure to read your confirmation and all attachements. Please contact us if you do not receive a registration confirmation.

Need to make changes to or cancel an existing registration? Call 206-548-2424. Changes and cancellations cannot be done through our online registration process.

Changes and cancellations are allowed up to two (2) weeks in advance of the program start date. 

Having issues registering online?  Click here to download the registration form.



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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