SCHOOL BREAK CAMPS

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dates & themes

 

Flight - 3 Day Camp

November 19-21
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Half-Day Session (ages 4-6)

9 a.m. - noon
Fee: $185

Full-Day Session (ages 5-9)
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Fee: $270


Description
Look up! Is that a bird, a bat or a bug? We will devote a day to each of these flying creatures and discover what makes each species unique.

Extended Day Program
4 - 5:30 p.m.
Fee: $15/day

 

 

 

 

Born to be Wild - 3 Day Camp

December 26-28
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Half-Day Session (ages 4-6)   
9 a.m. - noon
Fee: $185

Full-Day Session (ages 5-9)
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Fee: $270


Description
Learning to walk, fly or hunt their own food are all challenging things baby animals must learn on their own or from their parents. Come explore the exciting world of growing up in the wild!

Extended Day Program

4 - 5:30 p.m.
Fee: $15/day

 

 

 

Animal Tracking - 4 Day Camp

December 31-January 4
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Half-Day Session (ages 4-6)
9 a.m. - noon
$215

Full-Day Session (ages 5-9)
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
$325

Description
Learn some of the tricks scientists use to find and identify animals in the wild. Practice your observation skills and you just might find things other zoo visitors never see! 

Extended Day Program

4 - 5:30 p.m.
Fee: $15/day

 

All registration buttons link to our online registration system. If you prefer to register by paper, please click here to download a camp registration form that may be returned by email, fax or postal mail. 

 

Camp Waitlist

If your preferred camp session is full, you may email us to have your child placed on the camp waitlist. Please include your child's name and date of birth as well as your preferred camp session in your message.

If space becomes available, we will contact waitlisted families with an offer and deadline for accepting the open space.
 

additional INFORMATION

 


Camp Parent Guide

Please review the Camp Parent Guide prior to the start of camp. This guide includes important guidelines as well as a chart with drop-off and pick-up locations for each camp.

Read the Camp Parent Guide


Extended Day Program

The zoo offers an Extended Day program for the convenience of parents and caretakers. Afternoon Extended Day is available year-round, and both morning and afternoon Extended Day are offered in summer.

Find out more about Extended Day


FAQ, Safety Policies & Staff Bios

Find answers to frequently asked questions, details on the zoo's safety policies and Camp Staff bios and photos.

Read the FAQ, Safety Policies & Staff Bios


Changes & Cancellations

Instructions for changing or canceling camp sessions and details on the zoo's refund policy.

Read the zoo's Cancellation Policy

 

Classes & Camps Scholarships

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Woodland Park Zoo is pleased to provide limited scholarship opportunities for eligible families towards zoo classes or day camp programs. Summer camp scholarship applications are accepted beginning February 1 of each year and throughout the year for school break camps and classes.

At this time, all 2018 summer camp scholarships have been awarded. Although we will continue to accept applications for all weeks of summer camp, we are unable to guarantee if or when new funds may become available.

If you are interested in a scholarship for the Discoveries Day Camp program, you must apply through the Seattle Children's Theatre.

Scholarship Application

 

contact


If you have additional questions or need assistance, please contact a registration staff member by email or by phone at 206.548.2424 ext 3. If you are unable to reach a staff member by phone, please leave a detailed message and we will make every effort to return your call within 2 business days.