YOUTH PROGRAMS

For middle school and high school students.

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

Zoo Careers Exploration Day

Flamingo Exam

Date: Saturday, April 27, 2024
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
Age: 13 - 18 years
Cost: $20.00 per youth

Welcome to our first Zoo Career Exploration Day of 2024! Join us this spring to explore diverse career pathways and learn firsthand what Woodland Park Zoo is all about. You'll hear from a career panel of zoo professionals and have a chance to ask all the questions in a joint Q&A and individual breakout sessions. Leave with some tips about educational paths and experiences that can help launch you into a zoo or conservation career. After the program is over, you will be able to explore the zoo for the rest of the day on your own!

Scholarships available. Email classes@zoo.org, for more information.

Registration Closed

 

 

Woodland Wander: A City Nature Challenge Adventure with Woodland Park Zoo

Free to attend. Ages 12 - 18. Registration required.


Saturday, April 20, 2024, 10:00 - 1:00 PM | Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park

Explore the beauty of Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park with YMCA Earth Service Corps (YESC) and Woodland Park Zoo! Join us for a nature walk where you'll learn to use iNaturalist to identify species and participate in the 2024 City Nature Challenge. Connect with nature and contribute to biodiversity conservation efforts. Transportation assistance available from YESC.

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Our Mission

Woodland Park Zoo saves wildlife and inspires everyone to make conservation a priority in their lives.

Land Acknowledgment

Woodland Park Zoo recognizes that these are the lands of the Tribal signatories of the Treaty of Point Elliott. We acknowledge their stewardship of this place continues to this day and that it is our responsibility to join them to restore the relationship with the living world around us.


5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98103   |  206.548.2500  |   zooinfo@zoo.org


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