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




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Zoo Sprouts   

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.

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

 Spring Session - NEW SERIES FORMAT!

Each 3-class series covers a different variety of zoo topics and areas. 

Ages: 3-5 years
Time: 10:00-11:30 a.m.
Fee: $75/3-week session each adult/child pair 
        $30 each additional child

3154: Thursdays Feb 27, Mar 6 and Mar 13 - Full

Colors of the Wild: Red! Yellow! Blue! Green! Which one is your favorite? Join us for an exciting adventure into the world of colors. From green grass to yellow slugs to red ladybugs, we’ll travel the zoo to find all the colors of the rainbow.

Animal Habitats: Whether on the plains or in the trees, animals have all sorts of ways to make a home. Join us as we search for animal habitats around the zoo. Get a chance to discover a den, build a burrow, or share a shelter while learning about some amazing animal abodes.

Radical Reptiles: Stay warm and dry while getting to know the scaly creatures that live in our cozy indoor exhibits! Join us for games, stories and crafts in the classroom before heading out to visit our snakes, lizards, tortoises and more!

3164: Wednesdays, Apr 9, Apr 16 and Apr 23

Rockin’ in the Rainforest: Join us for a fun and musical exploration into the world’s rainforests. We will visit animals from both tropical and temperate rainforests and explore the music of the forests through homemade instruments and a toddler dance party! Get ready for a rockin’ good time!

Critter Counting: One, two, three, how many do you see? Come with us on a counting journey through the zoo! We’ll practice our 1, 2, 3’s while we learn about the natural world.

Brother Bears: What do brown bears do in the winter? Learn more about a day in the life of our brother bears. Discover what they eat, how they play and visit their exhibit.

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


Young Explorers

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 are usually offered in the summer months.   



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 cnacel 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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