Camps

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Spring Break Mini-Camp: Grades 2-5 Only!

Do you love animals, science, or just plain old having fun? Spring Break Mini-Zoocamp is a 4 day camp for children with a focus on learning about animals, both at the zoo and in the wild. Zoocamp will include animal encounters, science activities, crafts, outside exploring, storytelling, games, and more!

Bring a sack lunch; snack and drink provided.

Animal Encounters, Science Activities, Crafts, Outside Exploring, Story Telling, Games, and more!

Registration MUST be done by March 21st!

Cost: Member $80,  Non-Member $100

*Registration for Zoo Camp is through the Peoria Zoo only.
Please call 681-3559 or contact us to register

Zoo Camp 2016: Go for the GOLD, Zoo Camp!

Looking for an EXCITEMENT this summer?

Peoria Zoo is celebrating the Summer Olympics!
Animals have developed many athletic abilities in order to thrive in the wild.
Join us at Zoo Camp to find out how they run, jump, swim, and even eat their way to survival!
 

Every weekly program includes:

Animal Encounters, Science Activities, Crafts, Outside Exploring, Story Telling, Games, and more!

Registration starts March 1st 

*Registration for Zoo Camp is through the Peoria Zoo only.
Please call 681-3559 or contact us to register

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*Registration is required

Programs will fill quickly and are on a first come, first serve basis.

Registration fees are non-refundable. The Zoo reserves the right to cancel programs with insufficient registration. A full refund will be given for program cancellations. Programs are held rain or shine.

Snacks and beverages will be provided. Campers in sessions 2,3,4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 need to bring a sack lunch.

Each Zoo camper will be experiencing a program especially designed to meet the needs, interests and expectations appropriate to their age and developmental stage, so it is important that the age guidelines are followed. Please do not request to enroll children in other age categories.

*Note: Each grade level has two session dates to choose from. The materials covered are the same for both sessions.

Age

Dates

Time

Fee

Kindergarten/First Grade (Session 1 & 9)
Zookids who will be entering kindergarten or first grade.  Snack and drink provided.

June 6-10
Or
 August 1-5

9:00 am – 12:00 noon

 

$110 members
$120 non-members

Second/Third Grade   (Session 2 & 8)
(2 sessions to choose from)
Zookids who will be entering 2nd or 3rd grade.  Bring a sack lunch, snack and drink provided.

June 13-17
Or
July 25-29

9:00 am – 2:00 pm

 

$120 members
$130 non-members

* *Fourth/Fifth Grade (Session 3 & 7)
  (Two sessions to choose from)
Zookids who will be entering 4th or 5th grade.  Bring a sack lunch, snack and drink provided.

June 20-23
Or
 July 18-21

9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Monday-Thursday

$135 members
$145 non-members

** Sixth/Seventh/Eighth Grade 
(Session 4 & 6)
Zookids who will be entering 6th, 7th, or 8th grade.  Bring a sack lunch, snack and drink provided.

June 27-30
 Or
July 11-14
 

9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Monday-Thursday

$145 members
$155 non-members

**These camps will include a Zoo Snooze from 7:00 pm Thursday night until 9 am Friday morning.  The camp session for these weeks will officially end at 9 am on Friday.  A bonus day of camp on Friday is available for an additional cost. Please call for more information.

MINI-CAMP for Kindergarten and 1st Graders
This Camp session includes unique content, and can be attended instead of or in addition to the sessions offered above.   

Session 5
K-1st Grade

Zookids who will be entering Kindergarten or 1st grade. Snack and drink provided.

 

July 6-July 8

 

9:00 am 12:00 noon

 

 

$75 members
$85 non-members

To register, please call (309) 681-3559 or

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