Classes

Ed-Zoo-Cational Adventure

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Duration:
45 minutes
Details:

These programs enhance any visit to the Zoo. With many topics to choose from, give your group a chance to meet some animals up close!

Non-Member Cost:
$2 plus Zoo Admission (special prices for school groups)

Home School-Animal Kids

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Date:
September 10, 2014
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

Growing up is hard!

Science has never been more exciting, with up-close animal encounters, tours, experiments and more. Each month is a new topic and helps to meet state standards. Classes will usually be divided into age groups (5-8 years and 9-13 years) and will run simultaneously. Parents are welcome but not required.

Home School classes are running August 13, September 10, November 12, and December 10.

Member Cost:
$6
Non-Member Cost:
$12
Age Restriction:
Classes will usually be divided into age groups (5-8 years and 9-13 years) and will run simultaneously.
To Register:

Registration is required. Please call (309) 681-3559 to make reservations.

Zoo TOTS U & V are for …….

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Date:
September 13, 2014
Time:
10:00-10:50 am
Details:

Explore the alphabet at the Zoo- join us answer look at the animal world from A to Z. Through up-close animal encounters, crafts, and stories, you and your child can explore the amazing world of animals.

This class is offered Saturday, September 13 and Thursday, September 18 at 10:00 am.

Member Cost:
$7
Non-Member Cost:
$15
Age Restriction:
For ages 2-4 (parents must attend)
To Register:

Sorry there was a misprint in the PPD Playbook, NO ZOO TOTS CLASS on Sept 8th.

Classes fill fast. Call to Register at 681-3513.

Spooky Creatures & Scary Plants

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Date:
October 18, 2014
Time:
2:00-3:30 pm
Duration:
1.5 hours
Details:

Instructors: Zoo & Botanical Garden Staff

Within nature, there are many spooky creatures and seriously dangerous, even frightening, plants. In the spirit of Howl-Zoo-Ween and the Chrysanthemum Show “The Nightmare before Christmas”, we will explore sensationally spooky creatures and beautiful but dangerous plants. The class will be held at the new Tropics classroom at the Zoo (use the old Zoo entrance).  Halloween fun for the whole family! Spooky snacks will be served!

Member Cost:
$7.50 (Garden or Zoo Member)
Non-Member Cost:
$15
Minimum Number:
10
Maximum Number:
40
Registration Required:
Yes
To Register:

Classes fill fast. Call to Register at 681-3559.

Zoo TOTS- W & X are for …….

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Date:
November 8, 2014
Time:
10:00-10:50 am
Details:

Explore the alphabet at the Zoo- join us answer look at the animal world from A to Z. Through up-close animal encounters, crafts, and stories, you and your child can explore the amazing world of animals.

This class is offered Saturday, November 8 and Thursday November 20 at 10:00 am.

 

Member Cost:
$7
Non-Member Cost:
$15
Age Restriction:
For ages 2-4 (parents must attend)
To Register:

Classes fill fast. Call to Register at 681-3513.

Home School-Poopology

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Date:
November 12, 2014
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

Smells not included!

Science has never been more exciting, with up-close animal encounters, tours, experiments and more. Each month is a new topic and helps to meet state standards. Classes will usually be divided into age groups (5-8 years and 9-13 years) and will run simultaneously. Parents are welcome but not required.

Home School classes are running August 13, September 10, November 12, and December 10.

Member Cost:
$6
Non-Member Cost:
$12
Age Restriction:
Classes will usually be divided into age groups (5-8 years and 9-13 years) and will run simultaneously.
To Register:

Registration is required. Please call (309) 681-3559 to make reservations.

Home School-Remarkable Reptiles

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Date:
December 10, 2014
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

“Cold blooded and Cool”

Science has never been more exciting, with up-close animal encounters, tours, experiments and more. Each month is a new topic and helps to meet state standards. Classes will usually be divided into age groups (5-8 years and 9-13 years) and will run simultaneously. Parents are welcome but not required.

Home School classes are running August 13, September 10, November 12, and December 10.

Member Cost:
$6
Non-Member Cost:
$12
Age Restriction:
Classes will usually be divided into age groups (5-8 years and 9-13 years) and will run simultaneously.
To Register:

Registration is required. Please call (309) 681-3559 to make reservations.

Zoo TOTS- Y & Z are for …….

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Date:
December 13, 2014
Time:
10:00-10:50 am
Details:

Explore the alphabet at the Zoo- join us answer look at the animal world from A to Z. Through up-close animal encounters, crafts, and stories, you and your child can explore the amazing world of animals.

This class is offered Saturday, December 13 and Thursday December 18 at 10:00 am.

Member Cost:
$7
Non-Member Cost:
$15
Age Restriction:
For ages 2-4 (parents must attend)
To Register:

Classes fill fast. Call to Register at 681-3513.

Zoo TOTS- Y & Z are for …….

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Date:
December 18, 2014
Time:
10:00-10:50 am
Details:

Explore the alphabet at the Zoo- join us answer look at the animal world from A to Z. Through up-close animal encounters, crafts, and stories, you and your child can explore the amazing world of animals.

This class is offered Saturday, December 13 and Thursday December 18 at 10:00 am.

Member Cost:
$7
Non-Member Cost:
$15
Age Restriction:
For ages 2-4 (parents must attend)
To Register:

Classes fill fast. Call to Register at 681-3513.