Classes

Ed-Zoo-Cational Adventure Program

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Duration:
30-45 minutes
Details:

These 30-45 minute programs enhance any visit to the Zoo. With many topics to choose from, give your group a chance to meet some animals up close!

Reservations should be made two weeks in advance.

Per-Person Cost:
$3 plus Zoo Admission (special prices for school groups)
Registration Required:
Yes
To Register:

Please call 681-3513.

Zoo Adventure Combo

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Duration:
1.5 hour
Details:

Our Ed-Zoo-Cational Combo includes a 45 minute class on a topic  of your choice with live animals, as well as a personal guide through the Zoo to tell you about the animals and answer your questions.  This program lasts approximately 1.5 hours.

Reservations should be made two weeks in advance.

Per-Person Cost:
$5 (plus Zoo admission)
Included with regular
zoo admission:
Yes
To Register:

Please call 681-3559.

Home School (Formal) -Animal Valentines

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Date:
February 10, 2016
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

Animal Valentines

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. Some classes will be divided into age groups (5-8 years and 9-13 years) for certain activities. Parents are welcome but not required.

Formal Home School Classes are more structured than Informal Home School classes.  Attend both!!

Formal Home School classes are running December 9, January 13, February 10, and March 9.

Member Cost:
$6
Non-Member Cost:
$12
Age Restriction:
5-13
To Register:

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

Zoo TOTS- “Bear Snores On”

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Date:
February 13, 2016
Time:
10:00-10:50 am
Details:

Through up-close animal encounters, crafts, and beloved children’s books, you and your child can explore the amazing world of animals.

Registration is required.

This class is offered Saturday, February 13 and Thursday, February 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.

Home School (Informal) – Polar Bears

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Date:
February 23, 2016
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

Polar Bears

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. Some classes will be divided into age groups (5-8 years and 9-13 years) for certain activities. Parents are welcome at a cost of $6/member, $12/non-member.

Informal Home School classes are designed to give the students more choices and more chances for social opportunities all while learning about our amazing animals. Attend both the Formal and the Informal classes for a well rounded Zoo experience!

Informal Home School classes are running December 15, January 26, February 23 and March 22.

Member Cost:
$6
Non-Member Cost:
$12
Age Restriction:
5-13
To Register:

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

Home School (Formal) -Walk on the WILD Side

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Date:
March 9, 2016
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

Walk on the WILD Side (Native Animals)

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. Some classes will be divided into age groups (5-8 years and 9-13 years) for certain activities. Parents are welcome but not required.

Formal Home School Classes are more structured than Informal Home School classes.  Attend both!!

Formal Home School classes are running December 9, January 13, February 10, and March 9.

Member Cost:
$6
Non-Member Cost:
$12
Age Restriction:
5-13
To Register:

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

Zoo TOTS- “There was an Old Lady who Swallowed a Frog”

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Date:
March 12, 2016
Time:
10:00-10:50 am
Details:

Through up-close animal encounters, crafts, and beloved children’s books, you and your child can explore the amazing world of animals.

Registration is required.

This class is offered Saturday, March 12 and Thursday, March 17 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 (Informal) – Butterflies

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Date:
March 22, 2016
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

Butterflies

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. Some classes will be divided into age groups (5-8 years and 9-13 years) for certain activities. Parents are welcome at a cost of $6/member, $12/non-member.

Informal Home School classes are designed to give the students more choices and more chances for social opportunities all while learning about our amazing animals. Attend both the Formal and the Informal classes for a well rounded Zoo experience!

Informal Home School classes are running December 15, January 26, February 23 and March 22.

Member Cost:
$6
Non-Member Cost:
$12
Age Restriction:
5-13
To Register:

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