• giraffe
  • cockatoo
  • rhino
  • skink
  • lemur

Classes

Ed-Zoo-Cational Adventure Program

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:
Special school group rates. Please call for pricing.
Registration Required:
Yes
To Register:

Please call 681-3513.

Zoo Adventure Combo

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:
Special school group rates. Please call for pricing.
Included with regular
zoo admission:
Yes
To Register:

Please call 681-3559.

Home School (Informal) -Animals in Literature

Date:
February 26, 2019
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

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 $7/member, $14/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 January 29, February 26, March 26, and April 30.

Member Cost:
$7
Non-Member Cost:
$14
Age Restriction:
5-13
To Register:

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

Home School (Formal) – Birds

Date:
March 13, 2019
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

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 Jan 9, Feb 13, Mar 13, Apr 10.

Member Cost:
$7
Non-Member Cost:
$14
Age Restriction:
5-13
To Register:

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

Home School (Informal) -Mythbusters

Date:
March 26, 2019
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

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 $7/member, $14/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 January 29, February 26, March 26, and April 30.

Member Cost:
$7
Non-Member Cost:
$14
Age Restriction:
5-13
To Register:

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

Home School (Formal) -Zooperhero Invertebrates

Date:
April 10, 2019
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

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 $7/member, $14/non-member. Formal Home School classes are running January 9, February 13, March 13, and April 10.

Member Cost:
$7
Non-Member Cost:
$14
Age Restriction:
5-13
To Register:

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

Home School (Informal) – BEEP! BEEP!

Date:
April 30, 2019
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

Animal Enrichment

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 $7/member, $14/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 Jan 29, Feb 26, Mar 26 and Apr 30

Member Cost:
$7
Non-Member Cost:
$14
Age Restriction:
5-13
To Register:

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