Come and learn about the animals and all the care that goes into keeping them happy and healthy during this popular class designed especially for 4th-7th grades. Each month we cover a different area at the Zoo with hands-on activities, a behind the scene tour and close up encounter of an animal.

Our fall session will cover northern trail, farm and aquariums. Our spring session will cover tropics, marine mammals and Minnesota animals.

TIME: 9 am – noon
AGES:
Grades 4-7
FEES:
  Zoo Members: $100 Non-Members: $120

Fall 2018 Session:
October 6, November 3 and December 1

Spring 2019 Session:
February 2, March 2 and April 6

How to Register

Register Online

Questions? Email or call 952.431.9390.

Extreme Defenses – Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Hide? Flee? Tell a joke? How would you protect yourself? These extreme defenses come in all shapes and sizes. Prey or predator, all animals want to survive, but some have found some pretty extreme ways of doing so.

DATE: March 27, 2019
AGES: Grades 1-3
TIMES: 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
FEES: Members: $45/day, Non-members: $55/day
BEFORE CARE: Offered from 8-9 a.m. for $5/day (optional)
AFTER CARE: Offered from 3-4 p.m. for $5/day (optional)
DROP OFF/PICK UP AREA: Main south entrance (see confirmation for more details)

How to Register

Register Online

Questions? Email or call 952.431.9390.

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