Summer Programs

Child-only classes for children age 3½ to entering kindergarten in fall of 2019. All participants must be fully toilet-trained.

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PK/K Week-long Registration

Times

A.M. session: 9:30–Noon
P.M. session: 1:00–3:30 p.m.

Camp Schedule

Barnyard Buddies 
A.M. and P.M. sessions
Explore our farm with a different barnyard buddy each day! Puppet characters introduce campers to cows, chickens, rabbits, sheep, goats, pigs, and horses as they discover how we take care of each of these animals.
Fee: $150 ($125 for Zoo members)

June 3–7 (both)
June 10–14 (pm)
July 8–12 (pm)
July 29–Aug 2 (pm)
Aug 5–9 (pm)
Aug 26–30 (both)


I Spy Surprise
A.M. and P.M. sessions
Join us as we spy animals from around the world. Discover what makes a fish a fish, a mammal a mammal, and much, much more—each day will be a surprise!
Fee: $150 ($125 for Zoo members)

June 10–14 (both)
June 24–28 (both)
July 15–19 (pm)
July 22–26 (pm)
July 29–Aug 2 (am)
Aug 5–9 (pm)
Aug 12–16 (pm)


Jammin’ in the Jungle!macphail logo
Partnership with the MacPhail Center for Music
P.M. Sessions

Animals are musical, too! Explore wild animal sounds and movements with our voices, bodies, and instruments as we create music and art and visit the musical animals of the Zoo. Take home a pre-recorded MacPhail Sing Play Learn CD featuring some of our favorite songs from camp.
Fee: $175 ($150 for Zoo members)

June 17–21
July 15–19
Aug 19–23


Naturally Nature
A.M. and P.M. sessions
Naturally, nature will provide our space and supplies in this all-outdoor summer adventure! Build a fort, create a “rock” band, and dig like prairie dogs while exploring the great outdoors. Camp will take place outdoors; shelter will be available as needed.
Fee: $150 ($125 for Zoo members)

June 24–28 (pm)
July 8–12 (am)
July 15–19 (am)
July 22–26 (both)
July 29–Aug 2 (am)
Aug 5–9 (am)
Aug 12–16 (am)


Rainforest Explorers
A.M. and P.M. sessions
Trek through the tropics as a rainforest explorer and encounter many unique animals. Find brightly colored fish, hear noisy monkeys, and sing with the birds on our rainforest safari.
Fee: $150 ($125 for Zoo members)

June 3–7 (am)
June 17–21 (pm)
July 15–19 (am)
Aug 5–9 (pm)
Aug 12–16 (am)


Where the Wild Things Live
A.M. and P.M. sessions
Meet a different animal friend each day and discover where the wild things live! Explore the tropical habitat of a snake, underwater world of a shark, and where a raccoon may roam to find home sweet home!
Fee: $150 ($125 for Zoo members)

June 3–7 (pm)
June 17–21 (both)
June 24–28 (am)
July 8–12 (both)
July 22–26 (am)


Wild Water Creatures
A.M. and P.M. sessions
Discover the undersea world of monk seals, fish, sharks, and other ocean creatures living at the Zoo. There’s nothing more important than fins, scales, and scutes.
Fee: $150 ($125 for Zoo members)

June 10–14 (both)
June 24–28 (am)
July 15–19 (both)
July 29–Aug 2 (both)
Aug 12–16 (both)
Aug 19–23 (both)
Aug 26–30 (am)