Mon, Feb 18
9:00am - 3:00pm
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52 classes have spots left
Calling all future zookeepers! Grab your boots and come explore what it takes to care for some of the world's most amazing animals. Participants will create animal enrichment, prepare animal diets, and meet some awesome animals up close. This camp is for students in Kindergarten through 5th grade. Snacks will be provided. Children must bring their...
Monday Feb 18th, 9am - 3pm(5 sessions)
Animals inspire us every day - from eye catching inventions and heartwarming stories. This week, we'll explore different animal inspirations around us and perhaps be inspired to create as well! Animal guests, Zoo visits, and hands-on activities are all part of this fun filled week at camp! Snacks will be provided. Children must bring their own nut-free...
Monday Feb 18th, 9am - 3pm(5 sessions)
Have you ever wondered how zoo keepers take care of all of the snakes, lizards and turtles at the Bronx Zoo? Join us for a morning of exploration of how keepers feed, clean up after, and keep the animals mentally and physically healthy. Participants will get up close animal encounters, help make enrichment for our animal collection, and practice...
Thursday Feb 21st, 9am - 12pm
How do zoo exhibit designers go from an exhibit sketch to an actual new space for amazing animals to live in and visitors to experience? In this program, you and your designer will learn about basic exhibit design, animal care and graphic design through an exhibit visit, an up-close animal encounter and engaging activities. We'll wrap up the...
Saturday Feb 23rd, 9am - 10:30am
Discover zoo animals through movement, song, and play. These series foster your child's natural curiosity with early access to exhibits and live animal encounters. This ticket is for one child up to 4 years old and a caretaker. If you would like to add on one additional child, you may do so during check out.
Sunday Feb 24th, 9:30am - 11am(6 sessions)
Come play at the Zoo! Join us on this "caregiver and me" adventure series, where you and your child discover the natural world through play, animal encounters, and guided Zoo visits. This ticket includes one child and one caregiver.
Friday Mar 1st, 9:30am - 10:30am(5 sessions)
Children will have a chance to bond with their grownups while singing songs, meeting live animals, sensory play and craft time! Each session will transition from the one before. Children can build up their skills in learning their numbers, colors, and using their sense of touch, hearing, feeling and smelling! Please Note: Ticket include one caregiver...
Saturday Mar 2nd, 10:30am - 11:30am(6 sessions)
Children will experience first-hand what it's like to be an animal keeper! This fast-paced program is jammed full of special experiences that demonstrate just what it's like to care for the marine mammal and birds that call the New York Aquarium home. Session topics and dates Sharks: Sat, Jan 26, 2019 Fish: Sat, Mar 2, 2019 Animal Trainers:...
Saturday Mar 2nd, 2pm - 3:30pm
Nature Girls is back for more exploration! Give your wild adventurer a chance to get muddy with like-minded girls at the Bronx Zoo Nature Girls series program. Participants will receive a nature backpack to explore the Riverwalk and keep it to explore beyond the program.
Saturday Mar 2nd, 2pm - 4pm(3 sessions)
Wake up with the Central Park Zoo before it opens! Following light breakfast fare, chat with a keeper and learn about our animals, then visit an exhibit where you'll watch the keepers give them their own breakfasts.
Sunday Mar 3rd, 8:30am - 10am
Gather the little ones and load up the stroller for an exciting Stroller Safari at the Zoo! Children and an adult caregiver get early access to the zoo and get to see it come alive during this series program. Each session will have a special theme and include an adventure with preschool activities, stories, and the chance to meet animal ambassadors...
Thursday Mar 7th, 9:30am - 11am(4 sessions)
Take a walk on the wild side! Families discover amazing animal adaptations and survival strategies around the Zoo through fun activities and live animal encounters. Children and caregivers get up close to various animals in the Zoo, help prepare animal treats and understand how keepers care for them each day.
Saturday Mar 9th, 9am - 10:30am
Sunday Mar 10th, 9am - 10:30am
Were you that kid who grew up wanting to be a vet? Now's your chance! First, you will meet some of our ambassador animals up close as you learn from one of our expert conservation educators. Then, gain some insight into the life of one of our vets at the Bronx Zoo as we tour the Wildlife Health Center, view x-rays, and get a chance to practice...
Thursday Mar 14th, 5:30pm - 7pm
Pollinators are extremely important. They help many flowers, fruits, and vegetables grow. Let's help the population of pollinators traveling through our area by planting flowers that help them on their journey! We will meet animals, take home a special plant, and so much more! Please Note: This experience is for children ages 2 and up with an adult....
Sunday Mar 17th, 10am - 11am