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Kids for Nature Summer Camp
Registration begins February 2nd.

No phone registrations will be accepted.

Age & Cancellation Policy
Children must be in the camp for their grade. (no exceptions). Programs are held rain, snow or shine. Refunds (minus 10% processing fee) are available if you cancel at least 2 weeks in advance. No refund if you cancel less than 2 weeks in advance. The Zoo reserves the right to cancel camps with insufficient registration or to meet health regulations. In the event of such a cancellation, all your fees will be refunded.

Campers must be registered in the grade level in which they are currently enrolled.

For example, if your child is currently in Kindergarten, your child will need to be registered in the PreK-K camps.

Wait List
When a program sells out, the waitlist automatically opens. You do not need to call to check your waitlist status and there is no fee to be on the waitlist.

Zooper Senses
Price: $125.00
Half day camp
Pre-K (4)-K
Zooper Senses – Can you use your sense of smell like a lion or see the world through a bug’s eyes? Use your five senses to navigate nature like the animals do.
 

Animals in Action
Price: $125.00
Half day camp
Pre-K (4)-K
Animals in Action – Can you run like a zebra or jump like a kangaroo? Move like the animals do in this action-packed camp experience!
 

Animal Tales
Price: $175.00
Pre-K (4)-K
Animal Tales – Do you love a good story? Campers will enjoy tales full of wonder and animal adventures in this camp, and they may even make a very special Zoo Story to take home and share.
 

Animal Builders
Price: $175.00
Pre-K(4) - K
Animal Builders – Can you build a nest using sticks and mud? Learn about the amazing structures that animals build and put your own building skills to the test in this hands-on experience.
 

Nature's Artist
Price: $175.00
Grades 1st - 2nd 
Nature’s Artists – Can you spot all the colors of the rainbow in nature? Discover the unique and beautiful textures, colors, shapes, and patterns found in nature.
 

Animal Acrobats
Price: $175.00
Grades 1st - 2nd
Animal Acrobats – Can you swing, leap, or fly like the animals do? Take a journey through the Zoo and discover the amazing ways that animals move through nature.

Creative Critters
Price: $175.00
Grades 1st - 2nd
Creative Critters – Can you paint with mud or make an amazing sculpture using pieces and parts you found outside? Explore your creative side using natural elements found in your own backyard.
 

Wild Kitchen
Price: $175.00
Grades 1st - 2nd
Wild Kitchen – Get an inside scoop on how the Zoo feeds 1,000+ animals every day. Experience exciting behind-the-scenes tours and learn what it takes to feed the Zoo!
 

Animal Olympics
Price: $175.00
Grades 3rd - 4th
Animal Olympics – What skills and abilities make you special? Compare your own strengths to the animal Olympians found in the wild world.
 

Conservation Quest
Price: $175.00
Grades 3rd - 4th
Conservation Quest – Do you have what it takes to be a hero for wildlife? Learn about endangered species and what the Zoo is doing to help wildlife at home and around the world.
 

Zoo Sleuth
Price: $175.00
Grades 3rd - 4th
Zoo Sleuth - Use your observation skills to explore the wild world around you. Can you identify what animals are around by investigating the clues they leave behind?
 

Exhibit Engineers
Price: $175.00
Grades 3rd - 4th 
Exhibit Engineers – Practice your investigative skills as you learn the ins and outs of Zoo exhibit design. Do you have what it takes to engineer the perfect exhibit?
 

Zoo Careers
Price: $175.00
Grades 5th - 6th 
Zoo Careers – Learn about the always amazing, sometimes surprising, careers in the animal field! Campers will learn the unique skills and perspectives needed to help wildlife.
 

Junior Zoologist
Price: $175.00
Grades 5th - 6th
Junior Zoologist – Explore what it means to be an animal scientist! Classify animals, meet the experts, and experience exciting behind-the-scenes tours in this hands-on Zoo adventure. 
 

 
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