Saturday Safari: 5-7 Year Olds

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Classes are designed to help students (ages 5-7) discover the fascinating world of animals. Classes combine a themed lesson with crafts, activities, trips into the zoo, and animal encounters in the classroom. Program length is 1.5 hours from 10:00 am - 11:30 am.


Member Price: $15 per class
Non-Member Price: $25 per class 

Know Before You Go!

Please send students to class with a water bottle and a snack that does not contain nut products. 

Please dress students in weather appropriate attire with close-toed shoes. Classes will only be cancelled if the zoo is required to close to the public. 

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Fall 2023 - Spring 2024

October 14th - Creepy Crawlies

Slither on over to the zoo to uncover the truth about some of our so-called creepy crawly friends.

November 11th - Beastly Feast

Animals of all kinds are having a feast at the zoo, and you’re invited! We will learn all about carnivores, herbivores, and omnivores. 

December 9th - Tracks & Scat

Can you identify animal tracks? How about their scat? Join us and learn who pooped in the zoo! 

February 10th* - Measuring Up

How tall is a giraffe? How much does an alligator weigh? Find the answers to these questions and more as we explore the science of measurement. 

March 16th - Animal Magicians

Abracadabra! Join us as we reveal the magic of the animal kingdom.

April 13th - Arsty Animals

Did you know that animals can be artists? Let’s paint the zoo in search of our artistic animals.   

May 11th - A Bug's Life

Shrink down to a bug’s size as we explore the marvelous world of insects! 

*Dates subject to change