Introducing KinderZoo! A new program for preschoolers and their grown-ups to play, discover, and learn in a fun, interactive way.  Join us as we explore different animals and habitats, using games, BioFacts, and engaging, age-appropriate activities. Each class will also include the opportunity to meet an education animal up-close and learn all about them!

To sign up for KinderZoo, click on the appropriate time slot under your preferred date below.

Classes fill up fast. Pre-registration is recommended.


Feasts of Beasts

What does a bear like to eat? Is it the same as a gecko? During KinderZoo in the month of September, we will discover the yummy (and yucky!) things that animals love to eat!

Tuesday, Sept. 5th

Saturday, Sept. 9th

Friday, Sept. 15th

Sunday, Sept. 17th


Zoo-per Heroes

Every animal is a super hero with their own special abilities! For our Zoo-per Heroes classes throughout October, feel free to wear your own super hero costume as we learn about the many adaptations that makes the Zoo animals special.

Tuesday, Oct. 3rd

Friday, Oct. 13th

Saturday, Oct. 14th

Sunday Oct. 22nd


Safari Time!

Have you ever wanted to go to Africa? KinderZoo in November is your chance to meet an African animal up-close without having to travel across the ocean. We will learn about African animals and the important jobs they have.

Saturday, Nov. 4th

Sunday, Nov. 5th

Tuesday, Nov. 7th

Friday, Nov. 17th


All Kinds of Coats

We wear coats in the winter to keep warm, but animals wear theirs all the time! During KinderZoo in December, learn about the different kinds of “coats” animals have, and why they are so important.

Tuesday, Dec. 5th

Friday, Dec. 8th

Sunday, Dec. 10th

Saturday, Dec. 16th

We want to hear from you! Contact the Education Department at (585) 336-7213 or with any questions or comments.