• Open daily 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Grounds close at 4 p.m.

Classes for 4- & 5-Year Olds


This series of classes is great for your older pre-schooler, not quite old enough for kindergarten but looking for something fun!

2015 class schedule:

  • Hug a Bug: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 20 OR 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m on Friday, January 23 OR 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, January 24: This month, come meet some misunderstood creatures, the bugs, and learn why these little guys are so incredibly important and totally cool.

  • Critters in the Cold: 1 to 2 p.m. on Saturday, February 7 OR 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 10 OR 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. on Friday, February 13: This month, learn about what animals do to survive the cold.

  • Animal Disguises:  1 to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 14 OR 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 17 OR 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, March 20: This month, learn about some of the unusual ways animals hide themselves in their natural range.

Cost: $11 per child for members; $17 per child for non-members. Pre-registration is required. Songs, activities, a snack and an up-close look at one of our education animals are included in this program.