KinderZoo

KinderZoo is a 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 ambassador animal up-close and learn all about them!

To sign up for KinderZoo, click on the appropriate time slot under your preferred date below. Please note that only kids need to be registered for KinderZoo, one adult attends with each child registered.

Registration will close at 4 p.m. the day before the class starts (no same day registration) but may fill much earlier!
Please note: there must be a minimum of 5 students to hold a KinderZoo class.

For more information, including our cancellation policy, see our KinderZoo FAQ page.

May

Dazzling Ducks (18 months – 2 years, 10:15 a.m.)
Do you know which animal quacks? Come meet one at KinderZoo and learn what makes him dazzle!

Tuesday, May 3

Friday, May 6

Feasts of Beasts (3 to 5 years, 11:30 a.m.)
What does a bear like to eat? Is it the same as a gecko? In this class, we will find out about the yummy (and yucky) things animals love to eat!

September

Amazing Armadillo (18 months – 2 years, 10:15 a.m.)
Armadillos are some of the most interesting animals around. Come to KinderZoo in September and find out why we call them amazing!

Animal ABC’s (3 to 5 years, 11:30 a.m.)
At KinderZoo in September, we will practice our ABC’s with a little help from our animal friends and make a craft to help us remember them! 

October

Rambunctious Rats (18 months – 2 years, 10:15 a.m.)
Come to KinderZoo in October and meet some adorably rambunctious rats!  We’ll learn all about the adaptations that help them survive and spread all over the world. 

Zoo-per Heroes (3 to 5 years, 11:30 a.m.)
Every animal is a super hero with their own special abilities!  Feel free to wear your own super hero costume to this class as we learn about the many adaptations that make our animals special. 

November

Special Spiders (18 months – 2 years, 10:15 a.m.)
Let’s get together and meet a very special spider! We will make a spider craft and find out why spiders are so important. 

8 is great! (3 to 5 years, 11:30 a.m.)
Counting is more fun with animal friends!  Come count with us and meet an animal with eight legs! 

December

Terrific Turtles (18 months – 2 years, 10:15 a.m.)
Some turtles live right in our own backyard.  Come learn about what makes them so cool!

Animal Shapes (3 to 5 years, 11:30 a.m.)
Shapes are everywhere in nature.  Come to KinderZoo in December and see how many different shapes we can find on our animal friends! 

We want to hear from you! Contact the Education Department at 585.336.7213 or [email protected] with any questions or comments.