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 a program 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.
Please note: there must be a minimum of 5 students to hold a KinderZoo class.
Super Snakes (18 months – 3 years, 10:15 a.m.)
Snakes can smell with their tongues! Come to KinderZoo in November to meet a snake and find out what else makes snakes so super.
Animal ABC’s (3 years – 5 years, 11:30 a.m.)
At KinderZoo in November, we will practice our ABC’s with a little help from our animal friends and make a craft to help us remember them!
Amazing Armadillo (18 months – 3 years, 10:15 a.m.)
Armadillos are some of the most interesting animals around. Come to KinderZoo in December and find out why they’re so amazing!
Animals Coverings (3 years – 5 years, 11:30 a.m.)
At KinderZoo, we love all types of animals! Come feel some different animal coverings and meet an animal with a very unique covering of his own.
Gripping Geckos (18 months – 3 years, 10:15 a.m.)
Geckos have some great adaptations. At KinderZoo in January, we will meet a gecko and find out what makes him so gripping!
Animal Colors (3 years – 5 years, 11:30 a.m.)
How many colors can you find in nature? Some animals have a lot of colors, some have only a few. This month, we’ll talk about how animals use their colors and see how many we can find.
Charming Chinchillas (18 months – 3 years, 10:15 a.m.)
Chinchillas are some of the fluffiest animals around. Come to KinderZoo in February and find out what else makes chinchillas charming!
Warm at Heart (3 years – 5 years, 11:30 a.m.)
Some animals like the cold! At KinderZoo in February, we will learn about how animals stay warm in cold temperatures and meet an animal that prefers the cold.
Tough Tortoises (18 months – 3 years, 10:15 a.m.)
Tortoises have to be tough to survive. This month at KinderZoo, we will meet a tortoise up-close and find out what makes her so cool!
Animal Shapes (3 years – 5 years, 11:30 a.m.)
Shapes are everywhere in nature. Come to KinderZoo in March to see how many different shapes we can find on our animal friends!
Tremendous Toads (18 months – 3 years, 10:15 a.m.)
Come to KinderZoo in April and meet a toad up-close! We’ll also move around like a toad and find out what makes them tremendous.
Animal Movements (3 years – 5 years, 11:30 a.m.)
Let’s hop, slither, and crawl together! These are just a few ways that we will move like an animal during KinderZoo this month.
Hungry Hedgehogs (18 months – 3 years, 10:15 a.m.)
What do you like to eat? Is it the same as a hedgehog? Come find out at KinderZoo in May and meet a hedgehog!
Animal Senses (3 years – 5 years, 11:30 a.m.)
Can you imagine what it would be like to see at night or smell underground? Come to KinderZoo where we will see, hear, feel, and smell to explore the world around us.
We want to hear from you! Contact the Education Department at 585.336.7213 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or comments.