Summer ZooCamp

ZooCamp at Seneca Park Zoo immerses kids in wildlife, the environment and the need to protect and care for both, all in a unique setting: The Zoo!

ZooCampers can count on:
• An immersive experience at the Zoo, including helping zoo keepers
• Learning about the animals they know and love
• Plenty of time outdoors, taking nature hikes and playing
• Meeting other kids who have similar interests

Parents can count on:
• Children bursting with new knowledge and excitement from their days at camp.
• Daily emails to stay informed of what children are learning so you can keep the conversation going at home!
• Feeling good knowing that enrolling kids in camp helps save endangered lemurs through support of conservation efforts in Madagascar.

When?

Half-day: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Full-day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

For whom?

Children ages 3 to 12

How Much?

For members: $135 for half-day; $210 for full day
For non-members: $155 for half day; $230 for full day

Click on a camp name to see a full description and to register. Tip: bookmark this page so you can conveniently browse camp options.

Summer ZooCamp options will be posted in January 2019 – Stay tuned!

Registrations are based on age of child as of June 1, 2019.

Add Before or After Care options when you register.

Sponsored by

Canandaigua National Bank B&W

Information & Policies

Registrations are based on the age of the child as of June 1, 2019.

Preschool camps for ages 3 and 4 are held weekly in June and run from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. Snacks are provided. Campers will have a more positive experience if they are already comfortable in group settings without their parent. Two counselors support a maximum of 14 children. Half-day fees apply. Before or After Care options are not available. Child must be potty trained to attend camp.

School-age camps for ages 5 to 12 begin the week of June 25 and end the week of August 20. Full-day is 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., with Before Care drop-off at 8 a.m. After Care pick-up at 5 p.m. Snacks are provided. Campers bring their own lunch and water bottle. Two counselors support a maximum of 20 children. Campers will have a more positive experience if they are prepared to spend a part of each day outside and should dress accordingly.

Half-day option is available for campers ages 5 – 9. Half-day is 9 a.m. to 12 noon, with pick-up before lunch.

Before Care or After Care is available for school-age campers and costs $25/week

Each child receives a camp t-shirt.

Payment in full is due with registration. Payments are non-refundable. Please read and complete medical and registration information online. A pick-up authorization form will be sent with your confirmation letter and must be completed one week prior to the first day of camp.

There must be a minimum of 5 campers to hold a ZooCamp.

Summer ZooCamp Scholarships
Scholarships are available on a first come, first serve basis to cover 50% or 100% of the camp registration fee for one week of camp per child. If interested, please complete the application below.

Materials can be scanned and emailed to education@senecazoo.org with ZooCamp Scholarship in the subject line or mailed to:

Education Department – ZooCamp Scholarship
2222 St. Paul St.
Rochester, NY 14621

Questions?

Call 585.336.7213

Your registration helps save endangered lemurs!