Rosamond Gifford Zoo

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The Honey Bee Cafe will be closed today. The Hofman Dog Haus will be open and Dippin' Dots are available in the Animal Health Center.

Ages 1-3

Join the education team for programs tailored just for your age group. These programs are perfect for home-schooled children or anyone wild about learning!

Wild Beginnings

Ages 1-3 | 9:15-10 a.m. | 10:30-11:15 a.m.

Join the education team for a three-week program tailored just for the little ones, ages 12 to 36 months. Each themed class includes animal biofacts, nature-themed sensory play, a story and hands on learning! Young ones will explore with their senses as they develop language and motor skills in this early learning adventure. This program is for one child/one caregiver pair. ** Live animals will not be used in this program, but class fee includes admission to enjoy the animals in the zoo on your own after class.


Scurry, Gallop, and Climb How Animals Move - May 6, 13, 20

Animal Colors - October 7, 21, 28

Tuition per session:
Non-members: $50 per child/adult pair
Members: 7% discount
Additional child (in same session): $25


Zoo Edventures FAQ

If your child is enrolled and you must cancel for any reason, your registration fee is non-refundable unless a child on the waiting list can fill your space. In the event the cancelled space is filled, a 25% processing fee will be deducted from your refund.


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