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Registration Fees

$75 for members, $95 for non-members


Check back in March more 2020 dates and class times.


Play Care

Students may stay at the Zoo by registering for care before or after summer school classes. There is a maximum of 15 children per session.

Early drop-off: 7:30 – 9 a.m. – $40/child for the 5-day session

After class care: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – $35/child for the 5-day session


Age 13

Join us for an in-depth look at what keepers do on a daily basis during this week-long session. Students will work directly with animals in the Farms, develop public speaking skills, and explore all areas of the Zoo.

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Zookeeper Apprentice Program

Ages 14-17

This is the first level in an exciting, four-part program for teens at Sedgwick County Zoo. All students will start in Level 1, learning about basic animal husbandry and the inner workings of a modern zoo during these two-week sessions.

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Guests with special needs are welcome. Please contact the education department for more information.

For the safety and comfort of other participants, we reserve the right to refuse service to anyone with a fever or who is noticeably sick.

Classes meet in the Cargill Learning Center unless otherwise noted. For safety, please pick up and drop off by entering the building. Space is limited, therefore pre-registration is required. Please contact Cargill Learning Center at 266-8213 for more information. Classes take place rain or shine. Please remember, for everyone’s safety and enjoyment all class participants must meet age requirements – no older or younger siblings allowed, including infants.

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