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Summer Learning Adventures

Learning Adventures

Class Themes

Registration Fees

$75 for members, $95 for non-members

Class dates and times

June 7-11

Age Class Name Time
4-5  Give a Helping Hand SOLD OUT
6-9  Give a Helping Hand SOLD OUT
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: Citizen Science 9 – 11:30 a.m.
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: Farms & Downing Gorilla Forest SOLD OUT

June 14-18

Age Class Name Time
4-5  Outdoor Adventurers SOLD OUT
6-9  Outdoor Adventurers SOLD OUT
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: Zookeeping 101 SOLD OUT

June 21-25

Age Class Name Time
4-5  SAFE SOLD OUT
6-9  SAFE SOLD OUT
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: Ectotherms SOLD OUT
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: North America & Australia/South America SOLD OUT

July 5-9

Age Class Name Time
4-5  Home Sweet Home  SOLD OUT
6-9  Home Sweet Home SOLD OUT
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: Citizen Science 9 – 11:30 a.m.
 

July 12-16

Age Class Name Time
4-5  Give a Helping Hand  9 – 11:30 a.m.
6-9  Give a Helping Hand SOLD OUT
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: Veterinary Medicine SOLD OUT
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: Career Exploration SOLD OUT

July 19-23

Age Class Name Time
4-5  Outdoor Adventurers SOLD OUT
6-9  Outdoor Adventurers SOLD OUT
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: Birds SOLD OUT
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: Art in the Zoo SOLD OUT

July 26-30

Age Class Name Time
4-5  SAFE SOLD OUT
6-9  SAFE SOLD OUT
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: Elephants & Horticulture SOLD OUT
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: Veldt SOLD OUT

August 2-6

Age Class Name Time
4-5  Home Sweet Home 9 – 11:30 a.m.
6-9  Home Sweet Home 9 – 11:30 a.m.
10-12  Junior Zookeeper: Zookeeping 101 SOLD OUT

Registration

To register, click the appropriate link below, select your start date, and add the class to your cart.

Play Care

Before Care
Early drop-off care is available from 7:30-9 a.m. for students enrolled in Summer Learning Adventures. Children age four and older will enjoy activities and Zoo walks during this time. Space is limited. Fee is $40 for one week of care.

Member Registration    Non-Member Registration

Between Care
Students enrolled in two sections of Junior Zookeeper in the same week may stay between classes under the care of Education Department staff. Students should plan to bring a sack lunch each day. Between Care is offered 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Fee is $40 for one week of care.

Member Registration   Non-Member Registration

 

 

Teen Programs

Edventure Academy

Ages 13-17

Join us for an exciting hands-on look at conservation! In Edventure Academy, students will have the opportunity to assist with multiple Citizen Science projects and learn the basics of environmental interpretation.

Full Details Edventure Academy More Info

Zooniversity

Age 13

Join us for an in-depth look at what zookeepers do on a daily basis by spending one week of your summer with us.

Full Details Zooniversity More Info

Zookeeper Apprentice Program

Ages 14-17

This is the first level in a four-part program for teens at Sedgwick County Zoo.

Full Details Zookeeper Apprentice Program More Info

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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