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Kids Zoo Patrol at Beardsley Zoo
August 5, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating until August 12, 2019
The Kids Zoo Patrol at Beardsley Zoo will be held every Monday in July through August 12th. Children get a fun week of activities, tours, and behind-the-scenes experiences. Each day Patrollers patrol an area of the Zoo– Rainforest, Predators, Farmyard, Hoofstock–and have a special presentation by our keeper staff.
The activities may include making enrichment items for the animals, watching training procedures, learning about new habitats, and more. We offer Zoo-related games, crafts and activities for the younger Patrollers. Sessions for older children may include tracking, scientific observation, and artifact identification. Zoo Patrollers also take part in all special summer shows offered by Zoo staff.
Sessions are scheduled for children 6-8, 9-11 and 12-14.
July 1-5: Session for 12 to 14 year olds
July 8-12: Session for 6 to 8 year olds
July 15-19: Session for 9-11 year olds
July 22-26: Session for 6 to 8 year olds
July 29-Aug 2: Session for 9 to 11 year olds
Aug 5-9: Session for 6 to 8 year olds
Aug 12-16: Session for 9 to 11 year olds
$175/week for members
$200/week for non-members
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