Hatchlings: Little Scientists

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Saturday August 18

11:00 AM  –  12:00 PM

Join us for our early childhood education toddler program! Hatchlings is a hands on play and exploration time just for 2-4 year olds and an accompanying adult. During this 60 minute program we will sing songs, explore our senses, visit animal friends, and have a yummy snack! Meet new human friends to explore the zoo with afterwards!

Each program starts at 11am and will run for approximately an hour and include a combination of games, crafts, story time, sing-a-longs, and animal friend visits. These programs are specifically designed to promote hands on, self guided play and exploration.

Program price includes admission into the zoo for a child and an adult, a snack, and activities.

General Price - $15
Member Price - $11
Additional Child* - $5
* No more than 3 children per adult.

There are a limited number of spots available in each program, so register early!

May 17 and 19: Tiny Artists
Show off your artistic talents by creating nature themed art work! Explore different paint brushes, or play with your hands! Make a masterpiece to take home with you!

June 14 and 16: Under the Sea
Let’s discover life underwater! We’ll try our hands at “fishing” and take a trip to the underwater viewing cave. Watch out—we might get a little wet during this program!

July 19 and 21: On the Farm
Are you up to the challenge of being a farmer? Help us water and harvest our “crops” and feed our barnyard friends!

August 16 and 18: Little Scientists
Did you know that scientists come in all shapes and sizes? Join us as we experience life as a scientist by doing experiments and learning about the world around us! We’ll even learn about an adult scientist during story time.