School Break & Evening Programs

School Break Camps

Grades K-5

Looking for something for your children to do on a school holiday? Send them to the zoo for the day!
Registration and payment must be made in advance using CampDoc.

Bird Bonanza Camp

Tues. March 26, 2024 (one spot left) -or- Tues. April 16, 2024 | 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Meet some of the zoo’s feathered friends and learn about the variety of birds found on our planet through games and hands-on activities. Snacks provided. Bring a bag lunch.


Mammal Mania Camp

Wed. March 27, 2024 (full) -or- Wed. April 17, 2024 | 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Meet some of the zoo’s furriest friends and learn about their special characteristics through games and hands-on activities. Snacks provided. Bring a bag lunch.


Winter Zookeeper Camp: Fur & Feathers

Thursday, December 28, 2023 | 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
This camp is full. You many join the waiting list through the online registration process.

No school? Don’t hibernate! Come help the zookeepers take care of the animals and make a bunch of new animal (and human) friends! Bring a bag lunch.


Winter Zookeeper Camp: Scales & Tails

Friday, December 29, 2023 | 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
This camp is full. You many join the waiting list through the online registration process.

No school? Don’t hibernate! Come help the zookeepers take care of the animals and make a bunch of new animal (and human) friends! Bring a bag lunch.


Animal Fun & Games Camp

Monday, February 19, 2024 | 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
This camp is full. You many join the waiting list through the online registration process.

Play games, create enrichment, and meet animals up close! Snacks provided. Bring a bag lunch.


Cost:

$60 Members | $65 Non-Members

If a program is full, you can join the waiting list through the online registration process.

Zookeeper Job Shadowing

Ages 13-17

Spend a morning helping behind the scenes at the zoo! Prepare animal diets, make enrichments, tour our veterinary clinic, and more!

Job Shadowing

This is the same class repeated. Choose ONE date to attend:

Friday, February 23, 2024 | 9:00 a.m-12:00 noon

Thursday, March 28, 2024 | 9:00 a.m-12:00 noon

Friday, April 19, 2024 | 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon


Cost:

$40 (includes zoo admission) | Maximum of 5 students
Registration and payment must be made in advance using CampDoc.

If a program is full, you can join the waiting list through the online registration process.

Kids’ Night Out

Grades K-5

Want a date night or quiet evening to yourself? Drop your kids off at the zoo for an evening adventure with the animals!

Animal Appetites

Dates TBD

Explore what animals eat by learning the differences between carnivores, herbivores, and omnivores. Kids will enjoy a pizza party, themed activities, animal encounters, and a zoo night hike!


Animals in Action

Dates TBD

Swing, dance, leap, slide — Examine the different ways animals move to survive in the wild. Kids will enjoy a pizza party, themed activities, animal encounters, and a zoo night hike!


Cost:

$35 Members | $40 Non-Members

If a program is full, you can join the waiting list through the online registration process.

Registration


For questions or more information contact:

Augusta Grumdahl
agrumdahl@lszoo.org
(218) 730-4500 ext. 205

If a program is full, you can join the waiting list through the online registration process.