Educational Programming / Kids

SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

CLASSES LIMITED TO 16 KIDS, SO HURRY!

“TOOGIE’S TOTS”

A DAY CAMP FOR KIDS AGES 5-6
July 19, 2018

Campers will spend the day learning about the animals at the sanctuary, playing games, and completing crafts. They will have a hands on visit with Roxy the goat, Chewie the camel, Harry Potter the cat, Romp the ferret….and many more!

“CRITTER KEEPERS”

A DAY CAMP FOR KIDS AGES 7-9
August 9, 2018

Spend a day at the sanctuary with our animals as you learn about care and behavior, play games, and complete crafts! Kids will enjoy a hands on experience with our sheep, alpacas, goats, mini donkeys and pigs, camels, wallabies, tortoises, cats, bunnies and more.

Click here to apply for one of our day camps!

 

 

“CAMP CRITTERS” 

A DAY CAMP FOR KIDS AGES 9-12
July 9-12, 2018

Campers will enjoy a hands-on, animal experience at the Zoology Foundation’s sanctuary. During the four days of camp, they will learn about the mind and behaviors of multiple species and the different ways animals and the environment influence human lives. Activities include:

  • Daily care of the animals at the sanctuary
  • Daily, behavioral observations of a chosen animal
  • Guest speakers from various fields in the animal world
  • Games and crafts
  • Parent tour and presentation on the final day!

With these activities and more, campers are sure to have a meaningful and fun experience at Camp Critters!

Camp Critters was created through the research of Dr. Sarah Bexell, Research Associate Professor at the Institute of Human-Animal Connection at the University of Denver.

Click here to apply for Camp Critters!

 

For more information about any of our camps, contact Maggie at Maggie@zoologyfoundation.org or by phone at 303-951-8813.