Safari Squad

Safari Squad

Join the Squad! Bring 3-5 year olds for a playful adventure at “Safari Squad!", our program for our youngest learners. Safari Squad programs feature an animal encounter, storybook reading, an arts and crafts project, and free-choice play stations, all focused on a special, new theme each month. Safari Squad programs are one Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday each month! Classes begin at 10:00 am and usually last an hour.

Monthly Themes: 

Zookeeper Adventures
December 11, 12, 15
Learn how zookeepers take care of the many different animals here at the zoo! Register now!

Ocean Animals
January 15, 16, 19
Dive in with us as we learn about ocean animals and explore our new Washed Ashore exhibition. Register now!

Animal Art
February 12, 13, 16
Explore your creative side as we play with a variety of materials and art techniques through an animal-inspired art project. Register now!

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, ZOO Fish!
March 12, 13, 16
Discover the animals that inspired your favorite Dr. Seuss characters, from the Cat in the Hat and Yertle the Turtle to Gertrude McFuzz. From there to here and here to there, animal fun is everywhere! Registration coming soon.


Members: $10 per child/adult pair
Non-members: $12 per child/adult pair + admission (Admission into the Zoo is not included for non-members.)
*Additional children or additional adults not part of the pair are $5.


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