Bring your 18-35 month old to the Zoo with their favorite adult for their First Adventures with Nature (F.A.W.N.). It is never too early to introduce your toddler to the wonders of the natural world around them. During each class we will learn about a variety of topics through age appropriate stories, special activities and fun animal encounters.
Age:18-35 month olds
Time: 45 minutes as listed
Cost: $10.25 members / $12.25 non-members per class.
(Program fee admits one adult and one toddler for each class.)
Does your toddler have siblings? No worries…
- Siblings up to 6 years of age are allowed for an extra fee of $2.25. We will have appropriate activities planned for these siblings.
- Siblings within the program’s age range of 18-36 months can participate in the program for the normal program fee ($8.25 members/ $18.25 non-members).
- Infants are permitted to accompany the adult. An infant is defined as (0-12 months).
For more information or to register, call 633-9925 ext. 127. Space is limited; therefore pre-registration is required.
Dates & Times
Powerful Prairie Dogs
Monday, September 22nd - 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. 9 spaces available
Prairie dogs are a very important species to their ecosystem. Come learn all about these underground wonders and meet the prairie dogs that live here at the zoo!
Monday, October 6th - 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. 10 spaces available
In this class we will slither and slide our way around the zoo as we learn about snakes and the unique ways they move.
Wednesday, October 22nd - 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. 10 spaces available
Are you scared of animals with six legs like a cockroach or hundreds of legs like the millipede? Bring your toddler to learn more about why these animals are so important to the planet.
Wednesday, November 12th - 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. 10 spaces available
Come to the zoo and meet some of our favorite felines! We will learn what kinds of food they eat and the unique ways in which they catch their prey.
Monday, November 17th - 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. 10 spaces available
What is a snood and a wattle? Join us for this class to learn more about one of the most popular birds at Thanksgiving.
Wednesday, December 10th - 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. 10 spaces available
These mysterious mammals can sometimes be hard to see but their howl can be heard for miles. Join us for a class where we will explore the wonders of wolves.
Walk with a Waddle
Monday, December 22nd - 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. 10 spaces available
Which animal at the zoo walks with a waddle? The penguins! Join us for a FAWN where we will explore the world of these feathered friends.