Learn. Explore and Play.

(Ages 4 to 6)

Bring your preschooler to Cheyenne Mountain Zoo to learn, explore and play with nature. Guided by education staff, each class will encourage exploration through age appropriate stories, special activities and unique animal encounters.

Time: 2 hours
$18.25 MEMBERS per child
$32.25 NON-MEMBERS per child
Cost includes 2 hour program for one child.

This is a drop-off program. Children will be checked-in at the front entrance to the zoo at the time of the program.

Class Schedules

Ready, Set, Grow
Saturday, May 3rd, 2014
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Who do your kids look like? In many animal species, babies look like miniature adults while others look completely different. Come learn, explore and play with us as we discover different babies in the animal world.

Animal Tales
Saturday, May 24th, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Come meet our most popular friends and read some stories people have written about them.

Rocky Mountain Hike
Saturday, June 7th, 2014
10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m
Summer has arrived and it is the season to go on a hike in Colorado’s beautiful Rocky Mountains. Bring your preschooler to the zoo to explore some of the animals that they could find in their very own backyard.

Botany and the Beasts
Saturday, June 28th, 2014
10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

Bring your preschooler to the zoo to learn, explore and play with us as we discover the different relationships between plants and animals.

Paws and Claws
Saturday, July 12th, 2014
10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

The animals here at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo don’t wear shoes like we do but they all have their own way of getting around. Join us as we explore some of their unique feet.

Hide & Seek
Saturday, July 26th, 2014
10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

Hide and seek is a game that preschoolers love to play but animals are the ultimate masters of hiding. In this class we will explore the concept of camouflage and learn about some of the animals at our zoo who are specialists in blending in with their surroundings.

“I like to move it...”
Saturday, August 16th, 2014
10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

Come swim, swing and stride with us as we talk about animals mobility. We will learn how different animals get around and how their movements help them survive.

Fabulous Feathered Friends
Saturday, August 30th, 2014
10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

Join us this month as we explore the animals of the sky. We will learn about their amazing adaptations that allow them to reach such great heights and meet the ones that live right here in our zoo.

To Register

For more information or to register within 48 hours via phone, call 633-9925 ext. 127.