Zoo Academy

Zoo Academy - Thursday, September 24


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

September 24 Theme: Adaptations

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Friday, September 25


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

September 25 Theme: Adaptations

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Monday, September 28


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

September 28 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Tuesday, September 29


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

September 29 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Wednesday, September 30


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

September 30 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Thursday, October 1


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 1 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Friday, October 2


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 2 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Monday, October 5


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 5 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Tuesday, October 6


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 6 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Wednesday, October 7


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 7 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Thursday, October 8


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 8 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Friday, October 9


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 9 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Monday, October 12


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 12 Theme: Food Chains

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Tuesday, October 13


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 13 Theme: Food Chains

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Wednesday, October 14


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 14 Theme: Food Chains

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Thursday, October 15


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 15 Theme: Food Chains

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Friday, October 16


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 16 Theme: Food Chains

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Monday, October 19


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 19 Theme: Around the World

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Tuesday, October 20


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 20 Theme: Around the World

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Wednesday, October 21


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 21 Theme: Around the World

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Thursday, October 22


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 22 Theme: Around the World

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Friday, October 23


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 23 Theme: Around the World

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Monday, October 26


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 26 Theme: Adaptations

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Tuesday, October 27


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 27 Theme: Adaptations

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Wednesday, October 28


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 28 Theme: Adaptations

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Thursday, October 29


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 29 Theme: Adaptations

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Friday, October 30


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

October 30 Theme: Adaptations

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Monday, November 2


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 2 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Wednesday, November 4


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 4 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Thursday, November 5


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 5 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Friday, November 6


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 6 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Monday, November 9


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 9 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Tuesday, November 10


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 10 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Wednesday, November 11


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 11 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Thursday, November 12


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 12 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Friday, November 13


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 13 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Monday, November 16


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 16 Theme: Food Chains

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Tuesday, November 17


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 17 Theme: Food Chains

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Wednesday, November 18


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 18 Theme: Food Chains

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Thursday, November 19


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 19 Theme: Food Chains

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Friday, November 20


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 20 Theme: Food Chains

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Monday, November 23


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 23 Theme: Around the World

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Tuesday, November 24


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 24 Theme: Around the World

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Monday, November 30


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

November 30 Theme: Adaptations

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Tuesday, December 1


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 1 Theme: Adaptations

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Wednesday, December 2


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 2 Theme: Adaptations

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Thursday, December 3


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 3 Theme: Adaptations

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Friday, December 4


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 4 Theme: Adaptations

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Monday, December 7


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 7 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Tuesday, December 8


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 8 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Wednesday, December 9


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 9 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Thursday, December 10


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 10 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Friday, December 11


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 11 Theme: Habitats

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Monday, December 14


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 14 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Tuesday, December 15


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 15 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Wednesday, December 16


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 16 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Thursday, December 17


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 17 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.



Zoo Academy - Friday, December 18


Zoo Academy is a new program that provides in person experiences at the Zoo and is ideal for students with at home and hybrid schooling. Elementary-aged children will explore science topics and learning standards in a fun, camp-like setting. Single day sessions are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with topics rotating throughout the season.  In addition to learning about life science, participants will engage in arts and crafts, reading, creative writing, and active games and songs.Each day will include time for quiet activities provided by the Zoo. Participants can bring school assignments to do at this time.

Come join the fun!

All activities will adhere to the Ohio Department of Health Mandatory Guidelines for Youth Day Camps. Here are the highlights of our Safety and Health Precautions:

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

  • Require all staff and participants to take their temperature when reporting and not attend if they have a fever.

  • Staff, volunteers, and participants will wear face masks.

  • Maximum group size will be 9 participants per 1 staff member.

  • Different rooms will be assigned to each group to maximize distancing.

  • Outside locations will be used whenever possible for all activities.

  • Hand washing will be frequent and hand sanitizer will be carried by staff at all times.

  • Individually wrapped snacks will be provided by the Zoo twice per day.

  • Participants must bring their own lunch and water bottle.


Times:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages:recommended for 5-12 years
Participant Cost:$50 for members/day; $60 for non-members/day

December 18 Theme: Animal Groups

Each week will feature a new theme for the lessons, activities, and games with each day being unique. Themes will repeat throughout the fall but with new activities.




Toledo Zoo and Aquarium
2 Hippo Way, Toledo, Ohio 43614
Main Line: 419-385-5721  •  Information Line: 419-385-4040