EDUCATION

Caldwell Zoo Day Camps

These summer camps are age-appropriate ed-ventures filled with lots of Zoo fun.  Activities include animal information, time on zoo grounds, art activities, stories, games, songs and close encounters with touchable small animals.  A morning snack and drink will be furnished.

All camps require advance registration and payment.  Registrations cannot be accepted by phone.

½-day camps (9:00 a.m.-noon)

                        ZooMembers:  $75

                        Non-members:  $90

full day camps (9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.)

                        ZooMembers:  $115

                        Non-members:  $140

 

4 & 5 YEAR OLDS

Wild Tales  We’ll enjoy some wild tales about some wild critters.  This camp is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

            June 6-10                  9:00 a.m.-noon

Who’s Hatching?  Eggs-actly the right camp for you. This camp is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

            June 13-17                9:00 a.m.-noon

Zoo Jaunt  We’ll take a world tour through our zoo. This camp is closed. We cannot accept any more registrations.

            June 27-July1          9:00 a.m.-noon

Creepy Crawlers  Yucky to some, but way cool to us. This camp is closed. We cannot accept any more registrations.

            July 11-15                 9:00 a.m.-noon

Wet ‘n Wild  Find out which animals are all wet. This camp is closed. We cannot accept any more registrations.

            July 25-29                 9:00 a.m.-noon

 

6-8 YEAR OLDS

Eggs-citing Ed-venture  We’re hatching up some great fun for this camp.  This camp is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

            June 13-17                9:00 a.m.-noon

Safari! Join us as we trek around the worlds of Caldwell Zoo.

            Camp A:  June 20-24     9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.*** This camp is closed. We cannot accept any more registrations.

            Camp B:  July 18-22            9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.*** This camp is closed. We cannot accept any more registrations.

Radical Rainforest  Tropical discoveries await.

            Camp A:  June 27-July 1     9:00 a.m.-noon This camp is closed. We cannot accept any more registrations.

            Camp B:  July 25-29            9:00 a.m.-noon This camp is closed. We cannot accept any more registrations.

Little, but Mighty  Check out some of our littlest critters. This camp is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations

            July 11-15                 9:00 a.m.-noon

Say What?  Can you hear all those animals chatter? This camp is closed. We cannot accept any more registrations.

            July 18-22                 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.***

 

9-11 YEAR OLDS   

Whatcha Doin’?  Did you know animals play?  Join us as we look at animal behavior and help our zookeepers with environmental enrichments. This camp is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

            June 20-24                9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.***

 

Zoo-niversity

This three-day, two-night camp is for teens entering the ninth through twelfth grades.  Zoo-niversity is an opportunity to work alongside the zoo’s professional zookeeping staff.  This camp will convince you that dirty jobs really can be the most fun.  Register early as we can only accept a few campers for out Zoo-niversity.                   

            8:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 6 – 4:00 p.m. Friday, July 8

            ZooMembers:  $225             Non-members:  $275

 

***Campers need to bring a sack lunch each day.

 Questions, please call 903-593-0121 X228 or 229                                           


Registration

To register for any education classes or camps, just download a registration form (in Acrobat/PDF format) and mail it to us along with your check.

Caldwell Zoo Education
P.O. Box 4785
Tyler, TX 75712