EDUCATION

Caldwell Zoo Summer 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:  $70

                        Non-members:  $85

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

                        ZooMembers:  $110

                        Non-members:  $135

 

4 & 5 year olds

Animal Babies  Come find out how animal babies grow up.

            July 21-25                 9:00 a.m.-noon

Animal Babies is closed. We cannot accept any more registrations.

 

6-8 year olds

Dinosaurs!  ‘Nuff said!

            July 7-11                    9:00a.m.-noon

Dinosaurs is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

Animals A to Z  From aardvarks to zebras, we’ll discover some amazing critters.

            July 14-18                 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.***

Animals A to Z is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

Live to Tell the Tale  Survival is the name of this game.

            July 21-25                 9:00 a.m.-noon

Live to Tell the Tale is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

 

9-11 year olds

Myths and Legends  Explore the world of animal myths.

            July 7-11                    9:00 a.m.-noon

Only two spots left in Myths and Legends!

Predators!  Check out the carnivores.

            July 14-18                 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.***

Predators! is closed. We cannot accept any more registrations.

Zooper Heroes  Meet Caldwell Zoo’s record setters.

            July 28-August 1      9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.***

 

12-16 year olds

Whatcha Doin’?  Did you know animals play?  Join us as we look at animal behavior.

            July 28-August 1      9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.***

 

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

 

Zoo-niversity Camp

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 our Zoo-niversity.

            June 30-July 2         8:30 a.m. Monday – 4:00 p.m. Wednesday

Zoo-niversity is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

ZooMembers:$200

Non-members: $250

 

Any questions, please call our Caldwell Zoo Ed-ZOO-cation Teachers

(903) 593-0121 ext. 228 or 229

Or email education@caldwellzoo.org


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