EDUCATION

Caldwell Zoo Day Camps

Caldwell Zoo 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.

1/2 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

Take Me Home  Check out animal homes.                                                                 July 6-10  9:00 a.m. - noon  This camp is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

Color Me Zoo  Every color of the rainbow is at Caldwell Zoo.                                 July 20-24  9:00 a.m. - noon  Only two spots left!

The Tall and the Small  It's a zoo full of opposites.                                             August 3-7  9:00 a.m. - noon  This camp is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations. 

6-8 YEAR OLDS

Crafty Critters  Some animals are quite crafty.  You can be, too.                          June 22-26  9:00 a.m. - noon  This camp is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations. 

Home, Sweet Home  Find out where animals call home, sweet home.                July 13-17  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. ***  This camp is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

Lions, Tigers and Bears, Oh My!  Come meet the big boys (and girls).                 July 20-24  9:00 a.m. - noon

Crafty Critters  Some animals are quite crafty.  You can be, too.                          July 27-31  9:00 a.m. - noon  This camp is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations. 

Lions, Tigers and Bears, Oh My!  Come meet the big boys (and girls).            August 3-7  9:00 a.m. - noon  This camp is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

9-11 YEAR OLDS

What's Cookin'?  We'll cook up some eats for the animals--and ourselves.      June 22-26  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.*** This camp is closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

Outdoor Explorers  Come explore the outdoors on Caldwell Zoo's 250 acres.   July 13-17  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.*** This camp in closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

 

NINTH THROUGH TWELFTH GRADERS

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 our Zoo-niversity.                                                                                                    Monday, June 29, 8:00 a.m. through Wednesday, July 1, 4:00 p.m.                       This camp in closed.  We cannot accept any more registrations.

ZooMembers:  $225    Non-members:  $275

 

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

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