Daily Feedings and Keeper Talks:
Bactrian Camels: 11:30 am, California Sea Lions: 12 & 3 pm
Dec
31
Wed
Happy Zoo Year
Dec 31 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Happy Zoo Year

On New Years Eve (Wednesday, December 31st) the Utica Zoo will be celebrating “Happy Zoo Year” from 11 to 1 pm in the Auditorium. Madagascar the movie will be shown on a projector screen. Kids will be able to participate in arts & crafts, and animal meet & greets. There will be a Hot Chocolate toast at Noon with free cookies on the side. Regular Winter Admission. Free for Members. The Utica Zoo is open on New Years Day.

Jan
8
Thu
Zoo Adventures – Over and Under the Snow
Jan 8 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Join our monthly preschool program as we explore the world of animals through storybooks!  Each session includes a story, animal meet and greet, snack, and activity.  The cost is $5.00 per child for members and $10.00 per child for non-members. Child admission included and Adults are free. The class meets in the auditorium at 10:30am.

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Jan
15
Thu
Homeschool Program – Neat Feet
Jan 15 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Our interactive classes help to further home school studies through group activities and animal interactions. The cost is $5.00 per child for members and $10.00 per child for non-members.  Child admission included and Adults are free . The class meets in the auditorium at 10:30am.

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Jan
23
Fri
Zoo Adventures – Snowballs
Jan 23 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Join our monthly preschool program as we explore the world of animals through storybooks!  Each session includes a story, animal meet and greet, snack, and activity.  The cost is $5.00 per child for members and $10.00 per child for non-members. Child admission included and Adults are free. The class meets in the auditorium at 10:30am.

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Feb
5
Thu
Zoo Adventures – Welcome Back Groundhog!
Feb 5 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Join our monthly preschool program as we explore the world of animals through storybooks!  Each session includes a story, animal meet and greet, snack, and activity.  The cost is $5.00 per child for members and $10.00 per child for non-members. Child admission included and Adults are free. The class meets in the auditorium at 10:30am.

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Feb
12
Thu
Homeschool Program – Incredible Invertebrates
Feb 12 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Our interactive classes help to further home school studies through group activities and animal interactions. The cost is $5.00 per child for members and $10.00 per child for non-members.  Child admission included and Adults are free . The class meets in the auditorium at 10:30am.

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Feb
18
Wed
Zoo Camp – Tropical Getaway
Feb 18 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Winter Zoo Camp – Tropical Getaway (K – 2nd))

Need a break from the cold? Join us at the Utica Zoo for a warm weather adventure to the deserts and rainforests of the world!

$30.00 per child for members / $35.00 per child for non-members

Pre-registration is required.  To pre-register, please contact the Education Department at 315-738-0472 ext. 36 or email kathleen.mallory@uticazoo.org

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Feb
19
Thu
Winter Zoo Tales
Feb 19 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Does your toddler love the zoo? Bring your young zoologist to the Utica Zoo and enjoy a special winter story, narrated with the help of some of our animal friends, and fun activities!

$5.00 per child for members / $10.00 per child for non-members.

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Feb
20
Fri
Zoo Camp – Whose Track is That?
Feb 20 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Winter Zoo Camp – Whose Track is That? (3rd – 5th)

Have you ever seen footprints in the snow and wondered who has been there?  Join our zoo educators as we  investigate animals through the tracks they leave behind!

$30.00 per child for members / $35.00 per child for non-members

Pre-registration is required!  To pre-register, please contact the Education  Department at 315-738-0472 ext. 36 or email kathleen.mallory@uticazoo.org

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Feb
27
Fri
Zoo Adventures – Dinosaur Dancing
Feb 27 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Join our monthly preschool program as we explore the world of animals through storybooks!  Each session includes a story, animal meet and greet, snack, and activity.  The cost is $5.00 per child for members and $10.00 per child for non-members. Child admission included and Adults are free. The class meets in the auditorium at 10:30am.

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