Daily Feedings and Keeper Talks:
Bactrian Camels: 11:30 am, California Sea Lions: 12 & 3 pm
Dec
19
Fri
Zoo Adventures – Forever Antlers
Dec 19 @ 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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Dec
23
Tue
Zoo Adventures – Holiday Special
Dec 23 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Join us for a special holiday Zoo Adventures. Story, craft and of course, animals!

Free for Members, $5.00/ child for non-members, adults free.

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Dec
27
Sat
Dangerous Defenses – Zoo Explorer
Dec 27 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Dangerous Defenses-December programs will focus on the different ways animals keep themselves safe.

Antlers and Horns and Prickly Thorns!  Animals protect themselves in an amazing array of ways.  Join zoo educators as we learn about animal defenses. We will meet a few of our education animals and tour the zoo. This program is free with your admission and recommended for ages 5 and up.

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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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