First 50 families receive a free pine sapling for planting
Folk singer/song writer Peggy Lynn will be preforming her interactive biosongs children’s programs at 11:30 am and 2:00pm. Sponsored by Empire State College.
Meet Smokey Bear and learn all about protecting local forest habitats!
Test your recycling knowledge at the Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Authority recycling relay.
Sample and purchase local, earth friendly products from one of our many vendors, including Three Sisters Creations, Mountain Weaver, Shady Acre Homestead, Just Pies LLC, Candy Jar Confections, Weekend Creations, Whistling Willows Farms, Adirondack Puppy Truffles, IMAD Jewelry, and Acadian Farm.
The following environmental organizations will be there: Department of Forestry (Smokey Bear), Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Authority, New York Power Authority, 4-H, and Mohawk Valley Perinatal Network.
Animal meet & greets; children’s activities and games
20% Gift Shop discount for recycled printer cartridges and small electronics
Homeschool (6 Years and Up): Is your child a budding zoologist? Our interactive homeschool classes help to further homeschool studies through group activities and animal interactions. Wednesday, April 26th – Going Green! Wednesday, May 18th – Read More
Sensory Sundays – Utica Zoo invites families with special needs children to join us for special sensory education programs. The programs will be interactive and hands on. The program is free for members and $5.00 Read More