2014 Winter/Spring/Summer

School Break Camps

The Utica Zoo’s education department has Zoo Camps designed for kids of all ages. The zoo environment and animal themed fun make these camps a great addition to any child’s day. For more information or to pre-register for camps by calling the zoo at 315-738-0472 ext. 36 or e-mail birthdayparties@uticazoo.org or mary.hall@uticazoo.orgPre-registration for all zoo camps is required!

Summer Break Zoo Camp:

Ages are determined by what grade your child will be attending in school this fall.

Feathers, Scales, and Furry Tails

Pre-Kindergarten

Some animals are sticky, others are fuzzy, but every animal has a special covering!  Learn all about the different coverings animals have and why they feel the way they do!

Session 1: July 21st – July 25th      9:00am-12:00pm HALF DAY

11 of 12 slots available

Session 2: August 4th – August 8th    9:00am-12:00pm HALF DAY

 12 of 12 slots available

 

Slither, Strut, Soar!

Pre-Kindergarten

Climbing, walking, flying, swimming; All animals need to get around somehow!  Learn all about the ways animals move and where they’re going in this half week session!

June 30th – July 2nd 9:00am – 12:00pm HALF DAY / HALF WEEK

10 of 12 slots available

 

Barnyard Bash

Kindergarten & 1st Grade

Down on the farm, there’s lots of animals to meet; some you might not even expect!  Discover how animals, plants, and people all connect together on the farm!

Session 1: July 7th – July 11th     9:00am – 12:00pm HALF DAY

2 of 12 slots available

Session 2: July 21st – July 25th     1:00pm – 4:00pm HALF DAY

10 of 12 slots available

 

Conservation Club

2nd & 3rd Grade

Taking care of the Earth is an important job that is shared by people all around the world!  Learn how even the  smallest of steps can make a big difference!

Session 1: July 14th – July 18th     9:00am – 3:00pm FULL DAY

9 of 12 slots available

Session 2: August 11th – August 15th 9:00am – 3:00pm FULL DAY

7 of 12 slots available

 

Animal Myths and Legends

3rd, 4th, & 5th Grade

Cultures all around the world have passed down stories about animals for generations.  Explore the different myths and legends behind the animals here at the zoo!

Session 1: July 28th – August 1st 9:00am – 3:00pm  FULL DAY

9 of 12 slots available

Session 2: August 18th – August 22nd 9:00am – 3:00pm  FULL DAY

9 of 12 slots available

 

Zoo Camp Prices:

Single Full Day Sessions:  $30.00 per child members / $35.00 per child non-members

Half Week Sessions:  $60.00 per child members / $75.00 per child non-members

Half Day Sessions:  $100.00 per child members / $125.00 per child non-members

Full Day Sessions:  $150.00 per child members / $175.00 per child non-members

Registration Form HERE

 

Registration is on a first come, first serve basis, with limited space available per session.  Registration  fees are non-refundable unless a camp session is cancelled by zoo staff.  You will be notified at least one week prior to camp if a session must be cancelled.

Hours & Admission

April 1- October 31: Open 10AM til 4:45 PM
November 1 - March 31: Open 10AM, admission/gift shop closes at 3PM & Zoo gates close at 4PM

Admission 4/1- 10/31 11/1- 3/31
Child $4.75 $2.50
Adult $7.75 $4.25
Senior, Military, College $6.75 $3.50

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