Posted by: Daniee Hurlbert
January 15, 2014
The Utica Zoo’s education department has Zoo Camps for kids of all ages. The Zoo environment and animal themed fun make these camps popular and a great addition to any child’s day. Please pre-register for camps by calling the Zoo at 315-738-0472 ext. 36 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or Mary.email@example.com. The ages are determined by what grade children will be attending in school this fall. Summer camps include:
Feathers, Scales, and Furry Tails
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
Session 2: August 4th – August 8th 9:00am-12:00pm HALF DAY
Slither, Strut, Soar!
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
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
Session 2: July 21st – July 25th 1:00pm – 4:00pm HALF DAY
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
Session 2: August 11th – August 15th 9:00am – 3:00pm FULL DAY
Animal Myths and Legends
3rd, 4th, & 5th Grade
Cultures all around the world have passed down stories for generations about animals. Explore the different myths and legends behind the animals here at the Zoo!
Session 1: July 28th – August 1s 9:00am – 3:00pm FULL DAY
Session 2: August 18th – August 22nd 9:00am – 3:00pm FULL DAY
Zoo Camp Prices:
Half Week Sessions: $60.00 per Child for Members; $75.00 per Child for Non-Members
Half Day Sessions: $100 per Child for Members; $125 per Child for Non-Members
Full Day Sessions: $150 per Child for Members; $175 per Child for Non-Members
Family discounts available for multiple kids!
All camps MUST be pre-registered for.