Close Encounters at the Zoo
If you would like an engaging up-close experience for your students but will be visiting the Zoo on a restricted schedule, ask about a 30 minute program in which applicable science themes will be integrated into exciting and interactive live animal presentations.
Select from these themes:
- Hatching, birth and parental care
- Diverse habitats
- Animals through the seasons
- Physical adaptations and behavior
- Interactions in communities
- What makes a mammal (etc.) a mammal (etc.)?
Registration for a Close Encounter will include admission to the Zoo for the day for 30 students and 3 chaperones. Cost is $250 per Close Encounter.
Schedule: Close Encounters can be arranged for most days (excluding major holidays) but are most commonly conducted Monday through Friday.
Time: Close Encounters can be scheduled to start from 10:00 to 3:00 pm