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The Virginia Zoo is now offering two story times every week. Every Tuesday and Friday through the Spring, join the education department at 11 am for a storybook adventure that is designed for pre-school aged children.Zoo Tales
Held every Tuesday at 11 am in the Africa Interpretive Center. The program features two different animal stories, educational props and maybe even an animal visitor!
March 2016 Schedule:
March 1, 2016
Don’t Need Friends, Carolyn Crimi
King of the Zoo, Erica Perl
March 8, 2016
Rabbit’s Winter Walk, Lorna Hussey
Mouse Count, Ellen Stoll Walsh
March 15, 2016:
Pip’s Magic, Ellen Stoll Walsh
Lights Out, Night’s Out, William Boniface
March 22, 2016:
Little Skink’s Tail, Janet Halfman
Animalogy Animal Analogies, Marianne Berkes
March 29, 2016:
Emma’s Turtle, Eve Bunting
The Little Red Hen, Barry Downard
ZOO TALES express
Held every Friday at 11 am at the outdoor classroom* between the Plaza and the ZooFarm. The program features an animal story, educational props and other fun activities!
March 4, 2016:
Giraffes Can’t Dance, Giles Andrea
March 11, 2016:
The Lion and the Mouse, Jerry Pinkney
March 18, 2016:
I’m The Scariest Thing in the Jungle, David G. Derrick Jr.
March 25, 2016:
Over in Australia by Marianne Berkes
This free program is designed for pre-school age children. For more information call 757.441.2374 ext. 278
*In the event of rain, check with the ticket booth for location.