Adult Career Discovery Programs

Have you ever wondered what it's really like to be a zookeeper, wanted to build a backyard wildlife habitat, or pondered the effect of climate change on polar bears? Learning is a life-long process - join us and discover the amazing world of wildlife, conservation and technology, specially designed for adult audiences. Please call (253) 591-5333 for registration and additional information.

Keeper For A Day (ADult)

An adults-only version of our popular Keeper For A Day teen program - learn what it's really like to be a zookeeper and perform many of the same tasks that they do! Call for availability of dates listed.
Ages: 18+
Time: 8 am - 4 pm

2015 Dates: February 8 / March 8 /
May 24 / August 23 / September 13 /
October 18 / December 6


Prices: $84 members / $95 non-members
Dress Code: Wear closed-toed shoes. Pull back long hair and avoid dangling jewelry. Morning snack and lunch are provided as part of the program.

Marine Biologist for a Day (Adult)

An adults-only version of our Marine Biologist for Day teen program. Spend the day in the aquarium learning what it's like to be an aquarist. Call for availability of dates listed.
Ages: 18+
Time: 8 am - 4 pm

2015 Dates:
February 14 / April 11 /
May 2 / October 17

Prices:
$84 Members/$95 Non-Members

Dress Code:
Wear closed-toed shoes. Pull back long hair and avoid dangling jewelry.
Morning snack and lunch are provided as part of the program. 

Book it Together! Keeper for a Day and Marine Biologist for a Day can be booked as a family experience by special request. Please call (253) 591-5333 for more information.

Get Started

Call (253) 591-5333 for registration and additional information.  
All participants must submit an Adult Program Participant Form before program begins.
Read our program policies.

*Note - Reservations are required due to limited space and are secured only when payment is received.

Cancellation policy: No refunds are given for cancellations made less than 14 days prior to the first day of camp. For cancellations made more than 14 days prior to first day of program an 80% refund will be given. A 10% administrative fee will be charged for each program session change (program cancellations are not considered session changes - this fee does not apply to cancellations). PDZA reserves the right to cancel any program. In the event that PDZA cancels a program, all program fees will be refunded.