Discover Nature - Programs for Ages 8-12

These day-long programs focus on exploring nature and wildlife through fun and engaging activities and hands-on lessons. Drop your child off for the day and run some errands, visit with friends or simply enjoy some quiet time - all with the knowledge that your child is having a safe, fun and energy-burning time at the zoo!

Please provide a snack and a sack lunch for your child. We will provide lunchtime supervision.

Fees: $65 members / $75 non-members.
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

2014 Programs

Junior Zookeeper - Saturday, February 22
Explore the fun (and work) of being a zookeeper. Start the day with rounds, explore some behind the scenes and do a little work too.

Junior Aquarist - Saturday, March 29
Spend time in our aquariums and discover what being an aquarist is all about. Includes behind-the-scenes tours and hands-on activities.

Treasure Hunters - Saturday, September 27
Find treasures scattered throughout Point Defiance Park in this geocaching adventure!

Junior Aquarist - Saturday, November 8
Spend time in our aquariums and discover what being an aquarist is all about. Includes behind-the-scenes tours and hands-on activities.


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