L.I.O.N. (Learning Is Our Nature) Mane Classes are for children ages 10 to 12. Pre-registration and payment of $20.00 per child is required (member rate). Art classes are two hours in length and are $16.00 per child. Prices reflect the member discounted rate.
To register for an Ed-Venture class, please call (402) 738-2092 or click here
Elephants and Rhinos
– Discover more about these magnificent creatures with the help of our new African Grasslands! Plus, learn about conservation threats and how you can help make a difference!
July 30 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
– Discover the differences between insects and arachnids, tour the Butterfly and Insect Pavilion and participate in monarch butterfly conservation in this class dedicated to six-legged critters.
September 24 1-4 p.m.
– So you think you want to care for animals at the Zoo? Discover what it takes to be a Zookeeper.
October 22 1-4 p.m.
– So you think you want to be a veterinarian? Discover what it takes to be in this rewarding and challenging field.
November 19 1-4 p.m.
– Did you know that most species of penguins live in warm climates? Dive into the fascinating world of penguins by exploring their behavior, adaptations and habitats.
December 3 1-4 p.m.
– Explore the deep blue sea and the creatures that call it home.
January 21 1-4 p.m.
– Warm up from the cold weather by traveling deep into the heart of the rainforest at the Zoo’s Lied Jungle. Explore amazing animals and discover fun ways that you can help save the rainforest.
February 18 9 a.m.-Noon