Children Ages 5 to 6

Ed-Venture Classes 

L.I.O.N. (Learning Is Our Nature) Pounce Classes are for children ages 5 to 6.  Pre-registration and payment of $16.00 per child per session is required. Prices reflect the member discounted rate.

To register for an Ed-Venture class, please call (402) 738-2092 or click here.                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Snow Leopards – Leap into the snowy world of these beautiful, secretive, and rare cats! 
    January 24        1-3 p.m.
Otters, Beavers & Bears – Paddle down the river to learn about animals that live in or near the water's edge. Gather sticks like a beaver, catch fish like a bear, and slide on your belly like an otter.
    February 7         1-3 p.m.

Froggy Fun – Jump like a toad, wriggle like a tadpole, and snack like a salamander as we learn about frogs and their amphibian friends.
    February 21         1-3p.m.

Leapin' Lemurs – Swing onto the island of Madagascar to practice your lemur skills. Dig like an Aye-aye, leap like a Sifaka, and sniff like a Ring-tailed lemur.
    March 5               1-3 p.m.
    March 13             1-3 p.m.

Awesome Opossum – Did you know that opossums are the only living marsupial in North America?  Just like kangaroos they care for their young in a special pouch!  Discover everything makes these misunderstood creatures so awesome!
    April 2               10 a.m.-12 p.m.
    April 16             1-3 p.m.

Cool Cats – It will surely be a roaring good time as we learn about one of our “mane” attractions - the big cats in the Cat Complex.
    May 14            1-3 p.m.
    May 15            1-3 p.m.

Oh Baby! – Joeys, foals, chicks, hatchlings – join us as we learn about animal babies and how they are cared for at the Zoo. 
    June 11            1-3 p.m.
    June 18            1-3 p.m.

Elephants – Pack your trunks and discover one of the newest additions to our African Grasslands family!
    July 16            10 a.m.-12 p.m.
    July 23            10 a.m.-12 p.m.