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 $15.00 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.                                 

ANIMALS

                                                                                                                                                   
Desert Adventure –Explore deserts around the world and the animals that call these challenging habitats home!
              July 27                               1-3 p.m.

Rockin’ Railroad
– Take some time to learn about our Zoo train and what keeps it running on the right track.  All Aboard!
              July 31 or Aug. 15         10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Jr. Zookeeper – So you think you want to care for animals at the Zoo?  Join us for this exciting class where we will discover what it takes to be a Zookeeper.
              August 2               10 a.m.-12 p.m.
              August 10              1-3 p.m.

Ants on Parade – They go marching one by one, and are not just a nuisance at a picnic anymore! 
              September 6              1-3 p.m.

Beautiful Butterflies
– Flutter over to the Zoo and explore the wonderful world of butterflies. 
              September 14            1-3 p.m.

Lovely Ladybugs – Who loves ladybugs?  We do!  Fly over to the Zoo & Aquarium to discover what makes these beetles so special.    
              September 20            1-3 p.m.

Spider Sense – Eight legs and eight eyes, oh my!  Explore the fascinating world of spiders.
              September 28             1-3 p.m.

Going Batty – At the Zoo & Aquarium, we go batty for bats!  Hang with us to bust some myths and learn about the world’s only flying mammal! 
              October 5                   1-3 p.m.

Wise Owls – WHOOO better to learn about than Owls? You are sure to have a hoot in this class! 
              October 19              1-3 p.m.

Trick or Treat! – Get ready for Halloween by joining the Zoo & Aquarium to learn about tricks animals try to play!
              October 25             1-3 p.m.

Birds Bonanza – Wings, feathers and beaks, oh my!  Learn what makes birds so unique.
              November 9              1-3 p.m.

Mice are Nice – Scurry over to the Zoo & Aquarium to learn about some of our furry little residents!
              November 15            1-3 p.m.

We Are Family – It’s a family affair at the Zoo & Aquarium as we explore animals that just can’t get enough of their relatives!
              November 22              1-3 p.m.

Baby It’s Cold Outside - Some animals hibernate, some animals migrate, and others simply think winter’s great!  Bundle up and learn how animals weather the cold winter.
              December 7             1-3 p.m.

Jr. Vet – Join us for this exciting class where we will discover how “animal doctors” care for the residents at the Zoo & Aquarium.
              December 13 or 14         1-3 p.m.

KIDS' NIGHT OUT         

            August 22                          6-10 p.m.

            October 4                           6-10 p.m.

            December 6                        6-10 p.m.

You're due for a date night. But, before you head out, bring your kids (ages 4-11) to Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium for Kids Night Out. Kids will enjoy a pizza dinner, a snack, and great animal activities!

Members: 1st child $30/ additional siblings $22 each

Non-members: 1st child $35/additional siblings $27 each

Call (402) 738-2092 to register.