Pre-registration and payment is required. An adult must accompany the participant. The registration cost covers one adult and one child. Prices reflect the member discount rate.

To register for an Ed-Venture class, please call (402) 738-2092 or click here.

Stroller Safari

Leap into the world of stroller discovery as we start with a fun story, walk, talk, and learn about specific animals. Don’t forget the stroller! Registration fee is $8 (includes one adult and one child)  This program is geared towards toddlers ages 1-2.

Polar Bears - Polar bears are the largest land carnivore. Adapted for the cold, polar bears have a thick fur coat that appears white, but is really translucent. Come join us as we discover why polar bears love the cold.
        January 19                       10-10:45 a.m.

Animals and Love - It is beginning to look a lot like Valentine’s Day at the Zoo. Some animals present each other with a perfect pebble. Some animals shake their tail feathers for attention. Join us as we explore how animal exhibit acts of affection.
         February 9                      10-10:45 a.m.

Sssuper Sssnakes – Uncover myths and learn about the many ways snakes are so helpful.
        February 10                      10-10:45 a.m.

It’s Not Easy Being Green – Go on a color hunt to find our green creatures at the Zoo.
    March 10                               10-10:45 a.m.

Whose Nest? - Nests are not just for the birds! Come discover what other creatures makes nests.
         March 23                           10-10:45 a.m.

Early Explorers

Gather your gear and join our explorers program for 2-3 year old children. We will uncover a wide variety of topics including colors, patterns, shapes, habitats, and biomes. Imagine the discoveries that will be made! Registration fee is $10 (includes one adult and one child).

Jr. Vet – So you think you want to be a veterinarian? Discover what it takes to be in this rewarding and challenging field. 
    January 20        10-10:45 a.m.

Penguin Parade - No need to dress up for this parade. Our penguins will have their tuxes on!
        February 17        10-10:45 a.m.

Camo-Critters – There are so many animals to discover at the Zoo, but first you need to find them. Learn how snakes, tigers and other animals are experts at camouflage.
    March 17        10-10:45 a.m.