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.

Backyard Buddies - Have you ever seen a rhino out your window?
Explore the animals that live in the same region as us and meet some of our local friends.
         April 7                10-10:45 a.m.

Colorful Capers
- From pink flamingos to red orangutans, animals come in all colors!  Discover the colors all around  you in the animal kingdom
    May 5                10-10:45 a.m.
Animal Architects – Beavers are not the only busy builders in the animal kingdom! Be prepared to put on your hard hats and use your imagination as we explore the variety of creatures that call themselves animal architects.
         June 2              10-10:45 a.m.

Bug Juice – Creepy crawly critters are all around! See the more playful side of bugs and other invertebrates!
            July 14              10-10:45 a.m.

Early Explorers

Daytime Friends, Nighttime Neighbors – Some animals sleep all day and some animals sleep all night. What determines when an animal will rise and shine? Discover diurnal, nocturnal and crepuscular animals at the Zoo! 

            March 24           10-10:45 a.m.          

From Head to Toe – Hopping, swimming, climbing, flying and slithering are just a few of the animal movements featured. Examine the animals' body parts to discover how and why they move the way they do.

         April 21             10-10:45 a.m.      

Buzzing Bugs – Have you ever stopped to think about the bugs and other creepy crawlies that call your yard home? Examine invertebrates like bugs, butterflies and spiders and find out that animals don't need a backbone to be amazing.

           May 26            10-10:45 a.m.

1,2,3 Zoo – All aboard the Zoo Train! Eric Carle's beloved animal counting book comes to life with lions, crocodiles, seals and more. We hope you choo-choo-choose to join us as we count our way through the Zoo.
          June 23           10-10:45 a.m.