Summer Camp

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All camps feature animal encounters, “hands-on” learning experiences, games, water activities, theme related snacks, crafts and take a ways! Camps are held Monday thru Friday, 9 am – 4 pm. See dates and themes below. Camp Materials Fee is $225 per camper, per week. One Shirt is included. Register while spots are available for the camp of your choice.

“Texas Takes a Stand” Camps
 June 11-15, 2018, Session I (ages 6-9 yrs.)
 June 18-June 22, 2018, Session II (ages 9-13 yrs.) - FULL

It is important to stand up for what you believe in! There are important Texas animals that are currently threatened in our great state. Let’s learn something about them and what we can do to protect them. Help the Horny Toad! Optimistic for Ocelots! Break-through for Blackfooted Ferrets! Whoop it up with the Whooping Crane!

“Heroes and Heroines of the Zoo!” Camps
July 9-13, 2018, Session III (ages 6-9 yrs.)
 July 16-20, 2018, Session IV (ages 9-13yrs.)

 Steve Irwin, Jack Hanna and Dian Fossey changed the way we viewed our wild friends. We will learn about the Heroes in the Zoo world and about their motivations. Get ready for creativity in this camp as we embrace real life stories and the animal world that inspired them. 

Check out some of the fun things campers have done in the past.