Zoo School Group Class
Zoo School Group Class serves children ages 6 to 11. Participants will have a unique opportunity to experience The Zoo with a Zoo educator by their side! These 1-hour programs offer children a chance to interact closely with a variety of zoo ambassador animals while also participating in STEAM activities that meet Massachusetts state education standards in literacy and science, math, engineering, art or math.
Members: $20/per person/per program
Nonmembers: $25/per person/per program
Minimum enrollment: 10 participants
Maximum enrollment: 20 participants
Session dates (check all that apply):
Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.: Animal Adaptations
Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.: Enrichment
Friday, October 1, 2021, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.: Poetry in Nature
Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.: Native vs. Invasive Species
Thursday, October 14, 2021, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.: Theater in the Science Classroom
Tuesday, October 26, 2021, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.: Herbivores, Omnivores, and Carnivores
These programs require pre-registration. Paperwork and payment are needed by 5 p.m. the Thursday prior to the requested session(s).
Reservations will only be charged once the minimum registration requirement has been met.
Refunds will not be processed without a note from a medical professional.
We will be outside for the duration of the program – please make sure all participants are prepared for the weather.
Transportation is not available to or from the Zoo School Group Class program.
In the case of inclement weather, every effort will be made to reschedule the program; session dates may be switched only if there is room to accommodate additional guests on the requested date.
please note: face coverings are required for all participants for the duration of the zoo school group class program per the current springfield mask mandate.
Make checks payable to: Forest Park Zoological Society
Mail completed registration packets to:
The Zoo in Forest Park & Education Center
c/o: Caroline Cay Adams
P.O. Box 80295
Springfield, MA 01138-0295
Phone: 413-733-2251, ext. 305 | Fax: 413-733-2330