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Senior Sunrise

Enjoy a cup of coffee, a snack and learn about the Zoo!
Each month we’ll learn about the history of the Zoo, animals that call the Zoo home and more.
Registration required.
From 8:30-9:30 the first Wednesday of the month March-December

April-October Zoo members$7 Non-Members $10

November-December Zoo Members $4 Non-members $6

Call 309-799-3482 ext 222 with questions or you can register on-line below!

Register for class now.

Can't come to the Zoo? Let the Zoo come to you!

Through our Outreach Education Program, zookeepers will bring a variety of Zoo animals to your group's meeting or facility and deliver a program about the animals that can be tailored to your interests.
They'll also discuss Niabi Zoo's role in animal conservation. 

Please fill out the form below with your request. A fee is charged in order to support our education programming.
*Date Requested:
*Time Requested:
  Programs must be scheduled four weeks in advance.    
*Name of venue:
*Address of venue:
*Contact Name:
*Contact Phone:
We request that you provide a parking spot as close to the door as possible.
Where can our zookeeper park?
What door should the zookeeper enter through with the animals?
*Approx. how many people do you expect?
About what age?
*Security Code:
Is four > than four? (true/false)

We request that you have a large table (8 foot rectangular) set up when we arrive.
If you think a PA system will be necessary, please have one available.

Once we receive the registration form, a confirmation will be emailed to you. Your event is not considered scheduled until you have received confirmation.

Outreach Education Request PDF Form