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Animal Tales (3-5 yrs)


What:  Encouraging youth literacy, Animal Tales features a live animal character from a selected story book that is read to the children. Over the course of 30 minutes, each child has the opportunity to not only listen to a different animal story each visit but also to meet the main characters of the book! Children may touch the animals and learn more about them after the story reading in this interactive story telling program. 

Where: Classes take place in the Zoo Classroom next to the Oceans Exhibit. Participants enter through the Administration Building to the right of the Zoo Admission gates and check in at the Reception Desk. 

Who:  Zoo Tots - Animal Tales are designed for children ages 3-5 years. A parent/guardian should attend with their child

When: These 30 min. sessions are offered every other Saturday from 9:30am - 10am 

Prices (per class, includes child and adult)does not include Zoo admission
Zoo Members: $8
Non Members: $11

Registration and advanced payment required. Class size is limited to 30 participants (including parents/guardians). Select your preferred date(s) below to register for an individual class or multiple class sessions.

We look forward to seeing you at the Zoo!

Please feel free to call 309-799-3482 ext 225 or email with any questions.