Keeper For A Day (Ages 5 And Up)

at WCS Zoos - Brooklyn

Course Details
$36 5 seats left
Start Date:

Sat, Mar 07, 10:30am - 12:00pm

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450 Flatbush Avenue
At 450 Flatbush Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11225
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Ticket price is per person. Children must be accompanied by an Adult.
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 5 and older
Average Class Size: 8

What you'll learn in this kids animal care class:

This program is packed full of special experiences for the entire family.


Monkeys - December 7, 2019

We will learn about animal diets (we'll even visit the zoo kitchen!) and help prepare tasty treats for some of our Prospect Park Zoo monkeys, including the Golden Lion Tamarins and the Geoffrey's Marmosets.

Animals with Wings - January 4, 2020

We will make some new feathered friends by meeting birds up-close and help create some special treats for our African Straw Colored Bats.

Predators - February 1, 2020

We will learn about caring for fierce predators like the Pallas Cats and Dingoes and help the zookeepers keep these animals' hunting instincts sharp by making sensory enrichment.

Reptiles - March 7, 2020

We will meet some scaly, slithering animals up-close and take a special behind-the-scenes tour of Prospect Park Zoo's chelonian (turtle) propogation center.

Sea Lions - April 4, 2020

We will learn about how zookeepers teach our California Sea Lions new behaviors like waving, barking, and flipping through the air on command and help make some tasty, fishy enrichment.

Domesticated Animals - May 2, 2020

We will head to the barn to learn about caring for domestic animals like goats, sheep, and alpacas.

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Refund Policy
There will be no refunds for withdrawals from programs made less than four weeks prior to the course date. All cancellation requests must be made in writing by email. Due to administrative costs, a 50% refund will be provided upon receipt of a written cancellation if received 4 weeks in advance. There will be a $50 per person service charge for each change made to the original registration. There are no make-up sessions for missed dates. Courses are held rain or shine. We reserve the right to cancel a program due to insufficient registration, in which case a full refund will be made. If you have questions regarding registration or programs, please call (800) 433-4149 or email.


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