Scovill Zoo’s education programs offer opportunities for animal lovers of all ages to discover the animal kingdom. With zoo classes, guided tours, and a fantastic Mobile Zoo, Scovill Zoo provides fun, hands-on connections to the animal world.


Zoo Buddies

Can you waddle like a penguin, howl like a wolf, or run like a cheetah? An exciting animal adventure awaits 3 – 5 year-olds and their adult guests! Through the use of short stories and hands-on activities, we will make connections with some amazing creatures. Participants will get to take home their very own Zoo Buddy plush animal after class.
Location: Scovill Zoo, 71 S. Country Club Rd.
Fee: $16 ($13 with resident discount)
Registration: Registration for classes will start on August 25.  Click here to register online or call the zoo at 421-7436.

156514-I1Wallaby WalkaboutSeptember 1210 - 11 a.m.
156514-I2Wallaby WalkaboutSeptember 122 - 3 p.m.
156514-J1Calling All CowhandsOctober 1010 - 11 a.m.
156514-J2Calling All CowhandsOctober 102 - 3 p.m
156514-K1Adorable ArachnidsNovember 1410 - 11 a.m.
156514-K2Adorable ArachnidsNovember 142 - 3 p.m
156514-L1Armadillo RoundupDecember 1210 - 11 a.m.
156514-L2Armadillo RoundupDecember 122 - 3 p.m


Pajama Party with Santa

Santa is coming to Scovill Zoo! Bring your pillow, wear your PJ’s, and visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus while you make an ornament, decorate cookies, enjoy an animal presentation, and sing some holiday tunes. Must be accompanied by an adult.
Location: Scovill Zoo, 71 S. Country Club Rd.
Fee: $15 ($12 with resident discount)
Registration will begin on August 25.

156560-183 - 10Sat.December 91 - 3 p.m.
156560-243 - 10Sat.December 95 - 7 p.m.