CLASSES & CAMPS

ZOO DISCOVERY LAB!

For teens in MIDDLE SCHOOL

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13

REGISTER HERE

During this engaging program participants will practice hands on learning through enrichment creation (creating an item that enhances an animal’s environment to encourage its natural behaviors), special behind the scenes tours, and will discover the many different careers in zoo animal care and how to get there. Participants will hear from zoo experts during scheduled demonstrations and participate in special behind the scenes tours all to learn about what it takes to work on the wild-side.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

Entry to the behind the scenes tours and other experiences are limited to registered Zoo Discovery Lab participants only.

COST

$60 Cost includes zoo admission, behind the scenes experiences, lunch, and giveaway items for one participant . 

Scholarships are available through Denver Zoo's Scholarship Fund (link below). Individual Program scholarship applications must be received 2 weeks prior to the event.

 

CAREER LAB!

For teens in HIGH SCHOOL

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10th 

REGISTER HERE

During this engaging program we will dive in and explore all aspects of animal care and will learn that it really does take a committed team of staff to make this happen.  Participants will practice hands on learning through enrichment creation (creating an item that enhances an animal’s environment to encourage its natural behaviors), special behind the scenes tours, and an overview of the many different careers in zoo animal care and how to get there. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

Entry to the behind the scenes tours and other experiences are limited to registered Career Lab participants only.

COST

$60 (this cost is underwritten by a generous anonymous donor). Cost includes zoo admission, behind the scenes experiences, animal encounters, lunch, and giveaway items for one participant. 

Scholarships are available through Denver Zoo's Scholarship Fund (link below). Individaul Program scholarship applications must be received 2 weeks prior to the event.

QUESTIONS?

For more information please call the Teen Programs Specialist at (720) 337-1491 or e-mail at teenvolunteers@denverzoo.org

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Thank you to the generous support of:
An Anonymous Donor and Clifford and DeVee Lushbough

Additional funding provided by: