Education Programs

Pre-K Program (Zoo Kritters)



Come join us in party room at the zoo on the fourth Friday of every month from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. to learn about our zoo animals. A new animal will be highlighted at every program. 

Program Highlights include: 
  • Story time featuring our animal
  • An animal encounter or talk where we dive into information about the animal
  • An animal-themed craft 
Program Cost:
  • $5 for Zoo Members 
  • $10 for General Public 
  • Groups of 5 or more: $2/ person 
  • Cost includes admission into zoo
Space is limited with a maximum of 10 individuals allowed. 
Date Animal
April 23, 2021 Bearded Dragon
May 28, 2021  Guinea Pigs 
July 23, 2021 Tortoises 
August 27, 2021  Rabbit
September 24, 2021 Goats
October 22, 2021 Parrots 
November 19, 2021 Snakes 
December 17, 2021 Owl 

Please note some Pre-K Program dates do not occur on the fourth Friday due to conflicts with holidays. There will also not be a program in June due to Zoo Camp register. Register now...

Keeper Talks


We are continuing keeper talks and this year we are adding new animals. You can view the schedule below and keep an eye out on Facebook for any updates on dates and times. 

These programs take place the second Saturday of each month at 10:30 a.m. unless otherwise specified. 

These are free programs that we offer to guests at the zoo. Talks will take place at the animals' enclosures.
Event Time Animal(s) Location
First and Third Friday/Saturday at 11:15 a.m. Reptiles Amphitheater 
First and Third Friday/Saturday at 1:30 p.m.  Bobcat/ Coati Animals' Exhibit
First and Third Friday/Saturday at 3:15 p.m. Mountain Lion Animal Exhibit
Second and Fourth Friday/ Saturday at 11:15 a.m. Bird/ Mammal Amphitheater 
Second and Fourth Friday/ Saturday at 1:30 p.m. Longhorn/Pony Animals' Ehibit
Second and Fourth Friday/ Saturday at 3:15 p.m. Mountain Lion Animal Exhibit