Little Explorers Nature Play Program (March 2024)

About the Program:

Embark on an adventure with your little ones at Ross Park Zoo’s “Little Explorers Nature Play Program”! Designed for children aged 2-5 years old and their caregivers, this program offers an immersive experience in nature exploration and fun activities. Join us on Thursdays in March 2024 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm for an unforgettable journey through the wonders of the natural world.

Program Details:

  • Duration: Thursdays in March 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm (March 7, 14, 21, 28)
  • Price: $180 for members | $200 non-members. Price is for all four sessions per child for the series (parent or caregiver must be present with child)
  • Location: Ross Park Zoo, starting and ending at the zoo gift shop

Program Outline:

  • Introduction (10:00 am – 10:15 am): Welcome participants, overview of activities, safety guidelines.
  • Walk to Nature’s Post (10:15 am – 10:30 am): Interactive learning opportunities.
  • Nature Play Activities (10:30 am – 11:00 am): Engaging activities like scavenger hunts and nature art.
  • Walk back to Gift Shop on Lower Path (11:00 am – 11:30 am): Enjoy animal sightings along the way.
  • Snack Time (11:30 am – 11:45 am): Nutritious snack and socialization time.
  • Conclusion and Farewell (11:45 am – 12:00 pm): Recap, thank you, information on upcoming events.

Additional Information:

Registration and pre-payment required. Limited to 10 spots for quality experience. Caregivers responsible for child supervision. Dress code: Weather-appropriate clothing, closed-toe shoes. In case of inclement weather, indoor activities will be provided.
Don’t miss this opportunity to bond with your child while exploring the wonders of nature! Register now to secure your spot in this enriching program. Let’s embark on this adventure together!