CURRENT PROGRAMS

JAN | MAR | MAY | JUL | SEP | NOV

JAN

Polar Bear Picnic

 

1/14/18
8:30-10:30AM
Have you ever packed a picnic for a polar bear? Learn all about these amazing creatures while you prepare our bears a morning treat, observe them as they eat, meet a polar bear zookeeper, and participate in other fantastic family fun. You do not want to miss it!

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MAR

Como: An Insider's Look

 

3/24/18
8:30-10:30AM
Unlock a bit of mystery as we tour the greenhouse, gardens, and a zoo exhibit without the crowds. Chat with a zookeeper and gardener as they work to get ready for guests, and meet a few of Como's education animals. You?ll discover what makes Como such a magical place!

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MAY

Primate Potluck

 

5/19/18
8-10AM
Nothing sounds more fun than spending the 'prime' morning hours with some primates! Work as a family to create the perfect enrichment treats for Como's primate residents, compare your size and shape to primates large and small, and attempt fantastic feats of dexterity. Swing on over!

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JUL

Big Cat Breakfast

 

7/28/18
8-10AM
Have you ever made breakfast for a tiger? Get to know Como's big cats as you prepare their breakfast enrichment, observe adaptations and behaviors, and learn about cats in the wild. This class is sure to be a roarin' good time for the whole family.

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SEP

Bump in the Night

 

9/21/18
6:30-8:30PM
Experience Como at night and discover whoooooo-hoooooo is awake. Bump into nocturnal plants and animals while learning about the adaptations they use to survive at night. Snacks around a campfire will end the night on a sweet note. It is going to be a howling good time!

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NOV

Enrichment Engineers

 

11/17/18
9:30-11:30AM
Enrichment brings out the wild side in zoo animals as well as your pets! Meet a few of Como's animal ambassadors, design and build enrichment items, and watch as they interact with your creations. Leave with new ideas on how to build enrichment for your animal friends at home.

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