Keeper For A Day (Ages 5 And Up)

at WCS Zoos - Brooklyn

Course Details
$36 5 seats left
Start Date:

Sat, Dec 07, 10:30am - 12:00pm

Next start dates (1)

450 Flatbush Avenue
At 450 Flatbush Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11225
Ticket price is per person. Children must be accompanied by an Adult.
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 5 and older
Average Class Size: 8

What you'll learn in this kids animal care class:

This program is packed full of special experiences for the entire family.


Sea Lions

We will learn how zookeepers teach our California Sea Lions new behaviors like waving, barking, and flipping through the air on command and help make some tasty, fishy enrichment.


We will learn about fierce carnivores like the Pallas Cats and Dingoes and help keep their predatory instincts sharp by making sensory enrichment.


We will meet some scaly, slithering animals up-close and take a special behind-the-scenes tour of Prospect Park Zoo's chelonian (turtle) propogation center.


We will learn about animal diets (we'll even visit the zoo kitchen!) and help prepare tasty treats for some of our Prospect Park Zoo monkeys, including the Golden Lion Tamarins and the Geoffrey's Marmosets.

Animals with Wings

We will make some new feathered friends by meeting birds up-close and help create some special treats for our African Straw Colored Bats.

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Refund Policy
There will be no refunds for withdrawals from programs made less than four weeks prior to the course date. All cancellation requests must be made in writing by email. Due to administrative costs, a 50% refund will be provided upon receipt of a written cancellation if received 4 weeks in advance. There will be a $50 per person service charge for each change made to the original registration. There are no make-up sessions for missed dates. Courses are held rain or shine. We reserve the right to cancel a program due to insufficient registration, in which case a full refund will be made. If you have questions regarding registration or programs, please call (800) 433-4149 or email.


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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
10:30am - 12:00pm TBD 1 $36
10:30am - 12:00pm TBD 1 $36

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