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February 2019

Winter Break Camp

February 18 - February 22
Winter Break Camp

Join us for winter break zoo camp. Choose one day or all week! Topics vary each day. You can expect zoo tours, animal interactions, crafts, snacks and different activities each day as we explore the zoo. February 18 - 22  |  Monday-Friday TOPICS: Monday: Nocturnal Neighbors Tuesday: Zoo Safari (ages 6-8) and Photo Safari (ages 9-12) Wednesday: Animal Diets Thursday: Animal Artists Friday: Sensational Senses Sessions: Ages Days Time TUITION PER SESSION   Ages 3-5* Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9 a.m.-noon…

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Zoo Teddy Bear Clinic presented by St. Joseph’s Health

February 18 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Free for members or with zoo admission
Syracuse Zoo RGZ Teddy Bear Clinic

Children of all ages and their favorite teddy bear or plush animal are invited to attend a special Teddy Bear Clinic presented by St. Joseph’s Health. If your pal has received an excessive amount of love over the years, zoo volunteers and medical staff from St. Joseph’s Health will be onsite to offer “first aid.”

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Harlem Globetrotter Ambassador

February 19 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free for members or with zoo admission
Meet the Harlem Globetrotters Syracuse Zoo RGZ

Here’s your chance to meet Briana "Hoops" Green of the world famous Harlem Globetrotters basketball team! She will appear at the zoo for a special skills demonstration, photo ops and autographs. An athletic zoo animal ambassador also may make an appearance! The Globetrotters are coming to Syracuse March 9 and 10. Click here to get your tickets. Use promo code ZOO, to get 25% off!

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Oceans Awareness Day

February 20 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Free for members or with zoo admission
Oceans Awareness Day Syracuse Zoo RGZ Octopus

Learn about our oceans and marine life with keeper chats, biofacts and a game of Octopus Zoopardy. Take a fun photo at our Under the Sea “photo booth.” The first 200 children at the zoo will receive a free gift!

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Superhero Day!

February 21 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Free for members or with zoo admission
Superhero Day Syracuse Zoo RGZ

Kids, dress up as your favorite superhero for this super-fun day at the zoo! Tour the exhibits, learn about our super-powered animal friends and enjoy superhero-themed games and activities. Plus, Syracuse Crunch mascot, Crunchman, will be on hand to greet his superhero friends from 10 a.m. to noon!

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Pokémon Go Day!

February 22 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Free for members or with zoo admission
Pokémon Go Day Syracuse Zoo RGZ

Pokémon Go enthusiasts can come ‘Catch ‘em all’ at the zoo, with lures throughout the zoo from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. See how many zoo-themed Pokémon you can catch! Rapid charging station will be available, bring your charging cord. All Pokémon will be in public areas of the zoo, so have fun, respect signage and play safely! The first 200 children at the zoo will receive a free Pokémon-themed gift.

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March 2019

Edventure Academy: All About Bats!

March 1 - March 2
$18 – $23
Edventure Academy All About Bats

Do you love bats? By the end of this program you will! There are numerous myths about bats that will be debunked while we learn about how bats help humans, what they eat, problems they face, and some fun facts! We may even get to meet one of the zoo’s resident bats! Sessions: Ages Date Time   Ages 3-5 with parent Friday, March 1 10:30 a.m.-noon Register Now Ages 3-5 with parent Saturday, March 2 10:30 a.m.-noon Register Now Ages…

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Wild Beginnings: Bats

March 1 | 10:00 am - 10:45 am
$8 – $10
Edventure Academy Wild Beginnings

Want to try Edventure Academy, but your child is too young? We've designed these new programs tailored just for little ones, aged 12 months to 3 years. Each themed class includes animal biofacts, nature-themed sensory play, a story, and an opportunity to see an animal up close!  Young ones will explore with their senses as well as develop language and motor skills in the process during this early learning adventure. Tuition per session Members: $8 per child/adult pair Non-members: $10…

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Family Twilight: Survival of the Fittest

March 8 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
$20 – $25
Syracuse Zoo RGZ Gray Wolf

Survival is hard work! From avoiding becoming another animal’s dinner to surviving extreme weather conditions, wild animals have a tough job. We will explore the smarts, strength, and skills animals need to survive by touring part of the zoo and meeting a savvy animal! For 6-10 year olds! Caregivers must stay Register Now Members: $20 per child or child/adult pair Non-members: $25 per child or child/adult pair Classes fill quickly! Questions: call (315) 435-8511 x8559 or email education@rosamondgiffordzoo.org

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Meet a Keeper Mornings: Penguins

March 14 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am
$65 – $75
Meet a Keeper Mornings: Penguins Syracuse Zoo RGZ

Meet a Keeper Mornings! For Adults Only; Ages 21 and up! Comical and captivating, the zoo's Humboldt penguin colony is a joy to watch. Join us for an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of Penguin Coast led by senior animal care staff. We will visit the husbandry building, where penguins can spend time indoors, as well as the life support systems building which houses all the equipment needed to maintain a critical balance in the 50,000 gallon pool. Guests will have the…

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