Youth and Family Programs
From preschool to adults, we have something for everyone!

Adult, Family and Youth Programs

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$35 members / $40 nonmembers
Saturday Science

Encourage your child to dig deeper into the science of the natural world! Programs include age-appropriate activities, behind-the-scenes Zoo tours and more.

Ages 6-8 years

SOLD OUT – Snakes and Other Reptiles – Nov. 12 (1:30-4:00pm)

Ages 9-12 years

Clever Critters – Nov. 19 (1:30-4:00pm)

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Spaces are limited, so register now! For registration assistance or questions, please email us at edustaff@indyzoo.com for the fastest response.

For Middle and High School Students
Zoo Careers

Nov. 5 • 1:30-4:00pm • $40

Interested in a zoo career? Discover the wide variety of zoo careers and learn what it takes to work at a zoo. Participants will have the opportunity to behind the scenes and talk with Zoo staff.​

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For Middle and High School Students
Jungle Juniors Preschool Program

Jungle Juniors preschool programs are a great way to begin youngsters ages 3-5 years on journey to discover and learn about the world around them. Each program includes hands-on activities, animal artifacts, a Zoo walk, and a story or craft.

These programs are designed for children to work one-on-one together with a parent or caregiver. With every paid child, one adult is admitted free and is required to stay for the program. For registration assistance or questions, please email us at edustaff@indyzoo.com for the fastest response.

  • Ages 3 and 4

    These programs are designed for children to work one-on-one together with a parent or caregiver. With every paid child, one adult is admitted free and is required to stay for the program. To ensure that each preschooler has the best experience possible, parents must make alternate childcare arrangements for any siblings who are not signed up for the class.

    3-4 Single Sessions

    Cost: $20 members/$25 nonmembers. All sessions are 9:30-11:00am

    Bears – Nov. 2 or 3
    SOLD OUT ON DEC. 5! – Who Will Guide My Sleigh? – Dec. 5 or 6
    SOLD OUT! The Animals’ Santa – Dec. 12

  • Ages 4 and 5

    These programs are designed for children to work one-on-one together with a parent or caregiver. With every paid child, one adult is admitted free and is required to stay for the program. To ensure that each preschooler has the best experience possible, parents must make alternate childcare arrangements for any siblings who are not signed up for the class

    4-5 Single Sessions

    Cost: $25 members/$30 nonmembers. All sessions are 9:30-11:30am

    Not So Creepy Creatures – Oct. 24 or 25
    Forest Friends – Nov. 8 or 11
    All the Furry Things – Nov. 14 or 15
    An Orangutan Night Before Christmas – Dec. 7 or 8
    Santa Jaws – Dec. 13

Sign Up for Jungle Juniors Preschool Programs

Spaces are limited, so register now! For registration assistance or questions, please email us at edustaff@indyzoo.com for the fastest response.