For this sensory-based program, we are focusing our efforts on our tiniest patrons – children ages 0-2. During each one hour session, your child will enjoy:
— A stroll around the zoo
— A focused animal exhibit visit
— Opportunities for sensory exploration
— A live animal encounter
— Unstructured nature play
Adult parents/caregivers will also explore important skills to help their child get the most out of visits to nature-related places like the Zoo.
What: Exploration program for our youngest audiences
Who: Children ages 0-2 and a caregiver
Where: At the Zoo
When: Spring and Fall sessions
Time: 30 to 60 minute program
Cost: $64 per child, per session (in person) Includes one adult; $40 per virtual session; Zoo admission not included, but is free for members
How: Register online at the above right link
FALL 2020 SESSION:
Session 1 (in-person):
Tuesdays, September 8th – October 27th: 10:15 A.M. – 11:15 P.M.
Session 2 (virtual):
Tuesdays, September 8th – October 27th: 2:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.
Session 3 (in-person):
Fridays, September 11th – October 30th: 10:15 A.M. – 11:15 P.M.
Class size is limited to 8 families for in-person classes and 10 families for virtual classes. Registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Due to the limited number of available spaces, participants must register for 1 session only.
CANCELLATION – No refunds will be given after the start of the program.
Note for in-person classes: All guests are required to have their temperature checked before they enter the Zoo. Any guest with a body temperature of 100.4 degrees or above will not be permitted to enter the Zoo. If you do not feel well, we ask that you do not visit. Please call 716-995-6127 to reschedule any classes you have reserved. During your visit, we require the use of face masks/coverings at all times for all guests ages 2 and up. In addition, all families will be asked to maintain social distancing throughout all programs. The majority of the in-person Little Lions classes will take place outdoors, so please dress prepared for the weather.
Don’t see a program that fits your needs?
Call us at 716-995-6128 and we’ll work with you to create an amazing wildlife connection to fit your needs. Programs can be adapted to serve your special needs community, too. Contact us for details!