Learning Adventures Camps (ages 8-11)


Registration for all 2020 Zoo Camps has begun:

Member Priority Registration: January 6-20, 2020
Open Registration Begins: January 21, 2020

Interested in becoming a member?  Click here for more info or to join today!

For descriptions of our camp themes and more information, please review our 2020 Zoo Camp Brochure COMING SOON!

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To register, download a registration packet at the link below:

About Learning Adventures Camps (ages 8-11)

Get ready for some hands-on, brains-on fun!  Learning Adventures camps for ages 8-11 are full day, in-depth explorations of some of the most fascinating science and nature topics around.  Each week focuses on a different theme, and includes a variety of engaging activities, including STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) explorations, model-making, games, crafts and hands-on encounters with live Animal Ambassadors!  Behind-the-scenes excursions are included when appropriate to the lesson, giving kids an extra special look into CPZ!

2020 Learning Adventures (ages 8-11) Camp Schedule:
*Please note, while we try to keep this schedule and open/closed status as up-to-date as possible, there may be delays in processing.  Please call the Zoo office at 765-807-1540 for the current availability of your desired session.

Camp Title Dates Times Status
Science Alive June 8-12 9:00am-4:00pm OPEN
If YOU Ran the Zoo June 15-19 9:00am-4:00pm OPEN
Wildlife Passport June 29 - July 3 9:00am-4:00pm OPEN
Stranger (Animal) Things July 6-10 9:00am-4:00pm OPEN
Mysterious Planet July 20-24 9:00am-4:00pm OPEN
Defenders of the ZOOniverse July 27-31 9:00am-4:00pm OPEN
Survival Science Aug 3-7 9:00am-4:00pm OPEN

If your desired session is full, please contact the Zoo Education Department at 765-807-1540 or zooeducation@lafayette.in.gov to be placed on a wait list.

Learning Adventures (ages 8-11) Camp Fees:

$180 Non-Members (Members save 15%)

Extended care available for an additional $20
7:30am-9:00am and 4:00pm-5:30pm

Questions?  Please call the Education Department at (765) 807-1540 or email zooeducation@lafayette.in.gov.