Wild Beginnings: How do Animals Taste and Smell? – CANCELED

Edventure Academy Wild Beginnings

All Edventure Academy sessions have been canceled due to state and county public health directives in response to COVID-19, the Rosamond Gifford Zoo is temporarily closing until further notice.

Specially tailored just for little ones, aged 12 months to 3 years.

Ever wonder how animals taste and smell the world around them? Join us at the zoo while we explore the different ways animals use their sense of taste and smell to survive in the wild.

Wild Beginnings: How do Animals See?

Edventure Academy Wild Beginnings

Specially tailored just for little ones, aged 12 months to 3 years.

Why do some animals have eyes on the side of their head while others have eyes in the front? How many eyes do animals have? Come join us at the zoo as we explore how animals see and how eyesight is important to their survival in the wild. Meet and greet a special animal ambassador!

Tuition per session
Members: $8 per child/adult pair
Non-members: $10 per child/adult pair
$5 per additional child in same session

Sessions:

Time 
10 a.m.-10:45 a.m.SOLD OUT
11:15 a.m.-NoonSOLD OUT
1 p.m.-1:45 p.m.Reserve Now

Classes fill quickly! Questions: call (315) 435-8511 x8531 or email [email protected]

Wild Beginnings: Animal Opposites

Edventure Academy Wild Beginnings

Specially tailored just for little ones, aged 12 months to 3 years.

Big or small, hard or soft, quiet or loud! Join us at the zoo as we explore different animals and their opposites. We will compare animals to their opposite and see what makes them alike and different from each other.

Tuition per session
Members: $8 per child/adult pair
Non-members: $10 per child/adult pair
$5 per additional child in same session

Sessions:

Time 
10 a.m.-10:45 a.m.Reserve Now
11:15 a.m.-NoonReserve Now

Classes fill quickly! Questions: call (315) 435-8511 x8531 or email [email protected]

*NOTE – This class was previously scheduled for February 7

Wild Beginnings: How do Animals Prepare for Winter?

Edventure Academy Wild Beginnings

Specially tailored just for little ones, aged 12 months to 3 years.

Have you ever wondered where animals go in the winter? Join us while we discover the secret life of animals in the winter!

Tuition per session
Members: $8 per child/adult pair
Non-members: $10 per child/adult pair
$5 per additional child in same session

Sessions:

Time 
10 a.m.-10:45 a.m.SOLD OUT
11:15 a.m.-NoonSOLD OUT

Classes fill quickly! Questions: call (315) 435-8511 x8531 or email [email protected]

Wild Beginnings: Animal Teeth

Edventure Academy Wild Beginnings

Specially tailored just for little ones, aged 12 months to 3 years.

Chomp, bite, and bare those teeth. Join us at the zoo while we explore different animal teeth and the food these animals like to eat!

Tuition per session
Members: $8 per child/adult pair
Non-members: $10 per child/adult pair
$5 per additional child in same session

Sessions:

Time 
10 a.m.-10:45 a.m.SOLD OUT
11:15 a.m.-NoonReserve Now

Classes fill quickly! Questions: call (315) 435-8511 x8560 or email [email protected]

Wild Beginnings: Animal Tails

Edventure Academy Wild Beginnings

Specially tailored just for little ones, aged 12 months to 3 years.

Do you have a tail? Why do animals have tails? We will explore different animal tails and find out how they help animals to survive in the wild.

Tuition per session
Members: $8 per child/adult pair
Non-members: $10 per child/adult pair
$5 per additional child in same session

Sessions:

Time 
10 a.m.-10:45 a.m.SOLD OUT
11:15 a.m.-NoonSOLD OUT
1 p.m.-1:45 p.m.Reserve Now

Classes fill quickly! Questions: call (315) 435-8511 x8560 or email [email protected]

Wild Beginnings: Animal Feet

Edventure Academy Wild Beginnings

Specially tailored just for little ones, aged 12 months to 3 years.

Do animal feet look like yours? We will learn about different animal feet and how they help animals to live in different parts of the world. Waddle, climb, or hop on over for this fun class!

Tuition per session
Members: $8 per child/adult pair
Non-members: $10 per child/adult pair
$5 per additional child in same session

Sessions:

Time 
10 a.m.-10:45 a.m.Reserve Now
11:15 a.m.-NoonReserve Now
1 p.m.-1:45 p.m.Reserve Now

Classes fill quickly! Questions: call (315) 435-8511 x8560 or email [email protected]

Wild Beginnings: Animal Coverings

Edventure Academy Wild Beginnings

Specially tailored just for little ones, aged 12 months to 3 years.

Why are birds covered with feathers? Why are reptiles covered in scales? Here is your chance to see and touch some different body coverings and learn more about how they help an animal survive!

Tuition per session
Members: $8 per child/adult pair
Non-members: $10 per child/adult pair
$5 per additional child in same session

Sessions:

Time 
10 a.m.-10:45 a.m.Reserve Now
11:15 a.m.-NoonReserve Now

Classes fill quickly! Questions: call (315) 435-8511 x8559 or email [email protected]

Wild Beginnings: Courageous Cats/Graduation

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 per child/adult pair
$5 per additional child in same session

Sessions:

Time 
10 a.m.-10:45 a.m.SOLD OUT
11:15 a.m.-NoonSOLD OUT
1 p.m.-1:45 p.m.Reserve Now

Classes fill quickly! Questions: call (315) 435-8511 x8559 or email [email protected]

Wild Beginnings: Animal Grossology

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 per child/adult pair
$5 per additional child in same session

Sessions:

Time 
10 a.m.-10:45 a.m.SOLD OUT
11:15 a.m.-NoonReserve Now

Classes fill quickly! Questions: call (315) 435-8511 x8559 or email [email protected]