Classes for Kids and Families

 

For a full list of dates and to register for classes, visit our Events calendar.

Twilight Hikes

Join the Little Rock Zoo the last Friday of every month to explore the creatures of the night. Learn about owls, bats, frogs, and even the night stars!  This program comprises of a night hike around the zoo, along with several other activities and even take the moment to snack on s’mores!

Age range: Any
Class length: 6-10 pm
Cost: $35 for non-members, $30 for members 
Place: Education Building and zoo grounds
This activity requires registration.
 

ARrrr’ Birding 

Yo Ho Ho! Callin’ all Mateys! Join the Little Rock Zoo seadogs aboard our Jolly Roger in search of some birding treasure! Learn the ins and outs of looking for bird treasures and get an up close experience with some of the zoo’s coolest bird species! *Note: there is a bit of dressing up in costumes involved in this program*

Age range: K-5
Class length: 10-11 am
Cost: $15 for non-members, $10 for members 
Place: Education Building and zoo grounds
This activity requires registration. 


Raising a Wild Child

Have you been wanting your child to get outside more and connect with nature but not sure exactly what to do? Little Rock Zoo can help you out! This workshop is geared towards parents, guardians or others who care for kids in grades K-6th who are looking for creative ways to increase a child’s appreciation for the world around them. This 3 hour workshop is very interactive and hands-on, so be prepared to have some fun! You will also be walking away with not only our Teacher’s Resource Packet to use at the zoo, but also a special Parent Resource Packet!

Age range: Adult caretakers of children K-6th
Class length: 9-11 am
Cost: $45 for non-members, $40 for members 
Place: Education Building and zoo grounds
This activity requires registration. 
 

Parent’s Night Out

Take a relaxing date night out and leave the childcare to us in this 4 hour fun based night! The evening will be filled with games, exploration, projects and more!

Age range: K-6th
Class length: 6-10 pm
Cost: $35 for non-members, $30 for members 
Place: Education Building and zoo grounds
This activity requires registration.
 

Zoo Snoozes for Scouts

This completely customizable program will help your scouts have a fun night under the stars and even gain some badges if you wish! Work with our Education Program Coordinator to customize an exploration experience that works best for you and your group!

Age range: Any
Time: Friday-6 pm and Saturday 9am
Cost: Contact the Education Office for group pricing
Place: Education Building and zoo grounds
This activity requires registration. 

Members recieve discounted prices to our classes. 
To get more information about our memeberships, click here.

 

If you have any questions about our programs,

please call our education team:

(501)661-7220