The public is invited to support Micke Grove Zoo by participating in any of its exceptional education programs available for registration right now, by becoming a  Zoo Member, booking a private birthday party, or making a direct tax-deductible donation.

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Zoo Tots
Take your toddler on a WILD adventure, learning through doing.  This program is all about touching; feeling; moving & exploring.  Tots are engaged through a variety of hands-on activities such as an art project; games; crafts; stories & possible live animal encounter depending on the topic.  This program is offered every Tuesday from 10:00AM-11:00AM. 
Please click on the following link to register for our upcoming Zoo Tots classes:

If you find the link not working, please contact the Education Department directly at
(209) 331-2138.

8/2 -- Mister Seahorse
8/9 -- The Very Hungry Caterpillar
8/16 - Polar Bear, Polar Bear - What Do you see?
8/23 -- The Mixed Up Chameleon
8/30 -- Eric Carle's Animals, Animals

SAVE THE DATE 2016                                         6th ANNUAL ZOO ZOOM                                 5K & KIDS’ FUN RUN                              SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2016

Zoo Zoom is a health-driven, family-friendly event that includes a children’s fun run, 5K race, games, crafts, award ceremony and a pancake breakfast.

To sign up for Zoo Zoom, go to the Upcoming Events page & click on the link.


Micke Grove Zoo will no longer have the Lorikeets back.

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