Public Programs


Summer Public Programs



Take part in the creative educational series: Animal Craft Safaris! Learn about the zoo animals and the ecology and conservation of wild animals while creating an animal-related craft. Pre-registration is required. There is a $5.00 fee for materials. Animal Craft Safaris occur on the third Thursday and last Sunday of July and August.

Click here for more information about the programs and to register now.

Family Overnights

July 11th- 12th and August 1st- 2nd, 6:30pm Saturday to 9:30am Sunday

The Zoo is where the wild things snore! Join other zoo-loving families for an educational night under the stars! You and your children can spend the night in tents and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Zoo by night. Click to learn more and reserve your space.

**Unless otherwise noted – check chalkboards at Creature Encounters and Penguin Coast for any location changes on day of program.

For more information about other education programs, please contact the Zoo’s education department at 443.552.5300 or email 

Please note: Due to technical difficulties with our phone system, email is currently the most reliable way to reach our education department.