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Spring Public Programs


ANIMAL ADVENTURES

Tuesdays thru Fridays 10:00-2:00pm, March – June

Join us for special spring Animal Adventures at the Zoo! These drop-in educational programs are FREE with paid admission and open to all ages. Through games, puppet shows, activities, and crafts, participants will learn about the husbandry, behavior, adaptations, and ecology of different animals. Activities take 15-20 minutes to complete. Locations vary so look on the Creature Encounter chalkboard and listen for shuttle announcements for locations and show times on day of visit. Click here for descriptions of the weekly Animal Adventure Themes.


PUPPET SHOW/STORYTIME & CRAFTS

Tuesdays thru Fridays 12:30-1:00pm, March – June

Throughout the spring season, our youngest zoo guests can experience fun and educational theatrical presentations performed by Zoo staff and volunteers. The shows and stories relate to the Zoo theme for that week and participants can make a craft after the show. Locations vary so look on the Creature Encounter Chalkboard and listen to shuttle


MEMBER ONLY FAMILY PROGRAMS

Select Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays, March – June

Exclusive educational opportunities for Zoo members. Get treated to a tour by a  Zoo Educator and explore the wildlife and wild places along Zoo pathways on the way to engage in specially created educational adventures at one of our sheltered education areas. Click here for more information and to see dates for Member Only Family Programs.


WEEKENDS ARE WILD – ZOO WALKS FOR ADULTS

Select Saturdays & Sundays from 8:30am – 10:00am

Take an informative morning stroll through the unique natural areas within the Maryland Zoo. Click here for more information about the Weekends Are Wild walks.


**Unless otherwise noted – check chalkboard at Creature Encounters 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 public.programs@marylandzoo.org