Critter Club’s thematic programs use live animal experiences*, dramatic play, art, movement and sensory exploration to help our youngest explorers learn about wildlife and how to care for the natural world.
Following state recommendations to help slow the spread of coronavirus.Crittter Club and events are temporarily canceled. Please check back for upcoming programs.
Metro and the Oregon Zoo are working closely with the Oregon Health Authority and following their guidance. We are enhancing our already robust cleaning procedures. You can help by following hygiene best practices, and following the guidance of local health officials.
Our animals are doing well and we continue to provide them with dedicated, professional care, day in and out. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has not received reports of any wildlife or animals in human care becoming sick with COVID-19. We have a good stock of essential food and medical supplies for our animals, contingencies in place and are proactively monitoring our supply chain to ensure essentials remain on hand.
- The Critter Club classes are designed for the specified age level. Please do not bring unregistered siblings to the classes.
- Zoo admission beyond the class time is not included.
- A snack is included in each class; however, we are unable to accommodate food allergies or dietary restrictions. If your child has allergies or special dietary needs, please pack your own snacks.