Hike the Great Northwest
Explore the Great Northwest and discover some of the animal that call this place home. Discover how the keepers make enrichment items and watch as the black bears get those treats. Plunge into the dirt and tour behind the scenes at the zoo's greenhouse. Hone naturalist skills on a scavenger hunt and meet a US Fish and Wildlife Service Specialist to learn about native pollinators.
Date: Monday, July 2, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Half day option (8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.) for campers 4 years through entering K.
Costs and registration
Zoo members: $60 per child for full day camps, $30 per child for half day camp (4 years-entering K)
Non-members: $65 per child for full day camps, $35 per child for half day camp (4 years-entering K)
Early Care (7:30-8:15 a.m.): $5 per day
Late Care (3:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.): $12 per day.
Late Care is not available for the half day camp (4 years-entering K)
Pack a lunch or purchase a sack lunch for $6.00 per day. Lunch is not available for the half day camp (4 years-entering K.)
Snacks are provided. All meals come with a vegetarian option and choice of water or juice. Sample entree items could include hot dogs, mac & cheese, pizza, chicken nuggets. All meals include fruit, carrot sticks and dessert. While we do provide vegetarian options we are unable to accommodate other dietary restrictions. If your camper has food allergies or special dietary restrictions please have them bring their own lunch and snacks.
Campers are grouped by the following grades:
- 4 years-entering K (half day camp)
- entering K-1st grade
- entering 2-3rd grade
- entering 4-5th grade
- entering 6-8th grade
Discovery Days day camps include:
Hands-on learning activities
Animal visits in the classroom
Refunds, minus a 10% administrative fee, will be made only if your cancellation is received before June 4 , 2018. After June 5th, 75% refunds will be given if cancellation is made at least ten business days before the start of your camp week. No partial refunds are given for missed camp days. There is no fee to switch camps. To cancel or switch camps, please call 503-220-2781.
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