November Camp WILD

Fall Camp WILD

Fall 2021 Edition

Fall Camp WILD is a daily camp during the week of Thanksgiving break! Each day is a new opportunity for children to have fun and learn through informal, hands-on, inquiry-based activities including informative zoo tours, exciting animal encounters, collaborative teamwork, creative art, and educational games. Camp immerses children in nature while fostering friendships and a love for the natural world. Sign up for one day or multiple days!

Please Note: In an effort to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, and maintain a safe environment for the campers, staff, and animals, we have decreased the capacity for campers each day. Masks will be required for all staff and campers indoors and when social distancing is not possible.

Camp Ages:
5 - 10 years old
Camp Time:
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. each day

Themes & Dates


Monday, November 22
Sustainability: The Gift that Keeps on Giving - SOLD OUT!
Discover the efforts of people from around the world to reduce their impact on the environment. Through zoo exploration, science experiments, and art we will learn about sustainable conservation practices that benefit plants, animals, and people. Learn unique ways to reduce your impact on nature, reuse the treasures in your life, and recycle the items of the past.

Tuesday, November 23
Manatee Mystery - SOLD OUT!
Come celebrate Manatee Awareness Month with us through play, scientific investigation, and zoo exploration. Learn all about manatees as you solve mysteries and fun puzzles. Discover their distant relatives and explore the amazing characteristics of this Florida native, and see how they match up to the animals at the zoo.

Wednesday, November 24
Tree Dwellers - SOLD OUT!
Join us as we climb into the world of tree dwelling animals. Learn about the different trees animals live in, visit the animals that call these trees homes, and explore the relationship between the two. Meet creepy crawly insects, visit fully feathered friends, and explore the world amongst the leaves!

(No Camp Thursday due to the holiday)

Friday, November 26
Extreme Animals - SOLD OUT!
Animals are built for survival! Navigate extreme habitats with some of the best adapted animals on the planet. Learn how animals survive in the cool waters of the Arctic, the dry heat of the Sahara Desert, or the tallest peaks of Mount Everest. Visit some of our own animals and learn about their unique adaptations for life in the harsh environments they come from. 

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*If a date you wanted is sold out, you can still register for that day to be put on the waitlist.

Camp Rates

Member   $55 per camper per day
Non-Member   $65 per camper per day 

COVID-19 Safety Precautions

  • For the safety of our staff, animals, and guests, masks will be required for all staff and campers indoors and when social distancing is not possible.
  • All cleaning, sanitizing, and disinfecting procedures have increased in frequency and will continue for all program materials.

Registration Information

Camp must be reserved at least three weeks prior to the start of the camp program.

Payment for the program is due in full upon registration for the program.

A cancellation notice must be given two weeks prior to the scheduled program date in order to receive a full refund. If a cancellation notice is given less than two weeks from program start date, this will result in a fee of 50% of the total cost of the registration. Any participant who does not attend the program per the scheduled date and time, without notice to the Education Department, is considered a "No Show" and no refund will be given.

Education Department

Phone: 239-262-5409 ext. 158

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