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F.A.W.N. - First Adventures With Nature
Ages: 12 months - 5 years
This one hour camp allows parents and children to experience the wonders of nature first-hand through animal presentations, art, music and stories, guided walks and much more. F.A.W.N. is an excellent way to introduce nature to your young child! All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Safari Camps
Ages 5-8    Ages 9-12

Children ages 5-12 will have a blast playing games, participating in group activities, crafts and seeing live animal presentations. They will explore their surroundings while taking adventurous hikes, completing unique scavenger hunts and so much more! Children can attend one week or all summer long. Snacks will be provided. Please bring a sack lunch each day for whole day camps only.

Jr. Zookeeper Camp
Ages: 13-17
Do you love animals? Do you want to work in a zoo? Here’s your chance to uncover what it takes to be successful in one of the wildest and most rewarding careers out there. You will learn first hand why teamwork, observation, communication and problem solving skills are required for the zoo environment. Discover what system is used to train and enrich our animal’s lives. You may even have the opportunity to put your animal training skills to the test. Join us at Binder Park Zoo and determine if you have what it takes to work in a zoo!


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