Turtle Back Zoo is an amazing classroom! Our Wonders of the Wild program offers students an opportunity to participate in supplementary science and nature-themed programs and projects that facilitate scientific literacy and life-long environmental stewardship.
Available to students ages 6-12. The programs include a visit to the South Mountain Reservation, Reservoir, or Zoo as weather permits. Programs will be held in-person on Saturdays from 1pm to 3pm. This is an in-person, drop-off program. Program does not include separate zoo admission Wonders of the Wild fee is $30/person.
Upcoming 2022 Dates and Themes
Spring 2022 DATES AND THEMES
Session 1 – April 16: Radical Reptiles
Session 2 – April 30: To the Farm
Session 3 – May 7: Animal Mythologies
Session 4 – May 14: Extreme Adaptations
Session 5 – May 21: Wild Weather
Session 6 – May 28: Animals and Culture
Session 7 – June 11: Under the Sea
Session 8 – June 18: Nature’s Architects