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Upcoming Events and Programs

Here’s a look at all of the events and programs currently scheduled at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. This schedule is (of course) subject to revision. As the year goes on, please revisit this page for any changes.

May 2019

Friday, May 24

Members’ Night Out
@ 6:00–9:00pm
It’s free, after-hours and for members only (no guest passes, please). Riverbanks members can stroll through the Zoo on two Friday evenings for three extraordinary hours when the park is normally closed to the public. Come one evening or both.
COST: Free for Riverbanks members only ($5 per guest—no guest passes please). Pre-registration is not required.

 
Girl Scout Overnight: Nature’s Night Owls
@ 6:45pm until 9:00am the next day (ages 5–adult)
Many creatures like to stay up late and work the night shift! These late risers use incredible adaptations to help them get the job done in the dark. Groups will become part of the Zoo’s night life through hands-on activities, up-close encounters with nocturnal animal ambassadors and a behind-the-scenes tour to discover who at Riverbanks prefers the dark to day.
Cost: $50 per participant.
Registration Closed  Scout Overnights

June 2019

Saturday, June 1

Start off the summer with homemade ice cream using ingredients from our garden! We will show you some ways to use fresh fruit, mint and other herbs to create tasty ice cream. There will be games and activities for children as well.

 
Family on Safari: Camping 101 (Garden)
@ 6:00pm until 9:00am the next day (ages 5–adult)
New to camping? Join us in Riverbanks Botanical Garden to set up a tent, roast marshmallows and sleep on the lawn at Waterfall Junction. Guests will learn some basic camping skills including Leave No Trace principles, how to create solar ovens and purify water. Four-person tents and foam mats are provided as well as pizza dinner, marshmallow roasting and water play in the Aflac Splash Zone at Waterfall Junction (weather dependent).
COST: $50 Riverbanks members / $60 general public per person. Admission for the park on the day following the event is included in ticket price. Dinner, snack and breakfast are also included.

 
Girl Scout Overnight: Nature’s Night Owls
@ 6:45pm until 9:00am the next day (ages 5–adult)
Many creatures like to stay up late and work the night shift! These late risers use incredible adaptations to help them get the job done in the dark. Groups will become part of the Zoo’s night life through hands-on activities, up-close encounters with nocturnal animal ambassadors and a behind-the-scenes tour to discover who at Riverbanks prefers the dark to day.
Cost: $50 per participant.

Saturday, June 8

A healthy ocean equals a healthy planet. How will you take action? Join Riverbanks Zoo and Garden as we celebrate World Oceans Day. Become a steward of the seas; immerse yourself in aquatic adventures; make waves for conservation.
COST: All activities are free with paid admission or membership.

Monday, June 10

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Tuesday, June 11

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Wednesday, June 12

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Thursday, June 13

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Friday, June 14

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
The big screen returns to Riverbanks on select Friday nights this summer. Explore Waterfall Junction then enjoy a family-friendly movie beginning at dusk (Waterfall Junction will open at 6:00pm and close just prior to the start of the movie). Food and beverages also will be available for purchase.
COST: $3 Riverbanks members / $5 general public.

Monday, June 17

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Tuesday, June 18

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: City Critters
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
What animals are lurking in our city? Come discover the fascinating secret lives of the critters that live just outside our doors!
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Wednesday, June 19

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: City Critters
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
What animals are lurking in our city? Come discover the fascinating secret lives of the critters that live just outside our doors!
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Thursday, June 20

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: City Critters
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
What animals are lurking in our city? Come discover the fascinating secret lives of the critters that live just outside our doors!
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Friday, June 21

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Members’ Night Out
@ 6:00–9:00pm
It’s free, after-hours and for members only (no guest passes, please). Riverbanks members can stroll through the Zoo on two Friday evenings for three extraordinary hours when the park is normally closed to the public. Come one evening or both.
COST: Free for Riverbanks members only ($5 per guest—no guest passes please). Pre-registration is not required.

Monday, June 24

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Tuesday, June 25

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Wednesday, June 26

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Thursday, June 27

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Friday, June 28

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Saturday, June 29

Family on Safari: Coastal Close Up (Zoo)
@ 6:00pm until 9:00am the next day (ages 5–adult)
Join us for a splashing good time as you learn about our seals and sea lions, ocean life, aquatic habitats and how each of us can do our part to protect the ocean. Groups will enjoy exploration through hands-on activities, up-close encounters with animal ambassadors and a behind-the-scenes tour before heading to bed inside Sea Lion Landing. Pizza dinner and marshmallow roasting are also included.
COST: $50 Riverbanks members / $60 general public per person. Admission for the park on the day following the event is included in ticket price. Dinner, snack and breakfast are also included.

July 2019

Monday, July 1

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $100 members / $125 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

Tuesday, July 2

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $100 members / $125 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

Wednesday, July 3

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $100 members / $125 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

Thursday, July 4

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $100 members / $125 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

Friday, July 5

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $100 members / $125 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $150 members / $195 general public.

Monday, July 8

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Tuesday, July 9

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Wednesday, July 10

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Thursday, July 11

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Friday, July 12

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Monday, July 15

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Tuesday, July 16

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: City Critters
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
What animals are lurking in our city? Come discover the fascinating secret lives of the critters that live just outside our doors!
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Wednesday, July 17

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: City Critters
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
What animals are lurking in our city? Come discover the fascinating secret lives of the critters that live just outside our doors!
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Thursday, July 18

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: City Critters
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
What animals are lurking in our city? Come discover the fascinating secret lives of the critters that live just outside our doors!
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Friday, July 19

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
The big screen returns to Riverbanks on select Friday nights this summer. Explore Waterfall Junction then enjoy a family-friendly movie beginning at dusk (Waterfall Junction will open at 6:00pm and close just prior to the start of the movie). Food and beverages also will be available for purchase.
COST: $3 Riverbanks members / $5 general public.

Saturday, July 20

Family on Safari: Nature’s Night Owls (Zoo)
@ 6:00pm until 9:00am the next day (ages 5–adult)
Many creatures like to stay up late and work the night shift! These late risers use incredible adaptations to help them get the job done in the dark. Groups will become part of the Zoo’s night life through hands-on activities, up-close encounters with nocturnal animal ambassadors and a behind-the-scenes tour to discover who at Riverbanks prefers the dark to day. Pizza dinner and marshmallow roasting are also included.
COST: $50 Riverbanks members / $60 general public per person. Admission for the park on the day following the event is included in ticket price. Dinner, snack and breakfast are also included.

Monday, July 22

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Tuesday, July 23

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Wednesday, July 24

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Thursday, July 25

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Friday, July 26

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Monday, July 29

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Tuesday, July 30

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: City Critters
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
What animals are lurking in our city? Come discover the fascinating secret lives of the critters that live just outside our doors!
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Wednesday, July 31

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: City Critters
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
What animals are lurking in our city? Come discover the fascinating secret lives of the critters that live just outside our doors!
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

August 2019

Thursday, August 1

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: City Critters
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
What animals are lurking in our city? Come discover the fascinating secret lives of the critters that live just outside our doors!
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Friday, August 2

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Brew at the Zoo
@ 7:00–9:30pm (ages 21 and up)
Tap into this sell-out event that supports wildlife and wild places with samples of cold, frothy beer. From domestics to imports to specialty micros, guests can choose their brew and meander through the Zoo or hang out in the plaza and listen to live music. No one under 21 will be admitted.
COST: $40 Riverbanks members / $50 general public. The VIP option is SOLD OUT.
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Monday, August 5

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Tuesday, August 6

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Wednesday, August 7

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Thursday, August 8

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Around the Pond
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
From cattails and polliwogs to turtles and willow trees, there is an amazing world of life in and around the pond! Let’s explore the unique plants and animals that call the pond home.
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Friday, August 9

Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Critter Twitter
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
We can chat with anyone, anywhere, at any time using Facebook, email, cell phones, Instagram and Snapchat. Without these human tools, how do animals get the word out? Join the adventure as we explore the art of communication—animal style. Don’t miss the buzz about this exciting camp!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Island Fever
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Get ready to take an excursion across the planet’s strangest yet most amazing islands, as we visit the Galapagos, Madagascar and Australia. Campers will have opportunities to learn how islands are created as well as identify some of the unique creatures that inhabit them. Beware! You just might catch the fever about these mysterious places.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Watery World
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Dive into the amazing world of water as we investigate the water cycle, its properties and animals that call it home. Campers will have a splashing good time learning about sharks, sea turtles, frogs—and lizards that can walk on water!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Wild Seasons (FULL Day)
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 4–5)
Do you like to visit the beach in the summer, anticipate snow in the winter, play in the leaves come fall and watch flowers bloom in the spring? Animals and plants change their activities, too! Join the fun as we discover the wonders of each season.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Monday, August 12

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

Tuesday, August 13

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: City Critters
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
What animals are lurking in our city? Come discover the fascinating secret lives of the critters that live just outside our doors!
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Wednesday, August 14

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: City Critters
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
What animals are lurking in our city? Come discover the fascinating secret lives of the critters that live just outside our doors!
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Thursday, August 15

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: City Critters
@ 9:30–11:30am (ages 3–4 w/an adult)
What animals are lurking in our city? Come discover the fascinating secret lives of the critters that live just outside our doors!
COST: $65 members / $80 general public.

Friday, August 16

Summer Zoo Camp: Sense-able Animals (HALF Day)
@ 9:00am–12:00pm (ages 4–5)
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $125 members / $155 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Animal Aviators
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 8–10)
Did you know that birds and bats are not the only frequent flyers in the animal kingdom? Come soar with us as we explore the wonders of ballooning, gliding, parachuting and flying. Discover how aerodynamics makes aviation possible for some very unlikely creatures.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: Dirty Jobs
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 11–13)
It’s a messy job but someone’s got to do it—and we’re not necessarily talking about shoveling poop! Whether farmers, butchers, builders, beauticians or interior decorators, animals are some of the hardest workers on the planet, and they don’t even get a vacation! Come job shadow ants, lions, cleaning wrasse and various Riverbanks employees this summer as we learn what it takes for these workaholics to succeed. You may even pick up a few job skills along the way!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Ever wonder how animals see after dark, hear under the water and feel without fingers? In this “tasteful” camp we will see how humans and animals make “sense” of things as they explore their homes.
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
Summer Zoo Camp: ZooBorns
@ 9:00am–4:00pm (ages 6–7)
Everyone loves babies! Find out how zoo youngsters spend their first hours, days and years of life. Join the fun as we investigate the colorful world of eggs, wild parenting strategies, life cycles and much more!
COST: $190 members / $240 general public.

 
The big screen returns to Riverbanks on select Friday nights this summer. Explore Waterfall Junction then enjoy a family-friendly movie beginning at dusk (Waterfall Junction will open at 6:00pm and close just prior to the start of the movie). Food and beverages also will be available for purchase.
COST: $3 Riverbanks members / $5 general public.

September 2019

Friday, September 20

Don’t miss the wildest event in town at Riverbanks ZOOfari—the Zoo’s premier fundraiser. Take an evening stroll through the Zoo, catch a glimpse of some wild creatures, savor tasty cuisine and cool cocktails, and bid on one-of-a-kind silent and live auction items. Proceeds support ongoing conservation and education efforts at Riverbanks.
COST: $65 Riverbanks members / $75 general public.
On Sale August 1  More Info

October 2019

Friday, October 18

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

Saturday, October 19

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

Sunday, October 20

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

Monday, October 21

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

Tuesday, October 22

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

Wednesday, October 23

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

Thursday, October 24

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

Friday, October 25

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

Saturday, October 26

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

Sunday, October 27

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

Monday, October 28

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

Tuesday, October 29

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

Wednesday, October 30

Boo at the Zoo
@ 6:00–9:00pm
Make tracks to Riverbanks for the Zoo’s annual Halloween spook-tacular. Guests will enjoy 13 wild nights of safe, affordable, family-friendly activities. Trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo, frolic in Frankenstein’s Foam Zone, rock the night away at Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party, plus much more. For an additional charge, guests can also toast s’mores, take a spin on the Haunted Carousel or hop aboard the Spooky Spots and Stripes Railroad.
COST: $9 Riverbanks members / $11 general public / children younger than 2 free.
On Sale September 1  More Info

November 2019

Saturday, November 23

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Sunday, November 24

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Wednesday, November 27

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Friday, November 29

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Saturday, November 30

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

December 2019

Sunday, December 1

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
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Wednesday, December 4

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Thursday, December 5

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Friday, December 6

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Saturday, December 7

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Sunday, December 8

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Wednesday, December 11

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Thursday, December 12

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Friday, December 13

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Saturday, December 14

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Sunday, December 15

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Wednesday, December 18

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Thursday, December 19

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Friday, December 20

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Saturday, December 21

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Sunday, December 22

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Monday, December 23

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Thursday, December 26

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Friday, December 27

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Saturday, December 28

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Sunday, December 29

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info

Monday, December 30

Lights Before Christmas
@ 5:00–9:00pm
Riverbanks will celebrate 32 years of Lights Before Christmas when Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition kicks off this November. The Zoo will illuminate select nights with nearly one million twinkling lights and countless animated images. Guests are invited to meander through the park while soaking in the sights and sounds of the holidays.
COST: $12 Adults / $10 Children ages 2–12. All Riverbanks members receive one free visit.
On Sale November 1  More Info