When Science Attacks – Fall 2018
Registration opens July 1, 2018
Wednesday Classes: 2 time options
10:30 am – 12:00 pm (All Grades)
1:30pm – 3:00pm (All Grades)
Thursday Classes: 1 time option
10:30am – 12:00pm (All Grades)
Fees: $9/ class, Semester rate: $61.20 (15% discount)
Must be a FOTZ member to enroll
6th-8th Class Schedule
|August 22nd or 23rd||A Powerful Purpose
Why do zoos matter? Why are they important? Learn how the Kansas City Zoo’s mission helps make a difference for wildlife and wild places.
|September 5th or 6th||Working Wild
Learn about scientists, who have a passion for animals, and the variety of animal careers they can pursue.
|September 19th or 20th||How Zoos Work
Discover the science, rules, and regulations behind zoos when it comes to managing captive animals.
|October 3rd or 4th||Happy, Healthy, Animals
Zoo animals need to be happy and healthy like their wild counterparts. Discover how the entire team at the Kansas City Zoo provides animals with excellent care.
|October 17th or 18th||Zooconomy
How is the Kansas City Zoo like a city? Explore the wide variety of careers, from accounting to zookeeping, available at the Zoo.
|October 31st or November 1st||Flora and More Flora
It’s not always all about the animals at the Zoo. Discover how plants, and the horticulture team, are also important in the care of the animals at the Zoo.
|November 14th or 15th||Population Puzzle
Teamwork makes dream work when it comes to saving species! See who the Zoo collaborates and partners with to track and help maintain animal populations.
|November 28th or 29th||Fun & Games
Just like you, our animals love playing games! Learn ways we entertain our animals with enrichment and make some of your own!