Fall Zoo School

Enjoy a unique zoo experience at Fall Zoo School!


Programs for Kids

Horse Sense 101
Love horses? So do we!  Work with the zoo’s ponies to learn about grooming, feeding, and relating to these gentle creatures.  For children ages 6-12.
Saturday, September 13
Session A:  9:00 – 10:30 AM  FULL
Session B:  11:00 – 12:30 AM  FULL
$18 per child

Programs for Families

NEW!  Morning on the Farm
Pitch in with chores and deliver breakfast to our farm animals.  For Children ages 5-12 with adult.
Saturday, September 20
7:30 – 9:30 AM
$18 per child; $12 per adult

What’s Cooking?  FULL
Put on your chef hat and head to the zoo to prepare and deliver meals to selected zoo animals.  For children ages 5-12 with adult.
Saturday, September 27
1:00 – 3:00 PM
$18 per child; $12 per adult

You may also be interested in Family Wild Nights programs – your family can spend the night at the zoo! 

Looking for a free family program?  Join us for Storytime every Tuesday and Wednesday in September, 10:30 AM in the Australian Adventure Plaza.


To register:

  • All programs require advance registration.
  • Register online
  • Print and fax Registration Form with credit card payment to 260-427-6820
  • Print and mail or bring  Registration Form with check or cash payment to the Education Department, 3411 Sherman Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46808

Programs are held rain or shine. You will receive confirmation. Openings are limited, so register early to avoid disappointment. Children must meet age requirements on the first day of all programs (no exceptions). Refunds (minus 10% processing fee) are available if you cancel at least 2 weeks in advance. No refund if you cancel less than 2 weeks in advance. The zoo reserves the right to cancel programs with insufficient registration. In the event of such a cancellation, all of your fees will be refunded.

Questions? Please call 260-427-6808 or e-mail education@kidszoo.org