$355.50

Wild Adventure Program: Teen Zoology

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Southwick's Zoo

2 Southwick Street

Mendon, MA 01756

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This program is for teens interested in learning about careers in biology, zoology, or similar fields.

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Teen Zoology

Conservation & Climate Change

Grades 7-10

June 29 - July 2: 9:00am-4:00pm

$395 Non-Member / $355.50 EARTH Ltd Member

EARLY BIRD OFFER: Register by March 15th to save 10% with Early Bird pricing.

This 4-day program is ideal for older kids interested in learning about careers in biology, zoology, or similar fields. This program will also have a focus on animal conservation as well the impact of climate change on wildlife. Topics covered will include native species and coastal ecology. This session includes activities at Southwick's Zoo as well as off-site trips including a visit to The Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine.

Program highlights: Rhino encounter, giraffe encounter, sloth encounter, meeting with the zoo's education and animal care staff, 2-3 field trips including a visit to the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine and Wildlife Clinic at Tufts University.

If you have any questions, please contact: Bob Clark, Program Director, at earthltdsummerprogram@gmail.com

Summer Wild Adventure Program FAQs

Where and when do I drop my child off?

On the first day of the program, please arrive by 8:45am. The drop off area is located at the top of the zoo's smaller parking lot (across the street from the larger field parking lot). There will be a picnic table.

Where do I pick up my child?

Children will be picked up at 4:00pm at the top of the zoo's smaller parking lot (across the street from the larger field parking lot). There will be a picnic table and sign.

What should my child wear?

Make sure your child is dressed for the weather. We spend most of the day outdoors and do a large amount of walking, so we recommend that children wear comfortable shoes and do not wear sandals or open toed shoes.

What should my child bring?

Kids should bring: Water bottle, lunch, sunscreen, insect repellent, hat/visor, & a backpack. Depending on the weather each day, you may want to pack additional clothing such as a sweatshirt, additional pair of socks, etc.

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