media banner with flamingo picture


quick links

2011 Summer Camps Announced - 2011

Posted by Diana Jones on 05/26/2011

MEDIA ADVISORY                                                                                                  May 26, 2011

CONTACTS: 

Tara Henson (405) 425-0219, (405) 919-9038, cell or [email protected]

Candice Rennels (405) 425-0298, (405) 412-6172, cell or [email protected]

 

OKC ZOO OFFERS SUMMER DAY CAMPS

Summer fun abounds at the Oklahoma City Zoo during our summer day camps! Camps are for children ages 4-15 years and offer a variety of activities including Zoo tours, up-close animal visits, crafts and games. Check out some of the “fun”-tastic camps coming your way:

 

 

June 7-10:

Baby Shower (ages 4-5 and 6-7)

Team Terrapin (ages 8-11)

 

June 14 – 17

Team Terrapin (ages 4-5 and 6-7)

Everything But The Kitchen Sink (ages 8-11)

Zootastic Careers (ages 12-15)

 

June 21-24

Heffalumps and Elephants (4-5 and 6-7)

Around the World Adventure (8-11)

 

June 28 – July 1

I Like to Move It, Move It (ages 4-5 and 6-7)

Aerodynamic Acrobats (ages 8-11)

Toys, Treats and Eats (ages 12-15)

 

July 5 – 8

Between the Lions (ages 4-5 and 6-7)

Merry Spooktacular (age 8-11)

 

July 12-15

Young Naturalists (ages 4-5 and 6-7)

Lights Out, Nights Out (ages 8-11)

 

July 19 – 22

Life’s a Pic-a-nic (ages 4-5 and 6-7)

Young Naturalists (ages 8-11)

Zootastic Careers (ages 12-15)

 

July 26 – 29

E-I-E-I-O (ages 4-5 and 6-7)

Paparazzi (ages 8-11)

 

August 2 – 5

Suessical Safari (ages 4-5 and 6-7)

Scrapbook Safari (ages 8-11)

 

Summer camps meet from Tuesday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The cost is $90 per child for ZooFriends members and $100 per child for non-members. Snacks are provided, but children must bring their own lunch. Advance registration is required and we require birth certificates to verify age. To enroll, visit www.zoofieldtrips.publishpath.com or call (405) 425-0218.

We’re wild about summer at the Oklahoma City Zoo,  the state’s #1 attraction and one of the top three family-friendly zoos in the nation–the wild is calling The Zoo is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with exhibit buildings closing at 4:45 p.m. Through September 3, the Zoo will remain open until 8 p.m. on Saturdays only, with exhibit buildings closing at 7:45 p.m. All guests must leave the Zoo by closing time. Admission is $8 for adults and $5 for children ages three to 11 and seniors ages 65 and older. Children two and under are free. Are you a Zoo fan?  Find us at http://www.facebook.com/okczoobg. To learn more about these and other happenings, call (405) 424-3344 or visit okczoo.com.

-okczoo-



Association of Zoos and AquariumsOklahoma City's Adventure DistrictBest Zoos at 10Best.comDr Pepper 23Central Oklahoma Frontier country



© 2009 Oklahoma City Zoo. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy | 2101 NE 50th St. Oklahoma City, OK 73111 • 405-424-3344
Website designed by Back40 Design & managed by Javelin CMS

The Zoo is a fully accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and the American Association of Museums (AAM) as both a living museum and a botanical garden. AZA accredited facilities are dedicated to providing excellent care for their plants and animals, a great experience for guests and a better future for all living things.

A New Breath of Fresh Air: As of Nov. 1, 2007, state law prohibits smoking inside zoological parks. Please help us abide by this law by refraining from smoking within the Zoo. Thank you for maintaining a smoke-free environment for all living things!