First Adventures w/Nature

First Adventures with Nature

First Adventures with Nature


(Ages 18-35 months)

Bring your 18-35 month old to the Zoo with their favorite adult for their First Adventures with Nature (F.A.W.N.).  It is never too early to introduce your toddler to the wonders of the natural world around them. Classes will explore a variety of topics through age appropriate activities, special crafts and hands on animal encounters.


60 minutes as listed


$24.75 members / $30.75 non-members per class.
(Program fee admits one adult and one toddler for each class.)

Does your toddler have siblings? No worries.

  • Siblings up to 6 years of age are allowed to attend the program for an extra fee of $14.75 ( or $7.75 for members). Please note that participation in the class is limited to children 18-35 months.
  • Siblings within the program’s age range of 18-35 months can participate in the program for the normal program fee (see above for prices).
  • Infants are permitted to accompany the adult. An infant is defined as (0-12 months).

Would you like to bring an additional adult to the class? We have you covered!

  • Extra adults may attend the program for an extra fee of $19.75 (or $10.75 for members).

Space is limited; therefore pre-registration is required.

  Upcoming Classes


Terrific Tegus!

Saturday, March 10 – 9:15 a.m – 10:15 a.m. – REGISTER NOW
Don’t let his scaly exterior fool you; “Littlefoot” is a very lovable lizard! Argentine red tegus are very social and require a lot of human love and affection. Come get your cuddles!

Tons of Tortoises!

Saturday, March 17 – 9:15 a.m – 10:15 a.m. – REGISTER NOW
Come visit a “ton” of different tortoises and a few that weigh a “ton” too! Help keepers prepare a tortoise salad and/or give a tortoise manicure.


For more information:

Email or call 719-424-7827.