Register for a Winter Mini-Camp – Don't let your kids just sit home this winter when they're out of school. Sign them up for a mini-camp and let them explore a Polar Palooza or meet the superheroes of the animal world, superman-imals. Each camp allows kids to participate in animal encounters, special zoo experiences, active tours, lively games and creative activities. Camp sessions are available for kids in Pre-K through 5th grade. Each camp runs from 9am-4pm daily, and includes morning and afternoon snacks. Early drop-off and late pick-up options are available. Read more about upcoming camps here. Read more about upcoming camps here.
Celebrate Kwanzaa on December 26-30 – Come celebrate the cultural holiday of Kwanzaa during five full nights at Zoo Lights. Denver Zoo hosts storytelling, dancing and music to celebrate Kwanzaa from 5 to 9 p.m. each night from December 26-30. All zoo guests are welcome to commemorate and become enlightened by Kwanzaa, a traditional celebration of African-American heritage. Learn more.
It's Easy to be Green This Holiday – Did you know there are countless, easy ways to have a "green" holiday. Here are just a few examples: Switching to LED, energy-saving lights; sending e-cards instead of mailing holiday cards; recycle your Christmas tree through Denver Recycles and re-use paper from newspapers and magazines as wrapping paper. More ways to be green this holiday.
Adult Volunteer Information Session on January 14 – Join our team of adult volunteers, who provide an invaluable service at Denver Zoo. Our next Adult Volunteer Information Session is 10-11:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 14. Learn about the fabulous opportunities you can experience as an adult zoo volunteer. To RSVP, call 303-376-6719. Learn more.