Winter Mini Camp

Winter Mini Camp | Designs in Nature


Winter Mini-Camp is a five-hour program that focuses on the beauty and magic of nature. Children can participate in one, two, or all three days. Participants will learn about a new topic each day through live animal visits, craft projects, and exciting Zoo tours.

Wednesday, December 27
Backyard Animals: Incredible animals can be found right in our backyard. Mini-campers will meet animals that call Western Pennsylvania home with a focus on owls.

Thursday, December 28
Designs in Nature: Mini-campers will discover nature's most interesting designs on animals and plants throughout the Zoo, including our red pandas!

Friday, December 29
Tricky Tracks: Mini-campers will be on the lookout for tricky tracks throughout the Zoo and take a special look at penguins. Have fun tracking the Zoo's animals, and maybe even each other! 

 Winter Mini-Camp is available for ages 5-9. Please register for each child based on their age group.

Registration is below.

Thursday, December 28
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Education Complex
One or two days:
Members: $32 / day
Non-members: $38 / day

All three days:
Members: $80
Non-members: $98

5-year-old Winter Mini-Camp

Register a 5-year-old for:

One or Two Days

All Three Days

6 & 7-year-old Winter Mini-Camp

Register a 6 or 7-year-old for:

One or Two Days

All Three Days

8 & 9-year-old Winter Mini-Camp

Register an 8 or 9-year-old for:

One or Two Days

All Three Days