Henson Robinson Zoo Events

 

Classes
Hop on over to the Henson Robinson Zoo to discover more about animals and their ecosystems. Have a WILD time with fun animal games and crafts! Explore the zoo and observe some beastly behavior! All classes require pre-registration and pre-payment at least 24 hours before the class.


Zoo Program Registration Form

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To register by phone, call (217)585-1821 ext. 1706  and pay using your credit card. To register by mail, complete the registration form & send it with payment to: Henson Robinson Zoo, Education Department, 1100 East Lake Shore Dr., Springfield, IL 62712. Once you register & pay, no refunds will be given. If you wish to withdraw a student from class, you must call at least 24 hours prior to class in order to receive a voucher for future classes or camps. If you withdraw with less than 24 hours’ notice, don’t show for class, or call us after the class has taken place, you will NOT be allowed to receive a voucher or move a student to another class.


Please note the age requirements for each class. Only students of the appropriate age will be admitted. Also, please inform us of your child's food or animal allergies.



Zoo Tot

Zoo Tot classes, held in our zoo classroom, are a chance for you and your child (ages 2-5) to share a fun and educational experience at the zoo together! Each class includes stories, animal visits, cool crafts, games, and more! Fees per class for one adult and one child are $9.00 for Springfield Park District Residents or zoo members and $11.50 for Non-Residents and Non-Members. Costs are $6.00 per extra child enrolled. Due to space restrictions, you may not bring more than one grown-up per class. You may register for either the Tuesday, Wednesday OR the Thursday class. You must pre-register and pre-pay for each class at least 24 hours before the class.


To register, send in a registration form with payment or call us at (217)585-1821 and pay with your credit card. Please note the age requirements; only students of the appropriate age will be admitted. Classes will start up again in the fall for this popular program.


Zooper Edventures

Zooper Edventures classes are held on Saturdays from 1:00-3:00 P.M. and are filled with theme related games, crafts, a zoo discovery walk and fun learning! Zooper Edventures are $13.00 per class for Springfield Park District Residents & zoo members and $15.00 per class for non-residents. Pre-registration is required.

To register, either send in a registration form with your payment or call the zoo at (217)585-1821 and pay by credit card. Registration forms may be returned to: Henson Robinson Zoo, Education Department, 1100 East Lake Drive, Springfield, Illinois 62712.

Please note the age requirements for each class. Only students of the appropriate age will be admitted. Also, please inform us of your child's food or animal allergies.




All classes are subject to change.

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