2014 Roosevelt Park Zoo Summer Reading Program!

The Summer Reading Program offers fun activities for youth
well into the dog days of summer. Your child is invited to the
Zoo to hear a story and have an opportunity for "hands on"
interaction with some of our animal ambassadors.

Story time & Animal Schedule
July 14, 2014 9:30am Animal Encounter: Rex Rabbit
July 21, 2014 9:30am Animal Encounter: Sheep
July 28, 2014 9:30am Animal Encounter: Chinchilla
Aug 04, 2014 9:30am Animal Encounter: Ball Python Snake
Special guest reader! "Little Green Snake" was written by Clarine Sandstrom, a Minot resident and author. Clarine will be reading the story followed by a Ball Python educational encounter.
Aug 11, 2014 9:30am Animal Encounter: Ferret
Aug 18, 2014 9:30am Animal Encounter: Hedgehog

The cost is $2 per person for members and $3 per person for
non-members. Please enter through the Zoo Visitor's Center,
which is located on the west side of the parking lot. Please call
857-4166 for more information.

Admission is cash or check only.

There is no need to pre-register!

Attention Educators!

Extended Learning Courses 2014
Classes are MSU – Continuing Education Level
Class must be completed to receive college credit.

  • Nature Works Class: August 4th & 5th 8am – 4pm
    $200.00 per person - Class plus 1 college credit

  • Teaching for Tigers Class: August 6th & 7th 8am - 4pm
    $200.00 per person - Class plus 1 college credit

Pre-registration and a $50.00 advanced payment is required. The $50.00 pre-registration fee is non-refundable.

To pre-register, contact the Roosevelt Park Zoo office
(701)857-4166 Monday – Friday 8am – 4:30pm

Classes will be held at the Roosevelt Park Zoo Visitor's Center Auditorium.



Zoo to You

For more information about our "Zoo to You" program vist here.



Roots & Shoots Zoo Teen Volunteer Program

If you are 13 -18 years old and love animals, you should consider joining our Roots & Shoots Zoo Teen Program!  Zoo Teens assist with zoo camp and perform duties around campus.  You will have the opportunity to be more involved in community service while obtaining invaluable leadership skills.  Fill out an application here, Informational meeting dates and times to be announced.


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