SCHOOL’S OUT DAY CAMP

 When school is out, Camp is in! Join Roosevelt Park Zoo for our School’s Out Day Camp featuring winter themed activities designed to foster exploration, and encourage learning through observation and discovery. Campers will participate in games, activities and crafts, zoo walks, meet one of the zoo’s ambassador animals plus much more.   

Date: December 21 & 22 
Time: Morning (8:30 am – 12:30 pm) | Afternoon (12:30 pm -5:00 pm) | All Day (8:30 am – 5:00 pm)
Ages: 5 – 10 years
Cost: Half day $20 for zoo members | $25 for nonmembers 
Full day  $40 for zoo members | $50 for nonmembers 

*Registration is needed for each day

December 21 & 22

Monday, December 21

Morning:  8:30 am – 12:30 pm 

Afternoon: 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm 

Full Day: 8:30 – 5:00 pm 

 

Daily Activities

Morning Session

Free Play

Snack: Penguin Banana

Zoo Walk

Ambassador Animal

Lunch: Hippopotamus Chili

(Campers will create their own bread dough hippopotamus) 

Afternoon Session 

Free Play

Zoo Walk

Ambassador Animal

Snack: Jello Ice Fishing 

Free Play

Christmas Tree Decorating Challenge

Tuesday, December 22

Morning:  8:30 am – 12:30 pm 

Afternoon: 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm 

Full Day: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm 

 

Daily Activities

Morning Session

Free Play

Snack: Santa Rice Cake

Zoo Walk

Ambassador Animal

Lunch: Snowman Sandwich

(Campers will create turn their sandwich into a festive snowman) 

 

Afternoon Session

Free Play

Zoo Walk

Ambassador Animal

Snack: Reindeer Graham Cracker

Free Play

 Gingerbread Decorating Challenge

Important Information

  • Camps are intended to be drop off only
  • Children should be fully potty trained 
  • Drop off & pick up will be inside auditorium located in the visitor center. Classes will be held inside the auditorium, as well as out in the zoo
  • Camp doors will open 10 minutes prior to start time
  • Please indicate any health needs or food allergies on the registration form
  • Please indicate who will be picking up the camper on your registration form. A photo ID will be requested at the end of each camp day to confirm the pick-up person
  • Dress children in casual, comfortable, weather appropriate clothing – Please send snow gear as we will be going on Zoo grounds if the weather permits
  • Full payment is required to register your child

Drop-Off Procedure

  • Drop off and pick up point: Roosevelt Park Zoo Visitor Center, 1219 Burdick Expressway E,  (701) 857-4166 
  • Morning drop-off anytime after 8:30am
  • Afternoon drop-off anytime after 12:30pm
  • Camps are intended to be drop off only
  • Child should be full potty trained
  • Dress child in casual, comfortable, weather appropriate clothing – send a jacket on cool days 
  • Parent/guardian must sign their child in with staff and indicate who will be picking up the camper. A photo ID will be requested at the end of each session to confirm the pick-up person

Cancellation/Refunds

Cancellations and date changes must be made one week prior to scheduled programs

No refunds will be issued for cancellations within one week of the program date

Missed sessions will be considered a donation to the zoo

Register Now!