Learning Adventures Camps (ages 8-11)


About Learning Adventures Camps (ages 8-11)

Get ready for some hands-on, brains-on fun!  Learning Adventures camps for ages 8-11 are full day, in-depth explorations of some of the most fascinating science and nature topics around.  Each week focuses on a different theme, and includes a variety of engaging activities, including STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) explorations, model-making, games, crafts and hands-on encounters with live Animal Ambassadors!  Behind-the-scenes excursions are included when appropriate to the lesson, giving kids an extra special look into CPZ!

2022 Learning Adventures (ages 8-11) Camp Schedule:
*Please note, while we try to keep this schedule and open/closed status as up-to-date as possible, there may be delays in processing.  Please call the Zoo office at 765-807-1540 for the current availability of your desired session.  You can also view availability, register, or join a wait list on our online registration portal.

Camp Title Dates Times Status
Beasts & Feasts June 13-17 9:00am-4:00pm FULL
Alien Invasion June 27-July 1 9:00am-4:00pm FULL
Forces of Nature (4 Day Camp - meets Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri) July 5-8  9:00am-4:00pm FULL
DNA Codebreakers July 11-15 9:00am-4:00pm FULL
The Science of Art July 18-22 9:00am-4:00pm FULL
Camp CLIMATE July 25-29 9:00am-4:00pm FULL

One Camp to Rule Them All (inspired by Lord of the Rings/Hobbit)

August 1-5 9:00am-4:00pm FULL

If your desired session is full, you can join the wait list by contacting the Zoo Education Department at (765) 807-1540 or zooeducation@lafayette.in.gov.   - OUR WAIT LISTS ARE CLOSED for the 2022 SEASON!

Learning Adventures (ages 8-11) Camp Fees:

$180 Non-Members (Members save 15%)

Extended care available for an additional $20
7:30am-9:00am and 4:00pm-5:30pm
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Questions?  Please call the Education Department at (765) 807-1540 or email zooeducation@lafayette.in.gov.