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F.A.W.N. Playgroup

First Adventures With Nature

Searching for exciting things to do with your little one?  Look no further than Binder Park Zoo’s playgroup for preschoolers! First Adventures with Nature can help you engage in your child’s learning while experiencing the natural world right here at the zoo. Each 90 minute playgroup includes animal encounters and opportunities for nature-based and imaginative play. There's no place like the zoo for you and your little naturalist to learn, play, and explore together!


FAWN Playgroups are $5 per participant with a minimum of one child and one adult per registration.

 If you have questions about our FAWN program please contact
Amy Wesner  awesner@binderparkzoo.org, (269) 979-1351 

Upcoming F.A.W.N. Playgroups

F.A.W.N. Playgroup “Feline Fine” August 24, 2019 10:00am – 11:30am

Life on the Beach The beach can be a magical place with plenty of fun things to do, but remember lots of animals live there too. Join us for fun...

F.A.W.N. Playgroup “Fall Harvest” September 5, 2019 10:00am – 11:30am

 Fall Harvest When summer fades and fall colors begin to show, a bounty of fruits and vegetables will be ready to go. Join us for a fun time out in...

F.A.W.N. Playgroup “Down on the Farm” September 21, 2019 10:00am – 11:30am

Down on the Farm I’ll show you a place where the pygmy goats roam, the hay is fresh, and the rabbits call home! Join us for some fun down on...

F.A.W.N. Playgroup “Eat Your Vegetables” October 3, 2019 10:00am – 11:30am

Eat Your Vegetables A great way to go green is to eat your vegetables! Join us and meet some fascinating herbivores that use plant power for fuel over here at...

F.A.W.N. Playgroup “Strange and Unusual” October 19, 2019 10:00am – 11:30am

Strange and Unusual Join us for an adventure as we discover something new! We’ll laugh and play, and meet an interesting animal or two. You won’t want to miss out;...

Looking for a fun and engaging field trip activity for your preschool class? Contact Amy Wesner at awesner@binderparkzoo.org to learn more about FAWN Preschool programs and availability.