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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 camp includes animal encounters and opportunities for natural and imaginative play. Our experienced leaders are dedicated to connecting and inspiring the next generation of wildlife enthusiasts!

 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 “Reptile Relay” July 7, 2018 10:00am – 11:30am

Wonder Worms What is so great about worms anyway?  They’re decomposers!  We’ll get down and dirty when we explore and search for some right here at the zoo, we’ll meet a live animal and even check in with our hardworking compost worms to see what they’re up to! Wednesday, June 13 10:00 – 11:30am Summer…

F.A.W.N. Playgroup “Water Works” July 19, 2018 10:00am – 11:30am

Water Works It’s sure to be hot out for this playgroup and we’ll need to stay hydrated!  Water is important to every living thing on Earth and sometimes it takes creativity just to find it.  In this session we’ll meet and learn about some animals that have to find water in the strangest places! Thursday…

F.A.W.N. Playgroup “Rain Forest Friends” August 8, 2018 10:00am – 11:30am

Rain Forest Friends A rain forest is a magical place where many interesting animals live!  We’re on the lookout for a sleepy sloth hanging in the canopy layer, a camouflaged snake creeping along the forest floor and even a colorful macaw flying high above!  Join us for a swinging good time as we learn about the…