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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 “Going Batty” October 25, 2018 5:30pm – 7:00pm

“Going Batty” Halloween is in the air and bats are too!  Never fear, they don’t mean to scare, they’re just searching for food up there.  Join us during Zoo Boo and we’ll go batty learning about these insect-loving, echo locating, flying mammals! Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018 during our Zoo Boo event (admission sold separately)…

F.A.W.N. Playgroup “Follow the Leader” November 10, 2018 10:00am – 11:30am

“Follow the Leader” Colder weather is on its way, I wonder who will leave and who will stay?  Let’s discover, explore, create and play as we learn how animals prepare themselves for snowy days! Date: Saturday November 10, 2018 Time: 10:00am – 11:30am F.A.W.N. Playgroups 2018 Searching for exciting things to do with your little…

F.A.W.N. Playgroup “Home Sweet Habitat” December 1, 2018 3:30pm – 5:00pm

“Home Sweet Habitat” Animals need a safe home to call their own, and those living at the zoo are no exception, we provide for them all year long!  We’ll learn what makes a great habitat when we create our own for a special animal to call home! Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018 Time: 3:30pm –…

F.A.W.N. Playgroup “Winter Wreaths” December 1, 2018 3:30pm – 5:00pm

“Winter Wreaths” Join us on Wreaths Across America Day to learn about the importance of preserving nature. Let’s spread some holiday cheer, create a beautiful wreath to share and make lasting memories for the coming year! Date: Saturday December 15, 2018 Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm Zoo Lights admission sold separately; hours are 5-8pm F.A.W.N. Playgroups…