Summer Zoo Education Programs

Summer Programs

Spend time up-close with the animals while spending each day of camp learning through activities, crafts, and animal interactions. 

Campers will also receive a t-shirt. Camp prices are listed as zoo society member/non-member. Idaho sales tax will be added to your total at checkout.


Registration must be received no later than 1 week before camp starts. If you are a TPZS member, call 208-612-8453 to register and receive the discount. Non-members can register on the Parks and Recreation activity website. Partial scholarships may be available for rural, underrepresented & underprivileged youth. Call (208) 612-8418 for more information. 
Tortoise Shell
  1. KinderZoo Mini Camps
  2. EcoRangers Weeklong Camps
  3. Zoo Explorers Weeklong Camps
Ages 5-7 ($40 per class for TPZS members, $50 for nonmembers)
You’ll learn lots of amazing things about our incredible natural world in these brand-new mini camps. Student must be in kindergarten or older.

Our Wonderful WorldLearn about where animals live on earth and how they’re able to live in certain habitats.

    • Tuesday, July 18 through Wednesday, July 19               9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
    • Thursday, Aug. 3 through Friday, Aug. 4                        9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.