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ZOO CAMP 2023

You may sign up for multiple camp weeks! Scroll down to see all camp weeks, topics, and more!

Please note: Junior Zookeeper Camp is the same week-to-week. Signing up for more than one week is not recommended.

QUESTIONS?

Contact Melissa Czinn - Camp Director

mczinn@co.bergen.nj.us

201 - 634 - 3108

 

HEALTH FORMS AND PARENT HANDBOOK

Please review all documents.

All documents are REQUIRED to be submitted to be admitted to Zoo Camp

 

Please mail the forms to:

Bergen County Zoological Park

216 Forest Ave

Paramus, NJ 07652

Attn: Zoo Camp

Or Email the forms to:

Melissa Czinn

mczinn@co.bergen.nj.us

WOLF PUPS

Ages 3 - 5 with caregiver

9am - 12pm

$100 per week

June 12th - 16th - All About Anatomy

From your nose to your toes, learn about your own body parts through animals' body parts

 

June 19th - 23rd - Five Senses

Learn about the touch, smell, sight, hearing, and taste senses of humans and compare it to animals' senses

 

August 14th - 18th - Classy Animals

What makes a mammal a mammal? What makes a bird a bird? Learn all about the different categories of animals

WOLF PUPS REGISTRATION

 

June 26th - 30th - Animal Senses

Compare your senses to those of animals

 

July 3rd - 7th - Awesome Adaptations

Learn what adaptations animals must have to survive in their habitats

 

July 10th - 14th - Gross and Eerie

Explore all the "gross" things that animals do

 

July 17th - 21st - Life Cycles

Learn the life cycles of different animals

 

July 24th - 28th - Healthy Habitats

Unearth what is needed in each habitat to make them healthy

 

July 31st - August 4th - Excellent Ecosystems

Discover what animal interactions are taking place in different ecosystems

 

August 7th - 11th - Animal Groups

Understand the difference between fish, amphibians, reptiles, mammals, and more

RED WOLVES REGISTRATION

RED WOLVES 

Ages 6 - 8

9am - 1pm

$150 per week

GRAY WOLVES 

Ages 9 - 12

9am - 1pm

$150 per week

June 26th - 30th - Art in Nature

Discover the world of art that is in nature

 

July 3rd - 7th - Brilliant Bugs

Learn the difference between the different types of invertebrates

 

July 10th - 14th - Fun on the Farm

Explore different types of farms and the jobs you can have, from farmer to veterinarian.

 

July 17th - 21st - Animal Myths

Why do we tell stories about animals? What makes those animals legendary? And are any of those stories true?

 

July 24th - 28th - Healthy Habitats

Unearth what is needed in each habitat to make them healthy

 

July 31st - August 4th - Predator vs. Prey

Find out what special features predators have to catch their prey and what they do to defend themselves

 

August 7th - 11th - Classy Classifications

Learn how to properly identify animals in different classifications

GRAY WOLVES REGISTRATION

June 26th - 30th

July 3rd - 7th

July 10th - 14th

July 17th - 21st

July 24th - 28th

July 31st - August 4th

August 7th - 11th

 

Discover what it takes to be a zookeeper! Campers will get to experience the different types of jobs you

can have in a zoo and learn about diets, exhibit design, animal welfare and more.

JUNIOR ZOOKEEPER REGISTRATION

JUNIOR ZOOKEEPERS

Ages 13 - 17

9am - 1pm

$150 per week

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