MLK Weekend Workshops 2022

Back by popular demand, a series of drop-off workshops and programs for your kids.
Sign up for one or for all! Each program has a limited capacity. Programs will meet at the Knobloch Farmhouse. Masks are required indoors for programs.

Saturday, January 15

Slime Time

Saturday, January 15
11:00am-12:00pm- FULL
OR
1:00-2:00pm

Calling all slime fans! One of our most popular classes returns! Create a few of our favorite slime recipes and meet some of our slimiest live creatures too! 

Children age 7 and up may be dropped off for this class or may attend with 1 adult (free of charge).

Children under 7 must attend with an adult (free of charge).

WILD Keeper for the Day

Saturday, January 15
11:00am-12:00pm- FULL
OR
1:00-2:00pm- FULL

Discover how we care for our exotic live animals and go behind the scenes to help our animal care staff! Create diets for our tortoises and lizards, help to exercise our chinchillas, and get up close and look at some of our more secretive animals, such as our sugar gliders. Please note that a majority of this program will be held in our Heckscher WILD exhibit building.

Limited to 6 participants age 7 and up.

Children under 7 may not register for this program.

Members: $12/class | Non-Members: $15/class

Sunday, January 16

Farmer for the Day

Sunday, January 16
11:00am-12:00pm- FULL
OR
1:00-2:00pm

Help our farmers with some daily chores! Create some food for our pigs, help to walk an animal, and provide some enrichment for our farm animals. Make your own butter to take home too! Please note that a majority of this program will be held outside.

Limited to 6 participants ages 7 and up.

Children under 7 may not register for this program.

Snakes of the World

Sunday, January 16
11:00am-12:00pm- FULL
OR
1:00-2:00pm- FULL

Meet amazing snakes from around the world up close and personal. Learn to hold one of our snakes, see how we provide enrichment and exercise for our snakes, and design your own wooden snake to take home.

Limited to 12 participants.

Children 7 and up may be dropped off for this class or may attend with 1 adult (free of charge)

Children under 7 must attend with an adult (free of charge)

Members: $12/class | Non-Members: $15/class

Monday, January 17 ALL CANCELLED DUE TO POWER OUTAGE

Farmer for the Day

Monday, January 17
11:00am-12:00pm- FULL
OR
1:00-2:00pm- 1 spot left!

Help our farmers with some daily chores! Create some food for our pigs, help to walk an animal, and provide some enrichment for our farm animals. Make your own butter to take home too! Please note that a majority of this program will be held outside.

Limited to 6 participants ages 7 and up.

Children under 7 may not register for this program.

Slime Time

Monday, January 17
11:00am-12:00pm- FULL
OR
1:00-2:00pm- FULL

Calling all slime fans! One of our most popular classes returns! Create a few of our favorite slime recipes and meet some of our slimiest live creatures too! 

Children 7 and up may be dropped off for this class or may attend with 1 adult (free of charge)

Children under 7 must attend with 1 adult (free of charge)

Members: $12/class | Non-Members: $15/class