Blank Park Zoo
Blank Park Zoo

Zoo Tots & Zoo Tots Cooking

Ages: 2-4 years with an accompanying adult
Class length: 1 hour
Cost per child: $16 members/$20 non-members

Zoo Tots & Zoo Tots Cooking are classes geared toward children age 2-4 years with their favorite adult! During these classes we invite you to join your favorite furry, feathery, slimy, and fuzzy animal friends in exciting, hands-on adventures!

Registration and pre-payment required. For non-members, class cost includes Zoo admission for child and accompanying adult.

Zoo Tots

During Zoo Tots we will read books, make crafts, enjoy visits from live animals, participate in educational activities and free play, and explore the zoo.

Zoo Tots classes take place in the Bankers Trust Learning Center located in the center of the Zoo.

  • September 14-17: Camo Critters
  • September 28-October 1: Let’s Go On Safari!
  • October 12-15: Mountain Mania
  • October 26-29: Creepy Crawlies
  • November 9-12: Dancing Feet
  • November 30-December 3: Turtle Tracks
  • December 14-17: Beach Buddies

See registration page for class times and descriptions!

Classes are the same during each theme, please register for only one class per theme.

Click here to register

Zoo Tots Cooking

During Zoo Tots Cooking you and your toddler will make a creative, tasty treat, hear stories, make crafts, and enjoy visits from live animals!

Zoo Tots Cooking classes take place in the Macaw Café located on the lower lever of the Discovery Center by the Golden-headed Lion Tamarin exhibit.

Click here to register for Zoo Tots Cooking.

  • September 8-10: Red Panda Rice Balls
  • September 22-24: Rhino Potato
  • October 6-8: Tiger Tails
  • October 20-22: Snake Breadstick
  • November 3-5: Frog Float
  • November 17-19: Reptile Roll
  • December 8-10: Lion Pizza

Classes are the same during each theme, please register for only one class per theme.

Registration & Cancellations

All sales are final. If you are unable to attend a class, you can transfer to an open class. Rescheduling fees may apply. No refunds will be offered unless classes are cancelled by the Zoo.

For more information, help registering please call the Education Office at 515-974-2550 or email

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