Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

Summer Safari Day Camp 2014

Your child can spend a wild week at the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo’s Summer Safari Day Camp!  Now in its 25th year, Summer Safari Day Camp fosters a love of nature and animals while encouraging teamwork and friendship.   We’ll explore the zoo, meet friendly zoo animals, and make memories that will last a lifetime.

You may also be interested in Spring Break Camp, April 1-3

Summer Safari is presented by

Below is the Summer Safari Day Camp schedule.  Those with a Status of FULL are no longer available.
Click here to see descriptions of each camp.

Please note: Because the school year has been extended due to extreme winter weather, some session dates have been adjusted and may not match dates published in the Zoo to You EXTRA newsletter.

 
Program Fee Starts Days Time Status
Ages 3 (with parent)
Me & You at the Zoo*** $40.00 6/17 T,Th 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM FULL
Me & You at the Zoo*** $40.00 7/8 T,Th 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Open
Me & You at the Zoo*** $40.00 7/22 T,Th 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Open
Ages 4 (with parent)
Zoo Buddy*** $55.00 6/16 M,W,F 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Open
Zoo Buddy*** $55.00 7/7 M,W,F 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Open
Zoo Buddy*** $55.00 7/21 M,W,F 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Open
Ages 4-5
Animal Alphabet $92.00 6/9 M-F 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Open
Animal Alphabet $92.00 6/23 M-F 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Open
Animal Alphabet $92.00 7/14 M-F 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Open
Animal Alphabet $92.00 7/28 M-F 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Open
Count the Zoo* $74.00 6/30 M-Th 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Open
Ages 5-6
Rumble in the Jungle $147.00 6/9 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Rumble in the Jungle $147.00 6/23 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Rumble in the Jungle $147.00 7/7 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Rumble in the Jungle $147.00 7/28 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Monkey See, Monkey Do* $118.00 6/30 M-Th 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Who's Who at the Zoo $147.00 6/16 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Who's Who at the Zoo $147.00 7/14 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Who's Who at the Zoo $147.00 7/21 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Ages 7-8
Design a Zoo $147.00 6/9 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Design a Zoo $147.00 6/23 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Design a Zoo $147.00 7/14 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Design a Zoo $147.00 7/28 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Positively Predators* $118.00 6/30 M-Th 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM FULL
World Traveler $147.00 6/16 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
World Traveler $147.00 7/7 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM FULL
World Traveler $147.00 7/21 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Ages 9-10
Survivor $147.00 6/16 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Survivor $147.00 7/21 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Zoo Detective $147.00 6/23 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Zoo Detective $147.00 7/7 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Ages 9-12
Photo Safari $157.00 6/9 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Photo Safari $157.00 7/14 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Animal Artists $157.00 7/28 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Wild Writers* $118.00 6/30 M-Th 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Ages 11-12
Animal Training 101 $147.00 6/23 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Animal Training 101 $147.00 7/28 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Junior Zoo Keepers** $173.00 6/16 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
Junior Zoo Keepers** $173.00 7/7 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM FULL
Junior Zoo Keepers** $173.00 7/21 M-F 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Open
 
*Special 4-day camp for week of July 4.
**includes Thursday night sleepover
***Adult participants receive a complimentary camp t-shirt.  Please include your shirt size when you register.

 


 

TO REGISTER:

  • All programs require advance registration
  • Register Online
  • Print and fax registration form with credit card payment to 260-427-6820
  • Print and mail or bring registration form with check or cash payment to the Education Department, 3411 Sherman Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46808

Programs are held rain or shine. You will receive confirmation. Openings are limited, so register early to avoid disappointment. Children must meet age requirements on the first day of all programs (no exceptions). Refunds (minus 10% processing fee) are available if you cancel at least 2 weeks in advance. No refund if you cancel less than 2 weeks in advance. The zoo reserves the right to cancel programs with insufficient registration. In the event of such a cancellation, all of your fees will be refunded.


 

Questions?  Call the Zoo Education Department at 260-427-6808 or e-mail education@kidszoo.org.