What is the ZooTeens program?
The ZooTeens program began in 1993, to give young adults the opportunity to explore their interests in ecology and conservation. The teens are chosen from a pool of applications. The unique training ZooTeens receive engages them not only in the sciences, but also provides activities that foster self-esteem and encourage positive social interactions.
When does the ZooTeen program take place?
In 2013, the ZooTeens program will begin on July 8th and continues through August 18th. There will be training, TBD.
How much time will you spend at the Zoo?
How many days a week is up to you! The minimum requirement is two days per week. Most teens are here 3 to 4 days a week. The hours are 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. There will be training scheduled during the weeks of June 24th and July 3rd.
Is there a charge?
There is a fee of $75 to participate in ZooTeens which covers the cost of your shirt, materials and supplies and end of season picnic.
Check back on this page for information on our 2014 ZooTeens Program!