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191041 - Spring Break Jr Zookeeper
Learn hands-on what it’s like to be a zookeeper!
You’ll help prepare animal diets, make toys for the animals, clean exhibits and meet some special animal visitors. A small sampling of camp life: campers will make enrichment for the zoo’s residents, such as pinatas filled with treats and hidden snacks for the monkeys. You’ll have the opportunity to get up close and meet some of our outreach animals, such as ferrets, skunk, tortoise and snakes. Another day will include the opportunity to clean some of the animal exhibits and learn about animal training.
|Add to Cart||191041-01||Spring Break Jr Zook||03/21/16- 03/25/16||10:00A- 3:00P||$289/$330||Item Details||Available|
191044 - Docent Training to Volunteer
Do you like children and animals, want to make a difference, and have fun doing it? If you answered, "Yes!" then consider joining the docent team. We are training new docents to help host school tours and other ongoing zoo activities. At the conclusion of the training, students must show proficiency in knowledge of our animals and leading tours. Register with Parks and Recreation and complete Zoo Volunteer Application (Attention: Docent Training). Fee includes training materials. Ages 21+
Deadline to register is Monday, Feb. 1
For more information, and telephone interview, call Sue at (916) 715-8610.
|Add to Cart||191044-01||Docent Training||02/08/16- 03/14/16||9:00A- 2:30P||$40||Item Details||Available|
192012 - Owl Be Your Valentine
Owl Be Your Valentine
Saturday, Feb. 13 and Sunday, Feb. 14
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Come make a special Valentine for your favorite zoo animal. We provide the materials, and you provide the creativity!
Fee: Regular Zoo Admission
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192020 - Zoo Ambassador Program
Are you 12-15 years old and interested in learning what it is like to be a zookeeper? Take the first step and join the Zoo Ambassador Program (ZAP)! Each day the ZAP class will be assigned an animal to care for. You will learn fascinating facts about the animals such as their diets, behaviors and habitats, provide enrichment for the animals and enjoy special behind the scenes opportunities while maintaining animal enclosures. Diets will be created and fed to the animals. The session will finish with craft projects for the animals or animal socialization. This is a rare opportunity to be up close and personal with zoo animals!
Each student will be at the zoo for 3 hours on the 2nd and 4th weekends of each month. Contact ZAP@folsom.ca.us with questions.
192020-01 and 192020-02 Actual Class Dates: Jan 9, Jan 23, Feb 13, and Feb 27
|Add to Cart||192020-01||Zoo Ambassador Prog||01/09/16- 02/27/16||8:30A- 11:30A||$100/$110||Item Details||Available|
|Add to Cart||192020-02||Zoo Ambassador Prog||01/09/16- 02/27/16||12:30P- 3:30P||$100/$110||Item Details||Available|
|Add to Cart||192020-03||Zoo Ambassador Prog||03/12/16- 04/23/16||8:30A- 11:30A||$100/$110||Item Details||Available|
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291011 - Moonlight with Mom
Moonlight with Mom - Sleepover in the Zoo!
Spend a special evening with your mom at the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary where you'll enjoy a special nighttime tour and other fun activities. Slumber in your cozy sleeping bags on the bear deck where you can awaken to the bears snoozing or roaming nearby. Includes an evening snack and continental breakfast.
Price is for $45 Mom and $25 for each child.
|Add to Cart||291011-01||Mom||05/07/16- 05/08/16||6:00P- 9:00A||$45||Item Details||Available|
|Add to Cart||291011-02||Child||05/07/16- 05/08/16||6:00P- 9:00A||$25||Item Details||Available|
291021 - King of the Forest
King of the Forest - Father's Day Sleepover
Camp out with Dad at the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary for Father's Day! We'll go on a night time flashlight tour and hear some not-too-scary stories about creatures of the night. After a sleepover on one of the zoo decks, we'll have a light breakfast before you go home to enjoy the day with your dad!
Pricing is $45 for Dads and $25 for each child.
|Add to Cart||291021-01||Dad||06/18/16- 06/19/16||6:00P- 9:00A||$45||Item Details||Available|
|Add to Cart||291021-02||Child||06/18/16- 06/19/16||6:00P- 9:00A||$25||Item Details||Available|
390006 - Zoo Birthday Party
Create lasting memories for your child with a party held on the Canine Patio. Wolves, deer,
and Zebus (miniature hump-backed cattle) are only inches away on the other side of
the fence. Parties include: Zoo entry for up to 30 guests, patio rental for two hours for up to
30 people, tables and chairs, 15-minute animal presentation, and an arts & crafts project.
Available weekends by advance reservation.
Fee: $249; additional guests: $5/each
For more reservation information: visit www.folsom/ca.us – click on departments/Parks & Recreation/Zoo Sanctuary/Rentals/Birthday Party
|Read Notice||390006-01||Zoo Birthday Party||09/01/15- 11/30/15||12:00A- 12:00A||$249||Item Details||Unavailable|
391115 - Zoo Wedding or Special Event
Reward your employees and their family members by treating them to a fun evening at the zoo. Say "I do" in the zoo to create a memorable exchange of vows or host a community fundraiser!
Depending on your group size we can create various "up-close" animal activities to make your visit even more exciting. Include a private tour, provide enrichment to the animals, participate in a training session and meet some of our animal residents up close!
Facility Capacity: 400
Cost: $700 for 3 hours (non-public hours)
Amenities: Gift shop, Playground Nearby, Restroom Nearby
Event Types: Corporate Gatherings, Family Reunions, School Groups, Weddings
Available year round.
Call Christina at 916-496-2044 or e-mail email@example.com to book your wedding or special event today!
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391116 - Zoo Sponsorship
From sponsoring an event, to “adopting” an exhibit, the Folsom Zoo Sanctuary
could use your support! More than 125,000 people visit the Zoo each year
and marketing materials reach an even larger audience.
For details, contact Christina at firstname.lastname@example.org or (916) 496-2044.
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490123 - Zoo Outreach & Tours
Zoo Outreach Program
Let us bring the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary to you with our Outreach program.
Three different Docent presentations invite you and your students to actively explore the amazing world of animals. You can even schedule a visit with some of our small animals such as ferrets, reptiles, etc.
For more info, email us at ZooToYou@folsom.ca.us or call (916)496-2030 or (916) 351-3513.
Tour the Zoo
Special tour times on weekends and Mondays also available.
- Docent guided tours -
To schedule a group visit, call (916) 351-3384 or e-mail email@example.com
Price: $4 student (6/16-3/14); $5 student (3/15-6/15) • One free chaperone per 10 students
Grade: Kindergarten and up............Group Size: 10-60............Days/Times: Tues-Fri 9:45 & 11 a.m.
One-hour tour of the Zoo led by docents. See and learn about our wonderful animal residents and artifacts.
Grade: Pre-K, ages 4 & up................Group Size: 10-40............Days/Times: Tues-Fri 9:45 & 11 a.m.
Special one-hour interactive presentation for pre-K children.
Year Round Self Guided Pre-Paid Group Visit
To schedule a group visit, call (916) 351-3384 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
One free chaperone/10 children
Group Size: 20-60.........................Days/Times: Tues-Fri 10:15 & 10:45 a.m.; Sat/Sun - anytime
The Zoo offers discounts to groups only when they pay in advance.
The discount rate does not apply the day of the visit.
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491007 - Breakfast With The Bears
Enjoy a private rental on the bear deck before the zoo is open. You supply breakfast for your group and we’ll provide the bears! Sit with your guests just inches away from our five black bears and watch them forage for their own breakfast on the other side of our glass wall.
Rental includes behind-the-scenes tour of the bear exhibit and excellent photo ops.
Available 9-11 a.m.; minimum age 10.
For groups with participants under age 10, an animal presentation is provided in lieu of the exhibit tour.
Fee: $249 includes tables and chairs for up to 20 people (you supply your own food).
For reservations: visit www.folsom.ca.us – click on departments/Parks & Recreation/Zoo Sanctuary/Rentals/Bear Deck
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491042 - Junior Zookeeper Camp
Learn hands-on what it's like to be a zookeeper! You'll help prepare animal diets, make toys for the animals, participate in animal handling and clean exhibits. A small sampling of camp life: campers will make enrichment for the zoo's residents, including pinatas filled with treats and hidden snacks for the monkeys. Expect to meet some zoo visitors up close such as ferrets, skunks, tortoises, and skinks. Another day will include the opportunity to clean some large animal exhibits (such as tigers or bears) and provide enrichment, like giant fruit-filled popsicles, to the animals. Keepers will demonstrate how they train the animals to make veterinary exams easier.
|Add to Cart||491042-01||Junior Zookeeper Cam||12/28/15- 12/30/15||10:00A- 3:00P||$174/$208||Item Details||Available|
491111 - Zoo Snooze Slumber
If you have 15 to 20 adventurous friends who want to have a unique private slumber party, then the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary is the place to be! Birthdays, anniversaries, girls' or boys' night out. Come see what wild animals do in the dark! It's educational and lots of fun for ages 5 to 105!
Amenities: Gift Shop, playground nearby, restroom nearby
Event Types: Scout outings, Mother's Day, Father's Day, School groups
Dates to be arranged.....please visit www.folsom.ca.us - click on Departments/Parks & Recreation/Zoo Sanctuary/Rentals/Overnighter
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