- Dec 1
Tell Me About it TuesdaysAre you planning on visiting the Zoo without an education program? Do you have questions about the giraffes, orangutans or toucans? On Tuesdays at 10:30 am & 12:30 pm you will find a representative of the Zoo’s Education Department at select exhibits answering any questions you might have. Open to the general public.
- Dec 2
Wild for Reading WednesdaysWiggle on over to the zoo with your little book worm! Starting this fall, once a week on Wednesdays the education department will celebrate reading with a new book and animal friend. Join us during this free program near the Farmyard Exhibit at the Greenville Zoo for a reading of a children’s book then a live animal presentation.
- Dec 3
Learning Safari ThursdaysWould you like to get close to a snake? How about a Giant African Millipede? Maybe you would like to touch the teeth on a lion skull? Have you ever wondered what alligator skin feels like? Who knows what you might see!
- Dec 5
2-3 Year Old ProgrammingZoo Tots is designed for one parent and their toddler (ages 2 and 3) and provides an opportunity to discover the fascinating world of animals. Classes are held in the Conservation Station and combine “on your own explore time” with a more structured “animal time.” Program length is 45 minutes.
Safari SantaCome enjoy the zoo and have your photo taken with Santa! The event will offer zoo guests the opportunity to visit with Santa and enjoy an afternoon at the zoo. The first 100 children to have their photo taken with Santa will receive a free cookie and milk. As part of the event, some of the zoo animals will have their own Christmas tree and will enjoy a variety of enrichment treats.