Lazy L Safari Park in Cape Girardeau is hosting programs for children up to age 12 during the month of April. All classes are hosted at the safari park.
Movin’ and Groovin’ Safari is a class for ages 4-5. Kids will work on walking, hopping, climbing, crawling, swinging, slithering and moving like their favorite zoo animals. The class meets from June 4-11 on Thursdays, from 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Lazy L Safari. Class fees are $25. Please register by May 28.
Storybook Safari, for ages 3 and under, takes place at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesdays from June 2-9. We’ll read stories about the zoo animals and meet them, too! A guardian must be present for this class. Class fees are $25 and please register by May 28.
Zoo Guest, for ages 6-8, takes place at 11 a.m. on Tuesdays from June 2-9. Participants will go on a quest around the zoo and find out fun facts about the animals. Class fees are $25, and please register May 28.
Zoo Clues, for ages 9-12, participants will help investigate clues and solve the mystery at the zoo. This takes place on Thursdays from June 4-11, from 11 a.m. to noon. Class fees are $30, and please register by May 28.
Zoo Camp, for ages 5-12, gives children the opportunity to interact with the animals and explore the zoo through various activities. This class includes games, crafts, music and more. The class meets Monday through Friday, June 15-19. Ages 5-8 meet from 10 a.m. to noon, and 9-12 meet from 1-3 p.m. Class fees are $75, and please register by June 11.
Each class contains exciting information and provides educational development for your children. Please note that children with allergies may interact with animals. Class space is limited, so register in advance.
For more information contact the City of Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department at 573-339-6340. Online registration is available.