Inspired by Nature #150B

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Date(s) - January 17, 2022
9:00 am - 3:00 pm


Education Building – Dickerson Park Zoo
1103 W Smith Street
Springfield, MO 65803


When school’s on break, spend a day filled with animal fun and learning at the zoo instead! Each day we’ll explore a different theme with games, crafts, animal encounters, and so much more


Inspired by Nature

Scientists, engineers, architects, inventors, and many others have looked to the animal world to help solve human challenges.  Let’s dive into the world of biomimicry by learning about incredible designs and inventions and meeting the real animals that inspired them.



For students enrolled in 2nd-3rd grade; adults do not stay with child.  Please bring a lunch and drink.

FOZ Member: $60

Non Member: $75

All classes are located at the Education Building (1103 W Smith Street, Springfield, MO 65803), not at the Dickerson Park Zoo front gate.

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