Zoo Careers #1120

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Date(s) - July 26, 2021 - July 28, 2021
9:00 am - 3:00 pm


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


Who works behind-the-scenes to run the zoo?  In this camp students meet various zoo staff and learn about the day-to-day activities of those who work in close contact with the animals, as well as others who are vital to maintaining a zoo.  If you are interested in a career in animal care, wildlife conservation, or veterinary medicine, this is the camp for you!

Closed-toe shoes required.  Please bring a lunch that does not require refrigeration (reusable containers are preferred).

Age: 7-9 Grade

Fee per session: $180/FOZ Member $225/Non-Member

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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