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Lil’ Explorers Thursdays at the Como Zoo

May 26 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CDT

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Lil’ Explorers is a FREE program from 10:00AM-noon select (most) Thursdays in the Visitor Center in the Winter and on the zoo grounds in the Summer. Perfect for the 1-3 year old to meet animal and plant visitors, see story time, play games and many other fun activities. Different theme each week!

2022 Schedule:
5/12 – Fancy Flowers

5/19 – No Lil’ Explorers this week

5/26 – Furry Friends

6/2 – Animal Families

6/9 – Under the Sea

6/16 – Jr. Zookeeper

6/23 – No Lil’ Explorers this week

6/30 – Down on the Farm

7/7 – Busy Bugs

7/14 – Reptile Rock N’ Roll

7/21 – Fantastic Frogs

7/28 – Teddy Bear Picnic

8/4 – Night Time

8/11 – Fun with Fish

8/18 – Furry Friends

8/25 – Fantastic Frogs

9/1 – Animal Families

9/8 – Jr. Zookeepers

9/15 – Down on the Farm

9/22 – Bird Buddies

9/29 – Diggin’ Dinos


May 26
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CDT
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Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
(651) 487-8201


Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
1225 Estabrook Drive
Saint Paul, MN 55103
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