Louisville Zoo announces two new virtual education programs

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – The Louisville Zoo launched two more digital education programs in September.

a group of people standing in front of a building: The Louisville Zoo Announces Two New Virtual Education Programs

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The Louisville Zoo Announces Two New Virtual Education Programs

To safeguard the health of guests during COVID-19, the Zoo cancelled its summer and fall camps and has moved its education programming online. In addition, the Zoo’s education portion of the website has been reorganized to highlight digital resources for teachers and parents.

Virtual Animal Adventures start Sept. 28 (cost: $150)

Each Virtual Animal Adventure includes two 30-minute live sessions, a downloadable “Zoo Detectives” mystery packet and a pre-recorded virtual walk through of the Zoo’s Wetlands. Details about each live session are below:

Live Session 1: “Ask Us Anything!”

Students provide the questions in advance and Zoo education staff will answer them live.

Live Session 2: Creature Feature

Students get to virtually meet two of the Zoo’s small ambassador animals,

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