Events

The talented staff and contributors to Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo design special events and programs throughout the year. Our beautiful grounds also provide the perfect setting for a variety of musical concerts. Visit this portion of our site often to see what’s coming up!

 

March 2015

  • Tue, 03/10/2015 - 10:30am - 11:15am

    This program, which is for children 22 months to four years who are accompanied by an adult, may include activities, crafts, and live animals. This session, entitled "Animal March," will explore how animals move. The cost is $10 for Zoo members and one child; $15 for non-members and one child. Participants may sign up for either March 10 or 11. To reserve a space in the program, pre-register by calling the Zoo's Education Department at 203-394-6563.

  • Wed, 03/11/2015 - 10:30am - 11:15am

    This program, which is for children 22 months to four years who are accompanied by an adult, may include activities, crafts, and live animals. This session, entitled "Animal March," will explore how animals move. The cost is $10 for Zoo members and one child; $15 for non-members and one child. Participants may sign up for either March 10 or 11. To reserve a space in the program, pre-register by calling the Zoo's Education Department at 203-394-6563.

  • Tue, 03/17/2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pm

    Enjoy 15 percent off admission if you wear green on St. Patrick's Day at the Zoo.

April 2015

  • Tue, 04/14/2015 - 10:30am - 11:15am

    This monthly 45-minute program for children 22 months to four years, who are accompanied by an adult, may include stories, games, activities, crafts, and live animals. This session, entitled “Fur, Feathers, and Scales” will explore the differences between mammals, reptiles and birds. The cost is $10 for Zoo members and one child; $15 for non-members and one child. Participants may sign up for either April 14 or 15. To make a reservation, pre-register by calling the Zoo's Education Department at 203-394-6563.

  • Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:30am - 11:15am

    This monthly 45-minute program for children 22 months to four years, who are accompanied by an adult, may include stories, games, activities, crafts, and live animals. This session, entitled “Fur, Feathers, and Scales” will explore the differences between mammals, reptiles and birds. The cost is $10 for Zoo members and one child; $15 for non-members and one child. Participants may sign up for either April 14 or 15. To make a reservation, pre-register by calling the Zoo's Education Department at 203-394-6563.

May 2015

  • Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:30am - 11:15am

    This monthly 45-minute program for children 22 months to four years, who are accompanied by an adult, may include stories, games, activities, crafts, and live animals. This session, entitled "Garden Critters" will explore the differences between mammals, reptiles and birds. The cost is $10 for Zoo members and one child; $15 for non-members and one child. Participants may sign up for either May 12 or 13. To make a reservation, pre-register by calling the Zoo's Education Department at 203-394-6563.

  • Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:30am - 11:15am

    This monthly 45-minute program for children 22 months to four years, who are accompanied by an adult, may include stories, games, activities, crafts, and live animals. This session, entitled "Garden Critters" will explore the differences between mammals, reptiles and birds. The cost is $10 for Zoo members and one child; $15 for non-members and one child. Participants may sign up for either May 12 or 13. To make a reservation, pre-register by calling the Zoo's Education Department at 203-394-6563.