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Home School Program



Home School Academy:  

Come explore the world with us. The zoo does homeschool a wild way. Students will interact with games, hands on activities, and conduct experiments while utilizing the scientific method exploring the monthly themes. We are excited to offer this program all year this year. 

Come join us on Wednesday  from 1:00 to 2:30 in the classroom.



October 28th – Creatures of the Night

This exciting home school program will be in conjunction with the Tug Hill Land Trust and will take place at their property in Rutland. Further details will be coming in early October. 

November 18 – Winter Adaptations


Members recieve 20% off program price. 

Be sure to call Guest Services at 315.782.6180 or stop in to the front desk to register. Pre-payment is encouraged. 


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