GROUP PROGRAMS

Enhance your group outing by reserving an Education Program! They're great for all ages!
Programs are held in the Education & Discovery Center
Group programs are for schools, scouts, etc. 

Program Information

Programs are offered year-round.

Max of 20 students and 3 adults per program. 

Programs are 30 - 45 minutes.

All programs include live animal guests.

Admission and Park Permit are included.

We will do our best to reschedule or accommodate if there is inclement weather.
Reservation Information

Programs can be scheduled
by contacting us:

Melissa Czinn
Principal Park Naturalist/Head of Education
mczinn@co.bergen.nj.us
or
Giulia Arpino
Senior Park Naturalist
201 - 634 - 3125

Education programs must be booked at least 3 - 6 weeks in advance. 

April, May, and June are the busiest times of our year so please contact us early!
Program Fees

NOVEMER - APRIL
In Bergen County
$50 per class

Out of County
$100 per class

MAY - OCTOBER
In Bergen County
$100 per class

Out of County
$150 per class


PROGRAMS FOR ALL AGES

Animal Adaptations
Discover what adaptations animals have to survive in the wild.

Habitats
Explore some examples of habitats and the different animals that live there.

Reptiles
Take an in-depth look into reptiles and their unique characteristics.


PRE-K - KINDERGARTEN

Wild & Crafty
Consists of a story, an animal visitor, and a craft.

Animal Families
Learn about which animals like to stay together and which prefer to live alone.


GRADES 1 - 5

Animal Classifications
Learn how to distinguish animals based on their classifications.

Wild Pets
Discuss the difference between wild, domestic, and pet animals.

Beautiful Bugs
Learn about the difference between insects and arachnids.


GRADES 6 - 12

Zoo Careers
Learn about all the different types of jobs you can have in a zoo.
Animal Adaptations
Discover what adaptations animals have to survive in the wild.

Habitats 
Explore some animal habitats and the different animals that live there.

Reptiles
Take an in-depth look into reptiles and their unique characteristics.

Wild NJ
Learn about local New Jersey Animals and explore the diversity of your own backyard.

PRE-K - KINDEGARTEN

Wild & Crafty
Consists of a story, an animal visitor, and a craft.

Animal Families
Learn about which animals like to stay together and which prefer to live alone.

GRADES 1 - 5

Animal Classifications
Learn how to distinguish animals based on their classifications.

Wild Pets
Discuss the difference between wild, domestic, and pet animals.

Beautiful Bugs
Learn about the difference between insects and arachnids.

GRADES 6 - 12

Zoo Careers
Learn about all the different types of jobs you can have at a zoo
PROGRAMS FOR ALL AGES

Animal Adaptations
Discover what adaptations animals have to survive in the wild.

Habitats 
Explore some animal habitats and the different animals that live there.

Reptiles
Take an in-depth look into reptiles and their unique characteristics.

Wild NJ
Learn about local New Jersey Animals and explore the diversity of your own backyard.

PRE-K - KINDEGARTEN

Wild & Crafty
Consists of a story, an animal visitor, and a craft.

Animal Families
Learn about which animals like to stay together and which prefer to live alone.

GRADES 1 - 5

Animal Classifications
Learn how to distinguish animals based on their classifications.

Wild Pets
Discuss the difference between wild, domestic, and pet animals.

Beautiful Bugs
Learn about the difference between insects and arachnids.

GRADES 6 - 12

Zoo Careers
PROGRAMS FOR ALL AGES

Animal Adaptations
Discover what adaptations animals have to survive in the wild.

Habitats 
Explore some animal habitats and the different animals that live there.

Reptiles
Take an in-depth look into reptiles and their unique characteristics.

Wild NJ
Learn about local New Jersey Animals and explore the diversity of your own backyard.

PRE-K - KINDEGARTEN

Wild & Crafty
Consists of a story, an animal visitor, and a craft.

Animal Families
Learn about which animals like to stay together and which prefer to live alone.

GRADES 1 - 5

Animal Classifications
Learn how to distinguish animals based on their classifications.

Wild Pets
Discuss the difference between wild, domestic, and pet animals.

Beautiful Bugs
Learn about the difference between insects and arachnids.

GRADES 6 - 12

Zoo Careers
Learn about all the different types of jobs you can have at a zoo.
PROGRAMS FOR ALL AGES

Animal Adaptations
Discover what adaptations animals have to survive in the wild.

Habitats 
Explore some animal habitats and the different animals that live there.

Reptiles
Take an in-depth look into reptiles and their unique characteristics.

Wild NJ
Learn about local New Jersey Animals and explore the diversity of your own backyard.


Contact us for more information or availability:
Melissa Czinn
Principal Park Naturalist
mczinn@co.bergen.nj.us
201 - 634 - 3108