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BRONX – Toddler Camp: All Around the World @ The Bronx Zoo

 

Take a trip around the world with Toddler Camp! In one exciting week, toddlers and their caregivers will get to learn all about the continents of the world without ever leaving the Bronx! Each day, we will focus on a different continent, learning songs and listening to stories from South America, Africa, and beyond- and, of course, meeting some animal guests!

 

 

Monday, August 5 – Friday, August 9, 2019

 

10:15 – 11:15 am

or

11:45 am – 12:45 pm

 

 

For ages 2 – 3 with caregiver

 

 

$150 members / $175 non-members

 

BRONX – Zoo Vet Academy (Grades 6-8) @ The Bronx Zoo

 

Has your 6th-8th grader ever thought about being a veterinarian? Is so, this class is perfect. Taught by WCS zoo veterinarian Dr. John Sykes, this class will explore veterinary medicine from a “wild” perspective! Using a combination of live animals, real veterinary equipment, and custom-designed models, we will learn about how we use medicine and surgery to help keep all the animals at the zoo healthy- from the fish to the elephants!

 

 

Monday, July 29 – Friday, August 2, 2019

 

3 – 4:30 pm

 

Grades 6 -8

 

$225 members / $250 non-members

 

 

Note: these classes are different from those taught in the Little Zoo Vet classes for 3-5th graders and involve more advanced procedures!

 

BRONX – Wild Adventurer: Young Naturalists (Grades 6 – 8) @ Bronx Zoo

 

Is your 6th to 8th grader a budding naturalist who loves being outdoors in nature? Then Wild Adventurer: Young Naturalists is their opportunity to learn about the Bronx Zoo’s local and exotic wildlife through hands on investigations, inquiry, games, animal guests, exhibit visits and field research. Campers should plan on coming dressed and ready for a full day of outdoor exploration and adventure that will leave them with a new appreciation for the natural world within the zoo!

 

 

Monday – Friday, 2019

 

July 29 – August 2

 

August 26 – August 30

 

9 am – 3 pm

 

For Grades  6-8

 

$375 members / $400 non-members

 

 

BRONX – FREE! Grand Wizzard Theodore & Uptown Vinyl Supreme w/ Dj Perly, The B.O.O.M. (Bronx Organic Orchestra Melinated), and The Boogie Down All-Stars @ Soundview Park

 

Thursday, July 25, 2019

 

6 – 9  pm

 

 

The DJ collective Uptown Vinyl Supreme pays homage to hip-hop’s roots with an all-Bronx lineup comprising artists of yesterday and today that embody the spirit of the art form. Featuring hip-hop royalty Grandwizzard Theodore, the former apprentice to Grandmaster Flash and the DJ who invented the “scratching” technique; DJ Perly, a Bronx-born Puerto Rican and Russian American DJ and the first woman to win the US Finals of the DMC annual DJ battle; Melle Mel, a founding MC of Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, who will be forever immortalized by his iconic verse on “The Message,” hip-hop’s first socially conscious hit record; and B.O.O.M (Bronx Organic Orchestra Melinated), a Bronx-based band Hip-hop band that frequents local haunts Nublu, Shrine, and the Nuyorican Poet’s Café.

 

 

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BRONX – Wild Adventurer: Nature Trekkers (Grades K – 2) @ Bronx Zoo

Make a mud pie! Dig in the sand! Construct a fort! Build a fairy house! Splash in a puddle! Get ready to go outside, get messy and use your imagination in Wild Adventurer Camp: Nature Trekkers! Your K-2nd grader will spend the day playing outdoors in our new Nature Trek exhibit and beyond. Nature art, creative play, nature walks, music, story time, animal guests and free exploration will all be part of the fun.

 

 

Monday – Friday, 2019

 

July 15 – 19, 2019

 

August 5 – 9

 

August 26 – 30

 

9 am – 3 pm

 

For Grades K -2

 

$375 members / $400 non-members