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You're Never too Old

... to learn more about the wonders of the world around you. Join other active seniors in Zoo learning programs that take you outside to your backyard and around the world as you learn about animals we might see everyday as well as exotic animals from faraway places. There is a whole world out there waiting to be explored.

Senior Wednesdays

These exciting adventures are held every Wednesday at different locations all over Wichita. Senior Wednesdays are held at Sedgwick County Zoo on the second Wednesday of each month at 10:15 a.m. The Zoo programs include breakfast sundries, an informational chat and a tour or special guest. Preregistration is not required. This class is for active guests over 55. Class fee is $4 per adult.

Visit Wichita Museum of Art, Ulrich Museum, Historical Museum, Wichita's Downtown Public Library, Great Plains Nature Center, Old Cowtown Museum, Exploration Place, WATER Center and The Kansas African American Museum for other class listings.            

  • Jun 10 Wed - It is a Jungle in Here
    Take a walk on the wild side and join us for a tour of the newly remodeled Jungle. We will look at the trials and tribulations of such an undertaking too.
  • Jul 8 Wed - Swirl by Swirl
    The Golden Number is present all around in nature. Join us for an interesting look at this ratio and prepared to be amazed!
  • Aug 12 Wed - From the Top Down
    We will take a look at some of natures top predators and gain a better understanding of such amazing creatures.
  • Sep 8 Wed - Labor of Love
    In honor of Labor Day we will explore some of nature’s hardest workers and how they cope with survival.




     

Senior Wednesdays are sponsored by: 

Contacts
Cargill Learning Center:   Adult Education Specialist
Sedgwick County Zoo
5555 Zoo Boulevard
Wichita, KS 76212
t: (316) 266-8213
f: (316) 712-9867
Hours of Operation
Summer Hours8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Beginning March 1)
Winter Hours10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Beginning November 1)
Open 364 Days a Year!*
*The Zoo will be closed one day only, September 12, 2015 to facilitate the preparation of the annual Zoo fundraiser, Zoobilee. For Zoobilee ticket information please call 266-8APE (8273).
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