Twycross Zoo - Follow Your Heart

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Charity Heart

Twycross Zoo is a registered charity (number 501841) which exists to support conservation, education and research.

Conservation Club

Saturday Morning Activity Group for 8 – 12 year olds!

Conservation Club is based around all things animals, wildlife and the environment and runs every Saturday morning for 6 weeks!

As well as a fun and engaging activities, children are provided with more of an understanding of why animals are endangered and how we can all help to protect them. Every week will focus on a native species and the conservation that we can do to help our wildlife in the UK.

*Conservation Club Activities Include – Making Animal Enrichment; Cleaning Animal Enclosures; Exploring the Nature Reserve and Twycross Zoo. All activities are led by our experienced Discovery and Learning Team.

More about Conservation Club

  • Ages: 8 – 12 year olds
  • Cost: £36 for full 6 weeks. £27 for Twycross Zoo Members for full 6 weeks
  • Drop off: 10.30am at Costa in Himalaya (Entrance to the Zoo)
  • Pick up: 12.30pm at Costa in Himalaya (Entrance to the Zoo)
  • Booking: Conservation Club must be booked in advance and for the 6-weeks in full; unfortunately you can’t book individual days and we are unable to accommodate walk-ins

Dates

June/July 2018
6-Week Saturday Morning Group
9th, 16th, 23th, 30th June & 7th, 14th July 2018

September/October 2018
6-Week Saturday Morning Group
8th, 15th, 22th, 29th September & 6th, 13th October 2018

November/December 2018
6-Week Saturday Morning Group
3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th November & 1st, 8th December 2018

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Call Us

01827 883140

Email Us

bookings@twycrosszoo.org

*Please note – Places are limited so we advise booking as early as possible. Activities are subject to change

Conservation Club Morning Schedule*

Welcome: An introduction to Conservation Club, the Discovery and Learning Team and other Conservation Club Members.

Starter Activity: A short activity to start thinking about the theme of the session.

Activities – This could include any number of activities as each week is different. It could be Animal Enrichment Making; Understanding the Role of a Zoo Keeper; Cleaning Animal Enclosures; Exploring Twycross Zoo and the Nature Reserve; Trails linked to the Zoo’s Breeding Programme and Deforestation; Art and Crafts plus more. We always try to include one activity indoors and one activity outdoors wherever possible.

Recap Activity: A short activity to sum up the day’s activities.

End of the Morning: Return to Costa at Himalaya to meet parents.

*Activities are subject to change.

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