Many AZA-accredited and certified related facilities may be closed to the public during the COVID-19 outbreak, but they are still providing the highest level of animal care and bringing education and fun to you through online events and educational resources. Check the calendar below for live videos and other online events your whole family can enjoy.
AZA members are welcome to submit their online events to the calendar using the submission button below. Educational resources can be submitted using the listing area and corresponding submission button below the calendar. You must be logged in to a My AZA account to post. All posts will be subject to approval. For questions, please contact the Communications Department.
Check in with us every Monday at https://www.stlzoo.org/education/conservationlearning for exciting new Virtual Conservation Learning content for all ages!
Every Monday at 10am EST bring your toddler to join WCS Educators from our living room to yours. Perfect for children 5 and under, but open to all. Each episode has songs, games and experiments. Just follow us to view @WCSEducation on Instagram.
Distance learning activities for K-12 by grade level, interactive "ask me anything" about animals, junior zookeepers enrichment projects for your pets, safely enjoying nature during shelter in place, and backyard conservation action projects.
While the zoo is temporarily closed to the public, we wanted to share ideas for activities you can use to connect with nature around you.
Resources for bringing Woodland Park Zoo to your home
Fun and engaging video-based lessons and activities or the whole family
Watch live streams of our animals!
Educational videos, activities, and resources for families and teachers
Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society Zoo To You video segments and activities.
Everyone can help our ocean by making better seafood choices. The Moterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch program has a variety of educational resources available, from online interactives to videos to podcasts. https://blog.seafoodwatch.org/post/612795337799778304/learn-about-sustainable-seafood-fun-and
At-home educational resources and activities developed by the Smithsonian's National Zoo
Fun at home activities, lesson plans, and worksheets to further your child’s understanding and connection to the animal kingdom.
Free at-home activities for kids and parents.
Digital, Educational content to bring the Utica Zoo into your home. Includes video presentations, activities, and crafts.
Free curriculum and at-home activities for educators and parents.
The three Aquariums in the the Ripley's family have compiled our online learning resources on one page!
Educator Alison shows you how to make invisible ink using ingredients readily found in your kitchen!
Using Flipgrid, Mote Marine Laboratory educators have created virtual lesson options, featuring manatees, sea turtles, and other exciting marine animals!
Watch Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium's resident otters on a live webcam!
Watch Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium's resident manatees, Hugh & Buffett, on a live webcam!
Ask Mote Marine Laboratory anything about the ocean. Our educators and researchers are
available to answer your deep questions.
Weekly blog with nature based early childhood activities for families
LIVE from inside the Cotton Top Tamarin and Rhinoceros Iguana exhibit at the Utica Zoo in Utica, NY! Winner of EarthCam's 2019 Top 25 Most Interesting Cameras in the World!
Brought to you by EarthCam and Galaxy Communications-Utica NY