Programs & Day Camps

Programs and Day Camps

Play, explore and discover the great outdoors of Nebraska by going on one of our many adventures! Please contact the Education Department at (402) 738-2092 for more information. 

Summer Wildlife Ranger Day Camps

    

Become a wildlife ranger and join us on a North American expedition. Youth must be transported to Wildlife Safari Park and dropped off at Wolf Woods parking lot by 9:00 am. Campers will learn about animal conservation and gain field work experience. Cost is $75 per camp (unless otherwise noted) for Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium members and Wildlife Safari Park members and $80 for non-members. For ages 9-11 (unless otherwise noted) and occur rain or shine. 

2020 Dates

  • Thursday, July 16 - Jr. Safari Park Keeper (15-18 yrs. old) *Cost  $95 member / $100 nonmembers

 

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Family Safari Explorers

Discover and practice adventurous outdoor skills, such as beginning camping, nature photography, citizen science, nature art and astronomy. 

These two-hour classes cost $10 for Wildlife Safari Park members and $13 for non-members (*unless otherwise noted).  Open to all ages. Youth under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Supplies are provided with the exception of cameras. 

Pre-registration is required. Offered to ages 4 or older unless noted otherwise. 

July

Bingo with Bison  - Sunday, July 12  1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

A Family Game Day on the Bison Overlook.  Join us for a fun game of Bingo while watching the Bison watch us! Cost is $1 per board per game. Two hours of fun and fast action with prizes. Open to all ages.Youth under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required. 

  • Bingo
  • Sunday, 7/12/20 at 1:00pm
  • Bison Overlook

*Admission to Wildlife Safari Park not included. Please pay admission or use Wildlife Safari Park Membership at Visitor's Center prior to Bingo game start. 

**Bison Overlook is locate just beyond Crane Meadows in lower part of Wildlife Safari Park. As you enter Bison area Education Staff will be on Deck near bison statue and playground. Parking area nearby. 

 
 
 

 

Nurture your young child's love for wildlife and the great outdoors with Wildlife Safari Park's newest Early Learning Kids Klub (E.L.K. Klub). The E.L.K.Klub uses the Park as a classroom to encourage young children ages 3 to 4 years old to investigate, play, and learn about Nebraska native wildlife through hands-on activities and exploration.

Programs are for children ages 3-4 years old. All classes are from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at our Education Base Camp near Wolf Woods and our Pawnee Creek Trailhead Parking Lot. Pre-registration and payment of $13 (Member) $15 (Non-Member) per child per session is required. An adult must accompany the participant. The registration cost covers one adult and one child.  

2020 Dates:

  • Wednesday, July 29 - Oh Deer! (rescheduled from 4/8/20)
  • Saturday, August 1 - Oh Deer!* (rescheduled from 4/11/20)
  • Wednesday, August 12 - Jr. Safari Park Keeper
  • Saturday, August 15 - Jr. Safari Park Keeper*
  • Wednesday, September 9 - We're Going on the Bird Watch
  • Saturday, September 12 - We're Going on the Bird Watch*
  • Wednesday, October 14 - Outdoor Art
  • Saturday, October 17 - Outdoor Art*

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