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Education Opportunities

Are you looking for a fun way to teach your children or students about wildlife and Conservation? Whether you are looking for the opportunity to visit the Zoo or you are looking for the zoo to come to your classroom, John Ball Zoo has a program to fit your needs. Take a look at our exciting programs by following the links below. If you see one that interests you, call us at 616-336-4310 ext 1001 or send in the available registration form.

Summer Camp

School Groups

Family and Youth Programs


Let the Zoo Come to You

Library Programs

Behind the Scenes Programs

Resources for Learning