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Elephant March (Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday Sections)

Elephant in water

Stomp your feet and raise your trunk! Follow the herd to learn all about amazing elephants!

FONZ preschool classes are designed for young children to discover a whole new view of the Smithsonian's National Zoo. “Adult-and-me” format classes use interactive learning stations, hands-on activities and crafts, Nature Play and exciting Zoo walks to engage your child’s sense of wonder and curiosity about wildlife and the natural world.

  • This class meets as a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday section. Choose your day of the week to attend below.
    • The Tuesday and Wednesday class sections are SOLD OUT. Space is still available in both the Thursday sections.
  • Elephant March takes place outdoors but under cover at the Zoo in your Backyard pavilion.

Note: FONZ preschool classes are for children and their adult buddies to enjoy together. Registration fee covers one child with adult.

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Age range: 2 - 5

Class Sessions

Date(s): Tuesday, August 13 (class meets on Tuesday (SOLD OUT))
Time: 9:03 am to 10:33 am
Date(s): Wednesday, August 14 (class meets on Wednesday)
Time: 9:03 am to 10:33 am
Date(s): Thursday, August 15 (class meets on Thursday)
Time: 9:03 am to 10:33 am