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Happy Leap Year

An approximately 5-month-old wallaby joey sticks its head out of its mom's pouch.

Get ready to leap and bound with some of the hoppiest animals at the Smithsonian's National Zoo. We are celebrating the 2020 leap year by learning about our wonderful wallabies! Hop into this class today.

FONZ preschool classes are designed for children ages 3-5 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.

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: 3 - 5

Class Sessions

Date(s): Sunday, March 1
Time: 10:00 am to 11:30 am