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Nature Cubs: Zoo-per Heroes


From super strength and speed to (nearly) X-ray vision, there’s no end to the incredible abilities of the Smithsonian's National Zoo’s superman-imals!  Learn about the most amazing zoo-perheroes of the animal kingdom, and make your own zoo-perhero cape to take home!

Nature Cubs preschool classes use interactive learning stations, hands-on activities and crafts, Nature Play, animal artifacts and exciting Zoo walks to engage your child’s sense of wonder and curiosity about wildlife and the natural world.

Zoo-per Heroes will meet once a week for SIX weeks. Choose the day of the week you wish to attend during the registration process. 

NEW Saturday section now available for our Zoo friends in M-F preschool or Kindergarten (Saturday session meets from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.).

Note: Nature Cubs classes are for children and their adult buddies to enjoy together. Infants worn in a carrier or remaining in a stroller/car seat are welcome at no additional charge.

To register for "Nature Cubs: Zoo-per Heroes," please call 202-633-3024.
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Age range: 3 - 5