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Critter Club at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

Calendar/Event Details

Thu, September 12, 2019
Fri, December 20, 2019

Critter Club is a series of programs designed just for tots. These programs take place on scheduled Thursdays and Fridays and feature a fun story, hands-on animal biofacts, great crafts and a special animal surprise. An adult is required to accompany each child for the duration of the program. Note the same program occurs both days.
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2019 dates:

  • Jan. 10 & 11 – Amazing Armadillos
  • Jan. 24 & 25 – Stripy Skunks
  • Feb. 7 & 8 – Mischievous Meerkats
  • Feb. 21 & 22 – Terrific Tigers
  • Mar. 7 & 8 – Awesome Opossums
  • Mar. 21 & 22 – Leaping Lynx
  • Apr. 4 & 5 – Super Sea Turtles
  • Apr. 18 & 19 – Under the Sea
  • May 2 & 3 – Wonderful Walruses
  • May 16 & 17 – Fantastic Frogs
  • Sept. 12 & 13 – Marvelous Macaws
  • Sept. 26 & 27 – Silly Sea Otters
  • Oct. 10 & 11 – Excellent Elephants
  • Oct. 24 & 25 – Outstanding Owls
  • Nov. 7 & 8 – Jiggly Jellies
  • Nov. 21 & 22 – Acrobatic Apes
  • Dec. 5 & 6 – Massive Muskox
  • Dec. 19 & 20 – Fabulous Fish

Who: An adult is required to accompany their participating children for the duration of the program. Parents with children under the age of three or over the age of 5 may attend with younger children while their 3-5 year-old participates in program activities.

Registration: Pre-registration is not required, but is highly encouraged. Please use the boxes below to begin the online pre-registration process. Without pre-registration, we cannot guarantee that space will be available on program day.

Fees: Zoo members – $11/child; Non-members $14/child; $15/child without pre-registration.

Location: Education Center. All program participants may enter through the large gate to the left and down the ramp from the main admissions area.

Time: Programs begin at 11:00 a.m. and last one hour. Please arrive 10 minutes early to accommodate the check-in process.

Check-in Process: Please check-in on the day of the program at Education Center gate to the left and down the ramp from the main admission area. Walk-ins may register and pay (dependent upon available space in program) at the check-in area.

Event Details

  • When

    Thursday, September 12, 2019 @ 11:00a.m.12:00p.m.
    Friday, September 13, 2019 @ 11:00a.m.12:00p.m.
    Thursday, September 26, 2019 @ 11:00a.m.12:00p.m.
  • Price

    $14-$15
  • Recommended Ages

    Age 3-5 with adult
  • Venue

    Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

    5400 N Pearl St
    Tacoma, WA 98407-3224
    United States