Community Programs

Looking for something different to do at the zoo? Join us for one of our community programs!

Animal Adventures

  • Short story time followed by a keeper chat
    • Mondays at 10:30 a.m. in various locations around the zoo; check in the gift shop for the right spot. 
    • Geared toward young children (adult supervision required)
    • 2020 Season begins June 15th and ends October 26th
    • The keeper chat portion will be shared via Facebook Live for the summer

Hutchinson FrogWatch USA Chapter

The Hutchinson Zoo and the Dillon Nature Center have partnered together to create a Hutchinson FrogWatch USA chapter! The survey season runs from April to September with volunteer training held twice a season. For more information or to join out team of citizen scientists, contact us at or call 620-663-7411. 

FrogWatch USA Chapter:

To learn more about FrogWatch USA chapter and the citizen scientists program click HERE

Porcupine looking at the camera

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