Little Adventurers

Thursdays, 10:30am
A weekly program for children ages 3–5 and their adult(s) that features a nature-related story or theme and a related activity. Program lasts 30–45 minutes.

Free with admission. No pre-registration required.

Family Fun with the Columbus Zoo

Second Sundays of the Month, 2pm
Family friendly presentations feature different animals each month. 
Free with admission

Japanese Kimono

Saturday, July 30, 11am & 2pm
Columbus Kimono demonstrates how to wear a kimono and presents beautiful kimono examples that are worn during winter, spring, summer and fall.
Free with admission

Paper Fan Craft

Saturday, August 6, 11am–2pm
Make a decorative paper fan.
Free with admission

The Bugman

Saturday, August 13, 11am–2pm
The Bugman, Mark Berman, shares his knowledge and excitement about bugs. Make a lucky cricket craft.
Free with admission

Origami with Ohio Paper Folders: Puppets

Saturday, August 20, 11am–2pm 
Origami artists from Ohio Paper Folders teach families to fold origami puppets and toys.
Free with admission

Japanese Paper Scrolls

Saturday, August 27, 11am–2pm
Decorate a paper scroll with cherry blossom paintings and Japanese calligraphy.
Free with admission