Zoo Teens: Jr. Zookeeper

100 Volunteer Hours
Program Fee: New Teens- $100; Returning Teens – $80

Spots for Zoo teens are limited. The application process will begin on February 21st and close on April 3rd. All applicants will need to complete the application, submit two recommendation google forms from unrelated adults (link below), and interview with Zoo education leadership. During the interview, applicants will give a 2-3 minute presentation on the importance of zoos and aquariums.

Mandatory Training Dates

June 6th, 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Select Preferred Set Schedules from below:

* Your preferred schedule is not guaranteed.
* If selected you will receive a tentative schedule during parent orientation.
* Jr. Keepers volunteer one week on and one week off.

Set Schedule 1: Every MWF: 8:30 AM-4:00 PM

June 7th – June 10th (this week will be M, W, Th, F)
June 20th – June 24th
July 4th – July 8th
July 18th – July 22nd
August 1st – August 5th

Set Schedule 2: Every MWF: 8:30 AM-4:00 PM

June 13th – June 17th
June 27th – July 1st
July 11th – July 15th
July 25th – July 29th
August 8th – 12th

Apply Now

Recommendation Form Link for two unrelated adults