ZooKids: Some Like It Dry: Desert Animals

What is very dry, often hot, and has sand all over? A Desert! How does a tortoise survive the heat? Why does the camel have a hump? Learn how desert plants and animals survive in the harsh desert environment.

Date and Time

Saturday, November 14 AND Saturday, November 21.
Program Time: 9:30am - 12:00pm

Cost and Fees

Program Fee: Members $23.00 / Non-Members $26.00.
Parking Fee: $7.00 for non-members. FREE for members.


Main Entrance. Please park in the Upper Parking Lot and proceed to the Main Entrance.


Pre-Registration is required. Please review the information regarding ZooKids Registration to learn how to sign up for this program.


Contact: Lisa O'Dwyer
Email: docents@oaklandzoo.org
Phone: (510) 632-9525 x141

Additional Program Information
  • "Some Like it Dry: Desert Animals" will be held on November 14 and November 21.
  • ZooKids classes are for children age 4-5.


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