Sophisticated Science is Turtle Back Zoos new program geared towards people ages 13 and up - high school students, college students, and adults. This program is perfect for those interested in science, conservation, zoo animals, and animal careers. Both mini-series and individual seminars will be offered over the course of this program, so be sure to keep an eye out as we continue to add more topics!
Amazing Anatomy is a mini-series focusing on a different organ system each session. It is a comparative program, so different organ systems will be compared across species. Organ systems that will be covered include digestive systems, skeletal systems, circulatory and respiratory systems, and more!
The program includes a lesson in the Berson Education Center classrooms followed by an animal presentation and a visit to the zoo. Classes are offered Saturday afternoons from 1 pm to 3 pm. This is an in-person program. Face coverings are required while indoors. A visit into the zoo is included with the program, but zoo admission is not included.
AUGUST DATES AND THEMES
Session 1 - 08/14: Digestive System
Session 2 - 08/28: Skeletal System