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Babies are beloved all over the world, whether it's human or animal. In this program, we will look at the different ways animals take care of their young, from the ocean to the rainforest and everywhere else in between. Participants will see how Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium works to support and assist the animal babies throughout the different zoo habitats. We will discover the unique challenges animal offspring face both in the wild and in a zoo environment. Of course, we will also see some of the most adorable animal babies imaginable.

With an always changing selection of animal babies to choose from, this program offers plenty of opportunities for questions.

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About This Program


By Request: $150.00
By Request Premium: $140.00


45-60 minutes, depending on class length.

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners, Homeschool/Family Public Library: Library Patrons

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Primary Disciplines

Career Education, Community Interests, Problem Solving, Sciences, Social and Emotional Learning( SEL), STEM

Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Google Meet, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams, Blue Jeans, etc...)
Google Hang Out
Microsoft Teams

Booking Information

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For more information contact CILC at (507) 388-3672

Provider's Cancellation Policy

No fee if cancelled more than 3 weeks before the program start date or if your school or the Zoo is closed. 50% fee if cancelled 7-14 days from program, 100% of program fee is due if cancelled within 7 days of the program date or for no show.

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Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium

Omaha, NE
United States

Consistently ranked as one of the world's top zoos, Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium is an independent not-for-profit organization accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.

The Zoo is home to North America's largest indoor rainforest, the world's largest indoor desert, the world's largest indoor swamp, the largest aquarium within a zoo, and is recognized nationally for it's animal care, exhibit design, and conservation work.

Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium has been providing distance learning for nearly 20 years and prides itself on creating dynamic and educational programs for all ages.

Brian Priesman

Program Details


1. Introduction to the zoo
2. Learn about animal life cycles and animal types
3. Meet recent zoo babies
4.Learn about animal care at different life stages
5. Question and answer period.


Participants will:
-learn about animal life cycles
-learn different terms for different types of animal babies
-learn about animal care at a zoo
-develop an appreciation for the conservation work accredited zoo's do