EDUCATION

Fossil Rim Wildlife Center’s Education Department is currently in the process of rebuilding our education curriculum. Starting in April 2020, we will begin to offer new programs that will be unique and more immersive. So, keep an eye out for new information on this website or our Facebook page. For more information, please email education@fossilrim.org.

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Camps

We are still offering many of our current overnight, mini, and day camp programs until April 2020:

Keeper in Training - There's a lot that goes into caring for animals in captivity. Learn what challenges our Animal Care Staff are faced with when caring for our animals. You will even get a chance to practice your new skills!
Programs: Animal Nutrition, Animal Enrichment, Capture Techniques

Fossil Rim Safari - Explore all that Fossil Rim has to offer! Learn about our amazing animals from our smallest beetle to our largest giraffe. Spend time with the animals and learn how we care for our species both big and small.
Programs: Animal Exploration, Capture Techniques, Scary Critters

Everyday Conservation - We all want to save the world, but most of us don't know where to start! At this camp, you will find out some of the challenges facing the natural world as well as what you can do to help our planet.
Programs: Brink of Extinct, Doing the Rot Thing, Natural Dyes

Outreach

We also have Outreach opportunities through March 2020!

Small Groups – maximum of 45 people; one presentation lasting 45-60 minutes
0-40 miles (Glen Rose, Granbury, Cleburne) – $145
41-70 miles (Fort Worth, Burleson, Waco) – $200
71-90 miles (Dallas, Irving, Arlington) – $230
91-110 miles (Denton, Mesquite, Garland) – $260
111-plus miles (across the state of Texas) – Call for prices
*$95 for each additional program at the same location on the same day

Large Groups – maximum of 200 people; one presentation lasting 45-60 minutes
0-40 miles (Glen Rose, Granbury, Cleburne) – $200
41-70 miles (Fort Worth, Burleson, Waco) – $255
71-90 miles (Dallas, Irving, Arlington) – $285
91-110 miles (Denton, Mesquite, Garland) – $315
111-plus miles (across the state of Texas) – Call for prices
*$125 for each additional program at the same location on the same day

For additional information, or to make a reservation, call (254) 897-2960 or email education@fossilrim.org.