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Education Programs


Virtual Programs

What is a raptor? How can owls turn their heads so far? What’s the fastest animal in the world? Our series of virtual programs will assist educators to immerse their students in the natural world. Each purchase gives the teacher unlimited access to the video for a 7 day period and can be rented at any time through our website.

Watch our Vimeo on Demand (VOD) videos on your computer, TV, phone or tablet!

World Bird Sanctuary

2023 Program Listing

World Bird Sanctuary

Education Programs

World Bird Sanctuary’s environmental education programs are designed with the Missouri Learning Standards in mind and can be catered to groups of all ages! Our programs are available 7 days a week, with the exception of Thanksgiving and Christmas. Reservations can be made for up to a year in advance for Field Trips to World Bird Sanctuary or for us to bring our programs to your location.

For pricing and availability, or for more information, contact us today!

World Bird Sanctuary

Summer Camps

June 21 – 23: Junior Keepers (ages 13-15) 

Get a close look at what our keepers at the Sanctuary do by learning the nitty-gritty of caring for our resident animals! Junior keepers will try their hands at making parrot enrichment, playing the “training game”, and getting up close and personal with emus, owls, parrots, and more!
**$125 per camper, $110 per camper for members**   **10 campers max**

June 26 – 30: Art Is For The Birds! (ages 6-8)

Explore birds and their habitats through making crafts, painting, drawing, and a live music concert from our very own “Raptor Project”.
**$235 per camper, $220 per camper for members** **20 campers max**

July 10 – 14: Totally Radical Raptors (ages 9-12)

Learn about different raptor adaptations and skills. Play games and learn how to be a citizen scientist for birds found in our own backyards. Plus, have a chance to meet some exotic species not found here in Missouri!
**$235 per camper, $220 per camper for members** **20 campers max**

July 17 – 21: Fine Feathered Friends (ages 6-8)

Learn about different groups of birds and the places they’re found by playing games, making crafts, and meeting some very special animal ambassadors up close!
**$235 per camper, $220 per camper for members** **20 campers max**

July 24 – 28: Wilderness Explorers Camp (ages 9-12)

Do you have what it takes to make it in the wild? Explore the environment around us while also visiting with our resident raptors. Investigate the trails and floodplain, look for other critters living nearby, and learn about how species survive the climate.
**$235 per camper, $220 per camper for members** **20 campers max**

For more information, please email

World Bird Sanctuary

Zoo Shows

Since 1985, World Bird Sanctuary has produced and presented over 95,000 bird shows and touched over 26 million people at 28 different zoos, theme parks and aquariums nationwide. We understand how to produce programs that will attract, entertain, and educate your guests while leaving them with an experience they will never forget!

We can tailor our program to fit into any venue you have. If you would like to add a dynamic, upbeat free flying bird show to enhance your already great facility, contact us today!

For more information on our zoo show programs contact Jeff Meshach at:
(636) 225-4390 or email