Special Education Resources

  •  Additional Resources: 












    • Sensory Friendly Information Page
    • Printable Visual Schedule with flow board
    • Sensory Map of the Zoo
    • Cold Weather Social Story available to print at home
    • Autism Friendly Early Entry: 9-10am on certain days updated on their page regularly. Exhibits and activities during these hours are specifically designed for individuals on the autism spectrum and their families
    • ASL Interpreted Days: The first Wednesday of every month there is ASL interpreting from 10:30am-1:15pm for the Public Zoo and Conservatory talk
    • Lil’ Explorers: Free programming from 10am-12pm for children ages 1-3. There is story time and games with a different theme each week.
    • Buses from parking lots are stroller and wheelchair accessible. Wheelchairs are available to rent for $5 and double strollers for $8.






    • Calendars for each library's storytimes and tot times by month
    • Storytimes in Karen, English, Spanish, Amharic, Oromo, and Somali
    • Little Tots iPad Times 
    • Tot Times





    • Exploratots is for children ages 2-5. Read stories, go on short hikes. Held every other Wednesday at Phalen Park. 
    • Tot Times are open gym times for parents and children ages 0-5
    • Family Nature Club is a new volunteer led Parks and Rec program! More information in the side bar.


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Family Group Information

Parks and Recreation