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EcoVivarium Summer Camps Coming to Escondido!

Don’t let your kids be left out this summer.  EcoVivarium will be hosting a series of  fun and educational summer camps for grades K thru 5.  Camp programs include:  Junior Keeper Camp, Reptile Camp, Bugs & More,  Eco-Art – Plus an exciting Night Camp!

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Celebrate your next birthday with EcoVivarium and our amazing Animal Ambassadors. Party Packages start as low as $195.  Reservations are now being accepted.

Ask about our NEW Exclusive King of the Jungle Party Package!  We do everything but invite the guests!  You get to sit back and enjoy the festivities!

Call (760)975-9690 to book a party at our place or yours!


Volunteer “Open House” Sunday

January 31 from 12:30pm to 2:30pm  –  138 S. Juniper St, Downtown Escondido

Education Assistants:  Do you love working with kids, reptiles, amphibians and bugs?  We are seeking Education Assistants available during the school day and on weekends to assist in program presentations.  Some animal handling and public speaking or teaching experience preferred.  

Reading with Reptiles Volunteers:  Student Volunteers (age 13 yrs and up)  are being sought to work with children and dragons in our reading program.  1 day per week commitment.  First Tuesday of each month from 3pm to 5:30pm mandatory.  

Animal Care Volunteers:  We are seeking Animal Care Volunteers interested in working with us on day to day care of our Animal Ambassadors.  Some reptile experience preferred.  Requires a minimum of 20 hours per month commitment.

Grant Writer:  Seeking a volunteer to assist in researching and writing grants.  Experience required.

Social Media Assistant:  Do you L-O-V-E being on Social Media? We are seeking experienced users of Facebook, Twitter, Linked In, Instagram and Pinterest to help us get the word out!  Flexible hours.

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS:  Volunteers must be at least 13 years of age (minors require parent permission) and be willing to commit to at least 20 hours of work per month.  All volunteers required attend a volunteer orientation and job specific training.  Must be willing to submit to a full background check and drug testing.  




Opening early 2016

EcoVivarium presents a new concept Living Museum.  Come explore the world, right here in your own back yard!  See our Animal Ambassadors up close and enjoy unique hands-on encounters. Experience their world, meet fascinating creatures and learn about the many connections we share.   Join us for special Family Night Events, Exploration Saturdays, Day Camps and more!
EcoVivarium invites you to share in the excitement of bringing this one of kind educational experience to life by becoming a Building Block supporter today!

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EcoVivarium announces plans for new Living Museum in North County

EcoVivarium announced the opening of a new Living Museum at 136 S. Juniper in downtown Escondido late this fall.  You will truly Step In To Their World… when you walk through the doors of the EcoVivarium!  Visitors will experience live reptiles, amphibians and arthropods, learn about their connection to our cultures, history, geography, religions, the environment, the economy and the human race!  Join the community in bringing the EcoVivarium vision to reality.  Become a “Building Block” supporter today!