Summer and Fall Programs

Start your day with new summer and fall programs at Shedd! From Yoga to science, there's something for everyone. See our adult, family and youth programs below.

Camp Shedd (Grades K-5)


Camp Shedd: School's Out
Oct. 14, Nov. 8 and 11
When school is out, we invite you in to uncover the world of aquatic life through hands-on activities, animal encounters and more!

Fall Fun

Hiking trail in the woods

Shedd Scouts: Outdoor Badge Workshop
Aug. 31, Sept. 14 and 21, Oct. 5 and 12
Spend the day participating in hands-on activities and completing badge or adventure requirements!

Two sea otters laying

Family First Saturdays
Sept. 7, Oct. 5, Nov. 2, Dec. 7
Join us for a dive into the world of aquatic life! You’ll learn about animals through hands-on activities and time with Shedd’s experts.

Adult Programs

A woman doing Yoga

Shedd Yoga Flow
August 25
Calm your body and mind with a yoga class held outdoors where you can take in our stunning city and lakeside views.

At Shedd Aquarium, we believe there should be no boundaries to your experience. If you have an accommodation request related to a disability, please contact us at We look forward to assisting you.