Family Vet School


The perfect program for young animal lovers and life-long learners

Through partnerships with Webster Groves Animal Hospital, World Bird Sanctuary, Wildlife Rescue Center, and the Wyoming, Illinois Veterinary Service, the Saint Louis Science Center is excited to host workshops on various aspects of veterinary medicine. Join experienced professionals and explore topics including emergency animal medicine, wildlife rehabilitation, and career opportunities in veterinary science. Family Vet School offers a unique way to engage with science as a family.

This program is best suited for families with students in 5th grade and up. Each two-hour workshop is held in the Life Science Classroom on the first floor of the Oakland Building.

Vet Med School


This is a paid program.
To register, please call 314.289.4439.

All Ages: $18/class, $65/series
Members: $16/class, $60/series

Sat. Jan 25
Sat. Feb 8
Sat. Mar 7
Sat. Apr 11

Saturday, January 25

Family Vet School: Webster Groves Animal Hospital
1:00 pm

Saturday, February 08

Vet Med School
Family Vet School: Wildlife Rescue Center
1:00 pm

Saturday, March 07

Vet Med School
Family Vet School: World Bird Sanctuary
1:00 pm

Saturday, April 11

Vet Med School
Family Vet School: Wyoming, IL Veterinary Service
1:00 pm


Past Events

  • Large Domestic Animals
  • Domestic Animals
  • Exotic Large Animals
  • Exotic Birds


Biology and Life Science Programs for Groups

The Science Center offers a wide variety of biology and life science educational programs tailored to specific groups and audiences.

Groups & Field Trips

Members learn at a discount.

Save on Family Vet School with a Saint Louis Science Center membership.

Groups & Field Trips