- SkateQilya offers a skateboarding program in the West Bank
- The non-profit provides free camp for kids each summer
- The Palestinian skateboard scene is small but growing
(CNN)A small zoo in the Palestinian territories is an unlikely place to find a budding community of skateboarders.
But dozens of youngsters rolled up to a wooden ramp in Qalqilya Zoo last month -- not far from enclosures containing lions, peacocks and monkeys -- to learn the tricks of the skater trade.