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Celebrate Lord Richard's 48th Birthday With Us on July 2

Jun. 14th, 2022 | Special Events

Lord Richard, our beloved Turkey Vulture animal ambassador, is turning 48 years old this year. Come to Lindsay on Saturday, July 2 and celebrate this very special milestone with us. Get up close with Lord Richard and some of our animal ambassadors and see him eat a birthday cake fit for a vulture! To help us honor this amazing ambassador,…

Register Now for Summer Workshops and Hikes

May. 27th, 2022 | Special Events

Registrations are now live for our fun summer workshops and hikes. Beat the heat with cool crafts, get your kiddo pumped about natural science, or take a family hike on Mount Diablo to see some scintillating scorpions. Upcoming summer workshops and hikes include: June 13: Botanic Creations workshop for ages 12 and older. July 19: Wild Science: Experiments with Adaptations workshop for ages 8-12. August…

New Summer Hours and Daily Programs at Lindsay

Jun. 6th, 2022 | General, News

Enjoy more time with wildlife this summer at Lindsay Wildlife Experience. Starting Tuesday, June 7, our exhibit hall will be open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Labor Day. Check out our new daily programs and exhibit hall map here for exciting encounters with wildlife. Beat the heat in our exhibit hall or enjoy an outdoor…

Meet Animals from Down Under on June 25

Jun. 4th, 2022 | Special Events

Meet a kangaroo, a kookaburra and other animals that call Australia home! Join us on Saturday June 25 for two special showings of our “Live. Wild. Animal Exhibition: Animals Down Under” program at 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Our partners, Conservation Ambassadors, will introduce you to fascinating animals from one of the most biodiverse countries on earth. Don’t miss out…

Extended Wildlife Hospital Hours Start May 22

May. 22nd, 2022 | General

The Lindsay Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital is now open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily through early September. These extended hours help us accommodate the seasonal influx of baby animals at our hospital. Please call our hospital hotline at (925) 659-8156 or send us an email for information and advice before you bring us an animal. Find a sick or…

Get Closer to Wildlife in our Summer Field Trip Programs

May. 17th, 2022 | Special Events

Discover wildlife this summer in our exciting field trip programs. These fun and educational onsite programs include outdoor exploration, an in-depth tour of our exhibit hall with multiple dynamic stations , animal encounters and more. Designed as adaptable programs, the content can be adjusted for different audiences ranging from kindergartners to college students. They’re also perfect for scout troops and other…

Help Curb Potential Transmission of Avian Influenza

May. 7th, 2022 | General, News, Press Releases

MAY 7, 2022 —Due to the ongoing spread of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in wild birds and domestic poultry in the United States, Lindsay Wildlife Experience is asking the public to take precautionary steps to help curb potential transmission among local wildlife and domestic flocks. The Eurasian H5 HPAI strain was confirmed in a wild bird in South Carolina…

Join Us for Tiny Tuesday: Delightful Dinosaurs on May 10

May. 3rd, 2022 | Special Events

Join us from 10 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, May 10 for all things dinosaur during this special time just for littles. Your child will meet animal ambassadors and enjoy games, crafts, activities and more in this fun event designed for minis ages 2 to 5 and a caregiver! Enjoy a sing-along, puppet show, story time with the Contra Costa County…

Join Us for the City Nature Challenge April 30 & May 1

Apr. 24th, 2022 | Special Events

Take part in a worldwide bioblitz known as the City Nature Challenge where cities across the globe compete to identify the most species of plants and animals through the iNaturalist platform. Meet up with Lindsay’s Outstanding Wildlife Leaders (OWLs) between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. April 30 and May 1 in front of our exhibit hall and learn how to…

The Go Wild with Lindsay Campaign

Apr. 22nd, 2022 | General, News

With our community’s loving support during 2021, Lindsay Wildlife Experience was able to stay strong and continue our mission of connecting people with wildlife to inspire responsibility and respect for the world we share. Thank you for demonstrating abundant love for Lindsay and the wildlife we cherish through the Reimagine Campaign. Because of your breathtaking show of support, Lindsay has…