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Virtual Conservation Icons: A Talk with Obi Kaufmann on Feb. 18

Feb. 3rd, 2021 | Special Events

Naturalist, writer and illustrator, Obi Kaufmann.  Photo: Pete Rosos Join us at 6 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 18 online via Zoom for a talk with artist, author and naturalist Obi Kaufmann as he discusses a hopeful new vision for California conservation and popular ecology. Author of the bestselling “The California Field Atlas,”  “The State of Water: Understanding California’s Most Precious Resource,”…

Important News About Lindsay Wildlife Experience

Feb. 12th, 2021 | General, News, Press Releases

On March 13, 2020, Lindsay Wildlife Experience made the difficult but necessary decision to temporarily close its doors to the public in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Like so many other nonprofit cultural and educational institutions across the Bay Area, we took this extraordinary step to help protect the public from an emerging health threat, and to keep our staff,…

Explore the World of Bats on Feb. 6

Jan. 24th, 2021 | Special Events

Enter the fascinating world of bats! Join us online via Zoom at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6 as we shine a light on these flying marvels. Our animal keepers will introduce you to three of our bat animal ambassadors while discussing feeding habits, specific species and training these often misunderstood but incredibly important mammals. Be sure to bring your questions!…

Go Behind the Scenes of our Wildlife Hospital on Feb. 27

Feb. 18th, 2021 | Special Events

Experience wildlife rehabilitation in real-time as you watch our veterinary experts examine one of our wildlife patients. Hawks, rattlesnakes, owls, eagles…we treat and care for so many different species at Lindsay Wildlife! Join us online at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 27 via Zoom for “Lindsay at Home: Hospital Behind the Scenes.” This family-friendly half-hour program gives you unparalleled access to…

Join us for "Lindsay at Home: Wildlife 411" on Jan. 23

Jan. 8th, 2021 | News

Explore the fascinating, sun-drenched world of the chuckwalla! Join us online at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23 via Zoom for “Lindsay at Home: Wildlife 411” and learn all about these amazing reptiles. Our education specialist will introduce you to one of our Common Chuckwalla animal ambassadors and share inside knowledge about the incredible adaptions these lizards have made to thrive…

Connect with Wildlife at Home in our Virtual Programs!

Jan. 6th, 2021 | General, News, Special Events

We are thrilled to introduce “Lindsay at Home,” a series of family-friendly virtual programs designed to bring you closer to wildlife. These special online events will take you outdoors with our animal ambassadors and their keepers. You’ll spend time behind the scenes in our wildlife hospital with our veterinary team and patients, and you’ll hang out with our wildlife education…

Thank You for Helping Us Reach our $1 Million Goal

Dec. 24th, 2020 | General

You did it! Thank you, Lindsay community, for showing your Love for Lindsay Wildlife.  Thanks to all of you who contributed in phase two of the Love for Lindsay Wildlife campaign. We BEAT our $1 million goal and have raised $1.123 million. Wow! If you have not yet donated or renewed your membership, there is still time to do so…

No Hospital Patient Intakes Dec. 24-26 and New Year's Day

Dec. 17th, 2020 | General, News

The Lindsay Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital will not be accepting patient intakes on Thursday, Dec. 24 through Saturday, Dec. 26. The hospital hotline will be monitored on Dec. 24 and Dec. 26 and calls returned, but will be offline on Christmas Day, Friday, Dec. 25. Patient intakes and normal hotline operations will resume on Sunday, Dec. 27. The hospital will also…

Outdoor Programs Are On Hiatus But You Can Visit Us Online

Dec. 4th, 2020 | General, News

Due to the new stay at home order issued Dec. 4 by the Contra Costa County Health Department, our outdoor programs will be on hiatus until at least Jan. 4. If you purchased tickets for an outdoor program, please contact [email protected] to receive a refund. While our programs are paused, we have several online classes, events and programs available and in the…

Join Us on Dec. 12 for a Virtual Slothmas!

Nov. 22nd, 2020 | General, News, Special Events

Have yourself a merry little Slothmas! Our annual family-friendly holiday event celebrating these marvelous mammals is online this year! Join us at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 12 via Zoom for “A Virtual Slothmas!” Our partners, Classroom Safari, will answer your questions about these native rainforest-dwellers and explain what you can do to protect their habitats. Then, challenge your wildlife knowledge…