Become an Outstanding Wildlife Leader

Apr. 15th, 2022 | General, News

Applications are now being accepted for Lindsay Wildlife Experience’s Outstanding Wildlife Leader (OWL) Program. The OWLs program is a one year long, service-based education experience designed for teens ages 13-17. OWLs are an essential part of the Lindsay Wildlife Education team and participants will have the opportunity to explore the world of environmental education, learn about California wildlife and conservation,…

Lindsay Wildlife Experience will be closed on April 17

Apr. 12th, 2022 | Special Events

The exhibit hall at Lindsay Wildlife Experience will be CLOSED on Sunday, April 17 in observance of the Easter holiday. Our wildlife rehabilitation hospital will be accepting patient drop-offs  from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Before you bring us an animal, please contact the hospital hotline at (925) 659-8156 or email [email protected] for additional information and advice. If you find…

Join Us for Tiny Tuesday: Home Sweet Home on April 12

Apr. 5th, 2022 | Special Events

Join us from 10 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, April 12 and learn all about animals and their homes during this special time just for littles. How does an animal build their home? Where do different animals live? Your child will learn about wildlife through play, games, crafts, activities and more in this fun event designed for minis ages 2 to…

Exhibit Hall Closes at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 3

Apr. 3rd, 2022 | Special Events

Lindsay Wildlife Experience will close at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 3 for a private event. Get an extra day with wildlife with special hours on Tuesday, April 5. Our exhibit hall will be open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. We hope to see you soon.  

Enjoy An Extra Day with Wildlife on April 5

Apr. 1st, 2022 | Special Events

Want to make spring break even more fun? We’re open an extra day on Tuesday, April 5 so you can spend more time with wildlife! Catch a daily program in our exhibit hall or see a FREE outdoor program featuring high-flying hawks and other amazing wildlife at 10:15 a.m. or 11:15 a.m. in our Raptor Redwood Grove. To see our…

Neon Scorpion Hikes Start April 9

Mar. 26th, 2022 | Special Events

Come take a walk on the WILD side and catch a glimpse of scorpions in their natural habitat during an evening Neon Scorpion Hike on beautiful Mount Diablo! Learn all about these fascinating arachnids during one of eight guided walks. Using special UV lights, you’ll be able to see these amazing creatures glow neon green due to naturally occurring fluorescent chemicals…

Register Now for Summer Camps

Mar. 22nd, 2022 | Special Events

Get out and get wild in our summer camps! Spend summer days learning about nature and having fun in our unique indoor/outdoor day camps! Geared towards children ages 4-10, our weekly camp programs at Lindsay Wildlife Experience help kids learn about animals and the environment, and have FUN! Meet California native wildlife in these curriculum-based camps designed to engage, challenge…

Lindsay Wildlife Experience Volunteer Fair is on March 26

Mar. 15th, 2022 | Special Events

Are you passionate about helping wildlife and educating people about their wild neighbors? Lindsay Wildlife Experience is holding a volunteer fair from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 26 with information about wildlife rehabilitation and educational outreach opportunities.  Lindsay Wildlife staff and volunteers will be on hand to speak about home care of wildlife hospital patients. Also known as satellite…

Updated COVID-19 Health and Safety Guidelines

Mar. 14th, 2022 | General

In response to updated mask and COVID-19 proof of vaccination guidelines in Contra Costa County, Lindsay Wildlife Experience does not require visitors to wear masks or show proof of vaccination when entering our facilities. However, because the health and safety of our visitors, staff, volunteers, animal ambassadors and wildlife patients comes first, we encourage all visitors to wear masks at…

Join Us on April 2 for Monkey Mania

Mar. 12th, 2022 | Special Events

This event is sold out! Meet a monkey on Saturday, April 2 at Lindsay! Join us and our partners Conservation Ambassadors  for two special showings of our “Live.Wild. Animal.Exhibition: Monkey Mania” program. See some special primates and learn how you can help these species in the wild. This popular event is fun for all ages. But hurry — tickets sell…