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WILD Valentines at Lindsay!

Feb. 2nd, 2017 | General, Media Mentions, News, Press Releases

Lindsay is in the mood for love! Come celebrate Wild Valentines at Lindsay and show your love for our animals. Learn some facts about our wild friends and their love lives. We’ll have special crafts for kids all week long: Wednesday, Feb. 8–Sunday, Feb. 12. Which wildlife mom knows her young by their scent? Which shares her nest with other moms,…

Lindsay Newt Hikes!

Jan. 31st, 2017 | General, Media Mentions, News

Take a hike with Lindsay Wildlife! Winter rains bring out newts to ponds in the hills. Amazing naturalist Bob Love is your guide. Learn newt natural history and see frogs, lizards and early spring flowers. Our newt adventure is a gentle 2.5 mile hike to three different ponds in Briones Regional Park, Martinez. Bring water and snacks. Wear sturdy shoes…

Ghost Cat at Lindsay Wildlife

Mar. 26th, 2017 | General, News

These stark and stirring graphite drawings, from Bay Area artist Michelle Friend, brings you up-close to mountain lions in captivity, in the wild and in the pet trade. “Ghost Cat” explores habitat loss; the hunting of mountain lions and the critical role these charismatic big cats play in maintaining a delicate ecological balance. In this preservation-themed exhibit, Friend tries to…

Meditations in Nature at Lindsay

Feb. 14th, 2017 | General, News

Wings Over Diablo print by Arline Reimann Curated by Peter Foucault, Meditations in Nature asks: How do artists capture the moment in nature? What is their relationship to nature, the natural world and how they depict it? Delve into the deep questions of art and wildlife with these curios, meditative and contemplative artworks selected and created by Walnut Creek’s Center for Community…

Winter Break at Lindsay

Dec. 16th, 2016 | General, Media Mentions, News, Press Releases

Visit Lindsay and put the “happy” into your holidays! Bring the kids to Lindsay Wildlife Experience Dec. 19-30 and enjoy special activities and events that are only available during Winter Break! Penelope the porcupine will be outside of her enclosure and on the exhibit floor at 2 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays, then at 12 p.m. on Saturdays! Our golden…

Experience Eye on Nature at Lindsay Wildlife

Dec. 16th, 2016 | General, Media Mentions, News, Press Releases

Join Lindsay Wildlife and students from around Contra Costa County and experience Eye on Nature, a student art exhibit opening Jan. 7 and running till Feb. 12. The show features local high school students’ reflections on various aspects of nature from animals, landscapes and flora to environmental concerns. This art exhibit gives more than 50 local students from seven area high…

Winter Break: Become an Owl Expert or a Lindsay Keeper!

Dec. 7th, 2016 | General, Media Mentions, News, Press Releases

Become an Owl Expert! This is your chance to become an expert on Lindsay‘s owls! You will meet our animal ambassador owls and discover exactly what makes each one special. Two workshops are available on Tuesday, Dec. 20, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Sign up for the first workshop, geared to kids age 4-6.Or, you can sign up for the second workshop, which is tailored…

Live.Wild.Animal Exhibition: Santa Brings a Sloth!

Nov. 22nd, 2016 | General, News

Lindsay members, we are excited to offer you the chance to meet a sloth, just in time for the holidays! At our Live.Wild.Animal Exhibition on Dec. 10, Santa will bring a sloth, as well as with other cool animals you can meet, like a: Lemur (pictured) Boa constrictor Genet This event is solely for members of Lindsay, and there is only one show from…

Lindsay Giving Tree: Support Wildlife Rehabilitation this Holiday Season

Nov. 22nd, 2016 | General, Hospital Stories, Media Mentions, News, Press Releases, Resources, Sponsors

Lindsay Wildlife’s Giving Tree is once again adorning our lobby this festive holiday season. We encourage visitors who love Lindsay and wildlife to take a gift tag and then donate to Lindsay. The giving tree is stocked with color coded ornaments. Each ornament has an item from our Wildlife Hospital, Animal Encounters, and Education departments. Or, you can shop the…

Get crafty at Lindsay during Thanksgiving Break!

Nov. 7th, 2016 | General, Media Mentions, News, Press Releases

Get ready for turkey day at Lindsay: drop-in to Lindsay Wildlife during Thanksgiving break and have a WILD time! Lindsay Wildlife Experience will be open special hours Nov. 21-23 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. And free with admission, and always FREE FOR MEMBERS, enjoy Critter Crafts and animal antics 11 a.m. to noon on Nov. 21, 22 and 23. No…