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Register Now for Fall Workshops and Classes

Aug. 5th, 2022 | Education Programs, Special Events

Registrations are now live for our fall workshops, classes and hikes. We have nature-based experiences for everyone in the family. Connect your little with wildlife in our fun Tiny Tuesday events or preschool workshops, sign your junior nature explore up for homeschool classes or a winter camp, or hit the trail on a guided family hike as you search for…

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…

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 Run Through Early September

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…

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…