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Love for Lindsay Virtual Fundraising Auction

Oct. 18th, 2020 | , , ,

Saturday, December 5 at 7 p.m. Get tickets to our first virtual fundraising auction. Buy tickets here! Save the date for an evening of supporting wildlife. Raise funds for our animal ambassadors and hospital patients while bidding on exciting travel packages, fine wine and amazing art. You’ll also get a behind-the-scenes look at how we […]

Join Us for Virtual Howl-ooo-ween Trivia Night

Oct. 17th, 2020 |

Spend a ghoulishly great time with wildlife this Howl-ooo-ween! This year, our popular event for ghosts and goblins and their families is going virtual! Join us at 6 p.m. Oct. 30 for a virtual Howl-ooo-ween Trivia Night via Zoom. This one hour family-friendly event is a fun and educational celebration of fascinating, often misunderstood, and not-so-spooky […]

Changes at Contra Costa Animal Services

Oct. 8th, 2020 | ,

Contra Costa Animal Services has worked with the community for many years to respond to public calls about wildlife. Many of those calls result in wildlife patients being brought to our hospital for treatment and care, like the juvenile raccoon that Animal Services transported to our hospital on Oct. 1. Completely wrapped in what appeared […]

We are Now Shipping! Shop Our Online Museum Store and Help Support Wildlife

Sep. 15th, 2020 |

We are pleased to announce that the Lindsay Wildlife Experience online museum store is now live! Our exhibit hall remains temporarily closed, but you can now shop a highly-curated selection of nature-themed gifts for kids and adults, including our exclusive animal ambassador pins created by Lead Animal Keeper Rachael Cross. A virtual extension of our […]

Join us for Children’s Nature-Based Online Workshops

Sep. 8th, 2020 | ,

Enrich your child’s online learning experience with our virtual workshops! Lindsay Wildlife Experience is offering fun one-hour classes that are designed to enhance and support your child’s online learning experience during the 2020-2021 school year. These virtual workshops are held via Zoom, and include a special interactive kit that gives students the chance to engage […]

Help Lindsay Become a Worldwide Conservation Action Leader

Jun. 29th, 2020 |

Our campaign to raise $250,000 to help Lindsay Wildlife Experience weather the storm of this COVID closure was a grand success! It is official — our community united, and we have completed our goal of raising $250,000 by June 30.  We FEEL your love! Thank you to the 1,000+ of you who donated, renewed your […]

Important News About Lindsay Wildlife

Jun. 15th, 2020 | ,

We are receiving many inquiries about when we will reopen our exhibit hall and programs to the public. We want to give you some answers. Exhibit Hall We are currently not able to set a date for reopening our exhibit hall for several reasons: The county is still under a general Shelter-In-Place order The COVID-19 virus is still active, […]

A Message in these Difficult Times

Jun. 4th, 2020 |

Nature knows no color, or race, or religion, or wealth. Nature is blind to our cultural failings and human biases. Nature is for everyone to enjoy, to learn from, and to protect. The enjoyment and solace of the outdoors is a tremendous gift for all of humanity, a refuge that feeds the mind and the […]

Lindsay Wildlife Matches $25,000 Lesher Foundation Grant Challenge

Jun. 2nd, 2020 | , ,

Lindsay Wildlife Experience is proud to announce that it has successfully matched a $25,000 challenge grant from the Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation as part of the Love for Lindsay Wildlife Campaign.  The Lesher foundation provided this challenge to encourage additional support for the fundraising campaign, which aims to raise $250,000 by June 30 for […]

Important News About Hospital Patient Intakes

Jun. 1st, 2020 | ,

Due to recent disturbances and curfews in Walnut Creek and other communities, Lindsay Wildlife Experience will be able to accept very limited numbers of injured or orphaned animals for the next 5 days while the curfews are in effect. Please contact the Hospital Hotline at (925) 695-8156 or email [email protected] for additional information and advice […]