Conservation of Hawaiian Birds: Present and Future

Saturday, July 28, 2018 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm , ,

The Hawaiian archipelago is world-renowned for its natural and cultural beauty. The very features of the islands that captivated humans also support unique, endemic wildlife species. In fact, few species are perhaps as iconic, or imperiled, as the Hawaiian honeycreepers. Join us for an informal presentation by Lindsay’s own educator, Matee Manakitivipart, and explore the (more…)

Conservation Icons Subscription Series Ticket

Saturday, August 11, 2018 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , ,

The popular Conservation Icons speaker series brings to Walnut Creek renowned thinkers, researchers, and leaders who inspire audiences to think differently about the natural world–and wildlife–around us. This year Lindsay is offering a subscription ticket for the four events here onsite at Lindsay Wildlife in 2018. These events are listed below. Events held at Lesher Center for (more…)

August 2018 Conservation Icons: Dr. Ari Friedlaender, UC Santa Cruz, Orca and Humpback Whales

Saturday, August 11, 2018 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , ,

Come on a journey into the deep blue with Lindsay Wildlife and Dr. Ari Friedlaenderas we explore marine mammals. A National Geographic Explorer,Friedlaender is a marine biologist who spends his time hanging off the side of a boat tagging whales over Antarctic waters! Dr. Friedlaender has ongoing, long-term ecological research projects in Alaska, California, Massachusetts, North (more…)

Fall 2018: UC California Naturalist Certification

Monday, August 20, 2018 6:00 pm - 8:45 pm ,

Lindsay Wildlife Experience is proud to host another offering of the UC California Naturalist certification course focused on the Mt. Diablo region. Taught by local expert guest speakers, the course provides a broad overview of California natural history while helping participants to become skilled interpreters, citizen scientists, and land stewards of the Diablo region. Through field trips, classroom (more…)

Wild@Night: A Night at Camp Lindsay

Friday, August 24, 2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Age 21 and Over , ,

Do you have some great memories of summer camp—or did you ever wish you went to summer camp? Check out this 21 and over “Adult Camp” with Wild@Night here at Lindsay Wildlife Experience! Scroll down to buy tickets! Unleash your inner happy camper with this totally unique happy hour! Bring your friends, co-workers, loved ones, (more…)

Neon Scorpion Hikes Fall 2018

Sunday, September 9, 2018 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm , , , ,

Age 6–Adult Explore the habitat of local scorpions along the north face of Mount Diablo, starting at the Mitchell Canyon Visitor Center. Experience the excitement of finding scorpions glowing like green neon signs in the dark discover and observe the diverse plants and animals inhabiting Mount Diablo. Hikes cover a distance of 2 miles. BRING (more…)

September 2018 Conservation Icons: Dr. Emily Taylor, Cal Poly, Rattlesnakes!

Saturday, September 15, 2018 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , ,

Slither into the scaly and fascinating world of rattlesnakes with the foremost California expert: Dr. Emily Taylor! Taylor is a professor in Biological Sciences for California Polytechnic State University. She will be at Lindsay Wildlife on Sept. 15 at 6 p.m. to discuss her many adventures and research studies on all things reptiles! Dr. Taylor joined (more…)

Ninth Annual: An Evening at the Bistro!

Sunday, September 23, 2018 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm , ,

Ninth Annual: An Evening at the Bistro! When: Sunday, September 23, at 5 p.m. Mark your calendar for a delightful evening at Va de Vi Bistro & Wine Bar in Walnut Creek. Enjoy fine food, fine wine, and fine company in Va de Vi’s beautifully appointed courtyard under an ancient oak tree. Need magnums of (more…)

November 2018 Conservation Icons: Dr. Dan Simberloff, University of Tennessee Knoxville, Invasive Species

Saturday, November 10, 2018 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Age 12+ , , ,

Join Lindsay Wildlife on Saturday, Nov. 10, at 6 p.m. for an evening with Dr. Dan Simberloff when he discusses invasive species and what everyone needs to know! A professor with the University of Tennessee Knoxville, Simberloff is a foremost expert on invasive species. Of the 7,000 estimated non-native species present in North America, approximately 1,000 are invasive. Invasive species (more…)

Page 1 of 212