Ages 7 To 10

Explore, discover, and have fun at Lindsay! These programs are discovery-based and include hands-on activities and introductions to live animals. Experience the natural world—at the center and in the field.

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Creatures of the Night

Sunday, October 23, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Age 7-12 , , , ,

Workshop: Ages 7-12  Meet some of Lindsay’s most misunderstood species in this not-so-spooky workshop. Does October evoke images of bats and owls? Or maybe spiders and worms? We tend to associate these animals with all things creepy this time of year. But the critters are so much more than these spooky stereotypes imply! Come and (more…)

Cave Crystals

Saturday, October 29, 2022 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Age 7-12 , ,

Workshop: Ages 7-12  Curious about natural wonders, like why crystals have different colors or shapes? In this workshop, we will learn about how crystals form and what causes them to have different shapes and colors, from the small crystals you can find in your backyard to large crystal caves. Come and learn how to make (more…)

Investigating Invertebrates

Sunday, November 20, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Age 7-12 , , , ,

Workshop: Ages 7-12  About 97% of all animals on earth are invertebrates, or animals without a spinal column. But they are rarely the first creatures that come to mind when we think of wildlife. In this workshop, students will get up close and personal with some of Lindsay’s invertebrate ambassadors and learn what makes them (more…)