Childrens Classes And Camps

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 — online and in the field.

Plants and Pollution

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm , ,

Virtual E-Lindsay Class Join us online for two one-hour online workshops as we learn about plants and pollution. This workshop includes exploring the scientific method, setting up our own experiment, and analyzing results by growing seeds in different conditions. This online workshop comes with a kit containing just about everything, but you will need to provide (more…)

Green Future: Electricity

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm , ,

Virtual E-Lindsay Class Join us online in this one and a half hour online workshop as we learn about electricity, how it’s generated, and how our planet has been affected by the burning of non-renewable fossil fuels to generate it. We’ll experiment with static electricity by making an electrophorus to collect it and a Leyden (more…)

Green Future: Renewable Energy

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm , ,

Virtual E-Lindsay Class Join us online in this one and a half hour online workshop as we learn about renewable energy. In this online workshop, we’ll learn the difference between renewable and non-renewable energy, and how over one-hundred years of generating electricity with fossil fuels has affected our planet. We’ll generate electrical currents both chemically (more…)

Navigating the Planet with Magnets

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm , ,

Virtual E-Lindsay Class Join us online for this one-hour online workshop as we learn about navigating the planet with magnets. Learn about how certain birds and animals navigate the earth by sensing magnetic fields. Follow up by building our own compass to navigate the planet. This online workshop comes with a kit containing everything you’ll need. (more…)

Go Batty!

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm , ,

Virtual E-Lindsay Class Join us online for this one-hour online workshop as we learn about bats. Bats are varied, amazing, and the only flying mammal!  Learn about nature’s nocturnal pest controller and their fascinating adaptations.  We will even make a bat that “flies”!  This online workshop comes with a kit containing just about everything, but you (more…)

Little Planet in a Terrarium

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm , ,

Virtual E-Lindsay Class Join us online for this one-hour online workshop as we learn about terrariums. We will explore the water cycle, nitrogen cycle, and build a terrarium that can last for years. Learn about how living things interact with the geology and atmosphere of planet earth! This online workshop comes with a kit containing everything (more…)

Telescopes on Earth

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm , ,

Virtual E-Lindsay Class Join us online for this one-hour online workshop as we learn about how lenses focus on distant objects. Learn about raptor eye construction and construct a telescope at home to explore compound lenses! This online workshop comes with a kit containing mostly everything you will need but you will need to provide a pencil (more…)