Childrens Programs And Camps

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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.

Mistaken Identity

Sunday, October 9, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Age 4-6 ,

Ages 4-6 Do you know the difference between a rabbit and a hare? How about a turtle and a tortoise? Join us for this fun workshop and discover the differences between seemingly similar species. Meet some of our most beloved storybook friends and discover what makes them different from their look-alikes in this hands-on workshop (more…)

Homeschool: Animal Adaptations (Grades 1-3)

Monday, October 10, 2022 10:00 am - 11:30 am , ,

Homeschool for grades 1-3 Dive into the science of animal adaptations and anatomy– including a dissection!  Our experienced education specialists guide and engage students while exploring subjects through critical questions, discussion, observation, and investigation. Through individual and small group work, students learn scientific principles at a pace that matches their learning abilities.  The homeschool program (more…)

Homeschool: Animal Adaptations (Grades 4-6)

Monday, October 10, 2022 10:00 am - 11:30 am , ,

Homeschool for Grades 4-6 Dive into the science of animal adaptations and anatomy– including a dissection!  Our experienced education specialists guide and engage students while exploring subjects through critical questions, discussion, observation, and investigation. Through individual and small group work, students learn scientific principles at a pace that matches their learning abilities.  The homeschool program (more…)

Wild Around the World

Wednesday, October 12, 2022 10:00 am - 11:00 am Age 3-5 , ,

Ages: 3-5 Description: Our California animal ambassadors have relatives all over the world! Come explore with us as we learn more about amazing animals here, there, and everywhere. Our preschool workshops are designed for budding nature lovers 3 to 5 years old, plus a caregiver. Register for individual workshops or enroll for the full series (more…)

Tiny Tuesday: Nighttime Nature

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Age 2-5 , , , , , , ,

Visit Lindsay Wildlife Experience each month outside of regular hours!  Tiny Tuesday is a special day for children ages 2–5 to play and learn along with an adult caregiver. Explore the natural world on this themed day specifically designed for you and your little one. Join us and learn about nocturnal wildlife on Tuesday, October (more…)

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…)

Feasting Friends

Wednesday, November 2, 2022 10:00 am - 11:00 am Age 3-5 , ,

Ages: 3-5 Description: From herbivores to carnivores and everything in between, learn with us as we explore the eating habits of wild animals in California. Our animal ambassadors are ready to show you and your little one what they eat and how they like to eat it. Our preschool workshops are designed for budding nature (more…)

Paleoart - Reconstructing the Past

Saturday, November 12, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm , , , ,

Workshop: Ages 12 + Ever wonder how artists create what dinosaurs, mammoths, and other fossil creatures look like? Paleoart connects the present with the past, bringing life back to animals and plants long extinct. Learn how artistic reconstruction of what prehistoric animals looked like is done. Then try your hand at re-creating an animal using (more…)

Tiny Tuesday: Crunch and Munch

Tuesday, November 15, 2022 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Age 3-5 , , , , , , ,

Visit Lindsay Wildlife Experience each month outside of regular hours!  Tiny Tuesday is a special day for children ages 2–5 to play and learn along with an adult caregiver. Explore the natural world on this themed day specifically designed for you and your little one. Join us and learn about what different animals like to (more…)