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.

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…)

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…)

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…)

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…)

Wild About Water

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 10:00 am - 11:00 am Age 3-5 , ,

Ages: 3-5 Description: Splish, splash! Do you like playing in the water? Many animals do too. Dive in to learn more about these animals with crafts, activities, and animal encounters. 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 (more…)

Animal Art: Open Studio

Monday, December 12, 2022 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm , , , , , ,

Workshop: Ages 12 to Adult Get some studio time with Lindsay’s animal ambassadors. Whether you’ve never put pencil to paper or want to keep your skills sharp, this no-pressure art class is fun! Our models will begin with beautiful natural history specimens, then move on to an animal ambassador. Whether you’re an illustrator hoping to (more…)

Tiny Tuesday: Wonderful Winter Nightlife

Tuesday, December 13, 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 what animals do in the winter (more…)