Family And Adult Activities

Join expert naturalists as we explore local habitats, learn about wildlife, and maybe add to your life-list. From bird watching to tarantula hikes, there is something for everyone. Questions? Contact the Education Registrar at (925) 627-2913 or [email protected].


CANCELED: April 2020 Conservation Icons: Harry Fuller, owls

Friday, April 17, 2020 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , , ,

Join bird expert and author Harry Fuller for a talk about great gray owls and other species as part of our Conservation Icons speaker series. Fuller will be at Lindsay, 6 p.m., Friday, April 17, 2020 to discuss these nocturnal raptors and other birds. In addition to a long career as a journalist, Fuller has (more…)

CANCELLED: Mini Monday: Home Sweet Home

Monday, April 20, 2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm , , ,

Let your child guide their own explorations of the natural world. Mini Monday is designed for children ages 2–5 to play and learn, along with an adult caregiver. Young children explore a variety of age-appropriate craft and activity stations at their own pace. Observe special demonstrations and hands-on presentations with our animal ambassadors. Visit Lindsay (more…)

City Nature Challenge at the Lindsay

Saturday, April 25, 2020 10:00 am - 5:00 pm , , ,

Get involved in the scientific endeavor by taking part in a citizen science project with the City Nature Challenge. The City Nature Challenge is a global competition to see which urban area can log the most species on the popular application–iNaturalist. We’ll teach you how to use the application and how to get good pictures (more…)

May 2020 Conservation Icons: Richard Neidhardt

Saturday, May 9, 2020 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , , ,

Dive into the world of California Condors with condor tracker Richard Neidhardt, director and Pinnacles Condor Fund Chair at the Pinnacles National Park Foundation in Hollister. Neidhardt is one of Lindsay’s Conservation Icons and will be at Lindsay, 6 p.m. Saturday, May 9 for a lively discussion about these fascinating birds. As a volunteer, Neidhardt (more…)

Briones for Beginners

Saturday, May 16, 2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Age 6 years-old and up , , , ,

Get out into your local wild spaces with the Lindsay Wildlife Experience. Each of these short hikes will introduce families to the open spaces surrounding the East Bay and are designed to show families these spaces are not just great parks but are habitats rich in Flora and Fauna.  Each hike will explore a different (more…)