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 registrar@lindsaywildlife.org.

 

Saturday Story Time and Book Signing with Gary Bogue and Chuck Todd!

Saturday, March 9, 2019 11:30 am - 2:00 pm , ,

Beloved wildlife guru and author Gary Bogue and artist Chuck Todd, will join us at Lindsay Wildlife 11:30 a.m., Saturday, March 9 for a very special story time! The duo will read and sign copies of their new children’s nature book: Is That a Skunk? published by HeyDay Books. Former Lindsay Wildlife curator and past columnist (more…)

Mini Monday: Feathered Friends

Monday, March 11, 2019 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…)

March 2019 Volunteer Opportunities

Thursday, March 14, 2019 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Age 18+ , ,

Interested in supporting wildlife? Become a Volunteer and join the Lindsay volunteer family! Be part of our wildlife work and use your skills and passions to support wildlife and the Lindsay experience. There are many opportunities for you! Our volunteers give their time to support wildlife in a variety of ways—caring for our wildlife hospital patients and live animal ambassadors, educating visitors of all ages about wildlife (more…)

March 2019 Conservation Icons: Joel Reynolds, Natural Resources Defense Council--Defending the Sea

Saturday, March 23, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Age 12+ , , ,

Click here to buy tickets! Lindsay Wildlife’s Conservation Icons is bringing Joel Reynolds, of the Natural Resources Defense Council to Walnut Creek as a premiere speaker for the second annual Conservation Icons series to talk about Defending the Sea. Join Reynolds as he talks about the global movement to curb man-made ocean noise. Whales dolphins, fish and other marine life are (more…)

Science Illustration: Focusing on Details

Saturday, April 6, 2019 10:30 am - 12:30 pm , , , ,

Science Illustration: Animals in Motion Join Instructor Mona Luo in our next science illustration workshop! The goal of this workshop is to teach participants to elevate their drawing abilities (no matter their experience level!) by adding more details to their work. We will focus on how to hone our observational skills as well as learning (more…)

Mini Monday: Springtime Babies

Monday, April 15, 2019 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…)

Faces of Wildlife 2019

Saturday, May 18, 2019 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm ,

Lindsay Wildlife Experience began in 1955, which qualifies us as a “classic.” What better way to celebrate a classic than among other classics? Join us on Saturday, May 18, at 6 p.m. at Blackhawk Museum for our ninth annual Faces of Wildlife! Enjoy classic cars as you support a classic organization that, like a vintage (more…)

May 2019 Conservation Icons: Dr. Gordon Frankie, UC Berkeley

Saturday, May 25, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , ,

Hear the buzz when Conservation Icons brings your the foremost expert on everything bees with Dr. Gordon Frankie, 6 p.m. Saturday May 25 at Lindsay Wildlife Experience. Frankie is the foremost expert on California bees as a Cal professor, researcher at the UC Berkeley Urban Bee Lab and coauthor of California Bees and Blooms: A (more…)