Family And Adult Activities

Join expert naturalists as we explore local habitats and learn about wildlife. From art workshops to tarantula hikes, there is something for everyone.

 

Simply Snakes

Sunday, June 23, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am , , , ,

Workshop: Ages 4-6  Snakes are fascinating and misunderstood creatures, and are extremely diverse. In this one-hour workshop, students will meet Lindsay’s live snake ambassadors in order to make observations about their similarities and differences. Participants will learn about snake anatomy and adaptations and gain a greater appreciation for these scaled serpents. Date: Sunday, June 23rd (more…)

Wild Mysteries: Sneaky Skulls

Sunday, July 21, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm , , , , ,

Workshop: Ages 7-12  What animal is that? Ever heard this question while exploring, and you find a skull? Come learn with us on how to look at a skull and put together the different puzzle pieces to identify what animal that skull belongs to. Class participants will observe natural history specimens of real skulls, and (more…)

Neon Scorpion Hikes

Saturday, August 10, 2024 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm , , , ,

Age 6–Adult Get ready for an exciting hike as you search the north face of Mount Diablo for local scorpions! Meet at the Mitchell Canyon Visitor Center and prepare to be amazed as you spot these glowing critters in the darkness, almost like green neon signs. While you’re at it, take in the amazing views (more…)

Caminata de Escorpiones

Sunday, August 11, 2024 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm , , , ,

Edades: 6-Adultos Los invitamos a una caminata fascinante por el Monte Diablo (Mount Diablo) en búsqueda de escorpiones. Nos encontraremos en el Centro de Visitantes de Mitchel Canyon y exploraremos el Mount Diablo. Asómbrate descubriendo a estas criaturas que brillan en la oscuridad bajo luz ultravioleta. Durante la caminata, disfrutaremos de un paisaje maravilloso, y (more…)

It's a Bugs World

Sunday, August 18, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm , , , , ,

Workshop: 7-12 years old Over one million species of bugs share this plant with us! In this one-and-half hour workshop, students will get up close with some of Lindsay’s bug ambassadors and learn what makes them so important. Students will learn how to find bugs in their own neighborhoods, learn about collecting bugs, and will (more…)

Tiny Tuesday: Destination Desert

Tuesday, August 27, 2024 10:00 am - 12:00 pm , , , , , , ,

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 deserts and other animals that (more…)