Family

Waterfowl Hike

Saturday, February 24, 2024 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm , , , , ,

Ages: 6 – Adult Learn about California’s waterfowl as you make your way alongside wetland habitat on the Oursan Trail. During this excursion, we will try to observe native wildlife and plants utilizing this unique space. Our experienced instructors will guide you through this 2-mile round-trip hike along the Briones Reservoir. Dates and times: Saturday, (more…)

Redwood Hike

Sunday, February 25, 2024 9:00 am - 11:00 am , , , ,

Age 6–Adult Explore the beautiful redwood forests of Reinhardt Regional Park. Take in the sights of the world’s tallest trees as we delve into their history, and learn about the rich biodiversity of redwood forests. Along the way, we will look for banana slugs, newts, rainbow trout, ladybugs, and other wildlife that call the redwoods (more…)

Wild Mysteries: Stupendous Scat

Sunday, March 10, 2024 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm , , , , ,

Workshop: Ages 7-12  Who’s poop is that? Ever heard this question while exploring, and you found animal scat? Come learn what to look for in animal scat and put together the different puzzle pieces to identify what animal the scat belongs to. Class participants utilize specimens from the museum’s natural history collection from preserved scat (more…)

Tiny Tuesday: Springtime Babies

Tuesday, March 19, 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 how animals take care of their (more…)

Wildflower Hike

Saturday, March 30, 2024 9:30 am - 11:30 am , , , ,

Ages 6 – Adult Join us on a peaceful hike through Mitchell Canyon at the foot of Mount Diablo. You’ll have the opportunity to discover the beauty of nature as you take in the vibrant and varied hues of wildflowers that adorn the landscape. Whether you’re an avid hiker or just looking for a peaceful (more…)

Pollinator Hike

Sunday, April 21, 2024 11:00 am - 1:00 pm , , , , ,

Ages: 6- Adult Discover the pollinators of Mount Diablo’s Mitchell Canyon with Lindsay Wildlife Experience. We’ll hike through beautiful Mitchell Canyon, observing butterflies, bees, and other pollinators busy with the profusion of wildflowers along the trail. This is a mild hike, approximately 2 miles round trip. Dates and times: Sunday, April 21st from 11 a.m. (more…)

Tiny Tuesday: Dinosaur Days

Tuesday, May 14, 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 dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals (more…)

Pollination Exploration

Sunday, May 26, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm , , ,

Workshop: Ages 4-6 years  One in every 3 bites of food we eat is thanks to the work of a pollinator. Who are these mysterious pollinators? Hint it’s not just bees! In this hour-long workshop, through games, experimentation, and an animal ambassador, students will learn about who some of our pollinators are and the different (more…)