Special Events

There’s always something new at Lindsay Wildlife Experience: from special family activities, national touring art exhibits, to after-dark events. Be sure to check the daily activities page for a listing of regularly scheduled programming.

Conservation Icons Subscription Series Ticket

Thursday, August 1, 2019 8:00 am - 9:00 am , , ,

The popular Conservation Icons speaker series brings to Walnut Creek renowned thinkers, researchers, and leaders who inspire audiences to think differently about the natural world–and wildlife–around us. Lindsay is offering a subscription ticket for the six remaining events that will be held at Lindsay Wildlife in 2019-2020. These events are listed below. Events held at the Lesher (more…)

Live. Wild. Animal Exhibition: Slothmas

Saturday, December 14, 2019 10:30 am - 11:30 am , , ,

Make it a Merry Slothmas! Join us Dec. 14 for Live. Wild. Animal Exhibitions: Slothmas and learn all about these fascinating rainforest dwellers. Plus, meet other animals that call these lush ecosystems home.* This popular and unique holiday experience is fun for all ages. But hurry, tickets sell out fast! Choose from two different event (more…)

Mini Monday: Wonderful Winter Wildlife

Monday, December 16, 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…)

Only Owls

Monday, December 30, 2019 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm , ,

Two-hour workshop– Ages 9-12 Become an owl expert. Meet our live owl ambassadors and discover what makes them so special. Click here to register! Fee: $78 Member Discount of 20% applied at checkout (more…)

January 2020 Volunteer Opportunities

Saturday, January 11, 2020 10:00 am - 11:30 am , ,

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…)

Januaray 2020 Conservation Icons: Carlos de la Rosa

Saturday, January 11, 2020 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , , ,

Join Lindsay Wildlife’s Executive Director Dr. Carlos de la Rosa, for “20/20 Vision and the Nature of the Conservation Conversation” at the 3rd Annual Conservation Icons 6 p.m. Jan. 11, 2020. Learn how to begin and sustain critical conversations about environmental stewardship with Lindsay’s own wildlife conservationist and executive director. A biologist, photographer and storyteller, de (more…)

[email protected]: Kiss and Tail

Friday, February 7, 2020 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm ,

[email protected]: Kiss & Tail! Friday, Feb. 7 from 6 to 9 p.m. Celebrate Valentine’s Day early with the animals at this 21+ night of wild romance! Come with your special someone, meet that special someone or get your friends together and enjoy a night out! Scroll down to buy tickets. The night includes: Stop by our Courtship (more…)

February 2020 Conservation Icons: Dr. Lisa Tell, UC Davis

Saturday, February 8, 2020 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , , ,

Take a peek into the fascinating world of hummingbirds with Dr. Lisa Tell, professor of veterinary medicine at UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine and director of the university’s hummingbird program. Dr. Tell is one of Lindsay Wildlife’s Conservation Icons and will be at Lindsay 6 p.m., Feb. 8, 2020 to speak about these colorful (more…)

Mini Monday: Be My Valentine

Monday, February 10, 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…)