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.

Eco Fest 2019

Sunday, April 28, 2019 10:00 am - 5:00 pm ,

Get ready to embrace living green at Lindsay Wildlife’s first ever Eco-Fest! Join Lindsay, Sustainable Contra Costa and the City of Walnut Creek, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday April 28 at Lindsay wildlife Experience. Checkout an electric car showcase, learn about sustainable food choices and at 4 p.m. watch a screening of the documentary (more…)

Film Screening: Old Survivor

Sunday, April 28, 2019 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm ,

Come to Lindsay at 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 28, to watch a special screening of the short documentary, Old Survivor. This award-winning film tells the story of the only remaining old-growth redwood left in the East Bay Hills. Produced by Stan Dodson, this is the second film project from the non-profit organization Oakland Trails. (more…)

2019 Youth Program Recruitment

Sunday, April 28, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , , , ,

Interested in supporting wildlife? Become a Youth Service Learner and join the Lindsay family! Be part of our wildlife work and use your skills and passions to support wildlife and the Lindsay experience.  The Lindsay Wildlife Experience offers opportunities for youth ages 13–18. We seek positive, responsible, enthusiastic teens with an interest in wildlife! If interested in learning more (more…)

May 2019 Volunteer Opportunities

Thursday, May 9, 2019 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm , ,

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…)

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…)

Mini Monday: Delightful Dinosaurs

Monday, June 10, 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…)