Teen Programs

Lindsay Wildlife Experience offers application-based service-learning programs for teens ages 13-18. These programs combine service learning, animal experience, conservation lessons, and professional development while exploring career opportunities.

Click here to learn about our Teen Opportunities:  OWLs and KITs

During the summer we have our teen counselor positions. Teen counselors work side-by-side with our trained instructors, guiding our campers through wildlife-themed games, crafts, and other activities.

Learn about our Summer Camp Counselor positions by clicking here.

Join naturalists in one of our workshop opportunities for teens and adults. Learn about wildlife, explore our natural history collection, and engage with the Lindsay community!


Youth Opportunities Information: 

Welcome, and thank you for your interest in Lindsay Wildlife Experience’s Youth Programs.

Outstanding Wildlife Leader (ages 13-17)

Thank you for your interest in our Outstanding Wildlife Leader program! The 2022-2023 program application is now closed. CLICK HERE to fill out the Youth Programs Interest Form to get notified when the 2023 application period opens. Please feel free to reach out to our team at [email protected] if you have any questions.

Paleoart - Reconstructing the Past

Saturday, November 12, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm , , , ,

Workshop: Ages 12 + Ever wonder how artists create what dinosaurs, mammoths, and other fossil creatures look like? Paleoart connects the present with the past, bringing life back to animals and plants long extinct. Learn how artistic reconstruction of what prehistoric animals looked like is done. Then try your hand at re-creating an animal using (more…)

Animal Art: Open Studio

Monday, December 12, 2022 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm , , , , , ,

Workshop: Ages 12 to Adult Get some studio time with Lindsay’s animal ambassadors. Whether you’ve never put pencil to paper or want to keep your skills sharp, this no-pressure art class is fun! Our models will begin with beautiful natural history specimens, then move on to an animal ambassador. Whether you’re an illustrator hoping to (more…)

Crochet a Corvid

Tuesday, December 20, 2022 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm , , , , , , , ,

Workshop: Ages 10 +  Looking for a handmade holiday craft or a new activity for the holiday break? Come join us in some winter fun learning about crows, ravens, and corvids, and their possible gift-giving habits. You will learn how to crochet your own raven based on our ambassador “Hello.” Keep it for yourself or (more…)