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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…)

Wonderful Wild World

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 10:00 am - 10:45 am , , ,

THREE WEEK CLASS – Our California animal ambassadors have relatives all over the world! Come explore with us as we learn more about amazing animals, here and everywhere!   Click here to register! Caregiver attendance required. Our preschool classes are designed for budding nature lovers ages 2 to 5, plus their caregivers. Each session has (more…)

"Feathers & Flora: Portrait of a Scavenger"

Friday, October 25, 2019 10:00 am - 5:00 pm , , ,

See another side of vultures in “Feathers & Flora: Portrait of a Scavenger,” an exhibit of paintings by artist Heather Wagenbach opening Oct. 25 at Lindsay Wildlife. Presented in association with Redbubble, this display of 12 lush watercolors is the artist’s attempt to shine a light on these essential but highly vulnerable scavengers. Depicting an (more…)

Howl-ooo-ween 2019!

Friday, October 25, 2019 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm , ,

Trick or treat with the animals at Lindsay Wildlife Experience’s most popular event for miniature ghosts and goblins and their families: Howl-ooo-ween! Come in costume* and enjoy a costume parade, spooky story-time, our Arachnid Arcade, and then meet some creepy crawly friends and not-so-scary animals! Visit our Mad Scientist room and see some spooky stuffed specimens (more…)

Fall 2019: California Naturalist Certification

Saturday, October 26, 2019 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm ,

Lindsay Wildlife Experience is proud to host another offering of the California Naturalist certification course focused on the Mt. Diablo region. Taught by local expert guest speakers, the course provides a broad overview of California natural history while helping participants to become skilled interpreters, citizen scientists, and land stewards of the Diablo region. Through field trips, classroom instruction, (more…)

School Field Trip Scholarship Opportunities

Thursday, October 31, 2019 11:55 pm

Thanks to the Kinder Morgan Foundation, the Lindsay Wildlife is honored to offer 5 free Lindsay in the Classroom programs, and 5 free Field Trip programs this school year. Qualifications: must be a Title 1 school in either Mt. Diablo Unified School District (MDUSD) or the West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD). Deadline: The (more…)

Feasting Friends

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 10:00 am - 10:45 am , , ,

THREE WEEK CLASS – All animals need to eat, just like we do. Come meet some of our animal ambassadors and learn what they need to eat to stay healthy with some of their favorite snacks!   Click here to register! Caregiver attendance required. Our preschool classes are designed for budding nature lovers ages 2 (more…)

Live. Wild. Animal Exhibition: Reindeer Games

Saturday, November 9, 2019 10:30 am - 11:30 am , ,

Leap into the holidays and join us on Saturday, Nov. 9 for Live. Wild. Animal Exhibition: Reindeer Games. This extremely popular, family-friendly event is back for another year so be sure to get your tickets before they sell out. This is a unique, unforgettable chance to meet, touch and take a photo with Rudolph’s friends. (more…)

Mini Monday: Crunch and Munch

Monday, November 18, 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…)