Discover the Dolphin at Walnut Creek’s Lindsay Wildlife Museum

 SF Bay Area’s Premier Wildlife Rehabilitation and Nature Education Center Presents

Why are dolphins smart?

Thursday, March 6

What: Lindsay Wildlife Museum presents local science writer Pamela Turner, author of the new book The Dolphins of Shark Bay, as she explores the world of the amazing dolphin, answering the question

“Why are dolphins smart?” Ride alongside the author and her scientific team and meet a cast of dolphin characters large enough (and charismatic enough) to rival a Shakespearean play—Puck, Piccolo, Flute, and Dodger among them. Ms. Turner will share her book’s story of Georgetown University professor Janet Mann and her research conducted at Western Australia’s Shark Bay Dolphin Project, resulting in stunning dolphin discoveries. She will also sign books.

Where: Lindsay Wildlife Museum, 1931 First Ave., Walnut Creek, adjacent to Larkey Park.

When: Thursday, March 6, 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Cost: $10/members, $15/non-members, $5/students with identification. Free parking. Appropriate for ages 11 and up.

For more information: Please call 925-627-2913 or visit

About Lindsay Wildlife Museum
Lindsay Wildlife Museum connects people with wildlife to inspire responsibility and respect for the world we share. The museum is a unique natural history and environmental education center where wild live animals are just inches away from visitors. The museum includes the first wildlife rehabilitation hospital established in the U.S.

Visiting Lindsay Wildlife Museum
1931 1st Ave, Walnut Creek, CA 94597

Museum Hours & Admission
September 21–June 15: Wednesday–Friday 12 PM–5 PM, Saturday–Sunday 10 AM–5 PM
June 18, 2014–Labor Day: Wednesday–Sunday 10 AM–5 PM

Admission is free for members and children under 2 years old, $8.50 for adults, $7.50 for seniors 65+ and $6.50 for children 2 -17.

Rachel Simmons
Marketing & PR Manager
925-627-2926| [email protected]

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