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support Lake Erie Nature & Science Center

Since 1945, Lake Erie Nature & Science Center has been connecting children and families with the fascinating world of nature through hands-on discovery and living experiences at our beautiful park location.

Our offerings are distinct in the region, featuring live animals on exhibit, wildlife rehabilitation, a planetarium and direct access to Lake Erie through Huntington Reservation.

We reach more than 166,000 people each year with an easily accessible learning environment and affordable educational experiences that are meaningful to families in today's economy.

Please click here to donate to Lake Erie Nature & Science Center

Contributions to Lake Erie Nature & Science Center support all areas of our mission and operations:

  • Free admission seven days a week
  • Nature-based education programs for children, families, students and scouts
  • Walter R. Schuele Planetarium and space science programing
  • Indoor and outdoor animal exhibits
  • Free wildlife education and rehabilitation services

stock gifts

When making a gift of stock to Lake Erie Nature & Science Center, please share with us:

  • number of shares
  • types of shares
  • purpose of your gift (general operating support, endowment, etc.)

DTC #0226

Account #091280925

PNC Investments Internal Service Group: 800-622-7086

Lake Erie Nature & Science Center Federal Tax ID #: 34-084-5030