Category: News

Earth Day 2022: Invest in Our Planet

April 20, 2022

April 22, 2022 is the 52nd Earth Day!  Here at Lake Erie Nature and Science Center, we treat every day as Earth Day. It is important to take time and reflect on our wondrous blue orb and…

Earth Day 2022: Invest in Our Planet

Holiday Gift Guide

December 9, 2021

Lake Erie Nature & Science Center is here for you with perfect gift options for the nature lovers and little explorers in your life: Adopt an animal through Wild Pals A gift that gives back. Adopt an…

Holiday Gift Guide

New exhibit features tree-dwelling master of camouflage

October 25, 2021

Lake Erie Nature & Science Center has a new species of animal on exhibit. A nimble, lime-green predator with beady eyes that likes to slink about in trees and bushes. Yet, despite the exotic sounding description, this…

New exhibit features tree-dwelling master of camouflage

Observe the Perseid Meteor Shower at its peak, August 11-13

August 2, 2021

Look up! The Perseid Meteor Shower, one of the most spectacular meteor showers of the year, will peak August 11 through August 13. In preparation for this cosmic event, Planetarium Specialist Bill Reed explains what a meteor…

Observe the Perseid Meteor Shower at its peak, August 11-13

What to look for in the sky this May

May 10, 2021

As the weather gets warmer and days grow longer, springtime continues to bring change in the Northern Hemisphere. Planetarium Specialist Katy Downing shares the visible planets and constellations to observe in May. Jupiter and Saturn Before sunrise,…

What to look for in the sky this May

4 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day Every Day

April 22, 2021

Get outside One of the best ways to celebrate Earth Day every day is to spend time outdoors. Take your outdoor adventures to the next level by recording observations through daily, weekly, or monthly journaling. What animals…

4 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day Every Day

Holiday Gift Guide

December 20, 2020

In need of a last-minute gift idea? Lake Erie Nature & Science Center is here for you with perfect gift options for the nature lovers and little explorers in your life: Nature To-Go Kits Choose from Reindeer, Snow,…

Holiday Gift Guide

Taking Additional Safety Steps

November 24, 2020

Visitors, Volunteers, Donors, and Friends: This Thanksgiving, we are grateful to you and the community for your support of Lake Erie Nature & Science Center. The health of our employees, volunteers, and visitors continues to be the…

Taking Additional Safety Steps

The Center Will Resume General Admission on August 25

August 20, 2020

Community Members, Visitors, Volunteers, Donors, and Friends: Summer is giving us beautiful weather to learn and play outdoors, and I hope you and your family are enjoying this time and staying well. To continue serving children and…

The Center Will Resume General Admission on August 25

Offering Guided Tours and Resuming Wildlife Intakes Beginning July 7

June 30, 2020

Visitors, Donors, Volunteers, and Friends: Thank you for your involvement and interest, especially these past few months. Your support at this important time makes it possible for Lake Erie Nature & Science Center to continue serving the…

Offering Guided Tours and Resuming Wildlife Intakes Beginning July 7