Category: News

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

Summer 2020 Programming

May 26, 2020

Lake Erie Nature & Science Center continues to offer virtual learning opportunities on our website and social media pages, featuring educational videos, parenting tips, printable activities for at-home learning and more. Our wildlife team continues to care…

Summer 2020 Programming

June 2020 Programming

May 7, 2020

June 2020 programs cancelled and refunded While Lake Erie Nature & Science Center is temporarily closed to the public, we continue to monitor the best guidelines from the CDC, State of Ohio and public health officials to…

June 2020 Programming

Extending Our Temporary Closure: COVID-19

March 27, 2020

Lake Erie Nature & Science Center continues to follow the best guidelines from the CDC, State of Ohio and public health officials to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and ensure the safety of staff, visitors and volunteers. Due…

Extending Our Temporary Closure: COVID-19

Our Response to the Coronavirus

March 12, 2020

The health and safety of our staff, volunteers and visitors is a top priority of Lake Erie Nature & Science Center. The Center is taking appropriate action to limit the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). Following directives of…

Our Response to the Coronavirus