Family Programs

The Center is the perfect place for people of all ages to spend quality time learning about the wonders of nature and science.

Lake Erie Nature & Science Center gives children and families a living, breathing connection to the natural world through informal science education. The Center’s unique combination of resources including a live animal collection, public access planetarium, nearby trails and park setting along the shores of Lake Erie allows for high-quality time spent with family and friends.


Upcoming Programs

june 2022

tue28jun9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

wed29jun10:00 AM10:30 AMWonders of WildlifeFor all ages10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,All Programs

wed29jun1:00 PM2:00 PMCrack the Keeper's CaseFor ages 8 - 161:00 PM - 2:00 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

july 2022

fri01jul9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

wed06jul1:00 PM2:00 PMCrack the Keeper's CaseFor ages 8 - 161:00 PM - 2:00 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

fri08jul9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

wed13jul9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

wed13jul1:00 PM2:00 PMCrack the Keeper's CaseFor ages 8 - 161:00 PM - 2:00 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

fri15jul9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

mon18jul9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

tue19jul9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

wed20jul6:30 PM8:00 PMAstronomy ClubFor adults and children ages 12 and up6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Evening Programs,Planetarium

fri22jul9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

sat23jul8:00 PM9:30 PMTelescope NightFor adults and children ages 12 and up8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Evening Programs,Planetarium

mon25jul9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

tue26jul9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

wed27jul1:00 PM2:00 PMCrack the Keeper's CaseFor ages 8 - 161:00 PM - 2:00 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

fri29jul9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

august 2022

mon01aug9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

wed03aug1:00 PM2:00 PMCrack the Keeper's CaseFor ages 8 - 161:00 PM - 2:00 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

fri05aug9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

wed10aug1:00 PM2:00 PMCrack the Keeper's CaseFor ages 8 - 161:00 PM - 2:00 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

fri12aug9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

wed17aug9:00 AM11:30 AMSOLD OUTJunior KeeperFor ages 8 - 16 with one adult9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Subject:Adult & Family,Teen Programs,Youth Programs

wed17aug6:30 PM8:00 PMAstronomy ClubFor adults and children ages 12 and up6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Evening Programs,Planetarium

sat20aug8:00 PM9:30 PMTelescope NightFor adults and children ages 12 and up8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Evening Programs,Planetarium

september 2022

wed21sep6:30 PM8:00 PMAstronomy ClubFor adults and children ages 12 and up6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Evening Programs,Planetarium

sat24sep7:00 PM8:30 PMTelescope NightFor adults and children ages 12 and up7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Evening Programs,Planetarium

october 2022

wed19oct6:30 PM8:00 PMAstronomy ClubFor adults and children ages 12 and up6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Evening Programs,Planetarium

sat22oct7:00 PM8:30 PMTelescope NightFor adults and children ages 12 and up7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Evening Programs,Planetarium

november 2022

wed16nov6:30 PM8:00 PMAstronomy ClubFor adults and children ages 12 and up6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Evening Programs,Planetarium

december 2022

wed21dec6:30 PM8:00 PMAstronomy ClubFor adults and children ages 12 and up6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Subject:Adult & Family,Evening Programs,Planetarium

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