Teen Programs

Lake Erie Nature & Science Center offers teens the chance to explore career opportunities working with wildlife and public education.

Keeper for a Day

Keeper for a Day gives those wild about wildlife the chance to see (and touch!) all that’s involved in caring for our resident animals and rehabilitation patients. Participants will go behind the scenes alongside our Wildlife Specialists as they care for, assess and treat the animals. Learn about animal husbandry, diet, wildlife medicine and more.

Project Wildlife

This distinctive program offers opportunities for high school students to gain hands-on experience with animals and learn about wildlife education. Members of Project Wildlife will learn from our expert wildlife staff while meeting peers with similar interested and gaining valuable experience through service learning hours in areas such as animal care, wildlife handling, and wildlife rehabilitation.

Fall 2019 Application Deadline: September 9

Upcoming Programs

october 2019

sun13oct(oct 13)1:00 pmsun12jan(jan 12)3:00 pmProject Wildlife - All SessionsFor students in grades 9-121:00 pm - (january 12) 3:00 pm Lake Erie Nature & Science CenterAge:TeensSeason:FallSubject:Teen Programs

november 2019

wed27nov(nov 27)9:00 amthu02jan(jan 2)12:00 pmKeeper For Day - All SessionsFor ages 13 and up9:00 am - (january 2) 12:00 pm Lake Erie Nature & Science CenterAge:TeensSeason:FallSubject:Teen Programs