Educational Resources

Learn at home with Lake Erie Nature & Science Center

Meet the Center’s animal ambassadors, learn from our experts and gather ideas of fun activities to share with your family – all from the comfort of your home!


2021 Wildlife Rehabilitation

2021 Wildlife Rehabilitation Highlights at Lake Erie Nature & Science Center

We are grateful for our community and the caring individuals who turned to Lake Erie Nature & Science Center for wildlife assistance in 2021. Your involvement helped us provide second chances at life in the wild for hundreds of ill, injured, or orphaned animals. Thank you.

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Rough Green Snake Exhibit

The 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 is not a creature of the tropical jungle, but a native Ohio reptile known as the Rough Green Snake.

Bill Reed presents Astronomy Flash

Astronomy Flash – 5 Tips For New Telescope Owners

Here are 5 tips to prepare and use your new (or seldom used) telescope.

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Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District Print-out Activities

Thank You to Our Sponsors and Funders

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The Bay Village Foundation
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The Bonne Bell Family Foundation
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George W. Codrington Foundation
Dorn Family Foundation
The Laub Foundation
Arthur B. McBride, Sr. Family Foundation
Nash Family Foundation
The Perkins Charitable Foundation
The Reinberger Foundation
Almera Biddulph Reitz Foundation
Sears-Swetland Family Foundation
The Kenneth A. Scott Charitable Trust, A KeyBank Trust
The Kelvin & Eleanor Smith Foundation
The Kent H. Smith Charitable Trust
The Helen F. Stolier and Louis Stolier Family Foundation
The Clara Weiss Fund
Westlake-Bay Village Rotary Club