Kids summer camp
LESS SCREEN TIME. MORE NATURE.

Public registration is now for our popular Nature Center summer camps, spring break camp and nature story time sessions!

Kids summer camp
SAVE THE DATE | SATURDAY, MAY 11

37TH ANNUAL PLANT SALE

The region's largest selection of hard-to-find native plants, perennials, edibles, and annuals

Winter events in Cleveland

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR UPCOMING SPRING PROGRAMS

Cleveland Winter
CELEBRATE WITH US

Rent the nature center for your young one's next birthday celebration

Cleveland Spring
WHAT WILL YOU DISCOVER?

HIT THE TRAILS

uncover seasonal wonders with each visit

Connect with nature

FIND YOUR CONNECTION TO NATURE

RELAX AND RESTORE

UNPLUG AND UNWIND YOUR MIND AND BODY IN OUR
20-ACRE SANCTUARY

Nonprofit donation

HELP MAKE A DIFFERENCE

SUPPORT US

We rely solely on the generous contributions of donors to remain free and open to the public

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CONSERVE. CONNECT. INSPIRE.

THE NATURE CENTER

For events both big and small, the Nature Center offers indoor and outdoor spaces to accommodate all types of events and party sizes. From formal business meetings to fun birthday parties, intimate memorial services to congratulatory graduation parties and beyond.

Just minutes from downtown Cleveland in the heart of historic Shaker Heights and surrounded by the Shaker Parklands, the Nature Center is free and open to the public, providing wonderful nature experiences and discovery for all ages throughout all seasons.

7,040
FEET OF TRAILS

8
MAPPED HABITATS

40,000+
YEARLY
VISITORS

13,000+
STUDENTS IMPACTED

1,000+
BIRD BANDING DEMONSTRATIONS
ANNUALLY

UNLIMITED
OPPORTUNITIES TO DISCOVER NATURE

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The Nature Center at Shaker Lakes
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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10 | 7-8:30PM

$10 members, $15 non-members
SUNDAY APRIL 28 | 1-3:00PM
FREE
EARTH DAY, MONDAY, APRIL 22 | 7-8:30PM
LEARN ABOUT OUR UPCOMING HABITAT RESTORATION PROJECT
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SUPPORT THE NATURE CENTER

The Nature Center at Shaker Lakes receives no property or income tax support and relies solely on the generosity of our members, donors and funders to sustain our mission to conserve a natural area, connect people with nature and inspire environmental stewardship.
The Nature Center at Shaker Lakes receives no property or income tax support and relies solely on the generosity of our members, donors and funders to sustain our mission to conserve a natural area, connect people with nature and inspire environmental stewardship.
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DON'T MISS A THING
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Join thousands of community members who receive our monthly email newsletter, the Nature Break. You'll be the first to know of upcoming programs and events, along with educational nature features to help you stay connected to our natural world.
Join thousands of community members who receive our monthly email newsletter, the Nature Break. You'll be the first to know of upcoming programs and events, along with educational nature features to help you stay connected to our natural world.
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We are
educating.
conserving.
providing experiences.
inspiring others.
making a difference.
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