Unless otherwise noted, all programs take place at the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes. For more information, call (216) 321-5935, ext. 235.

Summer Bird Walks
Select Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30pm
June 13, July 11, August 8

Meet in the Nature Center parking lot to take a guided stroll through the Shaker Parklands looking and listening for birds. No previous birding experience is necessary. Binoculars are available for use in exchange for an ID. Free.


Bird Banding Demonstrations
More information coming soon

Meet Julie West to observe migratory birds as they are banded. Banding provides valuable insights about the migratory bird routes in Northeast Ohio. Free.


The Big Sit
Beginning at 12 am for 24 hours
More information coming soon

Join area bird watchers at this annual "tailgate party for birders" to tally as many bird species as can be seen or heard within a 24-hour period. Meet on the All People's Trail marsh deck. This event also serves as a fundraising effort for bird-related projects and events at the Nature Center through pledges gathered by participants. For more information, contact Julie West at jwest@ameritch.net.