Become a Member

When you become a member of the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes you join a community of friends conserving a natural area, connecting people with nature and inspiring environmental stewardship.

Membership Benefits

Individual: $50

  • Nature Center Membership Card
  • Nature Center Decal
  • Free admission and/or benefits to more than 150 nature centers in the U.S. & Canada, including 9 nature centers in Ohio!
  • Discounted member rates on programs and events
  • 10% discount at the Duck Pond gift shop
  • Subscription to the Rookery, our quarterly publication
  • Receive our monthly newsletter, Nature Notes, in your e-mailbox
  • Invitation to exclusive member events
  • Access to insider updates and information

Household: $75

  • All of the above PLUS
  • Discounts extended to all members of the household
  • Early registration and discounted prices for all sessions of Outdoor Adventure Camps
  • $40 discount for B’Earthday Parties
  • Discount on building and facility rentals

Supporter: $100

  • All of the above PLUS
  • Annual Report recognition
  • A voucher for a special Nature Center gift redeemable at the Duck Pond Gift Shop

Steward: $250

  • All of the above PLUS
  • Donor wall recognition
  • An Individual gift membership to give to a friend or family member

Sustainer: $500

  • All of the above PLUS
  • Exclusive invitation to select private event, Gather by the Gardens

Heron: $1000+

  • All of the above PLUS
  • Access to exclusive events and behind-the scenes opportunities.
  • For more Heron Society benefits, click here.

To become a member contact Patty Albrecht, Membership and Annual Fund Manager, at (216) 321-5935 ext 232, or

Your donation is tax-deductible to the extent provided by the law. Memberships are not refundable or transferable. Member benefits subject to change without notice.