THE NATURE CENTER AT SHAKER LAKES
spring programs

Spring is almost here! Mark your calendars for upcoming programs and events.

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UPCOMING EVENTS
Bird watching in northeast ohio
AUDUBON BIRD WALKS

SUNDAYS, APRIL 14, 21, AND 28 AND MAY 5, 12, 19

Meet in the Nature Center parking lot at 7:30am to take a guided stroll through the Shaker Parklands looking and listening for migratory and resident birds. No previous birding experience required.
Free.

Sustainable home improvement
USING PERVIOUS PAVERS

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20 | 7PM

Join Tom Hornberger, Facilities Director of the Nature Center and Jeff Jowett, Senior Watershed Team Leader from the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District for an informative presentation on the use of permeable pavers in constructing driveways, patios, and more. The new Lavelle Family Amphitheater will be showcased to demonstrate this feature. Learn about the Regional Stormwater Management program and credits offered by the Sewer District.
$10 members, $15 non-members.

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Shaker Lakes
IDENTIFYING RESILIENT LANDSCAPES FOR A CHANGING CLIMATE

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10 | 7-8:30PM

As climate impacts threaten to destabilize natural areas across the world, scientists believe resilient landscapes will continue to serve as stable habitats to a wide variety of plants and animals. Led by Ohio Nature Conservancy staff Bill Stanley and August Froehlich.
$10 members, $15 non-members.

Monarch butterfly
STEWARDSHIP IN
OUR BACKYARDS

EARTH DAY
MONDAY APRIL 22 7-8:30PM

Leaving nature to "take its course" isn't enough to preserve healthy habitats. We'll share how the Nature Center maintains its natural areas in this urban environment and will reveal our exciting upcoming habitat restoration projects. A short hike with Natural Resources Specialist, Nick Mikash, will follow.
FREE.

Doan Brook Stream Sweep
DOAN BROOK ANNUAL STREAM SWEEP & WEED PULL

SUNDAY, APRIL 28 | 1-3PM

Celebrate Earth Day with Doan Brook Watershed Partnership and the Nature Center as we take care of our urban environment by cleaning up trash and invasive plants in the surrounding parklands. A second date is available on Saturday April 27 from 1-3pm. All ages welcome! Meet at Rockefeller Park Lagoon gazebo.
Register below or call the Doan Brook Partnership at 216.325.7781 ext. 6783.
FREE.

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