SUMMER WEDNESDAYS: Art in the Park

Nature Center at Shaker Lakes 2600 South Park Blvd., Cleveland, Ohio

July 17: Art in the Park: Eastside Edition Join us for our second annual event! This pop-up shopping event with studio Chartreuse features local artisans and makers throughout our trails. Music and food (Good Times Food Truck) are available for purchase as well as a signature Art in the Park Vodka Limeade Cocktail, beer and […]

SUMMER WEDNESDAYS: Bountiful Blends

Nature Center at Shaker Lakes 2600 South Park Blvd., Cleveland, Ohio

Activities include:  Celebration of Herbs Ceremony, Tea Blending Demo, and Non-Alcoholic Herbal Cocktails by Verbena Free Spirited, Amber of Cleveland Tea Revival* In Celebration of Herbs!  We honor the glorious, long days and sweet, soulful nights of summer in a special event to celebrate the wisdom of this season and the bounty of local herbs.   Join us around the […]

Sip & Script with Brenna Claire Artistry & Verbena Free Spirited

Nature Center at Shaker Lakes 2600 South Park Blvd., Cleveland, Ohio

Friday, July 26 | 6:00PM-8:00PM | Nature Center Join the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes for a night out full of art, drinks, and fun! This night out includes an intro to calligraphy class taught by experienced luxury and event calligrapher Brenna Rudary of Brenna Claire Artistry! The class will cover the basics of calligraphy […]

SUMMER WEDNESDAYS: Outdoor Movie Night

Nature Center at Shaker Lakes 2600 South Park Blvd., Cleveland, Ohio

Join us for a cozy night under the trees to enjoy a magical movie experience!  Activities include:  Outdoor Family Movie Night! Celebrate the end of summer as we close down the Nature Center Pavilion and turn it into an outdoor movie theater. Bring a lawn chair, get cozy, and enjoy Disney's Strange World!  FREE! Suggested donation: $10 adults, $5 […]

SUMMER WEDNESDAYS: Ballet Under the Trees

Enjoy an evening of performances under the tree canopy on locations throughout our trails. Activities include: Captivating roaming ballet performances by talented City Ballet of Cleveland students – all free to the public to enjoy!

SUMMER WEDNESDAYS: All About Birds

Grab your binoculars and look to the sky! This evening is all about birds, our feathered friends! Activities include: Beginner’s Boozy Birding: Introduction to Birding | Cocktails and mocktails and an introduction to birding   Musical performer Carolina Borja: Carolina Borja is an Afro Colombian world musician, composer and educator. She has gathered her eclectic experience […]

Naturalist Notebook: The Round of a Country Year by David Kline with Loganberry Books

Nature Center at Shaker Lakes 2600 South Park Blvd., Cleveland, Ohio

Sunday, August 18 | 1:00PM-3:00PM | Nature Center David Kline, an Amish farmer and naturalist in mid-Ohio, has written several books following the seasons with a keen eye on nature as well as daily life. His book, ROUND OF A COUNTRY YEAR. David is a good friend of Wendell Berry's, who introduces the book speaking […]

SUMMER WEDNESDAYS: Serenity in the Sun

Join us for an evening of wellness and relaxation with yoga, sound healing, and delectable vegan and vegetarian bites sourced from local restaurants! Activities include: Yoga Class with Cari Hickerson* Sound Bath Performance by Cassandra Woods – 6:00-7:00pm Qigong Class with Ana Maria Carrillo* Vegan and vegetarian bites from local restaurants:  Jillian Spencer, personal chef  […]

Botanical Monoprinting Workshop – SOLD OUT!

Nature Center at Shaker Lakes 2600 South Park Blvd., Cleveland, Ohio

Botanical Monoprinting Workshop - SOLD OUT Tuesday, August 27, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Get added to the waitlist! If you are interested in being contacted if a spot opens up, please email turner@shakerlakes.org An evening workshop wherein participants will be taught about the process of Monoprinting, a form of printmaking in which an image […]

SUMMER WEDNESDAYS: Farewell to Summer

Bid farewell to the summer with a party at the Nature Center! Shaker Heights Public Library Bonfire Storytime Blacksmithing and Glassblowing with Larchmere Fireworks Archery program Cleveland Kid’s Book Bank Activity Food includes:  Good Times Food Truck and Pop Culture Cleveland Food Truck