FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
BOB ROTATORI - 216-635-3263 - or -
DAN CRANDALL - 216-635-3274
When the sun sets, the skies are filled with thousands of
stars. Rain or shine (preferably shine), large telescopes
will be setup for viewing the night skies at Cleveland Metroparks
free �Nature at Night� event on Saturday, July 14 from 5 to
11 p.m. at North Chagrin Nature Center in North Chagrin Reservation
in Mayfield Village.
Visitors can enjoy a variety of free activities related to the
nighttime, including live nocturnal animal programs, moon viewing
through telescopes (weather permitting), a puppet theater and
crafts, self-guided nature night stations, children's crafts, and
With the help of the Cuyahoga Astronomical Association and their
telescopes, visitors can view stars, constellations and Saturn.
And, as the sun sets (approximately 9 p.m.), be sure to bring
lawn chairs/blankets to enjoy an outdoor movie on the lawn of the
nature center - this year featuring �Yogi Bear.�
"Yogi Bear" - Jellystone Park has been a losing
business, so conniving Mayor Brown has decided to shut it down and
sell the land. Faced with the loss of his home, Yogi mist
prove he is really �smarter than the average bear� as he and
Boo-Boo join forces with Ranger Smith to find a way to save the
park from closing forever.
Refreshments will be available, and adults, ages 21 and over,
can purchase beer in the �Beer Garden.�
Visitors can also browse the great merchandise selections of
EarthWords Nature Shop.
North Chagrin Nature Center is located off Buttermilk Falls
Parkway, off the Sunset Lane entrance of North Chagrin Reservation,
off SOM Center Road/Route 91 in Mayfield Village - south of the
I-90/Rte. 91 exit.
For more information, call 440-473-3370 or visit
View the night sky through telescopes and enjoy the �Nature
at Night� event of Cleveland Metroparks - part of your life,