FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
BOB ROTATORI - 216-635-3263 - or -
DAN CRANDALL - 216-635-3274
Hop over to Cleveland Metroparks �ribbiting' free event,
�Toad-ally� Awesome Amphibians on Saturday, Mach 31 from 2
to 9 p.m. at North Chagrin Nature Center in North Chagrin
Learn just how �Toad-ally� Awesome Amphibians are, as they
survive on both land and water. The event features a variety
of activities, including over 40 live amphibians (see list below)
from 2 to 5:30 p.m., the �Land Invaders - Amphibians� movie at 6:15
p.m., a puppet show at 5:15 p.m., �Tadpole Trivia� game 5:45 p.m.,
children's crafts and activities from 2 to 5
p.m., and more!
Visitors can also choose from three awesome walks that meet at
North Chagrin Nature Center at 7:15 p.m.:
- Salamander Migration Walk (bus meets at nature center) - 1-mile
- Family Frog Walk - .5-mile hike
- General Amphibian Walk - 2-mile hike
And, a 2-mile Wood Frog Walk that meets at Strawberry Picnic
Area parking lot at 7:15 p.m. is also available.
Visitors can also browse the awesome merchandise selections of
EarthWords Nature Shop, and enjoy a refreshment area.
The featured live native and tropical amphibians at �Toad-ally�
Awesome Amphibians, include: pickerel frog, fire-bellied
toad, American toad, green frog, Malayan leaf frog, red-eyed tree
frog, bumblebee poison frog, Brazilian yellowhead frog, pasco
poison frog, imitator poison frog, clown tree frog, ornate horned
frog, cane toad, bull frog, blue poison frog, leopard frog,
intermediate poison frog, strawberry poison frog, golden poison
frog, Jefferson salamander, eastern newt, grey treefrog, American
toad, spotted salamander, northern leopard frog, and wood frog.
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 MayfieldVillage - south of the
I-90/Rte. 91 exit.
For more information, call 440-473-3370 or visit
View colorful amphibians and see how �ribbiting' the �Toad-ally�
Awesome Amphibians event is in Cleveland Metroparks - part of
your life, naturally!