February 15 • 10 am to 4 pm
Penitentiary Glen Nature Center
Lake Metroparks Mission
Lake Metroparks board and staff maintain a genuine commitment to the community, which
reflected in the balanced offering of programs shaped to fulfill the agency's mission:
To conserve and preserve the natural resources of Lake County while providing a variety
safe, affordable and enjoyable educational and recreational programs and activities that
the quality of life in Lake County now and for the generations to follow.
Burroughs Nature Club is one of the oldest nature clubs in the U.S., founded in Willoughby in 1916 by some of Cleveland’s leading scientists, scholars, naturalists and photographers of the era.
Embark on a visual journey through time via this never-before-seen unique and historical collection featuring hand-colored photographs by C.M. Shipman, one of the earliest members of Burroughs.
Rotating images photo credits:
Seat with a view at Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park: a Gary Thomas Image
Winter wonderland above falls at Baker Road Park: Sam Scheony
Sunset over Lake Erie viewed from Lake Erie Bluffs: greennite
A wintery view of Lake Erie at Fairport Harbor: Jeff Tailpale
Come outside and explore your parks this winter: Carolyn Lingenfelter