The visitors center at F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm (1828 Smith Rd., Akron) will welcome visitors from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 16. The nature center at Liberty Park (9999 Liberty Rd., Twinsburg) will be closed.
Regular hours for the Nature Realm building (330-865-8065) are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Regular hours for the Liberty Park building (330-487-0493) are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is always free.
In observance of the federal holiday, the Summit Metro Parks administrative offices (975 Treaty Line Rd., Akron) will be closed Jan. 16. District offices will reopen Tuesday, Jan. 17 at 8 a.m.
For more information, visit summitmetroparks.org.
Summit Metro Parks manages 14,300 acres, including 16 parks, several conservation areas and more than 125 miles of trails, with 22.4 miles of the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail. Annual attendance averages 5 million visits.
Current press releases are available online: http://www.summitmetroparks.org/News/News-Room.aspx