The visitors center at F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm, 1828 Smith Rd., Akron, will observe special hours on the following dates:
• Open Mondays: December 23, December 30 and January 20; hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
• Closed Early: December 24; hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
• Closed for Holidays: December 25 and January 1
Regular hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. The Nature Realm includes a 10,000-square-feet visitors center with a gift shop, several gardens, observation decks, two ponds, hiking trails and a tall-grass prairie.
The administrative offices for Metro Parks, Serving Summit County (975 Treaty Line Rd., Akron) will be closed December 24 and December 25, and January 1 and January 20. Regular office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
For more information, visit summitmetroparks.org or call 330-865-8065.