Happy Earth Day! Here at Bernheim, we celebrate the earth and nature’s wonders 365 days a year. So can you. Making small changes in your daily routine or yard can make a difference in your carbon footprint. Here are a few tips to help you get started. In Your Yard Earth Day is a great […]
Invasive Species are not native plant species that grow rapidly and cause severe harm to Bernheim’s forest. We need help in keeping these pests at bay. On Wednesday, April 16, 9:00 a.m., we will meet at the Visitor Center and head into the forest to pull as many of these plants as possible. It’s a […]
Meet Sandy Nafziger, one of Bernheim’s newest Naturalists in Training (NIT). After signing up to work at BugFest in September, 2012, she was immediately inspired by Bernheim’s community of volunteer naturalists. Since attending the NIT orientation in January, 2013, Sandy has been involved in countless events and programs. She is always willing to help at […]
Fall is a fantastic time to volunteer at Bernheim. Not only would you be a vital help in Bernheim’s mission of connecting people with nature, but you also get to be out in the stunning autumn landscape. Throughout the fall, we have many opportunities not just for individuals, but also for families. We encourage […]
Home Run 2013
Volunteers can give a few hours or several hundred hours, providing support to Bernheim and our visitors. While working throughout the forest or arboretum, you can participate in a variety of activities, while having fun in the great outdoors. Take the first step in becoming a Bernheim volunteer by attending this general orientation training.