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Join us for Bloomfest!


What are you doing this weekend? Why not join us at Bloomfest, Bernheim’s annual celebration of spring! Woodland faerie house construction, the garden faerie parade, flower bed planting, naturalist-led discovery stations, local artisans, food vendors, and a very special birthday celebration are just some of the many activities for everyone to enjoy. The day also […]

Happy Earth Day!

Today may officially be Earth Day, but here at Bernheim, we celebrate Earth Day every day! Want to take part in our venture to make the Earth a better place? Here are some ways to celebrate the holiday: Plant a Tree Earth Day is the perfect day to plant a tree, bush, or any plant […]

Change in Writers in Residence: Caitlin Horrocks and W. Todd Kaneko to Read


Due to a last minute commitment, Jen Percy will not be able to read at Bernheim Sunday, May 3rd, at 3 PM. In her place we are very fortunate to have two accomplished writers, Caitlin Horrocks and W. Todd Kaneko, who will read from their recent works this Sunday, May 3rd at 3 PM in […]

Have you made your Spring Break Plans?

Looking for a great outdoor experience at no cost for the family this spring break? If so, you don’t want to miss Spring Break Adventure Week at Bernheim! Here is a reminder of all the great things that will be available: Hands-on Discovery Stations, featuring a variety of nature, science, art, and play activities, will […]

Arbor Day Adopt A Tree

Bernheim is celebrating Arbor Day a little early this year! Join us April 11 as we celebrate the love of trees as a part of our Smart Gardens and Landscapes program. Come out and choose a tree to plant in your landscape to enjoy for years to come. Those in attendance will have the opportunity […]

Join us for Spring Break!


The family doesn’t have to go far this year to enjoy a fun outdoor Spring Break getaway! Bernheim has planned a special week of daily drop-in activities and guided nature hikes for children of all ages. We also offer on-your-own hiking, fishing, picnicking, wildlife viewing, and opportunities for free play at our Children’s Play Garden […]

Bernheim Launches First Free Play Day of 2015


Bernheim believes free play is essential to a child’s growth and development! That is why we are hosting our first Free Play Day of 2015 this Saturday, March 14 at Keystone Learning Academy in Louisville’s West End. If you are in the area, bring your kiddo on over and watch as he or she experiences […]

Stargaze with your Valentine at Bernheim

What better way to spend Valentine’s Day than under the stars? Surprise your Valentine by joining us at the Garden Pavilion for our Winter Star Stories and Sky Night Watch on Saturday, February 14 at 6:30 p.m. Bernheim’s night programs add mystery, magic and make for memorable experiences. Winter provides rewards for those who bundle […]