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Volunteer Orientation

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.

Spring Star Stories and Sky Watch Night

In spring, the stars seem brighter against the night canvas and the woods are waking up from their winter nap. Registration and payment due by 4 p.m. day prior to the start of program. Call (502) 955-8512 before 5 p.m. on day of program for last minute updates and changes due to weather. Rain will move […]

Wildflower Hike

The warm days of spring herald the emergence of our wildflowers. Watch the forest floor come alive with color as this age old renewal signals the arrival of warmer weather. Learn about the life histories and folklore of wildflowers and how we manage for their continuance at Bernheim. Registration and payment are due by 4 p.m. […]

Arboretum Open

Wildflower Hike

The warm days of spring herald the emergence of our wildflowers. Watch the forest floor come alive with color as this age old renewal signals the arrival of warmer weather. Learn about the life histories and folklore of wildflowers and how we manage for their continuance at Bernheim. Registration and payment are due by 4 p.m. […]

Bernheim Naturalists

Eat-A-Weed Workshop

Back by popular demand! Naturalist and wildfoods enthusiast Wren Smith leads this three-hour, hands-on workshop, exploring an unusual alternative to herbicides. Learn how to make jellies from dandelions, salads from weeds and a lot more!  Dress for the weather. DUE TO PROGRAM LEADER ILLNESS, THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED. PLEASE JOIN US FOR THE SUMMER […]

Full “Frog” Moon Night Hike

Full “Frog” Moon Night Hike weaves together stories about night ecology, moon lore, history and the magic of nature at night. Night hikes keep to open trails and roads so that travel without flashlights is possible. Call (502) 955-8512 before 5:00 p.m. on the day of any program for last minute updates and changes due […]