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ECO Kids Discovery Day: Gifts of the Standing People

Trees have long provided people with physical and spiritual gifts. Kids and their families will have fun using tree treasures to make holiday ornaments through the On Your Own Challenge. During the afternoon, have fun exploring hands-on Discovery Stations and the guided Hike of the Day.  Today’s Discovery Day includes: On Your Own Challenge, available in the Visitor Center from 9:00 […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Survival Strategies

Today’s Discovery Day includes: On Your Own Challenge, available in the Visitor Center from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Discovery Stations are at the Visitor Center from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Hike of the Day led by a Bernheim guide, starts at the Visitor Center at 2:00 p.m. and runs 45 – 60 minutes.

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Stalking Squirrels

Today’s Discovery Day includes: On Your Own Challenge, available in the Visitor Center from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Discovery Stations are at the Visitor Center from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Hike of the Day led by a Bernheim guide, starts at the Visitor Center at 2:00 p.m. and runs 45 – 60 minutes.

ECO Kids Discovery Day: ColorFest Celebration

As part of today’s ECO Kids experience, we encourage kids and their families to participate in as many ColorFest activities as possible. Don’t leave Bernheim without navigating the hay maze, meeting a naturalist, and exploring our nature play area!

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Autumn Plant Bingo

Discover fall beauties across the Bernheim landscape as you work to score bingo on today’s On Your Own Challenge! Kids and their families will have fun searching for autumn plants and then exploring hands-on Discovery Stations and the Hike of the Day during the afternoon. Today’s Discovery Day includes: On Your Own Challenge, available in the […]

O.W.L.S.: Hidden in the Hollies, Legend, Lore and More

Bernheim’s Hubbuch Holly Collection is one of the world’s largest American holly collections. Explore this regional gem with Volunteer Naturalist Corinne Mastey. Amidst the beauty, Corinne will reveal some of the delightful legends, lore and a whole lot more, hidden among the Bernheim hollies. Dress for the weather and be prepared for off-trail walking. Registration and payment […]

Pollywog Play Parties: Pollywogs Keeping Cozy

Brrr! How do people and animals keep warm during the cold months of winter? Pollywogs explore concepts of hibernation and staying active by feeding birds, curling up in the play cave, building nests and burrows, and more. ECO Kids Pollywog Play Parties combine music, art, language, and outside play to encourage infants and children though the […]

Pollywog Play Parties: Catching the Wind

Catch the crisp autumn breeze! Pollywogs discover the magic of wind and experiment with air properties through fun activities like blow art, balloon play, cloud racing, and much more. ECO Kids Pollywog Play Parties combine music, art, language, and outside play to encourage infants and children though the age of 5 to learn about nature. Registration required […]