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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 […]

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: Looking at Leaves

Leaves are helpful characteristics when identifying trees, thanks to unique features like form, arrangement, and shape. Kids and their families will have fun identifying trees by leaves, 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 Visitor Center from […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: BugFest Celebration

As part of today’s ECO Kids experience, we encourage kids and their families to participate in as many BugFest activities as possible. Don’t leave Bernheim without dancing the Buggy Boogy, trying a chocolate-covered cricket, and making a new six-legged or eight-legged friend!

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Dragons and Damsels

Observe and identify real life damsels and dragons – damselflies and dragonflies, that is – through today’s On Your Own Challenge. Kids and their families will have fun searching for these amazing insects and then exploring hands-on Discovery Stations during the afternoon. Today’s Discovery Day includes: On Your Own Challenge, available in the Visitor Center from […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Fossil Fun

Hunt for fossils and use today’s On Your Own Challenge to discover what they tell us about ancient life in the Bernheim area. Kids and their families will have fun investigating fossils and then exploring hands-on Discovery Stations during the afternoon. Today’s Discovery Day includes: On Your Own Challenge, available in the Visitor Center from 9:00 […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Summer Plant Bingo

Move like a busy bee from plant to plant, not to collect pollen, but to score bingo on today’s On Your Own Challenge! Kids and their families will have fun searching for summer plants and then exploring hands-on Discovery Stations during the afternoon. Today’s Discovery Day includes: On Your Own Challenge, available in the Visitor Center […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Summer at the Visitor Center *Updated Location!*

As a special ECO Kids Discovery Day, not only will our volunteer naturalists be leading Discovery Stations, but summertime activities will be offered for families to enjoy on their own,  like play-fishing, recycling milk cartons into bird feeders, and enjoying complimentary lemonade and seed packets. Weather dependent, we will also offer water play with water […]