Join artists from across the region as they demonstrate the lost art of flint knapping, also known as chipping flint. Modern replicas and pre-historic artifacts will be on display for sale or trade, as well as other primitive arts and crafts. Family-friendly event! Raffle of items donated by participants takes place Saturday at 4:00 p.m.
Many plants are in bloom in the Arboretum and woodlands of Bernheim. Some of the collections that are reaching their peak are the dogwoods, crabapples, viburnums and lilacs, just to name a few. Come out, bring your camera and enjoy the color and beauty of the season no matter what you find.
You don’t need binoculars to begin birding. Learn to recognize common backyard birds by their behavior, call notes, songs, and other clues. Discover why our feathered neighbors are well worth knowing.
O Frog, O Toad – you make beautiful music! Join Volunteer Naturalist Joe Cichan (a.k.a. The Frogman of Bernheim) for an awesome evening of amphibian fun. Joe’s quiet enthusiasm for all things amphibian is matched by his extensive knowledge. Dress for the weather and wear appropriate shoes.