Margaret Kimball’s work has appeared or is forthcoming in Black Warrior Review, Copper Nickel, South Loop Review, Defunct, and other publications. She’s been in residence at Yaddo and will travel to Ucross this autumn. She is an assistant professor of illustration at Lesley University in Boston, and is spending a year-long sabbatical in Kentucky with […]
The following was written by Sean Demme, Horticulture Intern. He is a junior at Ohio University majoring in Environmental and Plant Biology. As summer progresses, local temperatures creep upwards all while rain and humidity continue to reach Clermont, KY from the Gulf of Mexico. Needless to say, summer progress and Edible Garden progress go hand in hand. The flower-shaped […]
This 4th of July weekend has some great family programs at Bernheim. ECO Kids Discovery Day and the Pollywog Play Party will make for a fun filled Saturday but the month of July also offers great opportunities to explore Bernheim through a night time lens. Our night programs add mystery and magic to make memorable experiences. […]
This blog post was prepared by Bernheim’s FoodWorks Intern, Carlyn Vachow. Carlyn attends Middlebury College in Vermont and is spending the summer working in the Edible Garden at Bernheim. As a result of some big rains the past couple of weeks, the Edible Garden is booming. The veggies are growing like mad, which has caused […]
Bernheim is excited to participate in the City of Louisville’s new Cultural Pass for Children program, which is designed to expose children to the region’s diverse cultural arts attractions. Children who get their pass stamped by at least eight different institutions this summer will be eligible for a grand prize – a family package of tickets […]
Saturday, June 7 is National Trails Day and we can’t think of a better way to celebrate than coming to Bernheim. There are more than 40 miles of trails from which to choose, ranging in length from a quarter of a mile to the nearly 14 mile Millennium Trail. So there’s something for everyone. […]
Bernheim has selected three Artist-in-Residence participants for the 2014-2015 year. Don Pollack, You Myung Gyun and Jaime Bull have been invited to live at Bernheim and create unique pieces of art that remain part of Bernheim’s permanent collection. “This year we received 62 applications from 17 countries and dozens of states,” said Visual Arts Coordinator […]
Bernheim takes turtle conservation seriously! Turtles have begun to venture out and find nesting sites. Typically, turtles like this one nest in areas that have loose soil and are near streams or ponds. Please be cautious and respectful of turtles crossing roads as they follow their natural instincts to find these nesting areas.