Bernheim will be abuzz for its annual BugFest and Fall Plant Sale on Saturday, September 21. Take part in an insect safari, join the bug parade and even sample a chocolate-covered cricket at the Nitty Gritty Café. It’s all part of a day full of activities for children of all ages beginning at 10:00am through […]
Friday, September the 13th was a lucky day for us. A staff work party resulted in a new prairie planting that will grow up around Matt Weirs’ EarthMeasure sculpture that will open in October. Here are several pictures of the team that got the job done under the direction of nursery manager Renee Hutchison.
On Saturday, September 7th Bernheim helped the Portland Plays group kickstart a new playground effort at the Peoples Garden in Portland. It was an amazing day of play and we can’t wait to be a part of the next playground building day. Supported in part through the Bernheim Children at Play Initiative the Portland Plays […]
CONNECT at Bernheim is just days away. The annual celebration of all that is possible when art, nature and science intersect takes place Saturday, August 24 from 6:24 p.m. to 10:24 p.m. In its fifth year, CONNECT at Bernheim will challenge your mind and delight your senses. Artists will set up around Lake Nevin with funky, fun […]
CONNECT at Bernheim never fails to deliver great music. This year we will feature three bands from a variety of genres. Troubadours of Divine Bliss, New Mother Nature, and Old Baby are sure to make your CONNECT at Bernheim experience enjoyable. The Troubadours of Divine Bliss is a folk band from Kentucky that has traversed […]
Craig Colorusso brings his Nationally Known Piece to Bernheim Every year CONNECT at Bernheim finds new, unique ways to intersect art, nature and science for one unforgettable event. This year’s festival is uniting art and music in an astonishing way that few eyes or ears have ever experienced. Nationally known installation artist, Craig Colorusso, will […]
What a perfect time of year to plant glossy abelia! This plant is heading into its most magnificent months of the year. This semi-evergreen shrub blooms from May to September and is a pollinator magnet! At this time of year, these medium-sized shrubs are covered in fragrant pinkish-white blooms that attract bees and other beneficials […]