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Our Eagle has a Name!


For the last month, we’ve asked for your input on naming the Eastern Golden Eagle, which Bernheim, along with the help of the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources and the Beckham Bird Club, recently fitted with a GPS satellite transmitter. The transmitter has not only allowed us to track its movements while it […]

Happy Earth Day!

Today may officially be Earth Day, but here at Bernheim, we celebrate Earth Day every day! Want to take part in our venture to make the Earth a better place? Here are some ways to celebrate the holiday: Plant a Tree Earth Day is the perfect day to plant a tree, bush, or any plant […]

Change in Writers in Residence: Caitlin Horrocks and W. Todd Kaneko to Read


Due to a last minute commitment, Jen Percy will not be able to read at Bernheim Sunday, May 3rd, at 3 PM. In her place we are very fortunate to have two accomplished writers, Caitlin Horrocks and W. Todd Kaneko, who will read from their recent works this Sunday, May 3rd at 3 PM in […]

Harper is a Free Bird – Golden Eagle Update

This blog showcased the journey Harper, the Eastern Golden Eagle that Bernheim tracked during the spring of 2015 after fitting it with a GPS satellite transmitter.  Bernheim partnered with the help Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources and the Beckham Bird Club, for this first of its kind research in the state aimed to shed […]

Have you made your Spring Break Plans?

Looking for a great outdoor experience at no cost for the family this spring break? If so, you don’t want to miss Spring Break Adventure Week at Bernheim! Here is a reminder of all the great things that will be available: Hands-on Discovery Stations, featuring a variety of nature, science, art, and play activities, will […]

Arbor Day Adopt A Tree

Bernheim is celebrating Arbor Day a little early this year! Join us April 11 as we celebrate the love of trees as a part of our Smart Gardens and Landscapes program. Come out and choose a tree to plant in your landscape to enjoy for years to come. Those in attendance will have the opportunity […]



As Bernheim embarks on an exciting new research project on the Eastern Golden Eagle, we are calling on the public to help decide the name of a Golden Eagle we recently fitted with a GPS satellite transmitter.  The adult male spent time in the knobs of Bernheim and the surrounding region this winter and the […]

Bernheim announces 2015-2016 Artists in Residence

Sparkle Cave, 2012 Digital print, rocks, moss, lichen, leaves, photos and glitter 28 x 36 inches

Jaime Bull was selected to participate in our Artist in Residence Program during the 2014 year and due to scheduling offered to participate during 2015 season. She will be working and living at Bernheim from June 1st – July 31st, 2015. Jaime received her BFA in Drawing and Painting in 2012 and her MFA in Art, […]