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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 life you can think of. Not only does it beautify your home space, … [Read more]

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

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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 the Visitors Center. Caitlin Horrocks lives in Michigan by way of … [Read more]

Harper is a Free Bird – Golden Eagle Update

This blog will keep you up to date on Harper, the Eastern Golden Eagle that Bernheim is tracking since his stay here this winter. Bernheim, with the help of Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources and the Beckham Bird Club, fitted the adult male with a GPS satellite transmitter. This first of its kind research in the state aims to … [Read more]

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 be set up daily at the … [Read more]

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 to speak with knowledgeable horticulturists about proper … [Read more]

#NameThatEagle

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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 transmitter now indicates he is heading … [Read more]