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Spring Break at Bernheim

Spring Break Adventure Week at Bernheim 2014: 

Join us this year from Monday, March 31 through Friday, April 4!

We’ve planned a special week of daily drop-in activities and guided nature hikes for children of all ages. Bernheim also offers on-your-own hiking, fishing, picnicking, wildlife viewing and opportunities for free play at our Children’s Play Garden – not to mention the fields, forests and creeks you are welcome to roam.

Daily Discovery Stations

Hands-on Discovery Stations, featuring a variety of nature, science, art, music and play activities, will be set up daily at the Visitor Center for families to explore at their leisure. Bernheim staff and volunteer naturalists will be on hand to help bring each Discovery Station to life.

  • Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Location: Visitor Center
  • Registration: Not required for individuals and families*
  • Cost: Free; donations welcome

Daily Guided Nature Hike

Bernheim staff and volunteer naturalists will lead a guided nature hike through Bernheim’s spring landscape each afternoon. As you explore the arboretum and forest, you and your family will be challenged to connect with nature in new and exciting ways.

  • Time:  2:00-3:00 p.m.
  • Location: Meet at the Visitor Center
  • Registration: Not required for individuals or families*
  • Cost: Free; donations welcome

*Groups of five or more are advised to make arrangements at least 24 hours in advance by contacting Whitney Wurzel, Manager of Nature-based Education, at whitneyw@bernheim.org or (502) 955-8512.