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ECO Kids Discovery Days: Looking at Leaves

Identify trees by their leaves, using the On Your Own Challenge page to recognize leaf form, arrangement, and shape. The E-C-O stands for Every Child Outside, and that’s exactly where kids can be found during ECO Kids Discovery Days! Discovery Days take place the first and third Saturday of each month at Bernheim’s Visitor Center. […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Tree Hugging

Hug a tree and get to know it better, using the On Your Own Challenge as a guide for discovering the true value of trees. The E-C-O stands for Every Child Outside, and that’s exactly where kids can be found during ECO Kids Discovery Days! Discovery Days take place the first and third Saturday of […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: BloomFest

Join in Bernheim’s annual celebration of spring will also include local artisans, food vendors, a farmers market, musical entertainment, a series of short garden lectures, and tons of great activities for children including arts, crafts, garden faerie house construction and naturalist-led discovery stations. The day also includes the annual Spring Plant Sale.  The annual Spring Plant […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Spring Plant Bingo

Inspect trees and flowers in their spring glory as you work to score bingo through the On Your Own Challenge playing card. The E-C-O stands for Every Child Outside, and that’s exactly where kids can be found during ECO Kids Discovery Days! Discovery Days take place the first and third Saturday of each month at […]

ECO Kids Discovery Days: Tree Architecture

While each tree is unique, they share similar structures and features that can be observed and recorded with the On Your Own Challenge sheet. The E-C-O stands for Every Child Outside, and that’s exactly where kids can be found during ECO Kids Discovery Days! Discovery Days take place the first and third Saturday of each […]

Tree-rific Spring Break Week

In conjunction with the Vanishing Acts: Trees Under Threat exhibit, Bernheim will offer a week of daily drop-in activities and guided programs to celebrate trees and the forest ecosystem. Self-guided activities for exploring the exhibit and learning about trees will also be available. DISCOVERY STATIONS:  11 A.M. – 3 P.M. Hands-on Discovery Stations, featuring a […]

Tree-rific Spring Break Week

In conjunction with the Vanishing Acts: Trees Under Threat exhibit, Bernheim will offer a week of daily drop-in activities and guided programs to celebrate trees and the forest ecosystem. Self-guided activities for exploring the exhibit and learning about trees will also be available. DISCOVERY STATIONS:  11 A.M. – 3 P.M. Hands-on Discovery Stations, featuring a […]

Tree-rific Spring Break Week

In conjunction with the Vanishing Acts: Trees Under Threat exhibit, Bernheim will offer a week of daily drop-in activities and guided programs to celebrate trees and the forest ecosystem. Self-guided activities for exploring the exhibit and learning about trees will also be available. DISCOVERY STATIONS:  11 A.M. – 3 P.M. Hands-on Discovery Stations, featuring a […]